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Labor & Employment Associate

San Antonio, Texas 78225
  • Job Type
    Law Firm Associate
  • Job Status
    Full Time

Position Summary:

We have an opportunity in our San Antonio office for an attorney to assume an important role in employment litigation and traditional labor matters, including direct contact with client representatives and opposing counsel. We provide our associates with multiple writing, publishing and speaking opportunities.

We are not working with outside recruiters for this position.


  • Juris Doctor. Qualified candidates must be and remain licensed to practice law and in good standing in the State of Texas. During employment, must meet requirements for continuing licensure for law practice.
  • Candidates must have four to seven years of experience, a substantial component of which should be in the area of employment litigation defense.
  • Employment counseling and training experience preferred.
  • Experience taking/defending depositions and representing clients before state and federal agencies in administrative investigations is a plus.
  • Excellent analytical and writing skills are required.
  • Federal clerkship is a plus.





Ogletree Deakins offers a robust suite of benefits for our attorneys including: comprehensive training and development programs including an annual firm-wide Attorney Retreat, CLE and bar admission expense reimbursement, several competitive annual bonus programs, 401(k) plan, affordable health and life insurance including dental and vision coverage, flexible spending accounts to help offset the cost of dependent care and/or health care expenses, Teladoc to provide 24/7 access to a doctor by phone or online video, employee assistance program, back-up childcare program and a paid parental leave on-ramping program.

Contact Information:


To apply for this position, please submit your resume, cover letter and law school transcript through the "APPLY NOW" button at the top of the page. If you have any questions about this opportunity, please reach out to Whitney Dickey at whitney.dickey@ogletreedeakins.com with “San Antonio Associate” in the subject line.

To learn more about what it’s like to work at Ogletree Deakins and to keep up to date with all of our opportunities, follow us on Twitter @JobsAtOgletree and visit our LinkedIn Life Page.

Firm Overview:


Ogletree Deakins is one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management in all types of employment-related legal matters. The firm has 850 lawyers located in 53 offices across the United States, Canada, Europe and Mexico. OOgletree Deakins has been named a “Law Firm of the Year” for eight consecutive years by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms”.  In 2019, the publication named Ogletree Deakins its “Law Firm of the Year” in the Employment Law category. In addition to handling labor and employment law matters, the firm has thriving practices focused on business immigration, employee benefits, and workplace safety and health law. Ogletree Deakins represents a diverse range of clients, from small businesses to Fortune 50 companies.


We are fully committed to the importance of diversity within the legal profession, as well as all workplace environments and strongly encourage the interest of diverse candidates in the firm. 


Equal Opportunity Employer.


Posted: 2018-11-08 Expires: 2018-12-08

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Labor & Employment Associate

Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
San Antonio, Texas 78225

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