Covington & Burling LLP


 
Welcome to Covington

Covington & Burling LLP offers its lawyers and non-legal staff exceptional opportunities, in a collegial and exciting environment.  From our offices in Beijing, Brussels, London, New York, San Diego, San Francisco, Seoul, Shanghai, Silicon Valley, and Washington, Covington lawyers represent some of the world’s most sophisticated clients in cutting-edge technology, white collar defense, litigation, transactional, public policy and government affairs, international and life sciences matters.  Our firm culture enables our lawyers to carve out their own niches and develop expertise in emerging industries and new areas of the law.  And we do so in a manner that embraces the finest traditions of the legal profession, including an unparalleled commitment to public service.

As one of the world’s leading law firms, Covington has long enjoyed a reputation for representing significant clients in complex legal matters, and serving the public interest, according to the very highest professional standards.  We are always looking for talented law students, trainees, lawyers and staff members with the ability, integrity, and initiative necessary to maintain these qualities and to ensure that our firm continues to be a stimulating and rewarding place to practice law.

Whether you are considering a legal position as a summer associate, trainee, or practicing lawyer, or are interested in learning more about administrative positions, you have come to the right place.  Please follow this link for information on our summer associate program.  Please follow these links for information on our London trainee or vacation scheme programs.

    
"I wanted real responsibilities early on and have gotten them at Covington.  For example, I was part of a trial team my very first year here.  The firm is genuinely committed to associate professional development."


Deanna Kwong
San Francisco