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Bryan Cave LLP
St. Louis, Missouri

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.

Home to Bryan Cave's first and largest office, St. Louis offers the advantages of big city living with Midwestern ease and low cost of living. Servicing a diverse base of local, national and international clients, the St. Louis office also represents a substantial portion of the major businesses based in St. Louis that conduct operations around the world. A summer at Bryan Cave gives you the chance to tackle real work, alongside accomplished lawyers, as you rotate through a number of different practice groups and have several opportunities for hands-on training. We have designed the Summer Associate Program with one overriding goal in mind--to give you a realistic view of what it's like to be an associate at Bryan Cave. You will also have many opportunities throughout the summer to enjoy your co-workers' camaraderie attending events such as Cardinals games, concerts, happy hours, and much more.

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Contact Information

211 North Broadway
Suite 3600
St. Louis, Missouri 63102-2750
United States

Hiring Attorney:
Mr. Arindam Kar

Recruiting Contact:
Ms. Jennifer Guirl
Legal Recruiting Senior Manager
211 North Broadway
Suite 3600
St. Louis, Missouri (MO) 63102-2750
United States

Phone: (314) 259-2615

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Boulder, CO - 11
Charlotte, NC - 8
Chicago, Illinois - 55
Colorado Springs, CO - 12
Dallas, TX - 12
Denver, Colorado - 62
Firmwide - 943
Frankfurt - 7
Hamburg - 12
Hong Kong - 5
Irvine, California - 35
Jefferson City, MO - 4
Kansas City, Missouri - 61
London - 36
Miami, FL - 5
New York, New York - 126
Paris - 15
Phoenix, Arizona - 35
San Francisco, California - 30
Santa Monica, California - 49
Shanghai - 3
Washington, District Of Columbia - 43