2025 Summer Law Clerk Position
Washington DC

Hobbs, Straus, Dean & Walker, LLP (www.hobbsstraus.com) is seeking applications from law school students for its 2025 Summer Law Clerk Program in its Washington, DC office.

Hobbs Straus is a national law firm with offices in Washington, DC; Portland, OR; Oklahoma City, OK; Sacramento, CA; and Anchorage, AK. Hobbs Straus specializes in Federal Indian Law and has worked for over 40 years to realize positive change in Indian Country. Our attorneys are dedicated to promoting and defending Tribal Nations’ rights and exercise of sovereignty, expanding opportunities for Tribal Nations, and improving the lives of American Indians and Alaska Natives.

Qualifications for candidates include:
•   A strong academic performance;
•   Superior research and writing skills;
•   Strong communication skills; and
•   A commitment to Federal Indian Law.

Only students currently enrolled in law school are eligible to apply, and second year law students are preferred but not required. The position will be a full-time position for approximately 10 weeks, with specific dates to be determined.

To apply, interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, unofficial law school transcript, writing sample, and references to Catherine Harper at charper@hobbsstraus.com. Additionally, please reach out to Catherine with any questions.

We will contact all applicants after we make our hiring decision. However, should you receive another offer or otherwise want an update before you hear from us, please reach out to Catherine.

Thank you for your interest in Hobbs, Straus, Dean & Walker, LLP.