Careers
We invite you to inquire about employment opportunities at Rath, Young and Pignatelli.

Our lawyers, professionals and staff have chosen New England as a place to live, to play, to work, and to raise a family.  Many of us come to New Hampshire with backgrounds with large metropolitan law firms.  These large firms offer excellent training and career challenges, but often require a substantial trade-off in lost time to enjoy life.  We pride ourselves on offering a workplace to serve clients with challenging issues, but in an environment that allows balance and pace to your whole life.

Rath, Young and Pignatelli is proud of the breadth and challenge of its practice and its location in beautiful New England.  Our ability to succeed depends on attracting highly qualified lawyers with a commitment to professional growth. Strategic hiring is essential to broadening our expertise, strengthening our service to existing clients and enhancing our prospects for new clients. We require strong writing skills and excellent academic credentials and seek candidates with independence and entrepreneurial spirit, character, sound judgment, and leadership potential.

Litigation Assistant/Paralegal
Concord, NH
We are seeking to hire a candidate who will support working in the litigation, regulatory and tax practice areas. Individual possess the intellectual curiosity to understand the practice and anticipate support needs. Must have excellent organization skills, technology savvy, the ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment and handle multiple projects concurrently. Job Duties: • Maintain attorney calendars. • Perform clerical duties such as drafting correspondence, updating/closing files, filing, photocopying, faxing, ordering stenographers, etc. • Organize litigation paper and electronic files and document productions, including Bates-stamping, redaction, duplication and indexing of documents. • Organize deposition and trial exhibits. • Coordinate trial set-up and logistics, including facility with software programs such as Adobe Acrobat Pro, PowerPoint, TrialPad and Trial Director. • Assist with preparation and filing of pleadings, motions, objections and appellate briefs, including organizing exhibits and appendices. • Act as liaison among various practice areas as well as with outside agencies. • Attend Firm sponsored training(s) to maintain required skill level and knowledge of software applications and other skills as requested. • Provide backup support for other Administrative Assistants and Receptionist. Qualifications: • 3 to 5 years of litigation experience. • Project management experience. Project management certificate a plus. • Bachelor’s degree and/or paralegal certification. • Advanced working knowledge of Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Federal e-filing system (PACER) and Adobe Acrobat Pro. • Experience with document intensive cases, e-discovery and strong proficiency working with databases. • Ability to work independently, prioritize, multitask and work under pressure. • High level of professionalism, dependability, initiative and adaptability, and attention to detail.
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The information and materials contained on the Rath, Young and Pignatelli, P.C. website are intended for informational purposes only. The information you obtain from this website does not constitute legal advice and is not intended to create an attorney-client relationship. The content of an e-mail or any other communication or material sent to the firm or any of its attorneys will not create an attorney-client relationship and, until an attorney-client relationship is otherwise formed, will not be treated as confidential. You should consult an attorney for individual advice regarding your own particular situation.

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Professional Development
Concord, NH
We believe the first step to becoming a successful lawyer is to be excellent in an area of law that truly interests you. We strongly encourage our young lawyers to become the best in the area of law that is attractive to them, and we devote resources to helping them realize this goal. At Rath, Young and Pignatelli, we encourage lawyers to be actively involved in non-profit and other community institutions.

For more information please contact Kenneth Bartholomew, Chair of our Hiring Committee at kcb@rathlaw.com.
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Operations Assistant
Concord, NH
We are seeking to hire a self-motivated and ambitious individual to provide administrative support to the Director of Operations, to assist with the completion of independent projects and tasks related to the business operations of the law firm. This is a great opportunity for a recent graduate that may have limited experience but is a fast learner, hard-worker and has a "can-do" attitude. The ideal candidate will be reliable, have a professional demeanor and appearance, excellent communication skills and the ability to maintain confidentiality. Candidates must be organized, technology savvy, able to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment and handle multiple projects concurrently. Job Responsibilities: -Provide administrative support along with clerical tasks that aid the daily business operations of the law firm. -Assist with IT troubleshooting support, assessing equipment needs and software updates; organization and maintenance of firm computer hardware, software and license inventories. -Maintenance of electronic and hard copy files, including but not limited to HR, Benefit Administration and IT. -Works under the direction of the Director of Operations and Marketing Committee to help reach the company's marketing goals and objections. -Maintenance of firm website, social media accounts and statistical reports from Google Analytics. -Assist with marketing initiatives including newsletter/email marketing content and seminars. -Assist with event planning and special projects as assigned. Qualifications: -Bachelor's Degree in Business, preferred, but will consider Associates Degree or equivalent work experience. -1 to 3 years of experience in general office and administrative support functions. -Excellent Computer Knowledge. Proficient in Microsoft Office and knowledge of Wordpress is essential. Ability to pick up new computer-related skills quickly. -Social media coordination knowledge a plus -Discretion and ability to maintain confidentiality -A Team player -Ability to work a flexible schedule and work overtime from time to time. -Energetic and self-motivated -Ability to multi task and organize ongoing projects, looking for ways to become more efficient in completing tasks.
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Disclaimer

The information and materials contained on the Rath, Young and Pignatelli, P.C. website are intended for informational purposes only. The information you obtain from this website does not constitute legal advice and is not intended to create an attorney-client relationship. The content of an e-mail or any other communication or material sent to the firm or any of its attorneys will not create an attorney-client relationship and, until an attorney-client relationship is otherwise formed, will not be treated as confidential. You should consult an attorney for individual advice regarding your own particular situation.

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