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TAX ASSOCIATE- TRANSACTIONAL

Firm:Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP

Department: Tax Practice
Posted: August 06, 2018


Description:

Our Tax Practice seeks an Associate with three to five years of post-JD experience in the tax field. Our practice includes domestic and international transactions, including mergers, acquisitions, debt and equity financings, joint ventures and restructurings, as well as ongoing strategic tax counseling, compensation and benefits, tax controversies and tax-exempt organizations. We have a deep and diverse practice focused on maximizing tax efficiencies and minimizing tax risks for clients nationally and internationally.


To Apply:

Interested candidates may click here to read more and/or apply.



REAL ESTATE LEASING ASSOCIATE OR COUNSEL

Firm: Seyfarth Shaw

Department: Privacy & Security
Posted: August 06, 2018


Description:

Seyfarth Shaw’s Boston office is seeking a Real Estate Associate or Counsel with at least 5 years of significant commercial real estate leasing experience. The ideal candidate will have experience with retail and office leases and subleases, including ground leases, build-to-suit development, shopping centers, and PAD sites.  Candidates should have experience with drafting and negotiating commercial leases, including amendments and modifications, and other ancillary documents such as SNDAs, Estoppel Certificates, REA and other related matters as well as due diligence. Excellent academic credentials, analytical skills and verbal and written communication skills required. We offer a collegial environment and an excellent opportunity to continue to develop strong skills and grow with a national firm.


Qualifications:

Admission to Massachusetts required.


To Apply:

Interested candidates may click here to read more and/or apply.



DATA PRIVACY & CYBER SECURITY ATTORNEY

Firm:Robinson & Cole LLP

Department: Privacy & Security
Posted: August 06, 2018


Description:

Robinson+Cole, an AmLaw 200 firm, seeks an attorney with at least four years of experience focusing on the area of Data Privacy & Cybersecurity to join its Providence, RI; Boston, MA; Hartford, CT;  New York, NY or Stamford, CT office.  The ideal candidate will advise clients in all industries on a wide variety of data privacy and cybersecurity matters, including matters under federal and state data privacy and security laws and the General Data Protection Regulation.  They will participate in HIPAA compliance activities, investigate and respond to data breaches, defend enforcement actions, will be actively involved in litigation management, and be an integral member of the firm’s Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Team.  In addition to Data Privacy & Cybersecurity, experience in Government Investigations, Compliance, Healthcare and/or Litigation is preferred.  Candidates should work well as part of a team and enjoy a fast-paced work environment.


Qualifications:

Position may be situated in Providence, Boston, Hartford,  New York or Stamford.  Admission to the bar for the State where the Associate sits is required. Admission to the Rhode Island and Massachusetts bar is preferred.  Top academic and transactional credentials, excellent writing, research, negotiation, and communication skills also required.


To Apply:

Click here to apply, please include a cover letter, resume, writing sample, and law school transcript.



LITIGATION ASSOCIATE

Firm: Murtha Cullina

Department: Litigation
Posted: August 06, 2018


Description:

Murtha Cullina LLP is seeking a full-time Litigation Associate with 3-5 years of experience for its Boston office.  Candidate should have excellent writing and analytical skills and experience in dispute resolution including drafting pleadings, taking depositions and participating in mediations, arbitrations and trial work. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a dynamic team of Litigators, and offers an opportunity to work in two practice areas (Construction and Bankruptcy), depending on interest and experience level.


Qualifications:

Candidate should also have experience handling matters involving general business disputes.  Experience with construction and/or bankruptcy matters is a plus.


To Apply:

Qualified candidates should send resume to Beverly Annello, Director of Human Resources & Professional Recruiting



SUMMER ASSOCIATE

Firm: Morgan Lewis

Department: TBD
Posted: August 06, 2018


Description:

Morgan Lewis, one of the world’s leading international law firms, seeks highly motivated second year law students for our 2019 Summer Associate Program. Office by office, our summer associates are given the opportunity to work on matters that would typically be assigned to first-year associates. Although work assignments vary among practice groups and offices, we rely on our summer associates to help complete actual client work, while ensuring that they participate in a generous mix of training opportunities, with a focus on presentation, oral argument, legal writing, and practice-specific skills.


Qualifications:

Candidates must possess excellent academic credentials as well as strong organization, writing, and analytical skills. We value collegiality and diversity among our lawyers and seek to make the practice both professionally and personally rewarding.


To Apply:

Please submit your resume, law school transcript and writing sample here.



HEALTH LAW ASSOCIATE (TRANSACTIONAL)

Firm: Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C

Department: Health Law
Posted: August 06, 2018


Description:

Mintz Levin is looking for an Associate with at least 2 years of M&A experience to join the Health Law Practice transactions team in our Boston or New York City offices. The Associate will be assigned to the team responsible for the transactional work for at least two large provider clients, and will be working on a variety of transaction types, including mergers, stock and asset acquisitions and sales, and joint ventures.


Responsibilities:

The Associate’s responsibilities will include working with other Mintz Levin attorneys on all aspects of transactions, including support with preparing closing checklists, drafting transaction documents, coordinating with clients and outside counsel to address open issues, and taking the lead on items requiring follow-up. Attention to detail, good organizational skills, and the ability to respond to client requests quickly, efficiently, and effectively is critical.


Qualifications:

Candidates must possess a strong academic background, as well as strong writing, contract drafting, and interpersonal skills.  Mintz Levin is most interested in candidates who have at least 2 years of experience working on transactional matters in the health care industry.  Familiarity with federal and state laws regulating health care providers, including the federal Anti-Kickback Statute, the Stark Law, and state CON and clinic license requirements is ideal but not required.


To Apply:

Interested candidates may apply here.



BANKRUPTCY ASSOCIATE

Firm: Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C

Department: Bankruptcy
Posted: August 06, 2018


Description:

We are looking for an associate to join our Boston office as part of Mintz Levin’s highly-regarded bankruptcy and restructuring team. Our nationally-recognized Bankruptcy and Restructuring group offers challenging work for sophisticated clients in an entrepreneurial and collegial environment. Our associates gain valuable experience appearing in courts throughout the country, and are given the opportunity to work closely with senior lawyers at the firm on high-stakes restructuring transactions and bankruptcy litigations.


Responsibilities:

Candidates should have solid business bankruptcy and restructuring experience including Chapter 11 practice and out-of-court restructurings, and excellent research and writing skills.  Our associates work with a wide variety of firm clients in all aspects of bankruptcy, restructuring and creditor rights law, including representing secured and unsecured creditors and unsecured creditors’ committees, bondholders and ad-hoc bondholder committees, indenture trustees chapter 11 debtors, and various parties in creditor rights and insolvency- related litigation, and borrowers and other stakeholders in out-of-court restructurings.


Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will have 2 to 4 years of business bankruptcy experience, a strong academic background, and excellent communication and writing skills.


To Apply:

Interested candidates may apply here.



M&A/ PRIVATE EQUITY ASSOCIATE

Firm:Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Department: Mergers & Aquisitions
Posted: August 06, 2018


Description:

The Boston office of Kirkland & Ellis is seeking attorneys with 1-3 years of transactional experience to join our M&A/Private Equity group.


To Apply:

Find more information and apply here.



EXECUTIVE COMPENSATION ASSOCIATE

Firm:Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Department: Finance
Posted: August 06, 2018


Description:

The Boston office of Kirkland & Ellis is seeking attorneys with 1-3 years of transactional experience to join our Executive Compensation group.


To Apply:

Find more information and apply here.



BANKING & FINANCE ASSOCIATE

Firm: Jones Day

Department: Finance
Posted: August 06, 2018


Description:

The Boston office has an immediate need for a Banking & Finance mid-level associate. Must be able to assume appropriate level of senior deal management responsibility, including drafting, reviewing and negotiating documentation and providing sound advice to clients.


Qualifications:

Ideal candidate will have 2-5 years of large law firm experience representing lenders and borrowers in a variety of complex lending transactions. Candidate should be used to working in a team atmosphere and have superior academic credentials.


To Apply:

To be considered, please provide cover letter, resume and law school transcript here.



LITIGATION| ENVIRONMENTAL & ENERGY MID-LEVEL ASSOCIATE

Firm: Hinckley, Allen & Snyder LLP

Department: Environment & Energy
Posted: August 06, 2018


Description:

Seeking a Mid-Level Associate with an interest in joining a dynamic and sophisticated Environmental and Energy practice. The ideal candidate will have 3-7 years of experience representing a range of clients in complex environmental and energy matters, including litigation disputes, permitting projects, counseling and representation in pre-litigation, compliance, administrative enforcement, and real estate/diligence matters. The position offers an excellent opportunity to work in a collaborative, team-oriented and sophisticated work environment.  Candidates must possess excellent oral and written communication skills, and a desire to develop practice through creative and innovative marketing initiatives.


Qualifications:

Experience advising clients on energy regulatory and transactional matters, securing siting and permit approvals for energy projects and appearing before state public utility commissions is a plus.  Admission to Massachusetts Bar and/or Rhode Island Bar is required.


To Apply:

Interested candidates can apply here.



SUMMER ASSOCIATE- 2L

Firm: Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Department: TBD
Posted: August 06, 2018


Description:

The Boston office is accepting application materials from rising 2L candidates for the 2019 summer program.  Please submit resume, entire 1L transcript (unofficial is acceptable), and brief writing sample, all in PDF format.
For additional information regarding the summer associate program, click here.


To Apply:

Interested candidates may apply here.



CORPORATE/ BUSINESS ASSOCIATE

Firm: Goulston & Storrs PC.

Department: Corporate
Posted: August 06, 2018


Description:

Junior and mid-level associates with transactional experience, including work in some or all of the following: mergers and acquisitions; venture capital and private equity; joint ventures; new business formation and financing; securities and licensing


To Apply:

Please submit resumes and questions to Jennifer Smith, Legal Recruitment Manager



LABOR + EMPLOYMENT ASSOCIATE – JUNIOR/MID-LEVEL

Firm:Goodwin Procter LLP

Department: Labor & Employment
Posted: August 06, 2018


Description:

Goodwin seeks a highly qualified junior or mid-level associate to join our Labor & Employment group.  The ideal candidate will have management-side employment law experience, including both litigation and counseling aspects of the practice.  The candidate should have experience with representing clients in adversarial proceedings.  The candidate should also have experience in advising clients on day-to-day employment law matters and assisting with employment aspects of mergers and acquisitions and other corporate transactions.  Excellent writing and advocacy skills and the ability to build lasting relationships with internal and external clients are required.


Qualifications:

Candidates applying for attorney positions with Goodwin should have outstanding academic credentials, comparable law firm experience, and excellent written and verbal communication skills. Massachusetts bar admission (or eligibility to obtain admission promptly) required.


To Apply:

Interested candidates can apply here.



ERISA/EXEC COMP ASSOCIATE – JUNIOR/MID-LEVEL

Firm:Goodwin Procter LLP

Department: Business Law
Posted: August 06, 2018


Description:

We are seeking a highly qualified junior (rising 2nd year – 2nd year) or mid-level (3rd – 4th year) associate to join the ERISA and Executive Compensation practice in our Business Law Department. Candidates must have general experience both working in teams and in managing some components of transactions independently, along with specific experience representing public and private companies with respect to tax and securities law issues in connection with equity-based arrangements and other types of incentive compensation plans. Additional experience with ERISA, employee benefits or general employment law matters is preferred but not required.


Qualifications:

Candidates applying for associate positions with Goodwin should have outstanding academic credentials, comparable law firm experience, and excellent written and verbal communication skills. MA Bar admission preferred.


To Apply:

Interested candidates can apply here.



TECHNOLOGY SPECIALIST

Firm: Fish & Richardson

Department: Intellectual Property
Posted: August 06, 2018


Qualifications:

PhD in chemistry or closely related field. 2-5 years of patent prosecution experience and USPTO registration strongly preferred. Excellent writing and academic credentials required. Previous experience in pharmaceuticals and a degree or strong background in organic or synthetic chemistry a plus.


To Apply:

Please provide transcripts and a writing sample with your resume. Qualified candidates may apply here.



CASE ASSISTANT- REAL ESTATE

Firm: DLA Piper

Department: Real Estate

Posted: August 06, 2018


Description:

If you are a highly talented Case Assistant interested in working closely with clients, attorneys and paralegals, we want to hear from you! The paralegal team performs a wide range of substantive case, matter and entity related duties by supporting our attorneys, clients, outside legal counsel, opposing legal counsel, and vendors.


Qualifications:

  • High school diploma
  • Basic knowledge in MS Word and Excel
  • 1 year experience in a law firm supporting paralegals and/or attorneys
  • Experience supporting a real estate practice group
  • Undergraduate degree and/or a paralegal certificate
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention-to-detail
  • Proficient in MS Outlook
  • Database experience

Duties & Responsibilities:

Your responsibilities will include organizing document production for attorney review, researching public records, and gathering cases and exhibits from files for incorporation into briefs. You will assist with preparing a variety of documents, forms, charts, letters, etc., and be responsible for preparing binders, preparing closing books, making copies, entering data and maintaining files.


To Apply:

Interested candidates can apply here.



PATENT AGENT OR JUNIOR PATENT ASSOCIATE (CHEMISTRY)

Firm: Choate Hall & Stewart LLP

Department: Intellectual Property
Posted: August 06, 2018


Description:

Choate is currently seeking an associate or patent agent with one to three years of experience and a strong technical background in chemistry. Some experience drafting and prosecuting patent applications and conducting IP due diligence and FTO analyses is required.


Qualifications:

Advanced degree required (PhD preferred; will consider an MS with substantial industry experience). Registration with the USPTO required; prior firm experience preferred. Candidates should have an excellent academic record, top-notch communication skills and a creative and entrepreneurial perspective on IP.


To Apply:

Please apply with a resume, transcripts and a writing sample here.



CORPORATE & CAPITAL MARKET ASSOCIATE

Firm: Brown Rudnick LLP

Department: Corporate & Capital Markets
Posted: August 06, 2018


Description:

Brown Rudnick is seeking a highly qualified junior or mid-level (2nd – 5th year) associate to join the Corporate group in its Boston, MA, New York, NY, Washington, DC, or Orange County, CA offices. Candidates must have experience working directly with clients and managing substantial components of a broad range of corporate and transactional matters. The group represents hedge funds, middle market companies, portfolio companies of private equity and hedge funds, and both public and private clients. The ideal candidate will have sophisticated experience with life sciences clients and cross-border transactions. Work includes mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity financings, corporate governance and securities. Position offers the opportunity to assume significant responsibility and career growth potential.


Qualifications:

Candidates must have outstanding academic credentials, and excellent written and verbal communication skills. Comparable law firm experience preferred.


To Apply:

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and law school transcript to Molly Childs here.



PRIVATE CLIENT ASSOCIATE

Firm: Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP

Department: Private Clients
Posted: July 25, 2018


Description:

Nutter McClennen & Fish is seeking a mid-level associate to join our Private Client group. The ideal candidate would have a minimum of 4 years of experience in estate planning and estate and trust administration, and knowledge of the relevant state and federal income and estate tax laws.


Qualifications:

Candidate should also have experience handling matters involving general business disputes.  Experience with construction and/or bankruptcy matters is a plus.


To Apply:

Qualified candidates may apply here.



BUSINESS ASSOCIATE

Firm: Foley Hoag LLP

Department: Business
Posted: July 11, 2018


Description:

Foley Hoag’s Business Department has an opening for one or more excellent lawyers in our Boston office. We seek applicants from the Class of 2015 and senior with general transactional experience in one or more of the following areas: Private Funds, Venture Capital and Emerging Companies, Mergers & Acquisitions, and Debt Financing.


Qualifications:

Although not required, experience in the Life Sciences or Technology industries would be helpful. Fluency in a language in addition to English would also be a plus.


To Apply:

Candidates should click here to apply



COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT & FINANCE ASSOCIATE

Firm: Nixon Peabody LLP

Department: Finance
Posted: July 02, 2018


Description:

Our Community Development Finance Practice Group is seeking to hire an associate to join our national housing tax credit practice in our Boston office.

Our Community Development Finance practice is the largest of its kind in the nation, and one of the foremost legal authorities in transactions involving tax credit financing – either individually or in combination with other incentives. For more information, please visit – https://www.nixonpeabody.com/work/community-development-finance

Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will have two to five years of transactional experience in real estate, housing, or corporate activities. The successful candidate will work primarily with our Low Income Housing Tax Credit team and will focus on the development and financing of affordable housing projects as part of community development and revitalization. The attorney’s role is primarily to help investors and syndicators utilize multiple sources of financing, including tax credits and other government incentives, to create new housing and commercial activities in underserved communities across the country. Knowledge of real estate finance, government incentive programs, partnerships and limited liability companies, and an aptitude for analyzing financial projections all will allow the successful attorney to provide real value to our clients.
Qualified candidates will be motivated self-starters with strong academic credentials, superb judgment and communication skills, a commitment to excellence and have the ability to thrive in a demanding and fast-paced environment.

To Apply:

Qualified candidates should apply here.



ASSOCIATE- CORPORATE

Firm: McCarter & English, LLP

Department: Corporate
Posted: June 26, 2018


Description:

McCarter & English, LLP is seeking an associate with 4-6 years corporate experience to join a busy corporate practice. Candidate must have a superior academic record. MA Bar Admission required. M&A experience required, particularly in drafting acquisition agreements and ancillary documents, conducting due diligence and preparing disclosure schedules.


Qualifications:

Experience with securities law compliance, commercial transactions and other general corporate work


To Apply:

Please send resume, transcript and cover letter to the attention of Christine Lydon, Esq., at recruiting@mccarter.com



LEGAL RECRUITING TEMP

Firm: Brown Rudnick LLP

Department: Recruiting
Timeline: July 2018 to September 2018
Posted: June 22, 2018


Description:

Brown Rudnick is seeking a temporary hire for their Legal Recruitment Department. Candidate will work closely with the team to prepare for the upcoming recruitment cycle. You will help screen clients, organize applicant portfolios and schedule interviews and conference calls. Additionally, you will develop a good understanding of Brown Rudnick, their industry, what they do, their work culture and environment.


Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Create on-campus binders for all OCI schools which include memo, interview schedule, resumes, screening checklist/feedback form, etc.
  • Download/compile resumes for on-campus interviews through Simplicity and enter resumes into vi Desktop
  • Assist with scheduling in-office callback interviews, booking conference rooms
  • Assist with monitor recruiting inbox for summer associate write-in applications and input into vi, update status and send turndown notifications if needed
  • Assist with inputting lateral associate candidates in vi as needed
  • Assist with special projects and assignments as needed

To Apply:

Interested candidates can contact Brown Rudnick’s HR & Recruiting Manager, Maral Ucuzian here.



SUMMER 2019 LAW STUDENT INTERNSHIP

Firm: American Civil Liberties Union of Massachusetts

Department: Internship

Posted: May 31, 2018


Description:

The ACLU of Massachusetts invites applications from 1st and 2nd year law students for summer law student internships. Our office works on issues such as freedom of speech, assembly, and religion, police misconduct, immigrant rights, racial justice, reproductive freedom, privacy, surveillance and technology, juvenile justice, student rights, women’s and LGBTQ rights, and due process.

Legal interns at the ACLU perform the wide range of tasks required by litigation and other legal advocacy, including complaint investigation, legal research and memo writing, drafting of complaints, affidavits, and discovery requests; preparation of pretrial motions, trial preparation, drafting of appellate briefs, and preparation for oral argument. Students work closely with the ACLU of Massachusetts legal director and staff attorneys. Law students may also assist our legislative counsel with developing testimony for legislative hearings and other public policy materials.


Qualifications:

1st and 2nd year law students. Top academic and transactional credentials, excellent writing, research, negotiation, and communication skills also required.


To Apply:

Those  interested in applying should send a cover letter, resume, and a list of references (a writing sample is preferred also) to summerintern@aclum.org. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the positions are filled, but should be submitted no later than December 31 2018.