Jobs

General Counsel

Posted: November 11, 2022
Practice:
Location: CT - New Haven County
Position: Attorney
Type: In-House
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

Our search firm has been retained by a real estate development company in New Haven County, CT that is seeking an attorney with three to six or more years of experience to serve as general counsel.  The position will involve a broad range of responsibilities, including supervising outside counsel; oversight of insurance claims; drafting and negotiating various commercial contracts; real estate transactions; and record keeping. Successful candidates will have strong legal, organizational and interpersonal skills, sound common sense, and the ability to work well with a variety of personalities.  The hours are reasonable—-Typical day is eight thirty to five.  A full time in-office arrangement is preferred, but a hybrid arrangement may be possible for the right candidate. Admission in Connecticut is required.  For immediate consideration, email resume to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Chancery Litigation Associate

Posted: November 02, 2022
Practice:
Location: DE
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

A high-end midsized law firm seeks to hire for its Wilmington, DE office (hybrid model in which attorneys can work from home three days weekly) a midlevel litigation associate for a role focused on DE Chancery and other corporate litigation matters. Previous corporate litigation experience is not required. Admission in DE is also not required, but someone who is not admitted can take the DE bar. The firm has an impressive set of attorneys and offers good mentorship and young leadership; attorneys typically work from about 9 a.m. to 6 or 7 p.m. with some time on weekends; and the base salary would likely be $160,000-$250,000 (depending on class year, relevant experience, etc.), plus a discretionary bonus. We have close ties with the firm and have placed many attorneys there.  Email resumes to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Litigation Associate

Posted: November 01, 2022
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

An impressive small litigation boutique in midtown Manhattan seeks to hire a midlevel litigation associate for a position focusing on complex commercial litigation and some white collar and regulatory work. The firm offers good substantive experience, sophisticated matters, and an impressive set of attorneys. The firm would like to find an experienced attorney who has significant brief drafting experience and ideally solid experience taking and defending depositions. Salary is $190,000 to $250,000, depending on a variety of factors, including level/quality of experience and how well a candidate interviews and conveys their experience persuasively. We have placed four attorneys with BigLaw backgrounds with the firm.  Please send resumes to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Environmental Associate

Posted: November 01, 2022
Practice:
Location: DE - Wilmington
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

A high-end, midsized, plaintiff-side law firm seeks to hire a midlevel or senior associate for a role focused on environmental/toxic tort litigation. The firm seeks an associate with complex litigation experience, ideally experience managing complex discovery, and excellent writing and research skills. Admission to the DE bar is not required as the firm’s cases are brought nationally, and environmental experience is also not required. Base salary is likely in the mid-to-high one hundred thousands. The firm has a hybrid remote/in office model.  We have placed more than thirty attorneys with the firm. For immediate consideration, email resume to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Corporate Securities Associate

Posted: November 01, 2022
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 1 - 3 Years

We are working on an active search for a boutique law firm that is seeking to add two securities associates, one with one-to-three years of experience and one with three-to-five years of experience. 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.  Salary is $125,000 to $150,000 for the junior position and $150,000 to $250,000 for the senior position, depending on a variety of factors, including level/quality of experience and how well a candidate interviews and conveys their experience persuasively.  The firm is based in NYC, but is open to a fully 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.

Technology Associate

Posted: November 01, 2022
Practice:
Location: NY - Long Island
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

A New York area law firm is looking to hire a technology associate with 4+ years of experience.  Experience in technology licensing, drafting/negotiating technology agreements, cybersecurity and safeguarding of data preferred. The candidate can be coming from an in house position or from a law firm and should have strong academic credentials.  The firm allows remote work 2 or 3 days per week and the compensation is $150,000 to $165,000.  If you are qualified, please send your resume to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for immediate consideration.

Matrimonial Law Associate

Posted: November 01, 2022
Practice:
Location: NY - Westchester County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

An elite, well-established firm seeks to hire an associate for its Westchester office for a role focused exclusively on high and ultra-high net worth matrimonial matters. The firm seeks an attorney with about 3-12 years of experience – preferably an attorney with significant high net worth matrimonial experience. Salary is $140,000 to $275,000, depending on a variety of factors, including level/quality of experience and how well a candidate interviews and conveys their experience persuasively.  Please email resume in MS Word format to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Criminal/Civil Litigation Associate

Posted: November 01, 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).  The compensation would be between $100,000 and $175,000. For further consideration, please send your resume to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Litigation Associate

Posted: November 01, 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 insurance 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, premises liability, professional liability, and employment practices.  CT bar is required.  Excellent interpersonal skills and good law school record are necessary.  Salary is $95,000 to $115,000, plus bonus, depending on a variety of factors, including level/quality of experience and how well a candidate interviews and persuasively conveys their experience.  Please send resume to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for immediate consideration.

Real Estate Associate

Posted: November 01, 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 experienced 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.  Salary is $200,000 to $250,000, depending on how well a candidate interviews and persuasively conveys their experience.  Email resume to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for immediate consideration.

Insurance Litigation Associate

Posted: November 01, 2022
Practice:
Location: NY - Westchester County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 0 - 2 Years

A growing law firm with offices in 10+ cities is looking to hire a junior litigation associate with at least 1 year of experience. Associates with experience in insurance coverage litigation and/or workers’ compensation is ideal, but other areas like insurance bad faith litigation, insurance defense, negligence, product liability law, and tort defense is also good. The firm is flexible and will allow full or part time, remote or in office work, and will also consider candidates returning to the workforce after a break.  Salary is $90,000 to $110,000, depending how well a candidate interviews and persuasively conveys their experience.  Please send resume to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Entry level Family Law Associate

Posted: November 01, 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 to Michael Lord at .(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.  Salary is $90,000 to $95,000.

Landlord/Tenant Litigation Associate

Posted: November 01, 2022
Practice:
Location: NY - Westchester County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

We are currently working on a search for a boutique twenty attorney law firm that is looking to add an associate to their office located in Westchester County, NY. The ideal candidate will have approximately three or more years of litigation experience including the representation of co-op and condo boards in a variety of landlord/tenant disputes (such as matters relating to nonpayment and holdover, conversion/construction, alleged breach of fiduciary obligations, discrimination claims, governance issues etc.) Candidates must be admitted to practice in NY. The firm offers excellent lifestyle, with an annual billable hours target of fourteen hundred and a salary of $110,000 to $120,000.  For immediate consideration, please email Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Real Estate Litigation Associate

Posted: November 01, 2022
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

We have been retained by a well-established, mid-sized, full-service NYC law firm that seeks to hire an experienced real estate litigation attorney who preferably has experience in commercial landlord/tenant and commercial foreclosure matters. The role would involve a mix of real estate litigation, including purchase and sale disputes, some construction disputes, development rights disputes, and commercial landlord/tenant and commercial foreclosure matters.  Attorneys can work remotely a few days per week.  The ideal candidate will be currently employed at a recognizable law firm in the field of real estate litigation or a candidate who is returning to the workforce with previous experience at that type of firm. We have placed five attorneys with the firm.  The salary is $200,000 to $300,000, depending on a variety of factors, including level/quality of experience and how well a candidate interviews and persuasively conveys their experience. For immediate consideration, please email resume to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Litigation Associate

Posted: November 01, 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 will be $108,000 to $110,000, plus significant bonus.  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).

Matrimonial and Family Law Associate

Posted: November 01, 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. The salary would be between $150,000 and $275,000.  Please email resume (MS Word format if possible) to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Private Funds Attorney—In House

Posted: November 01, 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) and salary is $215,000 to $230,000, depending on a variety of factors, including level/quality of experience and how well a candidate interviews and persuasively conveys their experience.  For immediate consideration, please send your resume to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Birth Trauma Associate

Posted: November 01, 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 $115,000-$220,000 (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.  Email resumes to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for immediate consideration.

Personal Injury Attorney

Posted: November 01, 2022
Practice:
Location: NY - Westchester County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

An elite, well-established, small plaintiff-side personal injury firm in Westchester County (in office preferred) seeks to hire a plaintiff-side midlevel or senior litigator with significant personal injury experience (preferably catastrophic/complex) and ideally medical malpractice experience. The firm also seeks an attorney with strong writing and research skills. The firm offers a low volume/high quality approach (about ten cases at a time for the attorney in this role), solid hands-on responsibility, and a collegial environment. The attorney will likely need a car to get to various courts (renting a Zipcar could work).

Base compensation is $75,000-$150,000 depending on experience, 100% of medical benefits are paid by the firm (for an individual), there is 3% matching and profit sharing on a 401(k) plan after one year of employment, the firm offers bonuses and increases in base salary each year, associates keep one-third of the revenue on matters they personally originate, and the firm offers three weeks of vacation annually. The hours are often about 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., plus some weekend work at times. We placed an associate there. Please email resume to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.