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Attorney – Alaska

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is a premier Northwest regional law firm serving the needs of businesses in six primary industry groups including Technology, Healthcare, Manufacturing, Natural Resources, Real Estate and Construction, and Transportation, Ports and Maritime, with offices in Portland, Seattle, Anchorage, Vancouver, Bend, Eugene, Salem, and Mountain View, California.

 

Schwabe is seeking experienced attorneys looking to take their careers to the next level by joining its newly established office in Anchorage in support of the firm’s strategic plan. The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • Minimum of 8 years of professional experience
  • Established, self-sustaining book of business
  • Excellent legal skills and reputation
  • Demonstrated ability to originate and maintain client relationships
  • Strong client service ethics
  • Alaska State Bar admission or eligibility for reciprocity

 

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt provides a team-oriented working environment with a competitive salary and benefits. Qualified and interested candidates should submit a PDF of their cover letter and resume to Michelle Baird-Johnson, Director of Talent Acquisition and Integration, via this websiteInquiries are maintained in the strictest of professional confidence.

 

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Experienced Employment and Corporate Attorney – Mt. View

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is a premier Northwest regional law firm serving the needs of businesses in six primary industry groups including Technology, Healthcare, Manufacturing, Natural Resources, Real Estate and Construction, and Transportation, Ports and Maritime, with offices in Portland, Seattle, Anchorage, Vancouver, Bend, Eugene, Salem, and Mountain View, California.  Schwabe’s growth in Mountain View seeks to take advantage of the strong links between Silicon Valley and businesses located in the Pacific Northwest.

 

Schwabe is seeking experienced attorneys looking to take their careers to a new level by joining its newly established office in Mountain View in support of the firm’s strategic plan. Particular desired areas of practice include Labor & Employment and Corporate. The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

 

  • Minimum of six years of private law practice experience, including representation in the tech community
  • Established book of business
  • Excellent legal skills and reputation
  • Demonstrated ability to originate and maintain client relationships
  • Strong client service ethics
  • California State Bar admission

 

Schwabe provides a uniquely flexible, team-oriented working environment with competitive compensation and benefits.  Qualified and interested candidates should submit a PDF of their cover letter and resume to Michelle Baird-Johnson, Director of Talent Acquisition and Integration, via this website. Inquiries are maintained in the strictest of professional confidence. 

 

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Healthcare Attorneys – Portland

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is a premier Northwest regional law firm serving the needs of businesses in six primary industry groups including Technology, Healthcare, Manufacturing, Natural Resources, Real Estate and Construction, and Transportation, Ports and Maritime, with offices in Portland, Seattle, Anchorage, Vancouver, Bend, Eugene, Salem, and Mountain View, California.

 

Schwabe is seeking experienced Healthcare Attorneys to join its Portland office.  The ideal candidates will have 10 or more years of experience in private practice focused on regulatory and/or transactional healthcare matters.  Schwabe’s healthcare team offers clients demonstrated solutions to pressing legal issues, and the complete candidate will have a mastery of issues as demonstrated through a track record of successfully serving clients, conducting speaking engagements, authoring articles on cutting-edge healthcare issues, and would bring portable business.

 

Qualified candidates should submit a PDF of their cover letter and resume to Michelle Baird-Johnson, Director of Talent Acquisition and Integration, via this website. Inquiries are maintained in the strictest of professional confidence.

 

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Healthcare Attorneys – Seattle

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is a premier Northwest regional law firm serving the needs of businesses in six primary industry groups including Technology, Healthcare, Manufacturing, Natural Resources, Real Estate and Construction, and Transportation, Ports and Maritime, with offices in Portland, Seattle, Anchorage, Vancouver, Bend, Eugene, Salem, and Mountain View, California.

 

Schwabe is seeking experienced Healthcare Attorneys to join its Seattle office.  The ideal candidates will have 10 or more years of experience in private practice focused on regulatory and/or transactional healthcare matters.  Schwabe’s healthcare team offers clients demonstrated solutions to pressing legal issues, and the complete candidate will have a mastery of issues as demonstrated through a track record of successfully serving clients, conducting speaking engagements, authoring articles on cutting-edge healthcare issues, and would bring portable business.

 

Qualified candidates should submit a PDF of their cover letter and resume to Michelle Baird-Johnson, Director of Talent Acquisition and Integration, via this website. Inquiries are maintained in the strictest of professional confidence.

 

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

IP Litigation Associate – Seattle

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is a premier Northwest regional law firm serving the needs of businesses in six primary industry groups including Technology, Healthcare, Manufacturing, Natural Resources, Real Estate and Construction, and Transportation, Ports and Maritime, with offices in Portland, Seattle, Anchorage, Vancouver, Bend, Eugene, Salem, and Mountain View, California.

 

Schwabe has an opening in its Seattle, Washington office for a full time Intellectual Property Litigation Attorney. The ideal candidate will have:

 

  • 4-8 years of litigation experience; IP-related experience preferred
  • Experience taking depositions, managing fact and expert discovery, and handling e-discovery
  • Strong legal writing skills, and exceptional interpersonal and communication (written and verbal) skills
  • Demonstrated aptitude in managing independent projects within a team environment in a fast-paced litigation practice
  • Appellate experience preferred
  • JD degree from an accredited law school

 

Schwabe provides a team-oriented working environment with competitive salary and benefits.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, sex, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or other status protected by law.

 

Candidates should direct their cover letter, resume, law school transcripts, and a writing sample to Michelle Baird-Johnson, Director of Talent Acquisition & Integration.

 

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



Land Use Associate – Portland

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is a premier Northwest regional law firm serving the needs of businesses in six primary industry groups including Technology, Healthcare, Manufacturing, Natural Resources, Real Estate and Construction, and Transportation, Ports and Maritime, with offices in Portland, Seattle, Anchorage, Vancouver, Bend, Eugene, Salem, and Mountain View, California.


Schwabe currently has an opening in its Portland, Oregon office for a junior-level land use attorney to join its Commercial Development & Natural Resources Department. The successful candidate will work with real estate, natural resource, and construction lawyers in a team-oriented approach. The ideal candidate will have: 

  • Juris Doctorate (J.D.) Degree from an ABA-accredited law school
  • 1-4 years of experience with land use matters, including:
    • Research and review of development feasibility
    • Appellate briefing
    • Drafting land use applications
    • Appearance at public hearings
    • Preparing legal documents and agreements
    • Preparing and filing motions and complaints
    • Legislative tracking and analysis
  • Excellent academic credentials and professional references, as well as solid legal research, analysis, writing, and communication skills 
  • Demonstrated ownership of projects and willingness to work in a team-oriented setting, but with significant independence
  • Strong client service ethics
  • Business development experience and strong interest in engaging in land use and/or natural resource industry groups
  • Oregon State Bar admission or eligibility for reciprocity preferred

 

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt provides a team-oriented working environment with a competitive salary and benefits. Qualified and interested candidates should submit a PDF of their cover letter, resume, and law school transcripts to Michelle Baird-Johnson, Director of Talent Acquisition and Integration, via this website. Inquiries are maintained in the strictest of professional confidence.

 

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Life Sciences Attorneys – Seattle and Portland

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is a premier Northwest regional law firm serving the needs of businesses in six primary industry groups including Technology, Healthcare, Manufacturing, Natural Resources, Real Estate and Construction, and Transportation, Ports and Maritime, with offices in Portland, Seattle, Anchorage, Vancouver, Bend, Eugene, Salem, and Mountain View, California.

 

Schwabe is seeking experienced Life Sciences Attorneys to join its Seattle or Portland offices.  The ideal candidates will have 10 or more years of experience in private practice focused on intellectual property litigation, patent prosecution, business transactions, or licensing in the life sciences arena, and would bring some portable business. This is an opportunity to join a group of nationally-recognized intellectual property attorneys who enjoy a collaborative approach to practicing law and who have a mindset oriented toward offering clients targeted superior service. 

 

Qualified candidates should submit a PDF of their cover letter and resume to Michelle Baird-Johnson, Director of Talent Acquisition and Integration, via this website. Inquiries are maintained in the strictest of professional confidence.

 

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Litigation Attorney – Bend

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is a premier Northwest regional law firm serving the needs of businesses in six primary industry groups including Technology, Healthcare, Manufacturing, Natural Resources, Real Estate and Construction, and Transportation, Ports and Maritime, with offices in Portland, Seattle, Anchorage, Vancouver, Bend, Eugene, Salem, and Mountain View, California.

 

Schwabe is seeking an experienced litigation attorney to join its office in Bend, Oregon. The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

 

  • Ten or more years of private law practice focused on litigation matters
  • Established, self-sustaining book of business based primarily in the Northwest
  • Excellent legal skills and reputation
  • Demonstrated ability to originate and maintain client relationships
  • Strong client service ethics
  • Oregon State Bar admission
 

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt provides a team-oriented working environment with a competitive salary and benefits. Qualified and interested candidates should submit a PDF of their cover letter and resume to Michelle Baird-Johnson, Director of Talent Acquisition and Integration, via this website. Inquiries are maintained in the strictest of professional confidence.

 

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Maritime Attorney – Seattle

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is a premier Northwest regional law firm serving the needs of businesses in six primary industry groups including Technology, Healthcare, Manufacturing, Natural Resources, Real Estate and Construction, and Transportation, Ports and Maritime, with offices in Portland, Seattle, Anchorage, Vancouver, Bend, Eugene, Salem, and Mountain View, California.

 

Schwabe is seeking experienced maritime attorneys looking to join its office in Seattle. The ideal candidate will have at least seven (7) years of experience serving clients in the maritime industry. Particular desired areas of practice include Labor & Employment and Corporate. Deep industry connections and a portable book of business are preferred. The top candidate will be self-motivated, possess a track record demonstrating exemplary client service, and a willingness to work in a team. Washington State Bar admission or eligibility for reciprocity preferred but not required. 

 

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt provides a team-oriented working environment with a competitive salary and benefits. Qualified and interested candidates should submit a PDF of their cover letter and resume to Michelle Baird-Johnson, Director of Talent Acquisition and Integration, via this website. Inquiries are maintained in the strictest of professional confidence.

 

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 


Real Estate Associate – Portland

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is a premier Northwest regional law firm serving the needs of businesses in six primary industry groups including Real Estate and Construction, Natural Resources, Technology, Healthcare, Manufacturing, and Transportation, Ports and Maritime, with offices in Portland, Seattle, Anchorage, Vancouver, Bend, Eugene, Salem, and Mountain View, California.

 

 Schwabe currently has an opening in its Portland, Oregon office for a real estate transactional associate attorney to join its Real Estate and Natural Resources Department. The successful candidate will work with business, tax, regulatory, land use, and construction lawyers in a team-oriented approach. The ideal candidate will have:  

  •  Juris Doctorate (J.D.) Degree from an ABA-accredited law school
  • 2-4 years of experience with commercial, timber and agriculture real estate transactions, including:
    • Purchase & sale agreements
    • Real estate due diligence, including title review
    • Leasing
    • Real estate finance transactions
    • Development-related contracts
  • Excellent academic credentials and professional references
  • Excellent writing, and communication skills 
  • Demonstrated ownership of projects and willingness to work in a team-oriented setting, but with significant independence
  • Strong client service ethics
  • Strong interest in engaging in real estate and/or natural resource industry groups and business development
  • Oregon State Bar admission or eligibility for reciprocity preferred
 

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt provides a team-oriented working environment with a competitive salary and benefits. Qualified and interested candidates should submit a PDF of their cover letter, resume, law school transcripts, and a legal writing sample to Michelle Baird-Johnson, Director of Talent Acquisition and Integration, via this website. Inquiries are maintained in the strictest of professional confidence.

 

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.