Jobs

Co-op/Condo In House Attorney

Posted: November 16, 2017
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Attorney
Type: In-House
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

A cooperative is looking to hire an in house counsel.  Candidates must have significant experience in drafting and negotiating construction contracts (including AIA), capital improvement agreements, license agreements, commercial leases, operating and shareholder agreements, and proprietary leases.  Knowledge of landlord/tenant litigation is a plus, although candidates possessing only landlord/tenant litigation experience are not qualified.  Candidates should have good presence and be able to explain complex and arcane legal matters in plain English to non-lawyers.  An ideal candidate will have 5+ years of experience working at a recognizable law firm in the area of cooperative and condominium law.  Competitive salary, excellent medical and retirement benefits, and a generous vacation policy.  Email resume and salary expectations (but not salary history) to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Litigation Associate

Posted: November 05, 2017
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

A thriving small firm based in midtown is looking for a litigation associate with 3+ years of exp in writing motions, defending or conducting depositions, and appearing in court (arbitrations, trials, mediations). Need to be confident, self-assured, and savvy.  It’s more important than law school record or law school rank (although it’s a plus if you have the personality and the law school credentials). The focus of the work is the defense of class actions and regulatory infractions in the communications field, a rapidly expanding area of law. Interested applicants should send resume and salary expectations to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for further consideration.

Labor Attorney

Posted: November 05, 2017
Practice:
Location: NY - Westchester County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

A prominent Westchester law firm is looking to hire a labor attorney who has 7+ years of experience representing public school districts and boards of education in developing, negotiating and administering collective bargaining agreements, and resolving related disputes, grievances and arbitrations.  In addition, the ideal attorney will also have experience defending proceedings before PERB, and handling other labor related litigation, including employee disciplinary proceedings, student discipline actions, and matters arising under state or federal discrimination laws.  Candidates looking to transition into this substantive area of law do not make good candidates for this position.  Good interpersonal skills and law school record are required.  Resumes to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Patent Litigation Associate

Posted: November 05, 2017
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

A small NYC IP boutique is seeking well-credentialed associates to do patent litigation work.  Flexible with regard to experience level.  The firm’s practice is high-tech focused——Technical background in areas such as electrical engineering, semiconductors, physics, optics, and/or LED would be a plus, but candidates with other technical backgrounds and/or strong commercial litigation experience will be considered.  Successful candidates must have experience at top-tier large firms or quality patent boutiques, and very strong academic credentials.  Compensation competitive with large firm market rate.  Qualified candidates should send resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Employee Relations Associate

Posted: November 05, 2017
Practice:
Location: CT - Fairfield County
Position: Associate
Type: In-House
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A Fairfield County based company is looking to hire an employee relations associate.  The ideal candidate will be a human resource generalist who has experience counseling management about mitigating risks, participating in investigations, managing terminations, as well as the myriad of state and federal employment laws governing companies.  2-5 years of experience is required for this position, preferably in the financial services industry.  Excellent verbal and written skills are required.  Email resumes to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

In House Finance Attorney

Posted: November 05, 2017
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Attorney
Type: In-House
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

A collegial, growing company is looking to hire a lending/finance attorney with five or more years of experience. The work will focus on reading, researching and writing reports regarding bond indentures and loan covenants to assist fund clients in developing trading strategies.  Compensation will be in the mid to high $100,000s+ depending on experience, and the work/life balance is good.  The person hired may be based out of any of several locations, including NYC, CT, Chicago, Boston or San Francisco.  Candidates should have excellent academic credentials and have logged time in the lending or finance department of a major law firm.  Qualified candidates should e-mail resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Business Development Director

Posted: November 05, 2017
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Consultant
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 11+ Years

A well-established, mid-sized law firm seeks to hire for a business development role focused on meeting with/pitching institutional investors regarding their retaining the law firm on securities and other financial-related litigation. The appropriate candidate must have significant institutional sales experience in the legal, financial, or professional services industries dealing either with asset managers or Taft Hartley/pension funds (or both). Compensation is competitive and includes a significant bonus component based directly upon individual performance. Travel is extensive, and the business developer’s location is preferably on the east coast. Please email resume in MS Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Business Litigation Associate

Posted: November 05, 2017
Practice:
Location: DE - Wilmington
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A premiere mid-sized firm is actively looking to hire a mid-level litigation associate to focus on corporate litigation matters. The candidate should have impressive academic and law firm credentials, significant corporate/business litigation experience, and solid brief drafting experience. Compensation is competitive within this market. Admission in DE is not required; if not admitted, it is fine to take the next DE bar exam. Please email your resume to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Patent Prosecution Associates

Posted: November 05, 2017
Practice: IP: Patent
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

Patent

New York offices of national firms seeking junior and mid-level patent prosecution associates with background in various technologies, including electrical engineering; computer science; life science; mechanical engineering; chemistry etc.  Qualified candidates should e-mail resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Matrimonial Associate

Posted: November 05, 2017
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

An impressive and well-established matrimonial boutique seeks to hire an experienced attorney for a role focused on high net worth matrimonial litigation. The firm seeks an attorney with one of the following backgrounds: (1) a seasoned matrimonial attorney with significant high net worth matrimonial experience, (2) a BigLaw attorney with significant experience on complex financial matters and/or a CPA or CFA, or (3) a seasoned BigLaw attorney with stellar credentials and an interest in complex financial matters. The firm offers competitive compensation and a collegial environment. Please email resume in MS Word format to former Simpson Thacher associate and current recruiter Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Corporate Associate

Posted: November 05, 2017
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

A New Jersey law firm is looking to hire a corporate associate well versed in M&A, venture capital and private equity transactions.  A requirement is previous experience in the corporate department of a large, AMLaw 200 law firm.  NJ residency and bar are essential.  Resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Securities Litigation Associate

Posted: November 05, 2017
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

An elite boutique seeks to hire a mid-level or senior associate with securities litigation experience for a role focused on securities class action matters. The firm seeks an attorney from a major law firm with excellent writing skills and ideally experience managing cases, taking depositions, and at least some plaintiff-side experience. Compensation is competitive, and the firm offers a collaborative environment and good opportunities for advancement. Please email resume in MS Word format to former Simpson Thacher associate and current recruiter Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Trusts and Estates Partner

Posted: November 05, 2017
Practice: Trusts & Estates
Location: CT - Fairfield County
Position: Partner
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 11+ Years

Trusts & Estates

A law firm in Fairfield County is looking to hire a seasoned Trusts & Estates partner.  The ideal candidate will be (1) a lawyer currently employed at a law firm or in solo practice in Connecticut with a book of business, or (2) a senior associate/counsel at a large New York City or Connecticut based law firm with excellent academic credentials and ties to Connecticut.  In both cases, the candidate should be well versed in estate planning and administration, including but not limited to drafting and probating wills, preparing various trusts, administering charitable foundations, and preparing and filing all estate, gift, and income tax returns.  Excellent interpersonal and business development skills are required.  The firm will provide a competitive salary, plus opportunities to earn additional compensation, a broad platform to develop and sustain clients, and a collegial work environment.  If this opportunity piques your interest, please apply by sending your resume to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Real Estate Associate

Posted: November 05, 2017
Practice:
Location: CT - Fairfield County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A leading law firm in Fairfield County is looking to hire a mid-level real estate associate.  The ideal candidate should have several years of experience representing buyers and/or sellers in residential real estate transactions.  You should have closed at least 50 RE transactions to be qualified for the job.  Knowledge of commercial leasing would be a big plus.  Good law school record and interpersonal skills are required.  Resumes to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Trademark Associate

Posted: November 05, 2017
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 1 - 3 Years

A NYC IP boutique seeking a class of 2012-2016 associate with experience in trademark and/or copyright litigation work.  The firm offers an outstanding, nationally recognized practice, along with reasonable lifestyle and a pleasant work environment .  Strong academic and law firm credentials required.  Qualified candidates should e-mail resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Personal Injury Attorney

Posted: November 05, 2017
Practice:
Location: NY - Westchester County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

Exclusive search. A well-established, elite plaintiff-side personal injury firm seeks to hire an associate with about three or more years of plaintiff-side personal injury experience. The firm seeks an associate with strong research and writing skills, an excellent work ethic, and a passion for representing personal injury victims. The firm offers competitive compensation and benefits, and the opportunity to learn from top-notch personal injury attorneys and get excellent hands-on experience. Please email resume in MS Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.