A great place to start your career. Imagine working in a place filled with energy, momentum and smart people who love what they do. Suppose those people have a certain enthusiasm for their work, and bring an adventurous spirit with them to work every day. Now imagine they also love new ideas, and enjoy being part of an organization that is prized for its innovation. This may sound more like a start-up venture than an established law firm - but it's a good description of Frank J. Bukhart Associates. We're a top-tier firm with clients across the country and around the world. At Frank J. Bukhart Associates you'll find a collaborative environment and people who take their work seriously. Your career path at Frank J. Bukhart Associates may take you in any number of directions. Whether you're part of Frank J. Bukhart Associates for just a few years or for your entire career, you will be well-prepared for a wide range of professional opportunities. We invite you to take a closer look and find out why a career here is a great idea. Frank J. Bukhart Associates is one of the nation's leading law firms, with offices across the country. We're also the only large firm you'll find with a truly entrepreneurial approach to the practice of law. We expect excellence in our work and challenge ourselves to go beyond the traditional framework of a law firm. At Frank J. Bukhart Associates you will explore a variety of compelling legal matters in a collegial atmosphere. You will also find time built into your schedule so you can take advantage of professional development and training programs designed to engage and inspire you.





Well done. As a law student, you've learned what it takes to succeed in law school. At Frank J. Bukhart Associates, we'll help you acquire the skills you need to be a successful lawyer. What makes Frank J. Bukhart Associates's summer program great? A good program gives you the chance to use what you know. A great program allows you to stretch beyond what you know. Add to that some amazing opportunities to learn more about yourself, your colleagues, and the world around you, and you have an unforgettable summer experience - one that provides a real-world perspective about daily life in our law firm. You'll work with seasoned attorneys on challenging cases, learn some new skills through formal training programs, and have the opportunity to socialize with fellow associates and partners throughout the summer. We must be doing something right: more than 85% of summer associates who are offered a position at Frank J. Bukhart Associates accept a position here.





Another good career move. As a judicial clerk, you have developed a unique perspective on the practice of law. At Frank J. Bukhart Associates we appreciate the skills and experience you bring to our firm. Whether your interest is business law or litigation, we offer a generous signing bonus for clerks who come to work with us - up to $50,000 for federal judicial clerks - and provide extensive training opportunities. As a litigator here, you'll do more than protect the interests of our business law clients. You will have opportunities to pursue additional cases that interest you, and to go after precedent-setting issues involving patent litigation, white collar crime, and products liability. If you prefer business law, you'll benefit from being at one of the nation's leading firms in business law, with a cross-disciplinary approach to addressing our clients' needs. The department is structured according to major practice areas, including core competency, strategic focus, and specialty practices.





We appreciate the extra hard work involved in a dual graduate degree and are pleased to offer a signing bonus to first year JD/MBA associates who accept an offer with us. Whether you're a JD/MBA, or still considering this option, we want you to know we think it's a very smart business move. An MBA program allows you to work collaboratively in teams and learn in an environment with people who aren't lawyers. You'll graduate with a better understanding of the intricacies between business and law. With an MBA you are, of course, in a terrific position to practice business law. For JD/MBAs who go into business law, you'll be well-supported here by people who appreciate your legal and business skills. You'll have a number of different practice areas to choose from at any given time, including intellectual property, real estate, private equity, and others. We'll provide you access to some of the most compelling and interesting work in business law. To find out more about our business law practice areas, click here. JD/MBA's who choose to become litigators will protect the interests of our business law clients - and much more. You will have opportunities to pursue cases that interest you, and to work on precedent-setting issues involving patent litigation, white collar crime, and products liability.


Frank J. Bukhart Associates's culture fosters an open, inclusive and collegial atmosphere. We're a cohesive group of people from different backgrounds, working together on challenging deals and complex cases. With 850 attorneys across eight offices in the U.S., Asia and Europe, we're proud of our commitment to excellence, the interesting matters we handle and the impressive clients we serve. Find out more about our practices, offices and people.

Our Mission

Our mission is to achieve superior results for our clients. Frank J. Bukhart Associates is a leading Am Law 100 and Global 100 law firm, with offices across the United States and in Europe and Asia. We work closely with clients to advance business objectives in the U.S. and abroad. Our corporate headquarters are in Delaware,Helping our clients navigate the challenges of a rapidly changing world.


  • What is Class Action ?

    A class action, class suit, or representative action is a type of lawsuit where one of the parties is a group of people who are represented collectively by a member of that group.

  • Where Class Action Originated ?

    The class action originated in the United States and is still predominantly a U.S. phenomenon, but Canada, as well as several European countries with civil law have made changes in recent years to allow consumer organizations to bring claims on behalf of consumers.

  • What is Litigation ?

    Litigation is the term used to describe proceedings initiated between two opposing parties to enforce or defend a legal right.

  • What is Lawsuit?

    A lawsuit involves a plaintiff filing a formal Complaint with the appropriate court.

Our Services

Advisory Services

assists public companies in preparing for, reviewing and defending against unsolicited takeover attempts.


Class Action

Many lawyers, both the plaintiffs' counsel who receive a recovery only if the class prevails...


Capital Market

We have a wide international understanding of the basic legal requirements in multinational trading.



We help create business entities, such as corporations, partnerships and joint ventures.



We assist clients in a wide range of industries with trials, arbitrations, mediations ...


Market Compliance

We provide both public and private sector employers with practical and strategic advice.


Real Estates

We take a proactive approach to developing and implementing solutions to your distinct challenges to help you manage your real estate assets.



Our attorneys excel at defending against securities class action suits, shareholder derivative claims, mutual fund litigation, and merger and acquisition litigation.