Become a Fellow
The Francis D. Murnaghan, Jr. Appellate Advocacy Fellowship is awarded annually to a recent law graduate who has completed a judicial clerkship. The Fellow must have passed a state bar examination and be eligible for admission to the bar of that state by the commencement of the Fellowship. Applicants should possess excellent research and writing skills and a demonstrable commitment to social justice.
To apply for the 2020-2021 Fellowship (beginning September 2020), applicants should submit a resume, law school transcript, the names of three professional or academic references, and a brief statement of interest. We request this application by October 21, 2019.
To apply by mail, please send application materials to:
Francis D. Murnaghan, Jr. Appellate Advocacy Fellowship
c/o Public Justice Center
1 North Charles Street, Suite 200
Baltimore, MD 21201
To apply electronically, please send application materials to: