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Senior Associate

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Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

Melville, NY

Date Last Verified

Aug 11,2017

Posted on

Aug 05,2017
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General
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Senior Associate Duties: Responsible for handling contested/litigated matters for the Firm. Will utilize legal knowledge and experience as necessary to facilitate the litigation process on behalf of clients in New Jersey. Attend trials and hearings. Taking and defending depositions. Must be willing to travel throughout the entire state of New Jersey on an as needed basis. May be required to attend hearings, mediations and other duties as assigned. Assist with other duties and special projects as needed. Provides exceptional customer service to internal and external customers. Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner. Develops professional relationships and builds rapport with others.

Qualification and Experience

REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s Degree with a JD Degree from an accredited law school. Member of the New Jersey Bar while maintaining all necessary licensing and continuing legal education requirements. 5+ years of litigation/courtroom experience. Proficiency with Excel and other Microsoft Office products. Demonstrates strong written and verbal communication skills. Effectively communicates with all clients (via client systems, e-mail and phone). Takes initiative in face of obstacles and identifies what needs to be done and takes action. Conscientious with respect to work completion, deadlines, time management and attendance. Demonstrates commitment to Firm’s vision, mission, and core values. Analytical and detail oriented, while working at a fast pace and capable of multi-tasking. Excellent problem solving and organizational skills. Must be a team player and willing to help others in their department whenever necessary. Overall good work ethic and willingness to adapt to change.

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Requisition ID: 1293

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