Description:

A National Litigation Law Firm has an immediate opening for an associate attorney to join its Dallas office. We are seeking a civil litigator with 2-3 years' experience for our general liability & casualty defense practice group.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Initiative-taking case management from start to finish in both state and federal courts
  • Drafting of pleadings, written discovery, and motions
  • Frequent client communication
  • Comprehensive legal analysis, case evaluations, and strategy recommendations
  • Expert witness coordination and collaboration
  • Deposition, court hearing, and mediation attendance
  • Trial preparation and attendance

Qualifications:
  • J.D. degree from an accredited law school
  • Licensed to practice in Texas
  • 2-3 years litigation experience in both state and federal courts
  • Demonstrated ability and desire to manage caseload proactively from start to finish
  • Strong work ethic, ability to self-manage and work in a team environment
  • Strong research ability and written and oral communication skills
  • Strong organization and critical thinking skills
  • Desire to deliver exceptional client service and contribute to continued client development