Cohen Seglias has an opening in the Washington, DC office for a paralegal/administrative assistant. Candidates must have a college degree (or equivalent work experience) and five-plus years of professional law firm experience. This position is a hybrid position that supports the firm’s Internal Investigations Group in a paralegal capacity and provides administrative assistance to attorneys. This position works directly with the assigned attorneys to provide administrative support while facilitating the timely completion and accuracy of the attorneys’ needs. As paralegal support to the Internal Investigations Group’s, this position also helps manage the client intake process and general caseload management. In this position, the employee works as part of a team to coordinate and cooperate with administrative and paralegal managers regarding overflow and back up duties.
Business Transactions Senior AssociatePhiladelphia, PA
Cohen Seglias has an opening for a Business Transactions senior associate or junior partner with transferable business in the Philadelphia office. Candidates must be licensed in Pennsylvania and preferably at least one other jurisdiction. Candidates must have five plus years of experience: in transaction work, including corporate governance, acquisition and sale of real estate, M&A, and tax. An LLM in tax or experience in commercial litigation is a plus. This is an excellent opportunity to join an expanding and dynamic law firm; with a very competitive salary and benefits program.
Marketing and Business Development AssistantPhiladelphia, PA
Cohen Seglias has an opening for a Marketing and Business Development Assistant in the Philadelphia office. The position will support day-to-day marketing and business development activities with supervision. The Marketing and Business Development Assistant conducts client research, prepares reports, and assists with various marketing efforts which include, but are not limited to, proposals, marketing materials, surveys/award submissions, seminars, and website and social media postings. Candidates must be self-motivated, responsive, able to handle multiple priorities, and have excellent attention to detail.
Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, communications, or a related field and 1-2 years of marketing, business development, or sales experience in professional services (law firm experience preferred). Proficiency in Microsoft Office and InterAction experience is a plus.
Cohen Seglias has an opening in its Philadelphia office for a paralegal in our litigation support group. The paralegal position performs a variety of duties in an effort to support attorneys through trial, arbitration, and mediation. The paralegal assists in overall case/project management, including all aspects of the litigation discovery process (e.g., document/ESI collection and preservation, document review and production, fact investigation, and deposition preparation tasks). The paralegal works closely with attorneys to coordinate scheduling, drafting discovery, assisting with pleadings, motions, and briefs, drafting litigation status reports, drafting correspondence, and preparing documents for trial. In addition to having the ability to use one or more electronic-discovery tools/document-review platforms, candidates should have both a conceptual and functional understanding of the eDiscovery process, including best practices regarding the identification, preservation, and collection of potentially relevant ESI, active involvement with data culling and processing, and methods to improve the efficiency and accuracy of the review, analysis, and quality-control work that must be performed prior to the production of responsive documents/data to outside parties. The ideal candidate must have at least five years of law firm litigation support experience.
Cohen Seglias has an opening in its Philadelphia office for an associate with a minimum of 2-5 years of litigation experience. Candidates must have construction or commercial law background, strong academic credentials (preferably law review), and strong legal research and writing skills. Candidates must be licensed in Pennsylvania, with a demonstrated proficiency in state and federal civil procedure. The attorney will be required to analyze law, apply facts and perform legal research and writing pertaining to public and private construction projects. Typical duties will include the drafting of pleadings, participation in discovery and motion practice (in state and federal courts), as well as bid protests and claim preparation.
Please send cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to Monica M. Lavin, SPHR at email@example.com. Cohen Seglias is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Cohen Seglias is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, gender, pregnancy, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, genetic information, veterans’ status or military affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, or other characteristics protected by applicable law.