BakerHostetler New York Office - Litigation Associates

Full Time
Posted
1 month ago

Position Overview:

BakerHostetler is seeking mid-level associates with a minimum of 2-3 years of litigation experience to join our firmwide Litigation Practice.  The candidates would work with our nationwide team on high-profile matters encompassing all facets of business and complex commercial and bankruptcy litigation.  Our litigators work collaboratively across offices and industry sectors.  We are looking for candidates who are excited about litigating and taking on more responsibility.  Ideal candidates are detail-oriented individuals with strong organizational and time management skills who have hands-on litigation experience, and want to gain further responsibility and experience in the following areas: handling discovery and litigation discovery disputes, taking and defending depositions, conducting witness interviews, drafting and arguing pleadings and motions, day-to-day case management, and participation in trial preparation.  

Qualifications Include:

  • Effective and persuasive writing and oral communication skills, including experience speaking directly with clients and opposing counsel
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and assume a high degree of responsibility
  • The professional commitment and interpersonal skills necessary to succeed in a collaborative team environment
  • A strong academic record
  • Prior experience as a judicial law clerk is a plus
  • Must be admitted to practice law in the state of New York 

The opportunity is ideal for mid-level associates who possesses leadership qualities, are well-trained and result-driven, and who are looking for a supportive and truly collegial and entrepreneurial environment in which to practice. 

Application Submission Information:

Please submit your application, including resume and transcript, to nyrecruiting@bakerlaw.com.

BakerHostetler is an Equal Opportunity Employer.