Congratulations to UF’s Judicial Law Clerks

Published: January 22nd, 2007

Category: News Briefs

Congratulations to the UF Law students and grads who have secured judicial clerkships. Pictured above from left are John Rains, who will clerk for Judge Edward Carnes, U.S. 11th Circuit Court of Appeals in Montgomery, Alabama; Christine Menendez, who will clerk for Judge Susan Cawthon Bucklew, U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida in Tampa; and Derek Dilberian, who will clerk for Judge Kevin Thomas Duffy, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York in Manhattan.

Other law students selected for clerkships are Susan Warner, who will clerk for Judge Virginia Hernandez Covington, U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida in Jacksonville; Joshua Curry, who will clerk for Magistrate Judge Elizabeth Timothy, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida in Pensacola; and Yelizaveta (Liz) Batres, who will clerk for Judge Barry J. Stone, 4th District Court of Appeal in West Palm Beach.

The state and federal court systems offer invaluable experiences for law students and graduates. Keep your eye out for upcoming programming in March about the federal judicial clerkship system, staff attorney positions, and other career paths in our judiciary.

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