1L Opportunities

Applications are not yet open for our 2019 Summer Associate Program. Check back in December 2018 for information on future 1L opportunities.

Each year, Dentons hires talented 1L law students to join our Summer Associate Program in select offices, through fairs, resume collections and write-in/online candidates.


1L LCLD Scholars Program and Colorado Pledge to Diversity

In the US, the Chicago and St. Louis offices of Dentons are participating in the 2018 1L Scholars Program through the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD). The Denver office is participating in the 2018 Colorado Pledge to Diversity Program.  To learn more about the Firm’s Diverse 1L hiring, please click here.


Patent Prosecution 1L Program

In 2018, the Denver, San Francisco, and Silicon Valley offices of Dentons will host 1L law students to work in the Firm’s Patent Prosecution practice.  1L Patent Prosecution summer associates are integrated into our multi-office team and work side-by-side with some of the world’s most talented lawyers on cutting edge technology matters. To learn more about the Dentons Intellectual Property and Technology practice group, please click here.


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