Careers

Thank you for your interest in a career at Murphy & McGonigle. We are always willing to consider exceptional candidates. If you would like to apply to any of these positions, please send your resume to:

Murphy & McGonigle is an equal opportunity employer.

Available Positions
  • Assistant Controller
    (Posted 04/21/2021)

    Murphy & McGonigle, a National Tier 1 law firm specializing in the financial services industry with offices in San Francisco, New York, District of Columbia and Virginia is seeking an Assistant Controller to help manage the financial operations of a growing national practice.  The ideal candidate must have experience in payroll processing, general ledger maintenance, AR, AP, multi-state tax filings, vendor management and law firm billing.  Prior law firm experience is preferred.  Duties include assisting with budgeting and administration, preparation of month-end, quarterly and year-end financials. 

    Requirements:

    • Bachelor’s degree in finance or accounting (CPA preferred)
    • 5+ years of accounting experience
    • Ability to manage staff in a way that promotes collaboration and efficiency
    • Ability to manage a high volume department with strict adherence to client requirements and procedures
    • Excellent written and oral communication skills, along with strict attention to detail
  • Associate Attorney
    (Posted 04/16/2021)
    Location: San Francisco, CA

    Murphy & McGonigle, a National Tier 1 law firm specializing in the financial services industry with offices in San Francisco, New York, District of Columbia and Virginia is seeking a highly motivated associate attorney for its San Francisco office with 3-5 years of relevant work experience.  The ideal candidate must possess a deep interest in financial markets/services, exceptional organizational skills, and have a background in drafting motion papers and all phases of discovery.  Strong professional and academic credentials are required.  A judicial clerkship and/or financial markets/services experience are a plus, but not required.  Must be admitted to the State Bar of California.

    Our Firm offers its attorneys the opportunity for growth and advancement in a collegial and diverse work environment.  We offer a competitive benefits package including health, dental and vision, life and disability insurance, and much more.

  • Legal Assistant, Richmond Office
    (Posted 03/08/2021)
    Location: Richmond, VA

    The Richmond office is seeking a legal assistant with litigation experience.  Our assistants perform a variety of tasks and must keep pace with the ever-growing needs of our attorneys.  The ideal candidate must possess a high degree of attention to detail and the ability to work well with others in a fast-paced environment.  Strong communication and organizational skills are essential.  Solid technical skills (including superior proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite products) are required, along with the capacity to track multiple deadlines and maintain databases.  Competitive salary and benefits package is offered.  

    We offer a competitive benefits package including health, dental and vision, life and disability insurance, 401k and much more.  Diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.