The Federal Practice Group (FPG) is looking for a senior and junior level Associates for its federal employment law team.
FPG, based in Washington, D.C., represents federal employees before federal administrative forums including the U.S. EEOC, U.S. MSPB, and U.S. OSC, and less frequently, in U.S. district courts. The majority of the cases involve discrimination and/or whistleblower retaliation claims, although we also represent federal employees with regard to dis... read more
The D.C. Bar Pro Bono Center has an opening for a Housing Attorney to help staff our growing housing law practice. The primary role of this position is to staff the D.C. Right to Housing Initiative (Initiative), including the Housing Right to Counsel Project. This attorney is the primary staff person on the Initiative that works to plan and administer legal clinics and other projects for the Pro Bono Center to deliver pro bono legal information, advice and representatio... read more
Reporting to SFAA’s General Counsel, the Surety Counsel supports the Association’s mission by promoting the surety industry, advocating on behalf of its interests, performing legal research, and assisting member companies by addressing a broad range of surety related inquiries and drafting responses to onerous construction contracts and bond forms.
• Review onerous bond forms and construction contracts and draft responses t... read more
The candidate should be a mid-level associate with 3-5 years of Project Finance experience. Should preferably have prior experience in project finance specific transactions and top firm and academic credentials. Must have strong competency in drafting and negotiating principal financing documentation as well as experience in drafting or reviewing project documentation.
The candidate will provide and ensure high quality legal analyses of legislation, regulations, and other initiatives at the global, national and/or subnational level on an ongoing basis. Identify gaps in legislation to inform the setting of policy change priorities on public health and safety issues. Assist with the drafting of legislation or regulations and providing continuing assistance as the draft is modified or changed by the government. Support develo...
Government Contracts Associate
The candidate should have 2 - 7 years of government contracts experience, preferably in a private law firm practice. Should have relevant experience including: working knowledge of the U.S. Small Business Administration’s socioeconomic government contracting programs, including the small business, Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business, Woman-Owned Small Business, 8(a) Business Development, and HUBZone programs; experience supporting...
Counsel – Litigation
The candidate will be managing both plaintiff-side and defendant-side litigation and dispute-oriented matters, including partnering with an in-house investigative team to identify and investigate suspected infringement and piracy, representing the company in communications and negotiations with dispute counter parties, and coordinating with outside counsel in cases referred for litigation. Will be collaborating with senior leadership to develop and i...
Associate General Counsel - Mergers and Acquisitions/Securities
The candidate will manage and advise company personnel on strategic M&A transactions, primarily domestic but may also include international transactions, including leading diligence, negotiations and closings of transactions; Advise company personnel, inside and outside the legal department, on various issues pertaining to strategic transactions; Structure, draft and negotiate complex transaction agreements; W...
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The candidate should have excellent grades from a Tier 1 (approximately top-50) law school, and an undergraduate degree, equivalent experience, or demonstrable skill in electrical engineering, computer science, materials engineering, chemical engineering, or physics.
Patent Or Trademark Attorney
The candidate will be performing administerial tasks to either have more free time or additional time to perform more billable work and/or conduct business promotion activities. Electrical, math, physics, computer science and material science would be preferable.
Associate General Counsel, Regulatory
The candidate will be assisting the firm’s Chief Regulatory Counsel in handling various regulatory matters, including: Evaluating the legal and regulatory impact of new proposed business lines or offerings. Advising the firm’s Compliance Department and various business lines on federal securities and commodities law, including federal statutes, SEC and CFTC rules, and SRO rules (e.g., FINRA, NFA, CME, etc.). Identifying necessary c...
Trade Compliance Counsel
Responsibilities: Provide advice and counseling on a range of trade compliance issues, including import/export requirements applicable to our portfolio of products, services, and technology, sales and operations, partner and vendor relationships, and supply chain and distribution. Counsel and advise on import and export compliance matters related to U.S. and international trade regimes. Manage classification and export licensing of products, servic...
Assistant General Counsel
Duties: Manage litigation matters, including budgets, outside counsel and communication with staff, members and other stakeholders. Prepare, review, and update contracts, agreements, MOUs, etc. Provide legal review of regulatory comments, communications materials, and other association documents. Provide legal support for state and local government advocacy efforts. Provide legal support for corporate compliance issues, e.g., employment, tax, etc....
Render legal advice and support in connection with the complete life cycle of the adoption of new regulatory initiatives, and serve as subject matter resource in one or more areas of legal expertise.
This is experienced-level professional work in which incumbents are defining their assigned roles, increasing their skills, and working with other experienced attorneys.
Essential Job Functions:
Provide interpretative advice to the Board of Governors and FINRA adv... read more
Nasdaq’s award-winning legal group, which employs over 50 lawyers in offices in the U.S. and Europe, has a rare opportunity for an experienced, well-credentialed corporate lawyer with extensive experience in public company disclosure, financing and M&A transactions. You will provide securities law advice, manage our securities filings, work on M&A and financing deals, and participate in policy advocacy on a wide range of securities law issues.
This is a unique ... read more
Works efficiently and collaboratively with in-house business and technology personnel, primarily through the negotiation of transactions and contracts, but also when providing counsel on complex legal concepts relating to technology and intellectual property. Works independently and under the general guidance of senior management to perform a variety of specific duties, including applying advanced analytical skills when providing legal services to FINRA companies, off... read more