King & Spalding LLP


King & Spalding is celebrating its 125th year providing the highest quality legal services to its clients. Since its establishment in 1885, the firm has had a tradition of attracting and developing many of this country’s finest lawyers. Today, the firm has a global presence, with more than 800 lawyers in 16 offices worldwide who provide the highest caliber legal counsel to clients from the United States and abroad. King & Spalding represents half of the Fortune 100 and, according to a Corporate Counsel survey in August 2009, ranks fifth in its total number of representations of those companies.

At King & Spalding, we recognize that diversity is more than just a buzz word, it is an integral part of our culture. We believe that the diversity of our firm significantly enhances our ability to provide the highest quality legal services to our clients. We strive to create a collaborative environment that benefits from the sharing of experiences, ideas and unique qualities that each of our lawyers brings to the firm.

Because our success depends upon recruiting and developing talented and diverse lawyers, King & Spalding is dedicated to expanding our pipeline by providing enrichment programs and financial support to diverse students entering law school. As part of our commitment to diversity, King & Spalding established the Law Preview Scholarship Program, recognizing the importance of early preparation and the existence of invisible barriers to success.

Five Things to Know About This Firm

  1. Founded in 1885
  2. Offers pro bono legal services in complex and cutting-edge social justice and equality cases, with a particular focus on the most vulnerable members of society
  3. 57 Legal Practices in named “Top Ranked” by Chambers
  4. Provides 1L Diversity opportunities
  5. Offers 1L and 2L Summer Associate opportunities in the U.S. and abroad