Jobs

IP Litigation Associate

Posted: December 01, 2021
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

IP LITIGATION ASSOCIATE—-Elite caliber NY IP boutique seeking class of 2015-2019 litigation associate.  Top firm experience (including research, brief writing and discovery), strong academic credentials, and NY Bar admission all required.  Prior experience with trademark and/or copyright litigation 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. 

Bankruptcy Associate

Posted: December 01, 2021
Practice:
Location: DE - Wilmington
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

A high-end, midsized law firm seeks to hire a midlevel or senior associate for a role focusing on bankruptcy litigation. They seek an associate with experience prosecuting fraudulent transfer claims under the Bankruptcy Code and under state law, including experience drafting complaints, opposing motions to dismiss, conducting discovery (document requests, interrogatories, requests for admissions, etc.), taking depositions, and prosecuting/opposing motions for summary judgment. It would be ideal (but not necessary) to find an attorney who also has experience prosecuting breach of fiduciary duties and unlawful corporate dividend claims, courtroom experience, and admission to the District of Delaware federal court. Base salary is below top-market levels but competitive with that of peer firms, and the role would involve working closely with one bankruptcy partner. The firm has a hybrid remote/in office model. We have placed more than 20 attorneys with the firm.

Real Estate Associate

Posted: December 01, 2021
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 0 - 2 Years

An impressive, full-service, midsized law firm in midtown Manhattan seeks to hire a junior real estate attorney with residential real estate experience and ideally some commercial real estate experience. The role focuses mainly on residential real estate matters, but it would also involve some commercial matters. Base salary is competitive for a midsized law firm, and the firm offers reasonable hours and a friendly environment. Because the firm deals with a lot of Latin American clients, Spanish or Portuguese language skills are a plus (but not required).

Syracuse Litigation/Corporate Associates

Posted: December 01, 2021
Practice:
Location: NY
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 1 - 3 Years

Syracuse Litigation/Corporate Associates—- Well-regarded general practice firm located in Syracuse, NY actively seeking to add (a) a junior litigation associate with about 1-3 years of commercial litigation experience and (b) a mid-level corporate associate with about 4-6 years of experience in transactional and counseling matters.  The firm has a broad practice, with particular expertise in representing clients in the health care industry.  Lifestyle is very reasonable;  compensation will depend on experience level but will be competitive with that of peer firms.  Qualified candidates should submit resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Litigation Associate

Posted: December 01, 2021
Practice:
Location: NY - Westchester County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

The Westchester County office of a New York law firm is looking to hire a smart, well-rounded litigation associate with 3-5+ years of experience.  Ideal candidate will have commercial litigation background (real estate and municipal law is a plus).  Good law school record is necessary.  Stable work history is needed.  Resumes to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Insurance Litigation Associate

Posted: December 01, 2021
Practice:
Location: NY - Westchester County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

A growing law firm with an expertise in representing insurance carriers in litigation is looking to hire an associate with 3+ years of experience.  Ideal candidate will be trained at a well known insurance defense firm but who is interested in taking on a more leading role.  Excellent interpersonal skills are required.  Central Westchester location.  Remote work arrangement is available.  Partners will provide training and mentoring.  Email resume to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Corporate Associate

Posted: December 01, 2021
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

Long-established AmLaw 200 general practice firm seeking mid-level general corporate associate to join 40+ attorney NYC office.  Successful candidates will have 3-5+ years of experience.  The position will involve a broad range of work, including mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, loan and financing transactions, commercial agreements, private equity/venture capital investments, etc. The firm offers a collegial work environment, reasonable lifestyle (1800 billable hour expectation) and a hybrid work arrangement (3 days per week in the office).  Compensation will depend on experience, including salary competitive with that of peer firms and possible sign-on bonus.  Qualified candidates should submit resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Litigation Associate

Posted: December 01, 2021
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A well-established, small boutique law firm in downtown Manhattan seeks to hire a litigation associate – 1-8 years of practice – who has a good work ethic and ideally has worked on commercial litigation matters. The firm works on commercial litigation matters involving a broad mix of plaintiff-side and defense-side work, including contract disputes, partnership and other business disputes, securities litigation, patent infringement, and real estate litigation. The firm offers compensation that is below market levels, a reasonable work/life balance, interesting work, and an impressive group of attorneys.  For immediate consideration, please email resume to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Real Estate Associate

Posted: December 01, 2021
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A really good midtown Manhattan law firm is in the market to hire a real estate associate to concentrate in closing residential deals, including the sales of cooperative and condominium apartments.  The ideal candidate will be working at a small law firm with a vibrant residential real estate practice and be well versed in due diligence and title and survey review.  The carrot for an associate to move to this firm is that you can start to work on some commercial deals, too, and also get experience in leasing.  Excellent interpersonal skills are necessary and a good law school record from a regional law school will suffice.  Email resumes to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for immediate, confidential consideration.

T&E Associate

Posted: December 01, 2021
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

We are working on an active search for a well-regarded boutique law firm in NYC that is seeking to add a T&E associate.  Ideal candidates will have 3-4 years of experience in estate planning and estate administration for high net worth individuals (the firm has significant representation of clients in the arts and media industries); formation /operation of not for profit organizations; and estate tax return preparation and audits. Strong academic and law firm credentials are required.  The firm offers reasonable lifestyle and competitive compensation.  Qualified candidates should submit resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)  for consideration.

Class Action Litigation Associate

Posted: December 01, 2021
Practice:
Location: CA
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 1 - 3 Years

An elite investor-side boutique located in Northern California seeks to hire a junior or midlevel associate (0-6 years of experience) for a role focused on complex litigation matters. An attorney in this role will work on sophisticated class action matters with an elite, tight-knit group of attorneys in a vibrant practice. The firm offers excellent hands-on experience, and compensation is highly competitive relative to that of peer firms. I have close ties with this firm and have placed eight attorneys there. Please email resume in MS Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Matrimonial Law Associate

Posted: December 01, 2021
Practice:
Location: NY - Westchester County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

An elite, well-established firm seeks to hire an associate for its Westchester office for a role focused exclusively on high and ultra-high net worth matrimonial matters. The firm seeks an attorney with about 3-12 years of experience – preferably an attorney with significant high net worth matrimonial experience. Please email resume in MS Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Corporate Attorney

Posted: December 01, 2021
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Attorney
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 11+ Years

We are working on a new search assignment for a top small NYC firm that is actively seeking an experienced general corporate attorney. Qualified candidates will have twelve or more years of experience in handling a broad range of transactions, such as employment agreements, real estate contracts, joint venture agreements, etc.  The firm handles corporate work for a limited group of companies, and specific experience in art-related transactions would be a plus although not required.  No portable business is necessary. Annual billable hours will likely be about 2,300.  Good candidates would include (1) a person who has previous experience in the corporate department at a major NYC law firm and who is now currently employed at a smaller firm which is having financial or related issues, (2) a person who is currently in house at a corporation which may be looking to shed lawyers as a result of the pandemic, or (3) a counsel currently employed at a large law firm who is looking for an exit.  Email resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Trademark/Copyright Associate

Posted: December 01, 2021
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

Trademark/Copyright Associate—-NYC IP boutique seeking associate with 2 to 4 years of experience.  The position will focus on U.S. and international trademark prosecution, trademark contested proceedings, and copyright counseling.  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)

Capital Markets Attorney

Posted: December 01, 2021
Practice:
Location: CT - Fairfield County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

A Fairfield County boutique law firm with a NY style corporate practice looking to add attorney with 5 or more years of experience representing lenders and investment banks in commercial lending and debt capital markets transactions. Strong academic credentials are required, and large firm experience is preferred.  The firm is open to associate or partner level candidates, with no portable business required.  Remote work and reduced hours arrangements may be available for those who are interested.  Compensation will depend on the particular candidate’s qualifications, but will be competitive with that of larger firms in CT.  Qualified candidates should e-mail resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Corporate Associate

Posted: December 01, 2021
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

We are working on a search for a mid-size NYC firm that is actively seeking multiple corporate associates with 4-10+ years of M&A and/or public company securities/capital markets experience.  The firm has a very busy practice focusing on transactions involving small and middle market companies, with special expertise in handling a variety of securities offerings as well as M&A deals.  The firm offers reasonable lifestyle and good long-term opportunities—- An associate that we previously placed with them is now a partner there. Large law firm experience is preferred.  Compensation will depend on experience but is competitive with that of comparable firms.  Qualified candidates should submit resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Data Privacy/Cybersecurity Associates

Posted: December 01, 2021
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

Data Privacy/Cybersecurity Associates—-National law firms seeking data privacy/cybersecurity associates with 2-5 years of experience for their NY offices.  This is a busy practice area, with clients facing additional challenges resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic.  Successful candidates will have experience in handling privacy/cybersecurity issues arising from one or more of corporate/technology transactions; compliance with state and federal legal/regulatory requirements; general counseling; litigation etc. Strong academic credentials and law firm experience are required.  Qualified candidates should submit resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Matrimonial and Family Law Associate

Posted: December 01, 2021
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

An elite, well-established firm seeks to hire an associate for a role focused exclusively on high and ultra-high net worth matrimonial matters. The firm seeks an attorney with about 2-9 years of experience – preferably an attorney with strong credentials (BigLaw ideally) and an interest in matrimonial law or an associate with significant high net worth matrimonial experience. Please email resume (MS Word format if possible) to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Tax Partner

Posted: December 01, 2021
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 11+ Years

Tax Partner—-Well-regarded mid-size law firm in NYC is seeking to add a tax partner.  The firm’s practice focuses on tax issues relating to a variety of commercial transactions, including M&A, partnerships, cross-border deals, real estate etc.  Qualified candidates will have 15+ years of solid experience and strong academic credentials—-Portable business would be a plus, but is not required.  Compensation will depend on experience and any business a particular candidate may be able to bring, but will be competitive with that of peer and larger firms.  Qualified candidates should submit resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)  for consideration.

Litigation Associate

Posted: December 01, 2021
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A boutique law firm based in midtown Manhattan is looking to hire an associate with 3+ years of substantive litigation experience in commercial litigation matters.  An ideal candidate will be currently working for a solo practitioner or very small law firm and is handling a significant docket of civil cases.  Good writing and interpersonal skills are required.  Email resume to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for immediate consideration.

Matrimonial Law Associate

Posted: December 01, 2021
Practice:
Location: NJ - New Jersey
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

A small, high-end, well-established firm seeks to hire an associate for a role focused on high net worth matrimonial/family law matters. The firm seeks a midlevel or senior matrimonial attorney who writes well and would enjoy (or does enjoy) working with affluent clients. Compensation is competitive within northern NJ, the firm incentivizes business development, and billable hours are 1800 annually. 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: December 01, 2021
Practice:
Location: CT - New Haven County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 1 - 3 Years

A long established and well regarded CT-based firm seeking junior-midlevel corporate associate for Hartford or New Haven office.  Successful candidates will have experience in one or more of the following areas: M&A, securities, commercial real estate transactions, corporate counseling, and/or general commercial contracts.  Qualified candidates should submit resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Commercial Litigation Associate

Posted: December 01, 2021
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

A high-end, small litigation boutique seeks to hire a midlevel associate who has strong academic credentials and works for a BigLaw or equivalent law firm. The firm works on a variety of complex commercial litigation matters, and the firm offers good substantive responsibility, reasonable hours, and competitive compensation. Please email your 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).