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Staff Attorney Litigation

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Law Firm

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

Pittsburgh, PA

Date Last Verified

May 23,2018

Posted on

May 15,2018
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Staff Attorney – Litigation The candidate will provide effective and reliable legal services to clients and supervising attorneys. Will provide thorough factual and legal research and analysis in pleadings, memoranda and other written documents. Manage matters from commencement to final resolution. Complete tasks efficiently. Communicate effectively orally and in writing. Learn substantive legal topics and factual subject matters as needed. Work professionally with clients, partners, associates and support staff. Work under pressure and to meet deadlines. Perform non-chargeable administrative work and other related work as assigned. Adhere to attorney ethics rules. Must have Juris Doctorate degree. Must be and remain licensed to practice law and in good standing in the state of employment. Must have 5+ years of prior associate-level experience in commercial litigation. Basic knowledge of federal and state court practice, experience preparing answers, discovery, and dispositive and other routine motions is required. Case management experience is strongly preferred. Experience using and proficiency with MS Office is essential. Strong organization and matter management skills are critical.

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Job ID 504528

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Reed Smith LLP
Reed Smith Centre
225 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Review:

"Cooperative Law Firm"

Current Employee - Reviewed on December 16, 2017

The firm should work on having events in which more staff would be open to participating. Retreats, potlucks, or meet and greets would seem like a great way to be able to meet more of the staff which has not met other staff and employees in the office.

Pros : A law firm in which staff and employees work alongside together and have created a pleasant environment. The firm offers benefits. The staff is respectful.
Cons : Part of the firm is not on the same page. Some of the employees do not open themselves to working in the same pleasant environment. There needs to be more staff hired.
Current or former employee? : Current Employee

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