Complex Litigation Associate Attorney

Industry: Legal & Accounting

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5 - 7 years

Posted 35 days ago

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced attorney with litigation experience who is interested in taking on an essential role in a very successful and growing team focusing on work for European clients.

The Firm

Wilson Elser is a full-service and leading defense litigation law firm who faithfully serves our clients with more than 800 attorneys, across 37 offices in the United States and one in London. Founded in 1978, we rank among the top 200 law firms identified by The American Lawyer and 53rd in The National Law Journal's survey of the nation's largest law firms.

The Position

Qualifications

  • JD from an accredited law school
  • Admitted to practice in NY State and Federal courts
  • 4+ years of litigation experience
  • Must be fluent in German (reading, writing, and speaking)
  • Commercial Litigation and/or Product Liability experience preferred
  • Experience with international clients a plus
  • Superior communication, writing, and research skills

Responsibilities

  • Independently manage a comprehensive litigation caseload, developing cases from beginning to final resolution
  • Regularly handle court appearances and depositions
  • Communicate with national & international clients to provide status reports and legal advice.

Why Should You Apply

  • Excellent Benefits
  • Professional development programs including in-house CLE
  • Generous PTO plan
  • Excellent career growth and advancement opportunities
  • Corporate Discount Plans.

We are committed to cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity as a fundamental value. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer; Minorities and Women are encouraged to apply.