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The Los Angeles Superior Court accepts applications for Law Clerk positions on an as needed basis.

Applicants are required to complete and submit online: a Los Angeles Superior Court Employment Application and a Supplemental Information Sheet, a resume, current law school transcript, writing samples (e.g., drafted pleading, legal publication, etc.), and a list of three professional references.

For more information and to begin the application process, please see and click on Employment.

The Managing Research Attorney and the Research Attorney and Law Clerk Committee will only review complete applications. No applications will be accepted by fax or via email. Hearing impaired applicants with telephone-teletype equipment may leave typewritten messages at: (213) 613-4797.

Only the most qualified applicants, based upon a review of submitted application materials, will be scheduled for an interview and may be placed on an eligibility list. As openings occur, eligible candidates may be interviewed for specific assignments. Placement on the eligibility list does not guarantee an offer of employment.

The Court is an equal-opportunity employer and is seeking applicants who reflect the diverse legal community.

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