Nearly 90 percent of Keker, Van Nest & Peters attorneys clerked for federal judges at all levels of the judicial system and all around the country. 

U.S. Supreme Court

Chief Justice Earl Warren John Keker, 1970-1971
Associate Justice Anthony M. Kennedy Eugene Paige, 2000-2001

 

U.S. Court of Appeals

1st Circuit
Judge Sandra Lynch Matan Shacham, 2008-2009
2nd Circuit
Judge James L. Oakes Jo Golub, 2005-2006
3rd Circuit
Judge Theodore A. McKee  Khari Tillery, 2003-2004
Judge Marjorie O. Rendell Benjamin Berkowitz, 2005-2006
6th Circuit
Judge Ronald L. Gilman Andrew Bruns, 2014-2015
7th Circuit
Judge Richard A. Posner  Jeffrey Chanin, 1981-1982
Judge Richard A. Posner  Thomas Gorman, 2010-2011
8th Circuit
Judge James B. Loken Paven Malhotra, 2005-2006
9th Circuit
Judge Alex Kozinski Eugene Paige, 1998-1999
Judge Procter Hug, Jr. Matthew Werdegar, 1999-2000
Judge Marsha Berzon Ajay Krishnan, 2003-2004
Judge Kim M. Wardlaw  Warren Braunig, 2005-2006
Judge William C. Canby, Jr. Simona Agnolucci, 2006-2007
Judge William C. Canby, Jr. William Hicks, 2006-2007
Judge Mary M. Schroeder  Sharif Jacob, 2007-2008
Judge Sidney R. Thomas Sophie Hood, 2011-2012
Judge John T. Noonan Elizabeth McCloskey, 2011-2012
Judge Jerome Farris Jay Rapaport, 2011-2012
Judge Sidney R. Thomas Chessie Thacher, 2011-2012
Judge Sidney R. Thomas Philip Tassin, 2012-2013
Judge Michael Daly Hawkins Travis Silva, 2013-2014
Judge Dorothy Nelson Maya Karwande, 2014-2015
Judge Raymond C. Fisher  Sean Arenson, 2015-2016
Judge John T. Noonan, Jr. Jason George, 2015-2016
Judge Susan P. Graber Franco Muzzio, 2015-2016
Judge M. Margaret McKeown Bevan A. Dowd, 2016-2017
Judge J. Clifford Wallace Abe Fine, 2016-2017
Judge Milan D. Smith, Jr.  Cody Gray, 2016-2017
Judge Richard A. Paez Katie Lynn Joyce, 2016-2017
Judge Alex Kozinski Jee Young (Grace) Kim, 2016-2017
Judge Judge John Owens Divya Musinipally, 2016-2017
Judge Milan D. Smith, Jr. Christina Lee, 2017-2018
Judge Marsha Berzon Niall Roberts, 2017-2018
Judge Andrew J. Kleinfeld Gavin Thole, 2017-2018
10th Circuit
Judge Mary Beck Briscoe Justina Kahn Sessions, 2010-2011
Judge Neil M. Gorsuch W. Hamilton Jordan, 2014-2015
Judge Carlos Lucero Bryn Williams, 2014-2015
Judge Jerome A. Holmes Ankur Shingal, 2017-2018
Judge Harris Hartz Victor Yu, 2017-2018
11th Circuit
Judge Beverly Martin Sarah Salomon, 2015-2016
Judge Jill Pryor Christopher Sun, 2015-2016
Judge Jill Pryor Anna Porto, 2017-2018
District of Columbia Circuit
Judge Roger Robb Stuart Gasner, 1981-1982
Judge David Tatel Cody Harris, 2007-2008
Judge Judith W. Rogers Bailey Heaps, 2014-2015
Judge Nina Pillard Eduardo Santacana, 2014-2015
Federal Circuit
Judge Sharon Prost Matthias Kamber, 2003-2004
Judge Raymond T. Chen David Rosen, 2013-2014
Judge Sharon Prost Kristen Lovin, 2015-2016

 

State Supreme Courts

California
Judge Mariano-Florentino Cueller Jason George, 2017-2018

 

U.S. District Courts

Alabama Middle District
Judge Myron H. Thompson Brook Dooley, 2003-2004
Alabama Northern District
Judge Abdul K. Kallon Bevan A. Dowd, 2015-2016
California Central District
Judge Kim McLane Wardlaw R. James Slaughter, 1996-1997
Judge Christina A. Snyder Nicholas Goldberg, 2010-2011
Judge Valerie Baker Fairbank Elizabeth McCloskey, 2010-2011
Judge Virginia A. Phillips Maya Karwande, 2013-2014
Judge Virginia A. Phillips Franco Muzzio, 2016-2017
Judge Jesus G. Bernal Maya Perelman, 2016-2017
Judge Virginia A. Phillips Patrick Murray, 2017-2018
California Eastern District
Judge David F. Levi Daniel Purcell, 1998-1999
Judge David F. Levi Adam Lauridsen , 2006-2007
California Northern District
Judge William H. Orrick Robert Van Nest, 1978-1979
Judge William F. Schwarzer Jan Little, 1981-1982
Judge Robert F. Peckham Susan Harriman, 1984-1985
Judge Martin J. Jenkins R. James Slaughter, 1997-1998
Judge D. Lowell Jensen Matthew Werdegar, 1998-1999
Judge Samuel L. Conti Steven Taylor, 2000-2001
Judge Martin J. Jenkins Khari Tillery, 2002-2003
Judge Samuel L. Conti Eric MacMichael, 2003-2004
Judge Saundra Brown Armstrong Benedict Hur, 2004-2005
Judge William F. Schwarzer Adam Lauridsen, 2005-2006
Judge William Alsup  Ryan Wong, 2009-2010
Judge Richard G. Seeborg W. Hamilton Jordan, 2013-2014
Judge Jon Tigar Eduardo Santacana, 2013-2014
Judge Thelton Henderson Shayne Henry, 2014-2015
Judge William Alsup Abe Fine, 2014-2016
Judge Richard G. Seeborg Cody Gray, 2015-2016
Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. Ian Kanig, 2015-2016
Judge James Donato Jee Young (Grace) Kim, 2016-2016
Judge Lucy H. Koh Jason George, 2016-2017
Judge Vince Chhabria Niall Roberts, 2016-2017
Judges Lucy H. Koh, Edward Davila, Beth Freeman Kristen Lovin, 2016-2017
Judge Edward Davila Kristen Lovin, 2017-2018
Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. José Martinez, 2017-2018
California Southern District
Judge Judith N. Keep David Silbert, 1995-1996
Chief Judge Ted Moskowitz Ben Rothstein, 2011-2012
Judge Gonzalo P. Curiel Christina Lee, 2016-2017
Judge Donald Middlebrooks Molly Caldwell Villagra, 2016-2017
Illinois Northern District
Judge Rebecca Pallmeyer Andrew Bruns, 2013-2014, 2015-2016
Judge Matthew Kennelly Morgan Sharma, 2016-2017
Judge Virginia M. Kendall Ankur Shingal, 2016-2017
Louisiana Eastern District
Judge Veronica D. Wicker Brian Ferrall, 1991-1992
Massachusetts District Court
Judge Patti B. Saris Erin Meyer, 2009-2011
Michigan Western District
Judge Robert J. Jonker Reid Mullen, 2008-2009
New York Eastern District
Judge I. Leo Glasser  Steven Hirsch, 1988-1989
New York Southern District
Judge Whitman Knapp  Elliot Peters, 1985-1986
Judge Robert P. Patterson, Jr. Chessie Thacher, 2012-2013
Oklahoma Northern District
Judge Claire V. Eagan Justina Kahn Sessions, 2009-2010 
Pennsylvania Eastern District
Judge Bruce W. Kaufman Laurie Mims, 2002-2003
Judge Michael Baylson Cecily Harris, 2016-2017
Pennsylvania Western District
Judge Mark R. Hornak Gavin Thole, 2016-2017
Texas Northern District
Judge Patrick E. Higginbotham   Jeffrey Chanin, 1980-1981
Texas Southern District
Judge Vanessa D. Gilmore Jo Golub, 2003-2005
Judge Keith P. Ellison Bailey Heaps, 2013-2014
Virginia Eastern District
Judge J. Calvitt Clarke, Jr.  Christopher Kearney, 1985-1986
Vermont District Court
Judge Christina Reiss Katie Lynn Joyce, 2015-2016
Washington Western District
Judge James L. Robert Jennifer Huber, 2006-2007