McAndrews Diversity in Patent Law Fellowship

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1L
As part of McAndrews’ long-standing commitment to fostering a diverse work environment, the firm is proud to offer its annual “Diversity in Patent Law Fellowship" as part of our summer associates program.


The individual chosen must possess a diverse background, a technical degree in science or engineering, and a commitment to pursuing a patent law career in Chicago. As a summer associate, the Diversity Fellow gains crucial experience in a wide range of IP and complex technology matters, is mentored by a senior member of the firm' Diversity Committee, and is eligible for a second clerkship in the firm' summer associates program.


We encourage candidates to apply as early as possible as in-person interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis.
Award
$5,000 stipend and a paid summer clerkship
Application Period
September 1, 2020-January 15, 2021
Deadline
January 15, 2021

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