Career Opportunities

Associate Opportunities

PLEASE NOTE: Dykema does not accept unsolicited submissions, for associate opportunities, from search agencies (with or without a contract with our firm). Agencies are welcome to request approval for a submission by emailing a blind summary of candidate to the recruiting contact.

Office: Washington, DC
Position: Associate – Litigation

The Washington, DC office seeks an associate with a minimum of two to three years of complex litigation experience. Work will involve the defense of product liability and class action cases at the trial and appellate levels in local and other jurisdictions nationwide. Responsibilities will include drafting pleadings, drafting discovery requests and responses, assisting with document-related work, legal research, and writing briefs Other duties will include factual investigation, assisting with deposition preparation, the taking and attending of depositions, arguing motions, and assisting with trials. Excellent written and oral advocacy skills are required. Familiarity with products liability law and/or consumer class action defense experience is a plus.

Candidates must be admitted in Washington, DC and preferably also be a member of the Maryland or Virginia State Bars.

Qualified candidates should send cover letter, resume and a copy of law school transcript to:

Sarah K. Staup
Director of Professional Personnel
The information can be faxed to: 855-255-4354

Qualified candidates are welcome to apply for future opportunities. Please send resume, cover letter and law school transcript to:

For California, Michigan, Minnesota, and Washington, DC offices:

Sarah Staup
Director of Professional Personnel

For Chicago office:

Justine Maury
Recruiting and Professional Development Manager

For Texas offices:

(Miss) Kevin Scott
Recruiting and Professional Development Manager