The Honorable Dora L. Irizarry, U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of New York, is currently accepting applications for one (1) clerkship position, starting in July 2022.
At least two years of practice as an attorney prior to start date of clerkship.
Excellent research, writing, and analytical skills, although participation in Law Review or a Journal is not a prerequisite.
Military and/or other life/career experience is a plus.
Excellent organizational, administrative, and time management skills.
Must be vaccinated fully against COVID-19 (including a booster shot).
In light of the COVID-19 pandemic and the delay in delivery and processing of U.S. mail, interested applicants must forward their application package in PDF format via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Application package must include:
One-page cover letter describing your background, career goals, and setting forth why you are interested in a clerkship with Judge Irizarry specifically.
Official law school transcript.
One writing sample of recent vintage, no longer than 15 pages. Journal or research articles will NOT be accepted.
Three letters of recommendation, including at least one from a recent employer. The deadline for receipt of materials is February 4, 2022.