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LATERAL ATTORNEYS

Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney's assets are its people.

Current Openings

Staff Attorney
(San Diego, CA)

LEVEL:

4-6 years

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate opening in our San Diego office for a staff attorney with 4-6 years of experience.  We are looking for candidates who are ready and willing to dive into a heavy case load in a fast-paced environment, operate independently, and produce top quality work product.  Previous experience in employment defense, professional liability defense and general liability is preferred.  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.  Flexible work environment.

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.

BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

California

NOTES:

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

Litigation Associate
(Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania)

LEVEL:

4-6 years

DESCRIPTION:

Our Pittsburgh office has an immediate opening for an Energy associate with at least 4-6 years of complex litigation experience.  The successful candidate will have the ability to run with projects with limited day to day direction while working on energy litigation matters.  Strong academic credentials, law firm experience and strong research and writing skills are required.  Energy industry experience is strongly preferred.  Candidates must be admitted in Pennsylvania.

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.

BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

Pennsylvania

NOTES:

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

Labor & Employment Associate
(Pittsburgh, PA)

LEVEL:

6+ years

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate opening in our Pittsburgh 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.

BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

PA

NOTES:

We are accepting resumes from search firms for this position.

Trademark Associate
(Open to Any Buchanan Office or Remote)

LEVEL:

2+ years of trademark experience

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate opening for a Part-Time or Full-Time Trademark Associate with 2 plus years of trademark experience. The successful candidate must have experience in trademark clearance, guidance, prosecution, litigation, inter partes proceedings or oppositions and cancellations. 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:

Proper State Bar Admission

NOTES:

We are accepting resumes from search firms for this position.

Electrical Patent Associate
(Alexandria, VA; Pittsburgh, PA; or Washington, DC)

LEVEL:

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate opening for an Electrical Patent Associate with experience in Blockchain and distributed ledger technology.  Qualified candidates must have substantial experience in drafting and prosecuting U.S. patent applications for electrical circuitry and software-related inventions, excellent writing skills, and a degree in Electrical Engineering.  Candidates must be registered to practice before the USPTO; Pennsylvania, Virginia or District of Columbia admission preferred. All applications must be accompanied by a cover letter, resume, law school transcript, undergraduate transcript and a writing sample. 

BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

USPTO required; State admission required

NOTES:

We are accepting resumes from search agencies for this position.

Litigation Associate
(Tampa, FL)

LEVEL:

4-6 years

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate need for a Litigation Associate with 4-6 years of experience.  The successful candidate is committed, dedicated to exceeding expectations, and interested in honing their litigation skills in a diversity of matters.  Candidates must have excellent academic credentials, strong research and writing skills, and be admitted to practice in Florida.

BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

FL

NOTES:

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

Litigation Associate
(Miami, Florida)

LEVEL:

6-8 years

DESCRIPTION:

Our Miami office has an immediate opening for a Litigation associate with 6-8 years of complex litigation experience.  The successful candidate will have strong academic credentials, law firm experience and strong research and writing skills. Federal Judicial or State Appellate Clerkship experience is a plus.  Candidates must be admitted in Florida. 

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.

BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

Florida

NOTES:

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

Senior Associate
(San Diego, CA)

LEVEL:

4-6 years of big law firm litigation experience

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate opening in our San Diego office for a senior associate with complex commercial litigation experience in California state and federal court.  We are looking for candidates with at least 4-6 years of big law firm litigation experience 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. 

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.

BAR ADMISSION REQUIRED:

California

NOTES:

We are accepting resumes from search firms for this position.

Bankruptcy Associate
(Pittsburgh, PA)

LEVEL:

1-2 years

DESCRIPTION:

We have an immediate opening in our Pittsburgh office for a junior associate attorney to join our thriving bankruptcy team.  This position will provide challenging and interesting legal assignments 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;
  • have experience or education in bankruptcy and creditors rights, as well as secured transactions;
  • 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 Pennsylvania Bar.
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 accepting resumes from search firms for this position.

 


 

Search Firm Guidelines

  • 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.

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