Skadden's Los Angeles office is seeking staff attorneys to support the Firm's Corporate matters, with responsibilities including due diligence review, drafting and reviewing public disclosures, negotiate NDAs, assisting with the drafting and filing of SEC reporting requirements and other related duties. Staff attorneys are hired to assist our Corporate practices as the Firm's needs require.
Candidates will have 3+ years of experience and be a graduate of an accredited law school. Salary scale commensurate with experience. Staff attorneys are reviewed annually and are considered for a discretionary year-end bonus.
Staff attorneys are eligible for the following benefits: medical, dental, disability, and life insurance; 401(k); California bar registration; on-site fitness center; continuing legal education (in-house, PLI, Lexis/Westlaw); 4 weeks of paid vacation; and parental leave.
Candidates must be admitted to practice in the State of California.
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These efforts, along with our professional development and other Skadden benefits, including a hybrid work model with work from home flexibility, underscores Skadden's long-standing commitment to investing in its people, culture and diversity. We also have an extensive pro bono program that allows attorneys to devote, and receive credit for, time for myriad causes that spark their interests and matches those interests with the legal needs in the community.
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Skadden will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles’ Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.
In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, please note that all newly-hired personnel in the United States must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by their first day of employment.