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Spring 2013 - Preparing for a Federal District Clerkship

Petrie, Sean J

Course ID: 279M  Unique # 29190  Credit Hours: 2  (Pass/Fail only)
Meeting DaysTimesLocation
   Thursday 3:45 pm - 5:35 pm TNH 3.126
Exam Type   Date   Time      Name Range   Room  
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Registration Information
This course is restricted to upper division students only.
Course/Seminar - APPLICATION REQUIRED. Application and/or instructions on how to apply for this course can be accessed on the web: http://www.utexas.edu/law/sao/academics/apps.html._For early registration, enter this unique number last.
** This course meets the Professional Skills requirement for graduation.

Description
This class is only open to students who have already accepted a clerkship with either (1) a federal district judge, or (2) a federal magistrate judge.  It will cover the common legal issues that judicial clerks encounter, as well as the writing and research that clerks are expected to do.  Students will draft orders and complete other smaller assignments.

Enrollment is limited.  Interested students must complete and submit a short application.