The tide has turned and, after several years of strong demand for corporate and other transactional lawyers, the demand in law firms now is for litigation associates.
We are seeing this across the board, in all of our legal placement markets, and for staffing as well as attorney positions.
Despite the downturn in the energy sector, we're continuing to see strong hiring in banking and financial services, the real estate industry, and with law firms. This week in particular was the week of the paralegal. Please forward the following to any legal assistants/paralegals you might know who are looking in Austin or in Fort Worth!
An investment Company in Austin seeks an attorney to support one of its major divisions. Excellent academics and prior experience in the investment management or transactional group of a large law is required, and prior in-house experience in the financial services industry is preferred. This is an excellent company with steady growth, a great reputation, predictable hours, and competitive compensation. Please send inquiries to email@example.com and reference
Paralegal with strong computer skills is needed for a temp to perm opportunity with small firm in South Austin. Family law experience preferred. $22-$25/ hour. Job Code 2828.
Superb opportunity in Austin for corporate attorney with 2-4 years of experience. Emphasis in general corporate, M&A, and private equity. Premier firm with high quality work and life environment. Great compensation and opportunity for advancement. Excellent academics and large firm experience required. Please send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org referencing position number 2704
Premier firm seeks 2-4 year immigration attorney to handle EB-5 Visa efforts and immigration reform work. Spanish fluency and experience with employment-based immigration petitions preferred.
Firm Administrator sought for dynamic, entrepreneurial mid-size Austin firm. Some experience with law firm or business strategy, business development, marketing, financials, and human resources required. Strong leadership skills and professionalism required. CLM certification a strong plus. The firm offers a very nice work-life balance and creative environment among smart, successful and busy attorneys. Good compensation and benefits. Call Tori 512-861-2905 or email@example.com for further details.
Austin office of a large law firm seeks Spanish-speaking litigation associate to help with hits international litigation docket. Qualified candidate will have 3-5 years of experience, great academic credentials, speak Spanish fluently, and have prior experience with international litigation, preferably with a large law firm. This is a great opportunity for an associate to play a key role in commercial disputes, primarily in Latin America, with the opportunity for hands-on responsibility and significant client interaction. Please send resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org re position no. 2228.