Senior Practice Group Manager

For the NYC or Philadelphia Office of a Global Law Firm
This is a filled position.

Responsibilities include:

  • Assist Practice Group Director and work with C&S PGM team with the development and implementation of practice group strategic initiatives as well as daily operations;
  • Manage productivity, development, and feedback for associates, counsel and paralegals;
  • Understand the needs of lawyers in the group and ensure that they have the resources necessary to get the job done by communicating with office managers, IT, and other departments;
  • Promote internal and external training and development opportunities to the C&S Group’s attorneys and encourage attendance;
  • Manage secondment processes including developing business cases, identifying candidates and drafting engagement letters;
  • Manage and implement mentoring programs.

Qualifications include:

  • J.D. and Big Law experience in corporate and securities strongly preferred;
  • Relevant law firm or professional services operations and management experience;
  • Ability to independently create systems and structure where needed;
  • Diplomacy and the ability to successfully foster collaboration among others;
  • Creativity in developing solutions given practical constraints;
  • Quantitative skills.
Salary: $152-190k