Associate Positions

Associate Opportunity – Baton Rouge Office

Kean Miller is currently seeking an associate or of counsel attorney with experience in business bankruptcy, commercial litigation, distressed real estate, and/or creditors-rights representation.  Candidates should have a minimum of two years of substantive experience in bankruptcy or bankruptcy litigation as a practicing lawyer or judicial law clerk; in addition, some experience with insurance-coverage litigation is preferred but not required. Candidates should have excellent academic credentials, strong writing skills, strong listening skills, and excellent references.  Candidates must demonstrate the ability and the desire to interact directly with Kean Miller’s clients and to further develop client and referral relationships.  The successful candidate should have a track record of high achievement, the desire to work in a fast-paced challenging environment, the ability to work as part of a team, and possess superior written and verbal communication skills.  A current state bar license is required, but attorneys licensed outside Louisiana who desire to move back to Baton Rouge are invited to apply.

About Kean Miller

With more than 150 attorneys, Kean Miller is one of the largest full-service law firms in Louisiana, and the largest in the Capital Region. We serve the legal needs of the people, businesses, and industries that drive the Bayou State. We have particular dedication to serving Fortune 1000 companies with significant operations in the Gulf South, providing them with legal resources focused on growth. From the courtroom to the boardroom, our people provide creative solutions, unique strategies, and unparalleled value that allow our clients to perform at the highest level.

Kean Miller assists clients in a variety of service areas, including business litigation, construction, environmental regulation, permitting, class action defense, banking and finance, admiralty and maritime, products liability, business transactions, mergers and acquisitions, real estate, intellectual property, patents and patent infringement, chemical exposure litigation, toxic tort defense, oil and gas, health law, medical malpractice defense, bankruptcy and reorganization, utilities regulation, labor and employment, employee benefits, tax, state and local tax, legislative and administrative lobbying, estate planning, probate, municipal finance, and insurance coverage and recovery.

Kean Miller’s 33-year history is one of lasting alliances with our clients. Our partnerships are based on value, service, and unique Louisiana know-how. We diligently pursue results that allow our clients to outperform their competitors.

What Kean Miller Offers

We offer a people-driven culture, meaningful work, highly competitive salaries, generous paid time off and a robust benefits package that includes health, life, disability, dental, vision coverage and 401(k).

Kean Miller is committed to supporting and encouraging our associates though our robust in-house attorney development program.  We provide professional development in the areas of: Client relationships and business development, practice skills, business and financial skills and personal development. 

How to Apply

For consideration, please submit your cover letter, resume, and law school transcripts to All submissions are held in the strictest confidence.

Kean Miller is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all applicants and employees in full compliance with all state, federal and local laws prohibiting discrimination based upon, race, color, national origin, gender identity, age, genetic information, disability, military or veteran status, religion, sexual orientation, or other status protected by law. This applies to all aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, promotion, transfer, demotion, discipline and discharge.