Criminal Defense Attorney
The candidate will report to the Managing Criminal Defense Attorney. Will manage their caseload, as well as client interaction, and can collaborate with our wonderful Criminal Defense Team of Attorney’s and legal assistants. Advise client on their legal rights in matters and draw up legal documents about their case. Attend pretrial hearings on behalf of clients and advise clients following each hearing about best strategies. Manage court appearance, trail, drafting motions, interviewing witnesses and performing legal research. Analyze probable outcomes of cases using knowledge of legal precedents. anage workload of cases. Provide legal analysis for clients to determine any possible case benefits. Accrue additional evidence to support clients case or for arguments against the prosecutions charges. Prepare clients for depositions; determine essential goals of case strategy and gather information from witnesses and important experts that support client’s positions. Should have 3 years of Criminal Defense Experience. Experience handling complex criminal cases at the federal, state and local level is required. Bilingual (English/Spanish) is strongly preferred.