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Antitrust Associate

The Washington, D.C. office of Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP is seeking an associate with at least 3 years of significant antitrust experience. The candidate should have a solid base in antitrust principles. Litigation skills preferred. Undergraduate coursework in economics...

The Washington, D.C. office of Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP is seeking an associate with at least 3 years of significant antitrust experience. The candidate should have a solid base in antitrust principles. Litigation skills preferred. Undergraduate coursework in economics is a plus, but not required. The associate will work closely with the partners in our Antitrust Practice on a variety of matters, including litigation, merger, government investigation, and counseling matters. Excellent oral and written communication skills required. Please include writing sample with application materials.

Kilpatrick Townsend is a full-service, international law firm with more than 600 attorneys who work with forward-thinking clients in established and emerging industries to solve their most business-critical matters.

Kilpatrick Townsend attorneys are fully engaged in the success of the firm's clients. We deliver results-oriented counsel for corporations at all stages of the growth cycle, from the challenging demands of financial transactions and securities to the disciplines of intellectual property management. A close collaboration between the firm's practice areas ensures that we are well-positioned to serve all of our clients' needs.

We serve clients around the world from offices in California, Colorado, District of Columbia, Georgia, New York, North Carolina, Texas, Washington, China, Japan, and Sweden. We value our client relationships and are committed to learning and furthering the business, as well as legal goals, of each company we work with.

We strive at every level to develop beneficial relationships built on trust and mutual respect. We partner with the senior executives and internal counsel of our corporate clients, integrating and sharing tasks as appropriate. We take pride in the fact that clients who hire us once, typically hire us again. Our success is measured by the results we achieve on behalf of our clients, and we commit ourselves, without reservation, to the overriding objective of client satisfaction.

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP is committed to equal employment opportunity for all persons, regardless of race, color, religion, sex or gender, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

*Please do not include your Date of Birth or Social Security Number in your application documents.

Associate – International Transactions (Brazil/France)

Job Description:  Associate – International Transactions (Brazil/France) positions offered by Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP (Atlanta, GA). Conduct research, write legal memoranda, draft and negotiate contracts and other agreements, supervise and conduct transaction closings, and provide advice, opinions and other legal assistance to...

Job Description

Associate – International Transactions (Brazil/France) positions offered by Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP (Atlanta, GA). Conduct research, write legal memoranda, draft and negotiate contracts and other agreements, supervise and conduct transaction closings, and provide advice, opinions and other legal assistance to companies and individuals. Support the Firm’s cross-border M&A practice with a particular focus on France and Brazil, including the management of acquisitions and divestitures in those jurisdictions and representation of clients from such countries investing in the United States. Research and analyze U.S., French and Brazilian law on complex issues and write memoranda for submission to a supervising attorney or client.  Appear before governmental and quasi-governmental authorities in the U.S., France and Brazil on behalf of the Firm's clients, as well as present well-reasoned arguments to such authorities. Analyze and summarize complicated legal documents, including contracts, assessing legal implications and business risks. Conduct legal due diligence to assist clients in weighing the legal and business risks of proposed transactions in the U.S., France and Brazil, and develop mitigation strategies for identified risks in light of the legal and business context.  Supervise and coordinate the work of specialists in other legal disciplines within the law firm or at local counsel firms in France and Brazil. Work with client-designated accounting and investment banking resources to ensure appropriate communication of transaction issues and coordination of all steps necessary to complete transactions. Draft and negotiate transaction agreements and instruments necessary to implement cross-border transactions. Manage cross-border transaction closing processes. Analyze and advice regarding potential claims arising from completed transactions. Our cross-border transactional practice involves the representation of non-US clients in inbound investment transactions, as well as the representation of US clients in the acquisition or divestiture of multi-national businesses, with a particular focus on Brazil and France. The associate needs to be conversant in the legal and business cultures of the US, France and Brazil in order to advise clients familiar with one system/business culture on the likely differences to be encountered in the other jurisdiction(s) relative to the legal/business environment of the client’s domestic jurisdiction. 

 

Minimum Requirements

Requires a Juris Doctor from a US-accredited law school.  Also requires 3 years of corporate practice experience as a lawyer (law firm or in-house) in France or Brazil. Education must include: corporate coursework and satisfy degree requirements necessary for admission to Brazilian and French Bars. Requires GA Bar Admission. Must be Member of the Bar (in good standing) in Brazil or France. Experience may be, but need not be, acquired concurrently.

 

Construction & Government Contracts Associate

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP is seeking an associate with at least one year of construction litigation and/or government contracts experience to work in the Washington, DC office. Our construction and government contracts practices provide the opportunity to represent clients...

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP is seeking an associate with at least one year of construction litigation and/or government contracts experience to work in the Washington, DC office. Our construction and government contracts practices provide the opportunity to represent clients throughout the country and overseas. We are looking for individuals with strong academic credentials, excellent interpersonal skills, and a willingness to travel. Experience with government contracts, bid protests, claims and general litigation preferred. A background in engineering or construction is desirable but not required.  Membership in the Maryland Bar is desired but not mandatory.

Kilpatrick Townsend is a full-service, international law firm with more than 600 attorneys who work with forward-thinking clients in established and emerging industries to solve their most business-critical matters.

Kilpatrick Townsend attorneys are fully engaged in the success of the firm's clients. We deliver results-oriented counsel for corporations at all stages of the growth cycle, from the challenging demands of financial transactions and securities to the disciplines of intellectual property management. A close collaboration between the firm's practice areas ensures that we are well-positioned to serve all of our clients' needs.

We serve clients around the world from offices in California, Colorado, District of Columbia, Georgia, New York, North Carolina, Texas, Washington, China, Japan, and Sweden. We value our client relationships and are committed to learning and furthering the business, as well as legal goals, of each company we work with.

We strive at every level to develop beneficial relationships built on trust and mutual respect. We partner with the senior executives and internal counsel of our corporate clients, integrating and sharing tasks as appropriate. We take pride in the fact that clients who hire us once, typically hire us again. Our success is measured by the results we achieve on behalf of our clients, and we commit ourselves, without reservation, to the overriding objective of client satisfaction.

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP is committed to equal employment opportunity for all persons, regardless of race, color, religion, sex or gender, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

*Please do not include your Date of Birth or Social Security Number in your application documents.

Labor and Employment Associate - ATL

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton is seeking an associate attorney with at least three years of labor and employment experience to work in the Atlanta office. Candidates must have class/collective action and FLSA experience.  Traditional labor experience is also a benefit....

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton is seeking an associate attorney with at least three years of labor and employment experience to work in the Atlanta office. Candidates must have class/collective action and FLSA experience.  Traditional labor experience is also a benefit.  Interested candidates must be willing to develop such experience after being hired by working on union campaigns, labor arbitrations, and other traditional labor matters. Our national practice provides the opportunity to represent clients throughout the country and to be a part of a vibrant growth-oriented team. We are looking for individuals with strong academic credentials, solid experience in the labor/employment area, a willingness to travel, and a desire to do interesting work. The position has a 1,950 billable hour requirement (which can include up to 50 hours of pro bono work).

Kilpatrick Townsend is a full-service, international law firm with more than 600 attorneys who work with forward-thinking clients in established and emerging industries to solve their most business-critical matters.

Kilpatrick Townsend attorneys are fully engaged in the success of the firm's clients. We deliver results-oriented counsel for corporations at all stages of the growth cycle, from the challenging demands of financial transactions and securities to the disciplines of intellectual property management. A close collaboration between the firm's practice areas ensures that we are well-positioned to serve all of our clients' needs.

We serve clients around the world from offices in California, Colorado, District of Columbia, Georgia, New York, North Carolina, Texas, Washington, China, Japan, and Sweden. We value our client relationships and are committed to learning and furthering the business, as well as legal goals, of each company we work with.

We strive at every level to develop beneficial relationships built on trust and mutual respect. We partner with the senior executives and internal counsel of our corporate clients, integrating and sharing tasks as appropriate. We take pride in the fact that clients who hire us once, typically hire us again. Our success is measured by the results we achieve on behalf of our clients, and we commit ourselves, without reservation, to the overriding objective of client satisfaction.

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP is committed to equal employment opportunity for all persons, regardless of race, color, religion, sex or gender, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

*Please do not include your Date of Birth or Social Security Number in your application documents.

Mergers, Acquisitions & Securities Associate

Kilpatrick Townsend’s Winston-Salem office is seeking an associate with at least 3 years of relevant transactional experience, preferably in a large law firm. The associate should have experience in M&A transactions. Desired skill sets include: the ability to support others on...

Kilpatrick Townsend’s Winston-Salem office is seeking an associate with at least 3 years of relevant transactional experience, preferably in a large law firm. The associate should have experience in M&A transactions. Desired skill sets include: the ability to support others on a wide variety of deals—particularly M&A and private equity deals; the ability to draft M&A transaction documents; experience with corporate due diligence projects; the ability to manage complex transactions to closing; and familiarity with corporate governance principles. All applicants should have superior academic credentials.

Kilpatrick Townsend is a full-service, international law firm with more than 600 attorneys who work with forward-thinking clients in established and emerging industries to solve their most business-critical matters.

Kilpatrick Townsend attorneys are fully engaged in the success of the firm's clients. We deliver results-oriented counsel for corporations at all stages of the growth cycle, from the challenging demands of financial transactions and securities to the disciplines of intellectual property management. A close collaboration between the firm's practice areas ensures that we are well-positioned to serve all of our clients' needs.

We serve clients around the world from offices in California, Colorado, District of Columbia, Georgia, New York, North Carolina, Texas, Washington, China, Japan, and Sweden. We value our client relationships and are committed to learning and furthering the business, as well as legal goals, of each company we work with.

We strive at every level to develop beneficial relationships built on trust and mutual respect. We partner with the senior executives and internal counsel of our corporate clients, integrating and sharing tasks as appropriate. We take pride in the fact that clients who hire us once, typically hire us again. Our success is measured by the results we achieve on behalf of our clients, and we commit ourselves, without reservation, to the overriding objective of client satisfaction.

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP is committed to equal employment opportunity for all persons, regardless of race, color, religion, sex or gender, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

*Please do not include your Date of Birth or Social Security Number in your application documents.

Patent Agent/Technical Writer (Winston-Salem)

Kilpatrick Townsend’s Patent Prosecution team seeks a full-time USPTO-registered patent prosecution Patent Agent with at least 2 years of relevant experience in patent preparation and prosecution. Aptitude for portfolio development and client counseling is a plus. Applicant must have a...

Kilpatrick Townsend’s Patent Prosecution team seeks a full-time USPTO-registered patent prosecution Patent Agent with at least 2 years of relevant experience in patent preparation and prosecution. Aptitude for portfolio development and client counseling is a plus. Applicant must have a USPTO Reg. No. and possess a degree(s) in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Physics or a related field. Applicant must be detail oriented and have strong written and verbal skills. Ideal candidate would be proficient in technical writing. Transcripts and patent related writing samples will be requested.

Kilpatrick Townsend is a full-service, international law firm with more than 600 attorneys who work with forward-thinking clients in established and emerging industries to solve their most business-critical matters.

Kilpatrick Townsend attorneys are fully engaged in the success of the firm's clients. We deliver results-oriented counsel for corporations at all stages of the growth cycle, from the challenging demands of financial transactions and securities to the disciplines of intellectual property management. A close collaboration between the firm's practice areas ensures that we are well-positioned to serve all of our clients' needs.

We serve clients around the world from offices in California, Colorado, District of Columbia, Georgia, New York, North Carolina, Texas, Washington, China, Japan, and Sweden. We value our client relationships and are committed to learning and furthering the business, as well as legal goals, of each company we work with.

We strive at every level to develop beneficial relationships built on trust and mutual respect. We partner with the senior executives and internal counsel of our corporate clients, integrating and sharing tasks as appropriate. We take pride in the fact that clients who hire us once, typically hire us again. Our success is measured by the results we achieve on behalf of our clients, and we commit ourselves, without reservation, to the overriding objective of client satisfaction.

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP is committed to equal employment opportunity for all persons, regardless of race, color, religion, sex or gender, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

*Please do not include your Date of Birth or Social Security Number in your application documents.

Patent Engineer (Winston-Salem)

Kilpatrick Townsend’s Patent Prosecution team seeks a Patent Engineer with a degree(s) in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, or a related field. Applicant must be detail oriented and have strong written and verbal skills. Proficiency in...

Kilpatrick Townsend’s Patent Prosecution team seeks a Patent Engineer with a degree(s) in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, or a related field. Applicant must be detail oriented and have strong written and verbal skills. Proficiency in technical writing is a plus. Transcripts and writing samples will be requested. An exciting opportunity to be exposed to cutting-edge technology in a wide array of technical fields. Ideal for an enthusiastic engineer with accomplished writing skills, and an interest in being at the forefront of intellectual property law.

A Patent Engineer is a professional that will help prepare patent applications and responses to Office Actions from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Patent engineers work towards certification as Patent Agents that are licensed to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Starting salaries are competitive with other industries.

Kilpatrick Townsend is a full-service, international law firm with more than 600 attorneys who work with forward-thinking clients in established and emerging industries to solve their most business-critical matters.

Kilpatrick Townsend attorneys are fully engaged in the success of the firm's clients. We deliver results-oriented counsel for corporations at all stages of the growth cycle, from the challenging demands of financial transactions and securities to the disciplines of intellectual property management. A close collaboration between the firm's practice areas ensures that we are well-positioned to serve all of our clients' needs.

We serve clients around the world from offices in California, Colorado, District of Columbia, Georgia, New York, North Carolina, Texas, Washington, China, Japan, and Sweden. We value our client relationships and are committed to learning and furthering the business, as well as legal goals, of each company we work with.

We strive at every level to develop beneficial relationships built on trust and mutual respect. We partner with the senior executives and internal counsel of our corporate clients, integrating and sharing tasks as appropriate. We take pride in the fact that clients who hire us once, typically hire us again. Our success is measured by the results we achieve on behalf of our clients, and we commit ourselves, without reservation, to the overriding objective of client satisfaction.

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP is committed to equal employment opportunity for all persons, regardless of race, color, religion, sex or gender, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

*Please do not include your Date of Birth or Social Security Number in your application documents.