Legal Careers at Hanft Fride

Welcome to Hanft Fride’s Career Page.  We are pleased you are considering a career with us.

At Hanft Fride we believe our people make all the difference. From the most senior attorney to our entry-level assistants and everyone in between, we share a common goal – to serve our clients. We believe our culture of teamwork, collaboration and commitment to our clients sets us apart from our competitors. As a firm, we strive to offer the best legal representation possible for each and every client and in turn, we seek individuals that are the best and brightest applicants with an enthusiasm for serving clients and the law. We look for individuals who will put the client’s needs first and are committed to working as part of our team. Our employees are intelligent, honest, hard-working, caring, open to change and strongly committed to their profession, their families and the communities they serve.

As an employee of Hanft Fride, you will experience a challenging but collaborative and supportive work environment, encouragement to become active in the community and opportunities to apply the skills you’ve learned in a fast-paced, forward looking firm. You will enjoy the support, technology and working conditions to get the job done and enjoy benefits designed to meet your needs.

Hanft Fride, A Professional Association is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Hanft Fride complies with all applicable state, federal  and/or local laws relating to equal opportunity in employment, including those prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, creed, age, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital status, familial status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, status with regard to public assistance, and any other characteristics protected by applicable state, federal and/or local laws. The firm’s compliance with equal employment opportunity laws applies to: hiring, placement, upgrading, transfer, promotion, demotion, recruitment, advertising or solicitation for employment, treatment during employment, rates or pay or other forms of compensation, selection for training, layoff or termination.

Current Openings:

Legal Assistant

Hanft Fride Law Firm located in downtown Duluth is seeking a professional candidate with strong experience as a legal assistant.

Skills in MS Word, Excel, transcription, and the ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment required.

Duties include; Legal transcription, client contact and scheduling, electronic court filing, organizing, formatting, paper filing, and other general legal assistant functions.

Candidate should have a minimum of 5 years experience as a legal assistant.

This position is a full-time position with benefits.  Hours are Monday through Friday 8:30 to 5:00.

Benefits include sick and vacation time, Health, Life, AD&D, LTD, 401(k), Profit Sharing, Parking.

Pay dependent upon experience and skills. To apply, please visit the Careers Section of our website at


Transactional Attorney

Hanft Fride Law Firm in Duluth currently seeks candidates with transactional and/or real estate development experience to join the firm in a shareholder-track associate attorney position. We are a full service law firm; the successful candidate will have a strong academic record, significant experience M & A and/or real estate development and be prepared to join its group focusing on those areas. Joining our firm provides the opportunity for Duluth quality of life while doing challenging work in an established practice.

Please apply online at our Careers page

or mail cover letter, resume, and writing samples to:

Hiring Attorney, Hanft Fride, PA
1000 US Bank Place
Duluth, MN 55802