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Oil & Gas Attorney - Denver

Job Description:

Lathrop GPM is seeking an Oil & Gas Attorney with 1-3 years of experience to join its active and growing Energy group in Denver.  The ideal candidate is highly motivated, self-starting, and can thrive working independently and in a team environment.  Significant experience drafting title opinions and a license to practice in Colorado are preferred; landman experience is a plus. Excellent academic qualifications and communication skills required. The position offers continued professional and skill development, strong mentor support, and practice development opportunities all within a vibrant firm culture.  

Compensation and benefit information for Colorado candidates: $140 - 145k annually; full comprehensive benefit plan including health care, retirement plan and paid days off, including PTO, parental leave and short/long term disability.

Lathrop GPM is a full-service, Am Law 200 law firm with offices in Boston, Boulder, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Jefferson City, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, Overland Park, St. Cloud, St. Louis, and Washington, D.C. Our clients are at the heart of everything we do. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, and a professional, challenging, yet comfortable working environment.

The firm was named to the Best Lawyers® Best Law Firms list in 2021 and as a BTI “Midsize Heavyweight” in 2020. Also in 2020, we earned the Diversity & Flexibility Alliance Tipping the Scales award and a gold-standard ranking with the Women in Law Empowerment Forum. In 2021, Lathrop GPM was recognized for achieving a score of 95 (out of 100) in the Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index.

For more information, visit www.lathropgpm.com.

We celebrate and support diversity and the benefits it brings to our workplaces, clients and communities. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. It is the employment policy and practice of Lathrop GPM to recruit and hire employees without discrimination because of race, color, sex, gender, religion, age, national origin, military status, genetic information, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other status protected by applicable law.

To apply, please send a resume, cover letter, and law school transcript to Emily Coveyou, Manager – Legal Talent, at emily.coveyou@lathropgpm.com.  Lathrop GPM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We are not accepting search firm candidates for this position.


Insurance Recovery & Counseling Associate – Kansas City / Los Angeles

Job Description:

Lathrop GPM is actively seeking an associate with at least three years of litigation experience to join our growing Insurance Recovery & Counseling practice group in our Kansas City or Los Angeles office. Candidates that have experience with complex insurance coverage litigation and counseling matters on the policyholder side are preferred. This position also offers continued professional development, and support of personal practice growth through client development initiatives.

Lathrop GPM is a full-service, Am Law 200 law firm with offices in Boston, Boulder, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Jefferson City, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, Overland Park, St. Cloud, St. Louis, and Washington, D.C. Our clients are at the heart of everything we do. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, and a professional, challenging, yet comfortable working environment.

The firm was named to the Best Lawyers® Best Law Firms list in 2021 and as a BTI “Midsize Heavyweight” in 2020. Also in 2020, we earned the Diversity & Flexibility Alliance Tipping the Scales award and a gold-standard ranking with the Women in Law Empowerment Forum. In 2021, Lathrop GPM was recognized for achieving a score of 95 (out of 100) in the Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index.

For more information, visit www.lathropgpm.com.

We celebrate and support diversity and the benefits it brings to our workplaces, clients and communities. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. It is the employment policy and practice of Lathrop GPM to recruit and hire employees without discrimination because of race, color, sex, gender, religion, age, national origin, military status, genetic information, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other status protected by applicable law.

 To apply, please send a resume, cover letter, and law school transcript to Emily Coveyou, Manager – Legal Talent, at emily.coveyou@lathropgpm.com.  Lathrop GPM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We are not accepting Recruiter or Search Firm submissions for this position.


Business Transactions Associate - Minneapolis

Job Description:

Lathrop GPM is actively seeking a qualified associate with a minimum of two to four years of general corporate experience to join our growing Business Transactions practice group. This position offers continued professional development and support of personal practice growth through client development initiatives and will be based in Lathrop GPM's Minneapolis office. 

The successful candidate will have strong academic credentials, exceptional analytical and writing abilities, outstanding interpersonal skills and a strong interest in corporate law including mergers and acquisitions and securities.  

Lathrop GPM is a full-service, Am Law 200 law firm with offices in Boston, Boulder, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Jefferson City, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, Overland Park, St. Cloud, St. Louis, and Washington, D.C. Our clients are at the heart of everything we do. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, and a professional, challenging, yet comfortable working environment.

The firm was named to the Best Lawyers® Best Law Firms list in 2021 and as a BTI “Midsize Heavyweight” in 2020. Also in 2020, we earned the Diversity & Flexibility Alliance Tipping the Scales award and a gold-standard ranking with the Women in Law Empowerment Forum. In 2021, Lathrop GPM was recognized for achieving a score of 95 (out of 100) in the Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index.

For more information, visit www.lathropgpm.com.

We celebrate and support diversity and the benefits it brings to our workplaces, clients and communities. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. It is the employment policy and practice of Lathrop GPM to recruit and hire employees without discrimination because of race, color, sex, gender, religion, age, national origin, military status, genetic information, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other status protected by applicable law.

To apply, please send a resume, cover letter, and law school transcript to Emily Coveyou, Manager – Legal Talent, at emily.coveyou@lathropgpm.com.  Lathrop GPM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We are not accepting Recruiter or Search Firm submissions for this position.


Tort Associate – Chicago/ Kansas City/ Minneapolis/ Overland Park /St. Louis

Job Description:

Lathrop GPM is actively seeking an associate with at least 4 years of products liability and toxic tort experience to join our growing Environmental & Tort practice group in Chicago, Kansas City, Minneapolis, Overland Park, or St. Louis. Judicial clerkship experience preferred. This position offers continued professional development, and support of personal practice growth through client development initiatives.

Lathrop GPM is a full-service, Am Law 200 law firm with offices in Boston, Boulder, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Jefferson City, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, Overland Park, St. Cloud, St. Louis, and Washington, D.C. Our clients are at the heart of everything we do. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, and a professional, challenging, yet comfortable working environment.

The firm was named to the Best Lawyers® Best Law Firms list in 2021 and as a BTI “Midsize Heavyweight” in 2020. Also in 2020, we earned the Diversity & Flexibility Alliance Tipping the Scales award and a gold-standard ranking with the Women in Law Empowerment Forum. In 2021, Lathrop GPM was recognized for achieving a score of 95 (out of 100) in the Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index.

For more information, visit www.lathropgpm.com.

We celebrate and support diversity and the benefits it brings to our workplaces, clients and communities. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. It is the employment policy and practice of Lathrop GPM to recruit and hire employees without discrimination because of race, color, sex, gender, religion, age, national origin, military status, genetic information, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other status protected by applicable law.

To apply, please send a resume, cover letter, and law school transcript to Emily Coveyou, Manager – Legal Talent, at emily.coveyou@lathropgpm.com.  Lathrop GPM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


IP Bio Patent Attorney – Boston / Chicago / Minneapolis

Job Description:

Lathrop GPM is actively seeking a full time patent attorney with at least 2 years of biotech patent prep and prosecution experience within a law firm setting to join our growing Intellectual Property practice group. Work will include preparation and prosecution of patent applications, IP due diligence, patent portfolio management and general intellectual property counseling for clients ranging from start-up entrepreneurs to large biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies and research institutions. The position offers extensive professional development and mentor support in a team culture. 

Job Requirements:

A strong scientific background and Ph.D. in a relevant life sciences discipline (e.g., molecular biology, biochemistry, genetics, and immunology) are required. Candidates should possess strong technical skills along with excellent communication and writing skills.

Lathrop GPM is a full-service, Am Law 200 law firm with offices in Boston, Boulder, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Jefferson City, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, Overland Park, St. Cloud, St. Louis, and Washington, D.C. Our clients are at the heart of everything we do. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, and a professional, challenging, yet comfortable working environment.

The firm was named to the Best Lawyers® Best Law Firms list in 2021 and as a BTI “Midsize Heavyweight” in 2020. Also in 2020, we earned the Diversity & Flexibility Alliance Tipping the Scales award and a gold-standard ranking with the Women in Law Empowerment Forum. In 2021, Lathrop GPM was recognized for achieving a score of 95 (out of 100) in the Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index.

For more information, visit www.lathropgpm.com.

We celebrate and support diversity and the benefits it brings to our workplaces, clients and communities. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. It is the employment policy and practice of Lathrop GPM to recruit and hire employees without discrimination because of race, color, sex, gender, religion, age, national origin, military status, genetic information, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other status protected by applicable law.

To apply, please send a resume, cover letter, and law school transcript to Emily Coveyou, Manager – Legal Talent, at emily.coveyou@lathropgpm.com.  Lathrop GPM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


IP Bio Patent Attorney - Denver

Job Description:

Lathrop GPM is actively seeking a full time patent attorney with at least 2 years of biotech patent prep and prosecution experience within a law firm setting to join our growing Intellectual Property practice group. Work will include preparation and prosecution of patent applications, IP due diligence, patent portfolio management and general intellectual property counseling for clients ranging from start-up entrepreneurs to large biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies and research institutions. The position offers extensive professional development and mentor support in a team culture. 

Job Requirements:

A strong scientific background and Ph.D. in a relevant life sciences discipline (e.g., molecular biology, biochemistry, genetics, and immunology) are required. Candidates should possess strong technical skills along with excellent communication and writing skills.

Compensation and benefit information for Colorado candidates: $140 - 145k annually; full comprehensive benefit plan including health care, retirement plan and paid days off, including PTO, parental leave and short/long term disability.

Lathrop GPM is a full-service, Am Law 200 law firm with offices in Boston, Boulder, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Jefferson City, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, Overland Park, St. Cloud, St. Louis, and Washington, D.C. Our clients are at the heart of everything we do. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, and a professional, challenging, yet comfortable working environment.

The firm was named to the Best Lawyers® Best Law Firms list in 2021 and as a BTI “Midsize Heavyweight” in 2020. Also in 2020, we earned the Diversity & Flexibility Alliance Tipping the Scales award and a gold-standard ranking with the Women in Law Empowerment Forum. In 2021, Lathrop GPM was recognized for achieving a score of 95 (out of 100) in the Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index.

For more information, visit www.lathropgpm.com.

We celebrate and support diversity and the benefits it brings to our workplaces, clients and communities. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. It is the employment policy and practice of Lathrop GPM to recruit and hire employees without discrimination because of race, color, sex, gender, religion, age, national origin, military status, genetic information, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other status protected by applicable law.


Financial Services Attorney - Minneapolis

Job Description:

Lathrop GPM LLP is actively seeking a qualified attorney with a minimum of four years of experience to practice in the areas of banking and financial services with a focus on banking litigation, commercial financing, drafting loan documents, bankruptcy adversary proceedings, bankruptcy 363 sales transactions, workouts, & commercial loan enforcements. This position is based in Lathrop GPM’s Minneapolis office.

Lathrop GPM is a full-service, Am Law 200 law firm with offices in Boston, Boulder, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Jefferson City, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, Overland Park, St. Cloud, St. Louis, and Washington, D.C. Our clients are at the heart of everything we do. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, and a professional, challenging, yet comfortable working environment.

The firm was named to the Best Lawyers® Best Law Firms list in 2021 and as a BTI “Midsize Heavyweight” in 2020. Also in 2020, we earned the Diversity & Flexibility Alliance Tipping the Scales award and a gold-standard ranking with the Women in Law Empowerment Forum. In 2021, Lathrop GPM was recognized for achieving a score of 95 (out of 100) in the Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index.

For more information, visit www.lathropgpm.com.

We celebrate and support diversity and the benefits it brings to our workplaces, clients and communities. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer. It is the employment policy and practice of Lathrop GPM to recruit and hire employees without discrimination because of race, color, sex, gender, religion, age, national origin, military status, genetic information, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other status protected by applicable law.

Job Requirements:

The successful candidate will have strong academic credentials, exceptional analytical and writing abilities, and outstanding interpersonal skills.

We are not accepting Recruiter or Search Firm submissions for this position.