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Johnston Allison & Hord Attorneys
Johnston Allison & Hord Attorneys
Johnston Allison & Hord Attorneys
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Johnston, Allison & Hord
1065 East Morehead Street
Charlotte, NC 28204
704.332.1181    Fax: 704.376.1628
Lateral Associates

Johnston, Allison & Hord will occasionally have lateral opportunities for experienced candidates. We look for proven skills that are well matched to our clients' needs.Please see below for current opportunities.

The firm is always interested in receiving résumés from qualified attorneys who are interested in working for our law firm. Please send all inquiries to Kenny Lautenschlager, Hiring Partner at our firm.

Current Openings

Employment Law Attorney

Johnston, Allison & Hord, PA, a premiere Charlotte-based firm, is looking for a motivated, energetic and highly qualified attorney to join our Employment Law Practice Group. The ideal candidate will have at least 7-10 years of focused experience in employment law, on the defense side, in at least the following areas:

  • Race, age, national origin, sex and disability discrimination, harassment, FMLA, wage & hour and other employment matters.
  • Drafting and reviewing employment contracts.
  • Covenants not to compete.
  • Preparing EEOC and other Position Statements.
  • Conducting internal investigations.
  • Providing advice and counsel on workplace issues to employers on hiring, discipline, termination, risk management, accommodations, reductions-in-force, and employee policies.
  • Dealing with state and federal agencies.
  • Litigation experience in state and federal court is a plus.
  • Familiarity with traditional labor law is a plus.
Minimum additional qualifications include:

  • Excellent academic record.
  • Demonstrated achievement in private practice of law.
  • Outstanding research, writing and communication skills.
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a fast paced, team-oriented environment.
  • References.
  • Licensed in North Carolina with willingness to become licensed in South Carolina if requested.
  • Portable book of business a plus.
Competitive compensation and benefits.  Please send resumes to

Search Firms and Staffing Agencies:

Johnston, Allison & Hord, P.A. (“JAH”) does not accept unsolicited resumes from any search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of JAH and JAH will not be obligated to pay a referral fee. This includes, but is not limited to, resumes submitted directly to attorneys or employees of JAH.