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UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT

Eastern District of Texas

Judge Rodney Gilstrap, Chief Judge
David A. O'Toole, Clerk of Court

Term Law Clerk

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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.

Open until filled