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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

Banking and Finance Associate
(Pittsburgh)

LEVEL:

2-4 years of experience

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate opening in our Pittsburgh office for a Banking and Finance Associate with 2-4 years of experience.  Previous banking and finance experience is required.  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. 

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.

BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

Pennsylvania

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED:

Cover Letter, Resume, Transcript and Writing Sample

Commercial Litigation Associate
(Fort Lauderdale)

LEVEL:

5-7 years of experience

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate opening in our Fort Lauderdale office for a Litigation Associate with 5-7 years of experience.  Previous commercial litigation experience 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 and complex matrimonial lawyers?  If so and you are anxious to gain hands-on experience 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 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 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
(San Diego)

LEVEL:

6-8 years of experience

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate opening in our San Diego office for a Litigation Associate with 6-8 years of experience.  Previous commercial litigation experience 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 litigation lawyers?  If so and you are anxious to gain hands-on experience taking depositions, arguing in court, and the all invaluable trial and appellate experience while becoming an expert in the Rules of Procedures and the Rules of Evidence, our San Diego office wants to meet with you.  We are looking to work with a 6-8 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 California.  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:

California

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 their 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

FDA & Biotechnology Associate
(Miami, Newark or Washington, DC)

LEVEL:

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate opening for an associate in our FDA & Biotechnology Practice Group in our Washington, DC, Miami, Florida or Newark, New Jersey offices. The ideal candidate will have an interest in working on behalf of the life sciences industry, including counseling drug, medical device, and biologic companies on the regulatory and marketing aspects of drugs, medical devices, biologics, and other types of FDA-regulated products.  Work may include conducting research and legal analyses; drafting agreements; drafting correspondence to FDA; reviewing product promotional materials; drafting standard operating procedures and policies; and other projects to guide company actions.  Candidates must have excellent academic credentials; strong analytical, research, and writing skills; and be able to work in a collaborative environment. Prior FDA experience is strongly preferred. All applications must be accompanied by a cover letter, resume, transcripts, and a writing sample.

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)

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

LABOR & EMPLOYMENT ASSOCIATE
(Harrisburg)

LEVEL:

Minimum 5 years of experience

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate opening in our Harrisburg office for a Labor and Employment Associate.  Are you ambitious, driven, hard-working, dedicated, and ready to rise to challenges presented to you, but looking for work-life balance?  If so, you should apply now!  We are looking to work with an associate with 5+ years of experience that wants to work in a professional, fast-paced environment while maintaining a flexible work schedule.  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.  While this is a non-partnership track position, it is not a contract attorney position - it is a Full-Time position that offers a competitive salary and benefits package.  The successful candidate will be performing the same tasks assigned to traditional associates - with the added benefit of maintaining a flexible work schedule due to reduced billable hours and limited non-billable requirements.  This position is perfect for an attorney looking to engage in challenging work while maintaining a work-life balance.

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

Labor & Employment Associate
(Pittsburgh)

LEVEL:

3-5 years of experience

DESCRIPTION:

Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney has an immediate opening in our Pittsburgh office for an associate attorney with 3-5 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.  This 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

Labor & Employment Associate
(Tampa)

LEVEL:

3-5 years of experience

DESCRIPTION:

Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney has an immediate opening in our Tampa office for an associate attorney 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;
  • be able to independently help employers solve their employment issues through advice and counseling;
  • have experience with Title IX and ADA Title III issues;
  • have the ability to work under pressure with multiple deadlines, and a heavy caseload; and
  • be admitted and a member in good standing of the Florida Bar.

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

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


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  • Questions regarding these guidelines should be directed to Danielle L. Rosetti, Chief Talent Officer, at danielle.rosetti@bipc.com.
  • All questions regarding open positions should be directed to Dana Hurst, Legal Recruiting Administrator, at dana.hurst@bipc.com.

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