Jr./Mid-level Commercial Real Estate Associate

The Washington, DC office of a growing national Real Estate practice has an immediate opening for a junior to mid-level real estate attorney to join its transactional commercial real estate practice.  The group’s attorneys are interested in adding an energetic, personable and experienced Jr. or Mid-Level Associate with 2-5 years (2015-2012 Class Years) of substantive transactional real estate experience. The ideal candidate will possess experience drafting and negotiating a variety of complex documents relating to a wide range of commercial real estate transactions, including commercial leasing, acquisitions, dispositions and financing matters. Previous experience with commercial leasing transactions is preferred, but not required. Qualified Candidates will possess excellent law school credentials from a top-tier school and the desire to join a busy, growing practice where they will gain access to a broad spectrum of commercial real estate matters. The position offers competitive compensation, an excellent benefits package, a team-oriented work environment and genuine opportunities for professional advancement.

Mid-Level Litigation Associates

The DC office of a dynamic, progressive and growing national law firm has an immediate need for a mid-level associate with 3-5 years of substantive complex civil and/or commercial litigation experience (i.e., producing motions and memoranda, taking and defending depositions, courtroom argument/advocacy and discovery-related matters). This is an excellent opportunity for associates interested in obtaining interesting and challenging assignments within a collegial, team-oriented practice that presents consistent opportunities for professional growth and advancement. Candidates must possess outstanding law school credentials from top-tier law schools, law firm practice or government agency experience, exceptional interpersonal skills and a history of being a team-player. If you want substantive experience and a chance to progress as a litigator, this is a fantastic opportunity. Federal judicial clerk (i.e., U.S. Dist. Ct. or CofA) or Appellate-level State Court clerk experience, preferred. DC Bar admission or eligibility to waive into the DC Bar is required.

Mid-Level White Collar and Complex Civil Litigation Associates

The DC office of a prestigious, highly regarded international law firm has an immediate opportunity for multiple junior to mid-level complex civil and white collar litigators with 2-5 years of substantive experience (2012-2015 JDs). Mid-level candidates should possess experience taking and defending depositions, handling all manner of discovery and motions issues, court argument, conducting hearings as well as exposure to a variety of court proceedings. Excellent academics from a top-25 law school and a genuine interest in taking on increased responsibility within a practice covering a broad range of litigation subject matters (i.e., government and corporate investigations, commercial, complex civil, arbitrations, etc.) are required. This position will provide access to interesting and challenging cases, a well-respected and established DC office, partner mentoring and accessibility, as well as career progression opportunities. Admission to the DC Bar (or waiver eligibility) is required. USDC or US CoA Clerkship experience preferred. Strong Spanish language skills (conversational or fluency) are also highly valued. Please email me, directly, at tom@thomasjonesconsulting.com for additional practice information.

Mid-Level Tax Credit Finance/Syndication Associate

The Washington, DC Tax Practice of a growing international law firm has an immediate opportunity for a mid-level Tax Credit Finance & Syndication associate with 4-6 years (i.e., 2011-2013 JDs) of substantive experience involving renewable energy tax credit transactions, government incentives, financial projections analysis and transaction management. Candidates must demonstrate a history of significant transactional responsibility, excellent law school credentials from a top-tier law school and a desire to increase access and exposure to all manner of transactions, including developing and financing a variety of energy projects. Appropriate, and valued, experience will also include supervising junior attorneys, the ability to lead a transaction as well as an interest in the continued expansion and growth of your practice skill sets. This position presents a chance to join a busy, well-respected and expanding practice where you can enjoy challenging assignments and career progression opportunities within a dynamic firm environment. Please email me, directly, at tom@thomasjonesconsulting.com for additional practice information.

International Trade Associates

An exciting International Trade opportunity with a busy, top-tier international law firm is available in Washington, DC. Candidates should have 2-5 years of experience in the areas of customs, export controls & economic sanctions (ITAR, EAR, OFAC, among others). This opportunity offers an energetic practice environment and access to substantive opportunities, mentoring, client interaction, and a commitment to attorney career and practice advancement. Qualified candidates will possess outstanding law school credentials, a desire to be a part of a busy and growing team as well as an eagerness to take part in, and foster, business development efforts. Contact me at tom@thomasjonesconsulting.com for additional details and to learn more about this, and other, International Trade opportunities.