Opportunities

Position

Description Office

Energy and Infrastructure Lawyer

The Houston office is seeking a lawyer with 2-4 years of litigation experience to join the Energy and Infrastructure practice team.  The candidate must have a strong interest in energy litigation, including traditional oil and gas litigation (including upstream, midstream, and oil field services).  The ideal candidate should have experience in matters involving oil and gas royalties, surface use, lease interpretation disputes, and/or contract and commercial disputes.  The candidate must have strong research, analysis, and writing skills. The candidate should also be admitted to and be in good standing with the Texas Bar.

Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status

Houston

Disputes Lawyer

The Houston office is seeking a 4 -6 year associate to join the Antitrust Team in the Disputes group. The ideal candidate should have general commercial litigation experience, including drafting briefs and other pleadings, handling discovery, and tackling complex factual and legal issues. Experience in antitrust, class actions, or other complex commercial proceedings is strongly preferred. Additional requirements include: excellent academic credentials in addition to strong analytical, verbal, and written communication skills.  Must be admitted to and a member in good standing of the Texas Bar.

Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status

Houston

Financial Restructuring and Insolvency Lawyer

The New York office is seeking a bankruptcy associate with 2-3 years of experience to join the Financial Restructuring and Insolvency practice team.   Successful candidates will have experience representing secured and unsecured creditors, purchasers, and other parties in Chapter 11 cases.  The candidate must have strong research, analysis, and writing skills. The candidate should also be admitted to and be in good standing with the New York Bar.

Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status

New York

Financial Institutions and Insurance Lawyer

The New York  office is seeking a counsel candidate with 6 plus years of experience to join the Financial Institutions and Insurance team.  The ideal candidate should have experience in  excess casualty / general liability (in particular, Bermuda Form disputes), environmental coverage, property, financial institutions, professional liability, products liability, and finite reinsurance general litigation and/or international arbitration experience, including drafting briefs and other pleadings, handling discovery, preparing witness statements and/or experts reports and/or taking depositions and tackling complex factual and legal issues.  Class action experience or involvement in major Bermuda Form disputes and/or international arbitrations is a plus.  Excellent academic credentials and strong analytical, verbal, writing, and case management skills required.  Must be admitted to and a member in good standing of the New York Bar.

Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status

New York

Transportation Finance Lawyer

The New York office is seeking an associate with 3+ years of transactional experience to join the asset finance practice. Candidates should have a background in finance, commercial lending, and leasing deals. Candidates should have strong academic credentials and prior work experience, (preferably within an international law firm or in-house counsel to an airline or aircraft leasing company).

Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status

New York

Commerical Litigation Lawyer

The San Antonio office of Norton Rose Fulbright is seeking an associate with three to five years of litigation experience to join the Commercial Litigation team. The candidate must have strong research, analysis, and writing skills. The candidate should also be admitted to and be in good standing with the Texas Bar.

Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status

San Antonio

Projects Lawyer

The New York and Washington offices are seeking midlevel associates with 3 to 5 years of Project Finance experience. The ideal candidate will have prior experience in project finance specific transactions and top firm and academic credentials. The candidate must have strong competency in drafting and negotiating principal financing documentation as well as experience in drafting or reviewing project documentation.

Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status

Washington, D.C.

New York

Staff Counsel

   

Staff Counsel

Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP is hiring lawyers to support its in-house Staff Counsel workforce.  Under the direction of Norton Rose Fulbright lawyers, Staff Counsel assist litigation teams with complex legal work for the world's leading companies.

Staff Counsel at Norton Rose Fulbright receive sophisticated work and firm-supported training and supervision.  Staff Counsel at Norton Rose Fulbright are not on a traditional partnership-track, however, they enjoy practicing law for sophisticated clients without some of the pressures or responsibilities that are associated with a traditional partnership-track positions.

Staff Counsel will be located in Norton Rose Fulbright's San Antonio office.  Compensation for Staff Counsel will be based upon market factors, begins at $85,000 and is depending on experience.

Responsibilities for Staff Counsel positions at Norton Rose Fulbright include, but are not limited to:

  • Handling all aspects of written discovery;
  • Preparing motions and other pleadings;
  • Attending hearings;
  • Taking depositions and preparing deposition summaries;
  • Client reporting, including the preparation of status reports; and
  • Some document review and legal research

     

    Qualifications and Experience

  • Juris Doctor degree from an ABA accredited institution;
  • Must be licensed to practice law and in good standing in Texas;
  • 2 plus years of litigation experience;
  • Excellent research, analytical, problem identification, and resolution skills;
  • Superior attention to detail;
  • Proven and demonstrable dedication to work product quality;
  • Ability to work efficiently and effectively to meet deadlines;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Ability to work both as part of team and independently with appropriate supervision; 
  •  Willingness to occasionally provide after hours, overtime, and weekend support, if needed.

Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status

San Antonio