Jobs

Corporate Associate

Posted: December 14, 2017
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.

Litigation Associate

Posted: December 13, 2017
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 1 - 3 Years

An elite insurance defense boutique in downtown Manhattan seeks to hire a junior associate with product liability and/or mass tort experience, ideally some pharmaceutical experience, experience with discovery (particularly electronic), and strong organization and research/writing skills.  The firm offers a friendly environment, good hours and a superior set of attorneys.  Top 25 law school.  Interested candidates should email resumes to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for immediate consideration.

Corporate Attorney

Posted: December 13, 2017
Practice:
Location: NJ - New Jersey
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 11+ Years

Finally, a job where the first question isn’t “What’s your book?”  A small firm located in Union County, New Jersey is seeking to hire a senior level corporate attorney with 15+ years of broad commercial transactional experience with an impressive deal sheet of middle market private equity or venture capital transactions. No business required, but appreciated.  Successful candidates will reside in NJ; NJ bar admission preferred.  Compensation will depend on experience and be competitive with that of larger firms.  Qualified candidates should submit resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Securities Litigator

Posted: December 13, 2017
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 litigator (about 4-10 years of experience) for an entrepreneurial role focused on securities litigation matters. The candidate must have significant experience with managing/leading/building cases, the ability to handle a heavy caseload, strong writing skills, and experience with securities litigation and/or financial or accounting experience. The firm offers the opportunity to take on significant responsibility in this practice, competitive compensation, 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.

Mass Tort Litigator

Posted: December 13, 2017
Practice:
Location: PA
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

A well-established boutique law firm seeks to hire an experienced mass tort/pharmaceutical litigator (5+ years of experience) who can review a medical file/history and value a case, and manage a file and work with doctors. The firm would ideally like to find a plaintiff-side attorney but could be open to a defense-side attorney with the right skills. The firm offers the opportunity to take on significant responsibility in this practice, competitive compensation and great upside potential, 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.

Patent Litigation Associate

Posted: December 13, 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.

In House Finance Attorney

Posted: December 13, 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).

Co-op/Condo In House Attorney

Posted: December 13, 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: December 13, 2017
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

Want out of insurance defense work? A thriving small firm based in midtown is looking for a litigation associate with 7+ 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: December 13, 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).

Business Litigation Associate

Posted: December 13, 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).

Employee Relations Associate

Posted: December 13, 2017
Practice:
Location: CT - Fairfield County
Position: Associate
Type: In-House
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

A Fairfield County based company is looking to hire an employee relations associate.  The ideal candidate will be a an employment attorney with 7+ years of experience counseling management about mitigating risks, conducting fact intensive investigations, forming strong partnerships with internal and external employment counsel and the company’s GC, and providing senior level managers with up-to-date changes in employee relations practices/policies.  Excellent verbal, presentation, and written skills are required.  Competitive compensation will be offered.  We are looking for employment lawyers coming from top Connecticut/New York/Boston law firms or employment law boutiques.  Email resumes to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Business Development Director

Posted: December 13, 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.

Securities Litigation Associate

Posted: December 13, 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.

Patent Prosecution Associates

Posted: December 13, 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)

Trusts and Estates Partner

Posted: December 13, 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.

Personal Injury Attorney

Posted: December 13, 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.