Summer Program Overview


Law students who join Winston & Strawn’s summer associate program have the opportunity to work on a wide variety of corporate and litigation projects with outstanding attorneys who are welcoming, kind, and genuinely invested in their professional growth and happiness.

Winston’s greatest strength is our people, and we support them throughout their careers. Winston University, a world-class series of legal and professional skills-training programs, is the centerpiece of the firm’s learning culture. Our formal mentoring program helps entry-level attorneys begin ...

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No. of Summer Associates (2022)

100 total (75 2Ls; 25 1Ls)

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No. of 2L Offers (2021)

94 out of 94

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Summer Program Length

10 weeks
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No. of Summer Associates (2022)

100 total (75 2Ls; 25 1Ls)

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No. of 2L Offers (2021)

94 out of 94

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Summer Program Length

10 weeks


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1L Summers

Yes


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Assigned to Specific Practice Area

No


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Split Summer with Another Firm

Case by Case


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Split Summer with Another Office

No


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When Does Firm Begin Accepting Resumes for Summer Program

Primarily through schools’ OCI and resume-collection programs


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Summer Associate Salary

$4,134/week



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Summer Program Contact

Emily Wiegand


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Offices with Program

Charlotte


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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


Law students who join Winston & Strawn’s summer associate program have the opportunity to work on a wide variety of corporate and litigation projects with outstanding attorneys who are welcoming, kind, and genuinely invested in their professional growth and happiness.

Winston’s greatest strength is our people, and we support them throughout their careers. Winston University, a world-class series of legal and professional skills-training programs, is the centerpiece of the firm’s learning culture. Our formal mentoring program helps entry-level attorneys begin ...

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No. of Summer Associates (2022)

100 total (75 2Ls; 25 1Ls)

More

No. of 2L Offers (2021)

94 out of 94

More

Summer Program Length

10 weeks
More

No. of Summer Associates (2022)

100 total (75 2Ls; 25 1Ls)

More

No. of 2L Offers (2021)

94 out of 94

More

Summer Program Length

10 weeks


More

1L Summers

Yes


More

Assigned to Specific Practice Area

No


More

Split Summer with Another Firm

Case by Case


More

Split Summer with Another Office

No


More

When Does Firm Begin Accepting Resumes for Summer Program

Primarily through schools’ OCI and resume-collection programs


More

Summer Associate Salary

$4,134/week



More

Summer Program Contact

Emily Wiegand


More

Offices with Program

Charlotte


More

Schools Visited for OCI

Berkeley Law


More

Career Fairs Attended

Bay Area Diversity Job Fair

Survey Says


Training & Assignments

  • “During the summer, I handled work assignments typical of a first-year associate, including substantive research assignments in the areas of law for which I had expressed interest.”
  • “I received a variety of work that ranged from typical young-associate ‘busy work’ to more substantive things like participating in a mediation.”
  • “I received multiple assig...