Jenner & Block


To apply, select a position below to access our secure, confidential online application system.  When applying, you will need to submit a cover letter, résumé/CV and unofficial transcript.  Jenner & Block is an equal opportunity employer.

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We have concluded the hiring process for Summer Associate positions for 2020.

We have filled our 2019 entry-level needs.

Jenner & Block LLP is proud to partner with Cboe Global Markets, Inc. to support a 1L LCLD Scholar in our Chicago office during the summer of 2020. The goal of the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (“LCLD”) is to promote and increase diversity in the legal profession.
The 1L Scholar Position is open to any current first year law student enrolled at any ABA-accredited law school who has an anticipated graduation date of 2022 at the time of application; has demonstrated a commitment to promoting diversity and inclusion and will contribute to the diversity of the firm; and can participate in and complete Jenner & Block’s 2020 Summer Associate Program. Scholarship recipients will be selected based on consideration of the following factors: demonstrated commitment to promoting diversity and inclusion; excellent academic credentials; strong leadership ability and initiative; and commitment to the firm’s values. 
To apply, please send your resume, undergraduate transcript (unofficial copy is acceptable), law school transcript (unofficial copy is acceptable), and a short synopsis of your interest in joining Jenner & Block LLP and Cboe Global Markets, Inc. as a 1L Scholar via email to   The deadline to apply is March 20, 2020. Applicants are encouraged to apply ahead of the deadline as our hiring process is on a rolling basis.


Jenner & Block accepts applications from candidates who are currently clerking for a judge. Judicial Clerks interested in joining the firm in the Fall of 2020 should apply according to the following dates:

The Chicago office has concluded the post clerk hiring process for 2020.

The DC office will accept post clerk applications beginning February 1, 2020.

The NY office will accept post clerk applications beginning December 1, 2019.

Please click the link above to apply.

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    We are not actively recruiting lateral associates for other practice areas at this time.  However, If you would like to submit your materials for consideration for possible future openings, please click the link above to apply.

If you are representing a lawyer candidate, please contact the below person before submitting any candidate for consideration.

Jenner & Block LLP is an equal opportunity employer.  Recruitment and employment decisions are not made on the basis of an individual’s race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability or medical condition, genetic information, sexual orientation, sex, gender identity and/or expression, pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical conditions, arrest record, matriculation, personal appearance, political affiliation, marital, parental, veteran, military, or order of protection status, or any other protected status or that of their relatives, friends, or associates.