Legal Opportunities

Sherman & Howard L.L.C. offers challenging work with sophisticated clients in a friendly, supportive environment. We offer competitive compensation, including hours and business development bonuses, and comprehensive benefit packages.

To apply for a position below, please electronically submit your cover letter, resume, and law school transcript to:

Litigation Associate – Denver

Posted on: November 20, 2015

Sherman & Howard L.L.C. is seeking a Litigation Associate to join its Denver office.

Candidates must have excellent academic credentials, 2-4 years of experience, strong attention to detail, excellent writing and client service skills. Candidates will be expected to work independently and assume responsibility at increasing levels of significance.

At this time, the Firm is not accepting resumes for this position from recruiters or placement agencies.

Thank you.

2016 Summer Associate Program – Denver

Posted on: October 28, 2015

Sherman & Howard is pleased to announce opportunities for its 2016 Summer Associate Program.

We are seeking entrepreneurial-minded second-year law students with strong academic records, demonstrated leadership skills, and significant law school or community involvement.

The Summer Associate Program will be department-specific, that is, Summer Associates will work principally within the department for which they are recruited. Each department will focus on “real work,” training, mentoring, and providing opportunities to network with S&H colleagues.

S&H offers a competitive weekly summer salary. The program will run for 10 weeks, from May 31st through August 5th.

The following practice departments are currently recruiting for the 2016 program:

  • Business (Denver office)
  • Labor & Employment (Denver office)
  • Litigation (Denver office)

Interested candidates should submit a resume, transcript, and cover letter to recruiting. Please specify your practice area interest(s) in your cover letter. We look forward to hearing from you!

Sherman & Howard Fellowship – Denver

Posted on: October 20, 2015

Sherman & Howard is partnering with an oil & gas client to offer an employment opportunity in which a 2016 law school graduate will be hired to work in the client’s Denver headquarters for approximately 24 months. The fellow will gain firsthand industry knowledge while helping to coordinate Sherman & Howard’s legal services to this fast-growing exploration and production company and its portfolio of midstream enterprises. After a successful completion of the employment period with the client, the fellow may be eligible to join Sherman & Howard as an associate in the Denver office.

Candidates should have an interest in the oil & gas industry, strong academic credentials, writing and oral skills, and an anticipated interest in practicing law in a private law firm following the in-house experience. Application materials must include a cover letter, resume and transcript and be sent to the email address below.