Labor & Employment Associate

  • Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
  • Dec 03, 2021
Full time Legal

Job Description

The global law firm of Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath is actively recruiting an associate to join the Labor & Employment practice group in our Florham Park, New Jersey office. We are seeking candidates who are admitted to practice in New Jersey and New York and have three to five years of substantive experience in employment defense matters, including litigation and/or arbitrations, and EEOC administrative agency experience, as well as experience counseling employers on matters such as LOAs, workplace accommodations, employment agreements, handbooks, employee discipline and terminations.   

We work in a highly collaborative group across our offices and pride ourselves on teamwork.  We currently require one day a week in the office, and will continue with a hybrid working model until further notice. Candidates must have strong academic credentials, excellent writing skills, a willingness to work across offices, and produce top quality work while managing multiple assignments concurrently.

Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, national origin, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, veteran or military status, or any other characteristic made unlawful by applicable federal, state or local laws.  Equal employment opportunity will be extended to all persons in all aspects of employment, including retirement, hiring, training, promotion, transfer, compensation, benefits, discipline and termination.
 
We are committed to providing equitable access to employment for all and welcome qualified applicants with disabilities who meet the qualifications of the job, with or without reasonable accommodations.  If you need an accommodation for any part of the employment process, please send an email to recruiting@faegredrinker.com to let us know the nature of your request.