Jobs

Litigation Associate

Posted: February 03, 2023
Practice:
Location: CT - Fairfield County
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

Top regional law firm actively looking to add to their Fairfield County, CT office a commercial litigation associate. Successful candidates will have two to five years of experience, ideally including one or more of real estate litigation, title insurance defense litigation, consumer financial services litigation and/or bankruptcy.  Admission to practice in CT is required, with dual admission in NY a plus.  Compensation for this position will depend on experience, but will be very competitive with that of peer firms. We have a good relationship with the firm, having previously placed there both partner and associate candidates.
Qualified candidates should send resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration. 

IP Litigation Associate

Posted: February 01, 2023
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

IP LITIGATION ASSOCIATE—-Elite caliber NY IP boutique seeking class of 2018-2021 litigation associate.  Top firm experience (including research, brief writing and discovery), strong academic credentials, and NY Bar admission all required.  Prior experience with trademark and/or copyright litigation preferred; federal clerkship also a plus.  Compensation will depend on experience—-Base salary will likely be in range of about $165,000-$185,000, and the firm also offers hours-based and discretionary bonuses.  Qualified candidates should send resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Corporate Securities Attorneys

Posted: February 01, 2023
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

Corporate Securities Attorneys—- We are working on an active search for a boutique law firm in NYC that is seeking to add a junior associate (1-3 years of experience); a mid-level associate (3-5 years of experience); and a senior associate, counsel or partner level attorney (7+ years of experience)  with strong knowledge of securities law. The firm handles a broad range of securities work—-Relevant experience includes registered securities offerings, PIPEs, registration statements/periodic filings, etc.  We have a good relationship with the firm, having already placed corporate attorneys with them in the past.  Compensation will depend on experience, with base salary likely in the range of $125,000-$150,000 for the junior position; $150,000-$225,000 for the mid-level position; and $225,000-$275,000 for the senior position.  The firm is based in NYC but is open to a fully remote work arrangement for interested candidates.  Lifestyle is reasonable. Qualified candidates should submit resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Litigation Associates

Posted: February 01, 2023
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 6 - 10 Years

Our search firm has been retained by a high-end, well established, full-service, midsized law firm in midtown Manhattan (four days expected in the office per week) that seeks to hire both a midlevel (4-6 years with strong credentials) and senior litigation associate (7-8 years of experience, including excellent knowledge of the NY CPLR, as well as experience taking/defending depositions) for roles focused on a broad mix of complex commercial litigation and appellate matters, including real estate, contract disputes, securities, IP, business fraud, product liability, employment, and bankruptcy; the firm’s litigators work mainly on state court matters but also deal with federal matters. The firm’s litigation department, which has received recognition for its excellent work, offers a reasonable work/life balance (about 1800-2000 hours annually), good hands-on responsibility, friendly atmosphere, and impressive set of attorneys. Total annual compensation is likely $210,000-$280,000 (or higher depending on background/experience), and they offer a profit-sharing plan and an excellent health insurance plan. We have placed five attorneys with the firm. Please email resume in MS Word format to recruiter Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

M&A/Private Equity Counsel or Partner

Posted: February 01, 2023
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Partner
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 11+ Years

Mid-sized NYC law firm seeking counsel or partner level attorney with extensive background in handling middle-market, private company M&A transactions.  Successful candidates will have about 8 or more years of experience, with the ability to serve as lead counsel on private M&A deals—-Additional experience in emerging company/venture capital transactions would also be plus, though not required.  The firm has a very active practice, and there is no minimum portable business requirement.  Title upgrades from associate to counsel or from counsel to partner may be considered for strong candidates.  The firm offers a collaborative work environment, reasonable billable hours expectations (1800 hour target), and flexible hybrid work arrangements. Compensation will depend on experience but will likely be in the range of $350,000-low $400,000s, with potential additional upside based on business originated.  Qualified candidates should submit resumes to Jon Lewis at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.

Securities Litigation Associate

Posted: February 01, 2023
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 3 - 5 Years

A high-end, midsized, plaintiff-side boutique law firm seeks to hire for its midtown Manhattan office (hybrid remote policy) a midlevel litigation associate for a role focused mainly on securities fraud class action litigation matters. The position offers the opportunity to work on high-stakes, high-profile national and international securities matters with an impressive set of attorneys. The firm seeks a well-credentialed associate with a good work ethic; securities litigation experience is not necessary. Base salary is likely in the range of about $150,000 to $180,000 (or possibly higher for someone with directly relevant experience), plus a discretionary bonus. We have close ties with this firm and have placed more than 40 attorneys there over 16 years.  Please send resumes to Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Bankruptcy Associate

Posted: February 01, 2023
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

A mid-sized law firm is seeking to hire a bankruptcy associate with 4-6 years of major law firm (biglaw) experience.  The ideal candidate will have been on a team which has represented official and unofficial committees of unsecured creditors and have experience in structuring, negotiating and documenting reorganization plans.  The firm also takes on discreet Debtor cases.  Salary is $275,000 to $325,000, plus bonus.  Resumes to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for confidential consideration.

Finance Attorney

Posted: February 01, 2023
Practice:
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Associate
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 5 - 7 Years

A mid-sized law firm in in midtown Manhattan is seeking an attorney with 5-7 years of experience in banking transactions to work on lending, letter of credit and other transactions for financial institutions.  The ideal candidate will have extensive experience in drafting, negotiating, and closing domestic and international financing transactions.  Experience at a major NYC law firm or regional equivalent is necessary.  Collegial group and excellent work/life balance.  Base salary target is $160,000 to $175,000, and bonus ranges up to $95,000.  Email resumes to Michael Lord at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for immediate consideration.

General Counsel

Posted: February 01, 2023
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: February 01, 2023
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: February 01, 2023
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: February 01, 2023
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 from the start, but someone in this role will need to take the next DE bar exam. Environmental experience is 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).

Technology Associate

Posted: February 01, 2023
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: February 01, 2023
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.

Personal Injury Attorney

Posted: February 01, 2023
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.

Landlord/Tenant Litigation Associate

Posted: February 01, 2023
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).

Entry level Family Law Associate

Posted: February 01, 2023
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.

Birth Trauma Associate

Posted: February 01, 2023
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.

Matrimonial and Family Law Associate

Posted: February 01, 2023
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.