Careers

Lateral Opportunities

Mound Cotton Wollan & Greengrass LLP hires lateral attorneys on the basis of current needs at the firm. MCWG seeks highly qualified attorneys who are committed to a successful and rewarding legal career. The firm places a premium on effective legal writing, so lateral candidates are encouraged to present one or two writing samples, in addition to a resume and any other information the candidate would like us to consider. The firm looks for candidates who graduated within the top 30% of their law school class. Maturity, initiative, and confidence are also traits that are valued by Mound Cotton. Essentially, the firm is proud of all it has accomplished, and it looks for individuals who will help us continue to be leaders in our field.

The firm offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, with early opportunities for advancement, and a collegial and informal environment. Mound Cotton Wollan & Greengrass LLP provides its attorneys with the opportunity for rapid professional development and, through its accredited CLE program, teaches skills that will assist its attorneys in becoming better and more confident practitioners.

For further information, please feel free to contact our firm’s Executive Director, Peter Blasone, and/or forward your resume directly to us at:

Recruitment
Mound Cotton Wollan & Greengrass LLP
One New York Plaza
44th Floor
New York, New York 10004
Phone: (212) 804-4259
Fax: (212) 344-8066
recruitment@moundcotton.com


We are seeking an associate for our New York office. Qualified candidates will have a minimum of 5 years of experience in handling professional liability coverage and defense matters. This is an excellent opportunity for attorneys who are looking to develop their careers by joining a team within a national firm that offers a highly competitive salary and benefits package.

Requirements & Responsibilities:

The ideal candidate should have the following experience and skills:

  • At least 5 years of experience working on complex insurance and professional liability coverage and defense matters
  • Superior legal research, writing, and verbal communication skills
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Some court and deposition experience preferred
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • JD from an accredited law school and strong academic credentials
  • Admission to the New York bar. Additional state bar admissions preferred but not required

Please send all resumes to recruitment@moundcotton.com.


We are seeking an associate for our San Francisco Bay Area office. Qualified candidates will have at least 5 years of experience in complex insurance, reinsurance, litigation and bad faith coverage. This is an excellent opportunity for attorneys with insurance coverage experience who are looking to develop in their careers by joining a team within a national firm.

Requirements & Responsibilities:

The ideal candidate should have the following experience and skills:

  • At least 5 years of experience working on complex insurance and bad faith matters
  • Superior legal research, writing, and verbal communication skills
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • JD from an accredited law school and strong academic credentials
  • Admission to the California bar. Additional state bar admissions preferred but not required

Please send all resumes to recruitment@moundcotton.com.