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Construction Litigation Associate Attorney - Midlevel

Chicago, IL 60602
Job Description: The Chicago office of Perkins Coie LLP is seeking an associate to support its nationally recognized construction law practice. To be considered, candidates must have at least 2 years of construction law or equivalent experience. The groups core practice areas are counseling, dispute resolution, and contract drafting and negotiation. Experience in preparing and negotiating construction contracts, change orders, and other construction-related agreements is beneficial, as the position will also include transactional work. Successful candidates will have experience litigating all types of construction disputes, including delay and disruption claims, payment disputes such as mechanics lien, bond, and stop notice claims, and breach of contract claims. Excellent academic credentials, strong references and superb written and oral communication skills are required. Prior AmLaw 100 and judicial clerkship experience preferred; IL Bar membership is required. Transactional real estate experience will be considered. To apply, please attach your cover letter, resume, writing sample, and law school transcript. Perkins Coie LLP is a leading international law firm and has been listed on Fortunes Best Places to Work for 19 consecutive years. Weve created a dynamic firm culture that is based on collaboration, dedication to serving our clients, and mutual respect. We are regularly recognized for our leadership on diversity and inclusion in the legal industry and our dedication to creating a workplace culture where all employees have the opportunity to grow and reach their full potential.
Posted: 2022-03-23 Expires: 2022-10-22

Perkins Coie understands your career is about choices, not trade-offs. Named one of the country's "100 Best Places to Work For" by FORTUNE magazine for 13 consecutive years, we provide an exceptional foundation on which to continue or expand your practice. During the past three years, we have hired more than 200 lateral attorneys firmwide at all experience levels. Our attorneys have broad and diverse backgrounds both within and outside the practice of law. By focusing on outstanding client service, superior legal work and generous pro bono and community involvement opportunities, we're dedicated to providing an atmosphere that encourages you to pursue your definition of success--both inside and outside the office.

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Construction Litigation Associate Attorney - Midlevel

Perkins Coie LLP
Chicago, IL 60602

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