Bankruptcy Associate Attorney (4 - 6 Years Exp)

Jul 07, 2024
Aug 04, 2024
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Top Delaware Law Firm – Hybrid Schedule

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Salary: $150,000 – $240,000 per year

A bit about us:

We offer a full range of legal services to clients locally, nationally, and internationally, alongside trusted co–counsel. Specializing in corporate law, litigation, intellectual property, bankruptcy, labor and employment, and real estate, we are one of Delaware's premier law firms.
Delaware hosts over a million businesses, including 60% of all publicly traded U.S. companies and 60% of the Fortune 500. Its renowned courts and business statutes, like the Court of Chancery and the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware, provide significant advantages to incorporated entities.
The Delaware General Corporation Law, regularly refined, offers the flexibility needed for modern corporations. With attorneys consistently ranked among the nation's best, we are the top choice for many leading corporations and law firms.

Why join us?

Come be part of our thriving community, where your potential knows no bounds! We're passionate about maintaining our stellar reputation and fostering an environment where every individual can flourish professionally.
Here's a glimpse into what sets us apart and why you should consider joining our team:
1. Investment in Your Growth: We believe in nurturing talent and providing the necessary resources for your professional development. Our organized mentoring programs and continuous feedback mechanisms ensure that you receive the guidance needed to excel in your chosen field.
2. Emphasis on Well–Rounded Development: Beyond billable hours, we recognize the importance of pro bono work, business development, and diversity and inclusion initiatives. That's why we offer up to 100 hours of billable credit for these activities, demonstrating our commitment to your holistic growth.
3. Commitment to Excellence: Our Legal Training Committee is dedicated to developing competencies, benchmarks, and training curriculum tailored to your needs. Additionally, our Associates Committee actively gathers feedback and collaborates with firm leadership to address any questions or suggestions you may have.
4. Thriving Community: Join a vibrant and collegial environment where your strengths and talents are celebrated. We're dedicated to creating an atmosphere where you can thrive and contribute meaningfully to our collective success.

Job Details

Exciting Opportunity: Join Our Bankruptcy Team!

Are you a seasoned bankruptcy associate looking to take your career to new heights? We are a prominent Delaware law firm with a diverse business practice, actively seeking a talented individual with four to five years of bankruptcy experience to join our growing bankruptcy team.

Investing in our bankruptcy practice is a top priority for us. With four of the leading Delaware bankruptcy lawyers recognized by Chambers USA, we are dedicated to building a market–leading bankruptcy practice at one of Delaware's most highly regarded firms.


Four to five years of chapter 11 bankruptcy/financial reorganizations and/or creditors' rights experience.
Experience with complex corporate restructuring preferred.
Proficient writing skills for drafting various legal documents.
Excellent research and oral communication skills.
Prior bankruptcy clerkship experience is a plus.
Admission to or willingness to pursue admission to the Delaware Bar.


Thrive in a young, dynamic, and team–oriented atmosphere.
Engage in a unique chapter 11 caseload, offering a mix of lead and Delaware counsel engagements across diverse clients and industry sectors.
Enjoy compelling, fast–paced assignments from sophisticated clients and co–counsel, providing professional challenges and rewards.
Experience an encouraging, inclusive environment conducive to practice growth and partnership opportunities.
Competitive salary and bonus programs in line with industry standards.
Ready to embark on a rewarding journey with us? Submit your application today, including your resume and cover letter. Join our team and become part of a thriving bankruptcy practice at one of Delaware's premier firms!

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