Kirkland is a thriving and energetic place to work. A key success factor has been the recruitment of talented and diverse individuals whose ideas drive the Firm forward. If you want to work at a firm that promotes achievement and growth, we invite you to learn more about Kirkland.
Quality and Caliber of Work
From your first day, you will work on interesting cases and transactions involving challenging legal issues. Working directly with partners, you will get stimulating and substantive client experience early in your career. As a result, you can develop more quickly than your peers at other firms.
Connecting with Kirkland Webinar & Podcast Series
1Ls are invited to learn about navigating career opportunities within Big Law, Kirkland's culture and what makes our Firm unique
Apply Now - 2024 1L Summer Associate Positions
2024 1L summer associate positions available across all U.S. offices
2L Diversity Fellowship Program
As part of our ongoing commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion, we are proud to offer select second-year law students summer work experience and a $50,000 stipend
Our progressive benefits, services and programs provide balance to help attorneys achieve personal and professional success
Our Social Commitment
Learn more about our Firmwide commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion, pro bono work, sustainability and wellbeing
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
We strive to build and maintain a culture that gathers strength from our differences and fosters belonging