McGivney, Kluger & Cook is an exciting, vibrant, and rewarding place to work. We truly value our employees and offer a competitive compensation and benefits package. Our recruiting efforts are focused on individuals who have a thorough understanding of the law and our practice areas, excellent academic credentials, and superb writing skills, and those who thrive in a fast-paced, challenging work environment. We provide our attorneys with extensive in-house training and we have also instituted a mentor program that pairs new colleagues with a senior attorney.
At MK&C, we provide a diverse, challenging, and rewarding workplace so that all colleagues can excel and grow, which enhances the service we provide to our clients.
Our current job opportunities include:
Asbestos/Product Liability Trial Lawyer (Buffalo/Syracuse, NY) - 7+ years. Salary commensurate with experience.
General Liability Civil Defense Lawyer (Buffalo/Syracuse, NY) - 5+ years. A present book of business preferred. Salary is negotiable.
Associate (New York, NY) Our Manhattan office seeks a dynamic mid-level associate with 4+ years of litigation experience. Applicants must have excellent writing skills and a strong academic background; trial experience a plus. NY admission required. Prior experience in asbestos and/or mass tort litigation preferred.
Entry-Level Associate (New York, NY) - Our New York City office seeks to add an associate with 1-2 years of defense experience. Experience/interest in asbestos, toxic tort and general liability defense is desirable as are excellent writing skills and deposition experience. NY bar admission is required. Applicants are asked to submit a writing sample with their resume and cover letter.
Paralegal (Syracuse, NY) 2-5 years of experience preferably in the defense litigation field. Asbestos/toxic tort related work experience preferred. Should have prior experience billing for time.
Associate (Hartford, CT) Our Hartford, CT office seeks to add a dynamic associate with 3-4 years of experience. Applicants must have excellent writing skills and a strong academic background; trial experience a plus. CT admission required. Previous municipal experience required. Candidates are asked to submit a writing sample with their resume and cover letter, along with salary requirements. Salary is commensurate with experience. Benefits included.
Associate (Philadelphia, PA) Our Philadelphia, PA office seeks to add an associate with 5-7 years of defense litigation experience. This position will be working for both our Asbestos and General Liability departments. Applicants must have excellent writing skills, a strong academic background, and must be admitted to practice in Pennsylvania.
Legal Assistant (St. Louis, MO) Currently seeking candidates with 3-5 years of previous experience as a paralegal or other legal field. Prior experience in insurance defense particularly with asbestos or general liability a plus. Should have familiarity with legal research and have the ability to prioritize and multi task. Looking for candidates who are detailed-oriented and have excellent written and verbal communication skills. Benefits included. Salary commensurate with experience.
Paralegal (Florham Park, NJ) Seeking a paralegal with 2-3 years of experience for our general liability department. Candidates should have familiarity with legal research, ability to prioritize and multitask, and excellent written and verbal communication skills.