The Phoenix office of Squire Patton Boggs is seeking a corporate associate with 2 to 4 years of significant securities practice experience. The ideal candidate will have meaningful, large-firm experience in public and private securities offerings, ’34 Act compliance, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, financing transactions, joint ventures, private equity and venture capital investments. The position offers the opportunity to assume significant responsibility in a collegial work environment. Candidates must possess superior analytical and problem-solving skills and judgment, must excel in an entrepreneurial, fast-paced environment, and must be highly motivated with excellent academic credentials and writing skills. The position offers competitive compensation and benefits.
How to Apply:
In order to be considered for a position at Squire Patton Boggs, you must formally apply online.
We offer competitive salary and comprehensive benefits, including health, dental, life, 401(k) and many other excellent benefits. We are not accepting third party submissions.
Squire Patton Boggs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, or any other condition protected by applicable law. This non-discrimination policy applies to all aspects of employment.
Academic and Professional Qualifications
Possess a JD from an accredited law school and a strong academic record. Preference given to the top 20% of graduating class or GPA of 3.5 and above.
Admitted to a US State Bar and in good standing. Admission to the Arizona Bar is expected if not currently admitted.
Knowledge, Skills & Experience
2-4 years of current experience working in a law firm in a transactional practice
Strong organizational, reasoning and analytical skills; excellent written and verbal communication abilities; good judgement; attention to detail; initiative.
Flexibility, composure and the ability to prioritize and handle urgent tasks and requests simultaneously with a high level of competence and accuracy; the ability to remain composed and professional under stressful circumstances; commitment to ethical and confidentiality requirements; strong client service skills.
Ability to work without constant supervision, demonstrating initiative in seeking work and managing work load; active in formulating and recommending projects or alternative ways to complete projects that will benefit the case/client.
Internal Number: 2187
About Squire Patton Boggs
Squire Patton Boggs is a full service global law firm. We provide insight at the point where law, business and government meet, giving our clients a voice, supporting their ambitions and achieving successful outcomes. Our multidisciplinary team of more than 1,500 lawyers in 44 offices across 21 countries provides unrivalled access to expertise and invaluable connections on the ground. It's a seamless service that operates on any scale - locally or globally. It encompasses virtually every matter, jurisdiction and market. And we place our clients at the center. We combine sound legal counsel with a deep knowledge of our clients' businesses to resolve their legal challenges. We care about the quality of our services, the success of our clients and the relationships that are forged through those successes.