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Litigation Associate - Commercial/Business & IP

Kutak Rock LLP’s Denver office is seeking a full-time, mid-level (2-5 years) litigation associate attorney who is interested in commercial business and intellectual property disputes.  Patent bar not required.  The practice will focus primarily on federal and state proceedings as well as alternative dispute resolution forums and will involve general business disputes and all forms of intellectual property disputes.  Work will also include intellectual property enforcement, formulation of client strategies, and licensing.  The successful candidate must be self-motivated with the drive to help shape and expand a growing practice, have strong verbal and written skills, a desire to work closely with clients and opposing counsel, and have the ability and confidence to work independently.  Please submit a cover letter, writing sample, resume and transcript for consideration for this position. Kutak Rock offers a collegial working environment with a competitive benefits package.

Salary Range: $170,000 - $200,000, commensurate with experience. Attorneys are eligible to participate in Kutak Rock's bonus program, subject to the program’s conditions and restrictions.

Benefits offered include:  Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Dependent Life, Disability, and Accidental Death & Dismemberment insurance.  Flexible Spending Plan.  Health Savings Account.  Profit-Sharing and 401(k) Retirement benefits. Paid Holidays and Paid-Time Off Plan. Employee Assistance Program. Tuition Reimbursement.  Back-Up Care. Domestic Partner Benefits.  Commuting Benefits.  Some of the foregoing benefits include Employer/Employee cost sharing.

Kutak Rock requires all prospective employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, subject to a state or local exemption procedure, or a reasonable accommodation for a bona fide medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief if accommodation does not cause Kutak Rock an undue hardship or pose a direct threat to the health and safety of others in the workplace and/or to the candidate who requested the accommodation.

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Kutak Rock LLP is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to sustaining a culturally and ethnically diverse working environment and to principles that promote inclusive practices. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, domestic partner status, pregnancy, caregiver status, gender stereotyping, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, AIDS/HIV status, handicap or disability, or status as a Vietnam era or special disabled veteran, or any other legally protected category. The firm will provide reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Era Veterans’ Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Applicants requiring accommodation in the job application process should contact the Human Resources Department at 402-346-6000 or by emailing HRDepartment@KutakRock.com.

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