Years of Experience: Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP seeks a full-time staff attorney to join the Immigration Practice Group in the New York, NY office as an off-track associate. An attorney in this position will be benefits eligible and will generally have an expected billable hour goal between 1500-1800 hours. The successful candidate should have at least two years of experience as a global mobility attorney building and managing relationships with clients, foreign counsel and government offices. Experience should include preparing and/or coordinating visa and work permit applications and filings for destination countries in Europe, Asia and Latin America. NY bar membership is required. EEO/drug-free workplace/E-Verify participant/Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability.
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP is a law firm created by the 2018 merger of two preeminent firms, each more than a century old: Hunton & Williams and Andrews Kurth Kenyon. With 1,000 lawyers in the United States, Asia, Europe and the Middle East, the firm serves clients across a broad range of complex transactional, litigation and regulatory matters.
The combination brings together two internationally preeminent energy practices, uniting a tier one oil and gas practice with a tier one power practice. It also integrates two deep and diversified corporate and finance practices, strengthening already robust capabilities in capital markets, private equity and structured finance. The firm now has one of the largest full-service litigation practices in the country, with particular depth in the key litigation markets of Texas, California, Florida and the Mid-Atlantic.
Hunton Andrews Kurth brings together multiple widely recognized industry-leading practices, including privacy and cybersecurity, intellectual property, environmental and P3, public finance and infrastructure. Both legacy firms have received recognition and accolades in the league tables and rankings outlets for their work in these, and other, practice areas.