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Summer Associate Opportunities

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For general inquiries regarding summer associate positions, please contact legalrecruiting@thompsoncoburn.com or submit an application.

2021 2L Summer Associates – St. Louis

Thompson Coburn LLP is looking for 2L summer associates for 2021 in our St. Louis office. We offer a comprehensive 10-week program and invest significant resources to train and prepare summer associates for their careers. Our summer associates perform real work for real clients, and our unique work assignment system ensures that each person explores that individual’s areas of interest. Each of our summer associates regularly meets with a partner mentor and an associate mentor who provide guidance and advice. We provide opportunities for our summer associates to learn about our firm’s culture, our practice areas, our different offices, and how we fulfill our firm’s overarching mission of Total Commitment to our clients, our people, and our community. And the partners and associates at our firm look forward to the various social events that allow us to get to know our summer associates, who we view as the future of our firm. 

Please click here to apply and submit your resume, cover letter, a writing sample and transcript.

2021 2L Summer Associates – Washington, D.C.

Thompson Coburn LLP is looking for 2L summer associates for 2021 in our Washington, D.C. office. We offer a comprehensive 10-week program and invest significant resources to train and prepare summer associates for their careers. Our summer associates perform real work for real clients, and our unique work assignment system ensures that each person explores that individual’s areas of interest. Each of our summer associates regularly meets with a partner mentor and an associate mentor who provide guidance and advice. We provide opportunities for our summer associates to learn about our firm’s culture, our practice areas, our different offices, and how we fulfill our firm’s overarching mission of Total Commitment to our clients, our people, and our community. And the partners and associates at our firm look forward to the various social events that allow us to get to know our summer associates, who we view as the future of our firm.

 Please click here to apply and submit your resume, cover letter, a writing sample and transcript.

2021 1L Summer Associates

We anticipate interviewing 1L candidates this spring. If you are interested in being considered for a 1L position in our 2021 Summer Associate Program, please upload your resume, cover letter, transcript and writing sample with your application here. Your application materials will be reviewed this spring, and we will be in touch with you then. 

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