Lateral Associates

Our dynamic, thriving Firm continually seeks new legal talent to better serve the needs of our clients globally.

Blank Rome has a long, successful history of growth through strategic combinations and the addition of leading lateral attorneys. During the last ten years alone, we achieved our goals of developing leading practices in the financial capital of the world, New York City, as well as becoming a legal leader in our nation's capital, Washington, D.C. Additionally, we opened new offices in Los Angeles, Houston, and Shanghai, and expanded those offices with leading lateral hires and new office space.

Blank Rome's culture welcomes and values the unique qualities that come with all of our 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.

We also recognize the special needs of our lateral attorneys at all stages of their careers. From orientation to advanced skills training, our Firm provides cutting-edge professional development and training to ensure that our laterals will build careers that suit both their needs and the needs of our clients, well into the future.

Please apply for any positions directly using the links below. If you have other inquiries, please direct them to recruiting@blankrome.com.

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CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES

Patent Agent
The Houston office of Blank Rome LLP has an opening for a Patent Agent with at least one year of experience to support the Firm's patent prosecution practice, leveraging technical expertise to assist the Firm's clients in protecting their technology with patents. The Patent Agent will work under the supervision of a licensed patent attorney to draft patent applications and prosecute applications through the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. The Patent Agent assists attorneys in the writing of scientific and technical documents clearly and concisely, conducting legal and technical research using all available resources in support of various patent-related matters. Successful candidates will possess a Bachelor's Degree, with a specialization in electrical and/or computer engineering. Candidates must be registered to practice in front of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office or be Patent Bar eligible. Candidates must have strong time management skills and be able to meet and manage internal and client-driven deadlines with assignments coming from multiple partners and clients.  Candidates must have strong attention to detail, writing skills, and analytical skills with the ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment.  and have strong analytical skills with the ability to work well under pressure, in a fast-paced environment.  Candidates based in Houston, Texas area preferred. However, we will consider a remote position for U.S. based candidates in states where Blank Rome LLP has offices. This position is open to recruiting agency submissions at this time.  Apply Here.

Investment Management Associate
Blank Rome LLP has an opening for an Investment Management associate with at least 1-2 years of experience.  Candidates can be based out of either our New York, Philadelphia, Washington, D.C. or Princeton offices.  Candidates are required to have broad-based experience in the investment management area and the federal securities laws. 1940 Act experience is preferred. Candidates must be self-motivated, confident, personable team players, have outstanding professional and academic credentials and be admitted to practice in their respective state. This position is open to recruiting agency submissions at this time.  Apply Here.

Investment Management Associate
Blank Rome LLP has an opening for an Investment Management associate with at least 3-5 years of experience.  Candidates can be based out of either our New York, Philadelphia, Washington, D.C. or Princeton offices.  Candidates are required to have broad-based experience in the investment management area and the federal securities laws. 1940 Act experience is preferred. Candidates must be self-motivated, confident, personable team players, have outstanding professional and academic credentials and be admitted to practice in their respective state. This position is open to recruiting agency submissions at this time.  Apply Here.

State and Local Tax Associate
The New York office of Blank Rome LLP has an opening for a State and Local Tax Associate with at least 4-6 years of relevant experience. Candidates must be self-motivated, confident, personable team players and have outstanding professional credentials.  Candidates must be admitted to practice in New York. This position is open to recruiting agency submissions at this time. Apply Here.

Litigation Practice Attorney
The Cincinnati office of Blank Rome LLP has an opening for a Litigation Practice Attorney with at least 4 to 7 years of experience who will work primarily on financial services litigation. Candidates must be able to handle all phases of litigation and have substantial in-court experience, including drafting and arguing substantive discovery, dispositive and injunctive relief motions and appeals. Bankruptcy and class action litigation experience is a plus. Candidates must be well organized, self-motivated, personable team players and have outstanding academic and professional credentials. Candidates must be admitted to practice in Ohio and Kentucky. Please note that this position is for a non-partner track attorney.  This position is open to recruiting agency submissions at this time.  Apply Here.

Litigation Practice Attorney
Blank Rome LLP has an opening for a Litigation Practice Attorney with at least 2-4 years of experience who will work primarily on financial services litigation. We are open to having this candidate sit in our New York or Philadelphia office.  Candidates must be able to handle all phases of litigation and have substantial in-court experience, including drafting and arguing substantive discovery, dispositive and injunctive relief motions and appeals. Bankruptcy and class action litigation experience is a plus but not required. Candidates must be well organized, self-motivated, personable team players and must have strong academic and professional credentials. Candidates must be admitted to practice in New York and/or Pennsylvania.  Admission to both is preferred.  Please note that this is a non-partner track position. This position is open to recruiting agency submissions at this time. Apply Here.

Litigation Practice Attorney
Blank Rome LLP has an opening for a Litigation Practice Attorney with at least 4-7 years of experience who will work primarily on financial services litigation. We are open to having this candidate sit in our New York or Philadelphia office.  Candidates must be able to handle all phases of litigation and have substantial in-court experience, including drafting and arguing substantive discovery, dispositive and injunctive relief motions and appeals. Bankruptcy and class action litigation experience is a plus but not required. Candidates must be well organized, self-motivated, personable team players and must have strong academic and professional credentials. Candidates must be admitted to practice in New York and/or Pennsylvania.  Admission to both is preferred.  Please note that this is a non-partner track position. This position is open to recruiting agency submissions at this time. Apply Here.

Corporate, M&A, and Securities Associate
Blank Rome LLP has an opening for a corporate associate with at least 3 years of experience. We are open to having this candidate sit in our New York, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh or Washington, D.C. office. Candidates should have experience in broad-based general corporate matters, and in particular in the mergers and acquisitions and private equity areas. Securities law knowledge is preferred, but not required. This associate will be hired into our Corporate, M&A, and Securities Practice Group. Candidates must be self-motivated, confident, personable team players, have outstanding professional and academic credentials and be admitted to practice in their respective state. This position is open to recruiting agency submissions at this time.  Apply Here.