Lerch, Early & Brewer, a full-service law firm in Bethesda, Maryland, is seeking a mid-level to senior level litigation associate attorney with 3-6 years of experience to support our Litigation Group in a variety of dynamic practice areas, including: commercial litigation, employment litigation, and white collar criminal defense. The ideal candidate will have some courtroom and deposition experience and substantive employment and/or commercial experience. Our associates frequently work directly with clients.

Qualified candidates must have excellent and demonstrable writing and analytical skills, as well as strong academic credentials. Completion of a judicial clerkship, while not a requirement, is favored. In addition, candidates must demonstrate high standards of professional excellence, a commitment to outstanding client satisfaction, ability to work well with others and a strong work ethic. Maryland and D.C. Bar licenses are required, and admission to the Virginia Bar is strongly preferred.

For additional information about our Litigation practice at Lerch Early, refer to the following web link: https://www.lerchearly.com/services/litigation.


Lerch Early offers excellent benefits including health and dental insurance, paid holidays, vacation and sick leave and 401(k). The firm is conveniently located near the Bethesda Metro.

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion and hire attorneys and staff with a broad variety of backgrounds and capabilities.

Help Us Learn About You

Interested applicants must provide a cover letter telling us about your applicable litigation experience and your interest in working at Lerch Early. Please share any information that you believe will distinguish you from other candidates.

Application Instructions

To apply, send a cover letter and resume to [email protected] and note that you are applying for the Litigation Associate position.