Job Posting!


Firm: McGinnis Lochridge

Title: Corporate Associate

Job Summary:

The Corporate associate will preferably have between 3 and 7 years of corporate legal experience, at a law firm or in a corporate in-house role, and be a member of the Firm’s Corporate practice group. This is a full-time position and will be located in Austin. The position will require significant experience in advising clients as corporate outside counsel, entity formation, financing and mergers & acquisitions.  Position will include advising clients on corporate governance and structure matters; negotiating company agreements, partnership agreements, and other corporate documents; and handling M&A transactions, private placement and bank financings, and private investments.



  • Licensed, or ability to become licensed, in the State of Texas

  • Demonstrated business development experience and success

  • Excellent interpersonal and verbal communication skills

  • Strong research and writing skills

  • Professional, tactful, honest, respectful, courteous, proactive, cooperative, and positive client-centric attitude that embraces diversity and inclusion


How to Apply

Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and transcript to McGinnis Lochridge is an equal employment opportunity employer.


About McGinnis Lochridge

For more than 90 years, McGinnis Lochridge has provided legal expertise through its offices in Austin, Houston, Dallas and Decatur, Texas. We are the oldest law firm in Austin and have more than 70 attorneys in the firm. McGinnis Lochridge provides legal counsel on business and financial matters, as well as advocacy for clients before administrative agencies, at the State Capitol, and in courthouses across Texas and throughout the Southwest. The firm serves clients in many areas, including oil and gas, electric energy, employment law, financial services, international trade law, commercial litigation, corporate, technology, trust and estates, and land use, water, and real estate. Please visit for more information.

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