Please note candidates coming off a clerkship or with less than one full year of experience should apply directly. We are not accepting resumes from search agencies for those coming off a clerkship or with less than a full year experience for this position.

Cooley LLP has an opportunity available to join the Business Restructuring & Reorganization practice to be based in the New York, Washington, DC or Chicago offices. Associates with two to five years of experience in Chapter 11 bankruptcies and restructurings are encouraged to apply. Ideal candidates will have : (i) general bankruptcy and restructuring experience representing corporate debtors, creditors committees, individual creditors, and third party purchasers, (ii) experience working in a corporate restructuring/bankruptcy department of a comparable law firm or experience clerking for a bankruptcy judge, (iii) experience in managing client relationships and handling day-to-day requirements and work flow requirements of a variety of clients at different stages of corporate bankruptcy and restructuring matters, and (iv) a high level of academic achievement from a nationally recognized law school. EOE.