Jobs

Director of Business Development

Posted: June 15, 2018
Practice:
Location: DE - Wilmington
Position: Consultant
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 11+ Years

A thriving, well-established, mid-sized law firm seeks to hire a Director of Business Development that involves working with top management to lead the firm’s business development efforts, including responding to RFPs, market research, monitoring clients and their exposure to market risks, presentations to clients and prospects, and managing the business development team. The appropriate candidate must have a Bachelor’s or advanced degree, 8+ years of sales or business development experience, and about 5+ years of experience managing business development/sales efforts in the legal, financial, or professional services industry. 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.

Business Develpment Director

Posted: June 15, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Consultant
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 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 either of the following backgrounds: (1) an in-house attorney with a pension fund or asset management company; or (2) someone with significant institutional sales experience in the legal, financial, or professional services industries dealing either with asset managers or Taft Hartley/pension funds (or both). Compensation is competitive and includes a significant bonus component based directly upon individual performance. Travel is extensive, and the business developer’s location is flexible. Please email resume in Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

M&A Associates

Posted: June 12, 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)

Matrimonial Law Associate

Posted: June 01, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A well-established law firm in Manhattan seeks to hire a junior or midlevel matrimonial associate to join its matrimonial practice. The appropriate candidate should have either (1) matrimonial experience on complex marital estates and regarding complicated financial issues; or (2) a BigLaw-equivalent background and significant interest in matrimonial work. The firm focuses on high net worth matrimonial work, on a mix of matrimonial litigation, mediation, settlement, prenuptial agreements, etc. Compensation is competitive within the matrimonial field. Please email resume in MS Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

In House Finance Attorney

Posted: June 01, 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: June 01, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A thriving law firm seeks to hire a midlevel associate (classes of 2015 to 2012) for a role that would focus on insurance coverage litigation and coverage work. The appropriate candidate must have graduated from a top-tier law school or work for a BigLaw-type firm; and ideally has litigation experience. The firm offers a nice atmosphere, a good work/life balance, and compensation that is below market levels. I have placed six 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.

Litigation Associate

Posted: June 01, 2018
Practice:
Location: DE - Wilmington
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

A well-established law firm is actively looking to hire a mid-level litigation associate to focus on DE Court of Chancery litigation. The candidate should have impressive academic credentials, solid brief drafting experience, and complex commercial litigation experience; DE Chancery litigation experience is ideal but not required. Compensation is competitive. 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.

Trademark Associate

Posted: June 01, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 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: June 01, 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.

Employment Partner

Posted: June 01, 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 an employment law partner or counsel with both employment litigation and counseling experience to lead this practice area. The firm has no one fully devoted to this practice area. Portable business is not required. 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.

Litigation Associate (Exclusive Search)

Posted: June 01, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

A well-established, multi-office law firm seeks to hire a senior or midlevel litigation associate with excellent writing skills to join its midtown Manhattan office. The role involves a focus on securities litigation (previous experience in this area not required), but also involves consumer fraud and other areas of litigation; and good hands-on experience, including taking and defending depositions. The firm offers a collegial and casual atmosphere, hours likely of 2000-2200 annually, and base compensation that is below top-market levels but competitive with that of peer firms. I have placed two 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.

Corporate Associates

Posted: June 01, 2018
Practice:
Location: CT - Fairfield County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

CT Corporate Associates—Connecticut law firms seeking junior and mid-level corporate associates with 2-6 years of experience in areas including M&A, private equity, securities, finance and general corporate matters.  Opportunities available in various locations (including Fairfield and Hartford Counties), and at firms ranging from some of the largest practices in the state down to fewer than ten attorneys.  Qualified candidates should submit resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Real Estate Partner

Posted: June 01, 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.

Birth Injury Associate (Exclusive Search)

Posted: June 01, 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.

Securities Litigator

Posted: June 01, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 1 - 3 Years

A well-established boutique law firm seeks to hire an experienced commercial/securities litigator (about 1-5 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.

Real Estate Litigation Associate

Posted: June 01, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 1 - 3 Years

A growing New York City law firm is looking to hire a real estate litigation associate.  The ideal candidate will be a junior associate currently working for a sole practitioner who wants a more diverse workload at a slightly larger firm.  In addition to focusing on all aspects of landlord tenant litigation, this associate will also have an opportunity to work on business related matters like contracts, leases, and financing.  Please send your resume along with your salary expectations to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Litigation Associate

Posted: June 01, 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.

Real Estate Counsel

Posted: June 01, 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.

Mass Torts Associate

Posted: June 01, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
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.

Patent Prosecution Associates

Posted: June 01, 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.

Corporate Associate

Posted: June 01, 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.

Shareholder Activist Partner (Exclusive Search)

Posted: June 01, 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.

Corporate Associate

Posted: June 01, 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.

Personal Injury Attorney

Posted: June 01, 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.

Securities Litigation Associate

Posted: June 01, 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.