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Civil Litigation Defense Attorney

Company: GPAC
Location: Chicago
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Job Description:

NOW HIRING A St. Louis law firm is seeking three Attorneys. We practice in the fields of complex civil litigation defense, construction law, personal injury defense, and bad-faith insurance defense matters. toxic tort, insurance def, asbestos litigation, equipment failure and other toxic areas like Benzine and Diathodal. Insurance coverage work is a plus, but not required.Located downtown and we work in most of the courts throughout IL with a heavy representation down in Madison County.Partnership track is available for the right candidate.If you have an Indiana License as well, with experience in Asbestos, we have a large case that needs your help now!Candidates should be energetic, outgoing, and willing to learn. If you are a motivated self-starter and team player, we want you.RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Case evaluation, issue recognition, case handling recommendations, and support.
  • Communicate with client and counsel.
  • Propound and respond to discovery.
  • Perform legal research and draft memoranda.
  • Draft complaints, motions, and other pleadings and documents.
  • Prepare for, take, and defend depositions.
  • Prepare for and argue motions at court hearings.
  • Prepare for and attend mediation.
  • Interest in going to trial and arbitration.
  • Provide excellent service to all clients.
    • Must be willing to travel on occasion as needed.QUALIFICATIONS:
      • In good standing with the MO Bar.
      • Strong research and writing skills.
      • Ability to work independently and to multitask while demonstrating strong attention to detail.
      • Effective communication and time management skills.BENEFITS:
        • Medical, dental, vision insurance
        • 401K plan
          • There is plenty of work to do. We do not micromanage people, we are a work hard/play hard culture that is relaxed in the office with formality on how things are handled. We offer a great support system.Must be legally eligible to work in the United States of AmericaIf you are intersted in learning more about this opportunity or any others that I represent, please contact or call/text All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations. GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States since 1990. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.

Keywords: GPAC, Chicago , Civil Litigation Defense Attorney, Legal , Chicago, Illinois

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