OPEN POSITIONS

OPEN POSITIONS

A career with Hausfeld provides a distinctive opportunity to work at a different kind of law firm.

GERMANY

  • Research Assistant - Litigation / Antitrust

We are looking for immediate reinforcement for our team of research assistants for at least three days per week in Berlin, Düsseldorf and Hamburg.

Your tasks:

  • handling of extrajudicial and judicial proceedings
  • research activities
  • assistance on pleadings

Your profile:

  • one or two exams, with a fully satisfactory grade point average
  • very good knowledge of English
  • team spirit and organizational skills
  • interest in antitrust law and civil procedure issues
  • previous experience is an advantage, but not absolutely necessary

We offer:

  • acquisition of valuable procedural law knowledge
  • good working atmosphere in a creative and friendly team
  • insights into innovative, tech-supported law enforcement
  • attractive remuneration
  • employment starting immediately

Contact:

If you consider working in our motivated and very friendly team, we look forward to receiving your complete application with your earliest start date and salary expectations.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us by phone at: +49 30 322903001

UK

  • Commercial Disputes Associate, Competition Focused (London)

We are looking for a high calibre competition litigator, with 3-4 years PQE, to join case teams in a client-facing role. The right candidate may either have a mix of general commercial disputes experience with competition law exposure or pure competition litigation experience. Either way, a deep knowledge of English Civil Procedure is key. 

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  • Personal Assistant - Maternity Leave Cover (London)

We are looking for a Personal Assistant to join the team for maternity cover. The main purpose of this role is to provide exceptional administrative and customer service to those who they support, our internal clients, and external clients. 

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US

  • Paralegal - Litigation (New York, Philadelphia, or Washington, DC)

Requirements:  Bachelor’s Degree plus: (5) years of Litigation experience.

Hausfeld, seeks a Litigation Paralegal to become an integral part of its busy but congenial practice. Ideal candidates will have experience in all phases of litigation, including cite-checking and blue-booking, electronically filing briefs, trial, performing research using Westlaw and internet resources, managing document productions, managing the firm’s internal pleadings and correspondence files, deposition preparation, and strong writing skills.

Interested candidates must be a team player, highly organized, a self-starter and able to multi-task while working under strict deadlines. Must be flexible to handle changing priorities, proactive, resourceful, and efficient, demonstrating a high level of professionalism. Ability to maintain and understand the confidentiality of the attorney-client relationship is crucial in this role. 

Hausfeld is a leading global law firm with offices in Berlin, Boston, Brussels, Düsseldorf, London, New York, Paris, Philadelphia, San Francisco, and Washington, DC. The firm has a broad range of complex litigation expertise, particularly in antitrust/competition, financial services, sports and entertainment, environmental, mass torts, consumer protection, and human rights matters, often with an international dimension. The team is friendly and sociable, and we genuinely believe in what we are trying to achieve as a firm. This makes Hausfeld a refreshing place to work.

Hausfeld is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to providing a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship status, pregnancy, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy of non-discrimination applies to all aspects of the employment relationship, including but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, training, placement, promotion, demotion, transfer, selection for lay-off, termination, compensation and benefits.

The firm requires all employees in the U.S. to be fully vaccinated and boosted for COVID-19. Applicants requesting exemption from this requirement because of a medical condition or religious belief should let the Human Resources Department know prior to any interview.

  • Senior Attorney - Technology, Privacy & Data Breach (San Francisco, Washington DC, New York, or Philadelphia)

Hausfeld LLP is accepting applications for a Senior Attorney in our Technology & Data Breach practice group with five or more years of litigation experience to join the firm’s San Francisco, Washington DC, New York, or Philadelphia office.

Hausfeld ranks among the world’s leading plaintiff-side litigation law firms, renowned for its ability to prosecute and resolve complex disputes on behalf of businesses and individuals in the areas of antitrust/competition, commercial & financial disputes, consumer protection, data breach, environmental, and human rights, often with an international dimension. Hausfeld is a recognized leader in cybersecurity and privacy litigation and has been involved in many of the largest and most cutting-edge data breach and privacy cases – both domestically and in Europe. Hausfeld’s lawyers have led dozens of cases and been pioneers in seeking compensation for victims of data breaches and privacy violations around the globe. In legal actions against retailers, health care companies, credit bureaus, and restaurant chains whose ineffective security measures led to the release of private information, we have recovered well over $1 billion to date for consumers and businesses – securing much-needed relief for scores of impacted entities.

This is a non-partner track position that will allow you to take a substantial role in managing all phases of discovery and daily case management, among other responsibilities. Although this position would be primarily focused on data breach and related litigation, there would likely be opportunities to work on matters in our other practice areas as well.

We are looking for someone who is a team player, a self-starter, highly organized, and able to juggle multiple responsibilities. Applicants should be enthusiastic about the firm’s mission-driven work and our data breach practice in particular. Applicants must be licensed and in good standing or eligible for admission in the District of Columbia, California, New York, or Pennsylvania.

Hausfeld offers generous benefits, including five weeks of paid time off and paid parental leave. Hausfeld employees work a hybrid schedule, and lawyers are encouraged to work in the office two days per week. Lawyers also have the opportunity to work from anywhere for up to four weeks per year.

Hausfeld is an Equal Opportunity Employer, offering employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, age, citizenship, pregnancy, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, and national origin. Hausfeld is committed to promoting a diverse workplace. We strongly encourage candidates from under-represented backgrounds to apply.

The firm requires all employees in the U.S. to be fully vaccinated and boosted for COVID-19. Applicants requesting exemption from this requirement because of a medical condition or religious belief should let the Human Resources Department know prior to any interview.

Qualified candidates should submit their cover letter, resume, transcript, and writing sample when applying through our job portal.

Salary Range: $125,000 - $175,000

  • Associate - Technology, Privacy & Data Breach (San Francisco, Washington DC, New York, or Philadelphia)

Hausfeld LLP is accepting applications for an associate with two or more years of litigation and/or clerkship experience to join the firm’s San Francisco, Washington DC, New York, or Philadelphia office.

Hausfeld ranks among the world’s leading plaintiff-side litigation law firms, renowned for its ability to prosecute and resolve complex disputes on behalf of businesses and individuals in the areas of antitrust/competition, commercial & financial disputes, consumer protection, data breach, environmental, and human rights, often with an international dimension. Hausfeld is a recognized leader in cybersecurity and privacy litigation and has been involved in many of the largest and most cutting-edge data breach and privacy cases – both domestically and in Europe. Hausfeld’s lawyers have led dozens of cases and been pioneers in seeking compensation for victims of data breaches and privacy violations around the globe. In legal actions against retailers, health care companies, credit bureaus, and restaurant chains whose ineffective security measures led to the release of private information, we have recovered well over $1 billion to date for consumers and businesses – securing much-needed relief for scores of impacted entities.

Associates at Hausfeld take a substantial role in investigating and analyzing potential claims, drafting legal memos, complaints, and briefs, managing all phases of discovery (including taking and defending depositions), preparing for and attending trials, and participating in settlement discussions, among other responsibilities. Although this position would be primarily focused on data breach and related litigation, there would likely be opportunities to work on matters in our other practice areas as well.

We are looking for someone who is a team player, a self-starter, highly organized, and able to juggle multiple responsibilities. A strong academic background and excellent writing skills and analytic ability are required, as is the ability to manage and thrive in a fast-paced work environment. Applicants should be enthusiastic about the firm’s mission-driven work and the opportunity to dive into complex problem-solving challenges, while gaining experience in every aspect of litigation. Applicants must be licensed and in good standing or eligible for admission in the District of Columbia, California, New York, or Pennsylvania.

Hausfeld offers generous benefits, including five weeks of paid time off and paid parental leave. Associates work a hybrid schedule and are encouraged to work in the office two days per week. Associates also have the opportunity to work from anywhere for up to four weeks per year.

Hausfeld is an Equal Opportunity Employer, offering employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, age, citizenship, pregnancy, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, and national origin. Hausfeld is committed to promoting a diverse workplace. We strongly encourage candidates from under-represented backgrounds to apply.

The firm requires all employees in the U.S. to be fully vaccinated and boosted for COVID-19. Applicants requesting exemption from this requirement because of a medical condition or religious belief should let the Human Resources Department know prior to any interview.

Qualified candidates should submit their cover letter, resume, transcript, and writing sample when applying through our job portal.

Salary Range: $155,000 - $185,000

  • COUNSEL - LITIGATION

Hausfeld LLP is accepting applications for a Counsel attorney with eight or more years of litigation experience to join the firm’s San Francisco, Washington DC, New York, or Philadelphia office. Attorneys hired into a Counsel position are eligible for partnership consideration after a minimum of two years at the firm.

Counsel attorneys at Hausfeld are responsible for all aspects of litigation, including investigating and analyzing potential claims, drafting legal memos, complaints, and briefs, managing all phases of discovery (including taking and defending depositions), preparing for and attending trials, and participating in settlement discussions for complex litigation cases, among other responsibilities.

We are looking for someone who is a team player, a self-starter, highly organized, and able to juggle multiple responsibilities. Complex litigation experience and/or significant eDiscovery experience is required, as is the ability to manage and thrive in a fast-paced work environment. Applicants should be enthusiastic about the firm’s mission-driven work and the opportunity to dive into complex problem-solving challenges, while gaining experience in every aspect of litigation. Applicants must be licensed and in good standing or eligible for admission in the District of Columbia, California, New York, or Pennsylvania.

Hausfeld offers generous benefits, including five weeks of paid time off and paid parental leave. Hausfeld employees work a hybrid schedule, and lawyers are encouraged to work in the office two days per week. Lawyers also have the opportunity to work from anywhere for up to four weeks per year.

Hausfeld is an Equal Opportunity Employer, offering employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, age, citizenship, pregnancy, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, and national origin. Hausfeld is committed to promoting a diverse workplace. We strongly encourage candidates from under-represented backgrounds to apply.

The firm requires all employees in the U.S. to be fully vaccinated and boosted for COVID-19. Applicants requesting exemption from this requirement because of a medical condition or religious belief should let the Human Resources Department know prior to any interview.

Qualified candidates should submit their cover letter, resume, transcript, and writing sample when applying through our job portal.

Salary Range: $185k - 200k 

  • MID-LEVEL ASSOCIATE 

Hausfeld LLP is accepting applications for an associate with two or more years of litigation and/or clerkship experience to join the firm’s San Francisco, Washington DC, New York, or Philadelphia office.

Associates at Hausfeld take a substantial role in investigating and analyzing potential claims, drafting legal memos, complaints, and briefs, managing all phases of discovery (including taking and defending depositions), preparing for and attending trials, and participating in settlement discussions, among other responsibilities. Although this position would be primarily focused on data breach and related litigation, there would likely be opportunities to work on matters in our other practice areas as well.

We are looking for someone who is a team player, a self-starter, highly organized, and able to juggle multiple responsibilities. A strong academic background and excellent writing skills and analytic ability are required, as is the ability to manage and thrive in a fast-paced work environment. Applicants should be enthusiastic about the firm’s mission-driven work and the opportunity to dive into complex problem-solving challenges, while gaining experience in every aspect of litigation. Applicants must be licensed and in good standing or eligible for admission in the District of Columbia, California, New York, or Pennsylvania.

Hausfeld offers generous benefits, including five weeks of paid time off and paid parental leave. Associates work a hybrid schedule and are encouraged to work in the office two days per week. Associates also have the opportunity to work from anywhere for up to four weeks per year.

Hausfeld is an Equal Opportunity Employer, offering employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, age, citizenship, pregnancy, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, and national origin. Hausfeld is committed to promoting a diverse workplace. We strongly encourage candidates from under-represented backgrounds to apply. 

  • Paralegal - Litigation (New York, Philadelphia, or Washington, DC)

Requirements:  Bachelor’s Degree plus: (5) years of Litigation experience.

Hausfeld, seeks a Litigation Paralegal to become an integral part of its busy but congenial practice. Ideal candidates will have experience in all phases of litigation, including cite-checking and blue-booking, electronically filing briefs, trial, performing research using Westlaw and internet resources, managing document productions, managing the firm’s internal pleadings and correspondence files, deposition preparation, and strong writing skills.

Interested candidates must be a team player, highly organized, a self-starter and able to multi-task while working under strict deadlines. Must be flexible to handle changing priorities, proactive, resourceful, and efficient, demonstrating a high level of professionalism. Ability to maintain and understand the confidentiality of the attorney-client relationship is crucial in this role. 

Hausfeld is a leading global law firm with offices in Berlin, Boston, Brussels, Düsseldorf, London, New York, Paris, Philadelphia, San Francisco, and Washington, DC. The firm has a broad range of complex litigation expertise, particularly in antitrust/competition, financial services, sports and entertainment, environmental, mass torts, consumer protection, and human rights matters, often with an international dimension. The team is friendly and sociable, and we genuinely believe in what we are trying to achieve as a firm. This makes Hausfeld a refreshing place to work.

Hausfeld is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to providing a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship status, pregnancy, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy of non-discrimination applies to all aspects of the employment relationship, including but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, training, placement, promotion, demotion, transfer, selection for lay-off, termination, compensation and benefits.

The firm requires all employees in the U.S. to be fully vaccinated and boosted for COVID-19. Applicants requesting exemption from this requirement because of a medical condition or religious belief should let the Human Resources Department know prior to any interview.

  • Senior Attorney - Technology, Privacy & Data Breach (San Francisco, Washington DC, New York, or Philadelphia)

Hausfeld LLP is accepting applications for a Senior Attorney in our Technology & Data Breach practice group with five or more years of litigation experience to join the firm’s San Francisco, Washington DC, New York, or Philadelphia office.

Hausfeld ranks among the world’s leading plaintiff-side litigation law firms, renowned for its ability to prosecute and resolve complex disputes on behalf of businesses and individuals in the areas of antitrust/competition, commercial & financial disputes, consumer protection, data breach, environmental, and human rights, often with an international dimension. Hausfeld is a recognized leader in cybersecurity and privacy litigation and has been involved in many of the largest and most cutting-edge data breach and privacy cases – both domestically and in Europe. Hausfeld’s lawyers have led dozens of cases and been pioneers in seeking compensation for victims of data breaches and privacy violations around the globe. In legal actions against retailers, health care companies, credit bureaus, and restaurant chains whose ineffective security measures led to the release of private information, we have recovered well over $1 billion to date for consumers and businesses – securing much-needed relief for scores of impacted entities.

This is a non-partner track position that will allow you to take a substantial role in managing all phases of discovery and daily case management, among other responsibilities. Although this position would be primarily focused on data breach and related litigation, there would likely be opportunities to work on matters in our other practice areas as well.

We are looking for someone who is a team player, a self-starter, highly organized, and able to juggle multiple responsibilities. Applicants should be enthusiastic about the firm’s mission-driven work and our data breach practice in particular. Applicants must be licensed and in good standing or eligible for admission in the District of Columbia, California, New York, or Pennsylvania.

Hausfeld offers generous benefits, including five weeks of paid time off and paid parental leave. Hausfeld employees work a hybrid schedule, and lawyers are encouraged to work in the office two days per week. Lawyers also have the opportunity to work from anywhere for up to four weeks per year.

Hausfeld is an Equal Opportunity Employer, offering employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, age, citizenship, pregnancy, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, and national origin. Hausfeld is committed to promoting a diverse workplace. We strongly encourage candidates from under-represented backgrounds to apply.

The firm requires all employees in the U.S. to be fully vaccinated and boosted for COVID-19. Applicants requesting exemption from this requirement because of a medical condition or religious belief should let the Human Resources Department know prior to any interview.

Qualified candidates should submit their cover letter, resume, transcript, and writing sample when applying through our job portal.

Salary Range: $125,000 - $175,000

  • Associate - Technology, Privacy & Data Breach (San Francisco, Washington DC, New York, or Philadelphia)

Hausfeld LLP is accepting applications for an associate with two or more years of litigation and/or clerkship experience to join the firm’s San Francisco, Washington DC, New York, or Philadelphia office.

Hausfeld ranks among the world’s leading plaintiff-side litigation law firms, renowned for its ability to prosecute and resolve complex disputes on behalf of businesses and individuals in the areas of antitrust/competition, commercial & financial disputes, consumer protection, data breach, environmental, and human rights, often with an international dimension. Hausfeld is a recognized leader in cybersecurity and privacy litigation and has been involved in many of the largest and most cutting-edge data breach and privacy cases – both domestically and in Europe. Hausfeld’s lawyers have led dozens of cases and been pioneers in seeking compensation for victims of data breaches and privacy violations around the globe. In legal actions against retailers, health care companies, credit bureaus, and restaurant chains whose ineffective security measures led to the release of private information, we have recovered well over $1 billion to date for consumers and businesses – securing much-needed relief for scores of impacted entities.

Associates at Hausfeld take a substantial role in investigating and analyzing potential claims, drafting legal memos, complaints, and briefs, managing all phases of discovery (including taking and defending depositions), preparing for and attending trials, and participating in settlement discussions, among other responsibilities. Although this position would be primarily focused on data breach and related litigation, there would likely be opportunities to work on matters in our other practice areas as well.

We are looking for someone who is a team player, a self-starter, highly organized, and able to juggle multiple responsibilities. A strong academic background and excellent writing skills and analytic ability are required, as is the ability to manage and thrive in a fast-paced work environment. Applicants should be enthusiastic about the firm’s mission-driven work and the opportunity to dive into complex problem-solving challenges, while gaining experience in every aspect of litigation. Applicants must be licensed and in good standing or eligible for admission in the District of Columbia, California, New York, or Pennsylvania.

Hausfeld offers generous benefits, including five weeks of paid time off and paid parental leave. Associates work a hybrid schedule and are encouraged to work in the office two days per week. Associates also have the opportunity to work from anywhere for up to four weeks per year.

Hausfeld is an Equal Opportunity Employer, offering employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, age, citizenship, pregnancy, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, and national origin. Hausfeld is committed to promoting a diverse workplace. We strongly encourage candidates from under-represented backgrounds to apply.

The firm requires all employees in the U.S. to be fully vaccinated and boosted for COVID-19. Applicants requesting exemption from this requirement because of a medical condition or religious belief should let the Human Resources Department know prior to any interview.

Qualified candidates should submit their cover letter, resume, transcript, and writing sample when applying through our job portal.

Salary Range: $155,000 - $185,000

  • COUNSEL - LITIGATION

Hausfeld LLP is accepting applications for a Counsel attorney with eight or more years of litigation experience to join the firm’s San Francisco, Washington DC, New York, or Philadelphia office. Attorneys hired into a Counsel position are eligible for partnership consideration after a minimum of two years at the firm.

Counsel attorneys at Hausfeld are responsible for all aspects of litigation, including investigating and analyzing potential claims, drafting legal memos, complaints, and briefs, managing all phases of discovery (including taking and defending depositions), preparing for and attending trials, and participating in settlement discussions for complex litigation cases, among other responsibilities.

We are looking for someone who is a team player, a self-starter, highly organized, and able to juggle multiple responsibilities. Complex litigation experience and/or significant eDiscovery experience is required, as is the ability to manage and thrive in a fast-paced work environment. Applicants should be enthusiastic about the firm’s mission-driven work and the opportunity to dive into complex problem-solving challenges, while gaining experience in every aspect of litigation. Applicants must be licensed and in good standing or eligible for admission in the District of Columbia, California, New York, or Pennsylvania.

Hausfeld offers generous benefits, including five weeks of paid time off and paid parental leave. Hausfeld employees work a hybrid schedule, and lawyers are encouraged to work in the office two days per week. Lawyers also have the opportunity to work from anywhere for up to four weeks per year.

Hausfeld is an Equal Opportunity Employer, offering employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, age, citizenship, pregnancy, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, and national origin. Hausfeld is committed to promoting a diverse workplace. We strongly encourage candidates from under-represented backgrounds to apply.

The firm requires all employees in the U.S. to be fully vaccinated and boosted for COVID-19. Applicants requesting exemption from this requirement because of a medical condition or religious belief should let the Human Resources Department know prior to any interview.

Qualified candidates should submit their cover letter, resume, transcript, and writing sample when applying through our job portal.

Salary Range: $185k - 200k 

  • MID-LEVEL ASSOCIATE 

Hausfeld LLP is accepting applications for an associate with two or more years of litigation and/or clerkship experience to join the firm’s San Francisco, Washington DC, New York, or Philadelphia office.

Associates at Hausfeld take a substantial role in investigating and analyzing potential claims, drafting legal memos, complaints, and briefs, managing all phases of discovery (including taking and defending depositions), preparing for and attending trials, and participating in settlement discussions, among other responsibilities. Although this position would be primarily focused on data breach and related litigation, there would likely be opportunities to work on matters in our other practice areas as well.

We are looking for someone who is a team player, a self-starter, highly organized, and able to juggle multiple responsibilities. A strong academic background and excellent writing skills and analytic ability are required, as is the ability to manage and thrive in a fast-paced work environment. Applicants should be enthusiastic about the firm’s mission-driven work and the opportunity to dive into complex problem-solving challenges, while gaining experience in every aspect of litigation. Applicants must be licensed and in good standing or eligible for admission in the District of Columbia, California, New York, or Pennsylvania.

Hausfeld offers generous benefits, including five weeks of paid time off and paid parental leave. Associates work a hybrid schedule and are encouraged to work in the office two days per week. Associates also have the opportunity to work from anywhere for up to four weeks per year.

Hausfeld is an Equal Opportunity Employer, offering employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, age, citizenship, pregnancy, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, and national origin. Hausfeld is committed to promoting a diverse workplace. We strongly encourage candidates from under-represented backgrounds to apply. 

  • Senior Attorney - Technology, Privacy & Data Breach (San Francisco, Washington DC, New York, or Philadelphia)

Hausfeld LLP is accepting applications for a Senior Attorney in our Technology & Data Breach practice group with five or more years of litigation experience to join the firm’s San Francisco, Washington DC, New York, or Philadelphia office.

Hausfeld ranks among the world’s leading plaintiff-side litigation law firms, renowned for its ability to prosecute and resolve complex disputes on behalf of businesses and individuals in the areas of antitrust/competition, commercial & financial disputes, consumer protection, data breach, environmental, and human rights, often with an international dimension. Hausfeld is a recognized leader in cybersecurity and privacy litigation and has been involved in many of the largest and most cutting-edge data breach and privacy cases – both domestically and in Europe. Hausfeld’s lawyers have led dozens of cases and been pioneers in seeking compensation for victims of data breaches and privacy violations around the globe. In legal actions against retailers, health care companies, credit bureaus, and restaurant chains whose ineffective security measures led to the release of private information, we have recovered well over $1 billion to date for consumers and businesses – securing much-needed relief for scores of impacted entities.

This is a non-partner track position that will allow you to take a substantial role in managing all phases of discovery and daily case management, among other responsibilities. Although this position would be primarily focused on data breach and related litigation, there would likely be opportunities to work on matters in our other practice areas as well.

We are looking for someone who is a team player, a self-starter, highly organized, and able to juggle multiple responsibilities. Applicants should be enthusiastic about the firm’s mission-driven work and our data breach practice in particular. Applicants must be licensed and in good standing or eligible for admission in the District of Columbia, California, New York, or Pennsylvania.

Hausfeld offers generous benefits, including five weeks of paid time off and paid parental leave. Hausfeld employees work a hybrid schedule, and lawyers are encouraged to work in the office two days per week. Lawyers also have the opportunity to work from anywhere for up to four weeks per year.

Hausfeld is an Equal Opportunity Employer, offering employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, age, citizenship, pregnancy, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, and national origin. Hausfeld is committed to promoting a diverse workplace. We strongly encourage candidates from under-represented backgrounds to apply.

The firm requires all employees in the U.S. to be fully vaccinated and boosted for COVID-19. Applicants requesting exemption from this requirement because of a medical condition or religious belief should let the Human Resources Department know prior to any interview.

Qualified candidates should submit their cover letter, resume, transcript, and writing sample when applying through our job portal.

Salary Range: $125,000 - $175,000

  • Associate - Technology, Privacy & Data Breach (San Francisco, Washington DC, New York, or Philadelphia)

Hausfeld LLP is accepting applications for an associate with two or more years of litigation and/or clerkship experience to join the firm’s San Francisco, Washington DC, New York, or Philadelphia office.

Hausfeld ranks among the world’s leading plaintiff-side litigation law firms, renowned for its ability to prosecute and resolve complex disputes on behalf of businesses and individuals in the areas of antitrust/competition, commercial & financial disputes, consumer protection, data breach, environmental, and human rights, often with an international dimension. Hausfeld is a recognized leader in cybersecurity and privacy litigation and has been involved in many of the largest and most cutting-edge data breach and privacy cases – both domestically and in Europe. Hausfeld’s lawyers have led dozens of cases and been pioneers in seeking compensation for victims of data breaches and privacy violations around the globe. In legal actions against retailers, health care companies, credit bureaus, and restaurant chains whose ineffective security measures led to the release of private information, we have recovered well over $1 billion to date for consumers and businesses – securing much-needed relief for scores of impacted entities.

Associates at Hausfeld take a substantial role in investigating and analyzing potential claims, drafting legal memos, complaints, and briefs, managing all phases of discovery (including taking and defending depositions), preparing for and attending trials, and participating in settlement discussions, among other responsibilities. Although this position would be primarily focused on data breach and related litigation, there would likely be opportunities to work on matters in our other practice areas as well.

We are looking for someone who is a team player, a self-starter, highly organized, and able to juggle multiple responsibilities. A strong academic background and excellent writing skills and analytic ability are required, as is the ability to manage and thrive in a fast-paced work environment. Applicants should be enthusiastic about the firm’s mission-driven work and the opportunity to dive into complex problem-solving challenges, while gaining experience in every aspect of litigation. Applicants must be licensed and in good standing or eligible for admission in the District of Columbia, California, New York, or Pennsylvania.

Hausfeld offers generous benefits, including five weeks of paid time off and paid parental leave. Associates work a hybrid schedule and are encouraged to work in the office two days per week. Associates also have the opportunity to work from anywhere for up to four weeks per year.

Hausfeld is an Equal Opportunity Employer, offering employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, age, citizenship, pregnancy, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, and national origin. Hausfeld is committed to promoting a diverse workplace. We strongly encourage candidates from under-represented backgrounds to apply.

The firm requires all employees in the U.S. to be fully vaccinated and boosted for COVID-19. Applicants requesting exemption from this requirement because of a medical condition or religious belief should let the Human Resources Department know prior to any interview.

Qualified candidates should submit their cover letter, resume, transcript, and writing sample when applying through our job portal.

Salary Range: $155,000 - $185,000

  • COUNSEL - LITIGATION

Hausfeld LLP is accepting applications for a Counsel attorney with eight or more years of litigation experience to join the firm’s San Francisco, Washington DC, New York, or Philadelphia office. Attorneys hired into a Counsel position are eligible for partnership consideration after a minimum of two years at the firm.

Counsel attorneys at Hausfeld are responsible for all aspects of litigation, including investigating and analyzing potential claims, drafting legal memos, complaints, and briefs, managing all phases of discovery (including taking and defending depositions), preparing for and attending trials, and participating in settlement discussions for complex litigation cases, among other responsibilities.

We are looking for someone who is a team player, a self-starter, highly organized, and able to juggle multiple responsibilities. Complex litigation experience and/or significant eDiscovery experience is required, as is the ability to manage and thrive in a fast-paced work environment. Applicants should be enthusiastic about the firm’s mission-driven work and the opportunity to dive into complex problem-solving challenges, while gaining experience in every aspect of litigation. Applicants must be licensed and in good standing or eligible for admission in the District of Columbia, California, New York, or Pennsylvania.

Hausfeld offers generous benefits, including five weeks of paid time off and paid parental leave. Hausfeld employees work a hybrid schedule, and lawyers are encouraged to work in the office two days per week. Lawyers also have the opportunity to work from anywhere for up to four weeks per year.

Hausfeld is an Equal Opportunity Employer, offering employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, age, citizenship, pregnancy, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, and national origin. Hausfeld is committed to promoting a diverse workplace. We strongly encourage candidates from under-represented backgrounds to apply.

The firm requires all employees in the U.S. to be fully vaccinated and boosted for COVID-19. Applicants requesting exemption from this requirement because of a medical condition or religious belief should let the Human Resources Department know prior to any interview.

Qualified candidates should submit their cover letter, resume, transcript, and writing sample when applying through our job portal.

Salary Range: $185k - 200k 

  • MID-LEVEL ASSOCIATE 

Hausfeld LLP is accepting applications for an associate with two or more years of litigation and/or clerkship experience to join the firm’s San Francisco, Washington DC, New York, or Philadelphia office.

Associates at Hausfeld take a substantial role in investigating and analyzing potential claims, drafting legal memos, complaints, and briefs, managing all phases of discovery (including taking and defending depositions), preparing for and attending trials, and participating in settlement discussions, among other responsibilities. Although this position would be primarily focused on data breach and related litigation, there would likely be opportunities to work on matters in our other practice areas as well.

We are looking for someone who is a team player, a self-starter, highly organized, and able to juggle multiple responsibilities. A strong academic background and excellent writing skills and analytic ability are required, as is the ability to manage and thrive in a fast-paced work environment. Applicants should be enthusiastic about the firm’s mission-driven work and the opportunity to dive into complex problem-solving challenges, while gaining experience in every aspect of litigation. Applicants must be licensed and in good standing or eligible for admission in the District of Columbia, California, New York, or Pennsylvania.

Hausfeld offers generous benefits, including five weeks of paid time off and paid parental leave. Associates work a hybrid schedule and are encouraged to work in the office two days per week. Associates also have the opportunity to work from anywhere for up to four weeks per year.

Hausfeld is an Equal Opportunity Employer, offering employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, age, citizenship, pregnancy, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, and national origin. Hausfeld is committed to promoting a diverse workplace. We strongly encourage candidates from under-represented backgrounds to apply. 

  • Paralegal - Litigation (New York, Philadelphia, or Washington, DC)

Requirements:  Bachelor’s Degree plus: (5) years of Litigation experience.

Hausfeld, seeks a Litigation Paralegal to become an integral part of its busy but congenial practice. Ideal candidates will have experience in all phases of litigation, including cite-checking and blue-booking, electronically filing briefs, trial, performing research using Westlaw and internet resources, managing document productions, managing the firm’s internal pleadings and correspondence files, deposition preparation, and strong writing skills.

Interested candidates must be a team player, highly organized, a self-starter and able to multi-task while working under strict deadlines. Must be flexible to handle changing priorities, proactive, resourceful, and efficient, demonstrating a high level of professionalism. Ability to maintain and understand the confidentiality of the attorney-client relationship is crucial in this role. 

Hausfeld is a leading global law firm with offices in Berlin, Boston, Brussels, Düsseldorf, London, New York, Paris, Philadelphia, San Francisco, and Washington, DC. The firm has a broad range of complex litigation expertise, particularly in antitrust/competition, financial services, sports and entertainment, environmental, mass torts, consumer protection, and human rights matters, often with an international dimension. The team is friendly and sociable, and we genuinely believe in what we are trying to achieve as a firm. This makes Hausfeld a refreshing place to work.

Hausfeld is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to providing a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship status, pregnancy, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy of non-discrimination applies to all aspects of the employment relationship, including but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, training, placement, promotion, demotion, transfer, selection for lay-off, termination, compensation and benefits.

The firm requires all employees in the U.S. to be fully vaccinated and boosted for COVID-19. Applicants requesting exemption from this requirement because of a medical condition or religious belief should let the Human Resources Department know prior to any interview.

  • Summer Associate – 2024

Hausfeld is seeking applications for 2024 summer associates from second or third year law students to work as an integral part of its Washington, DC practice. This position offers the opportunity for extremely substantive, interesting, and challenging work with recognized leaders in the plaintiffs’ bar. With more than 50 lawyers in the US, and more than 60 in Europe, the majority of whom work in antitrust, our expertise is unrivaled. In addition to antitrust, Hausfeld attorneys litigate mass torts, environmental threats, consumer protection, data breach, sports law and human rights cases. Our diverse team of attorneys has been appointed by federal courts to lead the nation’s most complex class actions.

Ideal candidates will have exceptional legal research and writing skills, and relevant background or interest in the firm’s practice areas. We are looking for candidates who are team players, self-starters, highly organized, and able to juggle multiple responsibilities. Interested applicants should provide a cover letter, resume, transcript, and writing sample to by August 28, 2023.

Hausfeld is an Equal Opportunity Employer, offering employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, age, citizenship, pregnancy, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, and any other protected status.   We welcome diverse applicants and are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace culture.

The Firm requires all employees to be fully vaccinated and boosted against COVID-19. Applicants requesting exemption from this requirement because of a medical condition or religious belief should contact the Human Resources Department prior to any interview.

  • Senior Attorney - Technology, Privacy & Data Breach (San Francisco, Washington DC, New York, or Philadelphia)

Hausfeld LLP is accepting applications for a Senior Attorney in our Technology & Data Breach practice group with five or more years of litigation experience to join the firm’s San Francisco, Washington DC, New York, or Philadelphia office.

Hausfeld ranks among the world’s leading plaintiff-side litigation law firms, renowned for its ability to prosecute and resolve complex disputes on behalf of businesses and individuals in the areas of antitrust/competition, commercial & financial disputes, consumer protection, data breach, environmental, and human rights, often with an international dimension. Hausfeld is a recognized leader in cybersecurity and privacy litigation and has been involved in many of the largest and most cutting-edge data breach and privacy cases – both domestically and in Europe. Hausfeld’s lawyers have led dozens of cases and been pioneers in seeking compensation for victims of data breaches and privacy violations around the globe. In legal actions against retailers, health care companies, credit bureaus, and restaurant chains whose ineffective security measures led to the release of private information, we have recovered well over $1 billion to date for consumers and businesses – securing much-needed relief for scores of impacted entities.

This is a non-partner track position that will allow you to take a substantial role in managing all phases of discovery and daily case management, among other responsibilities. Although this position would be primarily focused on data breach and related litigation, there would likely be opportunities to work on matters in our other practice areas as well.

We are looking for someone who is a team player, a self-starter, highly organized, and able to juggle multiple responsibilities. Applicants should be enthusiastic about the firm’s mission-driven work and our data breach practice in particular. Applicants must be licensed and in good standing or eligible for admission in the District of Columbia, California, New York, or Pennsylvania.

Hausfeld offers generous benefits, including five weeks of paid time off and paid parental leave. Hausfeld employees work a hybrid schedule, and lawyers are encouraged to work in the office two days per week. Lawyers also have the opportunity to work from anywhere for up to four weeks per year.

Hausfeld is an Equal Opportunity Employer, offering employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, age, citizenship, pregnancy, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, and national origin. Hausfeld is committed to promoting a diverse workplace. We strongly encourage candidates from under-represented backgrounds to apply.

The firm requires all employees in the U.S. to be fully vaccinated and boosted for COVID-19. Applicants requesting exemption from this requirement because of a medical condition or religious belief should let the Human Resources Department know prior to any interview.

Qualified candidates should submit their cover letter, resume, transcript, and writing sample when applying through our job portal.

Salary Range: $125,000 - $175,000

  • Associate - Technology, Privacy & Data Breach (San Francisco, Washington DC, New York, or Philadelphia)

Hausfeld LLP is accepting applications for an associate with two or more years of litigation and/or clerkship experience to join the firm’s San Francisco, Washington DC, New York, or Philadelphia office.

Hausfeld ranks among the world’s leading plaintiff-side litigation law firms, renowned for its ability to prosecute and resolve complex disputes on behalf of businesses and individuals in the areas of antitrust/competition, commercial & financial disputes, consumer protection, data breach, environmental, and human rights, often with an international dimension. Hausfeld is a recognized leader in cybersecurity and privacy litigation and has been involved in many of the largest and most cutting-edge data breach and privacy cases – both domestically and in Europe. Hausfeld’s lawyers have led dozens of cases and been pioneers in seeking compensation for victims of data breaches and privacy violations around the globe. In legal actions against retailers, health care companies, credit bureaus, and restaurant chains whose ineffective security measures led to the release of private information, we have recovered well over $1 billion to date for consumers and businesses – securing much-needed relief for scores of impacted entities.

Associates at Hausfeld take a substantial role in investigating and analyzing potential claims, drafting legal memos, complaints, and briefs, managing all phases of discovery (including taking and defending depositions), preparing for and attending trials, and participating in settlement discussions, among other responsibilities. Although this position would be primarily focused on data breach and related litigation, there would likely be opportunities to work on matters in our other practice areas as well.

We are looking for someone who is a team player, a self-starter, highly organized, and able to juggle multiple responsibilities. A strong academic background and excellent writing skills and analytic ability are required, as is the ability to manage and thrive in a fast-paced work environment. Applicants should be enthusiastic about the firm’s mission-driven work and the opportunity to dive into complex problem-solving challenges, while gaining experience in every aspect of litigation. Applicants must be licensed and in good standing or eligible for admission in the District of Columbia, California, New York, or Pennsylvania.

Hausfeld offers generous benefits, including five weeks of paid time off and paid parental leave. Associates work a hybrid schedule and are encouraged to work in the office two days per week. Associates also have the opportunity to work from anywhere for up to four weeks per year.

Hausfeld is an Equal Opportunity Employer, offering employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, age, citizenship, pregnancy, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, and national origin. Hausfeld is committed to promoting a diverse workplace. We strongly encourage candidates from under-represented backgrounds to apply.

The firm requires all employees in the U.S. to be fully vaccinated and boosted for COVID-19. Applicants requesting exemption from this requirement because of a medical condition or religious belief should let the Human Resources Department know prior to any interview.

Qualified candidates should submit their cover letter, resume, transcript, and writing sample when applying through our job portal.

Salary Range: $155,000 - $185,000

  • Professional Development Manager 

Hausfeld LLP is accepting applications for a professional development manager with six years of professional development experience within a law firm to join the firm’s Washington, DC office.

The Professional Development (PD) Manager directs all facets of attorney, paralegal, and professional staff (APP) professional development, including career development, case assignments, training, mentoring, evaluations and feedback. This role reports to the US Managing Partner.

The Manager will take a lead role in the development, evaluation, mentoring, training, engagement, and retention of APPs; continuously review and implement learning and development opportunities; implement best practices and respond quickly to issues affecting morale, productivity and retention.  They will monitor external trends and best practices for professional development at all levels, including on career paths, staffing and deployment, mentoring, feedback, training, compensation, engagement, wellness and DEI; contribute to development and implementation at Hausfeld.

The Manager will collaborate with Case Assignment Partners and other partners to (a) ensure APPs are fully utilized and working efficiently; (b) allocate case and spot assignments to attorneys and paralegals, continually balancing business needs with individual needs/preferences; (c) identify appropriate workloads that incorporate attorney preferences where possible; (d) ensure consistency of experiences and equitable distribution of assignments across attorneys and paralegals; and (e) provide strategic advice regarding staffing, planning and resource management.

The Manager will develop and implement all aspects of APP training and development, including legal, practice management, business skills, and critical skills training, with reference to APP competency and development frameworks.  In conjunction with Training Partner, take lead role in the advancement of in-house training, managing all facets of professional development initiatives from origin to execution; working with attorneys to enhance and curate relevant training content.

The Manager will coordinate biannual reviews of associates and staff attorneys and assist partners in communication to ensure that associates are provided with consistent feedback between cases.  They will act as a trusted advisor to partners on performance evaluation issues, particularly relating to workflow, utilization, development, engagement, retention and promotion.

The Manager will manage mentoring programs; facilitate mentor-mentee pairings; recommend and implement new mentoring groups, program enhancements, discussion topics and trainings. They will assist with development and implementation of an onboarding program for new attorneys and oversee all aspects of the integration and onboarding process (after initial orientation) for APPs.

The ideal candidate must have 6 years of proven experience in professional development within a law firm setting, a bachelor’s degree (J.D. is strongly preferred), and have excellent interpersonal, analytical, written/oral communication and team skills; including excellent listening skills, combined with the ability to work effectively in fast-paced, consensus-driven, multi-authority and multi-office professional services partnership structure. They must experience in strategic planning leadership/management and financial analysis and reporting.

Hausfeld is an Equal Opportunity Employer, offering employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, age, citizenship, pregnancy, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, and national origin. Hausfeld is committed to promoting a diverse workplace. We strongly encourage candidates from under-represented backgrounds to apply.

The firm requires all employees in the U.S. to be fully vaccinated and boosted for COVID-19. Applicants requesting exemption from this requirement because of a medical condition or religious belief should let the Human Resources Department know prior to any interview.

  • COUNSEL - LITIGATION

Hausfeld LLP is accepting applications for a Counsel attorney with eight or more years of litigation experience to join the firm’s San Francisco, Washington DC, New York, or Philadelphia office. Attorneys hired into a Counsel position are eligible for partnership consideration after a minimum of two years at the firm.

Counsel attorneys at Hausfeld are responsible for all aspects of litigation, including investigating and analyzing potential claims, drafting legal memos, complaints, and briefs, managing all phases of discovery (including taking and defending depositions), preparing for and attending trials, and participating in settlement discussions for complex litigation cases, among other responsibilities.

We are looking for someone who is a team player, a self-starter, highly organized, and able to juggle multiple responsibilities. Complex litigation experience and/or significant eDiscovery experience is required, as is the ability to manage and thrive in a fast-paced work environment. Applicants should be enthusiastic about the firm’s mission-driven work and the opportunity to dive into complex problem-solving challenges, while gaining experience in every aspect of litigation. Applicants must be licensed and in good standing or eligible for admission in the District of Columbia, California, New York, or Pennsylvania.

Hausfeld offers generous benefits, including five weeks of paid time off and paid parental leave. Hausfeld employees work a hybrid schedule, and lawyers are encouraged to work in the office two days per week. Lawyers also have the opportunity to work from anywhere for up to four weeks per year.

Hausfeld is an Equal Opportunity Employer, offering employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, age, citizenship, pregnancy, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, and national origin. Hausfeld is committed to promoting a diverse workplace. We strongly encourage candidates from under-represented backgrounds to apply.

The firm requires all employees in the U.S. to be fully vaccinated and boosted for COVID-19. Applicants requesting exemption from this requirement because of a medical condition or religious belief should let the Human Resources Department know prior to any interview.

Qualified candidates should submit their cover letter, resume, transcript, and writing sample when applying through our job portal.

Salary Range: $185k - 200k 

  • MID-LEVEL ASSOCIATE 

Hausfeld LLP is accepting applications for an associate with two or more years of litigation and/or clerkship experience to join the firm’s San Francisco, Washington DC, New York, or Philadelphia office.

Associates at Hausfeld take a substantial role in investigating and analyzing potential claims, drafting legal memos, complaints, and briefs, managing all phases of discovery (including taking and defending depositions), preparing for and attending trials, and participating in settlement discussions, among other responsibilities. Although this position would be primarily focused on data breach and related litigation, there would likely be opportunities to work on matters in our other practice areas as well.

We are looking for someone who is a team player, a self-starter, highly organized, and able to juggle multiple responsibilities. A strong academic background and excellent writing skills and analytic ability are required, as is the ability to manage and thrive in a fast-paced work environment. Applicants should be enthusiastic about the firm’s mission-driven work and the opportunity to dive into complex problem-solving challenges, while gaining experience in every aspect of litigation. Applicants must be licensed and in good standing or eligible for admission in the District of Columbia, California, New York, or Pennsylvania.

Hausfeld offers generous benefits, including five weeks of paid time off and paid parental leave. Associates work a hybrid schedule and are encouraged to work in the office two days per week. Associates also have the opportunity to work from anywhere for up to four weeks per year.

Hausfeld is an Equal Opportunity Employer, offering employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, age, citizenship, pregnancy, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, and national origin. Hausfeld is committed to promoting a diverse workplace. We strongly encourage candidates from under-represented backgrounds to apply. 

  • ADMINISTRATIVE COORDINATOR

Hausfeld LLP is accepting applications for an Administrative Coordinator with a minimum of 2 years of executive assistant, administrative coordinator, or other relevant administrative position, preferably in a law firm, to join the firm’s Washington, DC office.

The Administrative Coordinator is responsible for providing comprehensive administrative support to the Firm Co-Chair and other U.S. Partners.  

The Administrative Coordinator will provide executive assistance and general administrative support to the Firm Co-Chair, liaise with US management, partners, operations, financial, administrative personnel, and other jurisdictions on behalf of the Co-Chair. They will prepare analyses, reports, memos, letters, spreadsheets, presentations, and other documents, provide calendar support by accepting, scheduling, and organizing meetings, handle domestic and international travel arrangements and complete expense reports.  The administrative coordinator will also provide litigation support for US and global matters.

You must have proven experience as an executive assistant, administrative coordinator, or other relevant administrative position preferably in a law firm. You must be able to maintain confidentiality regarding business and personnel matters and demonstrate discretion in interactions with firm attorneys and staff, have outstanding attention to detail and communications skills (written and oral), have highly efficient time management and organizational skills, proven ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines, and must be able to work in a fast-paced environment. You must have a proactive approach to problem-solving with good decision-making skills and the ability to think independently and take ownership of projects as assigned and have strong interpersonal and relationship-building skills.  You must also be highly proficient in Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint.

Hausfeld is an Equal Opportunity Employer, offering employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, age, citizenship, pregnancy, genetic information, veteran status, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, and national origin. Hausfeld is committed to promoting a diverse workplace. We strongly encourage candidates from under-represented backgrounds to apply.

The firm requires all employees in the U.S. to be fully vaccinated and boosted for COVID-19. Applicants requesting exemption from this requirement because of a medical condition or religious belief should notify the Human Resources Department prior to any interview.

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