Jobs

Real Estate Counsel

Posted: February 23, 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: February 23, 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.

Birth Injury Associate (Exclusive Search)

Posted: February 23, 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.

Mass Torts Associate

Posted: February 23, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: In-House
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.

Co-op/Condo Transactional Attorney (Exclusive Search)

Posted: February 23, 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.

Real Estate Attorney

Posted: February 23, 2018
Practice:
Location: CT - Fairfield County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A general practice law firm is looking to hire a real estate associate with 3+ years of experience in transactions and leasing.  The ideal candidate will be currently employed at a good, local law firm who is regularly closing transactions and leasing matters in Connecticut. A demonstrable connection to Connecticut is preferred.  Excellent interpersonal and writing skills are required.  The firm provides a broad variety of work and a collegial atmosphere. Email resume to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Shareholder Activist Partner ( Exclusive Search)

Posted: February 23, 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.

Construction Litigator

Posted: February 23, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

A well-established, full-service law firm seeks to hire an experienced construction litigator (4+ years) who has excellent construction litigation experience, including significant experience drafting briefs, taking depositions, and arguing motions. Experience on public construction matters and some transactional experience would be ideal. Compensation is competitive, and the environment is friendly. Please email resume in MS Word format to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Corporate Associate

Posted: February 23, 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.

Consumer Financial Services Associate

Posted: February 23, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

Consumer Financial Services Associate—-National firm seeking a class of 2012-2015 consumer financial services associate for either their NY or DC office.  Candidates should have experience with bank and consumer financial regulations, including fair lending and unfair, deceptive, and abusive acts and practices laws. The firm offers a collegial work environment and very reasonable lifestyle.  Strong academic credentials required.  Qualified candidates should submit resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Matrimonial Law Attorney

Posted: February 23, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - Long Island
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A well-established matrimonial boutique seeks to hire an experienced matrimonial attorney – about three or more years of experience. The position focuses mainly on matrimonial litigation, and the firm seeks an attorney who can handle cases on their own, including making court appearances and being the point of contact with clients. The environment is pleasant and professional, the work/life balance is good, and compensation is competitive. 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: February 23, 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.

IP Litigation Associate

Posted: February 23, 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.

Corporate Associate

Posted: February 23, 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.

Matrimonial Associate

Posted: February 23, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A high-end matrimonial boutique seeks to hire a matrimonial associate. The firm seeks a well-credentialed attorney with one of the following backgrounds: (1) a matrimonial attorney with good hands-on experience; or (2) a BigLaw associate looking to transition into matrimonial law. The firm offers a friendly environment, good work/life balance, excellent hands-on experience, and compensation that is competitive given the reasonable hours demands. 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: February 23, 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 3-8 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.

Employee Relations Associate

Posted: February 23, 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 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.

Securities Litigation Associate

Posted: February 23, 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: February 23, 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)

Matrimonial Lawyer

Posted: February 23, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 11+ Years

An impressive and well established matrimonial boutique seeks to hire an experienced attorney (7+ years) for a role focused on high net worth matrimonial litigation. The firm seeks an attorney with one of the following backgrounds: (1) a matrimonial attorney with significant first chair hearing/trial experience in NY Supreme Court; or (2) a BigLaw-trained attorney with elite school/firm credentials. 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: February 23, 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: February 23, 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.