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Latitude is seeking experienced employment law attorneys. Applicants must have 4+ years of experience practicing employment law. Prior experience working in the labor and employment practice group of an AmLaw 200 firm, a sophisticated labor and employment boutique firm, and/or corporate legal department is preferred.   

Requirements for the Employment Law Counsel

  • 4+ years of experience as an employment attorney
  • Broad experience and knowledge across the range of employment areas including Title VII, ADA, FMLA, wage and hour laws, employment agreements, employment policies and procedures, performance management
  • Excellent communication (oral and written) skills
  • Excellent academic credentials from an accredited law school
  • Outstanding references
  • Licensed to practice law and in good standing in state of residence

Position Details of the Employment Law Counsel  

  • Type of role: Engagement  or Engagement-to-Hire
  • Schedule: Flexible (full-time, part-time or anywhere in-between)
  • Location: St. Louis (remote, on-site or hybrid remote)  

Compensation

The annualized compensation ranges from $130,000 to $200,000 or more.  Pay is based on numerous factors including but not limited to work experience, qualifications, credentials and location.  In addition to salary, Latitude Engaged Professionals are W2 employees of Latitude and are eligible for full benefits when working in roles for 20 hours per week, including a Qualified 401k plan.  Benefits-eligible Latitude employees receive complimentary Group Life, LTD and AD&D and professional liability insurance.  Latitude Attorneys also receive a CLE and Professional Expense stipend.

Confidentiality

Latitude will not disclose your identity or propose you to prospective clients without your prior consent. Candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

About Latitude

Latitude is a full-service national legal services company that specializes in providing high-end, flexible contract engagements and permanent positions to outstanding attorneys, paralegals, compliance officers and legal operations professionals. We work closely with our candidates to understand their career goals and match them with the substantive engagements they want with our clients, who range from Fortune 500 corporations to small companies and Global 50 law firms to boutiques. With offices coast-to-coast, we employ legal professionals across the country. Latitude’s client service leaders and recruiters are all former practicing attorneys and understand the demands faced by those we serve.

Latitude Engagements

Great attorneys who are seeking contract engagements or consulting roles choose to work with Latitude because of our competitive compensation and benefits, sophisticated and engaging work, a chance to work with great clients and peers, and a refreshing blend of freedom with self-designed boundaries. Our own experience as practicing attorneys and our client relationships enable us to effectively tailor our candidate proposals to the specific practice strengths and interpersonal attributes that matter most to our clients and to match our candidates with the opportunities that will be most fulfilling to them.

Latitude engaged professionals have the level of skill, experience, and judgment as would be expected of a permanent member of our client’s corporate legal department or law firm and the versatility to step into challenging environments and hit the ground running.

Permanent Positions

Great attorneys who are seeking permanent positions choose to work with Latitude because of our deep market knowledge, career advocacy and extensive client base. Our own practice experience and client relationships enable us to effectively tailor our candidate proposals to the specific practice strengths and interpersonal attributes that matter most to our clients and to match our candidates with the opportunities that will be most fulfilling to them.

While we are able to work only with a select few of the most outstanding candidates, our customized approach results in a high success rate.

For more information about Latitude, please visit us at https://latitudelegal.com.

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