You will learn
what it is like to be
Summer associates all participate in a mock trial program taught by former AUSAs. The summer associates are given a set of facts of a hypothetical case. They are taught the nuts and bolts of trying a case before a jury:
Summer events are a great way for summer associates to get to know partners, associates and each other. Click on an office location for a list of typical summer associate events.
San Francisco Giants game, concert at The Greek Theater, cooking school in North Beach
Napa wine trip, scavenger hunt through the streets of San Francisco
Waterski trip, trampoline event, summer party at a partner’s home.
Disneyland, Magic Castle, trapeze school at the Santa Monica Pier
Chicago Cubs game, cooking school and beer tasting at Goose Island Brewery
Go-kart racing, outdoor rock climbing at Great Falls Park, Potomac Dinner Cruise
Color War (an all day QE-based scavenger hunt, field events in Madison Square Park, and QE Trivia at the firm’s unofficial watering hole), Hampton's Day (golf, wine tour, and the beach followed by a clambake), Korean BBQ and Karaoke in Koreatown
In Los Angeles, over 1,000 clients, staff, attorneys and summer associates attend our annual Rose Bowl Party. It's our very own private carnival on the field of the Rose Bowl. There are rides, bungee jumping, rock walls, game booths and psychics! The party starts in the early afternoon and continues until late at night.
Firm wide in 2015, we welcomed 37 summer associates from: