Richard K. Eaton, born in Walton, N.Y.; son of Paul F. Eaton and Frances Kellogg Eaton; B.A., Ithaca College 1970; J.D., Union University Albany Law School 1974; Chief of Staff, United States Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan 1983, 1991-93; associate attorney, Mudge Rose Guthrie Alexander & Ferdon 1983-1991, partner 1993-95; partner Stroock & Stroock & Lavan 1995-99; assumed duties as Judge of the United States Court of International Trade January 3, 2000.
Judicial Assistant: Enid D. Francis
Current Law Clerks:
Emma L. Tiner, 2018-2020, Albany Law School, 2018
Alison M. Rende, 2017, Pace Law School, 2002
• Law Clerks: Clerkship applicants must submit a signed cover letter, résumé, official law school transcript, at least two letters of reference, and one unedited writing sample, maximum of 15 pages. Law review or other publication experience is considered in ranking applicants.
Applications for the 2018-2020 law clerk position are now closed. Applications for the 2020-2022 law clerk position will be accepted beginning May 1, 2019 through August 1, 2019. Applicants are encouraged to email application packages to RKE_Applicants@cit.uscourts.gov.
• Internships: Internships are not available until Summer of 2020.