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.

Careers & Open Positions

Vedder Price’s Chicago office seeks a mid-level associate with 4-6 years of M&A and general corporate experience for its Finance & Transactions Group.  Candidates should have experience with structuring, drafting and negotiating merger and acquisition agreements, commercial contracts and other corporate agreements and documentation.  Experience with private equity is preferred but not required.  Candidates must have strong academic backgrounds, 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 a business, accounting or MBA background are preferred.  In addition, candidates must be admitted to the Illinois Bar or admitted to the Bar of another state and applying for admission to the Illinois Bar.

To apply, send a resume, transcript and cover letter to Pamela G. Masters, Manager of Legal Recruiting, at pmasters@vedderprice.com.

Vedder Price's Chicago office seeks a junior to mid-level associate (2 - 5 years’ experience) for its Global Transportation Finance Group. Candidates should have general corporate finance experience (commercial lending, project finance, structured finance, equipment finance or leveraged finance) and a strong academic background. Candidates with experience in transportation finance (aviation, aerospace, railroad, marine industries) are preferred.

To apply, send a resume, transcript and cover letter to Pamela G. Masters, Manager of Legal Recruiting, at pmasters@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 tobecome admitted in Illinois.

To apply, send a resume, transcript and cover letter to Pamela Masters, Manager of Legal Recruiting, at pmasters@vedderprice.com.

Vedder Price's New York office seeks a mid-level (3rd or 4th year) associate for its Global Transportation Finance Group. Candidates should have general corporate finance experience (commercial lending, project finance, structured finance, equipment finance or leveraged finance) and a strong academic background. Candidates with experience in transportation finance (aviation, aerospace, railroad, marine industries) are preferred. Candidates must be admitted to the New York Bar or admitted to the Bar of another state and applying for admission to the New York Bar.

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 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 New York Bar. If admitted elsewhere, candidates must be willing to take steps to become admitted in New York.

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

Vedder Price’s San Francisco office seeks a junior to midlevel associate (2 - 5 years’ experience) for the Global Transportation Finance group. Candidates should have some relevant experience in finance (preferably aviation, aerospace, railroad, marine industries), commercial lending, project finance, structured finance, equipment finance, secured finance or similar experience representing financiers, lessors, manufacturers and customers. Candidates with immediately transferable corporate/finance skills and strong academic backgrounds are preferred. California bar admittance is required.  Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

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

Vedder Price's Washington, DC office seeks a mid-level (3rd or 4th year) associate for its Global Transportation Finance Group. Candidates should have general corporate finance experience (commercial lending, project finance, structured finance, equipment finance or leveraged finance) and a strong academic background. Candidates with experience in transportation finance (aviation, aerospace, railroad, marine industries) are preferred. Candidates must be admitted to the District of Columbia Bar. If admitted elsewhere, candidates must be willing to take steps to become admitted in DC.

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

Vedder Price’s Washington, DC 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 District of Columbia Bar. If admitted elsewhere, candidates must be willing to take steps to become admitted in DC.

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