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Kathryn Fettrow 
Human Resources Generalist
Wiley Rein LLP 
1776 K Street NW Washington, DC 20006 

Working at Wiley Rein

Wiley Rein is a premier Washington, DC law firm that operates at the intersection of law and policy. Our employees play an integral role in helping provide superior service to the firm’s clients and serve as the foundation for a dynamic organization where people enjoy coming to work. As a single-office firm that has grown organically, we offer our professional staff the best of all worlds – sophisticated and challenging work assignments; access to top-notch resources, training, and technology; and competitive benefits. At Wiley Rein, what brings us together is a shared commitment to our clients, our work, and our community. If this sounds like a place where you would like to start or grow your career, please review our page to learn more and apply for available positions.

What Are Our Core Values? 
We are committed to recruiting, hiring, and investing in top talent in the market. Our employees take great pride in their work and inspire others to achieve their best. 
We offer unparalleled diligence and enthusiasm in obtaining best outcomes for internal and external clients. 
Individuals are rewarded for driving innovative solutions, demonstrating resourcefulness, and thinking outside the box to solve problems.
We act with respect, kindness, and consideration for others’ ideas. We take pride in our open-door policy and friendly, collaborative culture where everyone operates on a first-name basis.
Commitment to the Community

When you come to Wiley Rein, you are joining a team of professionals who value public service. Through our Community Service Committee, employees donate their time, talent, and energy in countless ways to over 450 organizations throughout the year. With hands-on volunteer opportunities, participation in charity races and Jeans Day fundraisers, pro bono legal representation, clothing and food drives such as Gifts for the Homeless and an annual Thanksgiving Basket Drive, and local educational partnerships such as the Thurgood Marshall Law Day, Wiley Rein employees set an example for making Washington a better place to live and work.

Who Do We Support?

We are proud to have built a team of more than 200 professionals whose diverse backgrounds and experiences have created a vibrant and inclusive workplace where individuals are respected and appreciated for their ideas and contributions. 

Through training and mentorship, we also focus on providing employees with the ability to pursue rewarding careers with opportunities for growth and professional development. As a new professional staff member, you will receive comprehensive orientation and training that is tailored to your position. In addition, our Department leaders work with their individual staff members to motivate and encourage participation in educational opportunities including firm-sponsored training, seminars, or conferences that will expand their skills and allow for growth and advancement.  

We recruit entry-level and experienced professionals to support the following areas:

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Business Development and Marketing
  • Human Resources
  • Information Services
  • Legal Administrative Support
  • Legal Talent/Attorney Recruiting
  • Office Services
  • Paralegals (Project Assistants)
  • Risk Management and Conflicts
  • Secretarial Support and Document Specialists

We offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package, including health, life, and disability insurance; generous leave policies; and excellent retirement benefits. The firm also invests in numerous health and wellness initiatives, including on-site fitness classes and activities and access to discounted health programs and facilities. Outside of the office, employees can also join after-hours athletic teams, which include softball, flag football, and bowling. 

To view additional information regarding our benefits and perks, please click here.

How to Apply

If you are a motivated professional who displays a commitment to excellent client service, integrity, and teamwork, click here to review our current openings and submit an application. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

If you do not see an open position in an area that interests you, please visit our website often, as new positions are added as they become available.