Business / General Civil Litigation Associate

Tandym Group
May 31, 2023
Jun 18, 2023
Trademark Agent
Contract Type
A legal services firm in New Jersey is actively seeking an experienced, licensed Legal professional to join their staff as their new Business / General Civil Litigation Associate.


The Business / General Civil Litigation Associate will:
  • Analyzing statutes, regulations, case law, and other legal documents to gather information relevant to the case
  • Drafting pleadings, motions, briefs, and other legal documents needed for the case
  • Representing clients in court, at mediation or arbitration, and in negotiations with opposing parties
  • Managing cases, including scheduling court appearances and depositions, reviewing and organizing documents, and tracking deadlines
  • Conducting discovery, which involves gathering evidence through depositions, written questions, and document requests
  • Participating in settlement negotiations with opposing parties to resolve disputes outside of court
  • Maintaining accurate and detailed records of all case–related activities, including time spent on each task and expenses incurred
  • Performing other duties, as needed
  • 5+ years of Legal experience
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Juris Doctorate
  • Admission to the NJ Bar
  • Litigation and/or Civil Litigation experience
  • Solid analytical and research skills
  • Great interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Highly organized
Desired Skills:

Experience with the following:
  • Business fraud, conspiracy, and unfair competition claims
  • Complex commercial litigation
  • Antitrust claims
  • Tortious interference with business and contractual relationships
  • Management and corporate control issues
  • Employment and labor disputes
  • Partner and shareholder disputes
  • Dissolution of partnerships
  • Insurance coverage disputes
  • Misappropriation or control of intellectual property and trade secrets
  • Statutory claims
  • Defamation
  • Consumer financing and creditors' rights and commercial collection