3L State Judicial Clerkship Strategies: 119 Courts with 139 Judges = Lots of Jobs
In addition to the valuable skills you will obtain from doing a clerkship, state court clerkships are one of the best ways to immerse yourself in a community and get to know many attorneys who practice in that location. If you missed the Judicial Clerkship Job Fair, all is not lost as far as applying for state court clerkships. Many judges may not hire on a cycle that allows for interviewing in January for clerkships starting in August.Come learn how to use CDO resources to identify state and local judges and initiate contact with those courts as part of your job search. CDO has developed interactive maps with links to court addresses and can help you research which judges are alums and perfect your techniques to contact those judges and secure a clerkship.