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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
Mid-Level Litigation Associate
Operations Assistant (Receptionist / Administrative Assistant) - Afternoon/Evening Hours
Marketing and Business Development Coordinator

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


Mid-Level Litigation Associate

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

Successful candidates will have:

  • 5 - 7 years of experience representing business plaintiffs and defendants in a range of commercial litigation matters
  • Experience in all stages of litigation from investigation and pleadings through discovery, dispositive motions, and trial
  • 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
  • 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


Operations Assistant (Receptionist / Administrative Assistant) – Afternoon/Evening Hours

We are seeking a Receptionist / Administrative Assistant for afternoons and evenings. The hours will be 1:00 pm – 7:30 pm, Monday through Friday. This organized, attentive and friendly individual will be primarily responsible for managing our reception area in the afternoon and evening hours, including answering phones, transferring calls, greeting guests, providing general assistance to attorneys, and light clerical work. Additionally, this position will support the Director of Operations in tasks and projects relevant to Firm business. Regular and predictable attendance is an essential function of the job.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • High School degree or equivalent; college desirable
  • Previous experience answering phones in a professional office environment preferred
  • Strong computer skills including experience with Microsoft Office programs
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively and proactively within a team environment
  • Strong time management skills and the ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to coordinate multiple tasks concurrently and to meet deadlines
  • Strong organizational skills, interpersonal skills, and attention to detail

To apply, please send cover letter and resume to:

Judy Truglia, Director of Operations
Morse
CityPoint
230 Third Avenue, 4th Floor
Waltham, MA 02451
Email: jtruglia@morse.law


Marketing and Business Development Coordinator

Our motto is “Do Something Creative Everyday” – sound good to you?

Morse is looking for a creative, organized, high-energy individual to join our team and provide a range of marketing, communications and business development support. A self-starter, the successful candidate looks for opportunities to expand and improve upon the tasks below, and enjoys a workday that’s always different. As part of our small, award-winning team, this role provides exposure to many facets of legal marketing. Bring your motivation and skills and the job will grow as you do. Reporting to the Director of Marketing, the Coordinator’s principal duties and responsibilities include:

  • Managing the Firm’s social media accounts, creating and editing content and providing monthly analytics reports, including strategic feedback to improve our efforts.
  • Coordinating Firm events and seminars, managing logistics from start to finish.
  • Reviewing and revising external Firm communications, including blogs, articles and newsletters. An eye for grammar is essential!
  • Updating the Firm website via our CMS, ensuring consistency and upholding brand standards.
  • Maintaining marketing materials including content collection, formatting and distribution.
  • Becoming fluent in our CRM (contact database), including tracking marketing and business development activities, reviewing deal data, maintaining Firm mailing lists and training new hires.
  • Assisting with business development and lead generation initiatives through market research via database searches and competitive intelligence tools.

Requirements:

  • 2 – 3+ years’ experience in marketing, communications or business development in the legal or professional services industry
  • Strong computer skills including Adobe Creative Suite (specifically InDesign), MS Office, CRM
  • Very comfortable with social media outlets (LinkedIn, Twitter) 
  • Excellent writer with solid proofreading and editing proficiency
  • Attention to detail and solid follow-up skills
  • Self-starter with strong organizational and time management skills

Interested candidates may send a cover letter and resume to:

Jaclyn Braga, Director of Marketing
Morse
CityPoint
230 Third Avenue, 4th Floor
Waltham, MA 02451
Email: jbraga@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.