Corporate and Transactional Associate Attorney

Schiff Hardin LLP is seeking an associate for our Corporate and Transactional group in our Chicago, IL office.  The ideal candidate should have middle market general corporate and M&A experience in a mid-size or large law firm setting.  Having securities experience is a plus.  This opportunity will allow a successful candidate to join a collegial and professional group of attorneys with a wide range of clients and client needs.  Responsibilities include drafting and negotiating various types of transaction documents, advising clients directly on varied corporate law matters, performing due diligence and managing transactions, training junior members of the group, and participating in client development activities.

Required Qualifications:

  • 3 to 5 years of experience (J.D. classes of 2013-2015) in a mid-size or large law firm setting.
  • Strong academic record, drafting skills, and interpersonal skills.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy in all aspects of performance.
  • Illinois Bar admission.

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To apply, please send your cover letter and resume to Noah Cooper, Senior Legal Recruiting Manager, at

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