Senior-Level Corporate Associate

  • Full Time
  • Chicago

DLA Piper

DLA Piper is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be treated without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, gender identity, or any other factor protected by law.

Come grow with us. DLA Piper is a place where each of us has the freedom to evolve and shape our careers. As you progress, you’ll deliver exceptional, innovative solutions – and create outstanding, sustainable results for our industry-shaping clients.  You will have the opportunity to be surrounded by peers who possess complimentary expertise that allow for collaboration in finding solutions, and the chance to direct your own growth and pursue a wide range of practice opportunities for clients with diverse needs. Your brightest ideas will enhance how one of the world’s leading law firms combines practice-area expertise, modern industry insights and an expansive geographic footprint to help our clients shape their businesses and industries.

DLA Piper is seeking a senior-level associate with a solid background to join our growing corporate practice in Chicago.  The ideal candidate for this position will have immediate transferable skills, excellent analytical and writing skills, and a strong academic background from a nationally recognized law school.  Candidates should have at least 5 years of relevant experience in transactional matters, including with mergers and acquisitions; joint ventures; corporate, partnership, and limited liability company governance; and business contracts. This is an opportunity to join a very fast growing practice of the largest law firm in the world that provides substantial client contact and practice development and professional growth opportunities. The candidate should be a self-starter, highly accountable by nature and a true team player.

Requirements:
JD and 5+ years of experience

To apply for this job please visit dlapiperus.taleo.net.