Full-Time Job Resources
Legal Assistant, Paralegal or Administrative Jobs
Lawjobs.com - Lists legal assistant/paralegal jobs. Worth checking.
National Federation of Paralegal Associations - Most listed positions require experience, but worth checking.
Paralegal Jobs - Many of these jobs require experience, but entry-level positions are posted as well.
These employers have either hired Wes alumni in the past and are interested in receiving applications from Wes grads, or employ an alumna/us or parent. The Career Center's Pre-Law Advisor, Jim Kubat, may have contact info for an alumna/us connection. Contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Public Interst Law
Children's Rights, New York, NY - Alumni work/have worked here as paralegals.
Innocence Project, New York, NY - Alumni work/have worked here as paralegals.
Legal Momentum, New York, NY - An awesome alumna works here.
Urban Justice Center's Mental Health Project, New York, NY - An awesome alumna is an attorney here.
Private Practice Law Firms
Holland & Knight, Boston, MA
Lurie & Krupp, Boston, MA
Mintz Levin, Boston, MA (and other locations) - Project Analyst Program.
Robinson & Cole, Boston, MA
WilmerHale Paralegal Interns, Boston, MA - Great summer program in top firm for rising juniors and seniors interested in law. Look at WilmerHale for post-graduate, full-time jobs as well.
Schiff Hardin, Chicago, IL - A great alumna is an attorney here, interested in receiving Wes applications for full-time jobs. Visit their website for employment opportunities, then contact Jim Kubat at the Career Center.
Adam D. Perlmutter, P.C., New York, NY - no website; Google and contact directly. Posts paralegal jobs in April.
Colson & Harris, LLP, New York, NY - Criminal defense firm; founding partner is Wes alumna.
Cravath, Swaine & Moore, New York, NY
Crowell & Moring, New York, NY
GreenbergTraurig, New York and White Plains, NY
Paul Weiss, New York, NY
Proskauer, New York, NY
Shearman & Sterling, New York, NY
Sullivan & Cromwell, New York, NY
Most Prestigious Law Firms
VAULT RANKINGS 2013
1 Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz (New York, NY)
2 Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP (New York, NY)
3 Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and Affiliates (New York, NY)
4 Sullivan & Cromwell LLP (New York, NY)
5 Davis, Polk & Wardwell (New York, NY)
6 Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP (New York, NY)
7 Simpson, Thacher & Bartlett LLP (New York, NY)
8 Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton LLP (New York, NY)
9 Kirkland & Ellis LLP (Chicago, IL)
10 Latham & Watkins LLP (New York, NY)