Corporate Attorney for Leading Chicago Firm

Warren Recruiting is seeking a 3-5 year Corporate Attorney to join the Chicago office of a top international law firm.  The work will be a mix of Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions and Private Equity work and Finance.  Knowledge in either or both areas is wonderful, and if you are lacking experience with finance work, the partners are ready to train! There is also an opportunity to work with partners from other offices.  Candidates should have at least 3 years of prior law firm experience with a firm that has a strong corporate team, and have strong academics from a top law school.  Relocating attorneys are welcome!

Warren Recruiting is a leading relationship builder, matching well-credentialed attorneys and legal staff interested in new legal jobs with leading law firms and legal departments of top corporations. We focus on search and recruitment in the US and have recently placed attorneys in Houston, Austin, Dallas, San Antonio, The Woodlands, Texas, Chicago, Illinois, New York, New York, Los Angeles, California. We have placed Partner and lateral attorneys in the following practice groups: Litigation, Corporate, IP, Healthcare, Real Estate, Insurance, Construction, Appellate, Antitrust, International Arbitration, Energy, Public Law, Finance, Mergers and Acquisitions, Trust, Tax, Estate Planning, Trademark, REIT, Securities, Banking, Capital Markets.

We have assisted partners and associate attorneys who have worked at Jones Day, King & Spalding, Andrews Kurth, Dewey, Vinson & Elkins, Littler, Greenberg Traurig, Haynes and Boone, Hunton & Williams, Looper Reed, K& L Gates, Jackson Lewis, Coats Rose, Baker Botts, Conley Rose, Coxsmith, DLA Piper, Fulbright Jaworski, Winston Strawn, Skadden. And other AMLAW 100 and AMLAW200 ranked firms with legal jobs and attorney hiring

 

 

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Real Estate Attorney – Dallas

Warren Recruiting is seeking a Real Estate Associate mid-level for the Dallas office of a top law firm with a strong and growing Real Estate practice. Candidates should have outstanding academic credentials and a desire to focus their practice on complex real estate transactions. Some prior experience could include acquisitions, dispositions, leasing work, real estate development, and the like. Only top academic credentials will be considered (top 25% from a top 25 law school) and Law Review is a plus.  Compensation is competitive.  This is a busy team of great people, very collegial environment and great long-term prospects.

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Project Finance Attorney – Top Law Firm

Warren Recruiting is seeking an experienced Project Finance attorney to join the Houston office of a strong international law firm. 3-7 years of experience is required. The work will be very hands-on and candidates should be able to take a leadership role on transactions. Work will entail project development and finance transactions, with a particular focus on the energy industry. Much of your work will entail international transactions.  Candidates with Spanish language skills are a plus! Top academics are required. Relocating lawyers welcome!

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Energy Attorney for AMLAW 100 in Houston

Warren Recruiting is seeking an Energy Associate Attorney with 4-7 years of prior energy transactional experience to join a top law firm in their Houston office.  The practice focuses on upstream mergers and acquisitions, energy agreements and contracts and other general corporate matters.  This position is for a small, close-knit team and will entail strong responsibility and a hands-on practice.  Compensation is strong at this top caliber law firm. Strong academic credentials are required. Relocating lawyers with Texas connections are welcome!

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Corporate Attorney for Austin, Texas

Warren Recruiting’s client, a top national law firm is seeking a corporate attorney to join their thriving Austin, Texas practice group.  The ideal attorney has two or more years of experience with deals, mergers, acquisitions, private equity, financing or other transactional skills.  The ideal attorney has solid academics and is licensed to practice law in the great State of Texas.

Compensation is at the top of the market and this group offers strong mentoring and a real opportunity for partnership.  If you’re looking for meaningful corporate, transactional attorney work with a leading law firm in Austin, Texas this is for you.

Send qualified resumes to Aus@WarrenRecruiting.com

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The Exciting Field of Corporate Law

As long as there are businesses, there will be a need for corporate lawyer! In doesn’t matter whether it is a small business employing a few hundred people or a large corporation employing thousands of people. Corporate lawyer are an important part of the organization.

Corporate law is not only challenging but satisfying as well. You get to guide the company you work for through the minefields of regulations and laws. You help to nip problems in the bud, before they ever get to the litigation stage. You can help prevent disputes and strikes, thus saving significant the organization significant amounts of time and money.

Lawyers in Houston, Texas, have a wide range of opportunities to start their careers corporate law. Attorneys in Houston, Texas, already having an established legal practice are highly in demand as corporate lawyer.

There are many advantages to working as a corporate lawyer over working as an attorney in a law firm. Companies are known to reward their corporate lawyer not only with a very lucrative salary but also added incentives, such as club memberships, company cars, company cell phones, and even stock options.

Being a corporate lawyer in Houston, Texas, enables you to have much more control over your working hours. They do not always have to bill their hours and work to get the necessary billed hours. Moreover, corporate lawyer have a one-one-one relationship with the company they work for and do not have to deal with many different clients. This helps to focus and excel in one chosen area of work. Also, working in a company as a corporate lawyer give you a more exciting social life.

As a corporate lawyer, you will be exclusively responsible for handling all the legal records, contracts, and documents associated with the company. You will be able to guide and advice the company on future prospects and possibilities. Corporate lawyer are also well versed with the intricacies of laws related to securities, intellectual property, code compliance, etc. There is never a dull day as a corporate lawyer. There is always scope for upgrading your skill and keeping abreast with the law on a day-to-day basis.

A corporate lawyer can work with individuals from the company he is working for or represent the company itself in a court of law, if need be. They have to have excellent communication skills, interpersonal skills, high levels of energy, good observation skills, be a quick learner and have an inquisitive mind. They have to work with not only people from within the company, but also with lawyers from other companies as well. Whether negotiating with other companies or with other law agencies, or drafting a contract, corporate lawyer have to be skilled in both oral and written communication. All this must be done while keeping the best interests of the company in mind. Knowing all the laws are not enough, it is also essential to know how to apply them at the right time and in the right way.

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Corporate Lawyer for Dallas Law Firm

Warren Recruiting’s client, a leading national law firm with a true Dallas office, is seeking a corporate attorney to join its growing Corporate practice group in Dallas.  The ideal lawyer has experience with acquisitions, divestitures, mergers, financing, joint ventures, as well as representing developers, lenders, private equity companies and operating companies in various transactions.  Additional experience with capital formation, contract negotiation/documentation, lending and day to day representation of corporations and other business entities is appreciated.  Must be Texas bar licensed and have at least four years of law firm or in-house experience.   Compensation is $175K+ and is based on experience.

Located in Downtown, Dallas, Texas. 75201

Send qualified resumes to Corp@WarrenRecruiting.com

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IP Licensing Attorney for In-House Counsel Role

Warren Recruiting is seeking an Intellectual Property Attorney for an In-House legal team. The role will be in charge of Intellectual Property for a company, with an emphasis on drafting and negotiating software licenses. The position will also entail providing legal advice with respect to general IP issues that arise at the company. Candidates should have at least 6 years of prior experience with IP transactions and software licensing agreements at a top law firm and/or in-house setting. Candidates must be Texas bar licensed or eligible to waive into the Texas bar. This is a great environment for a self-starter, someone able to take on lots of responsibility and work fairly independently, yet someone that works well in a collaborative environment.  Base compensation is $180k+ depending on experience.

Intellectual Property Attorney for an In-House legal team

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Looking For a Career in Energy Law?

Looking For a Career in Energy LawThe energy industry in the U.S. is in a rapidly growing phase. With high potential for growth and development comes the need for energy attorneys. Energy firms in the U.S. are on the lookout for talented and efficient energy attorneys who can see not only the lucrative opportunities of this sector, but also the myriad ways in which they can help to move the energy industry forward and make a difference for future generations.

The energy industry spans both the domestic and international sectors. This includes solar power, oil field services, and LNG. The gas and oil industry also has upstream, midstream, and downstream sectors, with there being unlimited opportunities for qualified and passionate energy attorneys in each of these sectors. The upstream sector, also called the exploration and production sector, needs lawyers who know the intricacies of this complex environment. The midstream sector, which involves transportation, storage, and marketing, also needs lawyers who can help these industries to achieve their full potential while safeguarding their interests. The downstream sector is connected with the local utilities. This covers the full spectrum of the energy industry.

The laws are unique for each of these sectors and energy lawyers who know the intricacies of each are in highly coveted position to provide legal advice that balances the interests of the firm with national interest.

Working as an energy attorney gives you a unique opportunity to enjoy a highly lucrative field while fulfilling your need to contribute to society. This is a field that is constantly evolving and innovating. You can choose to work in nuclear, oil, gas, biofuel, renewable power, water, etc. You can deepen your knowledge and expertise in just one niche area or choose to generalize and broaden your scope of knowledge to include all the areas.

When you choose to be an energy lawyer and work in this sector, you will be working with companies who are Fortune 500 to mid-tier firms in Houston, Texas. There will be opportunities to practice and advice on laws relating to trading, regulatory bodies, and compliance with national and international laws. Your advice and expertise could pave the way for newer horizons for these companies. Your guidance will be much sought after, whether it is on laws related to biohazards and toxic waste, or usage of land, or to advice on land rights, transmission and use of energy, guidance on compliance with regulatory boards, etc. There is never a dull moment as an energy attorney!

As an energy attorney, you would be called upon to use your skills in diverse areas, from consultation of clients to advocacy, litigation, integrating issues with the management, etc. It does not matter whether you have had prior experience in the energy industry. All that matters is that you have the skill, passion, and determination to succeed and be one of the pioneers in an industry that will be the torchbearers of the next millennium. A rewarding career in energy law awaits you in Houston!

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Should You Hire A Legal Recruiter For Your Energy Law Firm?

Should You Hire A Legal Recruiter For Your Energy Law FirmPerhaps your energy law firm is thinking of adding a new attorney and wondering how it should approach the recruitment process. When used properly, a legal recruiter can do wonders for your energy law firm.

It is said that law firms have a love-hate relationship with legal recruiters. This is because the recruiters can place attorneys in law firms as well as place them away from law firms. It is also because they do not understand the recruitment process. Despite this, they should consider taking the services of a legal recruiter.

As a result of the problems between the energy law firms and the legal recruiters, the relationship usually ends up being a sour one. However, legal recruiters know exactly what they are doing and can help one in recruiting the right candidates for the jobs.

Here are some of the benefits of using a legal recruiter for your energy law firm.

They are important

No matter whether you loathe them or not, legal recruiters are important for your business. They can save your firm a lot of money, time, and energy that would otherwise be used up in finding the right candidate.

Because qualified lawyers are high value human capital, the right one would add even more value to the company.

They add value to your firm

Legal recruiters make sure they bring in the best candidates for your firm and add value to your company. For recruitment firms, they do not have any bars to entry. Moreover, they are fully well versed with the recruitment process and can bring the best candidates. However, you have to make sure you hire only someone with prior experience in the field. If the recruiter is a former lawyer, he will be able to add more value to their services by helping you select the right candidate because of their prior experience in the field. The consultant will also be able to provide an accurate assessment of the different candidates for your field of work.

Reality check

Most of the recruiters for law firms would be able to provide the candidates with a reality check. There are also recruiters, who would not provide your candidates with a reality check for fear of losing a candidate, who is possibly placeable. It would be a waste of time sometimes to interview candidates, who cannot answer certain questions and legal recruiters are well aware of that. Therefore, they use alternate recruitment testing procedures.

Advice on the process

Most of the legal recruiters provide advice on the process of recruitment as well as on the salary and the compensation. As a minimum, they will try to provide written specifications on the interview structure and the timings. In addition, a recruiter who is competent will also be able to provide the candidates with a history of the role they have to perform. Most of the legal recruiters will also be able to provide you with useful, professional information that nobody else would be able to give you. Hence, you should consider hiring a legal recruiter for your energy law firm.

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