Lewis Johs Avallone Aviles, LLP is seeking a Commercial Litigation/Transaction Associate to join our Commercial division. Recognized by Newsday as a Top Workplace in 2020 as well as the recipient of the 2021 Top Workplaces by Long Island Press and Dan's Papers, Lewis Johs is seeking a full-time attorney with 3-10 years of experience in commercial litigation/transaction matters. We are looking for a candidate who is capable of independently handling a full case load from inception to trial.

Litigation Associate Responsibilities - Commercial Litigation matters

Successful attorney applicants must be capable of independently handling full case load from inception to trial, have good verbal and written communication skills and experience conducting and defending depositions relating to complex commercial and intellectual property litigation.

The duties and responsibilities of the Associate Attorney include, but are not limited to,
  • managing a caseload
  • assisting to cover the calendar of this busy litigation firm
  • conducting depositions of all parties and non-parties
  • meeting and working with clients
  • producing clients for deposition
  • meeting with experts
  • draft pleadings, motions, and other discovery items
  • handle all aspects of litigation and trial

The ideal Associate Attorney candidate will be hardworking, smart, personable and looking for autonomy and opportunity in a growing environment.

Strong research, writing and analytical skills, as well as a commitment to outstanding client service are a must. Candidates must be admitted to practice law in New York State and in good standing. Candidates admitted to the NYS federal courts are preferred. This is an excellent long term opportunity for an attorney who is looking to take on significant responsibility in all aspects of cases, client relations and developing contacts and new clients.