Litigation Associate (DFM #745)

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Growing office of a multi-state boutique defense litigation firm specializing in complex litigation, is seeking a mid-level associate (3-7 years) to work on interesting cases that challenge a lawyer’s creativity in their downtown Dallas office!

 

Qualifications:

-Must be licensed to practice in Texas.

-Experience in products liability, trucking/transportation, catastrophic injury, and premises liability necessary.

-Additional experience in insurance coverage and/or employment law is a bonus!

-Able to work within a fast-paced, demanding environment.

-Strong attention to detail.

-Experience in analyzing, reviewing, editing and drafting legal documents as well as superior logical reasoning, critical thinking, and analytical skills.

-Must have strong written and verbal communication skills.

-Must have a demonstrated ability to work with clients who demand excellence and be able to meet their expectations.

-Stable work tenure.

 

Responsibilities:

-Manage litigation and case defense from start to finish in a high-volume practice.

-Able to immediately assume mature files.

-Take and defend depositions (heavy deposition experience is required).

-Prepare and respond to discovery.

-Prepare and present witnesses.

-Attend hearings, mediations, settlement conferences, etc.

-Draft pleadings, motions and briefs with the accompanying research expertise.

-Evaluate case strengths and weaknesses and be able to place valuation in the various claims.

-Prepare legal opinions for clients.

 

The Firm offers a highly competitive salary range (depending upon experience), top benefits package, perks and special incentives, paid parking, bonus opportunities, annual employee retreats, along with a first-class work environment.

 

If interested in joining their highly-respected team, please submit a resume along with your best writing sample. This is an immediate need!

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