Jobs

Probate Attorney

Posted: March 13, 2019
Practice:
Location: NY - Westchester County
Position: Associate
Type: In-House
Experience Level: 0 - 2 Years

A Westchester County law firm is looking to hire a junior attorney with experience in estate and probate administration.  The ideal candidate will live in Westchester and have 1-2 years of experience filing petitions for probate, successor letters testamentary, affidavits of heirship, letters of trusteeship and letters of administration. Candidates should have good knowledge of Surrogates Court rules and procedures and have some experience appearing in court.  Good candidates are Surrogate Court clerks looking to move into private practice as well as those associates at general practice law firms who want to concentrate exclusively in probate and estate administration.  Good training will be provided and expanding into additional areas of a probate practice will be available.  Vibrant and growing practice.  Excellent interpersonal skills are needed.  Email resumes to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Matrimonial Associate

Posted: March 13, 2019
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A thriving, well-established, very small matrimonial boutique seeks to hire a midlevel matrimonial attorney (ideally around 2-5 years or so). The firm seeks an attorney with excellent writing skills and significant marital-related motion drafting experience. The firm works on both high net worth and non-high net worth matrimonial matters. Compensation is competitive, and the hours are good. Please email your resume in MS Word format to recruiter Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Case Development Associate

Posted: March 13, 2019
Practice:
Location: DE - Wilmington
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

An impressive law firm seeks to hire an experienced attorney (about 4-15 or more years) and strong writer to join its Case Development group for a non-litigation role focused on analyzing legal cases and financial data (such as proxy statements, SEC filings, appraisals, M&A activity), and significant writing and advisory work. Experience with federal securities-related litigation is essential, and experience with DE Chancery Court matters is a major plus. The work/life balance is good (40 hours weekly), and compensation is competitive based on the steady hours but well below top-market litigation levels. As this is a non-litigation role, admission to the DE bar is not required and will not be required. Please email your resume in MS Word format to recruiter Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

In House Finance Attorney

Posted: March 13, 2019
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Attorney
Type: In-House
Experience Level: 5 - 7 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.  Candidates should have excellent academic credentials and have logged time in the lending or finance department of a major law firm.  Compensation will be at or close to $200,000 depending on experience, and the work/life balance is good.  Qualified candidates should e-mail resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Labor Law Trial Attorney

Posted: March 13, 2019
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Attorney
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

A well-established insurance defense firm seeks to hire an associate in its NYC office for a role involving a focus on labor law matters and some premises liability. The firm seeks an attorney with about 5-8 years of labor law experience, including experience first chairing trials and running cases. Premises liability experience would be ideal. Compensation depends upon experience, and the firm offers a collegial environment and significant autonomy. 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: March 13, 2019
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
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.

FINRA Litigation Associate

Posted: March 13, 2019
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A thriving, small plaintiff-side firm seeks to hire an energetic and driven attorney for a role focused on FINRA securities-related litigation. The firm seeks an attorney who has about 2-10 years of experience in either (1) FINRA securities-related litigation, or (2) financial/securities litigation and who has an accounting/financial background. It would be ideal to find an attorney who has second or first chair trial/arbitration experience. 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.

Matrimonial Associate

Posted: March 13, 2019
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A well-established, full-service firm seeks to hire a matrimonial associate with about 3-5 years of experience for its office near downtown Manhattan. The firm is also open to someone with significant litigation experience and exposure to matrimonial matters who wants to transition into the matrimonial area. The firm has an impressive group of matrimonial attorneys and offers competitive compensation. Please email resume in MS Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Commercial Foreclosure Associate

Posted: March 13, 2019
Practice:
Location: NY - Long Island
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A well-established Long Island firm seeks a midlevel or junior associate with commercial foreclosure experience. Experience with commercial collections, commercial bankruptcy, and real estate lending would be ideal. The role involves a significant amount of court appearances. Compensation is competitive, and the firm offers a friendly environment. Please email resume in Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Trusts and Estates Partner

Posted: March 13, 2019
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Partner
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 11+ Years

A mid-sized law firm in midtown Manhattan is looking to hire a sophisticated trusts & estates partner.  The ideal candidate will have 15-25 years of experience with a name brand law firm with deep experience in estate, gift, generation-skipping transfer and income tax laws impacting wealth transfers, and must have the ability to develop sophisticated and creative estate plans.  Candidate must have strong interpersonal skills and be able to engender confidence with wealthy clients.  No book of business is required, but a small book would be viewed favorably.  Room for growth.  Collegial, top-notch colleagues.  Email resumes and salary expectations to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

In House/Bankruptcy

Posted: March 13, 2019
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Attorney
Type: In-House
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

In-House Opportunity For Attorney With Experience In International Bankruptcies/Restructurings—- NY office of a research-oriented company seeking an attorney with three or more years of experience in corporate bankruptcies and restructurings.  The position will focus on analyzing and preparing reports concerning issues relating to international bankruptcies/restructurings, including European, Asian and cross-border situations.  International experience is specifically required; experience solely with U.S. matters is not sufficient.  Strong credentials, including major law firm experience, are also required. Hours are very reasonable; compensation will depend on experience.  Qualified candidates should e-mail resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Patent Prosecution Associate, Electrical/Computer Science

Posted: March 13, 2019
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A NYC IP boutique seeking a patent associate with roughly 2-5 years of experience.  Approximately 80% of the work in this position will be patent prosecution, primarily in the electrical and computer science areas—-A degree in EE or CS is strongly preferred.  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)

Matrimonial Attorney

Posted: March 13, 2019
Practice:
Location: CT - Fairfield County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 1 - 3 Years

An impressive, well-established, matrimonial boutique seeks to hire a seasoned attorney (about 10+ years of experience) with either (1) significant matrimonial experience or (2) trial skills plus significant experience with partnership/business divorces or probate litigation.  The firm would also consider a junior matrimonial associate with 1-3 years of experience. The firm has an elite group of matrimonial attorneys and offers competitive compensation and a collegial environment. Please email resume in MS Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Insurance Litigation/Coverage Associate

Posted: March 13, 2019
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 1 - 3 Years

Junior litigators wanted!!  Urgent search.  An elite, mid-sized law firm seeks to hire a midlevel or junior associate (classes of 2015 to 2018) for a role that would focus on insurance coverage litigation and coverage work. The appropriate candidate must have strong credentials and litigation experience. Insurance experience is ideal but not required. The firm offers a nice atmosphere, a good work/life balance, and compensation that is below market levels. I have placed nine 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.

IP Litigation Associate

Posted: March 13, 2019
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 1 - 3 Years

NYC IP boutique seeking an associate with 2-3 years of litigation experience.  Successful candidates will have experience or a demonstrated interest in trademark, copyright and/or patent litigation.  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)

Business Development Director (Exclusive Search)

Posted: March 13, 2019
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 about ten or more years of institutional sales experience and significant knowledge of the US asset management market, and must be a team player and stay up to date on international financial news daily. Compensation is competitive and includes a significant bonus component based directly upon individual performance. Travel is extensive and the person’s location is flexible, although the person would need to come to NYC once every 4-6 weeks. Please email resume in Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Landlord-Tenant Attorney

Posted: March 13, 2019
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

A well-established boutique law firm in Manhattan seeks to hire an experienced landlord-tenant attorney (at least five years). Compensation is competitive, and the firm offers a friendly environment and good work/life balance. I have placed two attorneys with the firm. Please email your resume in Word format to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Patent Prosecution Associates

Posted: March 13, 2019
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)