Corporate Associate

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.

DLA Piper is seeking an associate to join our growing corporate practice in Chicago.  Candidates should have 2-5 years of experience in general corporate transactional matters, including mergers and acquisitions for private and public companies and/or private equity transactions with a desired emphasis on drafting acquisition agreements and direct negotiation thereof.  Additional experience in securities is a plus. Candidates will work with partners on a broad range of matters for a variety of clients. This is an excellent opportunity to work with a Chambers-rated and growing practice across industries. We are looking for candidates who are highly motivated, possess excellent communication skills and are able to work both independently and as part of a larger team.  We prefer candidates with big law firm experience, immediate transferable skills, and a strong academic background from nationally recognized law schools.

Interested candidates should apply online.


JD and 2-5 years of experience

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