Careers at Shields

Do you share our vision? A commitment to opportunities for our lawyers—to excel, to innovate, to lead, and to engage with clients and communities.

We actively support you in shaping your career. Recruiting diverse professionals with exceptional talent and promise, we reward skill and initiative with new opportunities and exciting challenges. We nurture our team within a collegial and collaborative culture that cares about individuals and their path to success.

Develop Your Skills

Grow and enhance your skills here. Shields provides continuing training and development opportunities to help you explore your individual potential and reach your professional goals.

We foster a culture of talent development, diversity, inclusion, engagement, and opportunity. Here all lawyers can learn, advance, and thrive while delivering exceptional client service.



Shields’s development framework is anchored by five core competencies: ownership, professional excellence, service, teamwork and client focus, which describe the knowledge and skillsets we expect our attorneys to have and apply at different career stages. 


Make Your Impact

At Shields, we encourage each team member to actively engage in the community.  We provide opportunities throughout the year to make an impact through hands-on volunteer service, supply drives, and employee giving.

    The mission of Shields Legal is to bring strategic business insight, professional judgment and competence to your company’s business and legal issues.