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Want to know more about the United States Courts? Learn about the federal judiciary, duties of federal law clerks and staff attorneys, qualifications, salary, and benefits of working with us.

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As you begin your legal career, consider gaining valuable experience through a judicial clerkship or staff attorney position with the United States Courts.

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Mastering OSCAR: How to Apply Online

In this video, we show applicants how to apply for positions as law clerks or staff attorneys. The video highlights how to ready application materials; create and submit an application online; view all their applications; and edit, delete, or withdraw an application..

Video Length: 7:22

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