Second-year law student, in good standing, at an ABA-accredited law school in the U.S.
Scheduled to graduate in 2021
Excellent college and law school academic performance
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Demonstrated leadership qualities, work experience, and community involvement
Authorized to work in the U.S.
Member of a diverse population that historically has been underrepresented in the legal profession
Must join the 2020 Arent Fox Summer Program after their second year of law school
Have a strong interest in joining the Firm as an associate after law school graduation
Required Application Materials
Completed electronic Diversity Scholarship Application (you can only apply to one office)
Personal Essay (one page single or double spaced): How will you be Smart in Arent Fox’s World?
Undergraduate Transcript (unofficial is accepted)
Law School Transcript
Legal Writing Sample (5-10 pages, single or double spaced). Must be exclusively your own work. The sample may be from your legal writing course in law school.
Contact information of three professional or academic references. (Letters of recommendation are optional.)
Arent Fox LLP is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.