Boston, MA or New York, NY

Position Summary

Our Financial Restructuring and Bankruptcy Practice Group is seeking to hire an associate to join our Boston, MA office or our New York, NY office. The ideal candidate will have approximately two to four years of experience in all aspects of bankruptcy and bankruptcy-related litigation matters including, but not limited to, representing creditors, debtors, secured lenders, landlords, and creditors’ committees. MA and NY Bar admission, as well as bankruptcy clerkship experience preferred. Qualified candidates will have superb communication and writing skills, be a self-starter with a commitment to excellence, and have the ability to perform in a fast-paced environment.

Our Financial Restructuring and Bankruptcy Practice Group knows the dynamics and players unique to a variety of industries—from real estate and financial services, to health care and manufacturing, to infrastructure and beyond.  In all instances, our goal is to protect existing assets and unlock new value. Our team is always focused on being high-level business counselors as well as legal advisors. We address operational inefficiencies, facilitate balance sheet restructuring, advance turnaround plans, draft agreements that guard against future risk and (when necessary) wind down and liquidate.

A career at Nixon Peabody is the opportunity to do work that matters. It’s a chance to use your knowledge to shape what’s ahead. To share, to innovate, to learn at a firm that taps the power of collective thinking.

Nixon Peabody offers challenging work, a friendly environment and an excellent benefits package. We are always looking for outstanding lawyers with diverse backgrounds and experience to complement our strengths and become part of our exciting future.