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Bryan Cave LLP
Atlanta, Georgia

Bryan Cave challenges the best to do the best. It's what our clients expect. It's what we deliver. We seek bright, well-rounded leaders, whose top-tier grades from premier law schools as well as professional experience and community activities demonstrate an ability to handle an innovative, diverse, ever-changing and sophisticated practice.

Bryan Cave is a global law firm with approximately 1,000 highly skilled lawyers in 26 offices in North America, Europe and Asia. The Firm represents publicly held multinational corporations, large and mid-sized privately held companies, emerging companies, nonprofit and community organizations, government entities, and individuals. With a foundation based on enduring client relationships, deep and diverse legal experience, industry-shaping innovation and a collaborative culture, Bryan Cave’s transaction, litigation and regulatory practice serves clients in key business and financial markets. If you seek a true professional's life with a premier, global law firm, then join our 144-year tradition of providing the best possible legal representation to further our clients’ interests. Whether we are working on a multibillion dollar deal, a multimillion dollar dispute or a pro bono matter, at the heart of everything we do is a set of core values that defines who we are and pushes us to become a better version of ourselves.

We encourage our associates to seek out responsibility early on, and in return we will provide you with the freedom to test your skills through opportunities to work for high-profile clients and senior partners located around the world. Show us your commitment to client service and professional development, and we'll reward you with the surest evidence of your success: ever-increasing opportunities to work on the most complex and engaging national and international cases and rapid professional development.

To assist you in your career development, the Firm is devoted to associate training and professional development. Throughout the course of the year, associates can expect to participate in a number of client service group programs geared towards developing skills required for their specific practice areas, as well as in-house CLE (Continuing Legal Education) programs. To further advance our associates’ business savvy and to immerse associates in our relationship culture, the Firm hosts the Bryan Cave Business Academy, which includes interactive business simulations, team-building exercises, and programs aimed to immerse associates in the business of law. Additionally, the Firm hosts a New Associate Conference for the newest lawyers, a Trial Advocacy program for litigation associates, and a Corporate & Transactional boot camp. These training series are complimented by our mentor programs, through which associates have an opportunity to nurture ongoing relationships with partners.

The Atlanta office, located in the heart of Midtown, offers a collegial environment that fosters teamwork and values diversity and creativity from the wide range of experiences, skills and viewpoints our lawyers and staff bring to the Firm. Our summer program is designed to provide a broad view of law practice and thorough exposure to our Firm, our people and our areas of practice. We place a strong emphasis on client contact, training and feedback on work product. We also encourage summer associates to participate in pro-bono and volunteer opportunities, which is an important part of our commitment to the Atlanta community. The Firm also hosts a number of social events designed to give summer associates the opportunity to experience Atlanta - a unique and exciting place to live and work.

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Contact Information

1201 West Peachtree Street
14th Floor
Atlanta, Georgia 30309
United States

Hiring Attorney:
Mr. Robert J. Lystad

Recruiting Contact:
Mrs. Peyton Turner
Legal Recruiting and Development Administrator
1201 West Peachtree Street NW
14th Floor
Atlanta, Georgia (GA) 30309
United States

Phone: (404) 572-4545

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