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Fredrikson & Byron Positions Available, Fredrikson & Byron Employment Opportunities

Corporate Associate - Position available for an individual with at least 3-4 years of experience in mergers and acquisitions, securities transactions, and general corporate and commercial law to join our Mergers & Acquisitions group. Excellent interpersonal, analytical and writing skills along with strong academic/professional credentials are essential. Proficiency in reading, writing and speaking Spanish is desired, as well.

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Staff Attorney - Corporate
- Position available for an attorney interested in parlaying strong organizational, project management and technological skills, as well as experience in M&A transactions, into an exciting new staff attorney role within the firm. This role involves project management and process-improvement initiatives, developing expertise in, and driving adoption of, M&A technology tools, and developing and maintaining department forms, checklists and other knowledge-management. The position also involves client work (performing and managing due diligence, research, drafting commercial contracts and schedules). This role is intended for an individual who is seeking a meaningful and challenging opportunity to be part of our highly regarded team without also having marketing or new business generation expectations. Excellent interpersonal skills and strong academic and professional credentials are essential.

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Fargo Associate - Our Fargo, ND office seeks to add an associate with 1-3 years of experience in private practice assisting clients with general corporate and transactional work including mergers and acquisitions, commercial law, and real estate, as well as tax law. Excellent interpersonal, analytical and writing skills along with strong academic/professional credentials are essential. While preference will be given to currently practicing attorneys, we are also open to considering 2019 graduates to start in fall 2019.  

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Lateral Attorneys
 - Our growing office in Des Moines, IA provides an exceptional platform of legal, business development and administrative resources to take your practice to the next level. We welcome inquiries from high skill, shareholder-level attorneys looking to expand their existing books of business. Practice in business transactions, banking, health care, intellectual property, employment or construction a priority. To express interest, please contact Nancy Howard, Manager of Legal Recruiting, at

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Fredrikson is the firm “where law and business meet”®, which means that we deliver outstanding value by understanding clients’ needs and delivering legal advice to help meet their business objectives. In return for your expertise, we offer a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits and an environment that is friendly, open and flexible, and a platform for your success. We are committed to assisting our associates to develop their legal, consulting and managerial skills. We have monthly and other periodic training sessions which include new associate training, negotiation skills, legal writing, effective presentations, practice-group-specific training programs, client service, business development, marketing and supervising.

Fredrikson & Byron, P.A. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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