The federal judicial selection process can seem obscure to those interested in pursuing a seat on the bench. This guide alerts potential candidates to the intricacies of the process, pitfalls to avoid and provides suggestions for a successful candidacy.
JAS, in partnership with the American Constitution Society, Hispanic National Bar Association, National Asian Pacific American Bar Association, National Association of Women Judges, National Bar Association, National Congress of American Indians and National LGBT Bar Association is hosting a reception marking the release of a joint publication, The Path to the Federal Bench: A “How To” Guide on Pursuing a Federal Judgeship.
The report will be released at a May 31st reception in Washington, D.C. hosted by the Jones Day law firm on its Capitol Terrace at 51 Louisiana Avenue, N.W. The reception begins at 6 p.m., with a brief program at 6:30 p.m. Special guest, Judge Theodore McKee, Chief Judge of the Third Circuit, will deliver remarks. RSVP for the event here.