1+ months

2024 2L Summer Associate - San Francisco

San Francisco, CA 94102
Job Description: Summer associates work on a wide range of challenging legal assignments comparable to those of junior associates, typically including legal research, analysis and drafting. Summer associates are invited to attend depositions, mediations, deal closings, client meetings, trials and other professional activities and events. We also offer opportunities for our summer associates to engage in pro bono work. Perkins Coie seeks summer associates who have demonstrated academic excellence, leadership in and service to the community, and dedication to excellence in the legal profession. Candidates must be currently enrolled students in good standing pursuing the degree of Juris Doctor at an ABA-accredited law school. The application process will require and prompt you to attach your resume, law school transcripts, a writing sample (10-page max), and a cover letter explaining your areas of interest and geographical preference. If you are applying for the 2L Diversity Fellowship, you will also need to attach a personal statement. To learn more about the Diversity Fellowship, including eligibility criteria, click here. This position is not benefits-eligible; however, paid holidays are available. The monthly salary for this position in California, New York, and Washington State is $17,917 per month. Perkins Coie understands your career is about choices, not trade-offs. We're dedicated to providing an atmosphere that encourages you to pursue your definition of success. Click HERE to learn more. Please click HERE for more information. Perkins Coie is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or any other category prohibited by local, state or federal law. This policy applies to all aspects of employment, including recruitment, placement, promotion, transfer, demotion, compensation, benefits, social and recreational activities and termination. The Firm ranked 39th this year! Learn more HERE Read the full 2023 report HERE Learn more HERE Learn More HERE
Posted: 2023-06-02 Expires: 2023-10-24

Perkins Coie understands your career is about choices, not trade-offs. Named one of the country's "100 Best Places to Work For" by FORTUNE magazine for 21 consecutive years, we provide an exceptional foundation on which to continue or expand your practice. During the past three years, we have hired more than 200 lateral attorneys firmwide at all experience levels. Our attorneys have broad and diverse backgrounds both within and outside the practice of law. By focusing on outstanding client service, superior legal work and generous pro bono and community involvement opportunities, we're dedicated to providing an atmosphere that encourages you to pursue your definition of success--both inside and outside the office.

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2024 2L Summer Associate - San Francisco

Perkins Coie LLP
San Francisco, CA 94102

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