Ballard Spahr LLP seeks an associate to join our sophisticated corporate, technology and securities practice, in Baltimore. Qualified candidates will have three or more years of experience in one or more of the following areas: business formation and capitalization, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, and securities law, and preferably will have a strong transactional background. Strong academic credentials as well as solid analytical and communication skills are required. Large firm experience is a plus. MD license is preferred but not required to start.
Our Business & Transactions Department has a regional, national, and international practice involving public and private companies, financial institutions, private equity firms, and nonprofit organizations. Our clients are focused across a broad range of industries, including technology, manufacturing and service functions, pharmaceuticals, energy and telecommunications, and include real estate investment trusts, investment companies, sports and other franchises, public utilities, and hospitals and health services providers.
Ballard Spahr LLP is a 650 lawyer firm with fifteen offices across the U.S. and is committed to ensuring diversity in its workplace, and candidates from diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.
- Ability to sit for long periods of time. Ability to communicate verbally and in writing. Push, pull and lift up to 40 pounds. Intermittent standing, walking, bending and stooping. Typing ability for the use of a personal computer.
- The physical requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary functions.