The litigation associate attorney is responsible for assisting and/or managing a caseload, subject to Principal supervision, and will assist in the representation of clients in arbitration, litigation, and regulatory investigations.

Job responsibilities include:

  • Conduct discovery, hearings, trials, depositions, oral arguments, mediations, arbitrations, and other similar proceedings.
  • Work closely with Principals to develop and revise appropriate legal strategy for discovery, investigation, handling, and case trials and hearings.
  • Provide guidance to clients on legal opinions, rights, and obligations.
  • Remain current with changes in the law; understand a variety of disciplines involved with cases being defended.
  • Outstanding research and analytical skills are critical.
  • Perform administrative functions related to the practice of law.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.
  • Juris Doctor from an accredited law school.
  • Admission to the NJ Bar; admitted to the NY Bar is a plus.
  • A minimum of 3 – 5 years’ litigation attorney experience.
  • Knowledge of business law and specific understanding of the operations and requirements of clients. Experience and ability appropriate to the level of cases being handled.
  • Member in good standing of the state bar(s).
  • Knowledge of state law is essential.
  • Superb creativity, perseverance, cognitive and reasoning abilities.
  • Strong analytical skills used for complex legal issues.
  • Ability to appraise, interpret and apply legal principles and precedents to difficult legal problems;
  • Must be able to concisely and accurately communicate, both orally and in writing.
  • Proficient in conducting legal research.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Maintain effective and collaborative working relationships with others, including peers and Principals of the firm.

To apply to this position online, click here, or send resume via email to:

Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veteran.

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