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Atlanta Positions

Tax Associate - Atlanta

Our Atlanta office is seeking a Tax Associate Attorney for its Tax Controversy Section in Atlanta, Georgia.  The ideal candidate will have at least 2-5 years of Tax Associate experience in a law firm environment, excellent client relationships and interpersonal skills, and a strong academic background.  Candidates that are currently with an accounting firm will also be considered.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist in projects in the various areas of the Firm's Tax Controversy Section
  • Represent individual and company clients in tax and business matters, including the review and analysis of complex tax matters.
  • Interface with IRS agents, Appeals Officers, and government attorneys at IRS Counsel and DOJ Tax Division.
  • Build relationships with existing clients, including involvement in networking and business development activities

Qualifications:

  • 2-5 years of Tax Associate experience in a law firm environment
  • LL.M. in Tax required
  • Experience with tax controversy, disputes, litigation, audits, appeals (practical experience with tax disputes)
  • Experience with federal income and estate/gift tax issues
  • Strong academic and employment credentials
  • Member of the Georgia Bar a plus
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively in oral and written form with strong attention to detail
  • Strong, proven writing skills
  • Ability to work independently and efficiently, as well as within a team environment involving extensive collaboration with other attorneys, paralegals, and office staff

If you fit the profile above and want to be considered, please contact Bonnie Lewis, Director of Administration - Atlanta, at Bonnie.Lewis@chamberlainlaw.com.

International Tax Associate - Atlanta

Our Atlanta office is also seeking an international tax associate.  The ideal candidate will possess the following credentials:

(1)   LL.M. in tax, or MTax, or MTx, or CPA

(2)   Three to five years of experience (law firm or accounting firm)

(3)   If in an accounting firm, the person should be a Tax Senior, or Tax Manager

(4)   Strong writing skills

(5)   Experience with international tax

(6)   Experience with federal income tax issues – this is not a state/local position

(7)   Bar membership in Georgia a plus but not a requirement.

Qualified candidates should forward their resumes to Bonnie Lewis at Bonnie.Lewis@chamberlainlaw.com.

Real Estate Associate - Atlanta

Chamberlain Hrdlicka is searching for a mid-level Real Estate Associate Attorney to join our expanding Real Estate practice in Atlanta, Georgia.  The ideal candidate will have 5 to 7 years of commercial real estate litigation experience in a law firm environment, with excellent client relationships and interpersonal skills. 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Handle real estate related litigation matters
  • Draft commercial leases and other related documents as requested
  • Review documents with excellent attention to detail
  • Interface with clients in a professional manner
  • Bill a minimum of 1850 hours per year

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years of commercial real estate experience in a law firm environment
  • Strong writing and analytical skills
  • Experience with commercial real estate litigation work
  • Experience with or interest in commercial transactional real estate work, including drafting commercial leases
  • Top academic credentials
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with a team approach
  • Must be admitted to practice in Georgia

Qualified candidates should forward their resumes to Bonnie Lewis at Bonnie.Lewis@chamberlainlaw.com.

Tax Controversy Associates - Atlanta

We do tend to experience unplanned opportunities periodically throughout the year, so if you fit the profile below and want to be considered for a future tax controversy associate position, please contact Bonnie Lewis at Bonnie.Lewis@chamberlainlaw.com.

(1)   LL.M. in tax

(2)   Two to five years of experience (preferably law firm as opposed to accounting firm)

(3)   Experience with tax controversy/disputes/litigation

(4)   Strong, proven writing skills

(5)   Experience with federal income tax issues -  We are not looking for state/local tax or estate/gift tax attorneys

(6)   Experience with or interest in international tax

(7)   Bar membership in Georgia would be a plus but not a requirement

Due to the nature of our tax practice, we do not accept applications from associates who have no tax dispute practical experience. 

Houston Position

Litigation Associate - Houston

Our Houston office is searching for a mid-level Litigation Associate in its Houston office.  The ideal candidate will have at least 3-5 years of private law firm litigation experience, and possess a strong academic background with excellent writing and speaking skills, and have a desire for client contact, case development and responsibility with a long term desire to become a shareholder within the Firm.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Self-directed case management from inception to resolution (under shareholder).
  • Prepare for, conduct and attend hearings, depositions, and draft pleadings, discovery and motions as well as mediations and trials/arbitrations.
  • Review documents with superior attention to detail.
  • Conduct legal research regarding complex procedural and substantive issues.
  • Interface with clients and opposing counsel in a professional manner.
  • Build relationships with existing clients, including involvement in networking and business development activities.
  • Bill a minimum of 2050 hours per year.
  • Work within a team and support peer associates and multiple shareholders within the Litigation Department.

Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years of private firm litigation experience.
  • Strong academic and employment credentials.
  • Previous experience in the following: complex tort, commercial litigation and insurance coverage/bad faith litigation.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively – both orally and in writing; Advanced research and writing skills.
  • Ability to work independently and efficiently, as well as within a team orientation involving extensive collaboration with other attorneys, paralegals, and office staff.
  • Licensed in Texas and the Southern District of Texas; additional admissions in other federal district courts are a benefit.  

To inquire about lateral opportunities, please send an e-mail to Jennifer Tuohy, Events and Recruiting Coordinator, at Jennifer.Tuohy@chamberlainlaw.com.

Philadelphia and San Antonio Positions:

To inquire about lateral opportunities, please send an e-mail to Jennifer Tuohy, Events and Recruiting Coordinator, at Jennifer.Tuohy@chamberlainlaw.com.