July 12, 2018 | Professor Derek Muller has written a Federal Clerkship Report of Recent Graduates, 2018 edition (SSRN). Professor Muller has developed similar reports over the last several years at his blog, Excess of Democracy. This year, he has created the first edition of an annual analysis of the present state of legal education and federal judicial clerkships.
Abstract of Federal Clerkship Report of Recent Graduates:
This Report offers an analysis of the overall hiring of recent law school graduates into federal judicial clerkships between 2015-2017 for each law school. It includes an overall hiring report, regional reports, overall hiring trends, an elite hiring report, and trends concerning judicial vacancies.