The Diversity Corporate Partnership provides a unique opportunity for law students to gain exposure to both law firm practice and corporate in-house legal departments. The position includes paid 2022 1L Summer Associate position in our Atlanta, Boston, Palo Alto, or Washington, DC offices as well as a corporate internship with one of Finnegan’s clients. Students would spend the first six weeks of the summer at Finnegan, and the next four weeks at the corporate site. Weekly compensation would be $3,900/week.
We are seeking students who have demonstrated a commitment to pursuing a career in IP law and enhancing diversity in the legal profession. Students are required to have strong academics and an outstanding technical background in the chemical/biological sciences, electrical/mechanical or computer engineering.
Students MUST submit a resume, unofficial undergraduate, graduate (if applicable), and law school transcripts (once grades are posted), and a one-page (max) statement on how you will contribute to the diverse environment at Finnegan. Application submission deadline is December 20, 2021. To apply, please click here.
For additional hiring requirements, please see the attached brochure.