Associate Attorney

Machado Law Group is a NJ / NY metropolitan area law firm that exclusively practices education law. Our commitment to excellence, combined with our creative and collaborative workplace, has earned our firm an unparalleled reputation with clients and the legal community.

We are excited to be expanding our firm and are currently looking for an Associate Attorney to join our highly regarded and growing education law practice.

The successful entry level candidate will have:

  • 1+ years of experience in Education Law, Labor/Employment Law, or Municipal Law
  • Strong academic credentials
  • Strong writing skills
  • Ability to work autonomously and as part of a team
  • Prefer knowledge of all aspects of education law, including but not limited to, special education and Section 504, student discipline / HIB, public school contracts, labor negotiations, board operations, personnel matters, tenure and seniority, civil rights, employment discrimination and school construction

Machado Law Group offers a flexible work schedule, ability to work partially remote, and a competitive benefits package including 401K, health benefits, CLEs, and paid time off. Salary is commensurate with experience.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.

Submission Requirements: Send your resume, cover letter, transcript and a writing sample (optional) to:

Nancy Barnes
Office Manager
Machado Law Group
1 Cleveland Place
Springfield, NJ 07081
973-232-6261 (Fax)