Founded in 1960, Sussman Shank is a full-service law firm located in Portland, Oregon that provides a range of legal services to clients across multiple industries. Our team of attorneys and staff members are passionate about delivering exceptional legal services to our clients, and we are always on the lookout for talented professionals who are seeking a supportive, collaborative, and challenging work environment.

From attorneys to professional administrative staff, our firm’s success depends on hiring talented people for every position. We emphasize the importance of developing and retaining high-quality professionals who are driven to make a positive impact.

Our Culture:

At Sussman Shank, we pride ourselves on our inclusive and collaborative culture. We believe that diversity and inclusivity are critical to delivering the best outcomes for our clients, and we strive to foster an environment that is welcoming to individuals of all backgrounds.

We also recognize the importance of work-life balance, and we encourage our team members to prioritize their well-being and personal lives outside of work. We offer flexible scheduling options, competitive compensation packages, and opportunities for career advancement and professional development.

Our Values:

Sussman Shank LLP is committed to upholding the highest ethical standards and providing exceptional legal services to our clients. Our values include:

  • Excellence: We strive for excellence in everything we do, from our legal work to our client relationships and team collaborations.
  • Integrity: We are committed to honesty, fairness, and transparency in all of our interactions with clients, colleagues, and the wider community.
  • Collaboration: We believe that collaboration is essential to delivering the best legal services, and we foster a culture of teamwork and mutual support.
  • Community: We are committed to giving back to our local communities through pro bono work and charitable contributions.
  • Sussman Shank LLP is an equal opportunity employer.

Business Transactional Attorney

We have an immediate opening in our business practice group for a mid-level business transactional attorney.

The ideal candidate has 6 to 15 years of solid experience handling a broad range of business transactions (e.g. mergers and acquisitions, sales and purchases of real estate and business operations), real and personal property based financing, business formations, and general corporate work. Experience in the areas of IP, tax, securities, land use, and/or environmental law experience is beneficial.  Portable book of business is a plus.

The position requires strong academic credentials and excellent written and oral communication skills.  An ideal candidate is committed to business development, practice development, and is energetic about client service and developing a book of business.


Please address cover letters and resumes to:
Steven T. Seguin, Chief Operating Officer | 503.227.1111


Sussman Shank LLP

  • Competitive Benefits and Compensation
  • Ranked one of the 100 Best Companies to Work for in Oregon
  • Ranked as one of Oregon’s 100 Best Green Companies to Work For
  • Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion