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 using the submission form on this page.

Professional Staff Employment Opportunities – Red Bank Office

Experienced Mass Tort / Class Action / Personal Injury Paralegal - Seeking full-time experienced Paralegal in Class Action and/or Mass Torts practice areas for Red Bank office location. Responsibilities will include research, creation of PowerPoint and authoring content for presentations, maintaining client database, monitoring class settlements and distributions, and a high volume of records, heavy document review. Knowledge of Case Management and Document Management Software (i.e., Needles and Worldox) a plus, 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. 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 required. Please submit a cover letter and resume to kdart@wilentz.com.  Please no agencies.

Professional Staff Employment Opportunities – Woodbridge Office

Commercial Real Estate Legal Assistant – Seeking full-time legal assistant with 5+ years 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 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 send resumes to: recruiting@wilentz.com *Please no agencies. 

Loan Closer – Seeking Loan Closer (Real Estate & Commercial) to handle loan closings for clients (primarily client banks), including preparation, review and edit of loan documents, title, survey and document submissions from borrower/borrower’s attorney; ensuring all required submissions are received, all loan documents are approved and in final form prior to closing, in addition to scheduling and assisting at closings. Minimum of 3+ years real estate & commercial loan closing experience; construction loan experience A+.  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 send resumes to: recruiting@wilentz.com *Please no agencies. 

Attorney Employment Opportunities – Woodbridge Office

Land Use Attorney with 4 to 6 years of experience in all aspects of complex land use matters, including handling applications before local land use boards and other administrative agencies, and related litigation, regulatory and permitting matters.  The position also involves working with the firm's environmental, commercial real estate/transactional, redevelopment and litigation attorneys. Outstanding academic credentials, excellent written and oral communication skills and admission to NJ Bar in good standing required.

Commercial Real Estate Attorney with approximately 5 years of experience working on sophisticated transactions and projects to join our prominent commercial real estate practice. Take your legal career to the next level as a part of our dynamic team and practice at the forefront of real estate law, working collaboratively and creatively with our diverse clients, including developers, owners and users. You’ll work on all aspects of commercial real estate transactions, with an emphasis on land acquisition and disposition, financing (including construction, interim and permanent mortgage financing, mezzanine financing and equity venture participation), leasing (representing landlords and tenants in commercial, industrial and retail transactions), construction contracts and the structuring of business entities. Join our team, which is ranked by Chambers USA 2020 among the leading real estate teams in New Jerseyin part due to clients who laud “a depth of talent” and “solid legal advice.” Outstanding academic credentials, excellent written and oral communication skills and admission to NJ Bar in good standing are required. Please submit a resume, cover letter and law school transcript via email to kcurtis@wilentz.com.

Chambers USA is issued by Chambers and Partners.  A description of the selection methodology can be found at https://chambers.com/about-us/methodology.  No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.

Attorney Employment Opportunities – New York Office

Mass Tort/Class Action Attorney with 4 to 6 years litigation experience to join the Mass Tort/Class Action team NYC office, nationally ranked tier one by US News and World Report “Best Law Firms” to become part our dynamic team. Admission to New York Bar in good standing required. New York City Asbestos Litigation experience strongly preferred, trial experience and NJ Bar Admission helpful. Successful candidate will be technically savvy, client service oriented, and have excellent written and oral communication skills. Background and/or interest in science and medicine a plus. Please submit a recent writing sample and cover letter with your resume to kcurtis@wilentz.com.

The Best Law Firms is issued by the US News World Report.  A description of the selection methodology can be found at https://bestlawfirms.usnews.com.  No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.

 

Recruiting Contacts:

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

Director of Legal Services: Attorney and Professional Staff Recruiting
Kimberly Curtis
kcurtis@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.