Description:

Civil Litigation Attorney (5-10 years experience)

A Civil Litigation Firm seeks a Civil Litigation Attorney with approximately 5-10 years of litigation experience. Successful candidate will have experience in insurance defense construction defect, personal injury, wrongful death, property damage, premises liability and general civil litigation. First chair trial experience a plus, but not a requirement.

This position requires significant experience taking and defending depositions as lead counsel in seven figure, multi-party cases, including party and expert depositions, attending mediations, arbitrations and substantial law-and-motion experience with oral argument. Candidate must possess a strong work ethic and excellent leadership, case management, communication, research, writing, analytical and advocacy skills. Salary starts at $120,000 and is commensurate with experience. Competitive benefits package includes Healthcare, Flexible Savings Account, 401k Plan/Match Program, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Life Insurance.

Qualifications:
  • Juris Doctor (JD) degree from an ABA accredited law school
  • Active member of the California State Bar in good standing
  • 5-10 years of experience practicing civil litigation
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to effectively manage and prioritize multiple cases
  • Attention to detail and strong organizational skills
  • Experience with legal research tools and software