Judges' clerks positions for 2018

Honours students, with outstanding grades, who will complete their undergraduate law degree studies this year, are invited to apply for positions as judges’ clerks which will become available in the Supreme Court, the Court of Appeal and the High Court of New Zealand early in 2018.
The appointments will generally be for two-year terms. Those appointed will be expected to serve for the entire period.

Applications should be forwarded in hard copy to

Sabrina Schulte

(Executive Assistant to the Dean’s Office)

Faculty of Law, Private Bag 92019, Auckland 1142

(drop ins: Building 801, Level 4, Room 4.02)


The application should include

  • a curriculum vitae,
  • a record of grades achieved in the University courses of study (a print-out from SSO will be sufficient for the purposes of the application)
  • the names of two referees (at least one of which should be an academic lawyer) who may be contacted in relation to suitability for appointment, and
  • short covering letter saying why the applicant would like the position

Deadline for applications is no later than 17 March 2017.