• 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

Applicant Prep Kit

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Get ready for the July 1st entry date with resources curated by current 2Ls.

Latest OSCAR News

Apr 04, 2017 2:09 pm

The OSCAR Program Office is pleased to announce the release of two resources that we hope will be helpful to the entire OSCAR community as rising 2Ls begin to enter the system and another season of hiring ramps up.

Apr 04, 2017 8:12 am

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

Mar 01, 2017 12:50 pm

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