Firm Values & Culture

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP’s reputation as an outstanding, service-oriented global law firm begins with our people. CollegialityCommitmentExcellenceIntegrity and Intensity are the core values and guiding principles behind how we approach our work and how we approach working with each other.

The diverse talents and essential contributions of our professional and administrative staff and paralegals are one of our strongest assets. We seek to attract, develop and retain the very best professional and administrative talent in the legal services industry by providing a dynamic work culture that promotes respect, diversity, collaboration, service and growth. We also offer comprehensive benefits designed to help our employees balance their work/life responsibilities, as well as continuing professional development opportunities. The long tenure of our employees speaks to the strength and appeal of our culture and values.

We recognize that people desire to be part of something, to make a difference. Our professional and administrative staff not only team with our lawyers to provide stellar service to our clients, but also work side by side with our lawyers to make a difference in our communities by tutoring and mentoring children in local schools; donating clothes, goods and other services to those re-entering the workforce or in need; and participating in fun-runs and other fundraisers for various charitable causes.

If you are interested in learning more about the work we do, our offices and available administrative and professional staff positions, we invite you to explore our website.