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Associate --- Litigation --- New York or Atlanta

Associate Litigation New York or Atlanta

Job Description:

McDermott Will & Emery LLP has been recognized as the Top Firm to Work For in both The American Lawyer and Vault 2022 rankings. Thats because we put your career on the fast track from day one, helping you hone your legal skills through meaningful work and powerful mentorship. As part of our ongoing commitment to be #AlwaysBetter for our people, clients and communities, we have created a culture of belonging that champions your individuality and authenticity as both a person and a lawyer. From our top-rated summer program to our award-winning professional development offerings and industry-leading wellness initiatives, we support you through every stage of your life and careerso you can live a life you love both in and outside of the office.

McDermott is seeking a 3rd – 6th year Associate for our Litigation Practice Group in our New York or Atlanta office.

Applications should be submitted online through our web apply portal.  Questions can be directed to Amanda Ryan, Lateral Associate Recruiting Manager, at

Job Requirements:

  • Must be barred and in good standing in the state in which you practice
  • Must have outstanding academic credentials from a top-tier school and strong writing skills
  • Some general litigation experience with particular experience in construction disputes and international arbitration – the majority of the work in this group are construction litigation matters.
  • Judicial Clerks are encouraged to apply

Expected Pay Range for Associates: 2023/2022 Class Compensation Years: $215,000

     2021 Class Compensation Years: $225,000

     2020 Class Compensation Years: $250,000

     2019 Class Compensation Years: $295,000

     2018 Class Compensation Years: $345,000

     2017 Class Compensation Years: $370,000

     2016 Class Compensation Years: $400,000

     2015 and more senior class compensation years: $415,000

 McDermott Will & Emery LLP is an Equal Opportunity Employer and an Affirmative Action Employer(Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran).