We’re really aiming to give them that true, in-person experience, but just doing it by another avenue.
— Jenny Connelly, Sidley Austin’s national legal recruiting director, commenting on the format of the firm’s 10-week summer associate program, which will be held virtually this year, except in its Dallas and Houston offices. The firm will be hosting 180 summers, and some in-person events for everyone may be considered as the summer goes on.
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