Job Details

Senior Counsel Attorney

Company name

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

Min 10 yrs required

Location

Nashville, TN

Date Last Verified

Feb 13,2018

Posted on

Jan 19,2018
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Senior Counsel Attorney The candidate will perform all the duties of a traditional law firm attorney but will not be responsible for personal business development. Will be performing legal research, drafting of legal memoranda, motions and pleadings, appearing in court, handling discovery-related activities and investigations, taking and defending depositions, and drafting of position statements and dispositive motions, and providing employment law advice.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have a Juris Doctor. Must be licensed to practice law and in good standing in Tennessee. Must meet requirements for continuing licensure for law practice. At least ten(10) years of litigation experience; significant labor and employment experience is preferred. Excellent research, analytical and writing skills. Strong organizational skills, communication skills and problem-solving abilities.

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Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, PC
SunTrust Plaza, Suite 1200
401 Commerce Street
Nashville, TN 37219

Review:

"Excellent Pay"

Former Employee - Reviewed on December 18, 2017

I would like to see better management put into place so that the work load is better balanced throughout the weeks and the months. This way there is always work to be done without being overwhelmed.

Pros : The starting pay is excellent and the benefits (such as 401K) are top notch. I also found everyone to be very helpful and the work environment was very laid back.
Cons : The overall work load on a day to day basis had too much variance. On some days I would have to work well past my normal hours into the night. During other day's I was left with nothing to do.
Current or former employee? : Former Employee

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