Job Details

EntryLevel Attorney

Company name

The Wright Law Group, P.C.

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Jul 01,2019

Valid Through

Oct 14,2019

Posted on

May 25,2019

Years of Experience

Max 2 yrs required

Location

Las Vegas, NV, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Profile

Entry-Level Attorney
The candidate will be responsible for conducting advanced legal research regarding rapidly changing areas of the law and preparing legal memos regarding same. Meeting and collaborating with senior attorneys regarding research and legal strategies. Communicating directly with the firm’s clients to keep clients up to date on their cases as well as how the latest legal developments may affect future outcomes. Oversee discovery matters on all assigned cases, including depositions, document review, and related discovery motions. Drafting of complaints, answers, counter-claims, cross-claims, defenses, pre-trial and dispositive motions, and all related oppositions, and replies. Independently represent our clients in court regarding pre-trial and post-trial motions in complex civil litigation and criminal defense cases. Representing clients as second-chair attorney during trials with senior attorneys. Drafting appellate briefs and creating records for appeal.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate must have 0-2 years of litigation experience. Must have a J.D. from an accredited law school. Newly licensed attorneys and those waiting for bar results are encouraged to apply. Must be admitted (or able to be admitted) to the Federal District Court as well as the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals. Must demonstrate excellent legal research skills. Must also demonstrate excellent legal writing skills. Must be able to produce quality written work under tight deadlines. Must demonstrate an ability to organize assignments and manage multiple deadlines. Time management is a critical component to this position. Must have working knowledge of Microsoft Word, WordPerfect, Outlook Excel, Adobe, LexisNexis, WestLaw, and be comfortable learning other software programs as needed. Should have prior paralegal/law clerk experience who are familiar with the day-to-day operations of a fast-paced litigation firm.

Additional info

Send cover letter, a resume, and two writing samples.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
The Wright Law Group, P.C.
2340 Paseo Del Prado,
Las Vegas, NV 89102

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