NEXSEN PRUET | PACOLET MILLIKEN DIVERSITY SUMMER PROGRAM - GREENVILLE, SC

       

Application Deadline – January 15, 2022

Nexsen Pruet | Pacolet Milliken Diversity Summer Program
Attention: Summer Winslow
1230 Main Street, Suite 700
Columbia, South Carolina 29201
diversity@nexsenpruet.com

Founded in 1945, Nexsen Pruet provides a broad range of legal services to the business community and represents companies and other entities in local, state, national, and international venues. As one of the largest law firms in the Carolinas, Nexsen Pruet has over 200 professionals across eight offices in Columbia, Charleston, Greenville, Hilton Head, and Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, as well as Charlotte, Greensboro, and Raleigh, North Carolina.

Pacolet Milliken, located in Greenville, SC, is a sophisticated, family-owned investment company with a multi-generational investment horizon. Pacolet operates through two divisions: Real Estate and Energy/Infrastructure. Pacolet manages these two divisions holistically, balancing value accretion vs. near-term cash flows, stabilized assets vs. development projects, and organic growth vs. acquisitions, all in a manner designed to meet shareholder objectives.

Nexsen Pruet and Pacolet Milliken are both committed to diversity in our professions, as well as fostering an inclusive workplace. As part of that commitment, we have partnered in our efforts to identify and provide diverse law school students with access to opportunities that will aid in their development as legal professionals, regardless of race, color, creed, religion, gender, sexuality,   disability, or any other social markers of difference. Therefore, to advance our commitment, Nexsen Pruet and Pacolet Milliken have established a combined Nexsen Pruet | Pacolet Milliken Diversity Summer Program.

The Nexsen Pruet | Pacolet Milliken Diversity Summer Program is awarded to one underrepresented or minority law student who is a 1L that is enrolled at an ABA-accredited law school. The program recipient will split their time evenly between Nexsen Pruet and Pacolet Milliken (Greenville, SC locations) for a total of ten weeks during the summer of 2022. The objective is to provide students both a law firm experience and exposure to a corporate in-house environment.

Eligibility for the Nexsen Pruet | Pacolet Milliken Diversity Summer Program requires the recipient to submit an application and participate in an interview process with both businesses.

NEXSEN PRUET | PACOLET MILLIKEN
DIVERSITY SUMMER PROGRAM TIMELINE
(Subject to change, as needed)

Application Open

December 1, 2021

Application Submission Deadline

January 15, 2022

Interviews

January 24, 2022 - February 4, 2022

Please submit the following to diversity@nexsenpruet.com:

  1. Completed application

  2. Current law school transcript and a final undergraduate transcript

  3. Current resume

  4. Brief essay, 750 words or less, describing how you will positively impact the mission of creating a more diverse legal profession including (1) why working in a diverse professional community is important to you and (2) how your background and/or experiences would contribute to this mission.

Download a copy of the application here

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