Jobs

FINRA Litigation Associate

Posted: December 18, 2018
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 attorney with significant plaintiff-side FINRA litigation experience (3-8 or more years) and ideally experience taking depositions, arguing motions, and trying a FINRA arbitration(s) on their own. The role requires excellent organizational skills and the ability to manage a large caseload. 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 Associate, Electrical/Computer Science

Posted: December 17, 2018
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)

Insurance Defense Associate—Fire/Casualty

Posted: December 12, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
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 significant amount of fire/casualty litigation. The firm seeks an attorney with about 7+ years of fire/casualty experience and experience first chairing trials and running cases. 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.

Insurance Defense Associate—NY PIP

Posted: December 12, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

A well-established insurance defense firm seeks to hire two associates in its NYC office for roles involving a significant amount of NY PIP work. The firm seeks (1) an attorney with about 7+ years of 1st party NY PIP and motor vehicle code experience; and (2) an attorney with about 1-3 years of 1st party NY PIP and motor vehicle code experience. 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.

Litigation Attorney (Exclusive Search)

Posted: December 12, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

A very small, thriving boutique law firm seeks to hire a midlevel/senior litigation associate/counsel to lead the firm’s midtown Manhattan office and focus on complex commercial litigation matters. The firm would like to find someone with strong hands-on experience in NY federal or state courts and who is cerebral and driven, knows how to strategize about and build a case, and has an entrepreneurial approach to the law. The goal is to find someone who can become a partner with the firm in the next several years. Base compensation is below top-market levels but competitive, and there can be significant upside based on results. Please email resume in MS Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

IP Associates

Posted: December 12, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 1 - 3 Years

IP Associates—-NYC IP boutique seeking two associates with the following background: (1) 1-4 years of experience with U.S. and international trademark prosecution and TTAB contested proceedings; and (2 ) 2-3 years of litigation work, with 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)

Consumer Product Licensing Attorney

Posted: December 12, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Attorney
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 11+ Years

A small New York City general practice law firm seeking senior level attorney with experience in licensing work in the consumer products industry, in particular apparel/fashion/accessories.  Successful candidates will have background in handling corporate transactional and/or trademark matters. Portable business is not required, but would be a plus In house attorneys encouraged to apply.  Email resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for immediate consideration.

Business Development Director (Exclusive Search)

Posted: December 12, 2018
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.

Patent Prosecution Associates

Posted: December 12, 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)

Landlord-Tenant Attorney

Posted: December 12, 2018
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 Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Corporate/Real Estate Attorney

Posted: December 12, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

A well-established, thriving boutique law firm seeks to hire an experienced corporate attorney (at least five years) to assist both the real estate and corporate departments with real estate-related corporate work, corporate transactional work and contract work. A candidate must have experience with real estate joint ventures and real estate LLCs, including significant experience drafting sophisticated LP and operating agreements; experience with purchases/sales; and familiarity with general corporate/commercial matters. The firm offers base compensation competitive with that of peer firms but below top-market levels, a good work/life balance, and a friendly atmosphere. I have placed three 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.

Securities Litigation Associate

Posted: December 12, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A premier boutique law firm seeks to hire a mid-level/senior litigation associate for a role focused on securities class action litigation on behalf of sophisticated investment managers and other institutional clients (buy-side or plaintiff-side). The position offers the opportunity for excellent hands-on experience and to work with an impressive, tight-knit group of attorneys on high-stakes, high-profile matters. The firm seeks a well-credentialed associate with securities litigation experience; solid brief writing experience; and experience leading meet-and-confers, taking depositions, and managing cases. Total compensation can be competitive with or exceed top-market levels. I have close ties with this firm and have placed four attorneys there. 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.

Senior Lending/Corporate Finance Attorney

Posted: December 12, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 11+ Years

A well-established, mid-sized firm in midtown Manhattan seeks to hire an attorney with about 9+ years of corporate finance/lending experience. The focus is about 60% representing borrowers in private equity deals, 20% representing lenders in transactions, and 20% advising on lending/UCC-related matters. No portable business is required, but it would be ideal to have an interest in developing business in the future. The work/life balance is good, and compensation is below top-market rates but competitive with that of peer firms. 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: December 12, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A thriving boutique law firm seeks to hire a midlevel/senior associate (classes of 2013 to 2011) for a role that would focus on insurance coverage litigation and coverage work. A candidate must have significant insurance coverage litigation or coverage opinion drafting experience, as well as good credentials. The firm offers a nice atmosphere, a good work/life balance, and compensation that is below top-market levels. I have placed eight 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: December 12, 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 2012, 2013, or 2014 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) and be prepared to appear in court and take on other high-level responsibility.  The firm offers base compensation close to top-market levels, 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

Patent Prosecution Associates

Posted: December 12, 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 Transactional Associate

Posted: December 12, 2018
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

A well-established, mid-sized firm in midtown Manhattan seeks to hire an attorney with four or more years of intellectual property technology experience. The firm seeks someone with significant experience counseling in the data security, software, privacy and technology space; drafting and negotiating e-commerce agreements, technology transfer agreements, software and platform agreements, mobile apps, and SaaS agreements; and significant M&A transactional experience including examining technology assets and related risks, and drafting/negotiating deal documents. The firm offers a friendly environment, good work/life balance, and below-top-market compensation that is competitive with that of peer firms. Please email resume in MS Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.