Current Openings

Banking Associate


This posting is for our Banking Associate opening in our Minneapolis office’s Banking Group


Founded in 1965, Messerli Kramer is a top-20 law firm in Minnesota, with offices in Minneapolis, St. Paul and Plymouth, along with satellite offices in Denver, Milwaukee and Omaha.  We have a well- earned reputation within the business community of providing sound, reasoned and comprehensive legal advice.  With an emphasis on building lasting relationships with our clients, our professionals take the time to listen and understand their legal issues within the larger framework of their business as a whole.  Known for our dedication and responsiveness, our attorneys and staff are focused on finding pragmatic solutions and producing remarkable results for our clients.

Messerli Kramer serves individuals and businesses through three unique, yet complementary divisions. We represent a variety of clients across a series of practice groups:  Banking and Finance, Business Litigation, Corporate and Estate Planning, Commercial Real Estate and Family Law. This Banking Associate position will be housed in our renowned Business Litigation Group.

Position Details

We are seeking an Associate Attorney in our downtown Minneapolis office to practice in the area of commercial lending. Successful candidates will have at least 2-3 years of substantive experience in commercial lending transactions, including drafting and negotiating loan documentation, title and survey review, and reviewing due diligence materials. Candidates should also have substantive experience in construction and development financing, revolving lines of credit and other alternative financing mechanisms, with exposure to low income housing tax credit financing and tax exempt bonds being a plus. We are looking for a highly motivated individual with excellent interpersonal, analytical, and drafting skills, along with the ability to prioritize, multi-task and work in a fast paced environment. Attention to detail and flexibility is required.


We offer a comprehensive salary, one of the best benefit packages in the industry, and the opportunity to work with commensurate professionals who are experts in their field. We are looking for excellent attorneys who are self-starters, entrepreneurial and detail oriented.


If you are a motivated and talented attorney who is looking for a new opportunity, please apply via LinkedIn or send your resume and cover letter, along with salary expectations, to:


Messerli Kramer is fully committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. It is the policy of Messerli Kramer to provide equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, military status, veteran status, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability or any other protected status.