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Judicial Clerkships: Job Search Resources 


The 2023-2024 Guide to State Judicial Clerkship Procedures

This leading guide published by Vermont Law School provides job search information on state judicial clerkships nationwide. WVU Law users can contact Law Library staff for the username and password to access this guide at

Insight and Inside Information for Select State Court Clerkships

This resource from the National Association for Law Placement (NALP) provides job search information on state clerkships nationwide.


The Online System for Clerkship Application and Review (OSCAR) provides information and an application procedures for federal clerkships and staff attorney positions. Law school graduates or students with two years of law school grades can register for an OSCAR account.

U.S. Courts Careers

This website provides select postings for federal clerkships and other jobs such as appellate staff attorney positions, federal public defender positions, and more. 

ABA Judicial Clerkship Program

The Judicial Clerkship Program (JCP) is a joint effort of the ABA Council for Diversity in the Educational Pipeline and the ABA Judicial Division. The program is designed to bring judges and underrepresented law students together through structured networking and educational activities that encourage them to apply for judicial clerkships.