Legal Careers

Restrictive Covenant/Unfair Competition Litigator – Newark

Sills Cummis & Gross P.C., is a full-service law firm, with offices in New Jersey and New York. As one of the largest law firms in New Jersey, Sills Cummis & Gross has established a national reputation in its handling of precedent setting matters. At Sills Cummis & Gross, our goal is make sure you are exposed to high-profile cases and receive the necessary tools to exceed client expectations. Our attorneys are innovative, creative and collaborative; giving you the platform to flourish in an environment where your ideas matter. When you join our group of attorneys, you will work alongside some of the best professionals in their field of practice who will mentor you and help develop your skills. The firm not only makes a commitment to our clients, we also make a commitment to our attorneys. If you are ready to join an engaging, inclusive firm where you will have the ability to shape your future, please read more below.

Sills Cummis & Gross P.C. seeks an energetic litigator with 6+ years of experience to join our newly launching Restrictive Covenant, Trade Secret and Unfair Competition Practice. The position will be based out of the Newark office. This is an exciting opportunity to help grow and shape a cutting edge, interdisciplinary Practice Group at a well-respected law firm.

Requirements

  • 6+ years of litigation experience 
  • Experience with restrictive covenant, unfair competition and trade secret practice areas
  • Experience with filing and defending orders to show cause
  • Experience taking and defending depositions
  • Experience in drafting restrictive covenant agreements as well as general employment contracts and policies 
  • General employment counseling and training experience a plus
  • Business development skills a plus

Qualifications

  • Must be admitted to practice in NY and NJ
  • Must have experience in NJ State and Federal Courts, NY experience a plus
  • Must possess superior writing and verbal/negotiation skills
  • Strategic thinker

Qualified candidates should submit cover letter, resume and transcript to Milvia Burns, Chief Talent and Strategy Officer, here.

– Sills Cummis & Gross will not be accepting agency submissions for this position. –