Law Clerkships - Justice Ricky Polston

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

Florida Bar Exam Required

Salary: The minimum salary for staff attorneys is $57,906.69, 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 ($52,116.02) 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 1-800-955-8771. 

The Florida Supreme Court is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of Race, Religion, Color, Sex, Age, National Origin or Disability.

Business Hours

Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 pm. EST
Court Holiday Schedule

Florida Supreme Court
500 South Duval Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399
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