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Junior Associate Attorney

Company name

Confidential

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Attorney

Posted on

Dec 06,2018

Location

Edmonds, WA
Practice Area
Environmental and Land Use >> Environmental and Land Use
Litigation >> Litigation
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Seeking junior level associate to join our boutique litigation firm in Edmonds, Washington. Our complex commercial litigation practice is primarily focused on, and has developed an expertise in, recovery of insurance proceeds for environmental cleanups.



Candidates with at least two years of litigation experience are preferred, but we will consider entry level applicants with excellent written and verbal communication skills, and a demonstrated interest in litigation. Interest in or experience with insurance or environmental laws a plus.



Requirements include:




  • Critical thinking skills necessary for developing strategies and arguments for presentation of cases

  • Exemplary communication skills, both verbal and in writing; ability to communicate and discuss complex legal concepts and documents with others in the firm, as well as with clients and judges

  • High degree of organization and attention to detail

  • Capable of managing a high-volume work load in a fast-paced environment

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a legal team that recognizes the best strategies are developed only after thoughtful consideration of input from all team members

  • Ability to manage one's time and to timely complete assignments with work product that can be readily integrated into the legal team's deliverables



This is an excellent opportunity to enjoy a collegial small firm atmosphere while working on large complex cases traditionally available only in bigger law firms. Our new Edmonds office also provides an escape from the construction and traffic in downtown Seattle. It is walking distance to the beach, the ferry terminal, and the train station, and it is close to the many shops and restaurants in picturesque downtown Edmonds.



To apply, please provide a cover letter, resume, and writing sample. Entry level applicants please also provide copies of your law school transcript.


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