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Judge Jennifer Choe-Groves

JENNIFER CHOE-GROVES, Judge, United States Court of International Trade, One Federal Plaza, New York, NY 10278-0001. Nominated by the President of the United States on July 30, 2015 and confirmed unanimously by the United States Senate on June 6, 2016.  Judge Choe-Groves was sworn into office on June 9, 2016.

Education: Princeton University, 1991, A.B.; Rutgers School of Law-Newark, 1994, J.D.; Columbia Law School, 1998, LL.M. 

Career Record:  Judge Choe-Groves began her professional career serving as an Assistant District Attorney in the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office under District Attorney Robert Morgenthau.  She served in the Executive Office of the President of the United States under President George W. Bush and President Barack Obama as Senior Director for Intellectual Property and Innovation and as Chair of the Special 301 Committee for the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR).  Prior to her appointment to the United States Court of International Trade, Judge Choe-Groves was in private practice.   

Standard Chambers Procedures

Executive Assistant: Ilene Lee

Case Manager: Steve Taronji (212) 264-1611

Current Law Clerks:

Zoe A. Wong, University of Washington School of Law, J.D. 2017

Neil I. Teller, University of Connecticut School of Law, J.D. 2007

Hiring Policies:

Law Clerk:  Applications are currently being considered.

Applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, law school transcript, at least two letters of recommendations, and a writing sample. Law review or other writing experience and an interest in international trade law are highly considered in ranking applicants. Please note that all law clerks must be a U.S. citizen at the time of hiring. Clerks must be willing to travel for court work. Decisions will be made on a rolling basis.

Please submit materials by mail to: Chambers of Judge Jennifer Choe-Groves, U.S. Court of International Trade, One Federal Plaza, New York, N.Y. 10278-0001 and mark the envelope “Clerkship Application”.

Internship:  Applications are currently being considered.

Applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, law school transcript, and a writing sample. Applicants showing an interest in international trade law are considered in ranking applications. Interns will work directly with law clerks. Please note that all internships are unpaid positions. All interns must have legal working status for the U.S. at the time of hiring and U.S. citizens are preferred. Decisions will be made on a rolling basis.

Please submit materials by mail to: Chambers of Judge Jennifer Choe-Groves, U.S. Court of International Trade, One Federal Plaza, New York, N.Y. 10278-0001 and mark the envelope “Internship Application”.

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