Legal and Compliance Executive Search Blog

New Legal Jobs in Austin, Houston, and Dallas!

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Tue, Jan 26, 2016

momentum_legal_search_austin_texas_corporate_counsel_general_counsel_estate_planning_jobs_positions.jpgMomentum recruiters have started the year off with a bang and hiring is strong, particularly in Austin.  


We have two new in-house searches in Austin, both on an exclusive basis, and several new law firm associate positions, also on an exclusive basis. 

Please see below for more details and send your resume to if you're interested in learning more about  any of these openings:


  • Assistant General Counsel supporting operations for a publicly-held company conveniently located in Central Austin.   Viable candidates will have 2-5 years of legal experience and be able to draft and negotiate  a wide variety of contracts, handle litigation-related requests, conduct due diligence for transactions, and otherwise support the day-to-day operations of the company.   A litigation background would be welcomed.  No prior in-house position is required.   Base pay in the low $100s with a significant annual bonus and predictable hours. Reference position number 48586.
  • Corporate Counsel  for rapidly growing, privately-held company in West Austin.   This attorney will draft and negotiate a wide variety of contracts and handle litigation-related tasks.  The position requires at least 5 years of experience, plus extensive experience with contracts, and some litigation experience.  Prior experience in the construction industry or representing such industries is highly desirable, as is international experience.   Reference position number 87758.


  • Estate Planning boutique firm is seeking a lateral associate with 2-5 years experience for their growing practice. This firm is well-known in the estate planning arena and offers a clear path to partnership for qualified candidates.  Solid academics and prior experience with trusts, estates, probate, and/or fiduciary issues is required.  Please reference position number 40123.
  • Litigation boutique in North Austin is seeking an associate with 1-4 years of experience to join its growing practice.  Due to the nature of this firm's work, top academics and prior experience with an AmLaw 100 Firm is required.    Partnership track position in a firm with ability to work remotely when needed and a positive, team environment, and excellent compensation.  Reference position number 25760.

Topics: Austin, general counsels, Houston, texas, Dallas, Estate Planning