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Employee Benefits Associate Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location New York - New York City

Job ID MJG8329619

Experience Level Junior Associate

Job Experience Min. 2 - Max. 4 Years

Ranking 4 : Medium to Large Business $$$$

Estimated Salary Highest Salary Band in the Market

Practice Areas ERISA/Executive Compensation Transactions & ComplianceERISA - General

2024-04-02 09:04:11

Job Overview: A law firm in New York City, NY, is seeking an Employee Benefits Associate Attorney with 2-4 years of experience in executive compensation and benefits. The ideal candidate will have expertise in executive compensation plans and programs, labor and employment matters, employment agreements, and executive compensation aspects of mergers and acquisitions. Big Law experience is preferred, and candidates must be admitted to the New York Bar.


  • Provide legal counsel on executive compensation matters.
  • Draft and review executive compensation plans, agreements, and policies.
  • Assist in the negotiation and structuring of executive compensation packages.
  • Conduct legal research on employee benefits and executive compensation regulations.
  • Collaborate with other attorneys on labor and employment matters.
  • Participate in client meetings and provide strategic advice on executive compensation issues.
  • Assist in due diligence for mergers and acquisitions related to executive compensation.


  • 2-4 years of experience in executive compensation and benefits.
  • Admitted to the New York Bar.
  • Experience with executive compensation plans and programs.
  • Familiarity with labor and employment laws.
  • Strong drafting and negotiation skills.
  • Ability to conduct legal research efficiently.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Attention to detail and ability to work in a fast-paced environment.


  • Juris Doctor (JD) from an accredited law school.


  • Admission to the New York Bar.


  • Executive compensation expertise.
  • Legal research.
  • Drafting and reviewing legal documents.
  • Negotiation.
  • Communication.
  • Collaboration.
  • Attention to detail.

This international law firm has a reputation for providing early client-contact and substantive work for its associates. The small-firm feel of this global firm is fostered by the numerous firm events and great training provided by partners and senior associates. The firm continues to grow by attracting impressive lateral partners from top firms around the country.

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