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Seeking Two Term Law Clerks to U.S. District Judge Jamal N. Whitehead
December 4, 2023 | Erin Stewart

Open until filled. Preference given to résumés received by December 29, 2023.

United States District Judge Jamal Whitehead of the Western District of Washington seeks two term law clerks to begin in June or July 2024. Chambers will review applications as they are received and conduct interviews on a rolling basis.

Representative Duties:  Law clerks work with the Judge on civil and criminal cases filed in the District. Law clerks
conduct research, draft opinions, orders, and memorandums, and work on various longterm projects. Law clerks also assist with courtroom proceedings, general administrative duties, and running chambers on a day-to-day basis.

Qualifications:  Applicants must be graduates of an accredited law school. Applicants must possess superior research and writing skills, quick analytical ability, strong interpersonal and time management skills, and the ability to work well independently and as part of a team. Applicants must have a high regard for confidentiality and a demonstrated commitment an inclusive work environment. Applicants must also be able to function in a highly demanding environment and in the highest ethical manner. Applicants with a prior clerkship or two years of litigation experience are preferred.

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