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In our 11 offices throughout the United States, as well as international alliances around the globe, we handle domestic and international legal work, including the most complex and challenging matters. We have an unyielding commitment to providing results, the highest level of professional service, value, diversity and integrity, supported by a truly unique firm culture that encourages collaboration and a respectful and amiable work environment.

We attract and retain highly qualified attorneys and staff, offering competitive compensation and benefits, and involvement in sophisticated legal work. Our commitment to professional development extends to attorneys and support personnel at every level, and includes early opportunities for “hands on” experience in significant matters, client interaction, high level mentoring, formal training and participation in strategic case-management in a small team structure.

P&A is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, marital status, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, age, religion, disability, citizenship status, national origin, pregnancy, veteran status and any other factor protected by applicable law. If you have any questions regarding the application process or need an accommodation to complete the application process, please send an email to Recruiting@Pecklaw.com. We are always looking for strong talent to join the firm. If you are interested in pursuing career opportunities with us, please send an email with your résumé to Recruiting@Pecklaw.com

*Note to Employment Agencies: Please do not submit resumes through this link. If you are an agency looking to submit a candidate for one of our openings, please contact Peckar & Abramson through our Contact Us link. Thank you.

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Employment Defense Associate – River Edge, NJ

Prestigious nationwide law firm has an immediate need for a full-time employment defense associate to join our New Jersey office. Candidate must have a minimum of 3 years labor/employment defense and commercial litigation experience and possess excellent research, writing and litigation skills, as well as the ability to perform independently on complex matters.

The firm is not accepting resumes from search firms for this position.

Please send resumes to NJResumes@pecklaw.com.

For more information about Peckar & Abramson, please visit our website at www.pecklaw.com.

Peckar & Abramson (“P&A”) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, marital status, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, age, religion, disability, citizenship status, national origin, pregnancy, veteran status and any other factor protected by applicable law. If you have any questions regarding the application process or need an accommodation to complete the application process, please send an email to the address posted with this ad.

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Construction Attorney

National construction law firm is seeking a litigation associate with 4 – 5 years of experience in commercial litigation for its New York City office.

Interested candidates should have strong academic credentials and be admitted to practice in New York state and federal courts. Construction litigation and alternative dispute resolution experience is a plus. The successful candidate will have strong research, writing, and oral advocacy skills, and be able to work independently and as part of a team.

Apply to NYResumes@pecklaw.com

The firm is not accepting resumes from search firms for this position.

For more information about Peckar & Abramson, please visit our website at www.pecklaw.com

Peckar & Abramson (P&A) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, marital status, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, age, religion, disability, citizenship status, national origin, pregnancy, veteran status and any other factor protected by applicable law. If you have any questions regarding the application process or need an accommodation to complete the application process, please send an email to the address posted with this ad.

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Litigation Associate

About the job

Peckar & Abramson, P.C., the largest construction law firm in the United States, is seeking a litigation associate with 1-5 years of commercial litigation experience (or clerkship equivalent) to work on construction, real estate, and other complex commercial litigation matters, based out of its growing Dallas, Texas office.

Ideal candidates for this position will be:

Texas bar admission required. Construction litigation experience preferred, but not required.

Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to DALResumes@pecklaw.com. The firm currently is not accepting resumes from search firms for this position.

Compensation/Benefits

Competitive salary commensurate with experience, health, dental, vision, 401K, and paid vacation/sick leave.

Peckar & Abramson, P.C. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, marital status, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, age, religion, disability, citizenship status, national origin, pregnancy, veteran status and any other factor protected by applicable law. If you have any questions regarding the application process or need an accommodation to complete the application process, please send an email to the address posted with this ad.

For more information about Peckar & Abramson, P.C., please visit our website at www.pecklaw.com.

Desired Skills and Characteristics

Strong academic credentials and excellent legal research and writing skills. Comfortable working in a team-oriented environment with a variety of constituencies, including clients, partners, associates, legal assistants, and support staff. Must be able to balance autonomy with working on a litigation team. Possesses a strong attention to detail, and exhibits a polished, professional, and friendly demeanor.

Requirements

J.D., eligible to practice law in Texas or pending Texas Bar results.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, both internally and client-facing.

Professional work ethic in a fast-paced, growing firm.

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Litigation Associate

Peckar & Abramson seeks a construction law associate with a minimum of three years of experience with commercial litigation, commercial construction and/or government contracts experience to join our Washington, D.C. office. The ideal candidate will have experience representing contractors on public and private projects, in arbitration and litigation before state and federal courts and contract appeal boards. Candidate must be admitted to the DC bar (or eligible to waive in), with Maryland and/or Virginia admission as a plus.

THE OPPORTUNITY:

As an associate, you will have the opportunity to work in collaboration with senior attorneys on complex, interesting, and high-profile cases in an engaging environment that fosters professional development and career satisfaction. Associates are given real opportunities to participate in the development of case strategy and management and opportunities to have real substantive client contact. We provide competitive salary and benefits.

THE FIRM:

Peckar & Abramson is the largest construction law practice in the United States, with more than 115 lawyers across 11 offices dedicated almost fully to the construction industry.  Our Washington, DC office primarily represents general contractors in connection with some of the largest construction and infrastructure projects in the DC Metropolitan Area, throughout the U.S., and internationally. Peckar & Abramson and our attorneys have been recognized for their contribution and dedication to the construction industry including recognition from Chambers USA, Band 1 for construction in DC and nationally, as #1 among Construction Executive’s “The Top 50 Construction Law Firms”, as Tier 1 nationally by Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms”, and Tier 1 in the Legal 500.

 

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Litigation Associate

National construction law firm is seeking a litigation associate with 2 – 4 years of experience in commercial litigation for its Bergen County New Jersey office.

Interested candidates should have strong academic credentials and be admitted to practice in New Jersey state and federal courts. (New York admission is a plus). Construction litigation and alternative dispute resolution experience is preferred. The successful candidate will have strong research, writing, and oral advocacy skills, and be able to work independently and as part of a team.

To apply, please send your resume, cover letter and a writing sample to njresumes@pecklaw.com.

The firm is accepting resumes from search firms for this position.

For more information about Peckar & Abramson, please visit our website at www.pecklaw.com.

Peckar & Abramson (“P&A”) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, marital status, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, age, religion, disability, citizenship status, national origin, pregnancy, veteran status and any other factor protected by applicable law. If you have any questions regarding the application process or need an accommodation to complete the application process, please send an email to the address posted with this ad.

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