Burr & Forman LLP

Burr & Forman’s experienced legal team serves clients with local, national, and international legal needs. With particular industry strengths in the financial institutions, health care and manufacturing sectors, our attorneys draw from a diverse range of backgrounds and experience to serve as trusted business advisors and legal counsel to help clients achieve their goals. Burr & Forman is a Southeast, regional firm with 350 attorneys and 19 offices in Alabama, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee.

We invest our time and talents in our Clients, Colleagues and Communities. It is not just hard work, knowledge and experience that are integral to the quality and delivery of our legal services, it is also a diverse, creative and forward thinking approach that enables us to achieve exceptional results that matter:

  • To our Clients. We learn our clients’ businesses, how they think and what they need. We keep up with industry and legal trends in order to adapt to the challenges of the present and future needs of the clients we serve.
  • To our Colleagues. We mentor our associates and support each other, bringing a tradition of shared purpose and vision as leaders in our ever-changing profession.
  • To our Communities. We serve as volunteers and leaders to improve the quality of the legal profession and the quality of life enjoyed in our communities.
Feb 28, 2024  
Burr & Forman LLP seeks a full-time, experienced immigration paralegal . This role will provide critical support to the firm’s immigration practice through the preparation, filing, and tracking of various immigration applications and petitions. The position will preferably be resident in our Bluffton, SC or Columbia, SC office. A flexible or hybrid schedule may possibly be considered. When you join our team, you will benefit from the experience of interesting, pivotal work in a friendly and professional environment. We invest in our people to be sure we have the talent necessary to meet our clients’ legal needs and advance their business objectives. If you are interested in joining a highly-collaborative, growth-minded organization, consider applying today. KEY CONTRIBUTIONS Prepare visa applications and petitions for business and employment-based immigration cases. Compile and analyze complex case facts and documents, prepare reports and other relevant...
Burr & Forman LLP Bluffton, SC, USA Full-Time
Feb 24, 2024  
Burr & Forman LLP has an immediate opening in our Charlotte, NC office for a full-time, experienced IP Docketing Specialist. The IP Docketing Specialist provides comprehensive IP docketing services to the firm, including foreign and domestic patent and trademark docketing.This position is a unique opportunity to join a firm that prioritizes our clients, colleagues, and communities. Burr & Forman enjoys a highly collaborative culture in a familiar environment where individual contributions are recognized and valued. Our clients have local, national, and international interests, and the work we do is interesting and important. If you’re a service-minded professional with intellectual curiosity and excellent work ethic, please consider joining our team at Burr & Forman. KEY CONTRIBUTIONS Review, docket and distribute a high volume of incoming correspondence from the USPTO, WIPO and foreign associates according to established procedures Open new matters and...
Burr & Forman LLP Charlotte, NC, USA Full-Time
Jan 26, 2024  
Burr & Forman LLP has an immediate opening in our Birmingham, AL office for a full-time litigation legal practice assistant. This position is a unique opportunity to join a firm that prioritizes our clients, colleagues, and communities. Our culture is highly collaborative and individual contributions are recognized and valued. If you’re a service-minded professional with intellectual curiosity and excellent work ethic, please consider joining our team at Burr & Forman. KEY CONTRIBUTIONS Prepare, edit, and proof briefs, motions, discovery, pleadings, memos, correspondence and other similar documents and reports Perform complex administrative duties requiring knowledge of legal terminology and legal processes File briefs, pleadings, and other filings in district/state/federal court Schedule and coordinate logistics for meetings, travel and depositions Maintain calendars including court deadlines and appearances Enter billable time and edit time and...
Burr & Forman LLP Birmingham, AL, USA Full-Time
Jan 19, 2024  
Burr & Forman LLP has an immediate opening in our Orlando, FL office for a full-time, experienced litigation paralegal. With a one-firm culture across our 20 offices, Burr & Forman is committed to our clients, our colleagues, and our communities. We enjoy a highly collaborative culture in a familiar environment where individual contributions are recognized and valued. Our clients have local, national, and international interests, and the work we do is interesting and important. If you’re a service-minded professional with intellectual curiosity and excellent work ethic, please consider joining our team at Burr & Forman. KEY CONTRIBUTIONS Perform complex paralegal duties requiring knowledge of legal terminology and legal processes which include case management from inception through discovery and verdict. Prepare, edit, and/or draft correspondence, reports, and legal documents Prepare, edit and/or file subpoenas, briefs, pleadings, and other filings in...
Burr & Forman LLP Orlando, FL, USA Full-Time
Dec 20, 2023  
Burr & Forman LLP has an immediate opening in our Nashville, TN office for a full-time litigation legal practice assistant . This position is a unique opportunity to join a firm that prioritizes our clients, colleagues, and communities. Our culture is highly collaborative and individual contributions are recognized and valued. If you’re a service-minded professional with intellectual curiosity and excellent work ethic, please consider joining our team at Burr & Forman. KEY CONTRIBUTIONS Prepare, edit, and proof briefs, motions, discovery, pleadings, memos, correspondence and other similar documents and reports Perform complex administrative duties requiring knowledge of legal terminology and legal processes File briefs, pleadings, and other filings in district/state/federal court Schedule and coordinate logistics for meetings, travel and depositions Maintain calendars including court deadlines and appearances Enter billable time and edit time and...
Burr & Forman LLP Nashville, TN, USA Full-Time
Jul 01, 2023  
Burr & Forman LLP has an immediate opening in our Orlando, FL office for a full-time, experienced paralegal with experience in bankruptcy/creditors rights. This position is a unique opportunity to join a firm that prioritizes our clients, colleagues, and communities. Burr & Forman enjoys a highly collaborative culture in a familiar environment where individual contributions are recognized and valued. Our clients have local, national, and international interests, and the work we do is interesting and important. If you’re a service-minded professional with intellectual curiosity and excellent work ethic, please consider joining our team at Burr & Forman. KEY CONTRIBUTIONS Perform complex administrative duties requiring knowledge of legal terminology and legal processes in state and federal court Prepare, edit, and/or draft correspondence, reports, and legal documents Plan, schedule and attend conferences, depositions, and/or meetings as needed Conduct...
Burr & Forman LLP Orlando, FL, USA Full-Time
Jul 01, 2023  
Burr & Forman LLP’s Myrtle Beach, SC office is seeking a senior associate/junior partner level attorney with 7-10 years of litigation experience. General civil litigation and real estate related litigation is preferred, but we will consider various types of litigation experience. Qualified candidates should be self-starters with great communication skills, ability to manage case files, and have pre-trial and trial experience. Candidate can count on support staff and junior associate support and would be able to work autonomously in client management. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled Burr & Forman is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to recruiting, hiring, developing, and promoting lawyers and staff without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, military and protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, transgender status, sex stereotyping, or disability. Please view Equal Employment Opportunity, E-Verify, and other...
Burr & Forman LLP Myrtle Beach, SC, USA Full-Time
Jul 01, 2023  
Burr & Forman LLP's Birmingham, AL office is seeking an attorney with 4+ years of labor and employment experience. This is an opportunity to join a top-tier labor and employment group housed inside a full-service firm. Burr & Forman’s experienced legal team serves clients with local, national, and international legal needs. With particular industry strengths in the financial institutions, manufacturing, health care, and food and beverage sectors, our attorneys draw from a diverse range of backgrounds and experience to serve as trusted business advisors and legal counsel to help clients achieve their goals. Qualified candidates will be self-starters with great customer service skills, strong academic credentials, and exceptionally strong legal research and writing skills. We value collegiality and diversity among our lawyers, and we seek to make the practice both professionally and personally rewarding. When you join our team, you benefit from the experience of interesting,...
Burr & Forman LLP Birmingham, AL, USA Full-Time
Jul 01, 2023  
Burr & Forman's Wilmington, DE office is seeking a junior associate for its bankruptcy and restructuring and litigation practice. Qualified candidates will be self-starters with great client management skills, strong academic credentials, and legal research and writing skills. Candidates should have experience or interest in corporate bankruptcy, restructuring, creditors’ rights and/or litigation matters. Candidates with bankruptcy judicial clerkships are encouraged to apply. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled Burr & Forman is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to recruiting, hiring, developing, and promoting lawyers and staff without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, military and protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, transgender status, sex stereotyping, or disability. Please view Equal Employment Opportunity, E-Verify, and other related posters at www.burr.com/careers/working-at-burr.
Burr & Forman LLP Wilmington, DE, USA Full-Time
Jul 01, 2023  
Burr & Forman LLP, a Southeastern regional law firm with nearly 360 lawyers and nineteen offices in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Delaware and Tennessee, has an immediate opening for a healthcare attorney licensed in Florida. Ideally, the candidate would be based in Tampa. This position requires 6+ years of healthcare experience, preferably in both litigation and corporate matters. Experience involving healthcare fraud and abuse laws, including federal and state anti-kickback statute and self-referral laws, private equity and other transactions, state licensure, HIPAA, due diligence, and contract drafting and negotiations is a plus. Candidate must be licensed in the State of Florida, and must possess excellent academic credentials, as well as strong research, writing, organizational and analytical skills. We value collegiality and diversity among our lawyers and staff, and seek to make the practice both professionally and personally...
Burr & Forman LLP Tampa, FL, USA Full-Time
Jul 01, 2023  
Burr & Forman LLP's Hilton Head/Bluffton, SC offices are seeking an attorney with 3+ years of estate planning and probate administration experience for the Corporate and Tax Practice Group. Job duties include client engagement and counseling, drafting, reviewing and negotiating legal documents, and managing project workflow in the practice areas of estate planning, along with business transactional work and probate. Qualified candidates will be self-starters with great customer service skills, strong academic credentials, and exceptionally strong legal research and writing skills. This position is a unique opportunity to join a firm that prioritizes our clients, colleagues, and communities. We value collegiality and diversity among our lawyers, and we seek to make the practice both professionally and personally rewarding. When you join our team, you benefit from the experience of interesting, pivotal work in a friendly and professional environment. Must be qualified to...
Burr & Forman LLP Hilton Head Island, SC, USA Full-Time
Jul 01, 2023  
Burr & Forman LLP has an immediate opening for an experienced Network Administrator. The position can be based in Columbia, SC. This position is a unique opportunity to join a firm that prioritizes our clients, colleagues, and communities. Burr & Forman enjoys a highly collaborative culture in a familiar environment where individual contributions are recognized and valued. Our clients have local, national, and international interests, and the work we do is interesting and important. If you’re a service-minded professional with intellectual curiosity and excellent work ethic, please consider joining our team at Burr & Forman. Under general supervision and according to established policies and procedures, the Network Administrator is responsible for maintaining, supporting, designing, and evaluating the LAN, WAN, and all hardware and software related to the network, and troubleshooting and monitoring network usage, security, and server peripherals to ensure the...
Burr & Forman LLP Columbia, SC, USA Full-Time