At Baker McKenzie we are different in the way we think, work and behave. Like no other firm and few other businesses. With more than 6,000 locally admitted lawyers and more than 5,800 business service professionals in 78 offices worldwide, we have a passionately collaborative community of 60 nationalities and are committed to world-class career development to everyone in every job at every level. Baker McKenzie can offer you both the uncompromising commitment to excellence expected of a top firm and a distinctive way of thinking, working and behaving - as a passionately global and genuinely collaborative firm.
Baker McKenzie seeks an associate attorney with a practice focus in Aviation to reside in the Firm's Washington, DC office. The ideal candidate will have five (5) to seven (7) years of experience in government, in-house, or major law firm. Specific experience working in the aviation sector (e.g. airline, airport, OEMs, travel distributors, drone operators, and others) on regulatory, compliance, commercial, investigative, and financing matters is preferred. Experience before FAA, DOT, DHS, TSA, and CBP also preferred.
The ideal candidate will also have strong academic credentials, excellent analytical, communication and writing skills, and an ability and willingness to collaborate across teams and cultures. Must be admitted and a member in good standing of the District of Columbia Bar to apply.
Please include a cover letter, transcripts, resume, and writing sample with your application.
We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories (arrest and conviction records), in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws.