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Re: firms that are hiring 3Ls

Postby A. Nony Mouse » Wed Mar 19, 2014 9:59 am

sometimesIwonder wrote:people out of law school expect to get jobs still? I never understand why 3Ls get hired.

This isn't helpful. You need to take a little break from posting.

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Re: firms that are hiring 3Ls

Postby jarofsoup » Wed Mar 19, 2014 10:04 am

There is so much exec comp positions. This practice booming?

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Re: firms that are hiring 3Ls

Postby Anonymous User » Wed Mar 19, 2014 10:14 am

jarofsoup wrote:There is so much exec comp positions. This practice booming?


Where did you find these positions? I don't see any on my school's simplicity page.

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Re: firms that are hiring 3Ls

Postby Anonymous User » Fri Mar 21, 2014 1:03 pm

Norton Rose Fulbright is looking to recruit an associate for its Asia competition team. This full-time associate position will be based in Hong Kong. Successful applicants will be joining a well-regarded competition and antitrust practice in Asia, with a varied work diet including cartel defense work, merger control, abuse of market power and antitrust litigation. The team is involved in many cases across Asia and represents a number of Asian companies in procedures in the EU, the US and Australia. The team’s China-related work is increasing significantly, and the position is specifically targeted at meeting the team’s needs in this regard. Accordingly, native Mandarin language skills are required, as well as a strong academic focus on antitrust. Prior work experience in a competition and antitrust team is a plus, although it is not required. Applicants who are not already qualified in their home jurisdiction will be expected to gain admission to the New York bar, as well as the Hong Kong bar in due course. The position is open to all recent and future JD and LLM graduates who meet the requirements

Interested applicants should contact Marc Waha, who heads the Asia competition practice.

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Re: firms that are hiring 3Ls

Postby Anonymous User » Fri Mar 21, 2014 1:06 pm

Not really for 3Ls but whatever:

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Re: firms that are hiring 3Ls

Postby Anonymous User » Mon Mar 24, 2014 3:03 pm

Anonymous User wrote:Norton Rose Fulbright is looking to recruit an associate for its Asia competition team. This full-time associate position will be based in Hong Kong. Successful applicants will be joining a well-regarded competition and antitrust practice in Asia, with a varied work diet including cartel defense work, merger control, abuse of market power and antitrust litigation. The team is involved in many cases across Asia and represents a number of Asian companies in procedures in the EU, the US and Australia. The team’s China-related work is increasing significantly, and the position is specifically targeted at meeting the team’s needs in this regard. Accordingly, native Mandarin language skills are required, as well as a strong academic focus on antitrust. Prior work experience in a competition and antitrust team is a plus, although it is not required. Applicants who are not already qualified in their home jurisdiction will be expected to gain admission to the New York bar, as well as the Hong Kong bar in due course. The position is open to all recent and future JD and LLM graduates who meet the requirements

Interested applicants should contact Marc Waha, who heads the Asia competition practice.


Thanks for sharing! Where did you find this? It doesn't seem to be on its website ...

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Re: firms that are hiring 3Ls

Postby Anonymous User » Mon Mar 24, 2014 3:14 pm

Anonymous User wrote:
Anonymous User wrote:Norton Rose Fulbright is looking to recruit an associate for its Asia competition team. This full-time associate position will be based in Hong Kong. Successful applicants will be joining a well-regarded competition and antitrust practice in Asia, with a varied work diet including cartel defense work, merger control, abuse of market power and antitrust litigation. The team is involved in many cases across Asia and represents a number of Asian companies in procedures in the EU, the US and Australia. The team’s China-related work is increasing significantly, and the position is specifically targeted at meeting the team’s needs in this regard. Accordingly, native Mandarin language skills are required, as well as a strong academic focus on antitrust. Prior work experience in a competition and antitrust team is a plus, although it is not required. Applicants who are not already qualified in their home jurisdiction will be expected to gain admission to the New York bar, as well as the Hong Kong bar in due course. The position is open to all recent and future JD and LLM graduates who meet the requirements

Interested applicants should contact Marc Waha, who heads the Asia competition practice.


Thanks for sharing! Where did you find this? It doesn't seem to be on its website ...


T14 Symplicity. Good Luck!

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Re: firms that are hiring 3Ls

Postby Anonymous User » Mon Mar 24, 2014 4:27 pm

The only thing I know about is that Davis Polk position that was posted back in earl Feb or late January, but I think anyone has heard. It was about securities compliance or something.

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Re: firms that are hiring 3Ls

Postby Anonymous User » Tue Mar 25, 2014 12:48 am

Not seeing anything on my T30 Symplicity either.

Are most of these 3L spring hiring jobs just not advertised? I'm starting to get the feel that most of the hiring that is going on now is just not being recruited from Symplicity, maybe from people the practice group in question actually knows.

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Re: firms that are hiring 3Ls

Postby legalese_retard » Tue Mar 25, 2014 11:37 am

I think 3L hiring is down (more so) this year. I've been checking various job postings on the BYU jobshair website, and it appears to be nationwide. While AmLaw and other legal magazines say law partners are more optimist this year relative to 2008, they are also being conservative with hiring. Add the fact that many firms slightly increased their summer classes and offer acceptance rates remain high, I think there will be fewer 3L positions at the larger firms.

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Re: firms that are hiring 3Ls

Postby Anonymous User » Tue Mar 25, 2014 4:13 pm

Any entry level corporate transactional jobs?

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Re: firms that are hiring 3Ls

Postby legalese_retard » Tue Apr 01, 2014 3:15 pm

Cooley LLP - San Diego
Positions Available: 1-2
Experience Required: Cooley LLP has an opportunity available in its San Diego office for law students graduating in 2014 to join our preeminent, internationally recognized corporate practice. First year associates will be members of client teams representing (i) public companies in a wide variety of matters including corporate governance and SEC and exchange reporting and compliance; (ii) private companies in a wide variety of organizational and finance matters, including venture financings; (iii) buyers and sellers in merger and acquisition transactions; (iv) companies, investors and underwriters in public securities transactions and (v) handling the day-to-day demands and work flow requirements of a variety of clients with sophisticated needs. Ideal candidates will have had an internship with a national or international law firm or company, and will have a high level of academic achievement from a nationally recognized law school. Candidates are asked to submit a resume and law school transcript. EOE.

Attorney Recruiting Contact: Septina McDonnell

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Re: firms that are hiring 3Ls

Postby Anonymous User » Tue Apr 01, 2014 4:16 pm

Hey guys, so when firms are looking for 2014 graduates (where I assume they want someone to start in the fall), should December 2014 grads bother applying?

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Re: firms that are hiring 3Ls

Postby Anonymous User » Tue Apr 01, 2014 7:00 pm

legalese_retard wrote:Cooley LLP - San Diego
Positions Available: 1-2
Experience Required: Cooley LLP has an opportunity available in its San Diego office for law students graduating in 2014 to join our preeminent, internationally recognized corporate practice. First year associates will be members of client teams representing (i) public companies in a wide variety of matters including corporate governance and SEC and exchange reporting and compliance; (ii) private companies in a wide variety of organizational and finance matters, including venture financings; (iii) buyers and sellers in merger and acquisition transactions; (iv) companies, investors and underwriters in public securities transactions and (v) handling the day-to-day demands and work flow requirements of a variety of clients with sophisticated needs. Ideal candidates will have had an internship with a national or international law firm or company, and will have a high level of academic achievement from a nationally recognized law school. Candidates are asked to submit a resume and law school transcript. EOE.

Attorney Recruiting Contact: Septina McDonnell

I don't think our classmates appreciate you increasing the competition pool when no one else seems to be posting anything else on their end. This is crunch time.

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Re: firms that are hiring 3Ls

Postby Anonymous User » Tue Apr 01, 2014 7:10 pm

Anonymous User wrote:
legalese_retard wrote:Cooley LLP - San Diego
Positions Available: 1-2
Experience Required: Cooley LLP has an opportunity available in its San Diego office for law students graduating in 2014 to join our preeminent, internationally recognized corporate practice. First year associates will be members of client teams representing (i) public companies in a wide variety of matters including corporate governance and SEC and exchange reporting and compliance; (ii) private companies in a wide variety of organizational and finance matters, including venture financings; (iii) buyers and sellers in merger and acquisition transactions; (iv) companies, investors and underwriters in public securities transactions and (v) handling the day-to-day demands and work flow requirements of a variety of clients with sophisticated needs. Ideal candidates will have had an internship with a national or international law firm or company, and will have a high level of academic achievement from a nationally recognized law school. Candidates are asked to submit a resume and law school transcript. EOE.

Attorney Recruiting Contact: Septina McDonnell

I don't think our classmates appreciate you increasing the competition pool when no one else seems to be posting anything else on their end. This is crunch time.


Do you want to be an apartment broker at Massey Knakal in New York? Because that's all that's posted on UChicago's Symplicity right now.

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Re: firms that are hiring 3Ls

Postby Anonymous User » Tue Apr 01, 2014 7:23 pm

Associate - Gordon Davis Johnson & Shane P.C. - El Paso, TX

Akin Gump San Antonio looking for IP 3Ls - Must have a technical undergraduate degree

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Re: firms that are hiring 3Ls

Postby Anonymous User » Tue Apr 01, 2014 8:06 pm

Anonymous User wrote:
Anonymous User wrote:
legalese_retard wrote:Cooley LLP - San Diego
Positions Available: 1-2
Experience Required: Cooley LLP has an opportunity available in its San Diego office for law students graduating in 2014 to join our preeminent, internationally recognized corporate practice. First year associates will be members of client teams representing (i) public companies in a wide variety of matters including corporate governance and SEC and exchange reporting and compliance; (ii) private companies in a wide variety of organizational and finance matters, including venture financings; (iii) buyers and sellers in merger and acquisition transactions; (iv) companies, investors and underwriters in public securities transactions and (v) handling the day-to-day demands and work flow requirements of a variety of clients with sophisticated needs. Ideal candidates will have had an internship with a national or international law firm or company, and will have a high level of academic achievement from a nationally recognized law school. Candidates are asked to submit a resume and law school transcript. EOE.

Attorney Recruiting Contact: Septina McDonnell

I don't think our classmates appreciate you increasing the competition pool when no one else seems to be posting anything else on their end. This is crunch time.


Do you want to be an apartment broker at Massey Knakal in New York? Because that's all that's posted on UChicago's Symplicity right now.

I'm aware. That's why I said what I said because I know exactly what school the people making these last posts have to go to. They need to relax.

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Re: firms that are hiring 3Ls

Postby Anonymous User » Wed Apr 02, 2014 2:42 am

Why are all the few jobs available for corporate? Fuck my litigation based resume...and my shitty grades.

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Re: firms that are hiring 3Ls

Postby Anonymous User » Wed Apr 02, 2014 7:03 am

legalese_retard wrote:Cooley LLP - San Diego
Positions Available: 1-2
Experience Required: Cooley LLP has an opportunity available in its San Diego office for law students graduating in 2014 to join our preeminent, internationally recognized corporate practice. First year associates will be members of client teams representing (i) public companies in a wide variety of matters including corporate governance and SEC and exchange reporting and compliance; (ii) private companies in a wide variety of organizational and finance matters, including venture financings; (iii) buyers and sellers in merger and acquisition transactions; (iv) companies, investors and underwriters in public securities transactions and (v) handling the day-to-day demands and work flow requirements of a variety of clients with sophisticated needs. Ideal candidates will have had an internship with a national or international law firm or company, and will have a high level of academic achievement from a nationally recognized law school. Candidates are asked to submit a resume and law school transcript. EOE.

Attorney Recruiting Contact: Septina McDonnell


I want this position. Am I going to get it:NO.

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Re: firms that are hiring 3Ls

Postby legalese_retard » Wed Apr 02, 2014 7:16 am

Anonymous User wrote:
legalese_retard wrote:Cooley LLP - San Diego
Positions Available: 1-2
Experience Required: Cooley LLP has an opportunity available in its San Diego office for law students graduating in 2014 to join our preeminent, internationally recognized corporate practice. First year associates will be members of client teams representing (i) public companies in a wide variety of matters including corporate governance and SEC and exchange reporting and compliance; (ii) private companies in a wide variety of organizational and finance matters, including venture financings; (iii) buyers and sellers in merger and acquisition transactions; (iv) companies, investors and underwriters in public securities transactions and (v) handling the day-to-day demands and work flow requirements of a variety of clients with sophisticated needs. Ideal candidates will have had an internship with a national or international law firm or company, and will have a high level of academic achievement from a nationally recognized law school. Candidates are asked to submit a resume and law school transcript. EOE.

Attorney Recruiting Contact: Septina McDonnell

I don't think our classmates appreciate you increasing the competition pool when no one else seems to be posting anything else on their end. This is crunch time.


I'm in Texas and this job wasn't on my school's symplicity. It was on a job email listserv I'm on. Regardless, I think there aren't many postings on here because of lack of jobs, not just lack of contribution.

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Re: firms that are hiring 3Ls

Postby Anonymous User » Wed Apr 02, 2014 8:25 am

legalese_retard wrote:
Anonymous User wrote:
legalese_retard wrote:Cooley LLP - San Diego
Positions Available: 1-2
Experience Required: Cooley LLP has an opportunity available in its San Diego office for law students graduating in 2014 to join our preeminent, internationally recognized corporate practice. First year associates will be members of client teams representing (i) public companies in a wide variety of matters including corporate governance and SEC and exchange reporting and compliance; (ii) private companies in a wide variety of organizational and finance matters, including venture financings; (iii) buyers and sellers in merger and acquisition transactions; (iv) companies, investors and underwriters in public securities transactions and (v) handling the day-to-day demands and work flow requirements of a variety of clients with sophisticated needs. Ideal candidates will have had an internship with a national or international law firm or company, and will have a high level of academic achievement from a nationally recognized law school. Candidates are asked to submit a resume and law school transcript. EOE.

Attorney Recruiting Contact: Septina McDonnell

I don't think our classmates appreciate you increasing the competition pool when no one else seems to be posting anything else on their end. This is crunch time.


I'm in Texas and this job wasn't on my school's symplicity. It was on a job email listserv I'm on. Regardless, I think there aren't many postings on here because of lack of jobs, not just lack of contribution.


I'm in NY and not top 14 and this was on our symplicity so I think they are advertising pretty widely...

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Re: firms that are hiring 3Ls

Postby Anonymous User » Wed Apr 02, 2014 10:42 am

Anonymous User wrote:
legalese_retard wrote:Cooley LLP - San Diego
Positions Available: 1-2
Experience Required: Cooley LLP has an opportunity available in its San Diego office for law students graduating in 2014 to join our preeminent, internationally recognized corporate practice. First year associates will be members of client teams representing (i) public companies in a wide variety of matters including corporate governance and SEC and exchange reporting and compliance; (ii) private companies in a wide variety of organizational and finance matters, including venture financings; (iii) buyers and sellers in merger and acquisition transactions; (iv) companies, investors and underwriters in public securities transactions and (v) handling the day-to-day demands and work flow requirements of a variety of clients with sophisticated needs. Ideal candidates will have had an internship with a national or international law firm or company, and will have a high level of academic achievement from a nationally recognized law school. Candidates are asked to submit a resume and law school transcript. EOE.

Attorney Recruiting Contact: Septina McDonnell

I don't think our classmates appreciate you increasing the competition pool when no one else seems to be posting anything else on their end. This is crunch time.


This is on Cooley's website as well.

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Re: firms that are hiring 3Ls

Postby Anonymous User » Fri Apr 04, 2014 2:51 pm

The Private Investment Funds Group of the Ropes & Gray Corporate Department is seeking a Shanghai based entry-level associate. The ideal candidate would be interested in Fund Formation, particularly forming private investment funds such as private equity funds and venture capital funds. Preferred candidates will have familiarity with the relevant industry practices on such funds and U.S. securities related thereto. Mandarin fluency is preferred although not mandatory.

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Re: firms that are hiring 3Ls

Postby Anonymous User » Sun Apr 06, 2014 8:15 pm

Anonymous User wrote:Why are all the few jobs available for corporate? Fuck my litigation based resume...and my shitty grades.


Ha I feel like everything I see is litigation and all I want is corporate. I think we're both looking in the wrong places. fml

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Re: firms that are hiring 3Ls

Postby Anonymous User » Sun Apr 06, 2014 8:27 pm

Anonymous User wrote:
Anonymous User wrote:Why are all the few jobs available for corporate? Fuck my litigation based resume...and my shitty grades.


Ha I feel like everything I see is litigation and all I want is corporate. I think we're both looking in the wrong places. fml


Different poster but where do you see litigation?




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