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Current Attorney Opportunities

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For general inquiries regarding associate or lateral positions, please contact legalrecruiting@thompsoncoburn.com or submit an application.

Commercial Finance Associate – Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, or St. Louis

Thompson Coburn is seeking a mid-level associate with a minimum four years of commercial finance transactional experience to be located in one of the following locations: Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, or St. Louis. Qualified candidates will have knowledge of UCC Article 9, and experience in one or more of the following areas of financing: asset-based (ABL), syndicated, leveraged, motor vehicle, acquisition, agriculture, maritime, real estate, or UCC article 2A (equipment leasing). Additional background with general corporate matters such as board resolutions, articles, bylaws, minutes and business contracts is a plus.

Candidates must have exceptional academic achievement, excellent analytical and writing skills, a client-focused mentality, and ability to function both independently and within a collaborative team.

To apply for this position, click here to submit a cover letter, resume, transcripts and writing sample. This position is not open to recruiting agencies.

Litigation/Bankruptcy Associate - Dallas

Thompson Coburn is seeking an associate with 2-3 years of litigation experience; knowledge of bankruptcy is a plus. We are seeking candidates with exceptional research, analytical, and writing skills in addition to a detail-oriented mindset.

Candidates must have strong academic achievement and the ability to function both independently and within a team environment.  Preference will be given to candidates with an understanding of and educational background in accounting and finance.

To apply for this position, click here to submit a cover letter, resume, transcripts and writing sample. This position is not open to recruiting agencies.

Litigation Staff Attorneys – St. Louis

Thompson Coburn is seeking staff attorneys with at least three years of litigation experience, including the independent handling of all aspects of a case file, from drafting pleadings to written discovery and depositions, and courtroom appearances.  Some trial experience preferred, but not required.

To apply for this position, click here to submit a cover letter, resume, transcripts and writing sample. These positions are not open to recruiting agencies.

Real Estate Associate – Chicago

Thompson Coburn is seeking an associate with 1-3 years of experience to join its real estate practice. Prior experience in commercial real estate and zoning laws is a plus. 

The successful candidate will be an outgoing, collaborative, team-oriented and organized self-starter who can quickly take an active role in the documentation and closing of transactions. In addition, the candidate will be expected to work closely with all transaction parties, including banks and other financial institutions, private equity firms, state and local governments, and their respective counsel.

To apply for this position, click here to submit a cover letter, resume, transcripts and writing sample.

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