The United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas is a public service-oriented
organization focused on providing exceptional customer service to the court, members of the legal
community, and the general public. Currently, we are seeking an innovative and experienced
individual to serve as a Term Law Clerk to a United States Magistrate Judge. There are seven
offices within the Eastern District of Texas: Beaumont, Lufkin, Marshall, Plano, Sherman,
Texarkana, and Tyler.
POSITION OVERVIEW AND DUTIES:
The United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas is accepting applications for
two Term Law Clerk positions to the Honorable Christine Nowak, U.S. Magistrate Judge. The start
date for these positions is August 1, 2021 and September 1, 2021, and they are each a one-year term
with the possibility of continuing up to two years. The term law clerk provides critical support by
conducting legal research and preparing legal memoranda, orders, and draft opinions on both civil and criminal cases.