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Senior Corporate Associate

Job#: LFM04331

Location: Minneapolis

Client: AMLAW 10 Firm

Experience: 2-7 years

Our top tier law firm client is seeking a senior-level associate to join its fast-paced Corporate practice in Minneapolis serving Fortune 500 global companies. The ideal candidate will have 7-9 years of substantive corporate transactional experience focusing on complex cross-border transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and global corporate restructurings. Top tier compensation package provided.


Debt Finance Associate

Job#: LFH01468

Location: Houston

Client: AMLAW 5 Firm

Experience: 2-6 years

The Houston office of a top national firm is currently seeking attorneys with outstanding credentials and qualifications to join their Debt Finance group. The ideal candidate would have 2-6 years of experience in the structuring, documentation and negotiation of secured and unsecured financing transactions for both borrowers and lenders, including senior secured, mezzanine and subordinated debt transactions; acquisition financings; loan workouts and restructurings. Candidates with leveraged finance experience, particularly in the context of mergers and acquisitions, are preferred.   The firm's debt finance practice focuses primarily on representing private equity funds, restructuring financing, and other corporate borrowers.


Finance Associate

Job#: LFD42910

Location: Dallas

Client: AMLAW 50 Firm

Experience: 3-5+ years

The Dallas office of a large national law firm is seeking to hire an associate with 3-5 years (but open to more) of finance/private equity transactional experience to join our Corporate Department.  Candidates should have significant debt finance experience, particularly with leveraged acquisition financing transactions. Preferably, candidates should have both cash flow and asset based lending experience.


Trademark Associate

Job#: LFC180951

Location: Chicago

Client: AMLAW 200 Firm

Experience: 7+ years

This client is looking for a senior counsel to join its world-class trademark team. This role will have the opportunity to take the lead on a variety of U.S. and international matters.  Candidates must have 7+ years of complex trademark clearance work experience, including performing searches on the Corsearch platform, reviewing search results and investigating references, preparing detailed opinion letters, and providing strategic recommendations for application filing, as well as trademark prosecution work, including preparing substantive office action responses. Candidates can be located in any of the follow cities: Chicago, Denver, Madison, Milwaukee, or Washington DC offices.


Commercial Real Estate Associate

Job#: LFC04391

Location: Chicago

Client: AMLAW 10 Firm

Experience: 3-6 years

The Chicago office of a large national firm seeks a mid-level associate with 3-6 years of experience and a solid real estate practice background for its Real Estate Group. Significant experience within multiple areas of commercial real estate law, including acquisitions and dispositions, leasing, development, financing and joint ventures will be required. They seek candidates with immediately transferable skills and strong academic backgrounds from nationally recognized law schools as well as prior experience in a large or mid-sized law firm.


Bank Finance Associate

Job#: LFC02620

Location: Chicago

Client: AMLAW 5 Firm

Experience: 3-5 years

The Chicago Banking practice of a large global firm is seeking associates with bank finance expertise. A deal sheet is required (deal experience is as important as class year). The firm’s clients are investment banks, direct lenders, private equity firms and corporate borrowers.


Commercial Real Estate Associate

Job#: LFC19485

Location: Chicago

Client: AMLAW 20 Firm

Experience: 3-5 years

The Chicago office of a top national law firm is seeking a Commercial Real Estate Associate with 3-5 years of experience in commercial real estate transactions, including acquisitions and dispositions, debt and equity financings, developments and joint venture formations.  Candidates should possess a strong academic background, superior drafting and negotiation skills, the ability to take on significant project responsibility.  Candidates should also be diligent, detail- oriented, proactive, supportive, and team-oriented. Admission to the Illinois Bar is preferred.


Corporate & Securities Associate

Job#: LFC19078

Location: Chicago

Client: AMLAW 20 Firm

Experience: 4-6 years

The Chicago office of an AMLAW 20 firm is seeking a Corporate & Securities Associate with 4-6 years of experience at a top tier law firm.  Ideal candidate should have experience with mergers & acquisitions.

Candidates 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. Admission to the Illinois Bar is preferred.


Debt Finance Associate

Job#: LFC01744

Location: Chicago

Client: AMLAW 5 Firm

Experience: 2-5 years

The Chicago office of an elite firm is currently seeking attorneys with outstanding credentials and qualifications to join their Debt Finance group. The ideal candidate would have 2 -5 years of experience in the structuring, documentation and negotiation of secured and unsecured financing transactions for both borrowers and lenders, including senior secured, mezzanine and subordinated debt transactions; acquisition financings; loan workouts and restructurings. Candidates with leveraged finance experience, particularly in the context of mergers and acquisitions, are preferred.   The firm's debt finance practice focuses primarily on representing private equity funds, restructuring financing, and other corporate borrowers.


Investment Funds Associate

Job#: LFH01662

Location: Houston

Client: AMLAW 10 Firm

Experience: 4-5 years

An elite firm is seeking candidates with 4-5 years of experience with corporate transactions for the Investment Funds practice group.  Experience in the structuring, formation and management of private equity funds, real estate funds, alternative investment vehicles and their management companies is preferred.  Relevant general corporate experience will also be considered.


Real Estate Capital Markets Associate

Job#: LFC04002

Location: Chicago

Client: AMLAW 15 Firm

Experience: 2-4 years

The Chicago office of a large global firm is seeking a corporate associate with 2-4 years of experience to join the Real Estate Capital Markets Group.  General corporate experience is required, including drafting organizational and offering documents, along with significant experience with fund formations (real estate preferred) and joint ventures (real estate preferred).  Preferred candidates will have specific expertise in tax or securities law.  In addition, candidates should have immediate transferable skills and strong academic backgrounds from nationally recognized law schools, as well as prior experience in a large law firm.


Corporate Associate

Job#: LFC04749

Location: Chicago

Client: AMLAW 15 Firm

Experience: 3-6 years

A highly regarded global firm is seeking a mid-level associate to join its Corporate Group in Chicago. The ideal candidate will have 3 - 6 years of experience in mergers and acquisitions and private equity transactions. We prefer candidates with big law firm experience, immediately transferable skills and strong academic backgrounds from nationally recognized schools.


Sr. Associate, Private Equity or M&A

Job#: LFC19630

Location: Chicago or New York

Client: AMLAW 20 Firm

Experience: 4+ years

The New York and Chicago offices of a prestigious firm are looking for mid-to-senior level associates to join their Corporate group. Seeking one or more experienced associates with a minimum of 4 years of significant experience in corporate transactions with an emphasis on private equity transactions and/or M&A work.  Candidates must have a strong working knowledge of acquisition agreements and other documentation utilized in complex private equity and/or M&A transactions, a proficiency in the drafting of the same, and strong knowledge of the negotiation points involved in such matters. The role requires a candidate who is 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. Our client is open to candidates who would relocate to either their Chicago or New York offices. New York or Illinois bar admission.


Litigation Associate

Job#: LFM19408

Location: Minneapolis

Client: AMLAW 20 Firm

Experience: 4-6 years

Our client has an excellent opportunity for an Associate to join the Litigation Practice of their Minneapolis office. The ideal candidate will have 4-6 years of litigation experience. Experience in financial services litigation is strongly preferred.  The ideal candidate must have excellent academic credentials and strong research, writing, and oral advocacy skills. Extensive experience in legal drafting and research, managing traditional and electronic discovery, and/or appearing before state and federal courts is required.  Candidates should be ranked in the top 10% of their law school class or have graduated from a top-tier law school. Candidates must be in good standing with the Minnesota Bar or be admitted as soon as practicable. Quality references and writing samples from clerkships and prior employment may be requested.


Finance Associate

Job#: LFH02243

Location: Houston

Client: AMLAW 10 Firm

Experience: 2+ years

The Houston office of a very prestigious firm seeks top-quality attorneys with 2 or more years of experience working on debt finance transactions, including syndicated credit facilities, leverage loans and revolving credit facilities. Experience with energy-related transactions will be viewed as a positive, but is not required.


Bank Finance Associate

Job#: LFC02693

Location: Chicago

Client: AMLAW 10 Firm

Experience: 3-6 years

The Banking Practice of a top tier firm is looking for 2+ excellent candidates with bank finance expertise. A deal sheet is required (deal experience is as important as class year). The firm’s clients are investment banks, direct lenders, private equity firms and corporate borrowers. Call us for specific salary information and additional details.