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Morrison & Foerster’s Boston, Palo Alto, and San Diego Offices Secure Top Rankings in The American Lawyer’s Summer Associate Survey

08 Oct 2021

Three Morrison & Foerster offices emerged in top spots in The American Lawyer’s 2021 Summer Associate Survey. Morrison & Foerster’s San Diego office secured a number one spot in the survey’s regional category ranking, and the firm’s Boston and Palo Alto offices, each secured number two spots in their regional category rankings.

“We are very proud of our Boston, Palo Alto, and San Diego offices for securing top rankings in The American Lawyer’s Summer Associate Survey this year,” said Morrison & Foerster Director of Attorney Recruiting Nicole Wanzer. “This recognition speaks to the high quality of mentoring and training programs we offer our summer associates at the firm, as well as the dedication of our attorneys overseeing these programs, to ensure our summer associates are exposed to substantive work and networking opportunities with lawyers across our global offices and practices.”

Morrison & Foerster’s summer associate program was also ranked number one nationally in Law360’s Summer Associates Survey. The firm received a score of 4.94 and the number one spot on the survey among 15 other top ranking firms, based on feedback from more than 750 1L–3L law students.

According The American Lawyer’s report, roughly 2,900 of this year’s summer associates among 71 Am Law 200 law firms responded to its 2021 Summer Associate Survey, answering both multiple choice and open-ended prompts. Read the full article on’s website.

(Note: No rankings were released in 2020 due to the pandemic.)



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