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Associate Attorney (3+ years’ experience)

Company name

Confidential

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Oct 06, 2020

Posted on

Aug 04, 2020

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required

Location

Kirkwood, MO, United States

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation
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Position Title: Associate Attorney (3+ years’ experience)

Location: Kirkwood, MO

Travel: Some – moderate.

Educational Requirements: J.D.; member of the Missouri Bar in good standing; admission to practice in federal court (or qualified for such admission)

Kirkwood law firm seeks an ambitious full-time associate attorney to join a thriving litigation practice.  Applicants for this position must possess at least 3 years’ experience in civil litigation and be ready to hit the ground running.  From day one you will be expected to handle depositions, discovery, and robust motion practice.  The ideal candidate will have experience in the areas of property law, employment law, and civil rights - but the right candidate can overcome any specific inexperience in these fields by demonstrating extensive civil practice experience and success in both state and federal court.

If you are ready to handle the demands and rigors of litigation, we want to hear from you.  This position provides exposure to a broad range of legal fields and could ultimately evolve with the right candidate.

Seize the opportunity to work for a results-oriented, dynamic, growing law firm. Join a firm culture built on the values of advocacy, integrity, and excellence.

Responsibilities of the position include:

  • Litigation support for senior associate attorneys and partners including client relations, discovery and motion practice, research and writing, trial and appeals; the right candidate will quickly develop their own slate of cases;
  • Effectively manage billable hours and significant workload;
  • Filing various pleadings and memoranda via standard and electronic court filing systems;
  • Maintaining client files;
  • High attention to detail with the ability to organize and prioritize tasks;
  • Contributing to effective client and public relations; and
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills to respond to sensitive and/or technical customer situations with a high degree of diplomacy and confidentiality.

Benefits:

The firm offers a relaxed but professional working environment and a comprehensive benefits package including available medical/dental/vision/life insurance, retirement plan, a generous paid time off policy and holidays.

Salary negotiable and commensurate with experience and skill.

No calls or recruiting/placement agencies please.

Hellmich, Hill & Retter, LLC is an equal opportunity employer M/F/D/V/SO.

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Confidential

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