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Welcome to the Law Clerk Application System for the Federal Court, the Federal Court of Appeal, and the Court Martial Appeal Court of Canada.

You may use information from your previous application to apply for the current year. However, you will need to submit a new cover page and a new curriculum vitae. Your most recent law transcript must also be resubmitted directly by the university.

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You can exit, re-enter, and edit your application until it is submitted. Once you have submitted your application, you will be able to view it and see its status. However, you will only be able to update your contact information.

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Privacy Statement

Thank you for visiting our web site and reviewing our Privacy Statement. We are committed to protecting the personal information that we collect in the course of this application process, in accordance with all applicable regulatory requirements, including applicable privacy legislation. This Privacy Statement sets forth the guidelines used for the collection and use of the information you submit to us.

Your information is stored and processed completely within Canada.

We recognize that much of the information you submit to us is personal in nature. We collect and use personal information for the sole purpose of processing your application for a clerkship.

The information we gather is accessed only by judges and staff of the Courts Administration Service in relation to the courts to which you have applied, and only for the purpose of the selection process.

We do not disclose your information to third parties, including combined demographic or statistical information derived from the web site.

We collect personally identifiable information (name, email address, or other unique identifiers) only if specifically knowingly provided by you.

We use cookies, which are small pieces of information that are sent to your computer when you access our web site and click on “Register”. Cookies are used to store your email address and access code, so that you will not have to type it in each time that you access our web application.

Personal information is used in accordance with our retention and disposal policy. Once personal information is no longer required to fulfill the identified purpose or other legal requirements, it will be destroyed, deleted or made anonymous.

If you wish to withdraw your consent or to opt out of the use of your information for the purpose identified in this Privacy Statement, you may do so by contacting:

We have implemented measures designed to secure your personal information from accidental loss and from unauthorized access, use, alteration or disclosure. However, we cannot guarantee that unauthorized third parties will never be able to defeat those measures or use your personal information for improper purposes. If we become aware of accidental or intentional exposure, or disclosure, of your personal information, we will notify you with the relevant information regarding disclosure, or possible disclosure; to the extent it can be determined.

By submitting your application through this website, you are consenting to the collection and use of your personal information for the purposes identified in this Privacy Statement.