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Positions currently available are listed below by office location. Please submit a cover letter, resume and a copy of your law school transcript via our online application referencing the requisition number listed in the job posting below. Inquiries should be emailed to the attention of the recruiting contact listed for the office to which you are applying.

NOTICE TO LEGAL SEARCH FIRMS: Legal search firms that wish to present candidates to McGuireWoods LLP must do so through the appropriate Recruiting Contact. Search firms that (1) do not introduce a candidate through the appropriate Recruiting Contact, and/or (2) submit a candidate’s résumé for which there is no position listed below, will not be recognized by McGuireWoods for purposes of “ownership” of the candidate. If you have a candidate who does not fit any of the profiles below, but you wish to approach us about a possible interest in that person, the candidate’s identity should not be released until approval has been given by the Recruiting Contact. However, you will not be entitled to receive any compensation as a result of a decision by McGuireWoods to offer employment to any such candidate unless our Fee Agreement is in place between our law firm and your search firm, and then only on the terms, and subject to the conditions, contained in our Fee Agreement.

Updated: 12/11/2018

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Atlanta

CONTACT:
Meredith Marks for more information.
Complex Commercial Litigation Associate
The Atlanta office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate with 3 - 5 years’ experience for the Complex Commercial Litigation Department. Ideal candidate will have experience in financial services matters. Georgia bar is required. Must have strong academic credentials, excellent writing and interpersonal skills, be well-organized and have good negotiation skills. Please submit cover letter, resume and law school transcript. Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager. All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted. Please reference Req # 1239.
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Corporate Partner/Group
The Atlanta office of McGuireWoods seeks a partner or group (at least two partners) with experience in general corporate, M&A and securities. Partner candidates must have portable business. Georgia Bar required. Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager. All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted.
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Financial Services Litigation Staff Attorney
The Atlanta office of McGuireWoods seeks a staff attorney for the Financial Services Litigation Department. Qualified candidates will have 3+ years of experience in Litigation for a position involving mortgage-related disputes and general litigation. Georgia bar is required. Candidate must have strong academic credentials, excellent writing and interpersonal skills, be well-organized (responsible for handling a large volume of cases) and have good negotiation skills. Please submit cover letter, resume and law school transcript. Disclaimer: At this time, McGuireWoods will not be accepting applicants submitted through search firms or headhunters for this position. All qualified candidates must submit their own applications for consideration. Please reference Req # 1242.
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Real Estate Associate
The Atlanta office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate for the Real Estate Department. Qualified candidates will have 2 – 6 years of experience. The ideal candidate must have deal expertise in commercial acquisitions (including title and survey review) and dispositions, leasing, real estate debt, equity and/or capital markets transactions. Top academic credentials, drafting and communication skills required. This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic, fast paced, national real estate practice group working on a wide range of sophisticated commercial real estate transactions. Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager. All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted. Please reference Req # 1217.
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Transactional Associate
The Atlanta office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate with 3-5 years of transactional experience for its technology and outsourcing practice. Candidates must have a demonstrated capability in information technology issues and developments, and have an interest in being part of a specialized and fast-paced practice supporting business uses of technology. Transactional experience in general corporate, corporate finance, and/or information technology transactions is required. Specific background in information technology, outsourcing or cloud services is a strong plus as is experience with other strategic supply chain transactions. In addition, the candidate must be a proven self-starter willing to take on a good deal of responsibility, with strong academic and work experience. Disclaimer: At this time, McGuireWoods will not be accepting applicants submitted through search firms or headhunters for this position. All qualified candidates must submit their own applications for consideration. Please reference Req # 1236.
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Baltimore

CONTACT:
Jane Dunton for more information.
Corporate Associate
The Baltimore office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate for the M&A, Energy & Private Equity Transactions department. Qualified candidates will have 1 – 5 years of experience in M&A and corporate transactions preferably within a sophisticated law firm environment. Must have a strong academic record, excellent writing and oral communication skills.  Please submit cover letter, resume and law school transcript.  If applying directly, please reference req. # 1383.   Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager. All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted.
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Charlotte

CONTACT:
Tamara Fairhurst for more information.
E-Discovery Staff Attorney
The Charlotte office of McGuireWoods seeks an E-Discovery Staff Attorney with 2+ years of litigation experience and 2+ years of e-discovery experience. Manage discovery start to finish from preservation through review and production and creation of privilege logs. Tasks include advising the client on preservation issues and assisting with the implementation of the hold; interviewing witnesses to assess the scope and volume of documents to collect; evaluating discovery requests and objections to those requests; working with the case team to determine the proper and proportional scope of discovery; and managing the collection, review and production of documents. Keep the case team abreast of progress during discovery operations, report on work that has been accomplished, work remaining and estimated costs and timetables for completion. Help determine, document and execute project planning, scheduling and technical requirements. Work with the case team, the client, Litigation Support, document review services and vendors, to define the project’s budges, goals and objectives and develop a plan for achieving these tasks. Must understand the substantive aspects of the litigation and have practical experience managing large e-discovery projects. Must also have substantial experience with Relativity and know how to work in the tool, perform searches, etc. Take ownership for this process, shepherding the project through the planning, collection, processing, review and production, including the ultimate use of productions in depositions, motions practice and trial. Assist the case team in developing the facts of the case, interviewing witnesses and transferring this information to the document review team. Will be flexible and able to adapt to the unexpected, navigate difficult deadlines and manage the many internal and external participants in the process. Must be licensed to practice law in North Carolina. Experience with Relativity and other review platforms expected. Significant experience managing e-discovery projects a plus. Please submit cover letter, resume and transcript. Disclaimer: At this time, McGuireWoods will not be accepting applicants submitted through search firms or headhunters for this position. All qualified candidates must submit their own applications for consideration. Please reference Req # 1391.
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Financial Services Litigation Staff Attorney
The Charlotte office of McGuireWoods seeks a staff attorney for the Financial Services Litigation Department. Qualified candidates will have 3+ years of experience in Litigation for a position involving mortgage-related disputes and general litigation. North Carolina bar is required. Candidate must have strong academic credentials, excellent writing and interpersonal skills, be well-organized (responsible for handling a large volume of cases) and have good negotiation skills. Please submit cover letter, resume and law school transcript.  Disclaimer: At this time, McGuireWoods will not be accepting applicants submitted through search firms or headhunters for this position. All qualified candidates must submit their own applications for consideration. Please reference Req # 1382.
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Healthcare Associate
The Charlotte office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate for the Healthcare Department. Qualified candidates will have 2 – 7 years of regulatory or healthcare transactional experience. Prior employment in a sophisticated law firm environment and transactional healthcare experience in particular is favored. Excellent academic credentials and solid writing skills are required. Please submit cover letter, resume and law school transcript. Disclaimer: At this time, McGuireWoods will not be accepting applicants submitted through search firms or headhunters for this position. All qualified candidates must submit their own applications for consideration. Please reference Req #1327.
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Labor & Employment Associate
The Charlotte office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate for the Labor & Employment Department. Qualified candidates will have 1 - 3 years of experience. The ideal candidate will have experience drafting pleadings, conducting legal research, appearing in court and preparing for and/or taking depositions. Candidates must possess strong academic credentials as well as strong organization, writing and communication skills. Please submit cover letter, resume, law school transcript and writing sample. Disclaimer: At this time, McGuireWoods will not be accepting applicants submitted through search firms or headhunters for this position. All qualified candidates must submit their own applications for consideration. Please reference Req # 1350.
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M&A, Energy & Private Equity Associate
The Charlotte office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate to join its M&A and Private Equity practice. Qualified candidates will have 4-5 years of experience in mergers and acquisitions, finance and general corporate matters, preferably with a large or mid-sized law firm. Candidates should also possess the ability to interact with and advise business people and lead deal teams and transactions from inception through closing. Please submit cover letter, resume and transcript. Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager. All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted. Please reference Req #1316.
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Private Wealth Associate
The Charlotte office of McGuireWoods seeks a 3rd – 5th year associate to join its Private Wealth Services team. Qualified candidates should have commensurate experience in estate administration, sophisticated estate planning, as well as business and income tax matters. Excellent academic credentials and solid law firm work experience, including client interaction, are preferred. Please submit cover letter, resume and law school transcript. Disclaimer: At this time, McGuireWoods will not be accepting applicants submitted through search firms or headhunters for this position. All qualified candidates must submit their own applications for consideration. Please reference Req. #1346.
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Real Estate Associate
The Charlotte office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate for the Real Estate Department.  Qualified candidates will have 4 - 8 years of experience. The ideal candidate must have deal expertise in negotiating commercial acquisitions and dispositions, leasing, real estate debt, equity and/or capital markets transactions, as well handling title and survey review.  Top academic credentials, drafting and communication skills required.  This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic, fast paced, national real estate practice group working on wide range of sophisticated commercial real estate transactions.  Please submit cover letter, resume and transcript. Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager. All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted.  Please reference Req # 1348.
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Restructuring and Insolvency Associate
The Charlotte office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate to join its Restructuring and Insolvency Department. Qualified candidates will have 3 - 5 years experience in business bankruptcy litigation, restructuring, or closely related litigation such as complex commercial or financial litigation. Federal circuit court, district court, or bankruptcy clerkships are a significant plus. Excellent academics and writing skills required. North Carolina bar license also required within first 12 months. Please submit cover letter, resume, law school transcript and writing sample. Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager. All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted. Please reference Req #1390.
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Transactional Associate
The Charlotte office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate with 3-5 years of transactional experience for its technology and outsourcing practice. Candidates must have a demonstrated capability in information technology issues and developments, and have an interest in being part of a specialized and fast-paced practice supporting business uses of technology. Transactional experience in general corporate, corporate finance, and/or information technology transactions is required. Specific background in information technology, outsourcing or cloud services is a strong plus as is experience with other strategic supply chain transactions. In addition, the candidate must be a proven self-starter willing to take on a good deal of responsibility, with strong academic and work experience. Disclaimer: At this time, McGuireWoods will not be accepting applicants submitted through search firms or headhunters for this position. All qualified candidates must submit their own applications for consideration. Please reference Req # 1340.
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Charlottesville

CONTACT:
Jane Dunton for more information.
Real Estate Staff Attorney
The McGuireWoods Charlottesville office seeks an attorney for the Real Estate Department. Qualified candidates will have a minimum of 3 years’ experience handling all aspects of real estate transactions, including commercial transactions. The ideal candidate must have deal expertise with purchase and sale agreements, financing transactions, title and survey review, leasing and closing document preparation. Drafting and communication skills are required. This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic, fast-paced, national real estate practice group working on a wide range of sophisticated commercial real estate transactions. Disclaimer: At this time, McGuireWoods will not be accepting applicants submitted through search firms or headhunters for this position. All qualified candidates must submit their own applications for consideration. Please reference Req #1349.
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Chicago

CONTACT:
Joel Shulman for more information.
Complex Commercial or Securities Litigation Partner or Group
The Chicago office of McGuireWoods seeks a complex commercial or securities litigation partner or group. The ideal candidate will be a courtroom litigator (or group) with experience in complex commercial or securities litigation matters, primarily in federal court. Individual candidates must have portable business of at least $2 million. Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to the Recruiting Manager. All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will not be accepted.
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Debt Finance Associate
The Chicago office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate to join the Debt Finance department. Qualified candidates will have 3 – 5 years of corporate transactional experience. The position will involve syndicated credit facilities, secured and unsecured senior debt, acquisition financing, real estate financing, mezzanine debt and intercreditor matters. Candidates must have superior academic credentials and excellent writing skills. Applicants with debt finance experience, business experience in financial transactions or accounting matters will be preferred. Please submit cover letter (Reference Job Req. #1338), resume and law school transcript. Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager. Please reference Job Req #1338. All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted.
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Government Invest. & White Collar Litigation Associate
The Chicago office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate to join the Government Investigations & White Collar Litigation Department. Qualified candidates will have 4-6 years of litigation experience that includes, at least in part, some internal review, regulatory or governmental investigations experience. Experience in the financial services industry and candidates who have served as judicial law clerks would be considered a plus. Strong writing and research skills, excellent academic credentials and admission to the Illinois bar are required.  Please submit cover letter (Reference Job Req. #1394), resume, law school transcript and writing sample. Disclaimer: At this time, McGuireWoods will not be accepting applicants submitted through search firms or headhunters for this position. All qualified candidates must submit their own applications for consideration.
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Healthcare Associate
The Chicago office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate for the Healthcare Department. Qualified candidates will have 4-7 years of regulatory or healthcare transactional experience.  Prior employment in a sophisticated law firm environment and transactional healthcare experience in particular is favored. Excellent academic credentials and solid writing skills are required. Please submit cover letter (Reference Job Req #1194), resume and law school transcript.  Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager. Please reference Job Req #1194.  All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted.
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Healthcare Private Equity Associate
The Chicago office of McGuireWoods seeks a Healthcare Private Equity Associate. Qualified candidates will have 4-6 years of general corporate experience with a strong background in mergers and acquisitions, finance and private equity. Prior employment in a sophisticated law firm environment is favored. Previous healthcare private equity experience is considered helpful but not required. Candidates should also possess the ability to interact with and advise business people and lead deal teams and transactions from inception through closing. Please submit cover letter (Reference Job Req #1253), resume and law school transcript. Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to the Recruiting Manager. Please reference Job Req #1253. All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted.
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Private Equity Junior Partner / Senior Associate / Counsel
The Chicago office of McGuireWoods seeks a junior partner or senior associate/counsel for its Private Equity transactions practice.  Portable business is not required.  Qualified candidates will have 8+ years of private equity and mergers and acquisitions transactions experience, preferably with a sophisticated national law firm.  Candidates should also possess the ability to interact with and advise clients and lead deal teams on transactions from inception through closing.  Please submit cover letter (Reference Job Req 1212), resume and transcript.  Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager.  All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted.
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Project Finance Counsel/Partner
The Chicago office of McGuireWoods seeks a counsel/junior partner with 10 to 15 years of experience in the project finance sector, with an emphasis on the power sector (including renewable energy). Experience should include managing and running project finance and/or tax equity financings, drafting credit agreements, depositary agreements, third party consents and related ancillary financing documents, as well as experience is drafting, evaluating and negotiating project contracts such as power purchase agreements, balance of plant agreements, turbine supply agreements, solar equipment supply agreements, operating and maintenance agreements, energy management agreements and other project contracts customarily associated with wind, solar and other power developments. Please submit cover letter (Reference Job Req. #1255 for counsel or Job Req. #1258 for partner), resume, law school transcript and writing sample. Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to the Recruiting Manager. Please reference Job Req. #1255 for counsel or Job Req. #1258 for partner. All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted.
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Restructuring and Insolvency Associate
The Chicago office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate to join its Restructuring and Insolvency Department. Qualified candidates will have 3 - 5 years experience in business bankruptcy litigation, restructuring, or closely related litigation such as complex commercial or financial litigation. Federal circuit court, district court, or bankruptcy clerkships are a significant plus. Excellent academics and writing skills required. Illinois bar license also required within first 12 months. Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager. All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted. Please reference Req # 1356.
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Transactional Associate
The Chicago office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate with 3-5 years of transactional experience for its technology and outsourcing practice. Candidates must have a demonstrated capability in information technology issues and developments, and have an interest in being part of a specialized and fast-paced practice supporting business uses of technology. Transactional experience in general corporate, corporate finance, and/or information technology transactions is required. Specific background in information technology, outsourcing or cloud services is a strong plus as is experience with other strategic supply chain transactions. In addition, the candidate must be a proven self-starter willing to take on a good deal of responsibility, with strong academic and work experience. Please submit cover letter (Reference Job Req. #1341), resume and law school transcript.  Disclaimer: At this time, McGuireWoods will not be accepting applicants submitted through search firms or headhunters for this position. All qualified candidates must submit their own applications for consideration.
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Dallas

CONTACT:
Tamara Fairhurst for more information.
Debt Finance Associate or Counsel
The Dallas office of McGuireWoods seeks a 4th to 8th year associate or counsel to join the Debt Finance Department.  Preferred candidates will have senior secured, mezzanine, second lien and/or syndicated finance experience, as well as excellent academic credentials and solid law firm work experience.  Please submit cover letter (Reference Job Req. #1386), resume and transcript.  Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager.  All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted.
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Financial Services Litigation Staff Attorney
The Dallas office of McGuireWoods seeks a staff attorney for the Financial Services Litigation Department. Qualified candidates will have 3+ years of experience in Litigation for a position involving mortgage-related disputes and general litigation. Texas bar is required. Candidate must have strong academic credentials, excellent writing and interpersonal skills, be well-organized (responsible for handling a large volume of cases) and have good negotiation skills. Please submit cover letter, resume and law school transcript. Disclaimer: At this time, McGuireWoods will not be accepting applicants submitted through search firms or headhunters for this position. All qualified candidates must submit their own applications for consideration. Please reference Req # 1355.
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Healthcare Associate or Counsel
The Dallas office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate or counsel position for the Healthcare Department. Qualified candidates will have 2 - 7 years of healthcare transactional or regulatory experience. Prior employment in a sophisticated law firm environment and transactional healthcare experience in particular is favored. Excellent academic credentials and solid writing skills are required. Please submit cover letter (Reference Job Req. #1309 for associate and #1310 for counsel), resume and law school transcript. Disclaimer: At this time, McGuireWoods will not be accepting applicants submitted through search firms or headhunters for this position. All qualified candidates must submit their own applications for consideration.
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IP Litigation Associate
The Dallas office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate for the IP Litigation Department. Qualified candidates will have 1 - 6 years patent litigation experience. Candidate must have Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or Computer Engineering degree. Excellent academic credentials required. Please submit cover letter (Reference Job Req. #1183), resume and law school transcript. Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager. All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted.  
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IP Litigation/Patents Staff Attorney
The Dallas office of McGuireWoods seeks a Staff Attorney to join the IP Litigation/Patents department. Qualified candidates will have 1 - 3 years of patent prosecution experience, software patent application experience at plus. Candidates must have a degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science. Strong academic record and excellent writing skills. USPTO and TX Bar admission is required.  Please submit cover letter (Reference Job Req. #1184), resume and transcript.  Disclaimer: At this time, McGuireWoods will not be accepting applicants submitted through search firms or headhunters for this position. All qualified candidates must submit their own applications for consideration.
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Private Equity Junior Partner / Senior Associate / Counsel
The Dallas office of McGuireWoods seeks a junior partner or senior associate/counsel for its Private Equity transactions practice. Portable business is not required. Qualified candidates will have 8+ years of private equity and mergers and acquisitions transactions experience, preferably with a sophisticated national law firm. Candidates should also possess the ability to interact with and advise clients and lead deal teams on transactions from inception through closing. Please submit cover letter, resume and transcript. Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager. All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted.
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Houston

CONTACT:
Tamara Fairhurst for more information.
Business & Securities Litigation Associate
The Houston office of McGuireWoods seeks a 3rd - 5th year associate for the Business & Securities Litigation department. Qualified candidates will have litigation experience or experience as a federal judicial clerk. Excellent academic credentials required. Please submit cover letter, resume and law school transcript. Disclaimer: At this time, McGuireWoods will not be accepting applicants submitted through search firms or headhunters for this position. All qualified candidates must submit their own applications for consideration. Please reference Req #1182.
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Corporate Partner/Group
The Houston office of McGuireWoods seeks a partner or group (at least two partners) with experience in general corporate, M&A and securities. Partner candidates must have portable business. Opportunity to be a part of a new and growing office. Please submit cover letter, resume and law school transcript. Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager. All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted.
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IP Litigation Associate
The Houston office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate for the IP Litigation Department. Qualified candidates will have 1 - 6 years patent litigation experience. Candidate must have Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or Computer Engineering degree. Excellent academic credentials required. Please submit cover letter, resume and law school transcript. Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager. All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted.  Please reference Req #1119.
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IP Litigation/Patents Staff Attorney
The Houston office of McGuireWoods seeks a Staff Attorney to join the IP Litigation/Patents department. Qualified candidates will have 1 - 3 years of patent prosecution experience, software patent application experience at plus. Candidates must have a degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science. Strong academic record and excellent writing skills. USPTO and TX Bar admission is required. Please submit cover letter, resume and transcript. Disclaimer: At this time, McGuireWoods will not be accepting applicants submitted through search firms or headhunters for this position. All qualified candidates must submit their own applications for consideration.  Please reference Req #1200. 
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Los Angeles - Century City

CONTACT:
Meredith Marks for more information.
Private Equity and Corporate Transactional Associate
The Century City office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate to join its Private Equity and Corporate Transactional practice. Qualified candidates will have 4+ years of general corporate experience with mergers and acquisitions, general commercial transactions, and heavy private equity experience, preferably within a sophisticated law firm environment. Candidates should also possess the ability to interact with and advise business clientele and lead deal teams on transactions from inception through closing. Please submit cover letter, resume and law school transcript. Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager. All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted. Please reference Req # 1228.
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New York

CONTACT:
Joel Shulman for more information.
Financial Services Litigation Staff Attorney
The New York office of McGuireWoods seeks a full time Staff Attorney for the Financial Services Litigation Department. Qualified candidates will have 3+ years of litigation experience for matters involving credit card, auto finance and mortgage-related disputes as well other general financial services litigation matters. New York bar is required; admission to New York federal district courts is also preferred. Candidates must have strong academic credentials, excellent writing and interpersonal skills, be well-organized, have the ability to multi-task (this position involves handling a large volume of cases), and have good negotiation skills. This is a non-partnership track position. Please submit cover letter (Reference Job Req. #1352), resume and law school transcript. Disclaimer: At this time, McGuireWoods will not be accepting applicants submitted through search firms or headhunters for this position. All qualified candidates must submit their own applications for consideration.
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IP Litigation Associate
The New York office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate for the IP Litigation Department. Qualified candidates will have 1 – 4 years life sciences/pharmaceutical patent litigation experience and at least an undergraduate degree in biology, molecular biology, immunology, pharmacology, biochemistry or chemistry. Excellent academic credentials required. New York Bar is required. Please submit cover letter (Reference Job Req. #1358), resume and law school transcript. Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager. All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted.
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Norfolk

CONTACT:
Jane Dunton for more information.
Business and Securities Litigation Associate
The Norfolk office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate for the Business & Securities Litigation department. Qualified candidates will have 1 - 3 years of general litigation experience or experience as a federal or state judicial clerk.  Excellent academic credentials and writing skills required.  VA bar is required.   A Virginia bar license is required. Please submit cover letter, resume, transcript and writing sample to the Recruiting Manager. Disclaimer: At this time, McGuireWoods will not accept applicants submitted through search firms for this position. All qualified candidates must submit their own applications for consideration. Please reference job req. #1392.
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Government Investigations and White Collar Litigation Associate
The Norfolk office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate for the Government Investigations and White Collar Litigation department. Qualified candidates will have 1 - 3 years of general litigation experience or experience as a federal judicial clerk.   Excellent drive, interest in being challenged, academic credentials, and writing skills are required. Experience with complex litigation, federal criminal law, or investigations is a plus.  A Virginia bar license is required. Please submit cover letter, resume, transcript and writing sample to the Recruiting Manager. Disclaimer: At this time, McGuireWoods will not be accepting applicants submitted through search firms or headhunters for this position. All qualified candidates must submit their own applications for consideration. Please reference job req. # 1337.
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Pittsburgh

CONTACT:
Joel Shulman for more information.
Complex Commercial Litigation Associate
The Pittsburgh office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate with 1-3 years of experience for the Complex Commercial Litigation Department.  Ideal candidates will have experience working on business, financial services, securities litigation and/or securities enforcement matters.  Pennsylvania bar is required.  Must have strong academic credentials, excellent writing and interpersonal skills, be well-organized and have good negotiation skills.  Please submit cover letter (Reference Job Req. #1385), resume and law school transcript.  Disclaimer: At this time, McGuireWoods will not be accepting applicants submitted through search firms or headhunters for this position.  All qualified candidates must submit their own applications for consideration.
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Complex Commercial Litigation Staff Attorney
The Pittsburgh office of McGuireWoods seeks a Staff Attorney for the Complex Commercial Litigation Department. Qualified candidates will have 3+ years of experience in Commercial Litigation for a position involving mortgage-related disputes and general litigation. Pennsylvania bar is required. Candidates must have strong academic credentials, excellent writing and interpersonal skills, be well-organized (responsible for handling a large volume of cases), and have good negotiation skills. Please submit cover letter (Reference Job req. #1380), resume and law school transcript. This is a non-partnership track position. Disclaimer: At this time, McGuireWoods will not be accepting applicants submitted through search firms or headhunters for this position. All qualified candidates must submit their own applications for consideration.
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Debt Finance Associate or Counsel
The Pittsburgh office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate or counsel to join the Debt Finance department. Qualified candidates will have 3+ years of corporate transactional experience. Portable business is not required. The position will involve syndicated credit facilities, secured and unsecured senior debt, acquisition financing, real estate financing, mezzanine debt and intercreditor matters. Candidates must have superior academic credentials and excellent writing skills. Applicants with debt finance experience, business experience in financial transactions or accounting matters will be preferred. Please submit cover letter (Reference Job Req. #1381), resume and law school transcript. Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager. Please reference Job Req. #1381. All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted.
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Private Equity Junior Partner / Senior Associate / Counsel
The Pittsburgh office of McGuireWoods seeks a junior partner or senior associate/counsel for its Private Equity transactions practice.  Portable business is not required.  Qualified candidates will have 8+ years of private equity and mergers and acquisitions transactions experience, preferably with a sophisticated national law firm.  Candidates should also possess the ability to interact with and advise clients and lead deal teams on transactions from inception through closing.  Please submit cover letter (Reference Job Req. #1211 for junior partner or Job Req. #1214 for counsel), resume and transcript.  Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager.  Please reference Job Req. #1211 for junior partner or Job Req. #1214 for counsel. All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted.
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Restructuring and Insolvency Associate
The Pittsburgh office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate to join its Restructuring and Insolvency Department. Qualified candidates will have 3 - 5 years experience in business bankruptcy litigation, restructuring, or closely related litigation such as complex commercial or financial litigation. Federal circuit court, district court, or bankruptcy clerkships are a significant plus. Excellent academics and writing skills required. Pennsylvania bar license also required within first 12 months. Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager. All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted. Please reference Job Req. #1357.
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Raleigh

CONTACT:
Tamara Fairhurst for more information.
IP Litigation Associate
The Raleigh office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate for the IP Litigation Department. Qualified candidates will have 1 - 6 years patent litigation experience. Candidate must have Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or Computer Engineering degree. Excellent academic credentials required. Please submit cover letter, resume and law school transcript. Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager. All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted.  Please reference Req # 1120.  
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M&A Corporate Associate
The Raleigh office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate for the M&A Corporate department. Qualified candidates will have 3 – 5 years of experience in corporate transactions, ideally with significant experience in M&A and equity-related transactions. Candidates should possess the ability to interact with and advise business people and lead deal teams and transactions from inception through closing. Must have a strong academic record, excellent writing and oral communication skills and the ability to work independently with clients and colleagues. Please submit cover letter, resume and law school transcript. Disclaimer: At this time, McGuireWoods will not be accepting applicants submitted through search firms or headhunters for this position. All qualified candidates must submit their own applications for consideration. Please reference Req # 1347.
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Richmond

CONTACT:
Meredith Marks for more information.
Healthcare Associate
The Richmond office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate for the Healthcare Department. Qualified candidates will have 2 – 7 years of regulatory or healthcare transactional experience . Prior employment in a sophisticated law firm environment and transactional healthcare experience in particular is favored. Excellent academic credentials and solid writing skills are required. Please submit cover letter, resume and law school transcript. Disclaimer: At this time, McGuireWoods will not be accepting applicants submitted through search firms or headhunters for this position. All qualified candidates must submit their own applications for consideration. Please reference Req # 1192.
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IP Litigation Associate
The Richmond office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate for the IP Litigation Department. Qualified candidates will have 1 – 3 years patent litigation experience and at least an undergraduate degree in an engineering field, computer science, biology or chemistry. Excellent academic credentials required. Please submit cover letter, resume and law school transcript. Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager. All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted. Please reference Req #1251.
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Real Estate Staff Attorney
The Richmond office of McGuireWoods seeks an attorney for the Real Estate Department. Qualified candidates will have a minimum of 3 years’ experience handling all aspects of real estate transactions, including commercial transactions. The ideal candidate must have deal expertise with purchase and sale agreements, financing transactions, title and survey review, leasing and closing document preparation. Drafting and communication skills are required. This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic, fast-paced, national real estate practice group working on a wide range of sophisticated commercial real estate transactions. Disclaimer: At this time, McGuireWoods will not be accepting applicants submitted through search firms or headhunters for this position. All qualified candidates must submit their own applications for consideration. Please reference Req #1238.
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Restructuring and Insolvency Associate
The Richmond office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate to join its Restructuring and Insolvency Department. Qualified candidates will have 3 - 5 years experience in business bankruptcy litigation, restructuring, or closely related litigation such as complex commercial or financial litigation. Federal circuit court, district court, or bankruptcy clerkships are a significant plus. Excellent academics and writing skills required. Virginia bar license also required within first 12 months.  Please submit cover letter, resume and law school transcript. Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager. All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted. Please reference Req # 1241.
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Transactional Associate
The Richmond office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate with 3-5 years of transactional experience for its technology and outsourcing practice. Candidates must have a demonstrated capability in information technology issues and developments, and have an interest in being part of a specialized and fast-paced practice supporting business uses of technology. Transactional experience in general corporate, corporate finance, and/or information technology transactions is required. Specific background in information technology, outsourcing or cloud services is a strong plus as is experience with other strategic supply chain transactions. In addition, the candidate must be a proven self-starter willing to take on a good deal of responsibility, with strong academic and work experience. Disclaimer: At this time, McGuireWoods will not be accepting applicants submitted through search firms or headhunters for this position. All qualified candidates must submit their own applications for consideration. Please reference Req # 1237.
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Tysons

CONTACT:
Jane Dunton for more information.
Corporate Partner/Group
The Tysons office of McGuireWoods seeks a partner or group (at least two partners) with experience in general corporate, M&A, and securities. Partner candidates must have portable business. Virginia Bar required. Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager. All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted. 
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Labor & Employment Partner
The Tysons Corner office of McGuireWoods seeks a partner for the Labor & Employment Department. Candidates must have traditional employment litigation experience and a portable book of business. Virginia bar license is required. This is an excellent opportunity to join a thriving practice with a real opportunity for growth. Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager. All other unsolicited search firm submissions will be deemed not accepted. Please contact Jane Dunton for further information.
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Real Estate Transactions Partner or Group
The Tysons Corner office of McGuireWoods seeks a partner or group for the Real Estate & Land Use Department.  Candidates must have transactional real estate experience and a portable book of business. The ideal candidate must have deal expertise in commercial acquisitions and dispositions, leasing, real estate debt, real estate lending and development transactions.  Virginia bar license is required. This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic, fast paced, national real estate practice group working on a wide range of sophisticated commercial real estate transactions.  Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager. All other unsolicited submissions will be deemed not accepted.
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Restructuring and Insolvency Associate
The Tysons Corner office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate to join its Restructuring and Insolvency Department. Qualified candidates will have 3 - 5 years experience in business bankruptcy litigation, restructuring, or closely related litigation such as complex commercial or financial litigation. Federal circuit court, district court, or bankruptcy clerkships are a significant plus. Excellent academics and writing skills required. Virginia bar license also required within first 12 months. Please submit cover letter, resume and law school transcript. Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager. All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted. Please reference Req # 1389.
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Washington

CONTACT:
Jane Dunton for more information.
Restructuring and Insolvency Associate
The Washington DC office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate to join its Restructuring and Insolvency Department. Qualified candidates will have 3 - 5 years experience in business bankruptcy litigation, restructuring, or closely related litigation such as complex commercial or financial litigation. Excellent academics and writing skills required. DC bar license also required within first 12 months. Please submit cover letter, resume and law school transcript. Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager. All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted. Please reference Req # 1388.
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