Medical Malpractice Attorney

Industry: Legal & Accounting

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Less than 5 years

Posted 38 days ago

Wilson Elser's White Plains office is expanding and seeking a Medical Malpractice Associate Attorney.


This is an excellent opportunity for medical malpractice attorneys to continue to develop in their careers by joining a team within a large, national firm.


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
  • Must be admitted to practice in NY
  • 1-3 years of defense litigation experience
  • Experience with medical malpractice defense
  • Trial experience strongly preferred
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Legal project management experience is helpful

Responsibilities

  • Independently manage a caseload involving medical malpractice claims
  • Work closely with other attorneys, team members, and Partners on legal projects
  • Regularly handle court appearances and depositions
  • Communicate with clients and provide status reports