Arent Fox Named One of the Top Five Law Firm Summer Associate Programs in Vault Survey
WASHINGTON, DC — SEPTEMBER 20, 2011 — Arent Fox has been named one of the Top Five Law Firm Summer Associate Programs in the nation, according to the 2012 Vault.com survey of associates.
Between February and April, Vault surveyed about 16,000 law firm associates from 166 law firms across the country, asking them such questions as which firms offered the best work experience and which provided the most realistic view of what it would be like to work at the firm.
Arent Fox’s summer associate program was ranked No. 3 for “best preparation” and No. 4 for “most realistic,” ranking No. 5 overall.
Earlier this year, Vault named Arent Fox one of 2012’s Best Law Firms for Diversity and the only Washington, DC-based firm to be named to the Top 20 for Overall Diversity.
This is the first year Vault has released rankings of law firm summer associate programs. To read more about the 2012 Vault Summer Associate Rankings, please click here.
Arent Fox believes developing talent is a strategic requirement for business success. We are committed to hiring and cultivating a smart, committed, and diverse group of lawyers. Our annual summer associate program serves as the cornerstone for building a successful career in the practice of law.
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About Arent Fox
Arent Fox LLP (www.arentfox.com), with offices in Washington, DC, New York, and Los Angeles is a recognized leader in areas including government relations, intellectual property, real estate, telecommunications, health care, automotive, sports, white collar, international trade, bankruptcy, and complex litigation. With more than 350 lawyers nationwide, Arent Fox has extensive experience in corporate securities, financial restructuring, labor and employment, finance, tax, corporate compliance, and the global business market. The firm represents Fortune 500 companies, government agencies, trade associations, foreign governments and other entities.