Job Details

Business Transactions and Litigation Attorney

Company name

BCG Attorney Search

Organization Type

Recruiter

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Jul 16,2019

Valid Through

Aug 15,2019

Years of Experience

1-7 yrs required

Location

Springfield, MO, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Corporate >> Corporate - General
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Springfield office of our client seeks business transactions and litigation attorney with 2-5 years of experience. The candidate will be focused in the areas of worker?s compensation and civil litigation and will require direct interaction with the firm?s established base of clients. Will develop own practice in labor and employment, regulatory, cannabis and hemp, utilities, and/or other areas of law consistent with the existing practice and client base. Manage various civil litigation cases by drafting pleadings and discovery, conducting investigations and research, taking depositions, drafting motions and briefs, communicating with clients, and appearing in court. Defend workers compensation claims by reviewing medical records, negotiating settlements directly with claimants, communicating with clients, and seeking approval of settlements before administrative law judges. Assist the firm in its role as general counsel to several Missouri Rural Electric Cooperatives by researching unique legal issues, conveying legal analysis to clients through the drafting of legal memoranda, keeping up-to-date on relevant legal changes in the field of energy production, transmission, distribution, and regulation, and by drafting contracts, real estate documents, and policies. Prepare and make presentations to clients relating to legal issues relevant to their businesses. Occasional after hours and/or out-of-town networking engagement with clients and potential clients will be expected, including attending industry events, golf tournaments, sporting events, receptions/dinners, and conventions. Experience in workers compensation, civil litigation, or business transactions will have an advantage. Require client interaction in professional and social settings including some limited travel for industry updates and client development. Missouri Bar License (or eligible for immediate admittance) is essential.

Company info

BCG Attorney Search

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