Kirkland & Ellis LLP Diversity Fellowship Program
Deadline: August 26, 2013 [2014 information is currently not 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 2015; (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.
Applicants are encouraged to sign-up for on-campus interviews in each office where they would like to spend their Summer. Candidates who apply prior to receiving second semester grades should remember to submit an updated transcript as soon as it becomes available.
Award: $25,000 stipend