Current Openings

Litigation Associate

Curtis Thaxter is seeking applicants to join the firm as an experienced civil litigation associate. The ideal candidate will have four to seven years’ litigation experience, be admitted to practice in Maine, and should demonstrate excellent legal and academic credentials and superior writing skills.  Job responsibilities will include drafting motions, briefs and discovery requests, and representing clients before state and federal courts, state agencies and municipal boards.  A successful litigation associate will be willing to work with attorneys and staff at all levels, will have a strong client service ethic, and will be able to manage files and clients independently.  Curtis Thaxter offers competitive compensation, an excellent benefits package, and an opportunity to work on complex and engaging matters in a collaborative law firm environment.

Our lawyers and staff choose Portland, Maine as a place to work, to play, to live, and to raise a family.  Curtis Thaxter provides training and career opportunities that will help each individual to develop professionally while also providing time to enjoy a unique quality of life that only Maine can offer.  Curtis Thaxter prides itself in developing attorneys who are as dedicated and engaged in their communities as they are at work.  We seek responsible, committed, and dependable attorneys with an entrepreneurial spirit who have a desire to be leaders in their field.

Please send resume and a short cover letter expressing your interest in the position to:

Curtis Thaxter LLC
Attention: Patti Smith, Hiring Coordinator
One Canal Plaza, Suite 1000
P.O. Box 7320
Portland, ME 04112
Or email to:
hiring@curtisthaxter.com

Apply Online »

Lateral Attorney

Curtis Thaxter is seeking an experienced attorney who wants to grow his or her practice with us. Our lawyers and staff choose Portland, Maine as a place to work, to play, to live, and to raise a family.  Curtis Thaxter provides training and career opportunities that will help each individual to develop professionally while also providing time to enjoy a unique quality of life that only Maine can offer.  Curtis Thaxter prides itself in developing attorneys who are as dedicated and engaged in their communities as they are at work.  We seek responsible, committed, dependable attorneys with an entrepreneurial spirit who have a desire to be leaders in their field.

The ideal candidate will have between five and ten years of experience in one or more of the following areas: general commercial matters, transactions, mergers and acquisitions, real estate, healthcare, litigation, intellectual property, municipal or employment law. Candidates should demonstrate excellent legal and client relationship skills and superior performance in their practice areas. The ideal candidate will bring an active client portfolio. Curtis Thaxter is a Portland, Maine law firm offering competitive compensation, an excellent benefits package and an opportunity to work on complex and engaging matters in a collaborative law firm environment.

Please send resume and a short cover letter expressing your interest in the position to:

Curtis Thaxter LLC
Attention: Patti Smith, Hiring Coordinator
One Canal Plaza, Suite 1000
P.O. Box 7320
Portland, ME 04112
Or email to:
hiring@curtisthaxter.com

Apply Online »