It's still early in the game. I just got my first one this morning.
They're also suggesting that people not focus on circuit splits -- they're narrow and boring.
I met the author of the necessity paper. Cool guy, graduated 08, clerking on the 5th Circuit now. (Or already finished with clerkship? I forgot.)
Multiple choice question:The number of 2010 (current 3Ls) applying for clerkships this cycle is:A. Up by 50%+B. Up by 25-50%C. Up by 0-25%D. Same or less than last yearGuesses?