McGuireWoods has an opportunity for a candidate to join its Attorney Training and Professional Development team in Richmond, VA. This role will support the firm's strategic goal to increase professional development within its legal departments. The ideal candidate will possess experience in and passion for attorney professional development, and will use those attributes to immediately contribute to the group.
Assist Director of Attorney Professional Development with administrative details of major programs (evaluations, compensation, mentoring, and other development programs)
Handle administrative tasks related to professional development programs, to include communication, reporting, and tracking
Assist with managing the mentoring program, to include initial assignments and program evaluation
Handle administrative tasks related to performance reviews and compensation changes, to include preparation, distribution and filing
Assist with departure and retirement process, to include communicating procedures, conducting exit interviews and tracking
Bachelor's degree and two years of professional development experience
Law firm or professional services environment strongly preferred
Ability to handle sensitive information with confidentiality
Strong interpersonal skills required, with the ability to interface with all levels within the organization and build relationships with firm leadership
McGuireWoods is a full-service firm providing legal and public affairs solutions to corporate, individual and nonprofit clients worldwide for more than 200 years collectively. Our commitment to excellence in everything we do gives our clients a competitive edge in everything they do.