Lee & Hayes, a law firm at the intersection of business, law and technology, is seeking a corporate associate to work out of its Spokane, WA office. Successful candidates will have one to three years of relevant transaction/corporate experience to include:

  • drafting and negotiation of contracts
  • analysis of legal issues
  • drafting internal and client memorandums
  • general corporate counseling
  • experience in mergers and acquisitions
  • startup counseling
  • private equity
  • securities compliance
  • domestic and international technology and commercial transactions a plus
  • experience representing emerging growth technology companies as outside or in-house counsel also a plus

Must have strong interpersonal, writing and reasoning skills and a strong desire to be a direct contributor in a dynamic and collaborative working environment to provide superior client service.  Must also have a desire to actively engage in helping build a thriving corporate practice through internal and external business and career development efforts.

Lee & Hayes is consistently recognized as one of the nation’s highest-quality intellectual property (IP) law firms across industries.  In addition to IP law, the firm specializes in providing corporate, government relations and litigation services to domestic and international technology companies across a wide range of industries.  The firm boasts a collegial and team-oriented work environment, as well as a nationally competitive compensation and benefits package.  Culturally, Lee & Hayes is more like a “high-tech company of lawyers” than just a law firm.

Qualifications: One to three years of relevant experience required.

Contact: For confidential consideration, please submit a cover letter and your resume to hr@leehayes.com.  If you are currently living in another area, please share with us your reasons for interest in the Spokane office; is it to be closer to family, you grew up in Spokane, do you enjoy the outdoors, just looking to relocate, etc.  For more information on this position, please visit leehayes.com.

Lee & Hayes is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and strongly supports diversity in the workforce.