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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:

Corporate Paralegal
Litigation Associate
Senior Corporate Associate
Patent Associate

Corporate Paralegal

Morse is currently seeking a full-time Corporate Paralegal to join our fast-paced Corporate Practice in the Firm’s Waltham office.

Successful candidates will have 3 – 5 years of experience related to:

  • Corporate entity formation and maintenance
  • Debt and equity financings
  • M&A transactions
  • Preparation of closing checklists and closing binders
  • Preparation of closing certificates
  • Familiarity with capitalization management software platform such as Carta
  • Corporate governance (board and stockholder matters)
  • Securities and Blue Sky filings
  • Conducting UCC and lien searches
  • Preparing and filing UCC filings
  • Due diligence and data room management

Desired skills:

  • Strong organizational skills, interpersonal skills, and attention to detail
  • Respond well to constructive feedback and work well under pressure
  • Professional verbal and communication skills
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a larger collaborative team

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, Director of Business Operations
Morse
CityPoint
480 Totten Pond Road, 4th Floor
Waltham, MA  02451
Email:  bmctague@morse.law

Litigation Associate

Morse is currently seeking a highly skilled, mid to senior-level litigation associate to join the Firm’s Waltham office.

Successful candidates will have: 

  • 5 - 10 years of experience representing plaintiffs and defendants in a range of general complex business litigation, securities, and intellectual property litigation
  • 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, Director of Business Operations
Morse
CityPoint
480 Totten Pond Road, 4th Floor
Waltham, MA  02451
Email:  bmctague@morse.law

Senior Corporate Associate

Morse 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, Director of Business Operations
Morse
CityPoint
480 Totten Pond Road, 4th Floor
Waltham, MA  02451
Email:  bmctague@morse.law

Patent Associate

Morse is currently seeking a junior to mid-level patent associate to join our successful and growing patent practice in the Firm’s Waltham office.
Successful candidates will have:

  • 3 – 5 years of patent prosecution experience (particularly patent application drafting experience) in biotechnology-related fields
  • Strong qualifications in biochemistry, microbiology, molecular biology, immunology, and/or cell biology
  • Ability to learn new technologies quickly, be highly organized and able to prioritize to complete projects on time, respond well to constructive feedback, and work well under pressure
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills
  • Commitment to providing high-quality client service

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, Director of Business Operations
Morse
CityPoint
480 Totten Pond Road, 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
480 Totten Pond Road, 4th Floor
Waltham, MA 02451
Email: gpratt@morse.law

All resumes held in strictest confidence.
Direct applicants only, no recruiters please.

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.