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Corporate Associate; Emerging Growth practice (3-6 Years) – Boise, Boulder, Denver, or Salt Lake City

Join the team at Holland & Hart! We are one of the largest AmLaw 200 firms in the Mountain West and are known for our pioneering, innovative spirit and team-based, collaborative environment. Our attorneys have sophisticated practices common to larger firms while enjoying the benefits of living in one of Holland & Hart’s desirable geographical locations. We frequently hire lawyers who relocate from firms in large, coastal cities to vibrant communities where you can take advantage of city life, serve clients on challenging work, and enjoy Mountain West vistas and recreational options at your doorstep. The firm’s robust benefits and wellness program, long-standing flexible schedule options, and remote-work arrangements support Holland & Hart’s value of living full lives. Attorneys joining our team will benefit from dedicated mentorship and training opportunities in professional and business development and technology.

Holland & Hart’s corporate group is seeking to add members to its emerging growth practice in our Boise, Boulder, Denver, or Salt Lake City locations. Positions are available for attorneys with 3-6 years of legal experience.

This is an opportunity to participate in one of the most vibrant and fastest growing emerging growth markets in the country. Holland & Hart’s emerging company and venture capital practice would provide the qualified applicant with the opportunity to develop and grow within a highly sophisticated, busy practice involving the representation of venture capital funds and emerging technology, consumer product and life science companies in financing and M&A transactions, strategic partnerships and other corporate partnering transactions, outside general counsel and general corporate counseling, all with close proximity to world class outdoor activities including skiing, hiking, road and mountain cycling, climbing, fly-fishing and more in some of the country’s most livable cities.

Ideal candidates will have at least three years of experience working at a top tier law firm with emerging growth companies, venture capital funds and/or private equity funds in financings, acquisitions and day-to-day governance matters.  They will also have a strong interest in pursuing a similar practice in the Mountain West region.

Compensation and Expectations:
Holland & Hart’s compensation is merit-based —you’ll be evaluated on your individual performance and achievements. As required by the Colorado Equal Pay Act, Holland & Hart is providing a good faith salary range for this position (if based in Colorado): $190,000 - $240,000. Our generous bonus program rewards financial contributions and hard work and associates are also eligible for fee splits.

Holland & Hart expects associates to invest 1,800 hours on billable matters, 75 hours of pro bono/public service work (or 50 hours of pro bono legal work), including at least 25 hours dedicated to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Contributions to the life of the firm is vital to the collective success of the firm, and we encourage our lawyers to engage in ways each person finds meaningful through various committees and firm activities.

Benefits Summary:
Holland & Hart promotes work/life balance with a robust wellness program, unlimited PTO, a reduced time program, and a sabbatical program for eligible employees and partners. Full-time employees become eligible for benefits on the date of hire, with a benefits offering that includes medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D, EAP, STD, and LTD. Additionally the firm provides enhanced parental leave for both primary and non-primary caregivers as well as an automatic Off Ramp/On Ramp program before and after parental leave. The firm offers inclusive fertility and family benefits. Also available are voluntary income protection benefits such as supplemental life, accident, critical illness, and long-term care insurances, as well as a 401(k)-retirement plan with a company match.  In addition, the firm has programs that may provide for educational assistance, a subscription service for continuing legal education programs, free or discounted legal services, and opportunities through the Holland & Hart Foundation, which is a non-profit organization dedicated to creating volunteer opportunities for lawyers, staff, families, and friends of Holland & Hart LLP. Part-time employees may have access to some of these benefits, which may be on a pro-rated basis.

Application Process:
Please visit the Holland & Hart website for more details and apply directly online (https://www.hollandhart.com/careers). Please be prepared to submit a resume, cover letter and law school transcript. You may address your cover letter and/or direct application questions to Leslie Beard, Recruiting & Onboarding Coordinator (LNBeard@hollandhart.com). No phone calls, please. Search firm inquiries may be directed to Lisa Liss, Recruiting Manager (LVLiss@hollandhart.com). 

About Holland & Hart:
Holland & Hart is consistently ranked as a Vault “top law firm,” Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality, a top law firm for women and female equity partnership, and Mansfield Rule Plus certified. Diversity, equity, and inclusion are integral to the firm’s strategic initiatives of building dynamic teams to serve clients more effectively and with greater creativity and innovation.

Our core values - - integrity, excellence, innovation, teamwork, our commitment to one another, our diverse workforce, our communities, and living full lives - - influence all aspects of Holland & Hart’s work environment. We intentionally create opportunities for attorneys to seek balance in their professional and personal lives through long-standing programs, including flexible-hour schedules, remote work, and sabbatical programs, so they can be in the moment with their work, with their families, or while pursuing personal interests. 

Holland & Hart is a full-service law firm that today has over 400 lawyers across eight states and in Washington, D.C. delivering integrated legal solutions to regional, national, and international clients of all sizes in a diverse range of industries.  As part of its longstanding focus on diversity and inclusion, the firm has adopted a diversity plan and participates in diversity initiatives.  For more information, please visit: https://www.hollandhart.com/diversity. Holland & Hart is an equal opportunity employer.