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Latham seeks to hire the best and brightest people who help foster and contribute to its diverse and inclusive community. With extensive and insightful practices, one-firm culture, and a global footprint that provides you with virtually limitless opportunities, it’s no wonder that Latham is ranked among one of the best global law firms in the world.

Resources: To learn more about starting your legal career at Latham, please visit our careers website: Explore our interview preparation site to guide you through each step of the application process, and provide you with helpful resources that will aid you in showcasing your skills and potential, whether at Latham or elsewhere.

Job Simulations. We offer potential recruits free Job Simulations across multiple transactional and litigation practice areas. These programs demystify the world of Big Law by allowing participants to immerse themselves in hypothetical legal transactions. These simulations are especially enriching for first-generation professionals who may not have had previous exposure to the legal industry.

Summer Program. Latham's summer program  gives you a sense of life as a junior associate at the firm. As a summer associate, you will participate in the firm's Unassigned Program, have an assigned mentor, network and build long-lasting relationships. You will also attend Summer Academy—a highlight of the firm's summer program—where you will join Latham summer associates from across the globe.



Pathways Program: 1L and 2L Diversity Scholars: All law students are encouraged to apply to our Pathways Program, which supports students through law school while relieving some of the financial pressure as they begin their legal careers. Through Pathways, we select first- and second-year US law students who have a demonstrated commitment to promoting inclusion, equity, and belonging in the legal profession to be Diversity Scholars.

Student Diversity Leadership Academy. Join other talented first-year law students from across the US as well as Latham lawyers from around the globe, with a specific focus on developing and empowering future leaders of the legal profession and creating community among the firm's lawyers, recruits, and first-year law student guests. Learn more.

Judicial Clerks. Latham values your experience as a judicial clerk, and they reward it. Generally, as a clerk from a qualified court, you are eligible for progression credit plus a competitive bonus. Learn more.

Lateral Hires: Here at Latham we value lawyers with a diverse set of experiences and skillsets. Check out our experienced lawyer open positions here.

Pipeline Programs: We believe in fostering talent and creating opportunities for aspiring legal professionals. Learn more about our pipeline programs.

Learn more about these opportunities here.