Kirkland & Ellis LLP Diversity Fellowship Program
Deadline: August 27, 2012, or no later than one week after the On-Campus Interview visit. [2013 information not currently available]
Candidate must: (1) be enrolled and in good standing as second-year law student (Juris Doctor) at an ABA-accredited law school and/or be a joint-degree student at an ABA-accredited law school that will graduate from both programs in 2013; (2) have a demonstrated record of academic achievement; (3) demonstrate that they will contribute meaningfully, either as a result of background, personal attributes or characteristics, to the diversity goals of Kirkland; (4 )receive an offer to join the Kirkland summer program in one of our domestic offices; (5) have a sincere interest and commitment to private practice; and (6) be likely to practice after graduation at one of Kirkland’s offices.
Award: $15,000 stipend payable during the recipient’s third year of law school