A Job for a Year, an Example for a Lifetime: Clerking for Judge Jane Richards Roth
Of Courtiers and Princes: Stories of Lower Court Clerks and Their Judges (Todd C. Peppers, ed., 2021)
14 Pages Posted: 19 Jan 2021
Date Written: December 2, 2020
This essay, prepared for a volume on the role of law clerks to lower-court judges, includes reflections on clerking for Judge Jane Roth from the author and several of her other past clerks. It also includes observations on clerking more generally, as well as a brief recounting of the author's own clerkship search in the spring of 1992.
Keywords: judge, clerk, law clerk, court of appeals
JEL Classification: K00, K4, K40, K41
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