Career Opportunities


Associate Opportunities

PLEASE NOTE: Dykema does not accept unsolicited submissions for associate and staff attorney opportunities from search / placement 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: Lansing, Michigan
Position: Government Policy & Practice Group Associate

Dykema seeks an associate with one to three years of experience and an interest in administrative law and litigation for our Government Policy & Practice Group in our Lansing office. Prior experience with a law firm or state administrative agency is preferred. Excellent research and writing skills, strong oral communications abilities, and an appreciation of the importance of practice development activities are required. The work requires attention to detail and the ability to produce quality work under tight deadlines. Candidates should have experience working in teams and be comfortable in a multidisciplinary practice. Admission to State Bar of Michigan is required.

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

Sarah K. Staup
Director of Professional Personnel
Email: sstaup@dykema.com
EOE


Office: San Antonio, Texas
Position: Corporate Finance Associate

Dykema seeks an associate with three to five years of experience for the Corporate Finance practice group in our San Antonio office. Experience in M&A, finance, securities, joint ventures, corporate governance, and private equity is preferred, as is a business or finance background. Experience in a law firm setting is required. Candidates should have experience working in teams and be comfortable in a multidisciplinary practice. Admission to the State Bar of Texas is required. 

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

Anna Whitener
Recruiting & Professional Development Manager
Email: awhitener@dykema.com
EOE


Office: San Antonio, Texas
Position: Labor & Employment Associate

Dykema seeks an associate attorney with one to three years of experience in labor and employment law for our San Antonio office. Strong communication skills (written and oral advocacy) are a must. Fluency in Spanish is strongly preferred. Job duties include research and memo writing, discovery, drafting of pleadings, preparation for and participation in depositions, hearings, and trial, client counseling, and representation before administrative agencies. Admission to the State Bar of Texas bar is required.

WE ARE NOT ACCEPTING RESUMES FROM SEARCH FIRMS FOR THIS POSITION.

Qualified candidates should send cover letter, resume, law school transcript, and writing sample to:

Anna Whitener
Recruiting & Professional Development Manager
Email: awhitener@dykema.com
EOE


Qualified associate and staff attorney 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 Lewis
Senior Manager, Recruiting and Professional Development

For Texas offices:
Anna Whitener
Recruiting and Professional Development Manager