LATERAL ATTORNEYS

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Current Openings

Labor & Employment Associate
(Tampa, FL)

LEVEL:

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.
BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

NOTES:

We are not accepting resumes from search firms for this position.

Patent Agent
(Alexandria, VA)

LEVEL:

Previous electrical engineering and/or computer science experience preferred.

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate opening in our Alexandria office for a patent agent with a degree in electrical engineering or computer science.  This position requires the ability to think critically, to quickly understand new technologies and to write well.  Candidates would preferably have some patent drafting and prosecution experience, but experience is not required.  Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, drafting patent applications and prosecution of patent applications before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and patent offices around the world.  Candidates must be already registered to practice before the USPTO or be willing to sit for the registration exam.  All applications must be accompanied by a cover letter, resume, and college transcript(s).

BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

USPTO preferred

NOTES:

We are not accepting resumes from search firms for this position.

Immigration Staff Attorney
(Philadelphia, PA)

LEVEL:

Minimum of 3 years of business immigration experience

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate opening in our Philadelphia office for a staff attorney with a minimum of 3 years of business immigration experience.  Experience must include strategic preparation of H, L, E, TN, J, and O visa petitions; PERM labor certifications; and EB-1 and National Interest Waiver immigrant petitions.  Experience managing outbound immigration matters is preferred.  This position will support shareholders and counsel in the firm’s Immigration Practice Group.  Candidates must have excellent academic credentials, strong research and writing skills.  This is a non-partnership track position offering negotiable billable hour requirements. All applications must be accompanied by a cover letter, resume, writing sample, and transcript (if available).

BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

Pennsylvania

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Labor & Employment Associate
(Newark, NJ)

LEVEL:

4-6 years of management-side law firm experience

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate opening in our Newark office for an experienced associate to join our thriving labor and employment teams based in Northern New Jersey and New York City.  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; and
  • have the ability to work under pressure with multiple deadlines, while providing 2nd chair support for a heavy caseload of discrimination, retaliation, wage and hour and non-compete matters.

If you are interested, apply now and include your resume, cover letter, transcript and a writing sample.

BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

New Jersey; New York

NOTES:

We are not accepting resumes from search firms for this position.

Antitrust Associate
(Pittsburgh or Philadelphia, PA office preferred)

LEVEL:

3-6 years of experience

DESCRIPTION:

We have an opening for an Antitrust associate with 3-6 years of experience with significant transactional antitrust experience (healthcare transactions are a plus).  Our preference is for the associate to be located in our Philadelphia or Pittsburgh offices.  We would consider an associate being located in our Washington, D.C., Harrisburg, PA, Wilmington, DE or Charlotte, NC offices.    Candidates should have strong academic credentials and strong research and writing skills.  Must be admitted in the state of office residence.  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.

BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

Must be admitted in the state of office residence.

NOTES:

We are accepting resumes from search firms for this position.

Litigation Associate
(San Diego, CA)

LEVEL:

4-5 years of complex commercial litigation experience

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate opening in our San Diego office for an associate with 4-5 years of complex commercial litigation experience in CA state and federal court.  We are looking for candidates who are ready and willing to dive into a heavy case load in a fast-paced environment.  In addition, candidates must have excellent academic credentials, strong research and writing skills, strong references, and must be admitted to practice in California.  Big firm litigation experience is a plus.  

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, and a writing sample, as well as a transcript  (if available).

BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

California

NOTES:

We are accepting resumes from search firms for this position.

Litigation Associate
(Princeton, NJ)

LEVEL:

Previous litigation experience preferred (medical malpractice and professional liability experience is a plus)

DESCRIPTION:

Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney is seeking an attorney for an immediate opening in the Health Care Litigation Group to join the Princeton office.   

This is a terrific opportunity to obtain significant litigation experience and work closely with clients in a team-oriented environment.  The candidate will have the opportunity to communicate with clients, conduct discovery, depositions and appear regularly in court. 

Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package.  Candidates must have excellent academic credentials, strong research and writing skills.  All applications must be accompanied by a cover letter, resume, transcript and writing sample.

BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

New Jersey (Pennsylvania is a plus)

NOTES:

We are not accepting resumes from search firms for this position.

FDA Associate
(Washington, DC or Newark, NJ)

LEVEL:

0-7 years

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate opening for an associate in our FDA & Biotechnology Practice Group in our Washington, DC or Newark, New Jersey offices. The ideal candidate will have an interest in working on behalf of the life sciences industry, including counseling prescription drug companies in the marketing and sale of  prescription drugs & biologics, medical devices, medical foods and other FDA-regulated products.  Work may include review of promotional materials, counseling on interactions with healthcare providers, Sunshine Act compliance, drafting of SOPs and Policies, drafting agreements, filing citizen petitions, and conducting research and legal analysis to guide company actions.   Candidates must have excellent academic credentials, strong analytical skills, and strong research and writing skills.  All applications must be accompanied by a cover letter, resume, transcripts, and a writing sample.

BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

Must be admitted to practice in the office of residence

NOTES:

We are not accepting resumes from search firms for this position.

Labor & Employment Associate
(Pittsburgh, PA)

LEVEL:

4-6 years of management-side law firm experience

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate opening in our Pittsburgh office for an experienced 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; and
  • have the ability to work under pressure with multiple deadlines, while providing 2nd chair support for a heavy caseload of discrimination, retaliation, wage and hour and non-compete matters.

If you are interested, apply now and include your resume, cover letter, transcript and a writing sample.

BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

Pennsylvania

NOTES:

We are not accepting resumes from search firms for this position.

Health Care Associate
(Pittsburgh, PA)

LEVEL:

3-5 years of transactional and regulatory experience

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate opening for a Health Care associate in our Pittsburgh office.  Candidates should have 3-5 years of transactional and regulatory experience and be admitted in Pennsylvania.   The successful candidate must also have excellent academic credentials, strong research and writing skills. All applications must be accompanied by a cover letter, resume, transcript and a writing sample.

BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

Pennsylvania

NOTES:

We are not accepting resumes from search firms for this position.

Trademark Associate - Part-Time
(Alexandria, VA or Washington, DC)

LEVEL:

3+ years of trademark experience

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate opening for a Part-Time Trademark Associate with 3 plus years of trademark experience.  The successful candidate must have experience in trademark clearance, guidance, prosecution, litigation, inter partes proceedings or oppositions and cancellations.  Must be admitted in Virginia or the District of Columbia.  If you have excellent academic credentials and strong research and writing skills, then apply now.  We will need a cover letter, resume, all transcripts and a writing sample.

BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

Virginia or District of Columbia

NOTES:

We are not accepting resumes from search firms for this position.

Litigation Associate
(Charlotte, NC)

LEVEL:

0-2 years of commercial litigation experience

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate opening in our Charlotte office for a Litigation associate with 0-2 years of commercial litigation experience. Employment litigation experience is a plus. Candidates should have strong academic credentials and strong research and writing skills and be admitted in North Carolina. If you are interested, apply now and include your resume, cover letter, transcript, and a writing sample.

BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

North Carolina

NOTES:

We are not accepting resumes from search firms for this position.

Patent Biotechnology Associate
(Alexandria, VA)

LEVEL:

2-4 years

DESCRIPTION:

We are seeking an associate with 2-4 years of experience drafting and prosecuting patent applications, drafting opinions and conducting due diligence with a strong technical background and a Ph.D. in biotechnology, molecular biology, immunology or a related discipline.  Must be registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Virginia Bar admission preferred.  Qualified candidates should apply online through our listing at LawCruit.  All applications must be accompanied by a resume, cover letter, all transcripts and a writing sample.

BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

Must be registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office; Virginia Bar admission preferred

NOTES:

We are accepting resumes from search firms for this position.

 


 

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  • We do not accept unsolicited resumes from agencies.
  • We consider any resume or biography received without prior approval from a member of the Human Resources & Talent Management Department to be unsolicited and gratuitous.
  • Agencies are not permitted to contact any attorney at Buchanan.
  • We do not consider candidates received by the Firm until received by the Human Resources & Talent Management Department.
  • To present an opportunity, please send an email to the appropriate contact with a blind summary of your candidate without identifying the candidate by name.
  • We will not pay a fee to an agency that does not follow these guidelines.
  • Questions regarding these guidelines should be directed to Danielle L. Rosetti, Director of Human Resources & Talent Management, at danielle.rosetti@bipc.com.
  • All questions regarding open positions should be directed to Kerri S. Haley, Manager - Attorney Recruiting, at kerri.haley@bipc.com.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer