Law Students Summer Associate Program

ScottHulse’s dynamic six-week Summer Associate program takes place at our El Paso, Texas, office on a yearly basis. The 2019 program will be held during the first half of the summer (middle of May through end of June) and is designed to expose law students to the practice of law at ScottHulse.

ScottHulse is a commercial law firm that has numerous key practice areas and offers Summer Associates an opportunity to gain valuable experience in a number of different areas of law. Assignments are given in a wide range of practice areas including various aspects of business transactions, labor and employment, and litigation.

Throughout the course of the program, professional activities such as depositions, trials, mediation, negotiations, business transactions, and client meetings are available for Summer Associates to attend. Summer Associates also attend social events to become acquainted with Firm attorneys and their families outside of the traditional office setting.

Interviews for the 2019 summer positions usually take place between September and October.

Hiring Criteria:
Top 20%
3.0 GPA or higher
Prefer mock trial, moot court and/or law journal experience
Connection to the Borderplex a plus

How to Apply

Applicants for our 2019 Summer Clerkship Program have already been chosen. If you would like to apply for next year’s program, please check our website toward the end of May, 2019. When applying, please submit your cover letter, resume, law school transcript, and writing sample to Carol Gutierrez, Recruiting Coordinator.

Apply Online

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