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Term Law Clerk

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Judicial Clerkship

Date Last Verified

Jul 14, 2021

Valid Through

Oct 27, 2021

Posted on

Oct 17, 2020

Min Salary/Max Salary

USD 68994 to 98336 Annually


Plano, TX, United States

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Term Law Clerk
The Honorable Judge Sean D. Jordan
The candidate will be responsible for conducting legal research and preparing legal memoranda, orders and draft opinions on both civil and criminal cases. Must be a law school graduate (or be certified as having completed all law school studies and requirements and merely awaiting conferment of degree) from a law school of recognized standing, and have one or more of the following attributes: Standing within the upper quarter (Top 25%) of the law school class from a law school on the approved list of either the ABA or the Association of American Law Schools; experience on the editorial board of a law review of such a school; graduation from such a school with an LL.M. degree; or demonstrated proficiency in legal studies, which in the opinion of the judge, is the equivalent of one of the above. Should preferably have 2 years of post graduate experience in actual litigation. Ability to analyze and research issues quickly, and then to write clearly, is essential.

Clerkship Term: August 16, 2022 to August 19, 2023.

Application Deadline: March 31, 2022.

Additional info

Announcement Number: 2020-10. Submit cover letter, AO 78 application, resume, original writing sample (unedited by anyone else and 10+ pages in length), grade sheet from undergraduate school and any graduate education grade sheet, and 3 professional references.

Company info

Sean D Jordan
The Honorable Judge
US District Court Eastern District of Texas
7940 Preston Road
Room 101
Plano, TX 75024