Description:

This is an active position that requires case management skills, precision in legal writing, and a professional demeanor at depositions and court hearings in multiple jurisdictions. Candidates must be hard-working, motivated, and capable of independent work. Candidate must also have excellent analytical and critical reasoning skills, must possess the ability to think on their feet and respond strategically, and have a client focused mentality.

Position responsibilities include:
  • Independently manage a litigation caseload.
  • Review, analyze, and draft discovery requests.
  • Conduct depositions.
  • Prepare and argue motions.
  • Trial preparation and support.
  • Investigate facts.
  • Preparing witnesses for deposition and trial.
  • Attend court hearings and trials.
  • Maintain accurate time records.

Requirements:
Candidate Requirements:
  • Juris Doctor from an accredited law school.
  • 1 – 5 years litigation experience.
  • Admitted to practice in Illinois.
  • Experience with motion practice and depositions.
  • Experience taking lead in plaintiff and expert depositions preferred.
  • Capable of independent work.
  • Ability to work in an organized and efficient manner.
  • Superior research and writing skills.
  • Ability to multi-task.
  • Ability to analyze complex matters.