Description:

Distinguished, well known and national AV rated plaintiffs' personal injury/wrongful death/product liability firm in West Los Angeles, is seeking an experienced attorney for its Transportation Department. We pride ourselves in having a collegial and diverse work environment

Responsibilities:
  • Drafting complaints, motions, jury instructions, briefs etc.
  • Research novel and complex legal issues
  • Drafting and responding to discovery
  • Develop litigation strategy in partnership with Senior Partners
  • Trial preparation and practice
  • Arguing motions in open court
  • Preparing for and conducting lay and expert depositions
  • Working with experts on case specifics
  • Client contact and management

Requirements:
  • An attorney with 3-5 years of experience and a strong background in one or more of the following: Transportation law, general liability, products liability, and personal injury.
  • Experience in taking and defending depositions, attending court appearances, mediations, and drafting/opposing motions
  • Ability to work independently and proactively while also being able to contribute to a team with collegial approach to case preparation and management
  • Experience or proficiency with WestlawNext
  • Civil trial experience, a plus
  • Energetic, great attitude and pride in excellent work product
  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to handle multiple tasks at once, follow through and meet deadlines
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Member of the Florida Bar

Benefits:
  • Competitive Salary
  • Paid time off
  • Employer paid health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Life insurance
  • 401k