Available Lateral Attorney Positions

Below please find a list of our current open lateral attorney positions. Interested applicants for the positions should submit their resume, transcript and cover letter to Mrs. Lisa Featherson, Director of Legal Personnel & Associate Recruiting at .

As a part of our new process, we now require the job ID to be included in the subject line of your submission.

We are accepting submissions from recruiters for the below positions.


New York: Corporate

The New York office of Chadbourne & Parke LLP seeks a 4th to 7th year Corporate Associate in the Fund Formation and Investment Management practice area. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience in private equity funds and hedge funds and strong regulatory and compliance capabilities, from a Chambers-ranked fund formation practice. Candidates must submit a resume and deal sheet. Job ID #004

New York: Project Finance

The New York office of Chadbourne & Parke LLP seeks a Project Finance Associate with three to five years of experience. The ideal candidate will have top firm and academic credentials and will have prior experience in project finance specific transactions. The candidate must have strong competency in drafting and negotiating the principal financing documentation (including credit agreements and depositary agreements) as well as experience in drafting or reviewing project documentation (including EPC contracts and/or supply contracts). Job ID #002

Washington, DC: Project Finance

The Washington DC office of Chadbourne & Parke LLP is also seeking several Project Finance candidates. We are looking for applicants with between three and six years of experience. Candidates must have strong competency in drafting and negotiating financing documents and/or project-related contracts such as EPCs, PPAs, etc. Experience in Project Finance is highly preferred, but candidates with exceptional backgrounds in other finance or project development practices are also encouraged to apply. Candidates should have top academic and firm credentials. Candidates are requested to submit a resume and a detailed deal sheet explaining responsibilities on each referenced transaction. Job ID #001

Washington, DC: Environmental

The Washington, DC office of Chadbourne & Parke LLP seeks an Associate specializing in environmental law with two to five years of environmental experience to join the Project Finance practice. The ideal candidate will have top firm and academic credentials and will have prior experience with environmental permitting and the interpretation of the National Environmental Policy Act, Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, Endangered Species Act, and Comprehensive Environmental Response and Compensation and Liability Act. Experience with environmental issues in the context of the construction and operation of power generation and infrastructure projects and the purchase and sale of commercial enterprises desired. Job ID #005

Washington, DC: Tax Department

The Washington, DC office of Chadbourne & Parke LLP seeks an associate to join its Tax Department. The ideal candidate will have three to four years of experience (flexible) in a large law firm or Big 4 accounting firm and should have some experience with tax planning and structuring for complex investments in energy and infrastructure assets in the US and abroad. The candidate should have familiarity or background in some or all of the following substantive tax areas: partnership taxation, energy tax credits and other tax issues specific to energy investments, inbound and outbound foreign tax planning, including FIRPTA issues, tax ownership concepts, leasing and other forms of tax optimal asset based financings. The position will require help with research, drafting and managing transactions, primarily in the renewable energy field (wind, solar, geothermal, biomass, ocean energy, fuel cells), but more broadly to all asset based financings of large energy and infrastructure assets. Job ID#006

Los Angeles: Project Finance

Chadbourne & Parke LLP seeks a mid-level associate with five to seven years of experience to join our Project Finance practice in the Los Angeles office. This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated attorney with an entrepreneurial spirit to assist us in growing our LA office and expanding our practice fluency. Ideal candidates will have top credentials, a strong desire to learn and work in a collaborative environment where teamwork is emphasized and will be willing to take on a variety of responsibilities across all levels of complexity. Candidates must have strong competency in drafting and negotiating the principal financing documentation as well as experience in drafting or reviewing project documentation. Experience in negotiating supply contracts and/or offtake agreements, M&A, real estate or regulatory work is a plus. Job ID #003