Attorney Opportunities

Clark Hill is committed to an aggressive growth strategy through the hiring of associates, members and counsel who fit our culture, embrace the goals of our strategic plan and bring the skills and experience to our firm that are critical to serving the needs of our clients. We are seeking attorneys in several areas, particularly in growing areas of the law. For more information, contact Jacki Herzog, Esq., Director of Legal Recruitment, at jherzog@clarkhill.com.

We view the recruiting process as an important time for us to get to know you - and for you to gather as much information as required to make a significant career decision. We believe it is imperative that you learn about our firm, our culture and our strategic plan and that you move through this process at your own pace. Should we come to a mutual decision to have you join Clark Hill, we plan a positive transition to our firm with the objective of your spending the remainder of your successful career with Clark Hill.

External recruiters should refer to our Search Firm Guidelines for information on partnering with Clark Hill.

Healthcare Associate – Austin, TX or Los Angeles, CA

Clark Hill PLC is seeking an associate with 2-3 years of regulatory and transactional healthcare experience for its Healthcare practice group in Austin, TX or Los Angeles, CA.  All candidates must have knowledge of healthcare laws such as the federal Anti-Kickback Statue, Stark Law, and HIPAA/HITECH.  General corporate organizational and transactional experience is helpful along with big firm experience.  Successful candidates must be detail-oriented and should possess a solid work ethic.  Strong interpersonal and communication skills are required.  All candidates must either be currently licensed to practice law in the State of Texas/California or eligible for admission without examination.  Please state in your cover letter to which office location you wish to apply.

To apply submit your resume, cover letter, transcript, and writing sample using the link below.

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(Placements through external recruiters will not be considered at this time.)

Corporate Associate – Birmingham, MI

Clark Hill is seeking an associate attorney with 2-7 years of experience for its Corporate Business Unit in Birmingham, MI. This associate attorney will be responsible for preparation and negotiation of corporate and transactional documents of all kinds including entity formation and governance documents, operating documents, supply agreements, purchase agreements, compliance documents and merger and acquisition documents .  This associate will be expected to work with others in the Corporate group.  This associate will also be expected to interact well with clients and represent clients in the negotiation of business transactions of all types.  Successful candidates must be detail-oriented and should possess a solid work ethic.  Strong interpersonal and communication skills are required.  Strong academic credentials are essential.  All candidates must be currently licensed to practice law in the State of Michigan.  

To apply submit your resume, cover letter, transcript, and writing sample using the link below.

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Litigation Attorney – Birmingham, MI

Clark Hill PLC is seeking an attorney with 7-10 years of experience for its litigation business unit in the Birmingham, MI office. The ideal candidate will have significant products liability experience. All candidates must have the following experience: trial preparation and courtroom experience, including file responsibility, motion practice, and deposition experience; strong advocacy, research, writing, and negotiation skills.  Successful candidates must be detail-oriented and able to manage a significant portfolio of work.  Solid leadership and interpersonal skills are also required. Strong interest in and knowledge of the hunting industry is preferred. Only candidates currently licensed to practice law in the State of Michigan or eligible for admission without examination will be considered.

To apply submit your resume, cover letter, transcript, and writing sample using the link below.

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Bankruptcy Attorney – Chicago, IL

Clark Hill is seeking an attorney with 7+ years of bankruptcy experience for its Bankruptcy Practice Group in Chicago, IL.  All candidates must have a familiarity with the bankruptcy code the uniform commercial code and experience with transactions, business workouts and restructurings; strong advocacy, research, and writing skills; and strong academic credentials from an ABA-accredited law school.  Successful candidates must be detail-oriented, organized, and should possess a solid work ethic.  Strong interpersonal and communication skills are also required.  Attorneys interested in business development activities preferred.  All candidates must currently be licensed to practice law in the State of Illinois.

To apply submit your resume, cover letter, transcript, and writing sample using the link below.

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Cybersecurity Attorney – Chicago, IL

Clark Hill is seeking a cybersecurity attorney with 7+ years of experience for its Chicago, IL office.  All candidates should have experience in privacy, cybersecurity, internet, cross-border transfers of data, computer law and other technologies.  A technical background or general understanding of technology and electronic systems is required.  Experience with HIPAA and other privacy and security regulations is a plus.  Breach response experience is also a plus.  Successful candidates must be able to lead and assist with developing a team, willing to train others, and take initiative.  Successful candidates must also be detail-oriented, organized, and should possess a solid work ethic with the flexibility to respond to urgent matters quickly.  The ability to work in very high pressure demanding situations and stay calm under pressure is necessary.  All candidates must have strong interpersonal and communication skills as well as client management and crisis management skills.  Attorneys actively interested in business development activities preferred.  All candidates must currently be licensed to practice law in the State of Illinois.

To apply submit your resume, cover letter, transcript, and writing sample using the link below.

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Cybersecurity Associate – Chicago, IL

Clark Hill is seeking a cybersecurity associate with 2-6 years of experience for its Chicago, IL office.  All candidates should have experience in privacy, cybersecurity, internet, and computer law.  A technical background or general understanding of technology and electronic systems is required.  Experience with HIPAA is a plus.  Breach response experience is also a plus.  Successful candidates must be detail-oriented, organized, and should possess a solid work ethic with the flexibility to respond to urgent matters quickly.  All candidates must have strong interpersonal and communication skills as well as client management and crisis management skills.  Attorneys actively interested in business development activities preferred.  All candidates must currently be licensed to practice law in the State of Illinois.

To apply submit your resume, cover letter, transcript, and writing sample using the link below.

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Insurance Coverage Associate – Chicago, IL

Clark Hill PLC is seeking an associate attorney with 1-5 years of experience to join its Insurance/Reinsurance practice group in the Chicago office.  This associate will be responsible for representing both international and domestic insurers and reinsurers on issues related to liability coverage, claim management, and pre-underwriting risk assessment with respect to various healthcare providers.  A medical malpractice or insurance coverage background would be a plus. Moreover, the position requires some out-of-state travel. Successful candidates will be detail-oriented, able to think critically, and capable of formulating and implementing plans on their own with minimal oversight from senior team members.  All candidates must be currently licensed to practice law in the State of Illinois. Recruiter submissions will only be accepted for candidates with 3+ years of experience.

To apply submit your resume, cover letter, transcript, and writing sample using the link below.

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Litigation Attorney – Chicago, IL

Clark Hill PLC is seeking a contract attorney with at least three years of experience for its Litigation Practice Group in the Chicago office.  The attorney will assist in managing a large portfolio of prosecution of foreclosure and replevin actions for a major bank in the State of Illinois.  Qualified candidates must have the following experience:  federal court experience with TILA, ICFA, FDPA, FCRA claims and defense thereof; propounding and responding to discovery; motion practice; and strong research and writing skills.  Successful candidates must be detail-oriented and able to manage a significant portfolio of work.  Strong interpersonal and communication skills plus the ability to be a dedicated team player are also required.  Candidates must be currently licensed to practice law in the State of Illinois.  Flexible scheduling / part time opportunities are available.  

To apply submit your resume, cover letter, transcript, and writing sample using the link below.

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(Placements through external recruiters will not be considered at this time.) 

Labor & Employment Attorney – Collin County, TX

Clark Hill PLC is seeking a Labor & Employment litigation staff attorney with 6+ years of experience for its Collin County office.  Candidates with employment practices liability experience including contract, discrimination, harassment, wrongful termination, and wage and hour disputes are preferred.  Successful candidates must be detail-oriented and should possess a solid work ethic.  Strong interpersonal and communication skills are required.  Only candidates currently licensed to practice law in the State of Texas or eligible for admission without examination will be considered.  Flexible scheduling / part time opportunities are available.   

To apply submit your resume, cover letter, transcript, and writing sample using the link below.

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(Placements through external recruiters will not be considered at this time.)  

Surety Associate – Collin County, TX

Clark Hill Strasburger is seeking a litigation associate with 2-4 years of experience for its Fidelity & Surety Business Unit in Collin County, TX.  The associate is expected to work primarily on surety and construction matters and will have the opportunity to quickly become immersed in all aspects of a fast paced and team oriented practice group. Although not required, prior experience working on construction and/or surety matters or prior experience working in the construction industry is very helpful.  All candidates should have strong advocacy, research, writing, and negotiation skills, and strong academic credentials.  Prior courtroom and deposition experience is also helpful. Successful candidates will be detail-oriented, organized, and possess a solid work ethic.

To apply submit your resume, cover letter, transcript, and writing sample using the link below.

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Insurance Coverage Associate – Dallas, TX

Clark Hill Strasburger is seeking an Insurance Coverage Associate with 2-4 years of experience for its Fidelity, Surety & Coverage Business Unit in Dallas, TX. Strong writing and research skills are required. Successful candidates will be very detail-oriented, well-organized and possess a strong work ethic. Only candidates with strong academic credentials will be considered.  All candidates must either be currently licensed to practice law in the State of Texas or eligible for admission without examination.  

To apply submit your resume, cover letter, transcript, and writing sample using the link below.

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Insurance Coverage Attorney – Dallas, TX

Clark Hill PLC is seeking an insurance coverage lawyer with 5-10 years of experience for our Fidelity/Surety/Coverage group in our Dallas office.  Significant experience with professional lines insurance is necessary, as are excellent writing and research skills.  Successful candidates will be very detail-oriented, well-organized and possess a strong work ethic.  Only candidates with strong academic credentials will be considered.  All candidates must either be currently licensed to practice law in the State of Texas or eligible for admission without examination.   

To apply submit your resume, cover letter, transcript, and writing sample using the link below.

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Insurance Coverage Attorney (10+ years) – Dallas, TX

Clark Hill Strasburger is seeking an Insurance Coverage attorney with 10+ years of experience for its Fidelity, Surety & Coverage Business Unit in Dallas, TX. Significant affinity for analysis of complex issues is necessary, as are excellent writing and research skills. Successful candidates will be very detail-oriented, well-organized and possess a strong work ethic. Experience working in a team environment is preferred. Flexible schedules are available with local office and no travel required. All candidates must either be currently licensed to practice law in the State of Texas or eligible for admission without examination.

To apply submit your resume, cover letter, transcript, and writing sample using the link below.

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Litigation Associate – Dallas, TX

Clark Hill PLC is seeking an associate with 3-6 years of commercial litigation experience for its Litigation practice group in Dallas, TX.  All candidates must have the following experience: substantive trial preparation and courtroom experience, including file responsibility, motion practice, and deposition experience; strong advocacy, research, writing, and negotiation skills; and strong academic credentials.  Experience working with e-discovery software is required.  Successful candidates will be detail-oriented and organized, and will possess a solid work ethic.  Attorneys actively interested in business development activities preferred.  All candidates must either be currently licensed to practice law in the State of Texas or eligible for admission without examination. 

To apply submit your resume, cover letter, transcript, and writing sample using the link below.

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(Placements through external recruiters will not be considered at this time.)

Labor & Employment Associate – Detroit, MI

Clark Hill PLC is seeking a Labor & Employment Associate with 3-5 years of experience for its Detroit, MI office.  Candidates should have experience with a broad range of employment issues including discrimination, harassment, retaliation, and wage and hour disputes.  Candidates must also have traditional labor experience, including the representation of employers in matters involving unfair labor practices, collective bargaining, and labor arbitrations.  Successful candidates will counsel public and private employers on day-to-day management of union and non-union employees.  Excellent writing, communication, and legal research skills are required.  Only candidates currently licensed to practice law in the State of Michigan or eligible for admission without examination will be considered. Interested candidates should provide a cover letter, resume, law school transcript, and writing sample.

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(Placements through external recruiters will not be considered at this time.)

Litigation Associate – Detroit, MI

Clark Hill PLC is seeking an associate with 3-5 years of  litigation experience for its Litigation practice group in Detroit, MI.  All candidates must have substantive trial preparation and courtroom experience, including file responsibility, motion practice, and deposition experience; leadership skills; and strong academic credentials. Successful candidates will be detail-oriented, actively involved in the community, and will possess a solid work ethic. Federal clerkship experience is a plus. All candidates must either be currently licensed to practice law in the State of Michigan or eligible for admission without examination.

To apply submit your resume, cover letter, transcript, and writing sample using the link below.

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(Placements through external recruiters will not be considered at this time.)

Risk Management Attorney - Detroit, MI or Pittsburgh, PA

Clark Hill PLC is seeking a Risk Management Attorney with at least 5 years of experience for its Pittsburgh or Detroit offices.  Reporting to the Office of General Counsel, this attorney will be responsible for managing the clearing of conflicts for new clients/ and matters, plus all levels of lateral hiring, including members and mergers and acquisitions; advising attorneys on matters of legal ethics; reviewing firm contracts for lateral candidates and third-party vendors; reviewing marketing materials; and additional projects from the Office of General Counsel.  Candidates must be licensed to practice law in at least one U.S. jurisdiction.  Successful candidates must be detail-oriented and able to multi-task in a fast paced legal environment.  Strong interpersonal skills and communication skills required, plus the ability to be a dedicated team player.  Familiarity with IntApp business intake software is desirable.  

To apply submit your resume and cover letter using the link below.

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(Placements through external recruiters will not be considered at this time.) 

Legal Recruitment Manager – Houston or Dallas, TX

Clark Hill PLC is seeking a Legal Recruitment Manager to be based in its Houston or Dallas office. This position will be responsible for working on all aspects of firm-wide legal recruiting, including law student recruiting, paralegal hiring, associate hiring, and member hiring. 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Coordinating law student recruiting efforts, including OCI, 1L recruiting, summer program, and law school events;  Managing all aspects of lateral attorney and paralegal hiring, in conjunction with the Director of Legal Recruitment, including screening resumes, conducting introductory interviews, collecting and analyzing due diligence, determining the best process for continued consideration, facilitating interview schedules, and maintaining communications with candidates throughout the recruiting process; Consulting with Business Unit Leaders, Business Unit Directors, Chief Human Resources Officer, COO, and CEO, as required; Assisting in the implementation of the firm’s strategic hiring initiatives across all offices; Establishing, maintaining, and building relationships with third-party recruiters; Acting as the principal liaison in their home office and assisting with the facilitation of the recruiting process in other offices; Working with the Director of Legal Recruitment and others in Human Resources to track recruiting metrics and refine data-gathering efforts; and Assisting with other HR-related projects as delegated by the Chief Human Resources Officer. 

Qualified candidates should possess a minimum of three years of experience in recruiting, preferably within a law firm or law school. Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in a related field, such as human resources or communications. Candidates with a JD or MA in Human Resources Management are strongly preferred. Superior interpersonal and problem-solving skills, strong project management skills, and exceptional attention to detail are required. Knowledge of current technology related to managing recruiting and human resources processes is a plus. 

Interested candidates should provide a cover letter and resume to Jacki Herzog, Director of Legal Recruitment, at jherzog@clarkhill.com. Please include “Legal Recruitment Manager” in the subject line of the submission email.

Litigation Associate – Houston, TX

Clark Hill Strasburger is seeking an associate with 3-6 years of commercial litigation experience for its Litigation practice group in Houston. All candidates must have the following experience: substantive trial preparation and courtroom experience, including file responsibility, motion practice, and deposition experience; strong advocacy, research, writing, and negotiation skills; and strong academic credentials. Experience working with e-discovery software is required. Successful candidates will be detail-oriented and organized, and will possess a solid work ethic. Attorneys actively interested in business development activities preferred. All candidates must either be currently licensed to practice law in the State of Texas or eligible for admission without examination. Interested candidates should provide a cover letter, resume, law school transcript, and writing sample by applying here. 

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(Placements through external recruiters will not be considered at this time.) 

Construction Associate – Los Angeles, CA

Clark Hill PLC is seeking a Construction Associate with at least 3 years of construction litigation experience for its Construction Law practice group in Los Angeles, CA. All candidates must have the following experience: trial preparation and courtroom experience, including file responsibility, motion practice, and deposition experience; strong advocacy, research, writing, and negotiation skills; and, since this position is technically-oriented, prior experience in construction, engineering, or architecture. Successful candidates must have excellent analytical skills and be detail-oriented, highly organized, and must possess a solid work ethic. Experience with insurance defense processes is considered a plus. All candidates must have a strong academic record from an ABA-accredited law school and must be currently licensed to practice law in the State of California.

To apply submit your resume, cover letter, transcript, and writing sample using the link below.

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(Placements through external recruiters will not be considered at this time.)  

Healthcare Associate (Long Term Care) – Los Angeles, CA

Clark Hill is seeking a civil litigation attorney with 4-6 years of experience in medical malpractice and elder abuse law for the Long Term Care practice in its Los Angeles office. All candidates must have the following experience: trial preparation and courtroom experience, including file responsibility, motion practice, and deposition experience; strong advocacy, research, writing, and negotiation skills; and strong academic credentials. Successful candidates must be detail-oriented, organized, and should possess a solid work ethic. Strong interpersonal and communication skills are also required. Only candidates currently licensed to practice law in the State of California will be considered.

To apply submit your resume, cover letter, transcript, and writing sample using the link below.

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Litigation Associate – Los Angeles, CA

Clark Hill is seeking an associate with 3-6 years of experience for its Litigation Practice Group in Los Angeles, CA.  The ideal candidate will have solid experience in general litigation. The associate’s work will be in the area of general commercial litigation with a focus on transportation and products defense.  All candidates must have the following qualifications: deposition experience; strong advocacy, research, writing, and negotiation skills; and strong academic credentials.  Successful candidates must be detail-oriented, organized, and should possess a solid work ethic.  Strong interpersonal and communication skills are also required.  All candidates must be currently licensed to practice law in the state of California.   

To apply submit your resume, cover letter, transcript, and writing sample using the link below.

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We will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in a manner consistent with applicable laws.

Litigation Junior Associate – Los Angeles, CA

Clark Hill is seeking an associate attorney with 1-2 years of experience for its Litigation Practice Group in Los Angeles, CA. The associate’s work will be in the area of general commercial litigation with a focus on transportation and products defense. All candidates must possess strong advocacy, research, writing, and negotiation skills; and strong academic credentials. Successful candidates must be detail-oriented, organized, and should possess a solid work ethic. 

To apply submit your resume, cover letter, transcript, and writing sample using the link below.

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(Placements through external recruiters will not be considered at this time.)

We will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in a manner consistent with applicable laws.

Labor & Employment Associate – Philadelphia, PA

Clark Hill PLC is seeking a Labor & Employment Associate with 3-5 years of experience for its Philadelphia, PA office. Candidates must have traditional labor experience, including the representation of employers in matters involving unfair labor practices, collective bargaining, and labor arbitrations.  Successful candidates will counsel public and private employers on day-to-day management of union and non-union employees. Also, candidates should have experience with a broad range of employment issues including workplace discrimination, harassment, retaliation, and wage and hour disputes.   Excellent writing, communication, and legal research skills are required.  Only candidates currently licensed to practice law in the State of Pennsylvania or eligible for admission without examination will be considered. Interested candidates should provide a cover letter, resume, law school transcript, and writing sample.

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(Placements through external recruiters will not be considered at this time.)

Litigation Associate – Pittsburgh, PA

Clark Hill is seeking a mid-level Litigation Associate with 3-4 years of experience for its Litigation Business Unit in Pittsburgh, PA. All candidates must have the following experience: substantive trial preparation and courtroom experience, including file responsibility, motion practice, and deposition experience. Experience working with e-discovery software is required. Successful candidates will be detail-oriented and organized, and will possess a solid work ethic. Strong writing skills and oral communication skills are also required. Only candidates currently licensed to practice law in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania or eligible for admission without examination will be considered. Interested candidates should provide a cover letter, resume, law school transcript, and writing sample.

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(Placements through external recruiters will not be considered at this time.)

Litigation Associate – San Diego, CA

Clark Hill is seeking an associate attorney with 5+ years of experience for its Litigation Practice Group in San Diego, CA.  The ideal candidate will have solid experience in general litigation, especially products liability.  Experience with mass tort litigation a plus.  All candidates must have the following experience: trial preparation and courtroom experience, including file responsibility, motion practice, and deposition experience; strong advocacy, research, writing, and negotiation skills; and strong academic credentials.  Successful candidates must be detail-oriented, organized, and should possess a solid work ethic.  Strong interpersonal and communication skills are also required.  All candidates must be currently licensed to practice law in the state of California. 

To apply submit your resume, cover letter, transcript, and writing sample using the link below.

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(Placements through external recruiters will not be considered at this time.)

​We will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in a manner consistent with applicable laws.

Litigation Junior Associate – San Diego, CA

Clark Hill is seeking an associate attorney with 1-3 years of experience for its Litigation Practice Group in San Diego, CA. The associate’s work will be in the area of general litigation with a focus on products liability. All candidates must possess strong advocacy, research, writing, and negotiation skills; and strong academic credentials. Successful candidates must be detail-oriented, organized, and should possess a solid work ethic. 

To apply submit your resume, cover letter, transcript, and writing sample using the link below.

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(Placements through external recruiters will not be considered at this time.)

​We will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in a manner consistent with applicable laws.

Immigration Associate – Washington, DC

Clark Hill PLC is seeking an Immigration Associate with 2+ years of immigration law experience for its Immigration business unit in Washington, DC. Qualified candidates should have experience representing clients in immigration court and before USCIS. Candidates should possess strong legal research and writing skills. Successful candidates should have experience preparing immigration benefit applications, along with preparing humanitarian relief and waiver applications. Spanish is preferred. Only candidates currently licensed to practice law in the District of Columbia or a U.S. jurisdiction.  

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(Placements through external recruiters will not be considered at this time.)


Clark Hill PLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer