Lateral Attorneys

Grow with Dykema


To Apply:

If you are interested in a Lateral Associate position at Dykema, click HERE.

If you are interested in a Staff Attorney position at Dykema click HERE.

Interested lateral Member and Senior Counsel applicants may start a discussion by contacting Mary Beth Walsh, Director of Lateral Recruiting.

If a position in which you are interested is not listed, you may apply for a future opportunity HERE


Lateral Associates and Staff Attorneys

Dykema hires lateral associates who demonstrate, that besides excellent legal skills, they possess ambition, imagination, superior intellect and personal and professional integrity. Lateral associate candidates must possess a JD from an ABA-accredited law school and licensed to practice, in good standing, in a U.S. jurisdiction.  All applicants must submit a resume, law school transcript and a cover letter in PDF format. Your cover letter should detail your preferred position and area of practice. 

We are always interested in qualified talent. Submissions for lateral associate opportunities must include a resume and cover letter in PDF format. Your cover letter should detail your preferred position and area of practice. 

Members and Senior Counsel

Dykema is committed to delivering clients the best in services, results and value, and Dykema delivers that: our best, today, tomorrow and every day. That is the Dykema difference. We are continually adding lateral members who firmly align with the Firm’s culture and values. We are interested in hearing from experience lateral members and groups who want to join a dynamic firm to take their practice to the next level.

Interested lateral Member and Senior Counsel applicants may find more information in our Destination Dykema Guide. To start discussions contact Mary Beth Walsh, Director of Lateral Recruiting, who handles member and counsel recruiting. We hope you will join us.


Notice to Search Agencies

Search Agencies are welcome to request approval for a submission by emailing a blind summary of candidate to the recruiting contact with a request to engage. Please do not submit resumes through our online application system. Applications submitted to our online application system by search agencies will not be accepted. Submissions for search agencies to those other than recruiting contacts will not constitute acceptance of candidate or contact.