First-year law students are encouraged to send their résumé, cover letter and undergraduate transcript to the firm beginning December 1 of their first semester.
Stinson Leonard Street’s Minneapolis office hires first-year law students for a five-week summer associate experience, which is part of our summer associate program. Through Diversity in Practice and the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity, the firm partners with Land O’Lakes and Honeywell, Inc., to provide first-year law students with legal experience in the large law firm setting and additional real-world insight into the fast-paced environment of a Fortune 500 legal department.
Our other offices may also hire first-year law students for our Summer Associate program. The Kansas City office regularly interviews at the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association's 1L Summer Diversity Clerkship Program. This program provides opportunities for summer clerkships at law firms for diverse first-year law students.