Our remarkable Clerkship Peer Mentors are equipped to offer insight and answer questions as applicants navigate the application process. 

Interested in serving as a Peer Mentor?  Please contact OJC directly.  We'd welcome your participation.

 

OJC Programming

Past Events

In the 2018-2019 Academic Year, OJC has hosted or co-sponsored the following events:

  • September 20 - Joint Intro to Careers (OJC, OCS & SJI)
  • October 17 - Clerkships 101
  • October 25 - Clerkship Peer Mentor Program Kick-Off
  • October 31 - Clerkships Lunch Chat with Prof. Kellen Funk
  • November 12 - Conversation with Judge Engelmayer & Prof. Richman on Criminal Sentencing
  • November 28 - A Conversation with Judge Batts: Trailblazing and the Bench
  • February 25 - Women in the Judiciary Panel: Judges Naomi Reice Buchwald & Jenny Rivera
  • February 28 - OSCAR Party - Nuts & Bolts of Clerkship Applications
  • April 4 - Views from the Bench: EDNY Judges
  • April 24 - Clerkship Panel with Faculty
  • May 1 - Path the the Bench: Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson

 

Future Events

In the 2019-2020 Academic Year, OJC will host or co-sponsored the following events:

Fall

  • September 5 - The Clerkship Pipeline Kick-Off Party - click HERE for more information
  • September 19 - The Life of a Federal Law Clerk - click HERE for more information
  • September 24 - Supreme Court Information Session  - click HERE for more information
  • October 10 - Alumni Latinx Judges Panel "Views from the Bench" 
  • November 7 - A Conversarion with the Honorable Mimi Tsankov, Immigration Court Judge and NAIJ Eastern Region VP
  • November 13 - Clerkship 101 for 1Ls
  • November 14 - An Introduction to Bankruptcy Courts
  • December 5 - First Annual Clerks Holiday Cocktail Party

Spring

  • January 30 - Introduction to Magistrate Courts (SDNY/EDNY perspective)
  • February 5 - OSCAR Launch Party
  • February 9 - The Administration of the Federal Courts - Part 1 - Circuit Executives
  • March 9 - Journals & Clerkships
  • March 12 - The Administration of the Federal Courts - Part 2 - Office of the Clerk
  • April 22 - A Model of Collegiality - The Newark Federal Courts
  • May 21 - 2L Clerkship Application "All-Nighter"
  • June 15 - Federal Judges Begin REview of 2L Applications
  • August 17 - Alumni Law Clerk Bootcamp