Job Details

Attorney-Family Law

Company name

Family Law Matters

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Attorney

Posted on

Oct 15,2019

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required

Location

Temecula, CA, United States

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Family Law >> Family Law
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Family Law Firm Seeking Experienced Associate 

We are a Family Law Firm with locations in Temecula, California and Corona, California. We are looking for an Associate Attorney with at least 3 years of family law or 5 years other legal experience that has a passion for handling family law, matrimonial and custody matters.

At Family Law Matters, we protect our clients and their loved ones using Christian principles. We need an Associate who can hit the ground running to give our clients outstanding representation. You need to have compassion, the ability to build relationships with your clients and know your way around a courtroom.

The Job: Our firm exclusively practices family law (divorce, visitation, child custody, domestic violence, paternity etc.). Candidates must:

  • Demonstrate experience in taking ownership of a client's case - discovery; pleadings; motions; collaboration and mediation; pretrial hearings; motion hearings and trials.
  • Conduct client meetings and recommend strategies.
  • Delegate work to paralegals and legal assistants and monitor their work.

The Essentials:

  • We need an attorney who can contribute to developing the strategy of a case and who knows where to find the rules of procedure to back up that case strategy,
  • An attorney who can find his/her way around the courtroom and how to project confidence and competence when dealing with people on behalf of our clients.
  • If you see a case file as an opportunity to help someone build a new life, you'll like the way we think.
  • Skills and experience are important and valued, but your personality, character, intelligence and integrity are also extremely important considerations.
  • High maintenance, humorless, self-entitled or arrogant individuals will not succeed in our Firm and need not apply.
  • We are growing, and you will be called upon to wear many hats. We need someone who does not think that the occasional need to scan your own documents is "beneath you."

If the following describes you, YOU may be the candidate we're looking for:

  • Decision-Maker
  • Sound Judgment
  • Problem-Solver
  • Detail-Oriented
  • Integrity
  • Initiative
  • Ambition
  • Collaborative
  • Respectful
  • Adaptable

Education & Experience:

  • Graduate of law school
  • Admitted to the State Bar of California
  • No suspensions or disciplinary action on record with any State Bar
  • 3 years experience as an Attorney in Family Law or 5 years experience as an Attorney with other legal experience
  • Strong skills with case management software; legal pleading preparation software; general office computer systems and software: Westlaw; Office 365-Outlook, Word and Excel; Zoho experience a plus.

Salary is commensurate with skills and experience and is negotiable; benefit package includes healthcare benefits. This is a growing law firm looking for an enthusiastic and ambitious attorney to grow with us!

Company info

Family Law Matters

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