• Senior Associate or Of Counsel - Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation

    DLA PiperPalo Alto, CA 94303

    Job #1692996671

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    Senior Associate or Of Counsel - Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation

    DLA Piper is seeking a Senior Associate or Of Counsel with at least 5 years of experience to work in its Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation Group. We are looking for candidates with experience in executive compensation and employee benefits law, including experience with respect to equity plans and agreements, executive retention packages, as well as the handling of employee benefit plans and compensation arrangements in mergers and acquisitions. Executive compensation public company reporting and disclosure experience is a plus.

    We prefer candidates with big law firm experience, immediately transferable skills, excellent analytical and writing skills, and strong academic backgrounds from nationally recognized law schools. Candidates should have 5 years of relevant experience. An LL.M. in tax law and/or employee benefits law is a plus.

    Direct applicants only. No third party submissions.

    Please apply online if you are a direct applicant. If you have a request for an accommodation during the application process or if you have any questions about the process, please contact Chunny Wu (~~~). As DLA Piper is a federal contractor and must follow certain regulations requiring equal opportunity in employment, please apply directly online instead of sending application materials directly to Chunny Wu. Please add ~~~ to your list of safe senders.

    Requirements:

    5 years of substantive employee benefits experience

    Top academic credentials

    Strong writing and analytical skills

    JD and Licensed to practice in home jurisdiction

    Job: Lawyer

    Organization: Employment

    Title: Senior Associate or Of Counsel - Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation

    Location: District of Columbia-Washington

    Requisition ID: 21000549

    Other Locations: United States-California-East Palo Alto, United States-California-San Diego, United States-California-San Francisco, United States-California-Sacramento, United States-California-Los Angeles