Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has approximately 2,100 attorneys in 41 locations in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. GT has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, diversity, and innovation, and is consistently among the largest firms in the U.S. on the Law360 400 and among the Top 20 on the Am Law Global 100. Web: http://www.gtlaw.com Twitter: @GT_Law.
Greenberg Traurig has multiple opportunities for third- to fifth-year Associates in the Labor & Employment practice of our Los Angeles office; position may be based in Los Angeles or our other California office locations.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Practice includes representing employers with respect to employment discrimination, sexual harassment, retaliation, leaves of absence, employee accommodations, personnel policies, wage and hour compliance, and employment agreements, along with other labor and employment issues, on both a class and individual basis. Class action litigation experience is desired. Preference for candidates with PAGA and wage & hour experience.
Qualified candidates will have strong interpersonal, writing and analytical skills, attention to detail, and the desire and initiative to “take ownership” over work and career. Litigation experience is important and wage and hour substantive background is a plus.
Candidates must be ranked top 20% from a top law school and be in good standing with the CA State Bar.
Candidates should submit a resume, transcript, and recent writing samples, all in PDF format.
Greenberg Traurig is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce. Individuals seeking employment at Greenberg Traurig are considered without regards to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identification, national origin, age, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or genetic information, among other protected bases.
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Pursuant to the Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.