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

White Collar Defense and Investigation Associate
The Washington, D.C. office of Blank Rome LLP has an opening for a Litigation Associate with at least 3-5 years of experience assisting on traditional white collar work including internal investigations or federal investigations/prosecutions involving FCPA, FCA, money laundering, fraud, antitrust, and/or securities enforcement. Candidates should have experience in managing responses to grand jury subpoenas, witness preparation, complex criminal litigation in state or federal courts including experience drafting pleadings and motions, and conducting parallel or independent internal investigations.  Trial experience is preferred and prior Government service is welcome.  Candidates must be self-motivated, personable team players, and have outstanding academic and professional credentials.  This position is open to recruiting agency submissions at this time.  Apply Here.

Consumer Finance Litigation Associate
The Fort Lauderdale office of Blank Rome LLP has an opening for a Litigation Associate with at least 6-9 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 Florida.  This position is open to recruiting agency submissions at this time.  Apply Here.

Matrimonial Associate
The Los Angeles office of Blank Rome LLP has an opening for a Matrimonial Associate with at least 3 years of experience.  Candidates must have excellent research, writing, and discovery skills, and significant hands-on experience with drafting family law motions and pleadings.  Candidates must be self-motivated, personable team players and have outstanding academic and professional credentials and be licensed to practice in California.  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.

Real Estate Associate
The Philadelphia office of Blank Rome LLP has an opening for a Real Estate Associate with at least 4-7 years of experience to join our rapidly expanding practice. The ideal candidate would be savvy in negotiating the acquisition, disposition, leasing, development, construction, and financing of real estate projects.  Candidates must be self-motivated, personable team players who are comfortable directly interfacing with clients and leading matters as appropriate.  Outstanding academic and professional credentials are needed to join this exciting, energetic, fast-paced team.  Experience in a large law firm setting is preferred.  Candidates must be admitted to practice in Pennsylvania.  This position is open to recruiting agency submissions at this time.  Apply Here.

Finance Associate
Blank Rome LLP is seeking a Finance Associate with at least 3 years of experience.  We are open to having this candidate sit in our Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, New York, and/or Philadelphia office. 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, 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.

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 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.

Real Estate Associate
The New York office of Blank Rome LLP has a special opportunity for a Real Estate Associate with at least 3-6 years of experience to join our rapidly expanding practice. The ideal candidate would be savvy in negotiating the acquisition, disposition, leasing, development, construction, and financing of real estate projects.  Candidates must be self-motivated, personable team players who are comfortable directly interfacing with clients and leading matters as appropriate.  Outstanding academic and professional credentials are needed to join this exciting, energetic, fast-paced team.  Experience in a large law firm setting is preferred.  Candidates must be admitted to practice in New York.  This position is open to recruiting agency submissions at this time. Apply Here.