Vedder Price

We are seeking experienced attorneys who can contribute specific and valuable skills to our team.

We are strongly committed to equal employment opportunities for all applicants, and we invite applications from qualified attorneys who want a challenging practice in an open and flexible firm.

If you would like to apply for a position with Vedder Price, please submit your cover letter, resume and transcript, in confidence, to:

Amanda K. Brummel
Manager of Legal Recruiting
Chicago Office Contact
222 North LaSalle Street
Suite 2600
Chicago, Illinois 60601
Fax: +1 (312) 609 5005
abrummel@vedderprice.com

Elise Rippe
Manager of Legal Recruiting
New York, Washington, DC, London, San Francisco, Los Angeles and Singapore Offices Contact
1633 Broadway
31st Floor
New York, New York 10019
Fax: +1 (212) 407 7799
erippe@vedderprice.com

Careers & Open Positions

Vedder Price’s Chicago office seeks an intellectual property associate with 3-5 years’ of experience. Candidate must be registered to practice before the USPTO and have a technical degree. Candidates with some experience with trademark application and cancellation proceedings preferred. Candidates should have strong oral and written communication skills and the ability to work effectively as part of a team (including cross-office) and independently. Candidates must have strong academic backgrounds and be admitted to the Illinois Bar. If admitted elsewhere, candidates must be willing to take steps to become admitted in Illinois.

To apply, send a resume, transcript and cover letter to Amanda Brummel, Manager of Legal Recruiting, at abrummel@vedderprice.com.

 

Vedder Price’s Chicago office seeks an associate with 2 - 5 years of corporate/investment management experience. 40 Act experience is required. Candidates should have strong oral and written communication skills and the ability to work effectively as part of a team (including cross-office) and independently. Candidates must have strong academic backgrounds and be admitted to the Illinois Bar. If admitted elsewhere, candidates must be willing to take steps to become admitted in IL.

To apply, send a resume, transcript and cover letter to Amanda Brummel, Manager of Legal Recruiting, at abrummel@vedderprice.com.

 

Vedder Price's Los Angeles office seeks an associate with 3-5 years of general corporate/M&A experience for its Finance & Transactions Group. Candidates should 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. Strong academic backgrounds, immediately transferable skills, law firm experience and California bar admittance are required.

To apply, send a resume, transcript and cover letter to Elise Rippe, Manager of Legal Recruiting, at erippe@vedderprice.com.

 

Vedder Price’s New York Office seeks a registered U.S. Patent Attorney with at least 3-5 years of patent preparation and prosecution and client counseling experience in a general practice law firm with an IP Group or an IP Boutique.

Required candidate qualifications include:

An advanced degree (MS or PhD; ideally PhD) in Chemistry (e.g., Organic Chemistry) with an understanding and experience with polymers, synthetic chemistry, biotechnology and biology. Candidates with an advanced degree (MS or PhD; ideally PhD) in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology or Microbiology with strong chemistry skills with an understanding and experience with polymers, organic chemistry and synthetic chemistry will also be considered. An understanding of and experience with textiles is also favorable.
 
Registered to practice before the USPTO
 
Admitted to practice in New York State; or if admitted to practice in another state, willing to take steps to be admitted in New York State
 
Strong oral and written communication skills
 
Detail oriented, excellent organizational skills, ability to multi-task and work both independently and in a team in a fast-paced, dynamic environment

Favorably considered additional candidate qualifications include:

Experience in patent and due diligence analyses and performing searches

To apply, send a resume, transcript and cover letter to Elise Rippe, Manager of Legal Recruiting, at erippe@vedderprice.com.