MIP Committee Holds Interview Day

By Jane Paksoy

The Minorities in the Profession Committee’s 1L Summer Associate Program (1L SAP) held its Interview Day at Ward and Smith’s Raleigh office on Thursday, February 13. After a marathon day of interviews, eleven talented 1Ls were matched with participating firms and companies. Participating employers this year were Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP; Duke Energy Corporation; Jackson Lewis P.C.; K&L Gates LLP; Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company; Passport Labs, Inc.; Poyner Spruill LLP; Smith, Anderson, Blount, Dorsett, Mitchell & Jernigan, LLP; Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC; Ward and Smith, P.A.; and Wyrick Robbins Yates & Ponton LLP. Click here for additional coverage and click here to access photos from the event.

The subcommittee would like to thank the participating employers, subcommittee volunteers, Career Services personnel, NCBA staff, and especially Ward and Smith for making this year’s program a success. If your firm or company is interested in participating in 1L SAP 2021, please contact Jane Paksoy at janepaksoy@gmail.com.