Jobs

Litigation Associate

Posted: January 13, 2019
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

A 4-attorney firm in midtown Manhattan that focuses mainly on plaintiff-side employment class and collective actions, life insurance litigation, consumer fraud, partnership disputes, and real estate disputes is looking to hire a mid to senior level associate.  The firm seeks an attorney who is a strong writer and who is or would be comfortable going to court. Most of their work is in state court. They offer the opportunity for excellent hands-on experience, and the hours are good.. The firm conducts about 1-2 trials per year.  Email resume to Andrew Gurman for immediate consideration.

Insurance Litigation/Coverage Associate

Posted: January 13, 2019
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 1 - 3 Years

An elite, mid-sized law firm seeks to hire a midlevel or junior associate (classes of 2015 to 2018) for a role that would focus on insurance coverage litigation and coverage work. The appropriate candidate must have strong credentials and litigation experience. Insurance experience is ideal but not required. The firm offers a nice atmosphere, a good work/life balance, and compensation that is below market levels. I have placed nine attorneys with this firm. Please email resume in MS Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Corporate Associate

Posted: January 13, 2019
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

Corporate Associate—-Mid-sized NYC law firm seeking class of 2014-2016 general corporate associate.  The firm has a broad corporate practice (including M&A, finance, securities, etc.) and is looking for an associate with the ability to handle a wide range of matters.  Prior experience as an attorney in a law firm environment, strong academic credentials, and admission to practice in NY are required.  Lifestyle is reasonable, compensation will depend on experience but is competitive with that offered by larger firms.  Qualified candidates should e-mail resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) .  Diversity candidates are especially encouraged to apply.

Insurance Defense Associate—NY PIP

Posted: January 13, 2019
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

A well-established insurance defense firm seeks to hire two associates in its NYC office for roles involving a significant amount of NY PIP work. The firm seeks (1) an attorney with about 7+ years of 1st party NY PIP and motor vehicle code experience; and (2) an attorney with about 1-3 years of 1st party NY PIP and motor vehicle code experience. Compensation depends upon experience, and the firm offers a collegial environment and significant autonomy. 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.

Securities Litigation Associate

Posted: January 13, 2019
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A premier boutique law firm seeks to hire a mid-level/senior litigation associate for a role focused on securities class action litigation on behalf of sophisticated investment managers and other institutional clients (buy-side or plaintiff-side). The position offers the opportunity for excellent hands-on experience and to work with an impressive, tight-knit group of attorneys on high-stakes, high-profile matters. The firm seeks a well-credentialed associate with securities litigation experience; solid brief writing experience; and experience leading meet-and-confers, taking depositions, and managing cases. Total compensation can be competitive with or exceed top-market levels. I have close ties with this firm and have placed four attorneys there. 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.

Senior Lending/Corporate Finance Attorney

Posted: January 13, 2019
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 11+ Years

A well-established, mid-sized firm in midtown Manhattan seeks to hire an attorney with about 9+ years of corporate finance/lending experience. The focus is about 60% representing borrowers in private equity deals, 20% representing lenders in transactions, and 20% advising on lending/UCC-related matters. No portable business is required, but it would be ideal to have an interest in developing business in the future. The work/life balance is good, and compensation is below top-market rates but competitive with that of peer firms. Please email resume in MS Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Patent Prosecution Associate, Electrical/Computer Science

Posted: January 13, 2019
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A NYC IP boutique seeking a patent associate with roughly 2-5 years of experience.  Approximately 80% of the work in this position will be patent prosecution, primarily in the electrical and computer science areas—-A degree in EE or CS is strongly preferred.  The firm offers an outstanding practice, excellent lifestyle, and good potential for career development.  Qualified candidates should e-mail resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Labor Law Trial Litigator

Posted: January 13, 2019
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

A well-established insurance defense firm seeks to hire an associate in its NYC office for a role involving a focus on labor law matters and some premises liability. The firm seeks an attorney with about 5-8 years of labor law experience, including experience first chairing trials and running cases. Premises liability experience would be ideal. Compensation depends upon experience, and the firm offers a collegial environment and significant autonomy. 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.

IP Litigation Associate

Posted: January 13, 2019
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 1 - 3 Years

NYC IP boutique seeking an associate with 2-3 years of litigation experience.  Successful candidates will have experience or a demonstrated interest in trademark, copyright and/or patent litigation.  Strong academic and law firm credentials required.  The firm offers an outstanding practice, excellent lifestyle, and good potential for career development.  Qualified candidates should e-mail resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Business Development Director (Exclusive Search)

Posted: January 13, 2019
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 about ten or more years of institutional sales experience and significant knowledge of the US asset management market, and must be a team player and stay up to date on international financial news daily. Compensation is competitive and includes a significant bonus component based directly upon individual performance. Travel is extensive and the person’s location is flexible, although the person would need to come to NYC once every 4-6 weeks. Please email resume in Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Corporate/Real Estate Attorney

Posted: January 13, 2019
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

A well-established, thriving boutique law firm seeks to hire an experienced corporate attorney (at least five years) to assist both the real estate and corporate departments with real estate-related corporate work, corporate transactional work and contract work. A candidate must have experience with real estate joint ventures and real estate LLCs, including significant experience drafting sophisticated LP and operating agreements; experience with purchases/sales; and familiarity with general corporate/commercial matters. The firm offers base compensation competitive with that of peer firms but below top-market levels, a good work/life balance, and a friendly atmosphere. I have placed three attorneys with the firm. Please email resume in MS Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Patent Prosecution Associates

Posted: January 13, 2019
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)

Landlord-Tenant Attorney

Posted: January 13, 2019
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

A well-established boutique law firm in Manhattan seeks to hire an experienced landlord-tenant attorney (at least five years). Compensation is competitive, and the firm offers a friendly environment and good work/life balance. I have placed two attorneys with the firm. Please email your resume in Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

IP Transactional Associate

Posted: January 13, 2019
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

A well-established, mid-sized firm in midtown Manhattan seeks to hire an attorney with four or more years of intellectual property technology experience. The firm seeks someone with significant experience counseling in the data security, software, privacy and technology space; drafting and negotiating e-commerce agreements, technology transfer agreements, software and platform agreements, mobile apps, and SaaS agreements; and significant M&A transactional experience including examining technology assets and related risks, and drafting/negotiating deal documents. The firm offers a friendly environment, good work/life balance, and below-top-market compensation that is competitive with that of peer firms. Please email resume in MS Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Patent Prosecution Associates

Posted: January 13, 2019
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.