At Wilentz, we are dedicated to maintaining the reputation, service, and results that our clients have come to expect and that is our Commitment to Make a Difference.

We are focused on providing our firm's clients with proactive, practical legal solutions that respond to their most significant opportunities and legal challenges. Working in cross-disciplinary teams, our attorneys provide clients with the widest possible range of legal services, meeting all their business and personal needs. New associates are assigned to an area of practice where they work closely with partners and experienced associates. Our reasonable billable hour expectation allows lawyers time to deliver the highest quality product, develop business relationships, become involved in the community, and enjoy a full family life.

If you are interested in exploring career opportunities at Wilentz, please submit your CV, Cover Letter, and/or Transcript to Deborah Miranda at dmiranda@wilentz.com.

Professional Staff Employment Opportunities – Woodbridge Office

Director of Information Technology – Seeking candidates with five or more years of experience in an IT leadership position in a law firm including preparation and execution of technology plans, preparation and control of budgets, and supervision of a technology team.  The director controls all activities of the IT Department to ensure the effective, efficient and secure operation of all Firm data processing, telecommunications, and related systems.  This includes support and maintenance of existing applications, end-user training and support, and development of new technical solutions in order to meet Firm administration, client and attorney requirements.  The candidate must have an advanced understanding of cybersecurity applications. A bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related discipline is required.  Please submit a resume to Deborah Miranda at dmiranda@wilentz.com.

Manager of Personal Services Marketing  – Seeking a marketing professional with law firm experience to market the firm’s Mass Tort, Personal Injury, Workers’ Compensation, Family Law, Criminal Law and Labor and Employment practice areas. The candidate will be responsible for providing direction and implementing marketing and business development initiatives to build the firm’s client base and enhance the firm’s profile. The successful candidate should have competencies in the following areas and/or the ability to manage third-party entities that can perform these functions for the firm: web services including Google Analytics, Search Engine Optimization, Pay Per Click, etc., social media and video marketing, public relations, management and development of referral sources, analyze and coordinate marketing analytics/return on investment, billboard advertising, and Mass Tort marketing. Please submit a resume to Deborah Miranda at dmiranda@wilentz.com.

Legal Recruiter/Human Resources Coordinator – Seeking candidates with 3-5 years of legal recruiting experience.  The individual will work closely with HR Director developing and implementing effective recruiting and staffing strategies to attract a diverse pool of qualified and capable legal talent.  The candidate will also provide administrative support to the HR Director in various areas such as, but not limited to benefits administration, training, performance management, new hire orientation, employment law compliance, ADP time and attendance monitoring and reporting, and other duties as assigned. Please submit a resume to Deborah Miranda at dmiranda@wilentz.com.

Commercial Real Estate Paralegal – Seeking full-time paralegal with a minimum of 5 years of experience to support a busy and well-established commercial real estate practice. Candidates must be experienced in commercial real estate transactions, including the preparation of commercial leases, purchase and sale agreements, corporate documents, and closing binders. The candidate would work closely with supervising lawyers and have direct client contact. Candidates should be well-organized, have excellent technological skills, and have strong communication and critical thinking skills. Proficiency with Microsoft Office software, with advanced knowledge of Word and Excel, ability to maintain utmost confidentiality, and professionalism. Detail-oriented with excellent organizational, communication, time management skills, and ability to multitask. Please submit a resume to Deborah Miranda at dmiranda@wilentz.com.

Professional Staff Employment Opportunities – Red Bank Office

Litigation Assistant or Paralegal for Plaintiff Personal Injury Litigation practice area in our Red Bank location. Primary Responsibilities include supporting four litigation attorneys, and approximately 50 files in various states of pre-suit, investigation, discovery, litigation, and settlement. Experience in the plaintiff personal injury arena. Work very closely with top litigation partner and a team specializing in plaintiff personal injury, catastrophic injury, and wrongful death matters. Analyze policy coverage limits, provisions, exclusions and endorsements for personal injury. Drafting standard pleadings, and discovery documents Assisting with all phases of pre-litigation and litigation; including motion practice, discovery, trial preparation, file analysis, and research. Case calendar management. Knowledge of Case Management and Document Management Software (Needles) a plus but not required, training will be provided. PC and Microsoft Office Suite proficiency with excellent typing skills. Must be familiar with Word features, such as mail merge, and Adobe, such as editing pdf documents, and PowerPoint for creation of presentations. The ideal candidate will be a critical thinker, proactive, organized and self-motivated. Some travel to NJ satellite offices or client meetings may be required. BA or BS degree and experience in a law firm are required. Please submit a resume to Deborah Miranda at dmiranda@wilentz.com.

Attorney Employment Opportunities – Woodbridge Office

Family Law Attorney with 5 to 10 years of litigation experience. A successful candidate will have a proven interest in family law and be self-motivated, able to work under strict timelines, personable, and looking for professional growth in a team environment. Candidates must have experience in all aspects of family law with skills in drafting pleadings/motions, managing trials, arguing motions, handling court appearances, and handling the day-to-day files. In addition, candidates must possess excellent research and writing skills, excellent business and problem-solving skills, and interpersonal and organizational skills. Admission to NJ Bar in good standing is required. Please send your cover letter and resume for consideration to Deborah Miranda at dmiranda@wilentz.com.

Redevelopment/Real Estate Attorney with 5-10 years of experience with transactional real estate and relevant statutes required; experience with real property taxation, condemnation, and public financing preferred. Opportunity to work with a leading law firm with highly ranked lawyers on large scale real estate projects: structuring, drafting and negotiating redevelopment, tax exemption and incentive agreements, and employing redevelopment and other statutes, reviewing and drafting municipal enactments, and resolving challenges presented during project implementation. Outstanding academic credentials, excellent written and oral communication skills and NJ Bar in good standing required.  Please submit resume, cover letter, and law school transcript to Deborah Miranda at dmiranda@wilentz.com.

Land Use Attorney with 4 to 6 years of experience in complex land use matters, including handling applications and attending hearings before Planning Boards and Zoning Boards of Adjustment and other administrative agencies; litigation involving actions in lieu of prerogative writs; and related regulatory and permitting matters. Responsibilities include preparing and handling applications for development; handling public hearings; advising clients on land use matters; and working on litigation matters, including drafting pleadings, motions, briefs and other papers. Experience relating to area in need of redevelopment or rehabilitation area designations, redevelopment plans, and affordable housing is a plus. Outstanding academic credentials, excellent written and oral communications and NJ Bar membership in good standing are required.  Send your cover letter, resume, writing sample, and school transcriptions for consideration to Deborah Miranda at dmiranda@wilentz.com

Banking and Finance Attorney with 3 to 5 years of experience. Successful candidate will have experience in commercial real estate finance, corporate finance, structuring, negotiating and documenting commercial real estate, and construction transactions and financings. Experience in commercial, industrial, asset based and real estate financing is preferred. Must be familiar with underwriting criteria, required documentation, filings, due diligence, closing and post-closing processes representing financial institutions in complex commercial loans. A strong background in Corporate Law and NY and PA Bar preferred. Outstanding academic achievement, strong written and oral communication skills, and NJ Bar in good standing required. Applicants please submit for consideration current resume, writing sample, law school transcript, and cover letter to Deborah Miranda at dmiranda@wilentz.com.

Business Litigation Associate with 3-5 years of experience in complex commercial litigation in our Woodbridge office. A successful candidate will require a strong academic background, refined writing skills, mastery of State and Federal Rules of Procedure and the ability to appear in court. Wilentz offers a collegial atmosphere and flexible working environment. NJ Bar membership in good standing is required. Please submit resume, cover letter, and law school transcript to Deborah Miranda at dmiranda@wilentz.com.

Attorney Employment Opportunities – Red Bank Office

Plaintiff Litigation Associate Attorney with 3 to 5 years of experience representing personal injury, mass tort, and class action plaintiffs. The ideal candidate has experience taking depositions, preparing motions, attending court appearances, and will possess strong analytical, interpersonal, and organization skills and a demonstrated ability to work as part of a team. The candidate will have the opportunity to work with clients and take on considerable litigation responsibilities. Excellent opportunity to join a growing practice area for a motivated and productive associate. Judicial clerkship preferred. Admission to New Jersey Bar in good standing is required, New York Bar admission a plus. Outstanding academic credentials, excellent written and oral communications skills. Please submit resume, cover letter, and law school transcript to Deborah Miranda at dmiranda@wilentz.com.

Attorney Employment Opportunities – Philadelphia Office

Business Litigation Associate with 3 to 5 years of experience in complex commercial litigation in our Philadelphia office. A successful candidate will require a strong academic background, refined writing skills, mastery of State and Federal Rules of Procedure and the ability to appear in court. Wilentz offers a collegial atmosphere and flexible working environment. PA and NJ Bar membership in good standing is required.  Please submit resume, cover letter, and law school transcript to Deborah Miranda at dmiranda@wilentz.com.

Recruiting Contact:

Director of Human Resources
Deborah L. Miranda
dmiranda@wilentz.com

 

 

Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer, P.A. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, marital status, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.  Qualified women and minorities are encouraged to apply. If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to access job openings or apply for a job on this site as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by contacting our Human Resource Department at 732-855-6117, via fax at 732-726-6565, or via email at recruiting@wilentz.com.