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    LAW CLERKSHIPS AT THE COURT

    Justice Ricky Polston

    Florida Supreme Court
    500 South Duval Street
    Tallahassee, Florida 32399-1925


    Number of Positions Currently Open: 0

    Judicial Clerkship Application Procedure:

  • cover letter, including statement of interest
  • resume, including GPA and class rank
  • writing sample
  • 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 $49,352.28. Appointments above the minimum may be made based on experience, but positions usually are filled at the minimum due to budget constraints. Appointments are 10% below the minimum ($44,417.88) if the individual is not a member of the Florida Bar.  


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    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.