Jobs

Family Law Associate

Posted: January 10, 2020
Practice:
Location: CT - Fairfield County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A Fairfield County, CT family law boutique law firm is looking to hire a matrimonial associate with 2-5+ years of experience.  The ideal candidate will be employed by a Connecticut or New York law firm and be focusing on matrimonial matters.  Alternatively, general litigators with some previous, demonstrable interest in matrimonial law (i.e. working on pro bono cases) will be viewed very favorably.  Excellent interpersonal skills are required as is a good law school record.  Interested candidates should send resumes to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for further consideration.

Matrimonial and Family Law Associate

Posted: January 10, 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.

Corporate Attorney

Posted: January 10, 2020
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 1 - 3 Years

Corporate Attorneys With Joint Venture Experience—-Small NYC general practice firm seeking both a junior corporate attorney (1-3 years) and a senior corporate attorney (7+ years, able to run deals independently) with specific experience in drafting and negotiating joint venture agreements.  Compensation will depend on experience, but will be very competitive with that of comparable firms.  Qualified candidates should e-mail resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Business Law Associate

Posted: January 10, 2020
Practice:
Location: CT - Fairfield County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A small, sophisticated corporate boutique in Fairfield County, CT is seeking a business law associate with about 2-5+ years of experience.  Successful candidates will be involved in handling a variety of matters, including commercial contracts, venture capital, M&A and general corporate work.  Strong opportunity for future growth and career development.  Compensation will depend on experience, but will be attractive compared to that at similarly sized firms.  Qualified candidates should e-mail resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Securities Litigaton Associate

Posted: January 10, 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 2-6 years of litigation experience and strong writing skills. The role will focus on securities fraud litigation. The firm seeks an associate with complex litigation experience in federal court matters or ideally class action 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.

Media Litigation Associate

Posted: January 10, 2020
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

Media Litigation Associate: NYC office of a national firm seeking to add a mid-level litigation associate to their strong and highly regarded media practice group. Ideal candidates will have about 2-4 years of litigation experience in one or more of copyright, trademark, right of publicity, defamation and/or privacy matters.  The firm offers a very pleasant work environment and reasonable hours.  Candidates should have excellent academic credentials.  Diversity candidates are encouraged to apply.  Qualified candidates should e-mail resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

 

Case Development Associate

Posted: January 10, 2020
Practice:
Location: DE - Wilmington
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

An impressive law firm seeks to hire an experienced attorney (about 3-15 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 to figure out viable causes of action, and includes significant writing and advisory work. Experience with DE Chancery Court matters is essential. The work/life balance is good (40 hours weekly), and compensation is competitive based on the steady hours. As this is a non-litigation role, admission to the DE bar would never be required. Please email your resume in MS Word format to recruiter Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Matrimonial and Family Law Associate

Posted: January 10, 2020
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A well-established, full-service law firm in Manhattan seeks to hire a mid-level or senior matrimonial associate to join its thriving matrimonial practice. The matrimonial department focuses mainly on high net worth matters, and it offers a friendly environment and an impressive set of matrimonial attorneys. Compensation is competitive with that of peer firms. Please email resume in MS Word format to recruiter Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Corporate/Securities Associate

Posted: January 10, 2020
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

Corporate/Securities Associate:  Mid-sized NYC firm seeking corporate/securities associate with approximately 4-7 years of experience.  The firm has a strong and varied corporate practice, with a focus on securities and capital markets work for smaller public and private companies.  The firm offers reasonable lifestyle together with better partnership prospects than is typical at larger firms. Salary will depend on the candidate’s experience and seniority level—-Below large firm market but competitive with comparable firms.  Qualified candidates should e-mail resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

In-House Finance Attorney

Posted: January 10, 2020
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: In-House
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

Multiple positions in the NY office of growing research-oriented company that analyzes bonds/loans to assist fund clients in devising trading strategies.  They are seeking candidates who have 6 or more years of experience, preferably in high-yield bonds but would also consider those with background in leveraged lending. The work will be primarily focused on reading, researching and writing reports regarding high-yield bond covenants—-Successful candidates will have extensive experience in drafting and acting as a lead negotiator with respect to such covenants.  Good work/life balance.  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)

Head of Finance

Posted: January 10, 2020
Practice:
Location: DE - Wilmington
Position: Consultant
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 11+ Years

A high-end, well-established law firm with multiple practice areas seeks to hire a Head of Finance for its Wilmington, DE office. The firm seeks an accounting/finance professional with eight or more years of experience, including significant legal industry and financial reporting experience. The firm seeks someone who is very hands-on, likes building relationships within a firm, and who ideally handles multiple practice areas (or multiple corporate departments/divisions) and has supervisory experience. The role involves management of all financial and accounting operations of the firm. 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.

Corporate Associates

Posted: January 10, 2020
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A top NYC mid-sized firm seeking two 2nd-6th year corporate associates. The position will involve a broad range of corporate, securities and commercial matters—- Ideal candidates will have general corporate and M&A experience, a strong academic record, and solid law firm experience.  The firm offers very reasonable lifestyle and a pleasant work environment. Qualified candidates should send resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration. 

IP Litigation Associate

Posted: January 10, 2020
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

IP Litigation Associate—-NYC IP boutique looking to add a litigation associate with 4-7 years of experience.  Excellent writing skills are required.  Experience in both trademark and patent litigation is preferred, although candidates with experience in either one or the other will be considered.  The firm offers competitive compensation and very reasonable lifestyle.  Qualified candidates should e-mail resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Securities Litigaton Attorney

Posted: January 10, 2020
Practice: Securities
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

We have been retained by an elite investor-side boutique that seeks to hire a junior/mid-level litigation associate and senior litigation associate/Counsel for a role focused on major securities class action matters. The firm seeks an associate from a major law firm with securities litigation experience or a significant interest in it; significant brief drafting experience; and ideally experience handling meet-and-confers, negotiating with opposing counsel, and dealing with experts and witnesses. Compensation is very competitive with that of other investor-side firms, and the firm offers a collaborative environment. I have placed six 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.

Litigation Attorney

Posted: January 10, 2020
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

A thriving, small plaintiff-side firm seeks to hire an experienced commercial litigator (4-15 years) for a position to work on sophisticated financial litigation matters. The firm seeks an aggressive, well-credentialed litigator with significant FINRA and/or securities litigation experience. The role is fact intensive and involves preparing for and participating in trials. Compensation is competitive (although not top market) and the upside is high, and there is good partnership potential in the future. Please email resume in MS Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Commercial Litigation Attorney

Posted: January 10, 2020
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

A well-established boutique law firm seeks to hire for its downtown Manhattan office a seasoned commercial litigator (6+ years) with a good work ethic and impressive credentials who manages cases on their own, takes depositions, and ideally has had trial experience; and shows business generation capabilities. The commercial litigation matters involve 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. The firm offers a friendly environment with high morale, compensation that is below market levels (part of compensation will be based on revenue generation), and a reasonable work/life balance. Please email resume in MS Word format to recruiter Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

IP Litigation Associate

Posted: January 10, 2020
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

An elite caliber NY IP boutique seeking class of 2012-2016 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 Transactional Associate

Posted: January 10, 2020
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

The NYC office of national firm seeking a mid-level corporate transactional associate with 3-4+ years of experience. The position will focus on complex commercial contracts related to credit cards and payment systems, but the firm will consider candidates with experience in drafting/negotiating any of various kinds of agreements, including commercial contracts; M&A/private equity deals; tech licenses, etc.  The firm offers very reasonable lifestyle (about 1800 billable hours per year) and an excellent work environment.  Qualified candidates should e-mail resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Tax Associate

Posted: January 10, 2020
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

A mid-size NYC firm seeking associate with 5-8 years of experience in handling tax planning for commercial matters, including M&A, partnerships, real estate, cross-border transactions etc.  The firm offers reasonable lifestyle and salary competitive with that of larger firms.  NY bar admission required; LL.M. in tax preferred.  Qualified candidates should e-mail resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Trusts and Estates Partners

Posted: January 10, 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).

Patent Prosecution Associates

Posted: January 10, 2020
Practice: IP: Patent
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.

Business Development Director – Unions/Taft Hartley Funds

Posted: January 10, 2020
Practice:
Location: DE - Wilmington
Position: Associate
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/seeking business from unions/Taft-Hartley funds regarding their retaining the law firm on financial-related litigation. The appropriate candidate must have significant experience with such entities and connections with high-level in-house counsel in unions/Taft-Hartley funds; a legal background is ideal but not required. Compensation is very competitive. Travel is extensive, and the role offers significant autonomy. Please email resume in Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Business Development Director – Unions/Taft Hartley Funds

Posted: January 10, 2020
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/seeking business from unions/Taft-Hartley funds regarding their retaining the law firm on financial-related litigation. The appropriate candidate must have significant experience with such entities and connections with high-level in-house counsel in unions/Taft-Hartley funds; a legal background is ideal but not required. Compensation is very competitive. Travel is extensive, and the role offers significant autonomy. Please email resume in Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Antitrust/Consumer Litigator

Posted: January 10, 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 junior or midlevel associate (1-6 years of experience) for a role focused on antitrust and consumer-related matters. 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.

Matrimonial Attorney

Posted: January 10, 2020
Practice: Matrimonial
Location: CT - Fairfield County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 1 - 3 Years

An impressive, well-established, matrimonial boutique seeks to hire a matrimonial attorney. An attorney can have either a) 1-10 (or more) years of high net worth matrimonial experience; or b) impressive credentials and experience with partnership/business divorces or probate litigation, or a demonstrated interest in matrimonial law. 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.