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Litigation Associate Attorney

Company: Jobot
Location: Buffalo
Posted on: September 11, 2023

Job Description:

This Jobot Job is hosted by: Arpana DavisAre you a fit? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply" button and sending us your resume.Salary: $80,000 - $120,000 per yearA bit about us:We are a long-standing, well-regarded, mid-size New York firm with 6 offices in the region.Why join us?401(k) Plan and Profit-Sharing PlanHealth Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision InsuranceFlexible Spending Accounts (FSA) - Medical, Dependent Care, Transit/CommuterLife Insurance & Long Term Disability Insurance; Short-Term DisabilityMaternity/Paternity LeaveMentorship OpportunitiesPaid Time OffWellness ProgramOutstanding Unique bonus/incentive planJob DetailsWe are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Litigation Associate Attorney to join our dynamic legal team. As a Litigation Associate, you will have the opportunity to work on a wide range of civil defense litigation cases, conduct depositions, and engage in legal research and writing. This is a permanent position that offers excellent growth potential.Responsibilities:

  • Handle a caseload of civil defense litigation matters from inception to resolution, including drafting pleadings, motions, and other legal documents.
  • Conduct thorough legal research and analysis to support litigation strategies and arguments.
  • Prepare for and conduct depositions, interrogatories, and other discovery proceedings.
  • Collaborate with senior attorneys to develop case strategies and provide support during trials and hearings.
  • Assist with the preparation of trial exhibits, witness interviews, and trial briefs.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date case files, including organizing and managing documents and evidence.
  • Attend court hearings, conferences, and other legal proceedings as required.
  • Stay current with changes in laws, regulations, and legal precedents that may impact ongoing cases.
  • Communicate effectively and professionally with clients, opposing counsel, and other parties involved in the litigation process.Qualifications:
    • Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school.
    • Admission to the State Bar and in good standing.
    • Minimum of 1 year of experience in civil defense litigation.
    • Strong knowledge of civil procedure, legal research, and writing.
    • Proven experience conducting depositions and handling discovery processes.
    • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills.
    • Exceptional written and verbal communication abilities.
    • Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively within a team.
    • Detail-oriented with strong organizational and time management skills.If you are a dedicated and ambitious Litigation Associate with a passion for civil defense litigation, legal research, and writing, we want to hear from you. Join our team and contribute to our mission of providing exceptional legal services to our clients. Apply now and take the next step in your legal career!Interested in hearing more? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply" button.

Keywords: Jobot, Buffalo , Litigation Associate Attorney, Legal , Buffalo, New York

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