Foley Hoag's Summer Associate Program

Our Rankings

  1. 1
    #1 AmLaw Summer Associate Program.
  2. 3
    Ranked 3rd in Pro Bono work.
  3. 5
    Ranked 5th nationally in diversity.

Our Network

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

Your Experience

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


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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Lyndsey Kruzer

Associate Lyndsey Kruzer looks back at her best summer associate memories, and shares how her Foley Hoag mentor continues to play an important role in her professional development.

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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!!

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From the Blog

Ripped from the Headlines

Law firms often pitch themselves to students as places where you will be working on cases and matters that are in the news and popular culture. My experiences as a summer associate confirm that this is certainly true at Foley Hoag. The subject of my very first assignment was something that had been an ongoing front-page story in the Boston Globe for months. And then just a few weeks later, I was able to work on a matter that had been the focus of a popular movie a few years back. More »

A Whirlwind Day and a Half

One of the most unique and rewarding experiences I had as a summer associate was working on an emergency assignment for a partner in the Litigation Department. A prospective client needed advice on the enforceability of a noncompete agreement. I was initially tasked with researching the prospective client's particular concerns and briefing the partner on what I found, but I became much more involved than I expected. More »

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In The News

Clean Energy Advocacy Group Appoints Foley Hoag’s Adam Wade Co-Chair of Key Committee

Foley Hoag LLP announced today that Adam Wade, a member of the Energy & Cleantech Group, was named to a two-year term as Co-Chair of the Northeast Energy and Commerce Association’s (NECA) Renewable Energy Committee. More »

Foley Hoag Attorney Eric Haskell Receives Outstanding Achievement Award from Political Asylum/Immigration Representation Project

Foley Hoag LLP attorney Eric A. Haskell was the recipient of the Political Asylum/Immigration Representation Project's (PAIR) Outstanding Achievement Award, presented on June 11 in Boston. Haskell and other awardees were honored at the organization's 2014 Gala, which was also a celebration of PAIR's 25-year history. More »

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