Atlanta

Capital Transactions and Real Estate

# of Positions: 1 | Years of Experience: 4-6
Type of Experience: King & Spalding seeks a mid-level to senior associate attorney for its Capital Transactions and Real Estate practice group in Atlanta.  Qualified candidates will have superior academic credentials and a minimum of three years’ large law firm experience in commercial real estate transactions, such as acquisitions, dispositions, development, financing and joint ventures.  To apply, submit the online application form by clicking the Apply Online link above and include a resume and a law school transcript. When completing the online application, select “CapTran & Real Estate” as the “Department” and “Lateral Associate” as the “Position.” Resume and law school transcript required. Search firms that have a current contract with King & Spalding may submit qualified candidates to narchibald@kslaw.com.


Corporate

# of Positions: 1 | Years of Experience: 4+

Type of Experience: King & Spalding seeks a mid-level or senior associate for its Corporate practice group in Atlanta. Candidates should have a minimum of four years’ experience, including significant experience working on securities and capital markets transactions (e.g., IPOs, other offerings of common stock, preferred stock or hybrid securities, and high-yield and investment grade debt offerings). Candidates should also have experience drafting and reviewing SEC periodic reports and consulting on governance matters. All candidates should have large law firm experience and excellent academic credentials from a top-tier law school. To apply, please complete the online application form by clicking the Apply Online link above. In order to expedite processing of applications, please indicate the following on your application: (1) select "Atlanta" in the field for "Office"; (2) select "Corporate" in the field for "Department"; and (3) select "Lateral Associate" in the field for "Position." Search firms that have a current contract with King & Spalding may submit qualified candidates to narchibald@kslaw.com.

# of Positions: 1 | Years of Experience: 4-6+
Type of Experience: King & Spalding seeks a mid-level associate for its corporate practice group in the Atlanta office. Qualified Candidates should have a minimum of four years' experience in corporate transactions, specifically significant experience working on public and private mergers and acquisitions. All candidates should have large law firm experience and excellent academic credentials from a top-tier law school. When submitting the online application, select "Atlanta" in the field for Office, "Corporate" in the field for Department, and "Lateral Associate" in the field for Position. Search firms that have a current contract with King & Spalding may submit qualified candidates to narchibald@kslaw.com.


Finance & Restructuring

# of Positions: 1 | Years of Experience: 3+
Type of Experience: King & Spalding seeks an experienced staff attorney to support its Finance practice in Atlanta. Qualified candidates will have 3+ years of experience in financial transactions and familiarity with the Uniform Commercial Code, including drafting certificates, security documents, schedules and other documents for loan closing transactions and conducting due diligence on potential borrowers. Candidates will assist in all closing and post-closing logistics (lien filings, chasing insurance certificates, landlord waivers, other third party items, signature pages and other post-closing deliverables, as well as preparation and updating of closing document transcript). Familiarity with basic real estate and title documents is preferred, but not required. To apply, submit the online application form by clicking the Apply Online link above and include a resume and a law school transcript. When completing the online application, select “Finance” as the “Department” and “Staff Attorney” as the “Position.” Resume and law school transcript required. Search firms that have a current contract with King & Spalding may submit qualified candidates to narchibald@kslaw.com.


Healthcare

# of Positions: 1 | Years of Experience: 3-5 
Type of Experience: King & Spalding seeks a junior to midlevel associate for its healthcare practice group in Atlanta. Qualified candidates will have three to five years of healthcare litigation and/or government investigation defense and/or compliance investigation and counseling experience, in addition to superior academic credentials and excellent writing, research, analytical, and communication skills. To apply, please submit the online application form by clicking the Apply Online link above and attach a resume and law school transcript. When completing the online application, select “Atlanta” as the Office, “Healthcare” as the Department, and “Lateral Associate” as the Position. Search firms that have a current contract with King & Spalding may submit qualified candidates to mlcarter@kslaw.com.  


Private Investment Funds

# of Positions: 1 | Years of Experience: 4-6
Type of Experience: King & Spalding seeks a mid-level to senior associate attorney for its Private Investment Funds practice in Atlanta.  Qualified candidates will have superior academic credentials and a minimum of three years’ large law firm experience in fund formation and other capital raising transactions for private investment funds sponsors or other investment managers, including club transactions, joint ventures, funds of one and separate accounts. To apply, submit the online application form by clicking the Apply Online link above and include a resume and a law school transcript. When completing the online application, select “CapTran & Real Estate” as the “Department” and “Lateral Associate” as the “Position.” Resume and law school transcript required. Search firms that have a current contract with King & Spalding may submit qualified candidates to narchibald@kslaw.com.

Austin

Business Litigation

# of Positions: 1 | Years of Experience: 3-5
Type of Experience: King & Spalding seeks a mid-level associate for its growing business litigation practice group in Austin, with a focus on construction disputes. Qualified candidates will have superior academic credentials and excellent writing, research, analytical, organizational, and communication skills. Qualified candidates will also have at least three years of litigation experience, preferably focused on construction, at a large law firm. A federal court clerkship is preferable but not required. To apply, please submit the online application form by clicking the Apply Online link above and attach a resume, law school transcript, writing sample, and cover letter. When completing the online application, select “Austin” as the office, “Business Litigation” as the department, and “Lateral Associate” as the position. Search firms that have a current contract with King & Spalding may submit qualified candidates to lthompson@kslaw.com.

Charlotte

Finance & Restructuring

# of Positions: 1 | Years of Experience: 1+
Type of Experience: King & Spalding seeks a staff attorney to support its Transportation Finance practice in Charlotte. Qualified candidates will have experience in financial transactions and familiarity with the Uniform Commercial Code. Candidates will assist in all aspects of the practice, including drafting closing checklists, corporate certificates, security documents, schedules and other transaction documents. In addition, candidates will assist with lien filings, reviewing insurance certificates and other third party items, signature pages and post-closing matters. Familiarity with equipment finance documentation (purchase agreements, assignments, loan agreements and leases) and experience with transactions involving aircraft and rolling stock are preferred, but not required. To apply, submit the online application form by clicking the Apply Online link above and include a resume and a law school transcript. When completing the online application, select “Finance & Restructuring” as the “Department” and “Staff Attorney” as the “Position.” Resume and law school transcript required.

 

Houston

Corporate

# of Positions: 2 | Years of Experience: 3-5
Type of Experience: King & Spalding seeks associates for its growing Corporate practice group in Houston. Candidates should have three to five years’ experience, including significant experience working on M&A (e.g., private and public company M&A transactions, including transactions with private equity purchasers and sellers).  All candidates should have large law firm experience, solid academic credentials from a top-tier law school, and an entrepreneurial attitude.  To apply, please submit the online application form by clicking the Apply Online link above and attach a resume and law school transcript. When completing the online application, select "Houston" as the Office, "Corporate" as the Department, and "Lateral Associate" as the Position. Search firms that have a current contract with King & Spalding may submit qualified candidates to kbrown@kslaw.com.


Global Transactions

# of Positions: 1 | Years of Experience: 1-3 

Type of Experience: King & Spalding seeks a junior associate for its Global Transactions Practice Group (construction sub-section) in the Houston office. Qualified candidates will have superior academic credentials. The candidate should have an engineering background and experience in construction transactions. The work will involve the drafting and negotiation of construction-related contracts for large-scale energy, mining, and infrastructure projects located around the world, with each project generally ranging in value from $500 million to over $20 billion. To apply, please submit the online application form by clicking the Apply Online link above and attach a resume and law school transcript. When completing the online application, select "Houston" as the Office, "Global Transactions" as the Department, and "Lateral Associate" as the Position. Search firms that have a current contract with King & Spalding may submit qualified candidates to kbrown@kslaw.com.

 

London

Corporate

# of Positions: 1 | Years of Experience: 2-3 
Type of Experience: King & Spalding has an exciting opportunity for an associate to join our Corporate practice in our London office.  This role is ideally suited to a 2 - 3 yr PQE corporate lawyer with corporate experience, preferably both public and private and including cross-border M&A.  Candidates must have strong academic credentials, and excellent drafting, research, analytical, and communication skills. The candidate must be comfortable taking the initiative. To apply, please submit the online application form by clicking the Apply Online link above and attach a CV. When completing the online application, select "London" as the Office, "Corporate" as the Department, and "Lateral Associate" as the Position. Search firms that have a current contract with King & Spalding may submit qualified candidates to koconnor@kslaw.com.


Tax

# of Positions: 1 | Years of Experience: 2-4/5 
Type of Experience: King & Spalding has an exciting opportunity for an associate to join our Tax practice in our London office.  This role is ideally suited to a 2 - 4 yr PQE corporate tax lawyer with transaction experience.  Candidates must have strong academic credentials, and excellent drafting, research, analytical, and communication skills. To apply, please submit the online application form by clicking the Apply Online link above and attach a CV. When completing the online application, select "London" as the Office, "Tax" as the Department, and "Lateral Associate" as the Position. Search firms that have a current contract with King & Spalding may submit qualified candidates to koconnor@kslaw.com

Los Angeles 

Business Litigation

# of Positions: 1 | Years of Experience: 0-2
Type of Experience: King & Spalding seeks a junior staff attorney for its growing business litigation practice group in Los Angeles. Qualified candidates will have strong academic credentials; excellent writing, research, analytical, and communication skills; and an eagerness to work hard as part of a team. December 2017 law school graduates will be considered, though preference will be given to candidates already barred in California. Candidates currently in law school will not be considered. The staff attorney will provide litigation support, primarily in reviewing and summarizing case materials, conducting legal research, drafting and responding to discovery, and preparing and responding to motions. This is an exciting opportunity to help grow out both an office and the firm’s litigation practice on the West Coast.

To apply, please submit the online application form by clicking the Apply Online link above and attach a resume, law school transcript, writing sample, and cover letter. Applicants should indicate their earliest start date in the cover letter. When completing the online application, select “Los Angeles” as the office, “Business Litigation” as the department, and “Staff Attorney” as the position. No search firm submissions will be accepted.

# of Positions: 1 | Years of Experience: 2-3
Type of Experience: King & Spalding seeks an associate for its growing business litigation practice group in Los Angeles. Qualified candidates will have outstanding academic credentials; California bar admission; excellent writing, research, analytical, and communication skills; and an eagerness to work hard as part of a team. This is an exciting opportunity to help grow out both an office and the firm’s litigation practice on the West Coast.

To apply, please submit the online application form by clicking the Apply Online link above and attach a resume, law school transcript, writing sample, and cover letter. Applicants should indicate their earliest start date in the cover letter. When completing the online application, select “Los Angeles” as the office, “Business Litigation” as the department, and “Lateral Associate” as the position. No search firm submissions will be accepted.


Special Matters

# of Positions: 1 | Years of Experience: 3-5
Type of Experience: King & Spalding seeks a mid-level associate in Los Angeles for its special matters and government investigations practice group, twice named "White Collar Practice Group of the year" by Law360.  Candidates should have at least three years of litigation experience, with a focus on securities, regulatory enforcement, and government investigations.  Excellent academic credentials, an entrepreneurial attitude, and California bar admission are also required.  This is an exciting opportunity to help grow out both an office and the firm’s award winning government investigations practice on the West Coast. To apply, submit the online application form by clicking the Apply Online link above and include a resume, law school transcript, writing sample, and cover letter.  When submitting the online application, select “Los Angeles” in the field for office, "Special Matters" for the department, and "Lateral Associate" for the position. Search firms that have a current contract with King & Spalding may submit qualified candidates to lthompson@kslaw.com.


Tort & Environmental Litigation

# of Positions: 2 | Years of Experience: 2-4 & 6-8
Type of Experience: King & Spalding seeks two associates, one junior and one mid-to-senior level, for its growing tort & environmental litigation practice group in Los Angeles.  Qualified candidates will have strong academic credentials; California bar admission; excellent writing, research, analytical, and communication skills; litigation experience (taking depositions, writing and arguing motions, day-to-day case management); and an eagerness to work hard as part of a team.  The Los Angeles tort & environmental litigation group represents large companies in complex tort, environmental, and commercial litigation and investigatory matters.  The associates will support the practice’s senior lawyers in fast-paced litigation for key clients, primarily in providing assistance with complex discovery, motion practice, depositions, court appearances, and trials.  Experience in product liability and/or toxic tort litigation is strongly preferred.

To apply, please submit the online application form by clicking the Apply Online link above and attach a resume, law school transcript, writing sample, and cover letter.  Applicants should indicate their earliest start date in the cover letter.  When completing the online application, select “Los Angeles” as the office, “Tort Litigation/Envt” as the department, and “Lateral Associate” as the position.  No search firm submissions will be accepted.

New York

Corporate

# of Positions: 1 | Years of Experience: 3-4
Type of Experience: King & Spalding seeks a mid-level associate for its growing Corporate practice group in New York. Candidates should have three to four years’ experience, including significant experience working on M&A (e.g., private and public company M&A transactions, including transactions with private equity purchasers and sellers).  All candidates should have large law firm experience, solid academic credentials from a top-tier law school, and an entrepreneurial attitude.  This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of helping to grow out a practice area energized by new partner and client growth.  Please send resume, transcript and deal sheet directly to jsu@kslaw.com.

# of Positions: 1 | Years of Experience: 5-6
Type of Experience: King & Spalding seeks a mid-level or senior associate for its growing Corporate practice group in New York. Candidates should have five to six years’ experience, including significant experience working on M&A (e.g., private and public company M&A transactions, including transactions with private equity purchasers and sellers).  Candidates should also have experience consulting on governance and shareholder activist matters. All candidates should have large law firm experience, solid academic credentials from a top-tier law school, and an entrepreneurial attitude.  This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of helping to grow out a practice area energized by new partner and client growth.  Please send resume, transcript and deal sheet directly to jsu@kslaw.com.


Finance & Restructuring

# of Positions: 1 | Years of Experience: 3-5
Type of Experience:King & Spalding seeks a mid-level associate for its growing finance practice group in New York. Candidates should have a minimum of three years’ finance experience, including syndicated leveraged finance, asset-based lending, private placement of notes and acquisition financing. Experience with securitization and/or project finance is a plus but not essential. Candidate should be a self-starter with great client management skills and top academic credentials. To apply, please send a resume, law school transcript and deal sheet to jsu@kslaw.com.


Private Investment Funds

# of Positions: 1 | Years of Experience: 4-6
Type of Experience: King & Spalding seeks a mid-level to senior associate attorney for its Private Investment Funds practice in New York.  Qualified candidates will have superior academic credentials and a minimum of three years’ large law firm experience in fund formation and other capital raising transactions for private investment funds sponsors or other investment managers, including club transactions, joint ventures, funds of one and separate accounts.  To apply, submit the online application form by clicking the Apply Online link above and include a resume and a law school transcript. When completing the online application, select “CapTran & Real Estate” as the “Department” and “Lateral Associate” as the “Position.” Resume and law school transcript required. Search firms that have a current contract with King & Spalding may submit qualified candidates to cvonk@kslaw.com.

Silicon Valley

Corporate

# of Positions: 1 | Years of Experience: 3+

Type of Experience: King & Spalding seeks a mid-level to senior associate for its corporate practice group in Silicon Valley, primarily to support its emerging company and general corporate practices.  Candidates should have at least three years of law large firm experience representing companies in mergers and acquisitions and securities transactions and financings, in addition to representation of start-ups and venture capital financings.  Excellent academic credentials from a top-tier law school, an entrepreneurial attitude, and California bar admission are also required, though candidates awaiting July 2017 California bar results (with another state bar and 3+ years’ experience) will be considered.  This is an exciting opportunity to be part of helping to grow out both an office and a practice area.  To apply, submit the online application form by clicking the Apply Online link above and include a resume, deal sheet, law school transcript, and a cover letter indicating your interest in the emerging company/general corporate associate position.  When submitting the online application, select “Silicon Valley” in the field for office, “Corporate” in the field for department, and “Lateral Associate” in the field for position. Search firms that have a current contract with King & Spalding may submit qualified candidates to lthompson@kslaw.com.

 

Silicon Valley or San Francisco

Corporate

# of Positions: 1 | Years of Experience: 3-5
Type of Experience: King & Spalding seeks a mid-level associate for its corporate practice group in Silicon Valley, primarily to support its M&A and private equity practices.  Candidates should have at least three years of large law firm experience representing companies in mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, growth equity investments and financing transactions.  Excellent academic credentials from a top-tier law school, an entrepreneurial attitude, and California bar admission are also required, though candidates awaiting July 2017 California bar results (with another state bar and 3+ years’ experience) will be considered.  Ideally, this position will be based in the Silicon Valley office, but candidates interested in working from the San Francisco office will also be considered.  To apply, submit the online application form by clicking the Apply Online link above and include a resume, deal sheet, law school transcript, and a cover letter indicating your interest in the M&A/private equity associate position. When submitting the online application, select “Silicon Valley” or “San Francisco” in the field for office, "Corporate" for the department and "Lateral Associate" for the position.  Search firms that have a current contract with King & Spalding may submit qualified candidates to lthompson@kslaw.com.

 

Sacramento

Healthcare

# of Positions: 1 | Years of Experience: 4-5
Type of Experience: King & Spalding seeks a litigation associate for its healthcare practice group in Sacramento.  Qualified candidates will have four to five years of litigation experience, preferably at a large law firm, in addition to superior academic credentials and excellent writing, research, analytical, and communication skills.  Previous healthcare experience is preferred but not required. To apply, please submit the online application form by clicking the Apply Online link above and attach a resume and law school transcript.  When completing the online application, select “Sacramento” as the office, “Healthcare” as the department, and “Lateral Associate” as the position. Search firms that have a current contract with King & Spalding may submit qualified candidates to lthompson@kslaw.com.

Washington, D.C.

Antitrust

# of Positions: 1 | Years of Experience: 3-5
Type of Experience: King & Spalding seeks a lateral associate with antitrust experience for its business litigation practice group in the Washington, DC office. Qualified candidates will have at least 3 years of antitrust experience. Antitrust experience with government investigations and litigation is preferred. Candidates must have strong academic credentials, and excellent writing, research, analytical, and communication skills. To apply, please submit the online application form by clicking the Apply Online link above and attach a resume and law school transcript. When completing the online application, select "Washington, DC" as the Office, " Antitrust/Competition" as the Department, and "Lateral Associate" as the Position. Search firms that have a current contract with King & Spalding may submit qualified candidates to koconnor@kslaw.com.