Tag Archives: law clerk

Judge Kavanaugh Three-peats Three-Mile Victory

Sure, Judge Kavanaugh is frequently said to be on the short list of likely Supreme Court nominees if Romney wins the White House. But his frontrunner credentials were secured earlier this month when his name topped an even more competitive list Continue reading

One in Three Supreme Court Clerks Has Clerked on the D.C. Circuit

More than one third of the Supreme Court clerks for October Term 2012 will be former D.C. Circuit clerks Continue reading

Law Clerk Ranks Among the Top 10 Most Hated Jobs

According to “a survey of hundreds of thousands of employees” this year, law clerks have the 7th most hated job in the nation, reports CNBC. If you’re feeling bored with your bench memo, just be glad you’re not a Director of Information Technology (#1). And if you’re clerking for a federal judge, be grateful you’re earning more than the national median salary for law clerks: $39,780.

Here’s the full list:

1. Director of Information Technology

2. Director of Sales and Marketing

3. Product Manager

4. Senior Web Developer

5. Technical Specialist

6. Electronics Technician

7. Law Clerk

8. Technical Support Analyst

9. CNC Machinist

10. Marketing Manager

(Hat Tip: TaxProf Blog)