Lateral Associates

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Blank Rome has a long, successful history of growth through strategic combinations and the addition of lateral attorneys. During the last ten years we achieved our goal to develop leading practices in the financial capital of the world, New York City, as well as to become a leading player in our nation's capital, Washington, DC – as well as opening new offices in Los Angeles, Houston, and Shanghai.  Our dynamic, thriving practice continually seeks new legal talent to better serve the needs of our clients globally.

Blank Rome's culture welcomes and values the unique qualities that come with all of its attorneys, whether they began their careers at Blank Rome or came to us after many years of experience at other firms, within government, from corporations, or from a host of other backgrounds.

Blank Rome recognizes the special needs of lateral attorneys at all stages in their careers.  From orientation to advanced skills training, Blank Rome provides cutting-edge professional development and training to ensure that the law career you build will suit your needs and the needs of our clients well into the future.

Current Opportunities

Junior Finance Associate
The New York office of Blank Rome LLP is seeking a Junior Level Finance Associate with 3 to 5 years of experience.  Candidates should have significant hands-on experience in the structuring, drafting and negotiation of middle market lender’s-side debt financing transactions, with strong UCC Article 9 experience essential and syndicated asset-based lending experience preferred.  Candidates must be self-motivated, confident, personable team players and have outstanding professional and academic credentials.  This position is open to recruiting agency submissions.  Apply Here.

Corporate, M&A and Securities Associate (PHL Office)
The Philadelphia office of Blank Rome LLP has an opening for a Corporate, M&A and Securities Associate with 4-6 years of experience.  Candidates are required to have broad-based experience in the mergers and acquisitions area. Securities law knowledge is a plus, but not required. This associate will support our business transactional practice groups, but primarily our M&A and Private Equity Group.  Candidates must be self-motivated, confident, personable team players and have outstanding professional credentials. This position is open to recruiting agency submissions.  Apply Here.

ERISA Associate
The Philadelphia office of Blank Rome LLP has an opening for an ERISA Associate with 3-5 years of experience.  Candidates are required to have broad-based experience in employee benefits and executive compensation. Candidates must be self-motivated, confident, personable team players and have outstanding professional credentials.   Admission to PA is required.This position is NOT open to recruiting agency submissions.  Apply Here.

Corporate, M&A and Securities Associate (PITS Office)
The Pittsburgh office of Blank Rome LLP has an opening for a Corporate, M&A and Securities Associate with 3-5 years of experience.  Candidates are required to have broad-based experience in the mergers and acquisitions area. Securities law knowledge is a plus, but not required. This associate will support our business transactional practice groups, but primarily our M&A and Private Equity Group.  Candidates must be self-motivated, confident, personable team players and have outstanding professional credentials. This position is NOT open to recruiting agency submissions.  Apply Here.

Real Estate Development Associate
The New York office of Blank Rome LLP has an opening for a Real Estate Associate with at least 5 years of lending experience.  Commercial real estate financing experience is a must, Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae work preferred.  Candidates must be self-motivated, personable team players.  Candidates must also have outstanding academic and professional credentials.  This position is open to recruiting agency submissionsApply Here.

Real Estate Associate
The Los Angeles office of Blank Rome LLP has an opening for a Real Estate Associate with at least 7 years of experience. Hands-on, broad-based general real estate experience necessary, and extensive prior leasing work is essential.  Experience in real estate development is a plus.  Candidates must be self-motivated, personable team players. Candidates must also have outstanding academic and professional credentials.  Candidates must be admitted to practice in California.  This position is open to recruiting agency submissions. Apply Here.

Corporate, M&A and Securities Associate (LA Office)
The Los Angeles office of Blank Rome LLP has an opening for a corporate associate with 4-6 years of experience.  Candidates are required to have experience in broad-based general corporate matters, as well as in the mergers and acquisitions area.  Securities law knowledge is preferred, but not required, and some experience in real estate transactional work is a plus.  Excellent writing skills are a must.  This associate will support our business transactional practice groups.  Candidates must be self-motivated, confident, personable team players and have outstanding professional credentials.  This position is open to recruiting agency submissions.  Apply Here.

Insurance Coverage Associate
The Washington DC office of Blank Rome LLP has an opening for an Insurance Coverage Associate with 1-4 years of experience.  Candidates are required to have insurance coverage experience in representing policy holders and no prior representations of any insurance companies. Candidates must be self-motivated, confident, personable team players and have outstanding writing skills and professional credentials.  This position is open to recruiting agency submissions. Apply Here.

Corporate Litigation Associate

Blank Rome LLP's Los Angeles office has an opening for a Corporate Litigation Associate with 2-3 years of experience. Candidates should have hands-on experience preparing written discovery and pleadings of all kinds, conducting depositions, and completing in-depth analysis of law and facts. Experience with consumer Class Actions is a must.  A working knowledge of the TCPA, California’s call recording statutes, state breach notification laws and related privacy related statutes is also desirable.  The ideal candidate must have excellent verbal, writing, and legal research skills. Candidates must be self-motivated, personable team players and have outstanding academic and professional credentials. Candidates must be admitted to practice in California.  This position is open to recruiting agency submissions. Apply Here.

Government Contracts Associate
The Washington, DC office of Blank Rome LLP is seeking an associate for their Government Contracts practice.  Candidates must have 2 to 4 years of government contracts experience developed at a clerkship, law firm, in-house, or government position.  Candidates should have a well-developed knowledge of the FAR and DFARS.  Experience working on bid protests, contract claims, government investigations, and related litigation matters is preferred.   The ideal candidate will have strong analytical and writing skills, demonstrated initiative, and a commitment to the practice area.  This position is open to recruiting agency submissions.  Apply Here.

Labor and Employment Associate
The Philadelphia office of Blank Rome LLP has an opening for a Labor and Employment Associate with 4-6 years of experience.  Candidates are required to have in-depth litigation and counseling experience in an array of employment law areas, and, specifically, experience representing employers.  Candidates must have excellent verbal, writing, and legal research skills. Candidates must be self-motivated, personable team players and have outstanding academic and professional credentials. Admission to Pennsylvania Bar is required.  This position is NOT open to recruiting agency submissions. Apply Here

Labor and Employment Practice Attorney
The Philadelphia office of Blank Rome LLP has an opening for a Labor and Employment Practice Attorney with at least 4 years of experience.  Candidates are required to have in-depth litigation and counseling experience in an array of employment law areas, and, specifically, experience representing employers.  Candidates must have excellent verbal, writing, and legal research skills. Candidates must be self-motivated, personable team players and have outstanding academic and professional credentials. Admission to Pennsylvania Bar is required.  Please note that this position is for a non-partner track attorney.  This position is NOT open to recruiting agency submissions. Apply Here.

Corporate Litigation Associate
Blank Rome LLP's Los Angeles office has an opening for a Corporate Litigation Associate with 4-5 years of experience. Candidates should have hands-on experience preparing written discovery and pleadings of all kinds, conducting depositions, and completing in-depth analysis of law and facts. Experience with consumer Class Actions is a must.  A working knowledge of the TCPA, California’s call recording statutes, state breach notification laws and related privacy related statutes is also desirable.  The ideal candidate must have excellent verbal, writing, and legal research skills. Candidates must be self-motivated, personable team players and have outstanding academic and professional credentials. Candidates must be admitted to practice in California.  This position is open to recruiting agency submissions.  Apply Here.