Law Clerk Hiring

Information may be found at:
Online System for Clerkship Application and Review (OSCAR)

Also see additional information regarding law clerk hiring for the following judges:

Judge Robinson does not anticipate any vacancies at this time.


Judge Murguia does not anticipate any vacancies at this time.


Judge Melgren does not anticipate any vacancies at this time.


Judge Crabtree is accepting applications for a one-year term clerk position for the 2020-2021 term.

Please email application materials to Judge Crabtree's chambers at ksd_crabtree_chambers@ksd.uscourts.gov.

Application materials should include: a resume, cover letter, writing sample, three letters of recommendation, and a law school transcript.

Judge Crabtree will consider applications from: (a) students who ranked in the top 25% of their law school class; or (b) students meeting the specifications in (a) and who have some experience as a practicing lawyer or in other judicial clerkships. Judge Crabtree also prefers applicants with law review or other closely supervised writing experience, and with ties to Kansas or nearby areas.


Judge Broomes has a current position open for a Term Law Clerk, with an approximate start date of August 2020. Please click here for more information.

Judge Teeter does not anticipate any vacancies at this time.


Judge Crow does not anticipate any vacancies at this time.


Judge Lungstrum does not anticipate any vacancies at this time.


Senior Judge Vratil does not anticipate any vacancies at this time.


Judge Marten does not anticipate any vacancies at this time.


Judge O'Hara does not anticipate any vacancies at this time.


For information on position availability and application procedures, please refer to OSCAR.


Judge Gale does not anticipate any vacancies at this time.


Judge James does not anticipate any vacancies at this time.

Judge Birzer does not anticipate any vacancies at this time.


U.S. Federal Court District of Kansas