A: We expect to hire one summer associate for the 2019 summer program.
A: University of Pennsylvania
A: In 2018 we will visit the Loyola Patent Law Interview Program and participate in OCI at Georgetown, UC Irvine, University of Houston, and University of Pennsylvania. The Philadelphia office is also represented by interviewers from our other offices at various campuses during OCI. In addition, we conduct resume drops at American, George Mason, George Washington University, Michigan, Rutgers, Santa Clara, Stanford, Temple, UC Berkeley, UVA, and Villanova; review the resumes of write-in applicants; and consider students who do not attend schools at which we interview on-campus.
A: We hire 1Ls on a case-by-case basis. Please check our website in December for more information about 1L hiring for the 2019 summer program.
A: Although we encourage students to spend the entire summer program with us, we do consider split summers on a case-by-case basis.
A: Decisions are made in a timely manner. Candidates who receive an offer will be notified by phone and letter.
A: Yes. Summer associates in the Philadelphia office are hired to work with the intellectual property practice.
A: The Philadelphia office hires summer associates for its intellectual property practice only.
A: Applications should be submitted through our website, please click here to apply.
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is an equal opportunity employer, and applicants are considered for all positions without regard to any basis or condition protected by applicable law. Those applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application and/or interview process should notify a representative of the Human Resources department.