• 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
  • Are You Submitting a Recommendation?Recommenders automatically receive OSCAR account information via email after the applicant creates an application packet. If you previously received login information from OSCAR but cannot locate it, use Forgot Password or Forgot Username links.  For additional assistance, click to contact OSCAR.
  • 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


Nov 20, 2017 1:45 pm

Help Desk Closure - Thanksgiving Day

The OSCAR help desk will be closed on Thursday, November 23, 2017 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.

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