MID-LEVEL or SENIOR ASSOCIATE: Labor & Employment Litigation
Epstein Becker Green
Location: Newark, New Jersey
Type: Full Time
Salary: commensurate with experience
Internal Number: Req #ARPD031
The Newark office of Epstein Becker & Green is seeking an attorney to work at the level of a mid-level or senior associate in its growing management-side Employment, Labor & Workforce Management practice.
Candidates should have a minimum of four years of relevant labor and employment litigation experience. This position requires knowledge of federal and state labor and employment laws (e.g., wage and hour, trade secret law, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, ADEA, FMLA, ADA, FLSA, and similar state laws). The ideal candidate should have experience handling certain aspects of litigation such as interviewing witnesses, reviewing electronically stored documents, drafting pleadings and various motions and briefs, conducting and defending depositions, interacting with clients and opposing counsel, and attending court appearances. Experience providing advice and counsel on workplace law issues, including wage and hour, employee relations, mitigation of risk, ADA and other workplace accommodation, employment agreements reductions in-force, and employment related policies is also beneficial. Traditional labor experience is also highly beneficial.
Candidates must possess strong academic credentials and have excellent communication and writing skills. Juris Doctorate degree required. Admission to practice law in New Jersey is mandatory.
Please submit your cover letter, resume and transcript online here.
Epstein Becker Green is an equal opportunity employer.
Epstein Becker & Green, P.C., is a national law firm with a primary focus on health care and life sciences; employment, labor, and workforce management; and litigation and business disputes. Founded in 1973 as an industry-focused firm, Epstein Becker Green has decades of experience serving clients in health care, financial services, retail, hospitality, and technology, among other industries, representing entities from startups to Fortune 100 companies. Operating in offices throughout the U.S. and supporting clients in the U.S. and abroad, the firm’s attorneys are committed to uncompromising client service and legal excellence.