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Litigaton Associate (Exclusive Search)

Posted: April 19, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

A well-established, multi-office law firm seeks to hire a midlevel or possibly senior litigation associate for its Manhattan office to focus on a broad mix of litigation-related matters, including securities and other complex commercial litigation matters, and international issues. The role involves working with two of the firm’s top partners on behalf of European clients; significant client contact; and researching fact-based issues, preparing memoranda on legal issues, and supporting U.S.-based litigation. The firm seeks an associate from a BigLaw (or BigLaw-equivalent) firm with excellent writing skills. The firm offers a collegial and casual atmosphere, good long-term options, and compensation that is competitive with that of peer firms but below top-market levels. Please email resume in MS Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Trademark Associate

Posted: April 19, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

Trademark Associate—-NYC IP boutique seeking a trademark associate with two to four years of experience. Position will focus on U.S. and international prosecution and TTAB contested proceedings.  Strong academic and law firm credentials required.  The firm offers excellent lifestyle/work environment along with an outstanding trademark practice.  Qualified candidates should e-mail resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Matrimonial Partner

Posted: April 17, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Partner
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 11+ Years

A well-established, mid-sized firm in midtown Manhattan seeks to hire a matrimonial law partner. The firm has no one devoted to this practice area. An attorney should have about $500,000-$750,000 or more in portable business. The firm offers good business development support, a friendly environment, and a good work/life balance. Please email resume in MS Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Employment Partner

Posted: April 17, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Partner
Type: In-House
Experience Level: 11+ Years

A well-established, mid-sized firm in midtown Manhattan seeks to hire an employment law partner with both employment litigation and counseling experience. The firm has no one fully devoted to this practice area. An attorney should have about $500,000 or more in portable business. The firm offers good business development support, a friendly environment, and a good work/life balance. Please email resume in MS Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Securities Litigator

Posted: April 11, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - Long Island
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

A thriving boutique law firm seeks to hire an experienced and well-credentialed litigator (about 5-10 years) for a position focused on securities litigation. The position involves a significant amount of drafting motion papers and pleadings, and other high-level responsibilities. The firm seeks a strong writer from either (1) a BigLaw or BigLaw equivalent firm who either has had securities litigation experience or has an interest in it, or (2) a plaintiff-side law firm with significant securities litigation experience. The firm offers competitive compensation, a friendly and informal environment, and good long-term possibilities. Please email resume in MS Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Corporate Associates

Posted: April 11, 2018
Practice:
Location: CT - Fairfield County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

CT Corporate Associates—Connecticut law firms seeking junior and mid-level corporate associates with 2-6 years of experience in areas including M&A, private equity, securities, finance and general corporate matters.  Opportunities available in various locations (including Fairfield and Hartford Counties), and at firms ranging from some of the largest practices in the state down to fewer than ten attorneys.  Qualified candidates should submit resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Junior Real Estate Associate

Posted: April 11, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 1 - 3 Years

A well-established, mid-sized, full-service NYC law firm seeks to hire a junior real estate associate with two to three years of transactional real estate experience, including experience working as the junior attorney on commercial purchases, sales, and financings; the attorney should also be able to handle residential closings with light supervision. Compensation is below market levels but competitive with that of peer firms. Please email resume in MS Word format to current recruiter Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Real Estate Partner

Posted: April 11, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 11+ Years

A mid-sized firm seeks to hire a commercial real estate generalist attorney with at least about $250,000 in business and 10-20 years of broad experience, including significant “dirt”/sales/acquisition work and ideally lending and leasing experience. The firm offers good business development support, a good work/life balance and a collegial environment. Please email your resume in MS Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Birth Injury Associate (Exclusive Search)

Posted: April 11, 2018
Practice:
Location: IL - Chicago
Position: Associate
Type: In-House
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

An elite plaintiff-side law firm seeks to hire an experienced associate for a role focusing exclusively on birth injury litigation. The appropriate candidate must have at least seven years of medical malpractice experience and significant trial experience. The role would involve a lot of independence, taking/defending depositions, trial-related work, managing discovery, and significant travel. Compensation is competitive, and the environment is friendly. Please email resume in MS Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Real Estate Counsel

Posted: April 11, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

A well-established, mid-sized, full-service NYC law firm seeks to hire a real estate counsel with at least eight or more years of transactional real estate experience, including commercial real estate sales, acquisitions, and borrower-side financing. Experience drafting and negotiating purchase and sale agreements and loan documents is critical. Leasing experience is a plus but not necessary. Compensation is below top market levels but competitive with that of peer firms. Please email resume in MS Word format to current recruiter Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Litigation Associate

Posted: April 11, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

A boutique law firm seeks to hire a Class of 2011, 2012, or 2013 litigation associate to focus on a broad mix of complex commercial litigation experience. The attorney must work for a major law firm and/or have strong credentials (elite law school or non-elite law school with honors).  The firm offers a good work/life balance, good hands-on responsibility, and a friendly atmosphere.  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.

Mass Torts Associate

Posted: April 11, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A well-established, premier-level plaintiff-side firm seeks to hire an experienced attorney for a role focused on mass tort litigation. The firm seeks a mid-level attorney with about two to five years of experience either from a plaintiff-side firm or the district attorney’s office. The role involves significant travel (about 50% of the time), excellent hands-on experience, good compensation and benefits, a friendly environment, and a good work/life balance when working in NYC. Please email your resume in Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Corporate Associate

Posted: April 11, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

An elite small NYC firm seeking class of 2013-2015 corporate associate to join their lending and distressed debt practice.  The firm offers reasonable lifestyle and compensation very competitive with large firm market rate.  Excellent academic credentials and top firm experience in the areas of lending and/or distressed debt are essential.  Qualified candidates should submit resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Shareholder Activist Partner (Exclusive Search)

Posted: April 11, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Partner
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 11+ Years

A major law firm seeks to hire an experienced shareholder activist attorney for a partnership role that would involve the exciting opportunity to lead and build this firm’s practice. The appropriate candidate must have (1) at least seven years of experience (ideally a partner or counsel, but a senior associate who has strong contacts/business could be considered); (2) significant client contacts in the shareholder activism space and ideally has developed business; and (3) extensive shareholder activist experience, including working with hedge funds and/or other major investors on proxy disputes, corporate governance matters, merger litigation, and other areas in this type of practice. Compensation is competitive with market levels. 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: April 11, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

A good mid-sized law firm is seeking a transactional Associate with 5 – 8 years of experience in commercial real estate finance and secured lending.  Position will include the representation of both borrowers and lenders on a variety of financing deals.  Experience at a major New York City law firm in the lending/financing department would be ideal.  Good law school, but top 25 law school is not required.  Email resumes to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Patent Prosecution Associates

Posted: April 11, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: In-House
Experience Level: 1 - 3 Years

Patent Prosecution Associates—-NYC office of national firm with very strong/growing patent practice seeking patent prosecution associates with (a) 2-3 years of experience and background in organic chemistry, and (b) 3-4 years of experience and background in molecular biology, cell biology, immunology or biochemistry.  Ideal candidates will have advanced degrees and will be registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.  Experience in patent litigation and/or PTAB proceedings a plus.  Qualified candidates should submit resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Co-op/Condo Transactional Attorney

Posted: April 11, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

A well-established boutique law firm in Manhattan seeks to hire an experienced attorney (5-10 or more years) for a role representing co-ops and condos on a variety of transactional matters, including construction contracts, refinancing mortgages, and commercial leasing. A candidate must have significant experience in these areas. Compensation is competitive, and the firm offers a friendly environment, a good work/life balance, and partnership prospects. We have placed two attorneys with the firm. Please email your resume in Word format to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

IP Litigation Associate

Posted: April 11, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 1 - 3 Years

An elite caliber NY IP boutique seeking class of 2013-2016 litigation associate.  Top firm experience (including research, brief writing and discovery), strong academic credentials, and NY Bar admission all required.  Prior experience with trademark/copyright litigation, TTAB and/or UDRP proceedings preferred; federal clerkship also a plus. Qualified candidates should send resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Securities Litigation Associate

Posted: April 11, 2018
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 and taking depositions. 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.

Patent Prosecution Associates

Posted: April 11, 2018
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)

Securities Litigator

Posted: April 11, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

A well-established boutique law firm seeks to hire an experienced commercial/securities litigator (about 1-5 years of experience) for an entrepreneurial role focused on securities litigation matters. The candidate must have the ability to handle a heavy caseload, strong writing skills, and a demonstrated interest in securities litigation, such as experience in securities litigation, financial or accounting experience, or an MBA or CFA or college major in economics. It would also be ideal to have experience managing/leading/building cases. The firm offers the opportunity to take on significant hands-on responsibility, a good work/life balance, and a friendly environment. Please email resume in MS Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Personal Injury Attorney

Posted: April 11, 2018
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.

Trusts and Estates Partner

Posted: April 11, 2018
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.