Associate Attorney – Corporate Transactions and Data Security

Nilan Johnson Lewis is a firm with an innovative, team-based approach to the practice of law. We seek people who are dedicated to building the strongest possible law firm through deep and unique partnerships with clients. If you seek a professional atmosphere with a culture that emphasizes excellence in every interaction, superior client service, and collaboration, our Firm is for you.

We seek an associate with at least 2-4 years of transaction/data security/corporate practice experience to join our Corporate and Transactional Services Practice Group. The qualified candidate will have experience with a variety of:

  • General commercial contract matters
  • Data privacy agreements, including regulated data (PHI under HIPAA, PII under GLBA, GDPR, CCPA, etc.)
  • Data security agreements (and general knowledge of security standards under PCI-DSS, SOC 2, Type II, ISO 27001 or SSAE 16)
  • General corporate formation and governance matters
  • Commercial lending transactions
  • Acquisition, merger and other business combination transactions

An interest in IT transactions is required and experience with basic IP filings (i.e. copyright and trademark) and/or work with real estate transactions are a plus.

Strong academic credentials along with exceptional research and writing skills required. Academic credentials will be weighed along with other indicators of ability, motivation and initiative. Must be admitted to practice in MN; admission in California is a plus.

If you are interested in this unique and challenging opportunity, please submit cover letter, resume, transcript and writing sample to:

Human Resources
Nilan Johnson Lewis PA
120 South Sixth Street, Suite 400
Minneapolis, MN 55402
Fax: 612.305.7501

Nilan Johnson Lewis is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, national origin, or any other characteristic protected by law.