An established Newport News law firm is seeking an experienced and highly qualified full-time, litigation associate. Experience in insurance defense and or workers' compensation is preferred; however, applicants of varying practice experience will be considered. The responsibilities of this role include preparing court pleadings, briefs, motions, and responses as well as answering discovery. The associate will be expected to conduct research as needed and attend depositions, trials, hearings, etc. The candidate must have good communication skills and able to meet with clients and conduct witness interviews. The candidate must be currently licensed to practice in the Commonwealth of Virginia and in good standing with the Virginia State Bar. Also, the candidate should have a juris doctorate from a law school accredited by the American Bar Association. During employment, the associate will be required to maintain licensure by attending CLEs as required. We offer generous compensation and benefits, which include health insurance, 401(k) profit sharing, paid time off, telework opportunities, and CLE and annual VSB dues reimbursement. Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter detailing their experience and interest in the position. Please address the cover letter to Tracie Parady.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $75,000.00 - $90,000.00 per year

  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Vision insurance

  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:
  • Bonus pay

Ability to commute/relocate:
  • Newport News, VA 23606: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Application Question(s):
  • Are you able to pass a background check?

Doctorate (Required)

Litigation: 1 year (Required)

  • VBA License (Required)

Work Location: Hybrid remote in Newport News, VA 23606