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May 3, 2010

Minority representation in clerkships

Filed under: Job Search — Tags: — uhlawlibrary @ 12:38 pm

Is minority representation among court clerks keeping up with the increasing number of minority graduates? The dearth of minority law clerks at all levels of the judiciary, including the Supreme Court, has prompted Congress to pressure the federal judiciary to increase its efforts to hire more minority law clerks. Why is recruiting minorities a challenge? Read more at: http://www.law.com/jsp/article.jsp?id=1202457559757&Federal_Judiciary_Shows_Little_Progress_on_Hiring_of_Minority_Clerks

Check out the demographic profile of judicial clerks at: http://www.nalp.org/jun2008demographicprofile

Other demographic statistics: http://www.nalp.org/minoritieswomen


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