Nicholas Tsoucalas, Senior Judge, United States Court of International Trade, One Federal Plaza, New York, NY 10278-0001, appointed by President Ronald Reagan on June 9, 1986.
Education: Kent State University, 1949, B.S.; New York Law School, 1951, LL.B.
Career Record: U.S. Navy, 1944-1946, 1951-1952; Private practice, New York City, 1953-1955, 1959-1968; Assistant U.S. Attorney, Southern District of New York, 1955-1959; Supervisor, U.S. Bureau of the Census, 1959-1960; Judge, Criminal Court of the City of New York, 1968-1975, 1982-1986; Acting Justice, Supreme Court of the State of New York, Kings and Queens Counties, 1975-1982.
Standard Chambers Procedures
Executive Assistant: K. Tompkins
Case Manager: Cynthia Love (212) 264-2923
Elias Trahanas, New York Law School, J.D. 2013
George Samiotes, Santa Clara University School of Law, J.D. 2010
One clerk is hired for a two-year clerkship commencing late summer or early fall. Applicant must submit cover letter, resume, law school transcripts, three letters of reference, and a writing sample. Law review or other writing experience and a demonstrated interest in international trade law are considered in ranking applicants. Clerks must be willing to travel for court work.
Senior Judge Tsoucalas accepts applications for interns. Applicants must submit a resume, cover letter detailing your interest in international trade or other work of the court, a copy of law school transcript, and a writing sample of the applicant’s own work. Applicants may submit a letters of recommendation, although they are not required. All internships are unpaid positions.
Positions are filled on a rolling basis, but decisions are generally made around November 1 for spring applicants, April 1 for summer applicants, and August 1 for fall applicants.
Please submit the materials by mail to: Chambers of Senior Judge Nicholas Tsoucalas, U.S. Court of International Trade, One Federal Plaza, New York, NY 10278-0001. On the outside of the envelope, include the following notation: "INTERNSHIP APPLICATION."
Chambers' Contact: Cynthia Love, Case Manager - (212) 264-2923