Vedder Price

Vedder Price offers outstanding opportunities to work in well-respected practices and with talented and experienced colleagues—serving a prestigious client base across the globe. Accordingly, we hire only attorneys who meet our standards.

We are proud of our ability to offer the highest quality legal services.

We allow you to accept as much responsibility and client contact as you are ready to assume. Our compensation structure is competitive and includes merit-based bonuses. In addition to enjoying exciting, interesting work, you will receive substantial professional development assistance in the form of training, mentoring and performance feedback.

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To learn more about available associate positions with Vedder Price, please see our Lateral Associate Opportunities page.

For additional information, please contact:

Pamela G. Masters
Manager of Legal Recruiting
Chicago, San Francisco,  Los Angeles and Dallas Offices
222 N. LaSalle Street
25th Floor
Chicago, Illinois 60601
Fax: +1 (312) 609 5005
pmasters@vedderprice.com  

Elise Rippe
Manager of Legal Recruiting
New York, Washington, DC, London and Singapore Offices

1633 Broadway
31st Floor
New York, New York 10019
Fax: +1 (212) 407 7799
erippe@vedderprice.com

Vedder Price is seeking an associate with 3-5 years of experience to join its Financial Institutions Group in the Chicago or Dallas office. We enjoy an outstanding reputation as a leading financial services firm, with strong credentials and experience counseling and representing global and national financial institutions on a wide range of matters. The ideal candidate has 3-5 years of general corporate and M&A law firm experience and has experience in bank M&A and bank regulatory matters. Candidate must be admitted in (and in good standing with) Illinois or Texas or is taking steps to become admitted in Illinois or Texas.

Please note that Vedder Price is a federal contractor. Any recruiters wishing to submit candidates for positions in our U.S. offices must first contact the Legal Recruiting team at legalrecruiting@vedderprice.com to complete the required paperwork before any candidate submissions will be accepted by the firm. 
 

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Vedder Price is seeking a mid-senior associate (2nd to 8th year) to join its Finance and Transactions Group in the Chicago, Dallas, New York or Los Angeles office. Candidates must have 2-8 years of commercial finance experience. Experience in drafting loan documents and managing loan transactions is preferred. Candidates should have excellent oral and written communication skills, and the ability to work effectively as part of a team or independently in a fast-paced and intellectually challenging environment. Candidates with strong academic backgrounds are required. Candidates must be admitted in the location for which they are applying (Illinois, Texas, New York or California) or taking steps to become admitted in that jurisdiction.


Please note that Vedder Price is a federal contractor. Any recruiters wishing to submit candidates for positions in our U.S. offices must first contact the Legal Recruiting team at legalrecruiting@vedderprice.com to complete the required paperwork before any candidate submissions will be accepted by the firm.

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Vedder Price is seeking a mid- to senior-level M&A associate (3rd to 8th year) to join its Finance & Transactions Group in the Chicago, Los Angeles, New York or San Francisco office. Candidates must have 3-8 years of transactional/M&A experience, preferably with private equity and/or venture capital experience.  Candidates must be admitted in and in good standing with the jurisdiction for which they are applying (Illinois, California or New York) or taking steps to become admitted in that jurisdiction. Candidates with a business, accounting or MBA background are preferred.

Please note that Vedder Price is a federal contractor. Any recruiters wishing to submit candidates for positions in our U.S. offices must first contact the Legal Recruiting team at legalrecruiting@vedderprice.com to complete the required paperwork before any candidate submissions will be accepted by the firm.

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Vedder Price is seeking an associate with 1-8 years of experience to join its Global Transportation Finance Group in the Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, New York or Washington, DC office. The Global Transportation Finance Group is one of the largest, most experienced and best recognized transportation finance practices in the world focusing on aviation, rail, maritime and general equipment transactions.  The lawyers that comprise Vedder Price’s Global Transportation Finance Group have M&A, corporate finance, asset finance, private equity and general corporate backgrounds, and the practice is a unique multidisciplinary practice leveraging all of these skillsets. Candidates must have 1-8 years of transactional law experience (M&A, general corporate, finance, etc.). Candidates must also have strong oral and written communication skills, and the ability to work effectively as part of a team or independently in a fast-paced environment. Candidates must be admitted in (and in good standing with) the applicable jurisdiction (Illinois, Texas, California, New York or District of Columbia) or taking steps to become admitted in the applicable jurisdiction.

Please note that Vedder Price is a federal contractor. Any recruiters wishing to submit candidates for positions in our U.S. offices must first contact the Legal Recruiting team at legalrecruiting@vedderprice.com to complete the required paperwork before any candidate submissions will be accepted by the firm.

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At Vedder Price, we know that great people are key to our success.  We have an exciting opportunity for an associate with 3-5 years of transactional experience to join our internationally-regarded Global Transportation Finance Group in New York. If you join us, you will work as part of one of the largest, most experienced and best recognized transportation finance practices in the world.

Please note that Vedder Price is a federal contractor. Any recruiters wishing to submit candidates for positions in our U.S. offices must first contact the Legal Recruiting team at legalrecruiting@vedderprice.com to complete the required paperwork before any candidate submissions will be accepted by the firm.

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Vedder Price is seeking a junior to mid-level associate (2nd to 4th year) to join its Government Investigations & White Collar Defense group within the Litigation practice area in the Chicago office.  Candidate must have 2-4 years of law firm experience, very strong research and advocacy writing skills, and litigation and case management experience in the areas of SEC enforcement matters, white collar criminal matters, internal investigations, securities litigation and False Claims Act matters.  Securities class action experience is preferred.  Candidates must be admitted and in good standing with the Illinois State Bar or taking steps to become admitted in Illinois.

Please note that Vedder Price is a federal contractor. Any recruiters wishing to submit candidates for positions in our U.S. offices must first contact the Legal Recruiting team at legalrecruiting@vedderprice.com to complete the required paperwork before any candidate submissions will be accepted by the firm.

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Vedder Price is seeking a mid-level litigation associate to join its Labor & Employment Group in the San Francisco office. Candidates must have 4-6 years of solid litigation experience, which includes handling various labor and employment disputes. Candidates are familiar with the basics of working up a case for trial and have experience in writing dispositive motions, taking and defending depositions, and managing all aspects of discovery. Candidates must be admitted in (and in good standing with) California or are taking steps to become admitted in California. 

Please note that Vedder Price is a federal contractor. Any recruiters wishing to submit candidates for positions in our U.S. offices must first contact the Legal Recruiting team at legalrecruiting@vedderprice.com to complete the required paperwork before any candidate submissions will be accepted by the firm.
 

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Vedder Price is seeking a mid-level associate to join its Litigation Group in the Chicago office. Candidates must have 3-4 years of general Litigation experience, including deposition and case management experience. Candidates must have strong research and brief writing skills. Candidates must be admitted (and in good standing with) the State Bar of Illinois or currently taking steps to become admitted in Illinois. 


Please note that Vedder Price is a federal contractor. Any recruiters wishing to submit candidates for positions in our U.S. offices must first contact the Legal Recruiting team at legalrecruiting@vedderprice.com to complete the required paperwork before any candidate submissions will be accepted by the firm.

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Vedder Price is seeking a junior/mid-level associate (2nd to 4th year) to join its Litigation Group in the New York office.

Please note that Vedder Price is a federal contractor. Any recruiters wishing to submit candidates for positions in our U.S. offices must first contact the Legal Recruiting team at legalrecruiting@vedderprice.com to complete the required paperwork before any candidate submissions will be accepted by the firm.

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Vedder Price is seeking an associate with 3-5 years of experience to join its Securities and Capital Markets Group in the Chicago office. Our Securities and Capital Markets team represents organizations in all phases of the capital-raising process and advises corporate and financial institution clients on a wide range of financing opportunities and alternatives. The ideal candidate has 3-5 years of Corporate/Capital Markets/Securities transactional experience and experience with SEC public company/Securities Exchange Act of 1934 reporting and related filings.

Please note that Vedder Price is a federal contractor. Any recruiters wishing to submit candidates for positions in our U.S. offices must first contact the Legal Recruiting team at legalrecruiting@vedderprice.com to complete the required paperwork before any candidate submissions will be accepted by the firm.

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