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.
An Introduction to Kirkland
From day one, you are actively involved as an attorney at the Firm and given real freedom to shape your career
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2L Diversity Fellowship Program
As part of our ongoing commitment to diversity, 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, pro bono work, sustainability and wellbeing
Private Equity Fellowship
The highly qualified Fellows selected for this unique opportunity will join our 2021 summer associate program in one of our Bay Area offices