Job Details

Litigation Associate

Company name

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Jun 14,2018

Posted on

Jun 12,2018

Years of Experience

Min 10 yrs required

Location

Edmonds, WA
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Profile

Litigation Associate Duties: Provides legal advice and work product to a supervising attorney or client. Conducts civil lawsuits, draws up legal documents, advises clients as to legal rights, gathers evidence in cases to formulate defense or to initiate legal action, conducts research, interviews clients and witnesses and handles other details in preparation for trial; Prepares legal briefs, develops strategy, arguments and testimony in preparation for presentation of case. Represents client in court and before quasi-judicial or administrative agencies of government; and Interprets laws, rulings, and regulations for individuals and businesses. May confer with colleagues with specialty in area of lawsuit to establish and verify basis for legal proceedings. Drafts various legal documents in a timely and consistent manner.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Admitted to and active member of the Washington State Bar Association; 10 years’ experience in the practice of law; Excellent oral and written communication skills, including the ability to understand, analyze, interpret and convey complex information and concepts; Strong analytical, interpersonal and organizational skills; Advanced technology skills; Demonstrated record of excellent client service; Sound organizational skills. Detail-oriented and capable of handling a high volume of work in a fast-paced environment; Ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks to meet critical deadlines; Keen analytical skills with ability for problem-solving; Thorough command of the English language including excellent spelling, grammar, punctuation, form, and style; Commitment to daily time entry into our time and billing software TABS3; and Familiarity with Worldox, Amicus and TABS3 is a plus.

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Company info

Erin E. Cline
Law Firm Administrator
Beresford Booth PLLC
145 3rd Avenue South
Suite 200
Edmonds, WA 98020

Review:

"Great Working Environment"

Current Employee - Reviewed on August 04, 2017

Add incentives for reaching monthly or yearly milestones for us hardworking individuals. This will boost morale and make us more productive than we already are. Real days off.

Pros : The firm has a great competitive working environment that promotes pushing things to the limit and being successful. It has a salary based pay that is above the average. Benefits are good as well.
Cons : There are no incentives to reach certain goals other than competition and job security. You can work for longer hours than expected and on days that you have off.
Current or former employee? : Current Employee

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