Monday, December 7, 2015

ABA Diversity Clerkship Program

The American Bar Association Business Law Section presents the Diversity Clerkship Program. Apply to be one of nine students placed in the Business Law Section Diversity Clerkship Program for the opportunity to gain invaluable experience, work with accomplished business court judges, and earn a stipend.

The objectives of the Diversity Clerkship include: 
  • To encourage more diverse law students to apply for clerkship positions 
  • To foster relationships between business court judges and diverse law students 
  • To provide students with a foundation in various aspects of business law

Students are placed in clerkships across the country including the Philadelphia Commerce Court or the Delaware Court of Chancery. Applicants must be diverse first or second year students currently enrolled at an ABA-accredited law school, demonstrate financial need, and be a member of the ABA Law Student Division and Business Law Section.

Apply by Friday, January 8, 2016. Learn more about the Diversity Clerkship Program, previous clerks, and how to apply at ambar.org/blclerkship.