Current Attorney Positions

Mass Tort/Class Action Associate with 3-5 years of experience in litigation and plaintiffs’ personal injury, products liability, and/or mass tort preferred, to become part of our dynamic team. Good opportunity for an organized self-starter to work with a number of seasoned professionals and learn substantive law, professional development and trial advocacy skills. Successful candidate will be technically savvy, client service oriented, and have excellent writing and oral communication skills. Candidate may be asked to occasionally work in our New York office.  Admission to NJ Bar (NY Bar a+) in good standing required. Background and/or interest in science and medicine a plus. Please submit a recent writing sample with your resume to dmiranda@wilentz.com

Land Use Associate with 2 to 4 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. Outstanding academic credentials, excellent written and oral communications and NJ Bar membership in good standing required. Submit your resume, writing sample, and school transcriptions for consideration to dmiranda@wilentz.com

Business Litigation Attorney with 1 to 3 years of experience in complex Business Litigation.  The right applicant will be afforded the opportunity to conduct discovery, get into court and participate in trials.  Judicial Clerkship preferred.  Outstanding academic credentials, excellent written and oral communication skills, and admission to NJ Bar in good standing required.  Interested parties should send their resume, law school transcript and cover letter summarizing experience to Kimberly Curtis, Director of Legal Services at kcurtis@wilentz.com.

We seek a Commercial Real Estate Attorney with approximately 8-10 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 Jersey, in 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 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://www.chambersandpartners.com/methodology.  No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.

Construction Law Attorney with 4 to 5 years experience.  Experience should include drafting and negotiating construction contract documents in both private and public sector environments (AIA and other), handling public contract and public bidding issues, and familiarity with construction claims and industry ADR processes.  Must have knowledge and experience with the construction lien law, mechanic's liens, stop work notices, bid protests, public contract law, prompt payment law and payment and performance bonds.  Should have knowledge and experience working on construction claims, delay damages, impact damages, assessment of liquidated damages and substantive law surrounding these issues.  The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate experience in a wide range of matters and will work with the firm's commercial real estate, environmental, public finance, redevelopment and litigation attorneys.  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 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, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.  Qualified woman and minorities are encouraged to apply.