NALP Directory of Legal Employers

Directory Year: 2021

Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP - Wilmington, Delaware

http://www.potteranderson.com

Recruitment & Hiring

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Began Work In Expected
2019 Prior Summer
Associates
2020 Prior Summer
Associates
2021
LAWYERS
Entry-level
Entry-level (non-traditional track)
Lateral Partners
Lateral Associates
All Other Laterals (non-traditional track)
Post-Clerkship
LL.M.s (U.S.)
LL.M.s (non-U.S.)
SUMMER
Post-3Ls
2Ls
1Ls


Comments on hiring grid
Number of 2020 Summer 2Ls considered for associate offers 13
Number of offers made to summer 2L associates 14
Does the organization hire school-term clerks? No
Does the organization hire 1Ls? No
When should 1Ls apply?
Are split summers allowed? Case-by-case
Comments regarding Hiring

2020 Summer Program

Do you accept applications for the 2022 Summer Program from Joint degree candidates graduating in 2024 or later? No
Do you accept applications for the 2022 Summer Program from evening students graduating in 2024? No
Do you accept applications for the 2022 Summer Program from Judicial clerks? Yes
Do you accept applications for the 2022 Summer Program from students at non-US law schools? No

Hiring Outside Traditional Summer Programs

Does the organization hire 3Ls? Case by Case
How many entry-level hires outside the summer program did you hire in [directory year - 1]?

1

Post-clerkship hiring information

Do you hire post-clerkship candidates? Yes
If yes, when should they apply? When allowed to do so by their judge.
Do you hire US LL.M.s? No
Do you hire non-US LL.M.s? No
When should LL.M.s submit applications?
Preferred application materials
General Hiring Criteria

We seek candidates who have strong academic credentials and are involved in law review, journal, moot court or mock trial. Consideration is also given for previous work experience.

Campus Interviews George Washington University Law School
Georgetown University Law Center
Howard University School of Law
Temple University School of Law
Tulane Law School
University of Iowa College of Law
University of Maryland School of Law
University of North Carolina School of Law
University of Pennsylvania Law School
University of Virginia School of Law
Villanova University School of Law
Washington and Lee University School of Law
Washington University School of Law
William & Mary Law School
Penn State Law
Widener University Delaware Law School
List Any Job Fairs / Consortia Attended (previous fall)

Delaware Diversity Job Fair (2L & 3L Students)
Philadelphia Diversity Job Fair

Campus Interviews

Number of Schools Visited in 2020 16
Number of Job Fairs / Consortia Attended in 2020 2

Recruiting Policy Information

Provide a link to your recruiting policy or additional recruiting information https://www.potteranderson.com/careers-summer.html
Brief description of recruiting policy or additional comments

Potter Anderson seeks candidates with excellent academic achievements who demonstrate effective communication skills and professionalism.

Application Materials

Required application materials Resume
Cover letter
Transcript
Comments on application materials

1L Summer Applications

1L summer applications will be accepted starting (date)
1L Summer Application Deadline
1L Summer Applications - Comments

2L Summer Applications

2L summer applications will be accepted starting (date) summer 2021
2L Summer Application Deadline
2L Summer Applications - Comments

3L Summer Applications

3L summer applications will be accepted starting (date)
3L summer application deadline
3L Summer Applications - Comments

3Ls Applying for Entry-Level Positions

3L (entry-level) applications will be accepted starting (date)
3L (entry-level) application deadline
3L comments

1L Offers

How much time do you provide 1L students to respond to an offer of summer employment? N/A
Do you require 1L candidates for summer employment to reaffirm interest in an offer?
If yes, how many days does a 1L student have to reaffirm their interest?

2L Offers

How much time do you provide 2L students to respond to an offer of summer employment?
Do you require 2L candidates for summer employment to reaffirm interest in an offer?
If yes, how many days does a 2L student have to reaffirm their interest?

3L Offers (Previously Employed)

How much time do you provide 3L students from your summer program to respond to an offer of entry-level employment?
Do you require 3L candidates for entry-level employment to reaffirm interest in an offer?
If yes, how many days does a 3L (previously employed) student have to reaffirm their interest?

3L Offers (Not Previously Employed)

How much time do you provide 3L students to respond to an offer of entry-level employment?
Do you require 3L candidates for entry-level employment to reaffirm interest in an offer?
If yes, how many days does a 3L (not previously employed) student have to reaffirm their interest?