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Chicago office of our client seeks mid-level managed care attorney with 3-5 years of law firm experience in complex commercial litigation and arbitration. The candidate should preferably have health care experience. Deposition and courtroom experience is required.
This Chicago-based law firm with more than 100 lawyers has established itself as a great place to work for those who want to do quality work and, at the same time, give back to their community. Its lawyers come from Harvard, Northwestern, University of Illinois, as well as other regional law schools. The firm focuses on complex litigation matters and sophisticated business transactions, particularly litigation, business counseling for startups and other established companies, trusts and estates, and complex securities and finance matters. The firm has sophisticated clients, provides its associates with great opportunity to succeed, and provides a very collegial and supportive environment for all of its attorneys. Associates are hired in specific departments, but they are free to find their niche in a particular practice area or align themselves with a specific partner. This firm is the best place to work for someone who is looking for an alternative to the conservative and stodgy big-law firm environment. Compensation is tops for Chicago.
Wheeling office of our client seeks attorney with litigation experience. The candidate will perform various legal duties in support of the Attorney staff and authorized to appear and represent the clients in court. Will have weekly and daily appearances for court calls with the Federal Court, Bankruptcy Court, Cook County Court, and Collar County Courthouses for all cases which our office has filed a Complaint, Summons, Alias Summons, Motion, or Post Judgment documents. Present or draft Orders for approval of the court for each case. Drafting of various motions and responses to motions from Defendants and/or Defendant's Counsel. Prepare and respond to discovery requests with interrogatories, notices to produce documents, requests to admit, and attend depositions for those discovery requests. Review of and signing off on all pleadings printed for filing with the Courts such as Complaints and Motions. Argue motions that are contested before the court as well as conduct trials and arbitrations. Management of both telephonic and written contact with opposing counsel. Represent firm in a professional capacity. Requires effective interaction with opposing counsel, circuit clerks, judges, and judge's clerks, both on the telephone and in writing. Must have substantial knowledge of all court procedures, office procedures, collections procedures, litigation process and transacts the general legal business. Should have admittance to Illinois Bar. (Wisconsin or Indiana Bar admittance are a plus).
Buffalo Grove office seeks attorney having 5+ years of experience with extensive trial work. The candidate should have civil and/or workers' compensation experience.
This reputed law firm was founded about 25 years ago and has seven offices in the states of Illinois, Indiana, and Michigan. The firm is comprised of a sizable group of seasoned attorneys and specializes in litigation defense law. It deals with complex legal issues related to eleven areas of practice, including bankruptcy, commercial litigation, and insurance defense. This is an AV-rated law firm with memberships in top legal associations. The firm has earned notable mentions and other industry acknowledgments over the years.
Chicago office of our client seeks mid- to senior class action litigation attorney with 3-8 years of experience in complex discrimination. The candidate should have experience in working with big cases on a national level.
This large, prestigious Chicago-based law firm with offices throughout the U.S. has established itself as being a premier, if not the best, labor and employment powerhouse firms in the nation. It now provides a range of legal services, including corporate and business law, general litigation, environmental and other related matters. Its clients include Fortune 500 companies, industrial and manufacturing companies, banks and brokerage houses, healthcare institutions, transportation companies and other media conglomerates. The atmosphere is light and confident, as the lawyers are assured that their expertise is rarely rivaled by many of the other firms. Compensation is the top of the market, and associates are expected to work long hours. This firm offers tremendous growth opportunities for resourceful and energetic attorneys.
Chicago office of our client seeks litigation attorney with 5+ years of legal experience in claims. The candidate handles healthcare professional liability matters with a focus on nursing homes, aging services matters and provides full or specialized legal services, and may assist with general tort defense as needed. Handles insurance defense matters from pleadings through trial. Manages litigation preparation driving for superior results. Develops the litigation strategy, and prepares/directs the preparation of all necessary materials like briefs, motions, discovery, depositions, experts. Advises whether a case should be tried or settled and actively drives case to resolution with an appropriate sense of urgency. Handles bench and jury trials as first chair in both state and federal court as necessary. Tries all aspects of cases including court appearances, trial preparation, motions, discovery and negotiations. Communicates regularly and concisely with clients, claim professionals, leadership and others to ensure appropriate level of understanding and documentation exists for effective case management. Conducts legal research and analysis of facts and information to provide counsel and guidance on legal questions or issues. Prepares opinions or position papers on various legal issues and interpretation of legal issues/provisions. Counsels client/management/claim professionals to avoid legally unsound decisions or plans and when changes in the law occur. May train, or mentor other attorneys and paralegals. Trains department staff on appropriate procedures (claims). Collaboratively works with clients, claim professionals, underwriting, risk control and other third parties while resolving legal issues. Works independently in resolving legal cases with oversight supervision. Responds to government regulatory agencies as needed. Trial and/or litigation experience is required. Advanced knowledge of the theories, principles, practices and procedures of litigation management within an insurance organization is essential. Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and other business-related software like TeamConnect or other case management software is needed. Must have admission to the Bar of Illinois.
Chicago office of our client seeks litigation attorney with 2-6 years of experience. The candidate should have business, financial or tax qualifications (CPA, MBA, MST, CFP or LL.M.). Law Review or Business Law Journal experience are preferred.
This law firm offers legal services to prosperous families and private companies. Their areas of practice include business and corporate law, residential and commercial real estate, financial and estate planning, domestic and international taxation, and sports and entertainment law. The firm is located in Chicago, Illinois.
Chicago office of our client seeks attorney with 1-4 years of litigation experience. The candidate will serve for the defense of mass tort and product liability claims. Should have current Illinois license. Secondary admission to the Missouri Bar will be given preference. Prior trial experience is a plus.
For over two decades this law firm has offered legal defense for corporations and insurance clients. Their areas of practice include premises liability, aviation claims, toxic tort defense, asbestos personal injury defense, product liability, construction defect, and transportation. The firm is located in Chicago, Illinois.
Geneva office of our client seeks attorney with 3-5 years of defense litigation experience.
Chicago office of our client seeks financial services litigation attorney with 2-4 years of regulatory enforcement experience. The candidate will contribute to a wide variety of financial services matters, including both private litigation and matters involving the CFTC, SEC, FINRA, securities and derivatives exchanges, and state attorneys general. Typical matters may involve disputes over equities or derivatives trade practices, enforcement of the federal securities laws, or consumer protection issues. Work on related antitrust and white collar criminal matters as needed.
This is one of the youngest, as well as one of the most prestigious, of Chicago's major law firms. This firm has a strong entrepreneurial bent, and since its inception has grown tremendously with the explosive rise of startups and emerging technology companies. The firms and specializes in litigation, corporate, finance and real estate law. Instead of Fortune 500 companies as clients, the firm primarily relies on the historical base of entrepreneurial, diversified small clients that have grown quickly with the firm. Likewise, the slowdown of the high tech industry has constricted the firm's growth, and some say the growth will slow down, or perhaps decline, before the activity pick up again. But the firm is on solid ground and will once again ride the wave to greater success. Be assured that the firm does have its share of large corporate companies as clients. Because the partners are mostly younger than their counterparts at other firms, the place feels less institutional and hierarchal. Just about all associates bill over 2000 hours per year, but bonus is above 2200, to which the firm strictly adheres. Compensation is top market. Attorneys at the firms take the practice of law very seriously, and put out a great product for the clients. Accordingly, work is the primary focus of the lawyers at the firm, and the firm is not a place for the weak or timid, which is not to say people there are not nice. Both partners and associates leave their doors open and are approachable. You must have stellar academic credentials and meaningful law firm experience to work here. This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to work hard, produce great work product, and get highly compensated in the process.
Chicago office of our client seeks staff attorney with 2-4 years of litigation experience. The candidate will be drafting pleadings, routine motions, and correspondence. Will provide assistance with drafting and responding to discovery. Serve in legal research and providing general litigation support to partners and associates.
This law firm is a leader in mass action litigation with a focus on privacy and technology cases. Their areas of practice include commercial litigation, employee rights litigation, consumer protection, tech, and privacy. Their offices are located in Chicago, IL and San Francisco, CA.
Litigation Attorney jobs in Illinois
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