Attorney - Civil Litigation

Employer
Jobot
Location
Seattle
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 07, 2024
Closes
Aug 04, 2024
Practice
Litigation
Position
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Contract Type
Permanent
This Jobot Job is hosted by: Forrest Mack
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Salary: $130,000 – $200,000 per year

A bit about us:

Located in Seattle, Washington, this prominent law firm is celebrated for its extensive range of legal services. It specializes in diverse fields such as business law, litigation, intellectual property, and estate planning, catering to a wide array of clients from individuals to major corporations. Renowned for its strategic advisory and representation in both transactional affairs and intricate legal disputes, the firm is staffed with seasoned attorneys skilled in navigating the complexities of state and federal laws. Its strong reputation is founded on a dedication to crafting personalized legal strategies that effectively address the unique requirements of clients spanning various sectors.

Why join us?
  • Healthcare
  • Retirement Savings Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Tuition Assistance and Professional Development
  • Life Insurance and Disability Coverage
  • Wellness Programs


Job Details

What You'll Do:

  • Participate in all stages of civil litigation, ranging from initial pleadings to trial proceedings.
  • Conduct discovery activities, including drafting written discovery requests, reviewing documents, and preparing for and conducting depositions.
  • Perform factual and legal research to support litigation strategies.
  • Engage in written and oral motions practice, including motions to compel, summary judgment motions, and other pretrial motions.
  • Prepare for and participate in pretrial and trial proceedings.
  • Handle appellate practice, including drafting appellate briefs and presenting oral arguments.

What You'll Bring:

  • 2–5 years of experience in litigation within a law firm setting.
  • Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an ABA accredited law school.
  • Admission to the WSBA or eligibility for reciprocity.
  • Willingness to travel occasionally for case–related matters.
  • Commitment to maintaining the highest standards of ethics and professional integrity.
  • Motivated self–starter eager for professional growth and capable of assuming substantive responsibilities in complex cases.
  • Strong project management skills, able to manage multiple tasks independently in a dynamic environment.
  • Proficiency with electronic discovery tools and experience in managing large document productions.
  • Ability to think creatively to resolve legal issues while balancing legal risks with business interests.
  • Team player mentality with the ability to collaborate effectively with paralegals and legal assistants.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication abilities.
  • Capability to prioritize and manage conflicting demands effectively.


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