Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP
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New York , New York 10005-1413
Milbank Diversity Scholars 2009 Program. Recipient will receive a salaried summer associate position and a $50,000 scholarship ($15,000 during the 3rd year of law school and an additional $35,000 contingent upon receipt and acceptance of a Milbank permanent offer.)Criteria will include academic achievement, demonstrated leadership ability, excellent writing and interpersonal skills and a sincere interest in Milbank Tweed. Candidates must have successfully completed their first year of a full-time JD program and may not be the recipient of a simlar scholarship award from another firm. Joint degree candidates must have successfully completed two years of a JD program. Students who are members of groups traditionally underrepresented in large law firms are encouraged to apply. The application package includes: appplication form (which can be downloaded from the website below), essay describing briefly the challenges applicant has faced in pursuit of a legal career, official law school transcript and resume. Complete application must be received by September 15, 2009.