Open Positions

2022 1L Summer Associate

Kilpatrick Townsend is seeking 1L students to be considered for our 2022 summer program.

KT Teams hiring 1L summer associates:

  • Corporate (Atlanta, San Francisco)
  • Corporate – Investment Management (Winston-Salem)
  • Litigation (Atlanta, San Francisco, Seattle)
  • Litigation – Construction & Infrastructure Projects (Houston)
  • IP – Trademark & Copyright (Atlanta, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Winston-Salem)
  • IP – Patent Prosecution – Electronics & Software (Atlanta, Denver, Raleigh, San Francisco, Seattle, Silicon Valley, Washington DC, Winston-Salem)
  • IP – Patent Prosecution – Chemistry & Life Sciences (Atlanta, Denver, Raleigh, San Francisco, Silicon Valley, Walnut Creek, Washington DC, Winston-Salem)
  • IP – Patent Prosecution – Mechanical & Medical Devices (Atlanta, Denver, Raleigh, San Francisco, Seattle, Silicon Valley)
  • IP – Patent Litigation (Atlanta, Raleigh, New York, San Francisco, Seattle, Silicon Valley, Winston-Salem)

Excellent academic record (top 20%) required; Leadership roles in extra-curricular activities preferred.

For Patent Prosecution roles, technical backgrounds in engineering and science (e.g., Electrical Engineering, Physics, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering or advanced degrees in Biology, Inorganic and Organic Chemistry) are required.

Please submit the following application materials:

1. Law Transcript (Official or Unofficial) 
2. Resume
3. If applying for a patent practice, please include copy of related technical transcript(s).
4. Cover letter indicating practice area and office location preferences.