Jenner & Block


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We have filled our 2017 entry-level needs.

Jenner & Block accepts applications from candidates who are currently clerking for a judge.  Please click the link above to apply.


  • Corporate Associate – Chicago, IL
    The Chicago office is currently looking for an associate with at least 2 years of experience of corporate and transactional experience in private practice. The succesful attorney can expect to work on a wide variety of corporate matters, including; mergers and acquisitions; securities offerings; private equity; corporate finance and board and committee counseling. All candidates should be self-starters who are detail oriented and possess excellent written and oral communication skills.

  • Fund Formation Associate – Chicago, IL
    We are looking for an associate to join our Investment Funds and Private Equity Practice in the firm’s Chicago office.  The candidate must have at least 3 years of prior experience in fund formation, private offerings and fund operations, including significant experience drafting fund governance and offering materials. Additionally, experience closing private equity investments in the lower middle market is preferable.  The candidate must be self-motivated, detail oriented, capable of handling numerous matters concurrently and able to assist in managing client relationships.

    At this time, we are not accepting submissions from search firms for this position. 

  • Litigation/Dispute Resolution Associate - London
    The London office is seeking a junior associate lawyer to join its litigation and dispute resolution practice. Individuals at the NQ and 1PQE levels are specifically encouraged to apply. All applicants should be effective team players, enthusiastic about working in a collaborative environment. Candidates should also possess strong technical skills, excellent communication skills and the ability to prioritise and make sound judgements.This role presents an opportunity to join an innovative team working on a broad range of legal matters for sophisticated clients.  

  • Other Experienced Lawyers
    We are not actively recruiting lateral associates for other practice areas at this time.  However, If you would like to submit your materials for consideration for possible future openings, please click the link above to apply.

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Jenner & Block is an equal opportunity employer. All recruitment and employment decisions are made without discrimination on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, sex, gender identity and/or expression, pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions, marital, parental, veteran or any other protected status.