Recruiting Contacts

Daniel P. Buechler
Attorney Recruiting
214-871-8262
employment@thompsoncoe.com

Tracey Posey
Staff Recruiting
214-880-2766
tposey@thompsoncoe.com

Job Openings

‚Äč3+ year Litigation Associate - Houston Office
Thompson Coe, Cousins, & Irons LLP seeks a 3+ year Litigation Attorney for its Houston office. This Associate position involves handling commercial litigation matters. The ideal candidate must have at least three years of litigation experience and preferably some experience representing businesses, non-profit corporations, and their directors and officers in a variety of commercial disputes, including breach-of-contract claims, claims of breach of fiduciary duty, fraud, and misrepresentation, and Deceptive Trade Practices Act cases and handling matters involving corporate governance. Excellent advocacy and writing skills are a must.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform legal assignments that are varied and require extensive research and analysis of applicable precedents.
  • Manage cases by planning and initiating effective investigations and discoveries and evaluating the potential exposure for settlement, arbitration and trial in terms of liability and damages.
  • Communicate with carrier, insured and opposing counsel.
  • Prepare motions, oppositions and replies to motions; court appearance at law and motion.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Must have 3+ years of litigation experience.
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work independently and efficiently manage their case load in a fast-paced environment.
  • Requires a J.D. from an ABA accredited Law School
  • Admission to the Texas State Bar and be in good standing.

Thompson, Coe, Cousins & Irons, LLP is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that values diversity in our workplace.


3+ year Labor & Employment Associate - Dallas Office
Thompson, Coe, Cousins & Irons, LLP seeks a 3+ year Litigation Associate for its Dallas office.   This position principally involves handling labor and employment litigation matters in federal, state, and administrative courts.   Candidates must have at least three years of litigation experience and preferably some experience representing employers before federal, state and local administrative agencies.   Excellent advocacy and writing skills are a must.  Send resumes to:   employment@thompsoncoe.com


4-7 year Casualty Associate - Houston Office
Thompson, Coe, Cousins & Irons, LLP seeks a 4-7 year Litigation Associate for the Houston office.   This position principally involves handling casualty litigation matters on behalf of major insurers, including commercial automobile, premises liability, products liability, and construction defect claims.  Candidates should have experience with client contact, depositions, hearings, and trials.  Excellent advocacy and writing skills are a must.  Send resumes to: employment@thompsoncoe.com


2-4 year Insurance Coverage and Litigation Associate - Austin Office
Thompson, Coe, Cousins & Irons, LLP seeks a Texas-licensed attorney with 2-4 years of litigation/insurance defense experience. Strong litigation skills are required, including experience handling depositions, hearings and trials. Excellent writing skills should be demonstrated. Send resume and writing sample to AustinEmploy@thompsoncoe.com .


5-10 year Labor and Employment Associate - Los Angeles Office
Thompson, Coe, Cousins & Irons, LLP seeks a 5 -10 year Labor & Employment Associate for its Los Angeles office.   This position principally involves handling all employment-related matters, including compliance with federal, state and local laws regulating employment.   Our practice involves administrative, arbitration, and trial and appellate litigation, representing management in discrimination, sexual harassment, wrongful termination, workers’ compensation retaliation, civil rights, employment related tort claims, trade secret/breach of fiduciary duty, “whistleblower” and other employment-related claims, enforcement of and defense against covenants not to compete, and class actions, representative actions for unpaid overtime under the FLSA, and other multiple-plaintiff lawsuits.   Candidates should have working knowledge of representing employers before many federal, state and local administrative agencies, and various local fair employment practices agencies.   Excellent advocacy and writing skills are a must. Send resumes to:   employment@thompsoncoe.com


Insurance Coverage & Litigation Associate - Dallas
Thompson, Coe, Cousins & Irons, LLP seeks Insurance Coverage & Litigation Associate in the Dallas office. This position principally involves handling litigation matters, including the direct defense and advising of insurance companies in context of both liability and property insurance claims.  Candidates should have a working knowledge of state and federal civil procedure as well as experience with depositions, hearings, and evaluating insurance coverage issues. Excellent advocacy and writing skills are a must.  Candidates licensed to practice law in Texas with at least 4 years’ experience required.  Send resume and cover letter to: employment@thompsoncoe.com.


Thompson Coe is an Equal Opportunity Employer that offers challenging employment opportunities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability unrelated to the applicant's ability to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation, Vietnam era Veteran status, or membership in other legally protected categories.