Jobs

Matrimonial Associate

Posted: August 10, 2020
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 significant high net worth matrimonial experience, or a well-credentialed BigLaw attorney with a demonstrated interest in matrimonial law. Please email resume in MS Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Litigation Associate

Posted: August 03, 2020
Practice:
Location: CT - Fairfield County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A firm based in lower Fairfield County, CT is looking to hire a litigation associate with 2-6+ years of experience.  The ideal candidate will have excellent research and writing skills and be able to produce persuasive and error free motions and memos.  Experience appearing at live or video status conferences is a big plus. The firm offers a collegial work environment, exposure to various substantive areas of litigation including commercial, employment, real estate, business torts, construction, and probate.  The ideal candidate should be employed at a name brand law firm in NY or CT, be barred in CT/NY, and have excellent interpersonal skills.  Those candidates living in Fairfield County, relocating to Fairfield County, or otherwise have a tie to the area will be viewed favorably.  Email resumes to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for immediate consideration.

Workers’ Compensation Attorney

Posted: August 03, 2020
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A well-established insurance defense firm seeks to hire a workers’ compensation associate with about two to five years of experience before the NY Workers’ Compensation Board. The role would involve significant travel throughout the five boroughs of NYC. Compensation is competitive with that of peer firms in this space. I have placed three attorneys in this firm’s NYC office. Please email resume in MS Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Medical Malpractice/Personal Injury Attorney

Posted: August 03, 2020
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Attorney
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 11+ Years

A high-end, small law firm in midtown Manhattan that focuses on a mix of plaintiff-side matters seeks to hire a seasoned plaintiff-side attorney with significant medical malpractice and complex/catastrophic personal injury experience (at least about eight years), ideally including trial experience. The attorney will lead the firm’s medical malpractice/personal injury practice. The firm offers a friendly environment and a good work/life balance. They do about one to two trials per year in the medical malpractice/PI space. Compensation is competitive, and they are open to someone with or without portable business. We have placed an attorney with the firm and have close ties there. Please email resume in MS Word format to recruiter Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Securities Litigation Associate

Posted: August 03, 2020
Practice:
Location: IL - Chicago
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A thriving, premier plaintiff firm is looking to hire an associate with about 3-6 years of litigation experience and strong writing skills. The role will focus on securities class action litigation. Federal commercial litigation experience is important, and it would be ideal (but not required) to have complex litigation experience in federal court matters and/or securities litigation experience. The position offers the possibility for good hands-on experience and significant responsibility on matters, good long-term prospects, relatively steady hours, and compensation that is below top-market levels. I have placed three associates 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.

Corporate Associates

Posted: August 03, 2020
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 both a junior (2-4 years ) and a senior (7-10+ years) corporate associate with M&A and/or public company securities/capital markets experience.  The firm has a very active 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.  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.

Securities Litigation Attorney

Posted: August 03, 2020
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

We have been retained by an elite investor-side boutique that seeks to hire a midlevel or senior litigation associate/Counsel (2-11 years) for a role focused on major securities class action matters and DE Chancery litigation matters. The firm seeks an attorney from a major law firm with either securities litigation or DE Chancery litigation experience; significant brief drafting experience; and ideally experience leading meet-and-confers or taking depositions. Compensation is very competitive with that of other investor-side firms, and the firm offers a collaborative environment. I have placed eight attorneys with the firm. 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.

Trusts and Estates Partners

Posted: August 03, 2020
Practice:
Location: CT - Fairfield County
Position: Partner
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 11+ Years

Top Connecticut law firms seeking trusts and estates partners for offices in Hartford and Greenwich.  Work will include both sophisticated estate planning and administration.  Successful candidate will have at least some portable business.  Excellent opportunity to eventually assume leadership role in practice group and potentially become the successor to firm’s existing T&E clients.  CT bar admission required.  Qualified candidates should e-mail resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Commercial Litigation Trial Attorney

Posted: August 03, 2020
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 11+ Years

A well-established, small, boutique law firm seeks to hire for its Manhattan office a seasoned commercial litigator (at least ten years) with a good work ethic who has significant commercial litigation trial experience and knows the rules of evidence well. The firm offers 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. Compensation is competitive with that of peer firms, and the hours are around 1900-2200 annually. In addition to private sector attorneys, the firm would happily consider attorneys working for the government on commercial litigation matters. Please email resume in MS Word format to recruiter Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Personal Injury Attorney

Posted: August 03, 2020
Practice:
Location: NY - Long Island
Position: Attorney
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 11+ Years

A well-established boutique law firm headquartered in NYC would like to begin a new practice in the area of personal injury, and seeks to hire an experienced plaintiff-side personal injury attorney (at least seven years of PI experience, but can be much higher than seven) who knows how to handle a file, knows the courts well, and has prepared for trial or tried cases. The attorney will ideally have developed business, and the firm will support marketing efforts to build a PI practice. The firm offers competitive compensation and a friendly environment. Our client would also consider acquiring a small PI law firm, especially one faced with an impending transition. 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 Associate

Posted: August 03, 2020
Practice:
Location: CT - Fairfield County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 1 - 3 Years

A Fairfield County law firm is seeking to hire an associate with 1-3+ years of experience in designing estate plans and preparing estate planning documents, estate and trust administration, business succession planning, and probate administration/litigation.  The ideal candidate will have a tie to Connecticut, good interpersonal skills, and an impressive academic record.  LLM is a plus.  The client offers a collegial work environment in suburban surroundings, and very reasonable hours.  The client is not considering (i) attorneys looking to re-tool into the practice area, or (ii) recent law school graduates.  Email resume and salary expectation to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Bankruptcy/Restructuring Associates

Posted: August 03, 2020
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

With significantly increasing work in the area, this is a good market for bankruptcy/restructuring attorneys considering a lateral move.  We are currently working on multiple openings for junior, mid-level and senior associates, with new postings continuing to come in.  We have both litigation and transactional focused positions at some of the top firms in NYC, as well as at smaller practices.  Candidates interested in learning more about such opportunities should e-mail resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Antitrust/Consumer Litigator

Posted: August 03, 2020
Practice: Antitrust
Location: CA
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

An elite investor-side boutique located in Northern California seeks to hire a midlevel associate (2-10 years of experience) for a role focused on antitrust and consumer-related matters. If someone has more than five years of experience, the firm would likely only consider someone with investor-side experience in antitrust or consumer litigation, but the firm is more flexible for more junior candidates with strong credentials. An attorney in this role will work on sophisticated 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 seven attorneys there. Please email resume in MS Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

 

Corporate Partner

Posted: August 03, 2020
Practice:
Location: CT - Fairfield County
Position: Partner
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 11+ Years

Corporate Partner in CT—-Small Fairfield County boutique law firm looking to add a partner with 10+ years of experience representing large/middle-market companies in sophisticated corporate transactions.  The ideal candidate will have a practice including one or more of private equity, M&A, finance/restructuring and/or general corporate work.  Portable business is a must, but with a minimum below that often required in similar searches.  The firm offers a very competitive compensation arrangement. This is a strong opportunity for a partner interested in joining a NY style corporate practice located in CT.  Qualified candidates interested in learning more about this opportunity should contact Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) .

Matrimonial and Family Law Associate

Posted: August 03, 2020
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

A well-established firm seeks to hire a matrimonial associate with about 5-9 years of experience for its office near downtown Manhattan. The firm has an impressive group of matrimonial attorneys, works on high net worth litigation matters, and offers competitive compensation for this market. Please email resume in MS Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.