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.

Current Openings

Corporate Transactional Attorney

Rath, Young and Pignatelli, P.C., seeks an associate attorney with 3-5 years of experience as a corporate lawyer involved in real estate transactions, entity formations and structuring, mergers and acquisitions, bank lending, contract drafting and negotiation, and other skills normally expected of a corporate/transactional associate.   A detailed job description can be found here.  Send resume, letter of interest and writing sample to Susan O’Donnell, Director of Operations (Interim), at slo@rathlaw.com.


Senior Tax Associate

Rath, Young and Pignatelli, P.C., a mid-sized law firm headquartered in Concord, New Hampshire, with offices in Nashua, New Hampshire, Boston, Massachusetts, and Montpelier, Vermont, is seeking a Senior Associate with 3-5 years of federal and state tax experience to join our national tax practice.  The attorney will support both the long-standing federal and state tax practices. The federal practice encompasses a broad range of transactional matters, including debt and equity financings, mergers and acquisitions, and tax structuring, with a focus on renewable energy.  The state tax practice focuses primarily on representation of multinational companies with state tax matters in New Hampshire, Vermont and Massachusetts, as well as representation of New England-based companies with multistate issues.  The ideal candidate will possess excellent academic credentials and will ideally have significant experience with a large national or regional law firm or accounting firm.  This is a rare opportunity to work with a team of experienced federal and state tax lawyers on transactions throughout the United States, all while living in a family-friendly community an hour from both city life in Boston and skiing and hiking in the White Mountains.   Send resume, letter of interest and writing sample to Susan O’Donnell, Director of Operations (Interim), at slo@rathlaw.com.


Litigation Associate

Rath, Young and Pignatelli, P.C. seeks to add an associate attorney to its busy and growing commercial litigation team.  Candidate should have 3 to 5 years of litigation experience, including drafting and arguing motions and pleadings before state and federal courts, taking depositions and other discovery, and preparing cases for trial.  The Firm has an interesting and wide-ranging litigation practice and offers substantial opportunities to grow your career.  The candidate may also have the opportunity to be involved in the Firm’s other practice areas including Health Care, Financial Institutions, Labor and Employment, and Taxation. Send resume and letter of interest to Susan O’Donnell, Director of Operations (Interim), at slo@rathlaw.com.