Careers

Join the Team

We believe a great law firm is comprised of great people. Across the firm, we look for individuals who emulate the defining attributes that comprise The Bernkopf Way: an independent thinker and self-starter that is highly intelligent, hard-driving, value-oriented, entrepreneurial, business-minded, and collaborative.

Litigation Associate

Do you have what it takes to be a trial lawyer? Are you highly motivated and willing to work hard? Do you have the desire to learn how to be an effective advocate? If the answer to all these questions is an unconditional “Yes,” then we’d like to talk to you.

Bernkopf Goodman LLP, a Boston law firm since 1894, is inviting exceptional attorneys to join its Litigation Practice Group. In addition to being an independent, highly intelligent thinker, candidates will need to be hard-driving, entrepreneurial, business-minded, and enjoy working independently and collaboratively. Candidates will need to have excellent law school credentials and substantive experience in various aspects of litigation.

The ideal candidate will have 1 – 3 years post-law school experience and must be members in good standing of the Massachusetts Board of Bar Overseers. While some deposition and courtroom experience is preferred, we are interested in someone who has excellent research, analytical and proven legal writing skills, is a quick learner and is eager to be trained by experienced trial practitioners.

If you meet these qualifications, please send a copy of your resume, along with writing samples that you have drafted to Kathy Gailes at kgailes@BG-LLP.com. All submissions will be kept confidential.

Real Estate Legal Assistant

Bernkopf Goodman is seeking a full-time legal assistant with 3+ years of related experience to join a well-established and vibrant transactional real estate practice. The ideal candidate will be technologically proficient, accustomed to working in a fast-paced, team environment, and will possess excellent grammar and word processing skills, attention to detail, and a focused work style. The position will provide support to two Partners in a friendly, but professional, workplace. Primary tasks include editing complex real estate documents, inputting billable time and skillful management of priorities and deadlines.

Applicants meeting these requirements are encouraged to send their resumes to the Director of Human Resources, Kathy Gailes at kgailes@bg-llp.com.

Litigation Legal Assistant

Bernkopf Goodman LLP is seeking a full-time legal assistant to support three attorneys in our Litigation Department. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 3 years’ experience in a law firm setting, a professional demeanor and approach to assignments, and be an advanced user of MS Office programs. Litigation experience in contract disputes, title insurance claims, class action, construction defect, or foreclosure is a plus. Bernkopf Goodman LLP offers a competitive salary, as well as health, dental, vision and retirement benefits.

Applicants meeting these requirements are encouraged to send their resumes to the Director of Human Resources, Kathy Gailes at kgailes@bg-llp.com.

Real Estate Paralegal

Bernkopf Goodman LLP is seeking a Real Estate Paralegal with a minimum of five (5) years of experience in commercial real estate transactions, including financing, conveyancing, leasing, zoning and title matters, as well as various corporate matters. Candidate should have strong communication and organizational skills and be willing to work in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment. A competitive salary and benefits package will be provided.

Applicants meeting these requirements are encouraged to send their resumes to: Kathy Gailes, Director of Human Resources, kgailes@bg-llp.com.

 

 

Hiring Contact: Director of Human Resources, Kathy Gailes kgailes@bg-llp.com..