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Houlihan Lokey Internship Program


About Houlihan Lokey Internship Program

Houlihan Lokey is an international investment bank with expertise in mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, valuation, and financial restructuring. The firm serves corporations, institutions, and governments worldwide with offices in the United States, Europe, and the Asia-Pacific region. Houlihan Lokey is ranked as the No. 1 M&A advisor for U.S. transactions under $5 billion, the No. 1 M&A fairness opinion advisor for U.S. transactions over the past 10 years, and the No. 1 global restructuring advisor, according to Thomson Reuters.

Internship Program
The internship program is 10 weeks long; the interns receive approximately a week of training and gain hands-on experience working alongside full-time staff and participating as integral members of a deal team. The internship is designed to give students an opportunity to experience what it is like to work at an investment bank to make sure it is the right career path for them.

Summer Financial Analysts are rising seniors in undergraduate programs; the majors included are generally Finance, Economics, Engineering and Accounting although we do also hire interns with non-finance backgrounds. Summer Associates are first-year MBAs who are focused on Finance. Previous experience in investment banking is not required.

Program Overview

  • Number of Interns: 51 to 100
  • Compensation/Benefits: Paid
  • Duration: 6 to 12 weeks
  • Academic Level: College Sophomores, College Juniors, Business School Students


  • Atlanta, GA
  • Boston, MA
  • Chicago, IL
  • Dallas, TX
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Minneapolis, MN
  • New York, NY
  • San Francisco, CA
  • London, United Kingdom

Application Process
Applicants should apply via their school with a cover letter and a resume, as well as upload their resume to for consideration. Questions regarding the process in the States can be addressed to Gwinevere von Ludwig, Senior Recruiting Representative (; for Europe and Asia Pacific, questions can be addressed to Amanda Griffith (

Application Deadline
Application deadlines are set by the schools. The applications are also accepted on a rolling basis at until all positions have been filled.

Wilma Nacion
Houlihan Lokey
245 Park Avenue
17th Floor
New York, NY 10167

Houlihan Lokey Internship Program