Associate Attorney Corporate Practice Group

Full Job Description

McGuire, Wood & Bissette, P.A. seeks an experienced transactional business associate to join it’s Corporate Practice Group in Asheville, North Carolina. McGuire, Wood & Bissette is a well-respected business law firm located in the heart of downtown Asheville. We believe in community involvement, client engagement, and forming connections with local businesses and community leaders. These are all central to our success.

We emphasize community service as part of our culture and our attorneys are supportive of maintaining a work-life balance.

Qualified candidates will have 2+ years of general corporate/business law experience, including entity formation, contract negotiation, and ideally, transactional experience. This would include negotiating and drafting acquisition, joint venture, and other corporate transactional documents.

Exceptional project management skills are a must as well as research and writing skills and the ability to interpret and analyze complex transactions. The ideal candidate will thrive in a teamwork-oriented environment.

Experience with Trademark applications is a plus.

We offer an excellent benefits package and competitive salary, commensurate with experience. A JD from an ABA approved law school and admittance to the North Carolina Bar (or eligibility to waive in) are required.

All inquiries and resumes will be kept in confidence.

Please send your resume to Human Resources at lmcintosh@mwblawyers.com.


  • Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an ABA accredited law school
  • Admission to the state bar association
  • Strong research, writing, and analytical skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Asheville, NC 28801: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: In person

Ways To Apply

Email resume and cover letter to: Lmcintosh@mwblawyers.com
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