Potter Anderson’s attorneys enjoy a dynamic practice in a jurisdiction widely admired for the sophistication of its clientele and the quality of its courts. Our engagements involve nationally significant matters which result in precedents that are highly influential and closely followed by the business world.
Our associates are offered opportunities to work directly with clients early on in their careers and assume responsibility quickly. We provide ongoing, meaningful training using outside resources as well as our own partners to enhance our associates’ skills. We also encourage associates to take active roles in charitable and community activities and to provide pro bono legal services to help those in need.
Our summer program is designed to provide summer associates with a realistic view of what life is like as an associate with the firm. Summer associates are given challenging assignments from current firm matters, where they work closely with the firm’s attorneys and staff. To assist with their transition to the firm, summer associates are assigned a partner and an associate mentor. Our program also exposes our summer associates to firm culture and life in Wilmington, including both social and community activities.
Delaware is one of the best East Coast states to live in due to its significantly lower cost of living than our neighboring states while offering easy access to many activities such as the arts, sports, outdoor recreation, beaches and much more. Associate starting salary is $190,000 which offers significantly more purchasing power than a comparable salary in a larger city.
Explore all that Delaware can provide professionally and personally, then contact us to learn more about your career at Potter Anderson. Visit our website to learn more (potteranderson.com/careers-summer.html).