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  • Are You Hiring?Federal judges and appellate staff attorney offices use OSCAR to post law clerk positions and accept applications online or by mail, email or fax. Judges and staff attorney offices who are not hiring can maintain an OSCAR profile to advise potential applicants of their hiring status. Register Now
  • Are You Applying?Current second-year and third-year law students as well as law school graduates use OSCAR to apply to federal clerkship and staff attorney positions. Register Now
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  • Are You a Court Administrator?For court HR staff, OSCAR provides an administrator account to assist judges with clerkship hiring and maintaining OSCAR accounts, as well as hiring non-chambers law clerks. Register Now

Latest OSCAR News

Feb 13, 2017 3:03 pm

Rising 2Ls will gain full access to OSCAR on July 1, 2017 and there is currently no hiring freeze for the judicial branch.

Feb 02, 2017 12:03 pm

New positions opened and hiring practices updates for the month of January 2017.

Jan 09, 2017 12:27 pm

New positions opened and hiring practices updates for the month of December 2016.