Career Opportunities

What differentiates our law firm from any other? Ultimately, it is our culture. At Butzel Long, our values are central to our culture, and these values attract a certain lawyer. We believe our recruiting efforts are critical to our success and are diligent about accessing talent whose values align with ours.

Current Openings:

POSITION:  Litigation Legal Secretary

LOCATION:  Detroit

JOB SUMMARY:  Under general direction, performs a variety of complex and secretarial legal work. Assist attorneys and paralegals in managing the litigation discovery process, document collection and preservation, document review, document production tasks, and maintaining the case filing systems. The work is specialized and requires knowledge of the preparation and processing requirements of legal documents, legal terminology, civil procedures and discovery, sources of law and the court system.

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NOTE: The following are the duties performed by employees in this classification. However, employees may perform other related duties.

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POSITION:  Full-Time Probate and Estate/Wealth Management Paralegal II

LOCATION: Oakland County, Michigan

GENERAL PURPOSE:  Provide support and assistance to the attorneys during all phases of probate and estate planning matters.  

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Trusts and Estates

Guardianship/Conservatorship

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POSITION: Conflicts and New Matter Coordinator

LOCATION: Detroit

GENERAL PURPOSE: The law firm of Butzel Long, PC is seeking a full-time Conflicts and New Matter Coordinator in our Detroit Office. This position holder will work with members of the Operations Team on determining conflicts, processing new matters and other duties as needed.

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POSITION: Attorney, Environmental

LOCATION: Detroit or Oakland County, Michigan  

GENERAL PURPOSE: Perform the general duties of an environmental attorney including creating legal documents and managing and advising clients on legal transactions in environmental practice areas.

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POSITION: Conference Center Coordinator (part-time)

LOCATION: Bloomfield Hills

GENERAL PURPOSE:   The law firm of Butzel Long is seeking a part-time conference center coordinator for its Bloomfield Hills office. The conference center coordinator will work approximately 16-20 hours/ 2 days a week and will manage the conference center, attend to visitors and address inquiries on the phone and face to face. The coordinator will also supply information regarding the organization to the general public, clients and customers.

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POSITION: Attorney, Corporate/Real Estate Department

LOCATION: Detroit or Bloomfield Hills/Troy, Michigan  

GENERAL PURPOSE: Perform the general duties of a corporate and/or real estate attorney including creating legal documents and managing and advising clients on legal transactions in the corporate and/or real estate practice areas.

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POSITION: Tax Attorney

OFFICE: Bloomfield Hills or Detroit

GENERAL PURPOSE: Butzel Long, a Michigan-based law firm with offices in Detroit, Ann Arbor, Bloomfield Hills and Lansing, Michigan as well as New York and Washington, D.C., is seeking an experienced tax attorney to join its Michigan offices.

Candidates should have a minimum of 10 years of experience providing legal representation in all areas of tax law. A candidate with a strong book of business and a L.L.M. in taxation and/or CPA license is preferred.

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To submit your resume or for information regarding current career opportunities, please contact recruiting@butzel.com.

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