Description:

Our law group is growing and we are looking for a sharp family attorney who will zealously represent our clients in all areas of family law. You'll assist individuals in a variety of situations such as navigating prenuptial agreements and attending court hearings for divorce, alimony/spousal support, and child support. The prime candidate will have experience with a range of sensitive legal issues such as child abuse, child custody, and domestic violence, and be able to maintain composure, negotiate, and argue effectively even in emotional and high-stress situations. If you are passionate about helping people navigate some of the most difficult challenges they may face in their lives, start your application today

Responsibilities:
  • Draft pleadings, motions, contracts, marital settlement agreements, judgements, and orders for a high volume of cases
  • Communicate with senior partners and paralegals to effectively move through the civil litigation process
  • Assist clients effectively by understanding their needs analyzing the situation then strategizing and deciding on a proper course of action
  • Maintain client files to ensure they are properly organized and up to date
  • Divide marital assets, including real estate, when necessary during divorce proceedings

Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree with a legal background and J.D. degree are required
  • Ability to successfully represent both plaintiff and defendant sides of a case
  • Great negotiation and communication skills, particularly in stressful and emotional situations