As a White & Case 1L Diversity Fellowship recipient, you will participate in our ten-week Summer Program in Boston, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, New York or Washington, DC. Fellows will participate in an intensive training program in New York leading up to our US Summer Associate Conference. As a fellow, you will partake in all aspects of the Summer Program, including our training sessions, the US Summer Associate Conference, ongoing mentorship opportunities, networking with our lawyers and attendance at social events. You will also gain valuable insight into what we do and what it means to practice law simply by working with and observing our lawyers. We know that timely and meaningful feedback is important to your professional growth, and you will receive feedback regarding your work over the course of the summer. A successful fellow will be invited to return to the Firm for the following summer.
The selection process is highly competitive, and a successful candidate will possess:
- Strong academic credentials
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Leadership abilities
- A demonstrated commitment to promoting diversity and inclusion in your community or at school
- The desire to pursue a global career in an international law firm