Description:About Us: At DeNiro Law, LLC, we pride ourselves on delivering exceptional legal services to our clients. Our primary practice areas include Real Estate Law, with an emphasis in foreclosure defense, Probate, and general Civil Litigation. DeNiro Law's experienced team is dedicated to providing top-notch legal representation while fostering a welcoming environment to promote a culture of growth, professional development, and work-life balance.
Role and Responsibilities: As an Associate Attorney, you will play a vital role in our firm's success by contributing your legal expertise and dedication. Your responsibilities will include:
- Conducting legal research and analysis to support client cases and projects.
- Drafting legal documents, contracts, pleadings, and correspondence.
- Assisting in the preparation and management of court filings and attendance at hearings.
- Collaborating with partners, senior attorneys, and support staff to ensure seamless client service.
- Participating in client meetings, negotiations, and settlement discussions.
- Conducting initial consultations with prospective new clients.
- Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school.
- Admission to the New Mexico State Bar and in good standing with 1-5 years of experience; pending Bar admission/recent graduates are welcome to apply.
- Strong legal research, writing, and analytical skills.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to manage multiple tasks, prioritize work, and meet deadlines.
- Demonstrated commitment to professionalism, integrity, and ethical conduct.
- Familiarity with Clio or similar practice management/timekeeping software.
Working Conditions and Requirements: We are a fully remote law firm, but Associate Attorneys must be capable of attending in-person court dates, mediations, depositions, etc., as needed. Applicants are required to have basic home office equipment with the ability for video conferencing and a reliable internet connection. Business hours are 8:30 am - 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday; part-time and full-time options available.
Candidates can apply through Indeed by submitting resume, 1-2 page writing sample, and 2-3 professional references. Only qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Our law firm is an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity and inclusion in our workplace.
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Pay: $45,000.00 - $65,000.00 per year
Monday to Friday
- Real Estate Law: 1 year (Preferred)
- Probate: 1 year (Preferred)
- Civil Litigation: 1 year (Preferred)
- NM Bar Number (Preferred)
Work Location: Remote