Litigation Attorney Director / Manager


North Haven, CT

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance


11 - 15 years

Posted 5 days ago

  by    Darla Marfia

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A New Haven County plaintiff's personal injury law firm seeks a Senior-level Attorney, who has tried PI cases to verdict, has management/supervisor experience, to lead their litigation department.


  • 10 to 20 years personal injury law experience handling litigation matters in an outside law firm setting or similar in-house experience.
  • Litigation & Trial experience (tried PI cases to verdict).
  • Experience and connections in North Haven County and courts.
  • Good standing with CT Bar.
  • Supervisor and management of multiple attorney's and support staff is a MUST.
  • Excellent pay with full benefits package.


  • Responsible for handling and/or managing a broad range of litigation matters and other disputes, primarily personal injury matters.
  • Provide Litigation attorney's and support staff with legal advice and counsel on litigation risk analysis, pre-litigation dispute resolution, contractual and legal liability analysis, and a broad range of other litigation related counsel as necessary.

  • Actively manage a wide range of pre-litigation cases and litigation matters both directly and through litigation team.

  • Work closely with clients, outside counsel, law firm management, and other constituencies to the effectively and efficiently manage the company's litigation caseload.

  • Provide legal advice on litigation case related issues.

  • Provide legal advice and support to the management and litigation team.


  • Strong client focus and excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively work both independently and in a team environment.

  • Willingness and desire to learn new skills and to take on new responsibilities in subject matter areas where the candidate may not be expert, including environmental and M&A matters.

  • Highest level of integrity, discretion and professionalism.

  • Excellent communication skills (oral and written), including ability to communicate complex information in a succinct, easy-to-understand format.

  • Computer savvy background and/or case management software experiencepreferred.

  • PI defense litigation attorneys with management experience are urged to apply.


$150K - $225K