Description:Join Tyson & Mendes: Elevate Your Career in Litigation!
Are you ready to take your career in litigation to the next level? Look no further than Tyson & Mendes – a premier law firm known for its commitment to excellence, comprehensive training programs, partnership pathway, and unparalleled mentorship opportunities. We are seeking passionate and driven individuals to become a part of our dynamic team of top litigators.
- Annual compensation range: $150,000 +
- Guaranteed bonus structure for attorneys and paralegals
- A variety of healthcare plans (some at no cost to the employee)
- Student loan repayment assistance OR 529 college savings program for attorneys
- 401K matching
- Paid parental leave
- Flexible vacation policy for attorneys
- Internal education and leadership development programs
- Internal diversity and inclusion programs, such as the Women's Initiative and Young Professionals Initiative
- Firm-wide charitable giving program
- Numerous social and off-site events each year to enrich your relationships with your colleagues
Training and Development: At Tyson & Mendes, we invest in your growth and success. Our comprehensive training programs are designed to enhance your legal skills and keep you at the forefront of the industry. From day one, you'll have access to workshops, seminars, and resources that will empower you to excel in insurance defense and civil litigation. Continuous learning is key to success in the legal field. At Tyson & Mendes, we encourage and support your pursuit of ongoing education. We provide resources for you to stay updated on legal trends and emerging strategies, ensuring you remain a leader in insurance defense and civil litigation.
Mentorship: Our firm's culture is built on collaboration and mentorship. You'll have the chance to work alongside experienced litigators who are dedicated to guiding you on your journey to becoming the best litigator you can be. Receive personalized advice, feedback, and insights that will shape your career trajectory.
Work with Top Litigators: Join a team of esteemed professionals who are renowned for their expertise in litigation. Collaborate with some of the industry's most respected attorneys, working on high-profile cases that challenge and inspire you to reach new heights.
Be the Best Litigator: We're not just looking for employees; we're looking for future leaders in litigation. At Tyson & Mendes, we empower you to develop your unique skills and strengths, paving the way for you to become an exceptional litigator who can tackle complex challenges with confidence.
Insurance Defense and Civil Litigation: Specialize in insurance defense and civil litigation, gaining experience in a diverse range of cases. From personal injury to professional liability, you'll have the opportunity to hone your expertise in areas that matter most to you.
We seek Associate Attorneys eager to learn and grow to join our team of award-winning litigators. Tyson & Mendes also offers attorneys the option to work for teams located in areas other than where they live. If you are licensed to practice in one of our states even if you do not live close to one of our offices, please let us know!
- Develop a case theme that is more compelling than any plaintiff ploy for sympathy or anger
- Refuse to accept mediocrity, the average, the standard or the norm in anything
- Independently handle court appearances, depositions, briefs and trials
- Work as part of a team with all levels of experiences
- Routine communications with clients
- Cultivate relationships with the firm's existing and future clients
- Provide leadership and direction with respect to less experienced attorneys
- JD from an ABA approved school
- Must be licensed in your state
- 8+ years of solid litigation experience, litigation support, deposition and trial preparation
- Ability to manage full case handling responsibilities, including all facets of discovery and trial
- Experience handling insurance defense matters preferred
- Experience with time management systems
- Proficiency in MS Suite, specifically Word, PowerPoint and Outlook
- Ability to think and act independently and with minimal supervision
- Outstanding listening, verbal and written communication skills
- Professional appearance and demeanor
Why Tyson & Mendes?
We are one of the country's fastest growing civil defense firms. We have steadily and successfully made our mark as a trailblazer in the legal ecosphere. We are a progressive, dynamic and diverse firm that prides ourselves in breaking the mold upheld by the “traditional” law firm. Here, you will discover an exceptionally smart, deeply talented team of trial lawyers who have continuously made a profound impact on the lives of literally hundreds of thousands of people. From Howell vs. Hamilton Meats, to our many trial wins, our promise is to provide unparalleled service and achieve exceptional results for our clients.
In addition to our outstanding legal work, we take an innovative approach to law firm management; we invest wholly in our employees. From our specialized internal training program on our proven defense methods, to clear paths to leadership and partnership, we provide the professional development resources and tools needed for attorneys to make significant advancements in their careers - all while building their own brands and becoming sought-after experts in their respective fields.
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