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Thank you for your interest in applying to a Summer Associate position at Ballard Spahr LLP.

2023 Summer Program 

We are now accepting 1L Summer Associate applications for the positions posted below. Please submit a separate application for each position to which you wish to apply.

*The deadline for all 1L Diversity Fellowship positions is January 15th, 2023. Please refer to the detailed instructions provided through each application link for more information, including eligibility and required materials.

BALTIMORE | 1L Diversity Fellowship (Ballard Spahr/McCormick)*

DENVER | 1L Diversity Fellowship (Ballard Spahr/Denver City Attorney’s Office)*

MINNEAPOLIS | 1L Diversity Fellowship (Ballard Spahr/Wells Fargo)*

NEW YORK | 1L Diversity Fellowship (Ballard Spahr/The New York Times)*

PHILADELPHIA | 1L Diversity Fellowship (Ballard Spahr/Corteva)*

PHILADELPHIA | 1L Diversity Fellowship (Ballard Spahr/GSK)*

PHILADELPHIA | 1L PDLG Fellow – apply directly through the Philadelphia Diversity Law Group Fellows Program (here)

PHILADELPHIA | 1L Summer Associate

PHOENIX | 1L Diversity Fellowship (Ballard Spahr/Republic Services)*

SALT LAKE CITY | 1L Diversity Fellowship (Ballard Spahr/Aptive Environmental)*

WASHINGTON DC | 1L Diversity Fellowship (Ballard Spahr/PNC)*

If you do not see a posted position above that matches your interests and qualifications, we welcome you to submit your materials through the general resume collect posted below. We will keep your materials on file in case any additional positions become available, and we look forward to keeping in touch as we prepare to hire for our 2024 Summer Program.

ALL BALLARD OFFICES | 1L Summer Associate Resume Collect

2024 Summer Program

We will post 2L Summer Associate applications for the 2024 Summer Program in May 2023. Click here to be notified when our 2L applications open.

If you have any questions, please contact Lisa Feden, Director of Entry Level Recruiting and Integration, at

Need Assistance?

Summer Associate applicants with disabilities may contact Attorney Career Advancement of Ballard Spahr LLP via telephone (215-864-8339) or by email ( to request and arrange for accommodations.