Employment Litigation Attorney

Employer
Jobot
Location
Chicago
Salary
Competitive
Posted
May 12, 2024
Closes
May 17, 2024
Practice
Litigation
Position
Trademark Agent
Contract Type
Permanent
Hybrid work schedule, low billables, and great work culture. We hire in hope you retire here

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Salary: $130,000 – $195,000 per year

A bit about us:

With a rich history dating back several decades, we have consistently demonstrated our commitment to excellence and client satisfaction. Our team of skilled attorneys brings a wealth of experience across various practice areas, including business law, real estate, litigation, intellectual property, and employment law. Known for our strategic approach and personalized service, we are dedicated to navigating the complex legal landscape with precision and integrity. As a dynamic and client–focused entity, we continue to play a pivotal role in helping businesses and individuals achieve their legal objectives while upholding the highest standards of professionalism.

Why join us?
  • Base Salary $140,000 – $200,000
  • 1800 requested billable hours
  • Every hour worked over 1800, we pay 1/3 of your billable rate
  • Medical, dental, vision
  • 401k with a 3% contribution
  • Generous marketing reimbursements
  • We want to hire folks so you can retire with us
  • Top–notch firm culture
  • Path to Partner


Job Details

A prominent law firm committed to excellence and client satisfaction is seeking a talented and experienced Employment Law Attorney to join its dynamic team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in employment law, providing comprehensive legal counsel to employers on a wide range of employment–related matters.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide expert legal advice on employment law matters, including but not limited to discrimination, harassment, wrongful termination, wage and

hour compliance, and employee benefits.
  • Draft and review employment contracts, policies, and handbooks to ensure compliance with federal, state, and local regulations.
  • Represent clients in employment–related litigation, arbitration, and mediation proceedings.
  • Conduct legal research to stay abreast of changes in employment laws and regulations, and provide proactive counsel to clients accordingly.
  • Collaborate with clients to develop and implement effective employment practices and policies.
  • Advise on workplace investigations, employee discipline, and termination procedures.
  • Stay current on emerging trends and best practices in employment law.

Qualifications:
Juris Doctor (JD) degree from an accredited law school.
Admission to the state bar and in good standing.
Minimum of 3–5 years of experience practicing employment law.
Strong knowledge of federal, state, and local employment laws and regulations.
Strong litigation experience
Excellent analytical, communication, and negotiation skills.
Proven ability to manage a diverse caseload and work independently.
Demonstrated commitment to client service and building strong client relationships.

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