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Summer Program at Covington & Burling

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850 Tenth Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001
(202) 662-6000

Summer Program Overview


Through our summer associate program, we provide a select and diverse group of law students from around the country the opportunity to participate actively in a broad and exciting range of legal matters. Summer associates are immersed into our practice and exposed to Covington’s enduring cultural values—the values that shape our delivery of the highest quality service to our clients and our service to the public interest through extensive dynamic and precedent-setting pro bono legal work.

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No. of Summer Associates (2023)

147 total (135 2Ls; 12 1Ls)

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No. of 2L Offers (2022)

135 out of 135

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Summer Program Length

10 weeks
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No. of Summer Associates (2023)

147 total (135 2Ls; 12 1Ls)

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No. of 2L Offers (2022)

135 out of 135

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Summer Program Length

10 weeks


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1L Summers

Case by Case. (office dependent)


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Assigned to Specific Practice Area

No


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Split Summer with Another Firm

Yes


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Split Summer with Another Office

Yes


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When Does Firm Begin Accepting Resumes for Summer Program

We encourage students to act in accordance with their law school’s timing guidelines.


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Summer Associate Salary

Summer Associate: $4134/week



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Summer Program Contact

California


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Offices with Program

Los Angeles


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Schools Visited for OCI

Berkeley Law


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Career Fairs Attended

Bay Area Diversity Job Fair

Summer Program Overview


Through our summer associate program, we provide a select and diverse group of law students from around the country the opportunity to participate actively in a broad and exciting range of legal matters. Summer associates are immersed into our practice and exposed to Covington’s enduring cultural values—the values that shape our delivery of the highest quality service to our clients and our service to the public interest through extensive dynamic and precedent-setting pro bono legal work.

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No. of Summer Associates (2023)

147 total (135 2Ls; 12 1Ls)

More

No. of 2L Offers (2022)

135 out of 135

More

Summer Program Length

10 weeks
More

No. of Summer Associates (2023)

147 total (135 2Ls; 12 1Ls)

More

No. of 2L Offers (2022)

135 out of 135

More

Summer Program Length

10 weeks


More

1L Summers

Case by Case. (office dependent)


More

Assigned to Specific Practice Area

No


More

Split Summer with Another Firm

Yes


More

Split Summer with Another Office

Yes


More

When Does Firm Begin Accepting Resumes for Summer Program

We encourage students to act in accordance with their law school’s timing guidelines.


More

Summer Associate Salary

Summer Associate: $4134/week



More

Summer Program Contact

California


More

Offices with Program

Los Angeles


More

Schools Visited for OCI

Berkeley Law


More

Career Fairs Attended

Bay Area Diversity Job Fair

Survey Says


  • “The summer program had very regular trainings and programs. I found work assignments to be genuinely substantive and exciting, and I felt very included as part of the team in the matters I worked on.”
  • “The work was substantive, and the firm is committed to ensuring summers receive feedback on every assignment. The firm also does a good job of managing workloads.”
  • “Summer associates are given one assignment at a time, which allows associates to focus on doing quality work without the stress of juggling competing time demands/teams....