Litigation Associate Attorney

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Dallas, TX

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

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Less than 5 years

Posted 31 days ago

The Firm

Wilson Elser is a full-service and leading defense litigation law firm who faithfully serves their clients with nearly 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 are included in the top 50 of 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 the state of Texas
  • 3 -- 5 years of defense litigation experience
  • Experience handling general liability, professional liability, complex commercial litigation, insurance defense, and employment litigation
  • Experience drafting discovery and motions a must
  • Experience handling court appearances, depositions and trial experience a plus
  • Superior communication, writing, and research skills
  • Legal project management experience is helpful

Responsibilities

  • Independently manage a litigation caseload, working cases from beginning to end
  • Represent clients in a wide range of civil defense litigation claims
  • Regularly handle court appearances and depositions
  • Work closely with other attorneys and Partners on legal projects
  • Communicate with clients and provide status reports

Why Should You Apply?

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