Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Fish & Richardson 1L Diversity Fellowship Program

Fish & Richardson P.C. offers fellowships to diverse first year law students in their ongoing firm initiative to recruit, retain, and advance attorneys who will contribute to the diversity of our practice and of the lgal profession.  The 1L Diversity Fellowhip Program is comprised of four components:  mentoring, $5,000 scholarship, a paid summer associate position in the domestic office of the student's choice, and participation in the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity 1L Scholars Program.

Candidates must be in good standing as a first-year law student at an ABA accredited law school; demonstrate a record of academic and professional achievement; contribute meaningfully to the diversity of the firm and legal community, and have a sincere interest in Fish & Richardson's practice.

Applications for the 2013 Fellowship will be accepted from December 1, 2012 through January 7, 2013.

For more information about the Fellowship or to print out an application and a checklist of required support materials, please click here.  Answers to frequently asked questions regarding the 1L Diversity Fellowship Program can be found here.