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World-renowned clients. International influence. Limitless potential. Join our talented team and pursue all your ambitions.
A Global Company
Mayer Brown is a global law firm with offices in 26 major cities. We’re the only integrated law firm in the world, with approximately 200 lawyers in each of the world’s three largest financial centers—New York, London and Hong Kong—the backbone of the global economy.
We were also one of the first law firms to develop a truly global presence. Now we use our extensive multidisciplinary experience across countries to resolve legal disputes and provide transactional advice for our clients, with our signature strength being the financial services industry.
Our global collaboration harnesses all our firm’s legal knowledge, which means that wherever our clients are, they benefit from the collective experience of the entire firm.
What We Look For
When we’re recruiting, we aren’t just looking for trainees— we’re looking for future partners. That means that as well as a strong legal academic record, you’ll have an entrepreneurial mindset, outstanding interpersonal skills and excellent written and verbal abilities.
There’s no particular type of trainee at Mayer Brown. Diversity is critical to our success as a global law firm, so we always try to ensure that our training pool is representative of our international team.
To deliver the results that our clients around the globe need, some of our recruitment requirements may differ by region. To find out more, please refer to the details about the role you’re interested in.
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Our roots in the Americas run deep, with the original Mayer Brown office founded in Chicago. From San Francisco to Mexico City to Rio de Janeiro to New York, we’ve got a strong presence in the business market—making this an exciting place to start your career.
In Asia, we’re known as the law firm that opens doors and closes deals. With a multinational, multilingual team of 800, we use our knowledge of regional issues and policy development to our clients’ advantage in the world’s fastest-growing legal market.