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Fredrikson & Byron Positions Available, Fredrikson & Byron Employment Opportunities

Corporate & International Associate We are seeking individuals with 2-4 years of experience in mergers and acquisitions, securities transactions, and general corporate and commercial law to join our Mergers & Acquisitions and International Law groups. 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 at least 2 years’ experience in M&A transactions, general corporate and commercial law, as well as strong organizational, project management and technological skills, into an exciting new staff attorney role within the firm. This role involves client work (drafting commercial contracts and schedules, and performing due diligence and research), as well as developing and maintaining department forms, checklists, and other knowledge-management, project management and process-improvement initiatives, and developing expertise in, and driving adoption of, M&A technology tools. 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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Litigation Associates - Opportunity for two attorneys to join our practice in Bismarck, ND. We are seeking individuals with a minimum of 1-2 years of litigation experience. The main focus of our Bismarck office is energy law, primarily in the areas of oil and gas. Our lawyers in Bismarck are involved in all aspects of energy law including representing oil and gas producers and other energy developers in complex litigation in state and federal courts and administrative proceedings, mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity financing, real estate transactions, and title work. Candidates are to have excellent interpersonal, analytical, and writing skills along with strong academic/professional credentials. These traits are essential for the position, which would primarily involve litigation in state and federal courts and before administrative agencies.

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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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