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Current Openings

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Construction Associate* - Louisville office

Our Louisville office has an immediate opening for a construction associate with two to four years of experience for our firm's Construction Service Group. A degree or background in engineering, architecture, or the construction industry is desirable, but not required.

While this is primarily a litigation position, there will be an opportunity to expand into preparing and negotiating construction design contracts and related transactional work.

To be considered, please apply by submitting a cover letter, resume, writing sample, and law school, graduate, and undergraduate transcripts to Tracey Moore at [email protected].

Creditors’ Rights & Bankruptcy Associate* - Lexington or Louisville office

Stites & Harbison’s Creditors’ Rights & Bankruptcy Service Group seeks an associate with 1 to 5 years’ experience to join the firm’s our Lexington or Louisville office. The associate will focus on creditor litigation in bankruptcy and state courts often having overlap in real estate and business matters as well as regional and national collection matters.

The successful candidate can expect regular client interaction and courtroom appearances.

To be considered, please apply by submitting a cover letter, resume, writing sample, and law school, graduate, and undergraduate transcripts to Tracey Moore at [email protected].

Patent Associate* - Louisville office

Our Louisville office has an opening for an entry-level patent associate in our Intellectual Property and Technology Service Group. Attorneys with one to three years of experience will also be considered.

The successful candidate will have a technical background, already taken the patent bar, and possess excellent academic credentials as well as strong verbal, written, and interpersonal skills.

To be considered, please apply by submitting a cover letter, resume, writing sample, and law school, graduate, and undergraduate transcripts to Tracey Moore at [email protected].

Real Estate Associate* - Lexington office

Stites & Harbison’s Real Estate Service Group has an opening for an associate with 2-5 years’ experience to join the firm’s Lexington office.

The successful candidate will have excellent academic credentials and a demonstrated interest in transactional work.

To be considered, please apply by submitting a cover letter, resume, writing sample, and law school, and graduate transcripts to Tracey Moore at [email protected].


*Stites & Harbison provides competitive starting salaries and benefits include a stipend to defray bar costs, an allowance for moving expenses, 401K, HR-10 retirement plan, flexible spending accounts for un-reimbursed medical expenses and dependent care, various medical and dental plans, group life insurance, long term disability, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), domestic partner benefits, bar association membership, and various CLE programs.

Stites & Harbison, PLLC ranks in the Top 10 “Best Places to Work in Kentucky” for 2022 in the medium company category. The firm has made the list 16 times — nine of those in the Top 10.

We encourage applicants from all cultures, races, colors, religions, sexes, national or regional origins, ages, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity, military, protected veteran status or other status protected by law. Stites & Harbison is an equal opportunity employer.

Notice to Recruiters and Search Firms: Stites & Har
bison will only accept submissions if a signed, current fee agreement is in place.

How to Apply

We are always looking to hire top talent in all of our service groups. If you are interested in applying for a position not posted above, please send your resume, cover letter, transcript, and a writing sample demonstrating legal analysis to:

Susan Nalley ([email protected])
Recruiting Manager
400 West Market Street, Suite 1800
Louisville, Kentucky 40202