Explore Latham’s practice areas and learn about life at the firm by participating in one of our Virtual Experience Programs. You can also browse and register for Latham’s upcoming recruiting events.
2023 2L applications are closed. Sign up to be notified when applications open.
Pathways Program – 1L and 2L Diversity Scholars
We are seeking the best and brightest students with fresh perspectives on how to best serve our clients and deepen our culture of inclusion and allyship for one another. Latham’s Pathways Program is intended to help students through law school while also relieving some of the financial pressure as they begin to practice in a way that’s meaningful and impactful to clients, society, and our firm. Find out more about 1L and 2L opportunities.
Diversity Leadership Academy
As a first-year law student, you can apply to attend our annual Diversity Leadership Academy (DLA), which will be held in the Spring of 2023. At DLA you will join other talented first-year law students and Latham lawyers from around the globe, with the purpose of developing and empowering the next generation of lawyers and leaders. Find out more about DLA.
2L Practice Group Scholars Programs
Prepare for your application!
Our Practice Group Scholar Programs award select second-year law students an offer of summer employment, tailored mentoring from a senior lawyer in the applicable practice group, and a scholarship of US$5,000. Find out more about our 2L Practice Group Scholars Programs, and sign up here to be notified when our applications open.
We are flexible in our approach to engaging with law students. Sign up to be notified when our direct applications open, or check with your career services office about OCI opportunities and job fairs. Find out more about our summer program.
IP Litigation Summer Program
Latham’s IP Litigation Summer Program offers aspiring IP Litigators an unparalleled depth of training and tailored mentoring from lawyers in our award-winning IP Litigation practice. Find out more about our IP Litigation Summer Program.
Complete one of our Virtual Experience Programs (VEPs) hosted on Forage to better prepare for your application and interview. As a VEP participant, you will complete simulated legal tasks created by our lawyers at Latham — allowing you to build practical legal skills and learn about life at the firm and the work we do. Over 50,000 students worldwide enrolled and benefited from the experience — get started here!