LAUNCH PROGRAM. Launch is the innovative work allocation program for first- and second-year associates in the Palo Alto corporate and securities and life sciences practices. LAUNCH enables our junior associates to immediately experience the breadth of fast-moving, cutting-edge corporate and life sciences transactional work that WSGR is known for. With LAUNCH, you will:

  • Engage in a wide variety of corporate and securities and life sciences transactions and other matters, including company formations, private financings, public offerings, public company reporting, mergers and acquisitions, licensing, and corporate governance. The opportunity to experience different work assignments will help you rapidly develop substantive legal expertise and client counseling skills, as well as learn about the firm and its global corporate practice.
  • Work with a broad mix of partners and other supervising attorneys across our corporate and securities and life sciences practices, paving the way for important mentoring, training, and learning opportunities.
  • Gain exposure to a wide range of clients—from new start-ups to global giants—providing the breadth of experience needed to grow into a well-rounded legal advisor.