The candidate will represent claimants in administrative hearings before the Office of Disability Adjudication and Review. Will manage caseload of complex Title II and Title XVI disability cases in preparation for hearing. Conduct ongoing file review and proposing dispositions with regard to assigned cases. Draft on-the-record requests, pre/post hearing briefs and appeal council briefs. Evaluate complex medical records and other pertinent case docum...
Independent Local Counsel
The candidate will work as independent contractors (independent local counsel) for our national business operation. Must have 2+ years of direct representation experience, be highly organized, and have superior written and verbal communication skills. Should have the ability to travel throughout the local territory to represent claimants at hearings.
The candidate will join litigation team. Should have the experience to immediately handle files, conduct discovery, and appear in court. Must have 3+ years of experience in a comparable position and/or relevant practice. Should have JD degree from an ABA accredited law school. Must have in good standing with South Dakota State Bar Association. Must have civil trial experience in state and federal court.
The candidate will focus on practice support and client contact, including research and brief writing, trial preparation and participation in the areas of agricultural, construction and railroad law and complex litigation before public bodies or agencies, and the state and federal courts in South Dakota, Minnesota and Iowa. Work will primarily be in litigation, although development in other areas of the law is anticipated. Must have 2-5 years of experi...