For the next several weeks, in anticipation of the upcoming 1L Law Firm Reception on March 25, Hoya Headlines will profile some of the participants in blog posts provided by these firms. The next profile is of Allen & Overy , who will be on-campus at the reception on March 25 from 6-8 p.m. in the Sport & Fitness Lobby.
With approximately 5,000 people working in 43 cities in 30 countries, Allen & Overy truly is a global firm. This network has allowed us to become one of the largest and most connected law firms in our peer group with a global reach and local depth that is simply unrivalled. When we talk about global coverage, we mean being able to combine our international resources and sector expertise to work on cross-border transactions directly in the markets and regions important to our clients. Over the past year we have worked with some of the world’s most sophisticated businesses on market-leading transactions that have changed their industries.
We are determined to continue leading the market as we have throughout our 83-year history. We’ll do that by staying one step ahead and by constantly challenging ourselves to bring new and original ways of thinking to legal challenges. We are able to build on the foundations of our long heritage to attract the most talented people and develop the high-performance culture necessary to change the face of business.
Allen & Overy recruits for our U.S. Summer Associate Programs in the following offices: New York, Washington, D.C., Hong Kong, and London. Summer associates are treated as full-time associates, and we make a point of offering considerable responsibility, working on top-quality transactions in pioneering areas. You'll gain global experience, work on cutting-edge deals and learn from lawyers who are leaders in their field of practice.