A career at Nixon Peabody is the opportunity to do work that matters. It’s a chance to use your knowledge to shape what’s ahead. To share, to innovate, to learn at a firm that taps the power of collective thinking.
Our Commercial Litigation Practice Group is seeking to hire an associate to join our Washington, DC office.
At Nixon Peabody, our priority is to attract, retain and promote talented individuals who have an array of racial, ethnic, social, economic, religious, professional, personal, and other backgrounds. Therefore, we encourage talented individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences to apply.
Our Commercial Litigation practice is one of our largest groups, with attorneys in every office of the firm. We have years of experience protecting companies and business leaders across a broad range of industries, both in the U.S. and abroad. The size and geographic reach of this practice provides a deep pool of experienced first chair talent, and teams are scaled to meet client needs. Please visit our website to learn more about who we are and what we do – https://www.nixonpeabody.com/en/work/litigation/complex-commercial-litigation
Nixon Peabody LLP is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Disability / Female / Gender Identity / Minority / Sexual Orientation / Veteran.
Qualified candidates will have approximately two to three years of commercial litigation experience, including drafting pleadings, motions, memoranda and correspondence for use in court proceedings as well as arbitration and mediation, conferring and communicating with opposing counsel, conducting sophisticated legal research, and handling drafting of complex discovery requests and responses. Hearing and deposition experience is a plus, but not required. Ability to work in a fast paced, leanly staffed environment is critical. Ideal candidates will be admitted to practice in DC (or eligible to waive in), in addition to VA and/or MD.
The successful candidates will be motivated self-starters with stellar academic credentials, superb judgment and communication skills, a commitment to excellence and have the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
A career at NP is the opportunity to do work that matters. It’s the chance to use your knowledge to shape what’s ahead. To share, to innovate, to learn at a firm that taps the power of collective thinking.
We’ve created a dynamic, energizing environment that promotes success for our clients and each other. We offer fast growth, connectedness and training in business as well as law. And our rigo...rous standards assure you are part of a diverse team of top talent at every turn.
If you’re someone who’s looking toward the future, we’d love to hear from you.