Description:

Our law firm has a full-time associate attorney position available now and we’re looking for the right professional to join our team. You will have the opportunity to learn from senior associates and litigation associates on legal issues and will provide legal counsel to existing clients. You’ll also be responsible for performing legal research, drafting documents, and keeping client files up to date. If you’ve successfully completed law school, passed the state bar exam, and are seeking a full-time opportunity to practice law with plenty of room for growth, start your application today!

Responsibilities:
  • Review client issues on legal matters, analyze available options, and diligently work to determine the best course of action
  • Prepare correspondence and legal documents such as contracts, pleadings, briefs, affidavits, motions, and settlement agreements for contract negotiations and proceedings
  • Attend court hearings or other legal proceedings, perform legal research, and work with senior associate attorneys to provide legal advice
  • Maintain client files in an organized fashion to ensure up-to-date information is handy for other attorneys, paralegals and support staff
  • Communicate with senior associates, paralegals, and clients to ensure cases are handled efficiently

Qualifications:
  • Juris Doctorate (J.D.) degree required from an accredited law school
  • Active membership with the American Bar Association (ABA)
  • Willingness to learn from senior attorneys to meet our client needs and grow our client base
  • Applicants must have successfully passed the state bar exam
  • Effective communication skills and problem-solving skills are necessary to work with all levels of staff and clients