Every law firm has a distinct personality that provides the framework for a professional's experience during the course of their career.

Chadbourne’s personality is informal, friendly and entrepreneurial. We encourage professional excellence in an environment that is supportive and welcoming to all people. We respect and value one another's differences. The people who work at Chadbourne—lawyers and staff alike—are our greatest assets, making our workplace vibrant, inviting and comfortable. We are seeking professionals who embody our cultural values and will thrive in our distinctive workplace. We want you to succeed here.

Law Students

Chadbourne is an ideal place to begin your legal career. As an international law firm with 11 offices worldwide and headquartered in New York City, our matters routinely involve cross-border issues and our lawyers regularly work with colleagues across the world.  All of our offices share work and resources and our size enables us to embody a true “one firm” spirit. At Chadbourne, associates play a key role on matters from day one, and our informal culture fosters direct partner contact and more effective hands-on training.

Experienced Lawyers

Chadbourne is an entrepreneurial environment where initiative and creativity are rewarded and encouraged. Our expansive global footprint and emphasis on the pursuit of one’s professional passion create an ideal breeding ground for lawyers to develop their own unique practice and hone their legal skills. We value firm citizenship and place great emphasis on a lawyer’s participation in training and mentoring.

Professional Staff

Chadbourne's professional staff plays an important role in supporting the firm's legal activities and addressing key business operations. Support and administrative career opportunities at Chadbourne include positions in accounting, human resources, office services, information services, legal personnel, legal recruiting, library services and marketing.