Attorney, Civil Litigation

Confidential - Chicago, IL

Full-time

Personal injury law firm is seeking an Associate Attorney for civil litigation and trial work. Work will include:

  • Discovery
  • Depositions
  • Court Hearings
  • Arbitration
  • Motion Practice
  • Legal Research and Writing
  • Trials
  • And other legal work.

We seek a Lawyer with good academic credentials, strong oral and written communication skills, excellent legal research skills, and desire to try cases, as our office does try cases. The position requires attention to detail and good case management skills, excellent legal analysis and writing, client-focused mentality, and professional demeanor.Candidates must be very organized, and must be able to work independently.

We prefer at least 1-2 year of prior litigation experience, but will consider a recent law school graduate who has taken trial advocacy or related litigation classes. Please send your cover letter, writing sample, and resume. You must be a graduate of an ABA Accredited Law School, and must be licensed to practice law in Illinois. Compensation depends on qualifications. We offer health insurance, dental insurance, malpractice insurance, paid vacation, and 401(k).

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Litigation: 1 year (Preferred)

License:

  • Illinois Law (Required)