ACCGP Diversity Corporate Internship Program
Association of Corporate Counsel Greater Philadelphia Chapter’s Diversity Corporate Summer Internship Program sponsors an annual full-time, eight-week internship program, aimed at increasing diversity within corporate legal departments. Law students who have overcome substantial obstacles in the pursuit of a legal career or who are members of groups underrepresented in the legal profession (based on, but not limited to: (i) race, (ii) ethnicity, (iii) religion, (iv) LGBTQ status, or (v) disability) are invited to participate. At a minimum, each intern will be compensated a total of $7,500.00 for participation in the program, though a company may elect to compensate an individual intern at a higher rate.
The Greater Philadelphia Chapter is a leading chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel, the world's largest organization serving the professional and business interests of attorneys who practice in the legal departments of corporations, associations and other private-sector organizations. ACC Greater Philadelphia has over 1,400 members who practice as lawyers in more than 400 organizations, most of whom live and work in Southeastern Pennsylvania.