The Chicago office of McGuireWoods seeks an Associate for the Labor & Employment Department.
McGuireWoods’ clients include local, national and multinational employers ranging from Fortune 500 companies to small businesses and nonprofits. With more than 70 lawyers in the United States and Europe, our labor and employment team handles upwards of 4,000 employment-related matters each year. We counsel employers in every aspect of the employer/employee relationship, including federal, state and international law compliance; traditional labor issues; internal investigations; federal contracting; and executive compensation.
Recognition by Chambers USA in recent years for our labor and employment regional practices, including North Carolina and Virginia, plus nearly a dozen rankings for individual attorneys.
We are looking for candidates with 2-5 years of labor and employment law experience. The ideal candidate will have labor and employment experience but commercial litigation experience will be considered. Candidates must possess strong academic credentials and performance as well as strong organizational, writing and communication skills. Candidates must be admitted to the IL Bar or be willing to obtain admission immediately upon hiring. This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic and fast-growing office.
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Internal Number: Req# 2093
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