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Litigation Associate (child victims act)

Company: Jobot
Location: Chicago
Posted on: September 21, 2023

Job Description:

Law firm servicing and representing clients of catastrophic and trauma events for the past 40 years!This Jobot Job is hosted by: Mallory CallowayAre you a fit? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply" button and sending us your resume.Salary: $120,000 - $200,000 per yearA bit about us:Law firm servicing and representing clients of catastrophic and trauma events for the past 40 years!Why join us?Medical Benefits401kPTOCompetitive payJob DetailsResponsibilities:

  • Manage a caseload of catastrophic injury cases and sexual abuse cases from inception to trial
  • Conduct legal research and draft pleadings, motions, and discovery requests
  • Conduct depositions of witnesses and experts
  • Prepare witnesses for deposition and trial testimony
  • Attend court hearings, mediations, and settlement conferences
  • Participate in trial preparation and trial
  • Communicate with clients, opposing counsel, and experts
  • Work collaboratively with senior attorneys and support staff
  • Handle other duties as assignedQualifications:
    • Juris Doctor degree from an accredited law school
    • Admission to the state bar and in good standing
    • 3+ years of experience in civil litigation, with a focus on catastrophic injury and sexual abuse cases (CVA)
    • Strong legal research and writing skills
    • Experience drafting complaints, discovery requests, and motions
    • Experience taking and defending depositions
    • Trial experience preferred but not required
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
    • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
    • Strong organizational and time management skills
    • Ability to handle a high volume of cases and work under pressureIf you are a highly motivated and talented attorney with a passion for advocating for victims of catastrophic injury and sexual abuse, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, as well as opportunities for professional growth and development.Interested in hearing more? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply" button.

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