Foley Hoag's Summer Associate Program

Our Rankings

  1. 1
    #1 nationally, AmLaw Summer Assoc. Survey
  2. 10
    Top 10 US Family-Friendly Firm
  3. 7
    #7 nationally, AmLaw
    Mid-level Assoc. Survey
Distinction

Our Network

  • Boston
  • New York
  • Paris
  • Washington D.C.
Offices

Your Experience

Foley Hoag Summer Associates become involved with real work for real clients - not "make work."

Summer Program

We've been in your Shoes...

Barbara Fiacco

Meet partner Barbara Fiacco, who reveals why her legal career path brought her to the world of intellectual property, technology and life sciences.

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Meet us at your School

We work hard to build a Summer Associate program that provides a realistic look at life at Foley Hoag. Assignments will give you a view into the day-to-day work of our practice groups and the business of our clients. Individual feedback and guidance, in addition to substantive training programs, will allow you to build on the knowledge and skills you’ve gained in law school. Challenging work, valuable training, and lots of fun. We look forward to sharing more of the details at interviews this summer!!

Foley Hoag earns top ranking

Foley Hoag earns top ranking in The American Lawyer’s 2017 Summer Associates Survey.

Foley Hoag has been ranked first nationwide in The American Lawyer’s 2017 Summer Associates Survey, confirming our status a top law firm for summer associate satisfaction. Foley Hoag received perfect scores in all nine categories used for ranking, including questions on how interesting and “real” the work was; the level of training and guidance; how accurately the firm portrayed itself during the recruiting process; how often the students interacted with partners and associates; and if the firm is an overall good place to work.

From the Blog

Exploring Different Practice Groups and Mentorship Opportunities at Foley Hoag

This summer, I took a conscious effort to get an exposure to a variety of practice groups and to learn how attorneys chose their practice area. Summer associates can choose which assignments to work on from the "assignment bank," where supervising attorneys post assignments with different departments, including the Business Department, Litigation Department and International Litigation and Arbitration Department (ILAD). More »

Discovering Foley Hoag's Different Departments

One of my goals when I started the summer at Foley Hoag was to take part in as many different types of projects as possible. I wanted to get a feel for the different work, departments and attorneys within the firm. I am glad to say that I have definitely achieved that goal this summer. More »

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In The News

Associate Kathleen Brill Selected for WBA 2017-2018 Women's Leadership Initiative

Foley Hoag LLP associate Kathleen Brill has been selected to take part in the Women’s Bar Association (WBA) of Massachusetts' 2017-2018 Women's Leadership Initiative. The program brings together senior women attorneys and rising stars of the legal profession for leadership development and mentoring. Brill was chosen for the program based on the WBA’s criteria of proven talent and promise as a future leader. More »

Foley Hoag Named to 2017 Latinvex Top Law Firms List

Foley Hoag LLP has once again been recognized as a top law firm in Latin America by Latinvex, an online publisher of daily news and weekly analysis on Latin American business. Latinvex annually ranks the top international law firms in Latin America, both overall and in 18 subcategories. The 2017 rankings place Foley Hoag at 2nd in litigation, 11th in arbitration and 15th overall. More »

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