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Prestige: Highly regarded business practice including corporate/business law, technology and intellectual property, employment, litigation and taxation

Experienced peers: Led by attorneys with proven achievement as partners in large Boston firms and as in-house counsel

Interesting work: Sophistication and challenge at the level of the major firms

Balance: A satisfying and fulfilling life in the law, and a life outside

Support: Collegial work environment, committed to gender and ethnic diversity

Participation: Contribute at all levels in firm marketing, administration, recruiting and client work

A future: We only employ attorneys we believe have the qualities to be partners


Current Openings:

Senior Corporate Associate
HR Generalist - Part-Time
Corporate Paralegal


Senior Corporate Associate

Morse, a top regional business law firm, is currently seeking a highly skilled, senior-level corporate associate to join the Firm's Waltham office.

Successful candidates will have: 

  • 7 - 10 years of experience representing clients in a range of corporate, securities and business transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, securities offerings, financings (debt and equity) and general corporate matters.
  • Experience with formation and funding of emerging growth companies, private equity investments, general corporate counseling and a wide variety of transactions.
  • Demonstrated ability to first-chair transactions both in terms of drafting and negotiation.
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills.
  • Commitment to provide high quality client service.
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a larger collaborative team and to mentor and develop less experienced team members. 
  • Experience in a robust corporate law practice required.
  • Strong academic credentials.

We offer the ability to grow and thrive in a law firm platform designed for attorneys with long-term professional development aspirations.

Interested candidates may send a resume and cover letter to:

Brian T. McTague, Practice Group Manager
Morse
CityPoint
230 Third Avenue, 4th Floor
Waltham, MA  02451
Email:  bmctague@morse.law


HR Generalist - Part-Time

Morse, a top regional business law firm, is currently seeking an HR professional to provide expertise to a company of 65 employees. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced HR Generalist to contribute to the growth of our firm while working 3‐4 days per week, 24 hours per week.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Manage on‐boarding and orientation process
  • Implement and administer employee policies and procedures. Update policies and employee manual as needed
  • Handle employee personnel issues with responsiveness, sensitivity, discretion and confidentiality
  • Manage review process for all employees
  • Support Executive Director and Practice Group Manager with attorney, paralegal and staff recruitment and selection process
  • Document standard office procedures, maintain employee personnel and training records
  • Benefits administration, including assisting Executive Director and Controller with interactions with benefits broker and employees on benefits issues

Interested candidates may send a resume and cover letter to:

Gretchen K. Pratt, Executive Director
Morse
CityPoint
230 Third Avenue, 4th Floor
Waltham, MA 02451
Email: gpratt@morse.law


Corporate Paralegal

We are seeking a full time Corporate Paralegal with 3-5 years of corporate paralegal experience related to corporate entity formation and maintenance, debt and equity financings, M&A transactions, corporate governance (board and stockholder matters), securities and Blue Sky filings, conducting UCC and lien searches, preparing and filing UCC filings, due diligence (including data rooms), to join our successful corporate practice. The successful candidate will: be highly organized and able to multi-task to complete projects on time; respond well to constructive feedback and work well under pressure; and have excellent interpersonal skills.  Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required.  Sophisticated and challenging work in a genuinely pleasant environment.

Interested candidates may send a resume and cover letter to:

Brian T. McTague, Practice Group Manager
Morse
CityPoint
230 Third Avenue, 4th Floor
Waltham, MA  02451
Email:  bmctague@morse.law


Sound interesting?

To inquire about employment opportunities, please send your resume to:

Gretchen K. Pratt, Executive Director
Morse
CityPoint
230 Third Avenue, 4th Floor
Waltham, MA 02451
Email: gpratt@morse.law

All resumes held in strictest confidence.

Our fast-paced, friendly work environment requires a committed team player with good judgment, initiative, and versatility.  We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits.

Morse’s Waltham office is conveniently located directly off of Route 128 in the “CityPoint” area of Waltham, MA.  This area offers plentiful amenities, including free covered garage parking, onsite gym and cafeteria, and multiple dining and shopping venues.  Our Boston office is located at 50 Milk Street, a 5-10 minute walk from the MBTA's Red, Green, Blue, Orange and Silver Lines.

Morse is committed to equal employment opportunity for all persons, regardless of race, color, religion, sex or gender, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.