Corporate Associate

  • Full Time
  • Chicago, IL
  • Applications have closed

Website Nixon Peabody

Corporate Associate


Chicago, IL

Position Summary

A career at Nixon Peabody is the opportunity to do work that matters. It’s a chance to use your knowledge to shape what’s ahead.  To share, to innovate, to learn at a firm that taps the power of collective thinking.

Our Business & Finance Department is seeking to hire an associate to join our Chicago, IL office.  The ideal candidate will have three to five years of experience working on M&A and other business transactions for private and public companies, a broad knowledge of general corporate law, and will be expected to work on matters in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, private equity, venture capital, and commercial transactions.


Qualified candidates will have excellent academic credentials, superb communication and writing skills, be a self-starter with a commitment to excellence, and have the ability to perform in a fast-paced environment.


Nixon Peabody is one of the leading firms in the world advising institutional investors, private equity funds, and portfolio companies.  We are committed to helping clients manage risk and deploy capital in the middle and lower middle markets.  Dow Jones Private Equity Analyst ranked Nixon Peabody 4th in the U.S. for fund formation and investments, and fourteenth for private equity and venture capital transactions.


NP offers challenging work, a friendly environment and an excellent benefits package.  We are always looking for outstanding lawyers with diverse backgrounds and experience to complement our strengths and become part of our exciting future.

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