Foley Hoag's Summer Associate Program

Our Rankings

  1. 5
    #5 nationally, AmLaw Summer Assoc. Survey
  2. 10
    Top 10 US Family-Friendly Firm
  3. 7
    #7 nationally, AmLaw
    Mid-level Assoc. Survey

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."


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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

The Business Internship: An Insightful Experience

A summer spent at Foley Hoag as a summer associate is a summer full of meaningful assignments, free lunches, and fun events... all of which are made even better by the wonderful group of people that work at the firm. It is tough to choose a highlight to write about when looking back on a summer chock-full of great experiences, but one of my favorite parts of the summer program was my business internship. More »

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 »

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In The News

Foley Hoag Ranked Seventh Nationally in American Lawyer 2016 Mid-Level Associate Survey

Foley Hoag has been ranked seventh nationally in The American Lawyer 2016 Mid-Level Associates Satisfaction survey. This annual survey of third-, fourth- and fifth-year associates ranks the nation’s most elite law firms in 12 categories. More »

Foley Hoag Recognized By Yale Law Women as a Top 10 Family-Friendly Law Firm in the U.S.

Yale Law Women has named Foley Hoag LLP among the top ten law firms in the U.S. with the strongest family-friendly atmospheres and practices. Yale Law Women produces its annual Family Friendly Firms list to monitor trends in family friendliness among law firms, draw attention to gender disparities within the legal profession, highlight progress being made in the industry and identify areas for improvement. More »

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