Litigation General/Commercial Attorney in Garden City NY
Years of Experience
1-5 yrs required
Garden City,NY, United States
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Associate Defense Attorney
The candidate will be responsible for: Conduct the necessary and appropriate discovery, hearings, depositions, oral arguments, mediation/arbitration and similar proceedings. You must also have superior legal research skills, drafts legal documents, pleadings, motions, briefs and opinions when required. Remain current on the law and how it will impact our litigation practices, understands medical procedures, engineering or similar issues and defenses as it relates to the cases at hand. Use litigation protocols to develop and revise when appropriate our legal strategy for discovery, investigation and handling of other legal matters to ensure we are making the appropriate decisions. Continuous communication with claim representatives and insured clients to render a clear, unambiguous legal opinion and advice. Should have 1-5 years’ experience. Must be admitted to practice law in New York. Admission to practice in Federal Court a plus but not necessary (Southern and/or Eastern). Must have strong written and oral communication skills. Should have experience with technology – Time Matters, reporting/data tools and Microsoft Suite of Products.