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Criminal Defense Attorney

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Atlanta, GA, United States

Criminal Defense Attorney

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BCG Attorney Search

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1-10 yrs required

Full-time

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A law firm in Atlanta, GA, seeks a skilled Criminal Defense Attorney to join their team. The successful candidate will counsel clients, conduct legal research, and represent clients in court proceedings. Additionally, the role involves overseeing support staff and managing administrative tasks related to client interactions.

Duties:

  • Provide legal counsel to clients by analyzing their needs and determining an appropriate course of action.
  • Conduct legal research and draft pleadings, briefs, and motions.
  • Represent clients in court, arguing motions during legal proceedings.
  • Supervise paralegals and administrative assistants, overseeing time records, client billing, setting up meetings, and completing client projects.

Requirements:

  • Graduation from law school with a Juris Doctorate.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in representing clients as a Criminal Defense Attorney.
  • Current active membership in the local Bar association is preferred.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite.
  • Well-versed in legal research software (Westlaw/Lexis).

Skills:

  • Strong legal research and analytical skills.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Courtroom experience and proficiency in arguing motions.
  • Supervisory skills for managing support staff.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite.
  • Familiarity with legal research software, such as Westlaw and Lexis.

Legal

Feb 13, 2024

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Recruiter

Attorney

1-10 yrs required

Full-time

Legal

Feb 13, 2024

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A law firm in Atlanta, GA, seeks a skilled Criminal Defense Attorney to join their team. The successful candidate will counsel clients, conduct legal research, and represent clients in court proceedings. Additionally, the role involves overseeing support staff and managing administrative tasks related to client interactions.

Duties:

  • Provide legal counsel to clients by analyzing their needs and determining an appropriate course of action.
  • Conduct legal research and draft pleadings, briefs, and motions.
  • Represent clients in court, arguing motions during legal proceedings.
  • Supervise paralegals and administrative assistants, overseeing time records, client billing, setting up meetings, and completing client projects.

Requirements:

  • Graduation from law school with a Juris Doctorate.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in representing clients as a Criminal Defense Attorney.
  • Current active membership in the local Bar association is preferred.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite.
  • Well-versed in legal research software (Westlaw/Lexis).

Skills:

  • Strong legal research and analytical skills.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Courtroom experience and proficiency in arguing motions.
  • Supervisory skills for managing support staff.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite.
  • Familiarity with legal research software, such as Westlaw and Lexis.

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