Jobs

Corporate Associate

Posted: October 17, 2018
Practice:
Location: CT - Fairfield County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A business lawyer is needed for a law firm located in Fairfield County, Connecticut.  The ideal candidate will have experience in drafting and negotiating commercial contracts, particularly master services agreements and others.  A detailed oriented and hardworking candidate is required.  Candidates working in house (in addition to those in law firms) are encouraged to apply.  Competitive compensation and collegial work environment is offered.  Email resumes to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) and note your salary requirement.

Employee Relations Associate

Posted: October 10, 2018
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 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.

Civil Rights Litigation Counsel

Posted: October 10, 2018
Practice:
Location: IL - Chicago
Position: Attorney
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

A premier midsized litigation-focused firm seeks to hire an experienced civil rights litigator to start and lead the firm’s practice in this area. The firm seeks an attorney with experience managing civil rights matters, including taking and defending depositions, arguing motions, and trial experience. Compensation is competitive with that of peer firms. I have close ties with this firm and have placed many attorneys there. Please email resume in MS Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Advertising/Media Transactions Associate

Posted: October 10, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

Advertising/Media Transactions Mid-Level Associate—-NYC office of national firm seeking mid-level associate to work on transactions relating to clients in the advertising/media fields.  Successful candidate will have 3+ years of experience drafting contracts relating to advertising, media, entertainment, technology and/or intellectual property.  NY Bar admission required.  The firm offers reasonable lifestyle, a very pleasant work environment and a strong media/advertising practice.  Qualified candidates should e-mail resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Senior Lending/Corporate Finance Attorney

Posted: October 10, 2018
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.

Corporate/Real Estate Attorney

Posted: October 10, 2018
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.

Securities Litigation Associate

Posted: October 10, 2018
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.

Litigation Associate (Boutique Law Firm)

Posted: October 10, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A well-established, multi-office law firm seeks to hire a junior associate for its Manhattan office to focus on a mix of securities class action litigation, derivative litigation, and some other commercial litigation/international litigation matters. The firm seeks an associate who graduated in 2016, 2015, or 2014 from law school, works for a BigLaw (or BigLaw-equivalent) firm, and has 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 well 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.

Securities Litigation Associate

Posted: October 10, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

An elite, well-established, midsized firm seeks to hire for its Manhattan office a midlevel associate to focus on class action securities litigation matters. The qualified candidate must work for a BigLaw firm (or an elite boutique) and have either securities litigation experience or complex commercial litigation experience and a significant interest in the area. The firm offers a collegial atmosphere, excellent hands-on experience, and compensation that is competitive but below top-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.

In House Finance Attorney

Posted: October 10, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Attorney
Type: In-House
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

A collegial, growing company is looking to hire an attorney with approximately 6 or more years of experience in finance or restructuring at a major law firm.  The work will focus on reading, researching and writing reports regarding bond indentures and loan covenants specifically in distressed situations to assist fund clients in developing trading strategies.  Compensation will depend on experience, but starting salary will likely be at or close to $200,000.  The work/life balance is good.  The person hired may be based in either NY or CT.  Candidates should have excellent academic credentials. Qualified candidates should e-mail resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Insurance Litigation/Coverage Associate

Posted: October 10, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A thriving boutique law firm seeks to hire a midlevel/senior associate (classes of 2013 to 2011) for a role that would focus on insurance coverage litigation and coverage work. A candidate must have significant insurance coverage litigation or coverage opinion drafting experience, as well as good credentials. The firm offers a nice atmosphere, a good work/life balance, and compensation that is below top-market levels. I have placed eight 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: October 10, 2018
Practice:
Location: CT - Fairfield County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

Urgent. A Fairfield County, Connecticut law firm seeks to hire a mid-level corporate associate with 5+ years of experience in areas including M&A, private equity, governance, finance, employment, and general corporate matters.  Good law school and professional experience is required.  In house attorneys are encouraged to apply. Advancement opportunity exists for an associate with the right combination of skills and interpersonal skills.  Admission in NY or CT is required; admissions in both states is a plus.  Qualified candidates should submit resumes and salary expectations to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Real Estate Partner

Posted: October 10, 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.

Litigation Attorney (Exclusive Search)

Posted: October 10, 2018
Practice:
Location: DE - Wilmington
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

A well-established, very small boutique law firm seeks to hire an experienced litigator (5-20 years) to join its Wilmington office and focus on complex commercial litigation matters. The firm seeks to hire a well-credentialed attorney who is cerebral, driven, and high energy; knows how to strategize about and build a case; has an entrepreneurial, creative approach to the law; and is curious, comfortable with conflict, ambitious, free thinking, and confident in their litigation ability. Base compensation is competitive relative to peer firms, and there can be significant upside based on results. Admission in Delaware is required. 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: October 10, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 1 - 3 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: October 10, 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.

Patent Prosecution Associates

Posted: October 10, 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)

Litigation Associate

Posted: October 10, 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 2012, 2013, or 2014 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) and be prepared to appear in court and take on other high-level responsibility.  The firm offers base compensation close to top-market levels, 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

Patent Prosecution Associates

Posted: October 10, 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.

Trusts & Estates Associate

Posted: October 10, 2018
Practice:
Location: CT - Fairfield County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

A collegial, long standing Fairfield County law firm is looking to hire a trusts and estates associate with 4+ years of experience.  The candidate should have experience in estate planning and administration and should have worked for a well known New York or Connecticut law firm.  A tie to lower Fairfield County is expected.  Good academic credentials are required and an LLM in tax is a big plus.  Email resumes to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

IP Transactional Associate

Posted: October 10, 2018
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.

M&A Associates

Posted: October 10, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

The New York City office of major law firm is seeking M&A associates with approximately 4-6 years of experience.  The practice is international in scope, and experience in cross-border transactions would be a plus, although not required.  The firm offers good long term opportunity, at market salary, and reasonable lifestyle. Strong academics and large firm experience required.  Qualified candidates should e-mail resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)