Litigation Associate Attorney

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

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Less than 5 years

Posted 50 days ago

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Litigation Associate Attorney

9/14/18 | Houston, TX

Wilson Elser's Houston office is currently seeking a highly motivated, detail-oriented, Litigation Associate Attorney withexcellent research and writing capabilities, in addition to deposition, mediation, and courtroom experience in the State and Federal courts. 

This is an excellent opportunity for an individual who is interested in taking the next step in their career by joining a dynamic and growing office of a national law firm, offering opportunities for career growth and advancement. 

The Firm
Wilson Elser is a full-service and leading defense litigation law firm who faithfully serves our clients with nearly 800 attorneys, across 36 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 is 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
  • 2-5 years of  defense litigation experience
  • Experience in federal court  a plus
  • Superior written and oral communication skills
  • Legal project management experience is helpful

Responsibilities

  • Independently manage a litigation caseload, working cases from beginning to end
  • Work closely with other attorneys and Partners on legal projects
  • Regularly handle court appearances and depositions
  • 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