Senior Attorney/Associate – Individual Negotiation and Litigation

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Job location
161 N Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60601
United States
Organization information
Organization name: 
Outten & Golden LLP
Street address: 
685 Third Avenue, 25th Floor
City: 
New York
State: 
New York
ZIP: 
10017
Job type: 
Legal - Civil
Position Description: 

Location: Chicago, IL Office

Outten & Golden LLP ("O&G") seeks a senior-level attorney (associate or counsel) who will work in its Chicago office representing employees on individual negotiation and litigation in all areas of employment law, including cases involving discrimination, harassment, retaliation, leaves of absence, layoffs and executive compensation. The attorney will have extensive client contact and the opportunity to work on cases in a variety of contexts including federal and state courts, arbitrations, mediations, and administrative agencies (e.g., the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission).

O&G encourages all of its attorneys to seek out opportunities for public speaking, publishing, and bar association activities. Diversity, inclusiveness and equity are fundamental to our work at O&G. We believe that to be effective advocates for civil rights and workplace fairness we must strive for diversity within our own workforce. We are committed to diversity among our lawyers and staff, and to fostering a collegial and supportive workplace.

Requirements: 

Desired Skills and Expertise
• Must have 6-8 years of experience, including substantial experience in employment law.
• Experience interacting with and counseling individual clients.
• Seasoned drafting, writing, analytical, and client management skills.
• Commitment to protecting individual employment rights.

To apply: 

Send letter of interest, resume, transcript, and a writing sample of no more than ten pages (not edited by anyone else), by e-mail to [email protected]. Specify in the subject line: Individual Litigation Senior Attorney Application – Chicago. No phone calls please.

Deadline:
Accepting applications until position is filled. Prompt submission is encouraged

Notes: 
Equal Employment opportunity
Salary range: 
Compensation: Commensurate with experience.
Expiration date: 
Friday, June 1, 2018