Number of Positions Currently Open: 0
Judicial Clerkship Application Procedure:
cover letter, including statement of interest
resume, including GPA and class rank
list of references
transcripts (law school and undergraduate)
Primary selection criteria: Class rank in top 10%; law review or comparable (law review editor preferred); writing and research experience
Applications accepted beginning: Now (until filled)
Number of clerkships available: Varies from year to year
Position length: Usually 2 years
Florida Bar Exam Required
Salary: The minimum salary for staff attorneys is $50,908, with graduation from an accredited law school and membership in the Florida Bar. Positions usually are filled at the minimum due to budget constraints. Appointments are 10% below the minimum ($45,817.20) if the individual is not a member of the Florida Bar.
Please return to:
- Tamara Adkins
- Judicial Assistant to Justice Ricky Polston
- The Florida Supreme Court
- 500 South Duval Street
- Tallahassee, Florida 32399-1925
WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. WE DO NOT DISCRIMINATE ON THE BASIS OF RACE, RELIGION, COLOR, SEX, AGE, NATIONAL ORIGIN OR DISABILITY.
IF YOU NEED AN ACCOMMODATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THE APPLICATION/SELECTION PROCESS, PLEASE CALL THE CONTACT PERSON AT THE NUMBER INDICATED FOR EACH RESPECTIVE POSITION. PERSONS USING A TDD MAY CALL THE CONTACT PERSON THROUGH THE FLORIDA RELAY SERVICE AT 771.