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:

Pamela G. Masters
Manager of Legal Recruiting
Chicago Office
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, San Francisco, Los Angeles and Singapore Offices

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 associate with 4 - 6 years of commercial finance experience for its Finance & Transactions Group. Candidates should have experience in drafting loan documents and managing loan transactions. 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.

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 mid-level associate with 4-6 years of M&A experience for its Finance & Transactions Group.  Candidates should have experience with structuring, drafting and negotiating acquisition agreements.  Experience with private equity is 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 (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.

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 2-4 years of health care transactional, financing and regulatory experience. The Firm represents a broad range of clients, including health systems and hospitals, multi-specialty medical practices, ambulatory surgery centers, long term care providers, life sciences companies, physician specialty associations, investors in the health care industry (including private equity) as well as national lending institutions that primarily or exclusively serve health care providers and delivery systems.

Preferred candidates will have significant experience in the practice areas of health law, including, for example, healthcare transactions (affiliations, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions), regulatory compliance (such as fraud and abuse, HIPAA), healthcare financing, physician contracting and managed care arrangements. Knowledge of data privacy, compliance investigations, clinical trial/research laws and FDA regulatory compliance would be a plus. Candidates should have strong oral and written communication skills and the ability to work effectively as part of a team and independently.

Candidates must have high personal standards of excellence and be willing to take ownership of projects in order to assure that Firm clients are served with the highest levels of quality. 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 Pamela G. Masters, Manager of Legal Recruiting, at pmasters@vedderprice.com.

Vedder Price’s Chicago office seeks an associate with 3-5 years of experience for its Intellectual Property Group. An Electrical Engineering background is preferred, but strong candidates with a Mechanical Engineering background and experience with Electrical Engineering will be considered. Experience with licensing matters and corporate due diligence is a plus. Candidates must have strong academic backgrounds, excellent oral and written communication skills, and the ability to work effectively as part of a team and independently. Candidates must be admitted to the USPTO and Illinois Bar. If admitted to the Bar of another state, candidates must be 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 an associate with 2-4 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 Pamela G. Masters, Manager of Legal Recruiting, at pmasters@vedderprice.com.

Vedder Price's Chicago office seeks an associate with 3-5 years of employment litigation experience for its Labor & Employment Practice. Prior management-side law firm experience and IL bar admittance required; experience with wage/hour and/or class action litigation preferred. 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.

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

Vedder Price’s Los Angeles 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.

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 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 2-4 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 NY.

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 an associate with 2-4 years of commercial finance and lending experience for its Finance & Transactions Group. Candidates should have experience in drafting loan documents and managing loan transactions. Candidates must have strong academic backgrounds, excellent oral and written communication skills, and the ability to work effectively as part of a team (including cross-office) or independently in a fast-paced and intellectually challenging environment. Candidates with some bankruptcy experience and a business, accounting or MBA background are preferred. In addition, candidates must be admitted to the California Bar or admitted to the Bar of another state and applying for admission to the California Bar. 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 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 an associate with 2-4 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.

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.