About You: Are you a lawyer who loves not just books and information, but also interacting with people and learning about their stories? Do you enjoy both intellectual and emotional challenges and growth? Have others told you that your best traits include being nonjudgmental, keeping confidences, and giving sound advice in difficult situations? Do you want to practice an area of law that has immediate and visible impact on people's most important relationships? Are you a positive person with an offbeat sense of humor? If this sounds like you, you sound like a good fit for our team!

About Us: GordenLaw, founded in 2011, is a small law firm in Lincoln, Nebraska that practices only in the areas of law that touch on family relationships, namely divorce, paternity, custody, adoptions, grandparent rights, guardianships, and juvenile law. Our litigation philosophy is “Seek peace, but prepare for war,” meaning that we believe that reasonable compromises are the best resolution for most matters, but we are always prepared to litigate on behalf of our clients when necessary. We believe you can be a great human and a great lawyer with a great life!

  • Nebraska bar admission
  • Technology savvy
  • Strong interest in family law and your own personal/professional development
  • Maturity and professionalism in emotionally-charged situations
  • Enjoys a fast-paced environment and protecting people's most important relationships
  • Ability to work efficiently and accurately with unparalleled attention to detail
  • Either of the following: (for newer lawyers) law school experience in family law, juvenile law, trial techniques, clinic/practical OR (for experienced lawyers) demonstrated experience in and commitment to family law, probate, and/or juvenile court litigation
  • Commitment to the GordenLaw Core Values: Character, Compassion, Communication, Competency, & Positivity

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $65,000.00 - $100,000.00 per year

  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Vision insurance

  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:
  • Bonus pay

Ability to commute/relocate:
  • Lincoln, NE 68508: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

  • Nebraska Law License (Required)

Work Location: In person