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Chicago office of our client seeks mid-level corporate associate attorney with 3-6 years of experience in transactional work, in general, and private equity and/or mergers and acquisitions work, in specific, at a nationally recognized law firm. Legal
The ideal candidate will have strong drafting, analytical and interpersonal skills.
This is one of the youngest, as well as one of the most prestigious, of Chicago's major law firms. This firm has a strong entrepreneurial bent, and since its inception has grown tremendously with the explosive rise of startups and emerging technology companies. The firms and specializes in litigation, corporate, finance and real estate law. Instead of Fortune 500 companies as clients, the firm primarily relies on the historical base of entrepreneurial, diversified small clients that have grown quickly with the firm. Likewise, the slowdown of the high tech industry has constricted the firm's growth, and some say the growth will slow down, or perhaps decline, before the activity pick up again. But the firm is on solid ground and will once again ride the wave to greater success. Be assured that the firm does have its share of large corporate companies as clients. Because the partners are mostly younger than their counterparts at other firms, the place feels less institutional and hierarchal. Just about all associates bill over 2000 hours per year, but bonus is above 2200, to which the firm strictly adheres. Compensation is top market. Attorneys at the firms take the practice of law very seriously, and put out a great product for the clients. Accordingly, work is the primary focus of the lawyers at the firm, and the firm is not a place for the weak or timid, which is not to say people there are not nice. Both partners and associates leave their doors open and are approachable. You must have stellar academic credentials and meaningful law firm experience to work here. This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to work hard, produce great work product, and get highly compensated in the process.3 2018-10-25 22:01:03
Wheaton office of our client seeks corporate associate attorney with 5+ years of experience. The candidate will be able to serve in first- or second- chair corporate matters related to mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, debt and equity offerings, restructurings, entity selection and formation, general corporate matters and sophisticated commercial contract work. Legal
Should also possess a strong work ethic, be detail oriented and have a desire for autonomy and significant client/matter responsibility while leading teams on projects. Must have excellent drafting and negotiation skills, a superior academic background and a desire to have significant client interaction. Must be committed to extraordinary client service.
Established more than thirty years ago, this reputed Illinois-based law firm is comprised of a sizable group of seasoned attorneys and a highly qualified professional support team. Some of its main areas of practice are corporate planning-transactions, litigation-dispute resolution, banking law, real estate law, development-construction law, estates law, tax law, and retirement planning.5 2018-10-20 22:09:37
Chicago office of our client seeks junior corporate mergers and acquisitions attorney with 1-3 years of experience working on transactional legal matters in an in-house or large law firm setting (law firm experience preferred). The candidate will assist part-to-full time with transactional and business legal work. Legal areas include mergers and acquisitions, private securities offerings, inbound and outbound foreign joint ventures and commercial contract review and advice. Should have significant and direct exposure to clients and the opportunity to work on sophisticated legal matters and transactions. Experience with commercial contract review and negotiations is a plus. Experience in working directly with clients (business and legal) is helpful. Must be qualified to practice law in Illinois, Wisconsin or another US state. Legal1 2019-01-04 05:08:53
Chicago office of our client seeks mid-level corporate associate attorney with 3-6 years of experience in mergers and acquisitions and private equity. The candidate should preferably have big law firm experience. Legal
Outstanding academic credentials are required and big law firm experience is preferred.
Lauded as an excellent firm for which to work, this firm has been cited as a top firm for minority and diversity hiring. In the same vein, the firm is praised for its open culture and the wonderful individuals who make it up. Throughout its history, the firm has featured excellent real estate, business, litigation, tax, and employment practices, with the latter being an especially strong suit. With its origins in Los Angeles, the firm has offices across the world and industry-leading clients from over 80 countries, but has not lost its open and friendly culture.3 2019-01-17 21:14:12
Chicago office of our client seeks corporate and securities attorney with 2-5 years of experience. The candidate should have a specific expertise in mergers and acquisitions, financing and securities matters. Legal
The successful candidate also will have excellent writing skills, superior academics, and the ability to manage multiple assignments with minimal supervision.
A Vault 100 firm widely cited for its outstanding mentorship opportunities for new associates and for its prestigious clientele, associates also applaud its impressive pro-bono policies, which consider pro-bono work just as important as billable work in calculating bonuses and advancement. They also cite mobility within the firm and say that lower-level associates often work closely with partners on projects, making growth opportunities abundant to those looking for career development.2 2018-04-11 23:18:22
Chicago office of our client seeks mid-level mergers and acquisitions associate attorney with 4-6 years of general corporate experience. The candidate should have experience with structuring, drafting and negotiating merger and acquisition agreements, commercial contracts and other corporate agreements and documentation. Experience with private equity is preferred. A business, accounting or MBA background are preferred. Must be admitted to the Illinois Bar or admitted to the Bar of another state and applying for admission to the Illinois Bar. Legal
Must have strong academic backgrounds, excellent oral and written communication skills, and the ability to work effectively as part of a team or independently in a fast-paced and intellectually challenging environment.
Here is a premier mid-sized law firm, with sophisticated practice in corporate, labor and employment, and litigation. It has one of the most successful and prestigious intellectual property (including patent prosecution and litigation), M&A, finance/commercial lending and investment services (mutual fund, etc.) practices in the nation. With a couple of offices in the East Coast, and a main office in Chicago, this firm is a powerhouse when it comes to technological and financial and finance matters. Its clients range from Fortune 500 corporations, other private and public companies, startups, banks and other financial institutions, securities brokers and dealers, mutual funds, investment advisers, insurance companies, multi-employer benefit plans, manufacturers, universities, school districts, municipalities, utilities, health care institutions, trade and professional associations, not-for-profit organizations, and individuals. Client contact is early, and you are expected to produce and work hard from the first day. Everyone takes their jobs very seriously, but mentorship and guidance is available for those who seek it. The pay is competitive with the largest law firms in Chicago, and the firm provides merit-based bonuses to avoid strict lock-step compensation. Top grades from top law schools are required. For someone who wants to be a part of an innovative, yet prestigious law firm that has superb reputation and sophisticated practice that rivals the large firms in town, this is your place.4 2018-11-20 20:05:48
Chicago office of our client seeks attorney with 5+ years of experience in handling private equity and/or private target mergers and acquisitions work. Legal
Associates praise this firm for its high-quality work and high-quality associates, both of which they say foster an outstanding work environment. The firm undertakes initiatives to help build comradery amongst new associates, while partner relationships are generally positive, with partners offering invaluable feedback to newer associates. The firm is also cited for its flexible facetime policies and work-life balance.5 2017-07-01 00:10:06
Chicago office of our client seeks senior private equity/mergers and acquisitions associate attorney with 4+ years of experience in corporate transactions. The candidate must have a strong working knowledge of acquisition agreements and other documentation utilized in complex private equity and/or mergers and acquisitions transactions, a proficiency in the drafting of the same, and strong knowledge of the negotiation points involved in such matters. Legal
self-driven, with strong interpersonal skills, a high degree of maturity, a proven willingness to accept significant responsibility and manage a challenging workload, and a desire for a fast-paced and collaborative working environment, with significant opportunity for career advancement. Strong academic credentials and writing skills are essential.
The Midwest office was launched thirteen years ago. The law practice has a global reach as well. One-hundred and thirty skillful attorneys comprise the legal practice. They represent start-ups, Fortune 500 corporations, and other companies with business interests domestically and worldwide. Some of their practice areas consist of corporate-securities, business reorganization-bankruptcy, commercial real estate, intellectual property law, litigation, labor-employment, and tax. Attorneys are hands-on in countless philanthropic endeavors throughout the year.4 2018-12-24 03:59:42
Chicago office of our client seeks corporate and securities attorney with 4-6 years of experience. The candidate should preferably have experience with mergers and acquisitions. Admission to the Illinois Bar is preferred. Legal
Should possess a strong academic background, superior drafting and research skills, negotiation skills, the ability to take on significant project responsibility, and the candidates should be diligent, detail-oriented, proactive, supportive, and team-oriented.
The Midwest office was launched thirteen years ago. The law practice has a global reach as well. One-hundred and thirty skillful attorneys comprise the legal practice. They represent start-ups, Fortune 500 corporations, and other companies with business interests domestically and worldwide. Some of their practice areas consist of corporate-securities, business reorganization-bankruptcy, commercial real estate, intellectual property law, litigation, labor-employment, and tax. Attorneys are hands-on in countless philanthropic endeavors throughout the year.4 2018-03-27 18:47:09
Chicago office of our client seeks transactions associate attorney with 3-5 years of experience. The candidate will be working with firm lawyers and transactions. Must have extensive experience working as an associate on mergers, acquisitions, and dispositions. Strong corporate and securities experience is required. Must be in good standing and an active member of the Illinois State Bar. Legal
The ideal candidate will have excellent document drafting and interpersonal skills. Must have a positive attitude and an exceptional work ethic, coupled with a desire to be part of a fast-paced and collaborative environment with direct interaction with both senior partners and clients. Must have exceptional academic credentials from a top tier, ABA-approved law school.
A well-known, top-drawer firm with an especially strong health care practice, this firm offers offices across the U.S. in addition to European and Asian outposts. The firm is on an upward trajectory, with savvy acquisitions in hot markets marking the last decade. The accolades and honors keep rolling in for this firm, meaning that attorneys can be sure they will be among the best and the brightest. A full-service firm with excellence in business law, litigation, and intellectual property, this is an excellent place to start or accelerate one?s career.3 2018-12-04 17:48:46
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