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Current Attorney Job Openings
Portland, Oregon Office
Stoel Rives LLP is looking for an associate to join its Litigation Practice Group in Portland. The ideal candidate has 1-3 years of litigation experience. Excellent academic credentials, writing skills and interpersonal skills are required. Judicial clerkship experience is a plus. Membership in the Oregon bar is strongly preferred. Principals only. Please, no recruiters.
Real Estate Partner or Of Counsel
The Portland office seeks a real estate partner or of counsel with 8 plus years of experience to join our dynamic Real Estate, Land Use, and Construction practice. The successful candidate will possess significant transactional real estate law experience leading complex transactions. Candidate must be interested in and committed to attracting and growing real estate work regionally, particularly in Oregon, as part of a collaborative, multi-state, multi-discipline team.
Salt Lake City, Utah Office
The Salt Lake City office of Stoel Rives LLP seeks an associate attorney with 3-5 years of experience to join the firmís Corporate, Securities and Finance practice group. Law firm experience in securities, mergers and acquisitions, and general corporate and other business entity work desired. Strong academic credentials, writing skills and interpersonal skills are required.
EE Patent Prosecution Associate
Stoel Rives LLP, a full service regional law firm, seeks an associate attorney with 2-5 years of experience to join our patent prosecution group, part of the Technology and Intellectual Property practice in the firmís Salt Lake City, Utah, office. The Stoel Rives Technology & Intellectual Property Practice Group is a multidisciplinary group that includes talented professionals with experience in business, litigation, and technical matters. An undergraduate degree in electrical engineering is required. Excellent academic record, strong interpersonal skills and USPTO registration is also required.
Intellectual Property Associate
The Salt Lake City office of Stoel Rives LLP is seeking an associate attorney with 2-3 years of experience to join the firmís Technology & Intellectual Property practice group with a focus on trademark prosecution and enforcement, franchising, technology licensing and other IP transactions. Strong academic credentials, writing skills and interpersonal skills are required. Membership in the Utah State Bar is preferred.
Lateral Litigation Attorney
Stoel Rives LLP is looking for a mid-level attorney to join its Litigation Practice Group. The ideal candidate would have 2-5 years of strong commercial litigation experience. Strong academic credentials, writing skills and interpersonal skills are required. Judicial experience is a plus. Membership in the Utah State Bar is preferred. Principals only. Please, no recruiters.
Seattle, Washington Office
Stoel Rives LLP provides strategic counsel to private and emerging companies. Stoel Rives is seeking an associate attorney to join its Corporate Practice Group in the Seattle Office focusing on complex private securities offerings, M&A, general commercial finance, project finance and general business transactions. The ideal candidate will have 1 - 4 years of experience in these areas. Strong academic credentials, writing skills and interpersonal skills are required.
Employee Benefits Associate
Stoel Rives LLP is seeking an associate with 3 to 5 years of experience to join the employee benefits group in Seattle. In addition to strong academic credentials, client service skills and excellent writing ability, candidates must have experience with 401(k) and qualified retirement plans and welfare benefit plans. Familiarity with health care reform issues is a plus. Membership in the Washington Bar is preferred.