Home

Sidley Austin Partners With MetLife in Scholarship Initiative
Download PDF
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...

Sidley Austin announced it is teaming with MetLife in support of Sidley’s Prelaw Scholars Initiative and offer a legal internship to a Sidley Prelaw Scholar who has completed first year law school studies.

The Sidley Prelaw Scholars Initiative, now in its fifth year, seeks to enlarge the pool of diverse students able to attend law school and enter the profession by providing financial support and mentoring during the law school application process to diverse undergraduate students.

The intern will spend a ten week legal internship in the New York office of MetLife’s Law Department as part of its 2010 Summer Law Clerk program and have the opportunity to gain work experience while networking with lawyers and business professionals.

  
What
Where


Sidley Prelaw Scholars, chosen from college juniors and seniors who demonstrate academic excellence and financial need, receive a $2,500 scholarship to cover tuition, an additional stipend to reimburse the cost of a commercial LSAT preparation course, as well as application fees for as many as seven accredited law schools.

This year, applications were received from students attending more than fifty colleges and universities nationwide. Other critical components of the initiative include: coaching on how to complete a successful law school application and pre-law school seminar instruction on the structure of the American legal system, as well as an introduction to the substance of the required common law first-year courses.

Sidley Austin LLP is one of the world’s largest full-service law firms, with approximately 1700 lawyers practicing in 17 U.S. and international cities.

Get JD Journal in Your Mail

Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!






 

RELEVANT JOBS

Associate Attorney

USA-CA-Berkeley

Intellectual Property law firm in California is looking for a full time, smart, motivated associate ...

Apply now

Paralegal

USA-VA-Leesburg

Law firm in downtown Leesburg, Virginia seeks experienced paralegal for busy litigation practice wit...

Apply now

Supervisory Attorney

USA-DC-Washington

Serves as a manager for attorneys and support staff. Reports directly to the Assistant Chief Counsel...

Apply now

Structured Finance and Commercial Debt Partner (100% work from home)

USA-TX-Houston

Culhane Meadows is actively seeking a commercial and corporate debt attorney with extensive exp...

Apply now

BCG FEATURED JOB

Locations:

Keyword:



Search Now

Junior to Mid-level Real Estate Associate Attorney

USA-FL-Miami

Miami office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks a junior to mid-level real estate as...

Apply Now

Mid-level Capital Markets Associate Attorney

USA-CA-Los Angeles

Los Angeles office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks a mid-level capital markets as...

Apply Now

Mid-level Capital Markets Associate Attorney

USA-CA-San Diego

San Diego office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks a mid-level capital markets asso...

Apply Now

SEARCH IN ARCHIVE

To Top