13 days old

Corporate Transactional Associate

Manitowoc, Wisconsin 54220
  • Job Type
    Law Firm Associate
  • Job Status
    Full Time

Michael Best is seeking a junior Associate that has a strong desire to focus on a Corporate, Commercial and Transactional practice in Manitowoc, WI. This position would focus primarily on commercial contracts and general business law, with some M&A and real estate matters as well. We offer a supportive professional and collegial environment with all of the resources available at a national law firm. This attorney will collaborate with a wide variety of clients and have the ability to grow their legal competencies extensively, while working alongside skilled colleagues. 


Hiring Criteria:

This position is open to an attorney with 1-5 years of experience, and also 2018 graduates who would start with the Firm as soon as possible, but no later than June 1, 2018.  We seek students in the top 50% of their class with a required minimum 3.0 law school GPA.  Our ideal candidate has a demonstrated interest in commercial contracts and corporate work. Preference will be given to candidates with a business, accounting or tax background, and candidates with connections to Manitowoc and/or Eastern Wisconsin are encouraged to apply.  We are seeking a person with strong reading comprehension and writing skills, strong organizational skills and work ethic, and a sincere desire to aggressively pursue business development opportunities and high-level practice skills.
Our Manitowoc Office offers a comfortable and professional setting. We seek to create a team atmosphere with a shared vision of partnering with our clients to provide exceptional legal and business results. Michael Best provides excellent development and growth opportunities. Relocation assistance may be available.


  • Commercial Contracts
  • Mergers and Acquisitions


Businesses need more from a law firm than skilled advice and representation alone — they need a long-term strategic partner like Michael Best.

Michael Best is a full service firm with more than 230 lawyers nation-wide who provide our clients with the exceptional legal service and business acumen that have defined our firm for generations. Our practice is broadly organized into the following areas, each with its own sub-practices: Banking & Financial Services; Corporate & Transactional; Energy Law; Environmental & Natural Resources; Government Relations & Public Policy; Intellectual Property; Labor & Employment Relations; Litigation; Real Estate; and Tax.

We serve regional, national, and international corporations, as well as municipalities, trade associations, nonprofits, family trusts, and individuals. Our clients range in size from small start-up ventures to global Fortune 500 companies, in many different industries. Michael Best has a long history of serving clients in the consumer and industrial products sectors. As those sectors evolve, our practice has grown to encompass a diverse range of technology and software clients.

Additionally, we have deep experience in a number of industries that are subject to unique regulatory schemes or rapidly changing market conditions, such as: Agribusiness; Energy; Food & Beverage; Higher Education; and Life Sciences.



Michael Best is steadfastly committed to providing equal employment opportunity and maintaining a workplace for employees and applicants for employment that is free from discrimination based upon age, race, religion, color, disability, marital status, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, veteran or military status, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, please contact Human Resources at 414.271.6560 or humanresources@michaelbest.com to let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.

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