Parsons Behle & Latimer is always interested in recruiting diverse and talented individuals at every level of the firm - attorneys, paralegals and professional staff. 

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Transactional Attorney in Utah

Parsons Behle & Latimer has an opening for a transactional attorney with 8-20+ years of experience in any of our Utah offices, which are in Salt Lake City, Park City and Lehi. Parsons is a regional law firm that has a national expertise in numerous practice areas. The firm is committed to maintaining its traditional strengths, values and client service in Montana, Utah, Nevada, Idaho, and the Intermountain Region. 

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • 8-20 years of general transactional experience, particularly with respect to middle-market transactions, including purchase and sale agreements, equity transactions, and private equity, venture capital and commercial finance
  • Familiarity with a wide variety of transaction types and documentation (e.g., public company, private company, stock purchase, asset purchase, cross-border, etc.)
  • Juris Doctorate
  • Excellent academic credentials
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Sound and practical business judgment, as well as common sense
  • Experience structuring, negotiating, and closing syndications, acquisitions, asset purchases, private equity purchases, loan transactions, and joint ventures
  • Experience managing due diligence, closings, regulatory filings, and post-acquisition integration
  • Significant experience structuring and forming limited liability companies, corporations, partnerships, and other business arrangements
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to solve problems, execute and transfer knowledge, and coordinate the completion of projects with clients and opposing counsel
  • The desire to work on general transactional matters

As a firm, we are working to promote diversity in recruitment, hiring and beyond. Parsons values the diversity of job candidates and encourages applicants from all backgrounds to apply. If interested, please email cover letter and resume to Susie Headlee at sheadlee@parsonsbehle.com.


Senior Regulatory Attorney in Utah or Nevada

Parsons Behle & Latimer is seeking a senior regulatory attorney with extensive experience to join us at one of our Utah or Nevada offices. This position entails representing our commercial and industrial clients with their energy needs as well as telecommunications clients, renewal energy developers, and municipal and cooperative utilities. 

Extensive experience in a wide range of matters including adjudicatory, rulemaking and investigatory matters with the Public Service Commission, state and federal regulatory due diligence, and transactions involving renewable energy.

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • A J.D. from an accredited university
  • Licensed attorney with 7+ years legal experience
  • Admitted to practice in Utah or Nevada
  • Drafting, editing and reviewing a variety of documents, including power purchase agreements, security and guarantee documentation; intercreditor and subordination agreements; regulatory matters and experience in administrative matters before state utility commissions
  • Collaborating on regulatory matters before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC)
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • A commitment to client service and team success

Parsons values the diversity of job candidates and encourages applicants from all backgrounds to apply. If interested, please email cover letter and resume (indicating preferred office) to Susie Headlee, Director of Recruiting and Legal Services at sheadlee@parsonsbehle.com.


Transactional Attorney in the Missoula, Montana office

Parsons Behle & Latimer has an opening for a transactional attorney with 2-4 years of experience in our Missoula office. Parsons is a regional law firm that has a national expertise in numerous practice areas. The firm is committed to maintaining its traditional strengths, values and client service while remaining at the forefront of the legal community in Montana, Utah, Nevada, Idaho, and the Intermountain Region.

Parsons offers its associates a comprehensive compensation package that includes a competitive base salary, depending on experience, starting at $159,000, significant performance bonuses, an associate sabbatical, traditional health and dental insurance, outstanding retirement benefits, mental health and personal wellbeing resources, skills training, and a defined path to shareholder candidacy.

Additionally, Parsons recognizes that every associate defines career success differently, so the firm offers flexible and individualized career paths that are developed in close consultation with each associate.  Parsons offers alternative billable hour minimum requirements (and commensurate salary) after an associate’s second year with the firm, at which time associates may choose their minimum requirement from three available paths. Parsons values the contributions of every associate and strives to give every associate the opportunity to succeed regardless of the chosen path.

Parsons also has a strong tradition of public service and encourages and supports associate participation in pro bono projects. Associates can count up to 50 hours of pro bono service each year towards their billable hour minimum. Parsons will consider and evaluate those opportunities brought to the firm by associates. With prior approval of the Board of Directors, extraordinary pro bono activity that exceeds 50 hours may be included in the billable hourly requirement.

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • 2-4 years of general transactional experience, particularly with respect to middle-market transactions, including real estate purchase and sale agreements, equity transactions with closely held entities, and venture capital and commercial finance
  • Familiarity with a wide variety of transaction types and documentation (e.g., public company, private company, stock purchase, asset purchase, cross-border, etc.)
  • Juris Doctorate
  • Excellent academic credentials
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Sound and practical business judgment, as well as common sense
  • Experience structuring, negotiating, and closing syndications, acquisitions, asset purchases, private equity purchases, loan transactions, and joint ventures
  • Experience managing due diligence, closings, regulatory filings, and post-acquisition integration
  • Significant experience structuring and forming limited liability companies, corporations, partnerships, and other business arrangements
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to solve problems, execute and transfer knowledge, and coordinate the completion of projects with clients and opposing counsel
  • The desire to work on general transactional matters
  • Bankruptcy, banking, and real estate experience is a plus

As a firm, we are working to promote diversity in recruitment, hiring and beyond. Parsons values the diversity of job candidates and encourages applicants from all backgrounds to apply. If interested, please email cover letter and resume to Susie Headlee at sheadlee@parsonsbehle.com.


Cybersecurity / Privacy Attorney

Parsons Behle & Latimer is seeking a Cybersecurity / Privacy attorney with 3+ years of experience to join our firm in assisting our clients in all aspects of privacy and cybersecurity, including strategic counseling, compliance, incident response and defense of regulatory actions, data breach investigations and cyberattacks. This attorney can be housed in any of the firm’s offices throughout the intermountain west, including Salt Lake City or Lehi or Park City, Utah, or in Reno, Nevada, or in Boise or Idaho Falls, Idaho, or in Missoula or Helena, Montana.

The position involves data breach prevention and remediation, training and reviewing safeguards designed to meet clients’ unique needs and circumstances. The successful applicant should be able to evaluate clients’ specific obligations to develop procedures designed to protect the confidentiality, integrity, and accessibility of data and to implement strategic response plans to identify, evaluate, and respond to data security incidents. 

The applicant should have experience with information security and privacy using sound judgment to provide strategic legal counsel to business leaders throughout the organization and to be a resource for our clients and colleagues.

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • Hands on experience advising clients on state and federal privacy laws and conducting deal diligence in financing and commercial transactions
  • Working familiarity with data driven technologies, including AI/ML and biometrics and related global regulatory frameworks
  • Familiarity with GDPR/UK GDPR frameworks and international data transfers preferred
  • Familiarity with HIPAA, ECPA, Patriot/Cloud Act, GDPR and other privacy laws
  • Prior experience with data breach response and defense of enforcement actions brought by state attorneys general, FTC, OCR/HSS, SEC Cybersecurity unit and the EU regulators a plus
  • Licensed attorney with 3+ years legal experience
  • Admitted to practice in Utah, Idaho, Montana or Nevada

As a firm, we are working to promote diversity in recruitment, hiring and beyond. Parsons values the diversity of job candidates and encourages applicants from all backgrounds to apply. If interested, please email cover letter (indicating preferred office) and resume to Susie Headlee, sheadlee@parsonsbehle.com.


Corporate Attorney in the Salt Lake City, Utah office

Parsons Behle & Latimer has an opening for a corporate attorney in our Salt Lake City office with 10+ years of experience. Parsons is a regional law firm that has a national expertise in numerous practice areas. The firm is committed to maintaining its traditional strengths, values and client service while remaining at the forefront of the legal community in Utah, Nevada, Idaho, Montana and the Intermountain Region. 

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • 10+years experience with respect to M&A, venture capital and commercial finance, particularly with respect to middle-market transactions
  • Familiarity with a wide variety of transaction types (e.g., public company, private company, stock purchase, asset purchase, cross-border, etc.)
  • Substantive experience with commercial and venture finance, including representation of debtors, private equity firms, investment and mezzanine funds, and commercial banks
  • Juris Doctorate
  • Excellent academic credentials
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Sound and practical business judgment, as well as common sense
  • Significant experience with federal and state securities compliance, including, without limitation, IPOs and the preparation of securities disclosure documents for both publicly traded and privately held companies
  • Extensive experience structuring, negotiating, and closing mergers, acquisitions, asset purchases, private equity purchases, loan transactions, joint ventures, and strategic alliances
  • Experience managing due diligence, closings, regulatory filings, and post-acquisition integration
  • Significant experience structuring and forming corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships, and other business arrangements
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to solve problems, execute and transfer knowledge, and coordinate the completion of projects by junior attorneys
  • The desire to work on general corporate matters
  • A portable book of business is preferred along with the desire to continue the growth of their practice
  • Bankruptcy, banking, and real estate experience is a plus

The firm’s generous salary and benefits package includes: medical and dental coverage, life insurance coverage, short-term and long-term disability coverage. 

As a firm, we are working to promote diversity in recruitment, hiring and beyond. Parsons values the diversity of job candidates and encourages applicants from all backgrounds to apply. If interested, please email cover letter and resume to Susie Headlee at sheadlee@parsonsbehle.com.


Litigation Attorney in the Park City, Utah office

Parsons Behle & Latimer is seeking a Litigation attorney with 4-7 years of experience to join our Park City, Utah office, to assist our clients with resolving a broad range of disputes. Our litigation team provides clients with an advantage analyzing claims and defenses, then determining a strategy. As a member of this team, you would have the opportunity to provide litigation services for local, regional and national companies and would handle a variety of cases for other clients with unique litigation needs. Successful candidates must be willing to spend a majority of their time in Park City.

Parsons offers its associates a comprehensive compensation package that includes a competitive base salary, significant performance bonuses, an associate sabbatical, traditional health and dental insurance, outstanding retirement benefits, mental health and personal wellbeing resources, skills training, and a defined path to shareholder candidacy.

Additionally, Parsons recognizes that every associate defines career success differently, so the firm offers flexible and individualized career paths that are developed in close consultation with each associate.  Parsons offers alternative billable hour minimum requirements (and commensurate salary) after an associate’s second year with the firm, at which time, associates may choose their minimum requirement from three available paths. Parsons values the contributions of every associate, and strives to give every associate the opportunity to succeed regardless of the chosen path.

Parsons also has a strong tradition of public service and encourages and supports associate participation in pro bono projects. Associates can count up to 50 hours of pro bono service each year towards their billable hour minimum. Parsons will consider and evaluate those opportunities brought to the firm by associates. With prior approval of the Board of Directors, extraordinary pro bono activity that exceeds 50 hours may be included in the billable hourly requirement.

Successful candidates will have courtroom and deposition experience, and significant case-handling capability in complex civil litigation. Strong academic credentials and communication skills are required.

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • A J.D. from an accredited university
  • Licensed attorney with 4-7 years legal experience
  • Admitted to practice in Utah
  • Extensive experience analyzing, researching and drafting briefs that address sophisticated legal issues in complex litigation with both state and federal courts.
  • Successfully argued motions
  • Taken and defended depositions
  • Trial experience
  • A commitment to client service and team success
  • Solid writing skills
  • Strategic and analytical thinking skills
  • Case management experience

As a firm, we are working to promote diversity in recruitment, hiring and beyond. Parsons values the diversity of job candidates and encourages applicants from all backgrounds to apply. If interested, please email cover letter and resume to Susie Headlee, sheadlee@parsonsbehle.com.  


Finance Attorney in the Salt Lake City, Utah office

Parsons Behle & Latimer is seeking a Finance attorney with 5+ years of experience to join our Salt Lake City office and assist our clients in all aspects of finance law, including complex transactions, loans, contracts and documentation facing small and large financial institutions on local, regional and national levels.

This position entails representing banks, non-banks, lenders, agents, borrowers, private equity sponsors, and public/private companies in a broad range of domestic and cross-border/international finance transactions, including senior secured, mezzanine and subordinated debt transactions; structured finance; debt facilities for companies and lenders; acquisition finance; loan workouts and restructurings; lending transactions and other related transactions.

Experience with asset-based lending, warehouse financing and other leveraged finance (including in the context of mergers and acquisitions and/or experience or an interest in blockchain and cryptocurrency financing transactions) is beneficial, although candidates with other debt finance experience will be considered.

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • A J.D. from an accredited university
  • Licensed attorney with 5+ years legal experience
  • Admitted to practice in Utah
  • Drafting, editing and reviewing a variety of documents, including loan agreements, security and guarantee documentation; intercreditor and subordination agreements; commitment papers; purchase and sale agreements for warehouse financings; servicing agreements and closing documentation
  • Managing component parts of a financing transaction, including structuring, documentation and closing
  • Collaborating with tax, regulatory, intellectual property, corporate (M&A) teams and other specialists on the structuring and documenting of financing transactions
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • A commitment to client service and team success

As a firm, we are working to promote diversity in recruitment, hiring and beyond. Parsons values the diversity of job candidates and encourages applicants from all backgrounds to apply. If interested, please email cover letter and resume to Susie Headlee, sheadlee@parsonsbehle.com

Paralegals

Litigation Case Manager in Salt Lake City, Utah

This is a J.D. preferred or experienced paralegal position for the management of foreclosure litigation on behalf of a large mortgage servicer. Job duties include reviewing and approving pleadings, managing litigation timelines, developing case strategy, and working with outside counsel to resolve matters. Residential mortgage loan servicing, debt collection, bankruptcy or general litigation experience a plus, although not required. This is a perfect opportunity to work in a role that is similar to in-house counsel litigation management, but with a reliable 40-hour work week. Salary, bonuses and full benefits available.

As a firm, we are working to promote diversity in recruitment, hiring and beyond. Parsons values the diversity of job candidates and encourages applicants from all backgrounds to apply. If interested, please email a resume to Susie Headlee, sheadlee@parsonsbehle.com.

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

  1. Dental insurance
  2. Disability insurance
  3. Employee assistance program
  4. Flexible spending account
  5. Health insurance
  6. Health savings account
  7. Life insurance
  8. Paid time off
  9. Parental leave
  10. Retirement plan
  11. Vision insurance

Schedule:

  1. 8 hour shifts
  2. Remote working options available
  3. Monday to Friday


Paralegal in Salt Lake City, Utah

Parsons Behle & Latimer has an opening for a full-time paralegal. Position will assist with the management of litigation on behalf of a large mortgage servicer. Job duties include reviewing and approving pleadings, managing litigation timelines, developing case strategy, and working with outside counsel to resolve matters.

Position requires a paralegal certificate and/or a Bachelor’s degree with 2+ years litigation experience. Mortgage, real estate or bankruptcy experience a plus. The firm’s generous salary and benefits package currently includes mid-year, holiday and year-end discretionary bonuses, medical and dental coverage, approximately 17% profit sharing distribution annually after eligibility, life insurance coverage, short-term and long-term disability coverage. Remote working options available. Minimum starting salary $50,000. 

As a firm, we are working to promote diversity in recruitment and hiring and beyond. Parsons values the diversity of job candidates and encourages applicants from all backgrounds to apply. If interested, please email a resume to Susie Headlee, sheadlee@parsonsbehle.com.

Professional Staff

Currently, there are no professional staff opportunities available.