Jobs

Private Funds Attorney—In House

Posted: August 10, 2022
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: In-House
Experience Level: 1 - 3 Years

We have been retained on an exciting in-house search for an SEC registered investment research and advisory company, which is seeking an attorney with two to three years of investment management/private funds experience at a law firm.  Operating from seven global offices with a headquarters in midtown Manhattan, the core of the business is providing specialist alternative investment research and portfolio advisory solutions to institutional investors.  Responsibilities will include drafting and negotiating side letters, research and advisory contracts, and other legal agreements as well as legal structuring and oversight of fund formation, project management/outside counsel oversight, and other legal and compliance projects.  Successful candidates will have strong communication skills and attention to detail, along with a humble, positive, and team-focused attitude.  The position will be based out of the company’s New York City office, with a hybrid work arrangement (three days/week in the office).  In addition to candidates coming out of law firms in New York City the company will also consider (1) candidates coming from law firms outside NYC, or (2) candidates returning to the workforce from a short leave of absence (maternity, paternity, illness recovery, or assisting an aging parent/grandparent.) The company also offers very reasonable lifestyle (typical day is nine to six).  For immediate consideration, please send your resume to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Litigation Associate

Posted: August 08, 2022
Practice:
Location: CT - New Haven County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 1 - 3 Years

Litigation Associate in CT—-Busy boutique law firm located in New Haven County, CT seeking litigation associate with about 2-4 years of experience.  Successful candidates will be self-starters with solid research and writing skills and the ability to learn and grow in the position.  Compensation depends on experience, but will be competitive with that of peer firms.  Reasonable work/life balance.  We have a good relationship with this firm, and have previously placed a litigation associate with them.  Diversity candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.  Qualified candidates should e-mail resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Entry level Family Law Associate

Posted: August 02, 2022
Practice:
Location: CT - Fairfield County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 0 - 2 Years

A terrific law firm is looking to hire a Class of 2022 law school graduate.  The firm will provide excellent training in a collegial atmosphere.  What are they looking for? They want to hire a polished, smart, hard working associate with excellent communication skills and a keen eye for detail.  Good college and law school record is required as is a tie to Connecticut.  If you fit, please send your resume and target salary to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for immediate consideration.  The client will also consider a Class of 2021 graduate who is a temporary assistant clerk or coming from a state or federal clerkship.

Matrimonial Attorney

Posted: August 02, 2022
Practice:
Location: CT - Fairfield County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 1 - 3 Years

Divorce law in Connecticut is heating up! If you are a litigation/family law associate, or are a Temporary Assistant Clerk in the CT court system, we want to hear from you. We have been engaged by several Fairfield and New Haven County law firms who are looking to hire a junior/midlevel associate for a role focused on matrimonial and family law litigation matters. Our clients seek a strong writer/researcher and someone who would present well with clients and in a courtroom setting, and are open to attorneys from any practice area if they have an interest in specializing in the matrimonial area. Excellent interpersonal skills and good law school record is required. These firms offer a warm culture with a lot of mentoring, good hours and good benefits, and the opportunity to take on significant responsibility on matters.

Birth Trauma Associate

Posted: August 02, 2022
Practice:
Location: IL - Chicago
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

A high-end plaintiff firm seeks to hire for its Chicago office an experienced associate for a role focusing on birth trauma litigation. The firm seeks an attorney (defense or plaintiff-side) with significant medical malpractice, personal injury, or nursing home negligence experience (birth injury experience not required) and significant experience taking depositions for a role that will involve taking depositions, trials, and extensive travel within the U.S. as the practice is national. Base salary is likely around $150,000-$210,000 (depending on experience), and attorneys within this group work hard. The firm has a hybrid remote/in-office model unless case needs require more office or travel time. I have placed multiple attorneys with this group and many other attorneys with the firm.

DE Chancery Associate

Posted: August 02, 2022
Practice:
Location: DE - Wilmington
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A high-end law firm seeks to hire for its Wilmington, DE office (hybrid model in which attorneys can work from home two days weekly) a junior or midlevel litigation associate for a role focused on DE Chancery and other corporate litigation matters. Previous corporate litigation experience is not required. Nor is admission in DE, but someone who is not admitted can take the DE bar. The firm has an impressive set of attorneys, attorneys work hard (about the equivalent of around 2000-2400 hours annually), and the base salary would likely be $140,000-$180,000 (depending on class year and experience) plus a discretionary bonus. I have close ties with the firm and have placed many attorneys there.

Securities Litigation Associate

Posted: August 02, 2022
Practice:
Location: IL - Chicago
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

A thriving, premier plaintiff firm is looking to hire an associate with 4-7 years of federal litigation experience and strong writing skills. The role will focus on securities fraud litigation. It would be ideal to have class action experience 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 five 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.

Senior Litigaton Attorney

Posted: August 02, 2022
Practice:
Location: NY - Westchester County
Position: Partner
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 11+ Years

A small, growing law firm located in Westchester County is looking to hire a trial attorney with at least 15+ verdicts.  The firm represents insurance carriers in products liability, general negligence, premises liability, motor vehicle accidents, property damage, insurance coverage, breach of fiduciary duty, DRAM Shop violations, and construction accidents.  Their work product and ability has provided them with more work than they can handle.  If you have talent in the courtroom but feel unsupported by your current firm, please contact me.  The firm will provide excellent support and camaraderie in a family like setting.  Email resume to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for immediate consideration.

Litigation Associate

Posted: August 02, 2022
Practice:
Location: NY - Westchester County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

A firm in southern Westchester County (NY) is looking to hire an associate with 5 to 10 years of experience in commercial and/or real estate litigation matters.  The ideal candidate will be coming from another law firm where they were running cases, including writing pleadings, conducting discovery, drafting motions.  In court experience is necessary.  The firm will offer a good salary, bonus and benefits, a reasonable lifestyle, a varied caseload, and a hybrid work schedule.  Candidates should submit their resume to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for immediate consideration.

Litigation Associate

Posted: August 02, 2022
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A high-end, well-established, full-service, midsized law firm in midtown Manhattan (work from home two to three days per week is fine) seeks to hire a midlevel litigation associate with strong writing skills and credentials for a role focused on a broad range of commercial litigation matters, including contract disputes, international litigation/arbitrations, shareholder and corporate governance matters, employment litigation, and real estate litigation. The firm offers good hands-on experience, reasonable hours, a friendly environment, and an impressive set of attorneys (including from elite BigLaw backgrounds). The base salary would likely be one hundred sixty to two hundred twenty-five thousand, depending on class year and experience, plus a small bonus. For consideration, please email resume in MS Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Litigation Associate

Posted: August 02, 2022
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

We have been engaged by a successful and impressive law firm with two main practice areas: commercial litigation and real estate transactions.  The litigation department is looking to hire an associate with 3-6 years of commercial litigation experience at a private law firm.  Our client represents individuals, closely held businesses, partnerships and a wide range of investors in significant litigation.  The work focuses in equal measure on business litigation, institutional disciplinary matters and due process, and on campus Title IX matters and related issues. The ideal candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills, an abundance of creativity, and experience writing motions, conducting discovery, and prepping for trial.  The firm will offer a salary and bonus at or above that paid by other firms of equal size and success level, a hybrid work environment, and top notch growth opportunities.  Email resumes to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for immediate consideration.

Associate Counsel, Employment Law

Posted: August 02, 2022
Practice:
Location: PA
Position: Associate
Type: In-House
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A large Corporation based in the Philadelphia suburbs is looking to hire an in house attorney to focus on employment law matters.  The ideal candidate will have at least 2+ years of experience at a corporation, law firm, or governmental agency focusing on employment litigation, including preparation and review of pleadings, discovery and motions.  The candidate should also have (1) substantial employment law experience, including (but not limited to) Wage and Hour and Discrimination, and (2) familiarity with administrative case management including negotiation with the EEOC or state EEO agencies.  The selected candidate will received a generous compensation package including salary and bonus as well as equity incentives, and the ability to work from home on occasion.  The candidate will focus on employment-related legal counseling, including day-to-day employment and immigration-related advice and counsel, supporting and managing litigation and administrative charge audits, and M&A due diligence.  Candidate must be admitted to a state bar and the company will consider out of state candidates but no relocation package will be offered.  If you want to move in house, this is a great option!  For consideration, please send resumes to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Business Law Associate

Posted: August 02, 2022
Practice:
Location: NJ - New Jersey
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

Our client is a name brand New Jersey law firm.  They have retained us to locate an associate with 5-7 years’ experience working on sophisticated business law matters such mergers and acquisitions, licensing, franchising and other similar related areas of law.  Strong contract drafting skills with experience in drafting a broad range of contracts is a must. New Jersey experience and admission required. (New York, Pennsylvania and or Delaware bar admission a plus.)  The following types of candidates would be appealing: 1.  A candidate working at a large or medium sized New Jersey law firm who wants more hands on experience or is not a cultural fit with their current law firm; 2. A New York City trained lawyer and admitted in New Jersey who is looking to work and build a practice in New Jersey; 3.  An in house corporate attorney who has reached a ceiling at his/her company, or who whose legal department is shrinking or relocating to another place; 4.  A corporate lawyer who is relocating to the New Jersey area from another City.  Please email resume and salary expectations to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for further consideration.

T&E Associate

Posted: August 02, 2022
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

We are working on an active search for a well-regarded boutique law firm in NYC that is seeking to add a T&E associate.  Ideal candidates will have 3-4 years of experience in estate planning and estate administration for high net worth individuals (the firm has significant representation of clients in the arts and media industries); formation /operation of not for profit organizations; and estate tax return preparation and audits. Strong academic and law firm credentials are required.  The firm offers reasonable lifestyle and competitive compensation.  Qualified candidates should submit resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)  for consideration.

Corporate Securities Associate

Posted: August 02, 2022
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

We are working on an active search for a boutique law firm in NYC that is seeking to add an associate with about 5+ years of experience in securities law. The firm handles a broad range of securities work—-Relevant experience includes registered securities offerings, PIPEs, registration statements/periodic filings, etc.  Additional experience in M&A/general corporate work and/or representing high-growth, early stage businesses and active investors would be a plus.  We have a good relationship with the firm, and have placed corporate attorneys with them in the past.  Compensation will depend on experience but will be competitive with that of peer firms. The firm is very open to a remote working arrangement for candidates who are interested.  Lifestyle is reasonable. Qualified candidates should submit resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)  for consideration.

Real Estate Associate

Posted: August 02, 2022
Practice:
Location: NY - Westchester County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

A Westchester County law firm is looking to hire an experience real estate transactional associate.  Offering high quality work and clients and the potential to inherit a practice, this job could solve the long term plans of a gifted real estate lawyer. The candidate should have an expertise in some, but not all, of the following types of work: partnerships and joint ventures, real estate acquisitions and dispositions, stock and asset acquisitions and dispositions, construction and development agreements, equity and debt financings, retail and office leasing, construction financing, and bond transactions.  Top salary and benefits offered.  Email resume to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for immediate consideration.

Litigation Associates

Posted: August 02, 2022
Practice:
Location: CT - New Haven County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

A growing law firm in New Haven is looking to add a medical malpractice defense litigator to their team.  Qualified candidates will be currently employed at another law firm in CT with experience representing insurance carriers in a large variety of defense matters including property and casualty, medical malpractice, premises liability, professional liability, and employment practices.  CT bar is required.  Excellent interpersonal skills and good law school record are necessary.  Please send resumes together with a salary target to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for immediate consideration.

Bankruptcy Associate

Posted: August 02, 2022
Practice:
Location: DE - Wilmington
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

A high-end, midsized law firm seeks to hire a midlevel or senior associate for a role focusing on bankruptcy litigation. They seek an associate with experience prosecuting fraudulent transfer claims under the Bankruptcy Code and under state law, including experience drafting complaints, opposing motions to dismiss, conducting discovery (document requests, interrogatories, requests for admissions, etc.), taking depositions, and prosecuting/opposing motions for summary judgment. It would be ideal (but not necessary) to find an attorney who also has experience prosecuting breach of fiduciary duties and unlawful corporate dividend claims, courtroom experience, and admission to the District of Delaware federal court. Base salary is below top-market levels but competitive with that of peer firms, and the role would involve working closely with one bankruptcy partner. The firm has a hybrid remote/in office model. We have placed more than 20 attorneys with the firm.

Real Estate Associate

Posted: August 02, 2022
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A really good midtown Manhattan law firm is in the market to hire a real estate associate to concentrate in closing residential deals, including the sales of cooperative and condominium apartments.  The ideal candidate will be working at a small law firm with a vibrant residential real estate practice and be well versed in due diligence and title and survey review.  The carrot for an associate to move to this firm is that you can start to work on some commercial deals, too, and also get experience in leasing.  Excellent interpersonal skills are necessary and a good law school record from a regional law school will suffice.  Email resumes to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for immediate, confidential consideration.

Corporate Associate

Posted: August 02, 2022
Practice:
Location: CT - New Haven County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 1 - 3 Years

A long established and well regarded CT-based firm seeking junior-midlevel corporate associate for Hartford or New Haven office.  Successful candidates will have experience in one or more of the following areas: M&A, securities, commercial real estate transactions, corporate counseling, and/or general commercial contracts.  Qualified candidates should submit resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Matrimonial and Family Law Associate

Posted: August 02, 2022
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 strong credentials (BigLaw ideally) and an interest in matrimonial law or an associate with significant high net worth matrimonial experience. Please email resume (MS Word format if possible) to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Criminal/Civil Litigation Associate

Posted: August 02, 2022
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

We have been exclusively retained by a thriving, three-attorney litigation boutique in midtown Manhattan that seeks to hire an experienced litigation associate for a role that would involve about 50% (or more, depending on interest) indigent (CJA) criminal defense litigation, and the remainder of the work would be white collar criminal and civil litigation. They have three criminal defense trials coming up this summer and are busy. The firm seeks to hire an attorney who can prepare the first draft of a brief without guidance. They offer excellent hands-on responsibility (taking depositions and arguing motions), a friendly environment, hours of about 1600-1800 annually (only occasional nights/weekends work), remote work as much as someone would like, and impressive attorneys (all came from elite BigLaw backgrounds or had prestigious clerkships).  For further consideration, please send your resume to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) along with salary expectations.

Litigation Associate

Posted: August 02, 2022
Practice:
Location: NY - Westchester County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

The Westchester County office of a New York law firm is looking to hire a smart, well-rounded litigation associate with 3-5+ years of experience.  Ideal candidate will have commercial litigation background (real estate and municipal law is a plus).  Good law school record is necessary.  Stable work history is needed.  Resumes to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Corporate Associate

Posted: August 02, 2022
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

Long-established AmLaw 200 general practice firm seeking mid-level general corporate associate to join 40+ attorney NYC office.  Successful candidates will have 3-5+ years of experience.  The position will involve a broad range of work, including mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, loan and financing transactions, commercial agreements, private equity/venture capital investments, etc. The firm offers a collegial work environment, reasonable lifestyle (1800 billable hour expectation) and a hybrid work arrangement (3 days per week in the office).  Compensation will depend on experience, including salary competitive with that of peer firms and possible sign-on bonus.  Qualified candidates should submit resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Litigation Associate

Posted: August 02, 2022
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A well-established, small boutique law firm in downtown Manhattan seeks to hire an experienced commercial litigation attorney with impressive credentials, solid hands-on experience (taking/defending depositions, arguing motions, and ideally trial experience), and a good work ethic. The firm works on commercial litigation matters involving 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 compensation that is below market levels, a reasonable work/life balance, interesting work, and an impressive group of attorneys.  For immediate consideration, please email resume to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).