Schwartz Hannum PC is a fast-paced, entrepreneurial, management-side labor, employment, and education law firm based in Andover, Massachusetts, but with a dynamic nationwide practice. We recruit talented, committed professionals who value exciting challenges, seek a high level of client interaction and responsibility, and possess a demonstrated ability to communicate openly and effectively. We recruit skilled and dedicated support staff professionals to help achieve and maintain the highest level of client service. Schwartz Hannum PC’s committed management team, legal professionals and administrative support staff serve as the foundation of the Firm’s success. Employment at Schwartz Hannum PC is a great opportunity to join a team of dedicated, professional individuals.
The Firm currently has the following legal employment opportunities:
Employment Attorney: The Firm is seeking an attorney with experience representing employers in the full spectrum of issues arising under state and federal employment laws, including both counseling and litigation.
Labor Attorney: The Firm is seeking an attorney with experience representing management in the full spectrum of issues arising under federal labor laws, including union avoidance, labor arbitrations, and union negotiation.
Education Attorney: The Firm is actively seeking an attorney with experience representing independent schools and institutions of higher education in the full spectrum of issues arising under state and federal education laws.
All Attorney Candidates: The ideal candidates will have significant relevant experience, outstanding research and writing skills, strong academic credentials, and excellent communication skills. The right person will also be a self-starter, proactive, level-headed, and able to think practically and strategically.
Compensation will be commensurate with experience. Please submit letters and resumes, in confidence, to: HR@shpclaw.com.
Administration And Support Staff
The Firm’s administrative and support staff are the foundation of our ability to provide excellent client service. We engage skilled professionals with experience and a strong sense of dedication, teamwork, and commitment.
Legal Administrative Assistant
We are actively recruiting a full-time Legal Administrative Assistant with litigation experience. This is a great opportunity to join an impressive team of dedicated individuals.
The successful candidate will have a minimum of five (5) years of directly-related experience providing complex and specialized support functions including: preparing legal documents, proofreading, scheduling and secretarial duties related to the specific work and function of the labor, employment and education law attorneys he/she supports. Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint and a document management system is required. The ideal candidate will be professional and confidential, work well under pressure and will possess excellent communication, organization and interpersonal skills. Litigation experience is required. TimeSlips (or other legal billing) experience is a plus.
Schwartz Hannum PC offers a comprehensive and competitive benefits package, as well as a convenient suburban location. Compensation will be commensurate with experience. Schwartz Hannum PC is an Equal employment opportunity employer. For consideration, please email your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Why Schwartz Hannum PC?
Schwartz Hannum PC’s professional practice reflects our commitment to:
- Provide attorneys with challenging, sophisticated, and meaningful work.
- Support and encourage attorneys and staff to show initiative in pursuing and developing new business.
- Work together to achieve common goals, learn from and help one another, and build relationships based on trust and respect.
- Foster an office environment where attorneys and staff are able to achieve a high level of professional success and satisfaction and also are able to enjoy their lives outside the Firm.
- Encourage professional growth and development for attorneys and staff.
- Enjoy a strong sense of camaraderie and teamwork.
Compensation and Benefits
Schwartz Hannum PC offers competitive salaries and exceptional health, dental, retirement, and long-term care benefits. We offer Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, as well as life insurance, accidental death and dismemberment insurance, a long-term disability group plan, and short-term disability insurance.
We offer paid vacation, paid holidays, a 401(k) plan and provide a highly competitive leave policy following birth or adoption. The Firm also pays for attorneys’ membership dues for appropriate bar associations, and provides a budget for attorneys’ use in attending appropriate CLE programs.
Schwartz Hannum PC is committed to the professional development and success of each one of the Firm’s attorneys and staff members. All employees are encouraged to participate in professional development programs, enabling them to exchange ideas and to enhance their knowledge and skills. In addition, outside consultants bring special expertise and perspectives to the program. Our lawyers also have the opportunity to attend and participate in educational conferences sponsored by bar and other trade associations across the country.
As a part of the Firm’s investment in the professional growth of each individual attorney, each year the Firm provides an established “CLE budget” for each attorney (pro-rated for attorneys working part-time or only part of the year), which can be used in a variety of ways for professional development.
The Firm also honors its commitment to continued excellence and professional development and teamwork by hosting an off-site Attorney Retreat each year. The focus is on personal and professional development. In addition to the business and educational sessions, the Retreat offers a variety of activities to give our lawyers the opportunity to get to know each other both personally and professionally.
Schwartz Hannum PC is committed to providing a work environment that is free of illegal discrimination and harassment, including sexual harassment and harassment on the basis of race, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, sexual orientation, military status, veteran status, genetic information, or any other protected status under applicable state or federal law. Harassment by anyone, whether at the work site, in the course of work assignments off-site, at Firm-sponsored social functions or elsewhere, or retaliation against anyone who complains about discrimination or harassment, will not be tolerated.
Schwartz Hannum PC maintains a policy of nondiscrimination with employees and applicants for employment. No aspect of employment with the Firm will be influenced in any manner by race, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, sexual orientation, military status, veteran status, genetic information, or any other protected status under applicable state or federal law.