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Chicago

Entry Level/Junior Employee Benefits/Executive Compensation Associate Tax and Estates 1 Opening
Chicago

Job Number:  1022

Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer is seeking an entry-level/junior associate to join the Employee Benefits/Executive Compensation team in our Chicago office. Ideal applicants have a record of outstanding academic achievement, superior writing and analytical skills, relevant work experience, participation in law review, journals, clinical legal work, and/or extracurricular activities, and a demonstrated interest in ERISA and executive compensation work.  Law students currently in their final year of law school will be considered.

Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer's Employee Benefits/Executive Compensation  practice brings a multidisciplinary approach to solving our clients' problems, with our lawyers having deep experience not only with ERISA and tax law aspects of compensation and benefits programs, but also with corporate, securities, and employment law aspects that often are key to developing comprehensive solutions.

We have a long tradition of advising a diverse client base that includes publicly held corporations, privately held corporations, financial institutions, partnerships and limited liability companies (including private equity funds and hedge funds), and not-for-profit entities.

Our employee benefits and executive compensation attorneys work with clients on a wide range of  matters. We provide advice on the tax code's rules governing executive compensation; the compensation and benefits aspects of mergers, acquisitions, and bankruptcies; fiduciary duty and prohibited transaction rules under ERISA; tax-qualified plans; and plan terminations.

Currently we are not accepting submissions from search firms for this opening.

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London

London International Arbitration Clerkship
London

Job Number:  751

The London office of Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer is pleased to invite applicants for clerkship roles in the International Arbitration group. 

Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer’s International Arbitration group is one of the largest and most experienced in the world, as highlighted in Chambers USA, Chambers Global, Chambers Latin America, The Legal 500 US, The Legal 500 UK, Global Arbitration Review, International Legal Alliance Summit, and US News & World Report, among other publications.  Our group acts as counsel on international commercial arbitrations and investor-State arbitrations, representing both Sovereign States and investors, and is made up of a diverse mix of lawyers from a range of cultural and legal backgrounds.

Our London group is looking to engage motivated lawyers and law students who are interested in pursuing a career in international arbitration.  The program offers clerks the chance to work on market-leading arbitrations with a market-leading team, assisting counsel in preparing robust cases for determination by international tribunals.  Arbitration clerks will be paid a competitive salary and awarded a (non-renewable) three or six-month contract. 

Applicants for the International Arbitration Clerkship should have graduated from a law degree (or have completed the requisite steps to graduate), and although post-graduate qualifications and an academic or working knowledge of arbitration are an advantage, these are not required.  Applicants must be fluent in written and spoken English, and fluency in other languages is an advantage.  Applicants must have the right to live and work in the United Kingdom. 

Applicants for the Clerkship program should send a cover letter (the cover letter should indicate on what basis the applicant has the right to live and work in the United Kingdom), resume, and law school transcripts to the London Clerkship Committee. Should candidates wish to ask any questions before applying, they are encouraged to contact Sandra Felmingham at Sandra.Felmingham@apks.com.

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New York

Entry Level Corporate & Finance Associate Corporate & Finance
New York

Job Number: 1014

Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer is seeking entry level associates (JD 2018) to join the Corporate & Finance team in our New York, Washington and San Francisco offices in fall 2018. Ideal applicants have a record of outstanding academic achievement, superior writing and analytical skills, relevant work experience, participation in law review, journals, clinical legal work, and/or extracurricular activities, and a demonstrated interest in corporate & finance work.

Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer’s Corporate & Finance Group brings together more than 150 lawyers throughout the firm's 13 offices with extensive experience in a broad range of transactions, both domestic and international. As a result, we offer clients a complete range of services in a wide variety of areas, including:

• Mergers and Acquisitions

• Securities Transactions

• Joint Ventures and Strategic Alliances

• General Corporate Representation

• Secured Loan Transactions

• Fund Formation and Investment Management

• Technology Transactions

Currently we are not accepting submissions from search firms for this opening.

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San Francisco

Entry Level Corporate & Finance Associate Corporate & Finance
San Francisco

Job Number: 1015

Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer is seeking entry level associates (JD 2018) to join the Corporate & Finance team in our New York, Washington and San Francisco offices in fall 2018. Ideal applicants have a record of outstanding academic achievement, superior writing and analytical skills, relevant work experience, participation in law review, journals, clinical legal work, and/or extracurricular activities, and a demonstrated interest in corporate & finance work.

Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer’s Corporate & Finance Group brings together more than 150 lawyers throughout the firm's 13 offices with extensive experience in a broad range of transactions, both domestic and international. As a result, we offer clients a complete range of services in a wide variety of areas, including:

• Mergers and Acquisitions

• Securities Transactions

• Joint Ventures and Strategic Alliances

• General Corporate Representation

• Secured Loan Transactions

• Fund Formation and Investment Management

• Technology Transactions

Currently we are not accepting submissions from search firms for this opening.

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Washington, DC

Entry Level Corporate & Finance Associate Corporate & Finance
Washington, DC

Job Number:  1013

Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer is seeking entry level associates (JD 2018) to join the Corporate & Finance team in our New York, Washington and San Francisco offices in fall 2018. Ideal applicants have a record of outstanding academic achievement, superior writing and analytical skills, relevant work experience, participation in law review, journals, clinical legal work, and/or extracurricular activities, and a demonstrated interest in corporate & finance work.

Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer’s Corporate & Finance Group brings together more than 150 lawyers throughout the firm's 13 offices with extensive experience in a broad range of transactions, both domestic and international. As a result, we offer clients a complete range of services in a wide variety of areas, including:

• Mergers and Acquisitions

• Securities Transactions

• Joint Ventures and Strategic Alliances

• General Corporate Representation

• Secured Loan Transactions

• Fund Formation and Investment Management

• Technology Transactions

Currently we are not accepting submissions from search firms for this opening.

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