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For general consideration of your interest in practicing with Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney, please submit a cover letter, resume, law school transcript, and a writing sample.


Antitrust & Trade Regulation - Litigation Associate
(All Locations)

LEVEL:

4-5 years of experience

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate need for an Antitrust Litigation Associate with 4-5 years of experience.  The candidate will have experience in antitrust counseling and M&A including governmental litigation with the DOJ, FTC and Attorneys General.  The successful candidate will work with attorneys in Buchanan’s nationwide litigation practice group. Candidates must have excellent academic credentials, strong research and writing skills.

Buchanan values entrepreneurial-minded professionals and provides a collaborative working environment.  We provide the best of both worlds: the stability and support of a large national firm and the flexibility and collaboration of a smaller firm.  We empower you to succeed and position your practice for growth. Buchanan is dedicated to the successful integration and long term retention of its lateral hires by providing attorneys with the resources they need to thrive.  If you are looking for the opportunity to take your practice to the next level, please apply now!  

All questions should be directed to Dana Hurst at dana.hurst@bipc.com.

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED:

Cover Letter, Resume, Transcript and Writing Sample

Entry-Level Patent Agent or Patent Specialist
(Alexandria)

LEVEL:

DESCRIPTION:

The Alexandria, Virginia office of Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC seeks to hire an entry-level Patent Agent or Patent Specialist to join its Intellectual Property practice.  The responsibilities will include drafting and prosecuting patent applications, and may include opportunities to meet with inventors to discuss technology within the United States and abroad. 

The ideal candidate will have a degree in Engineering, Physics, Computer Science, or a similar technical field.  Must be willing to become registered with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.  Excellent academics and strong writing and verbal communication skills are essential.     

All questions should be directed to Dana Hurst at dana.hurst@bipc.com.

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED:

Cover Letter, Resume, Transcript and Writing Sample

Intellectual Property Associate
(Alexandria or Washington, DC)

LEVEL:

Minimum 4 years of experience

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate opening in our Alexandria or Washington, DC office for an associate with 4+ years of experience and a degree in biotechnology.  Ph.D. is required. Clerkship is a plus.  Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, client counseling, researching and drafting litigation documents, post-grant review documents and opinion letters, as well as patent portfolio analysis and some prosecution of biotechnology patent applications.  Associate candidates must be admitted in Virginia or Washington, DC, with registration to practice before the USPTO strongly preferred.

All questions should be directed to Dana Hurst at dana.hurst@bipc.com.

BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

Virginia or Washington, DC

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED:

Cover Letter, Resume, Transcript and Writing Sample

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY ASSOCIATE
(All Locations)

LEVEL:

Minimum 4 years of experience

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate opening for an associate with 4+ years of experience and a degree in chemistry, biology, chemical engineering, or a related field. Advanced degree, clerkship, time as an examiner, and prior non-legal industry experience all a plus but none required. Responsibilities will include drafting and prosecuting patent applications, preparing opinions, client counseling, patent portfolio analysis, drafting, editing, and negotiating corporate and finance documents related to intellectual property. Associate candidates must be admitted in the USPTO and in the state where they will be headquartered.

All questions should be directed to Dana Hurst at dana.hurst@bipc.com.

BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

USPTO; State of Practice

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED:

Cover Letter, Resume, Transcript and Writing Sample

MATRIMONIAL LITIGATION ASSOCIATE
(New York)

LEVEL:

4-6 years of experience

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate opening in our New York office for a Matrimonial Litigation Associate with 4-6 years of matrimonial litigation experience in the New York courts.  Are you ambitious, driven, hard-working, dedicated, committed, ready to rise to challenges presented to you, dedicated to exceeding expectations and interested in honing your matrimonial litigation skills and becoming a superstar litigator while working side-by-side with a busy group of commercial and complex matrimonial lawyers?  If so and you are anxious to gain hands-on experience working with clients, taking depositions, arguing in court, and gaining invaluable trial and appellate experience while becoming an expert in the Rules of Procedures and the Rules of Evidence, our New York office wants to meet with you.  We are looking to work with a 4-6 year litigation associate with matrimonial litigation experience that is ready, willing and able to take charge of cases, take an active role in developing and implementing legal strategy and takes pride in delivering exceptionally thorough and persuasive legal memoranda, analysis and reasoning.  Candidates must have excellent academic credentials, strong research and writing skills and be admitted to practice in New York.  All applications must be accompanied by a cover letter, resume, transcript and writing sample.

All questions should be directed to Dana Hurst at dana.hurst@bipc.com.

BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

New York

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED:

Cover Letter, Resume, Transcript and Writing Sample

LABOR & EMPLOYMENT ASSOCIATE
(Harrisburg)

LEVEL:

6-8 years of experience

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate opening in our Harrisburg office for an associate attorney with 6+ years of litigation experience to join our thriving labor & employment team.  This position will provide challenging and interesting legal assignments through significant contact with clients within a fast-paced, team-focused environment.  The ideal candidate will possess excellent academic credentials, a strong work ethic and first-rate research and drafting skills. The candidate should also have the ability to work under pressure with multiple deadlines, and a heavy caseload.

All questions should be directed to Dana Hurst at dana.hurst@bipc.com.

BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

Pennsylvania

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED:

Cover Letter, Resume, Transcript and Writing Sample

Real Estate Associate
(Miami, Tampa, Fort Lauderdale or Pittsburgh)

LEVEL:

Minimum 3 years of experience

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate opening for a Real Estate associate with a minimum of 3 years of commercial real estate experience. The ideal candidates will have broad commercial real estate experience, strong drafting skills, proficiently in title and survey review, and experience in commercial acquisitions and sales, retail leasing experience is a plus. The candidate will work with shareholders and clients on complex real estate transactions.

Candidates should have strong academic credentials and be admitted to practice in the jurisdiction.

Buchanan values entrepreneurial-minded professionals and provides a collaborative working environment. We provide the best of both worlds: the stability and support of a large national firm and the flexibility and collaboration of a smaller firm. We empower you to succeed and position your practice for growth. Buchanan is dedicated to the successful integration and long-term retention of its lateral hires by providing attorneys with the resources they need to thrive. If you are looking for the opportunity to take your practice to the next level, please apply now! All applications must be accompanied by a cover letter, resume, transcript and writing sample.

All questions should be directed to Dana Hurst at dana.hurst@bipc.com.

BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

Florida or Pennsylvania

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED:

Cover Letter, Resume, Transcript and Writing Sample

Trusts and Estates Attorney
(Miami, Tampa or Fort Lauderdale)

LEVEL:

Minimum 3 years of experience

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate opening for a Trusts and Estates Attorney with 3+ years of experience.  This position can be located in our Miami, Tampa or Fort Lauderdale office.  Qualified candidates should have experience in estate planning, tax planning, wealth preservation and the administration of trusts and estates.  This position will advise high net worth clients on complex trusts, trust modifications and tax planning initiatives.  Candidates must be admitted in Florida; admission in other states is a plus.  A tax court clerkship or LLM and probate administration experience is a plus.  We provide the best of both worlds: the stability and support of a large national firm and the flexibility and collaboration of a smaller firm.  We empower you to succeed and position your practice for growth.  Interested candidates should apply through our web portal and include a resume, cover letter, transcript and writing sample.

All questions should be directed to Dana Hurst at dana.hurst@bipc.com.

BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

Florida

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED:

Cover Letter, Resume, Transcript and Writing Sample

Commercial Litigation Associate
(Fort Lauderdale or Miami)

LEVEL:

6-8 years of experience

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate opening in either our Fort Lauderdale or Miami office for a Commercial Litigation Associate with 6-8 years of commercial litigation experience in the Florida federal and state courts.  Are you ambitious, driven, hard-working, dedicated, committed, ready to rise to challenges presented to you, dedicated to exceeding expectations and interested in honing your litigation skills and becoming a superstar litigator while working side-by-side with a busy group of commercial litigators?  If so and you are anxious to gain hands-on experience working with clients, taking depositions, arguing in court, and gaining invaluable trial and appellate experience while becoming an expert in the Rules of Procedures and the Rules of Evidence, our Fort Lauderdale and Miami offices want to meet with you.  We are looking to work with a 6-8 year litigation associate with commercial litigation experience that is ready, willing and able to take charge of cases, take an active role in developing and implementing legal strategy and takes pride in delivering exceptionally thorough and persuasive legal memoranda, analysis and reasoning.  Candidates must have excellent academic credentials, strong research and writing skills and be admitted to practice in Florida.  All applications must be accompanied by a cover letter, resume, transcript and writing sample.

All questions should be directed to Dana Hurst at dana.hurst@bipc.com.

BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

Florida

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED:

Cover Letter, Resume, Transcript and Writing Sample

Commercial Litigation Associate
(Philadelphia)

LEVEL:

5-7 years of experience

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate opening in our Philadelphia office for a Litigation Associate with 5-7 years of experience. Previous commercial litigation experience, in both federal and state court, is required. Are you ambitious, driven, hard-working, dedicated, committed, ready to rise to challenges presented to you, dedicated to exceeding expectations and interested in honing your litigation skills and becoming a superstar litigator while working side-by-side with a busy group of commercial lawyers? If so and you are anxious to gain hands-on experience taking depositions, arguing in court, running discovery, while also gaining invaluable trial and appellate experience, while becoming an expert in the Rules of Procedures and the Rules of Evidence, our Philadelphia office wants to meet with you. We are looking to work with a 5-7 year litigation associate that is ready, willing and able to take charge of cases, take an active role in developing and implementing legal strategy and takes pride in delivering exceptionally thorough and persuasive legal memoranda, analysis and reasoning. Candidates must have excellent academic credentials, strong research and writing skills and be admitted to practice in Pennsylvania. All applications must be accompanied by a cover letter, resume, transcript and writing sample.

All questions should be directed to Dana Hurst at dana.hurst@bipc.com.

BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

Pennsylvania

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED:

Cover Letter, Resume, Transcript and Writing Sample

Healthcare Litigation Associate
(Philadelphia or Harrisburg)

LEVEL:

1-4 years of experience

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate opening in our Philadelphia office for a Healthcare Litigation Associate with 1-4 years of experience.  Previous medical malpractice or professional liability experience is preferred.  Candidates must have excellent academic credentials, strong research and writing skills and be admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.  All applications must be accompanied by a cover letter, resume, transcript and writing sample. 

All questions should be directed to Dana Hurst at dana.hurst@bipc.com.

BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

Pennsylvania and New Jersey

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED:

Cover Letter, Resume, Transcript and Writing Sample


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