Diversity Fellowship

Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP Diversity Fellowship for Judicial Clerks

Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP believes that a workforce made up of people from diverse social, racial, economic and cultural backgrounds results in a dynamic and supportive workplace for our attorneys and staff and enhances our ability to provide the highest-quality representation for and service to our clients. As part of our ongoing commitment to recruiting, retaining and promoting attorneys who contribute to the diversity of our firm and our profession, we are pleased to offer the Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP Diversity Fellowship to a current judicial law clerk planning to start practicing at the Firm as an associate in the Fall of 2017. In addition to our standard clerkship bonus, the Fellowship includes:

  • $25,000 as a financial award
  • The firm will make a $5,000 contribution in the Fellow’s honor to a non-profit organization that supports diversity (to be selected by the Fellow, with input from the firm)

If you are interested in applying for the Diversity Fellowship, please send a cover letter indicating your interest in applying along with a resume and law school transcript to Robin Klum, Director of Professional Development and Legal Recruiting. Our clerk recruiting season will begin January 1.

Recent Recipients

Gabriela Bersuder2016 Recipient
Dorothy Du2016 Recipient
Juvaria Khan Litigation Attorney Patterson BelknapJuvaria Khan2015 Recipient
Patricia S. Kim2014 Recipient
Cassye M. Cole2013 Recipient