PORTLAND - Labor & Employment Associate Attorney

Verrill Dana, LLP seeks to hire an associate attorney to join our Portland office as a member of our Labor & Employment Practice Group. Verrill Dana is a full service law firm with more than 130 attorneys conducting a nationwide practice from our offices in Portland and Augusta, Maine; Boston, Massachusetts; Westport, Connecticut; Providence, Rhode Island; and Washington, D.C. 

 Our Labor & Employment Law attorneys practice on a national stage. In addition to regular appearances in state and federal courts, they often appear before those state and federal agencies that create and enforce the various frameworks that regulate the employer/employee relationship. Areas of experience include matters involving wrongful discharge, employment discrimination, workers' compensation, wage and hour laws, employee privacy and the Occupational Safety and Health Act. They are active in labor management relations, union negotiations, representation elections and arbitrations. Advice on issues involving equal employment opportunity, affirmative action, employment contracts, non-competition agreements and public sector employment round out the inclusive list of services provided by Group members.

The ideal candidate will have: at least four years of private practice experience in labor and employment law; superb research and writing skills; superior verbal/interpersonal communication skills, with the ability to communicate complex theories to other attorneys and clients; a license to practice in Maine and another New England jurisdiction; and an interest in practicing in Maine, with a willingness to travel to our other offices in Boston and Westport. Verrill Dana offers a competitive salary and benefits package, as well as an excellent work environment in which our employees can grow and prosper both professionally and personally.

Please send cover letter and resume in confidence to:

Sarah M. Lacombe
HR Recruiting & Development Specialist

Verrill Dana, LLP is an Equal Opportunity Employer