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Associate Attorney needed for East Hartford office

Type Full-Time

Location Connecticut - East Hartford

Job ID 1AGU334222

Experience Level Junior Associate

Job Experience Min. 2 - Max. 7 Years

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Estimated Salary Consumer Facing Salary (Tends to be on Lower End to Lowest in Market (Varies by Firm))

Practice Areas Workers' Compensation Law - General

2024-05-22 05:46:15

Job Overview: A law firm in East Hartford, CT, seeks a dedicated and detail-oriented Associate Attorney to join their team. The ideal candidate will have a strong interest in workers' compensation law, excellent research and analytical skills, and a commitment to providing high-quality legal representation to clients. This position offers an excellent opportunity to work collaboratively with experienced attorneys and support staff.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Represent clients in workers' compensation cases from inception to resolution.
  • Conduct thorough legal research and analysis to support case strategies and legal arguments.
  • Prepare and draft legal documents, including pleadings, motions, and briefs.
  • Participate in client meetings and provide legal advice and guidance.
  • Attend and represent clients in hearings, depositions, mediations, and trials.
  • Negotiate settlements and agreements on behalf of clients.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date case files and documentation.
  • Collaborate with senior attorneys and other legal staff on complex cases.
  • Stay current with developments in workers' compensation law and related legal areas.

Requirements:

  • Juris Doctor (JD) degree from an accredited law school.
  • Admission to the Connecticut State Bar.
  • Experience in practicing law, with a preference for worker compensation experience.
  • Strong understanding of Connecticut workers' compensation laws and regulations.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple cases and deadlines effectively.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • High level of professionalism and ethical standards.
  • Proficiency in legal research tools and software.

Education:

  • Juris Doctor (JD) degree from an accredited law school.

Certifications:

  • Admission to the Connecticut State Bar.

Skills:

  • Thorough knowledge of workers' compensation laws and procedures.
  • Excellent legal research and analytical skills.
  • Strong drafting and negotiation abilities.
  • Effective oral and written communication.
  • Ability to manage a diverse caseload.
  • High level of attention to detail and organizational skills.
  • Proficiency in using legal research databases and case management software.
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team.

This Connecticut-based law firm is one of the most prominent workers' compensation law firms in the state. Its major practice areas include workers' compensation, lien recovery, litigation, insurance coverage disputes, personal injury matters, and wrongful termination matters. Its attorneys have about 30 years of legal experience. Its office is located in East Hartford, Connecticut.

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