NALP Directory of Legal Employers

Directory Year: 2022

Duane Morris LLP - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

http://www.duanemorris.com

Recruitment & Hiring

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Began Work In Expected
2020 Prior Summer
Associates
2021 Prior Summer
Associates
2022
LAWYERS
Entry-level 8 6 4 4 8
Entry-level (non-traditional track) 1 0 0 0 TBD
Lateral Partners 1 0 3 0 TBD
Lateral Associates 9 0 14 0 TBD
All Other Laterals (non-traditional track) 1 0 0 0 TBD
Post-Clerkship 1 1 1 1 1
LL.M.s (U.S.) 0 0 0 0 0
LL.M.s (non-U.S.) 0 0 0 0 0
SUMMER
Post-3Ls 0 0 0 0 0
2Ls 7 1 8 1 8
1Ls 1 0 1 0 1


Comments on hiring grid
Number of 2021 Summer 2Ls considered for associate offers 8
Number of offers made to summer 2L associates 8
Does the organization hire school-term clerks? Yes
Does the organization hire 1Ls? Yes
When should 1Ls apply?
Are split summers allowed? Case-by-case
Comments regarding Hiring

Superior academic achievement, law school activities, job experience and extracurricular activities.

2021 Summer Program

Do you accept applications for the 2023 Summer Program from Joint degree candidates graduating in 2025 or later? Yes
Do you accept applications for the 2023 Summer Program from evening students graduating in 2025? Yes
Do you accept applications for the 2023 Summer Program from Judicial clerks? No
Do you accept applications for the 2023 Summer Program from students at non-US law schools? No

Hiring Outside Traditional Summer Programs

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

Post-clerkship hiring information

Do you hire post-clerkship candidates? Yes
If yes, when should they apply?

Domestic LL.M.s

Do you hire US LL.M.s? Yes
In what practice areas?
Do you hire non-US LL.M.s? No
When should LL.M.s submit applications?
Preferred application materials
General Hiring Criteria

Superior academic achievement, law school activities, job experience and extracurricular activities.

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Howard University School of Law
Temple University School of Law
Tulane Law School
University of Michigan Law School
University of Pennsylvania Law School
University of Virginia School of Law
Villanova University School of Law
List Any Job Fairs / Consortia Attended (previous fall)

Lavender Law Conference and Career Fair; The Law Consortium Philadelphia Walk-Around Recruitment Program; Philadelphia Area Diversity Job Fair; Veterans' Legal Career Fair

Campus Interviews

Number of Schools Visited in 2021 10
Number of Job Fairs / Consortia Attended in 2021 4

Recruiting Policy Information

Provide a link to your recruiting policy or additional recruiting information https://www.duanemorris.com/site/careers.html#tab_CareersDuaneMorris/ https://www.duanemorris.com/site/careers.html#tab_Associates
Brief description of recruiting policy or additional comments

Application Materials

Required application materials
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)
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?
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?