Associate Attorney needed for Hammond office Job in Hammond, IN Near Me - 324893 |

Associate Attorney needed for Hammond office

Type Full-Time

Location Indiana - Hammond

Job ID 7DDT324893

Experience Level Midlevel Associate

Job Experience Min. 3 Years

Ranking 3 : Mostly Business $$$

Estimated Salary Lower than Highest Salary Band in Market (Varies by Firm)

Practice Areas Insurance Defense - General

2024-02-29 23:30:12

A law firm based in Hammond, IN, is seeking an Associate Attorney with 3+ years of relevant litigation experience. The ideal candidate will have defense litigation experience in insurance coverage and possess strong organizational, communication, and litigation skills.



  • Work in various practice areas, including construction, bodily injury, professional malpractice, and mass torts.
  • Independently manage a litigation caseload, handling cases from inception to resolution.
  • Attend court hearings in multiple counties and courthouses.
  • Monitor case files to ensure deadlines are met and investigate legal matters.
  • Conduct legal research, and analyze statutes, regulations, and court decisions.
  • Assist with document review and preparation.
  • Maintain good standing with the Indiana Bar; Illinois license preferred.
  • Manage own caseload, handling all aspects of litigation.
  • Provide writing samples and possess strong research and analytical abilities.
  • Conduct depositions and possess strong litigation skills.



  • Demonstrate strong organization and communication skills.
  • Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school.
  • Admission to the Indiana Bar; Illinois license preferred.
  • 3+ years of relevant litigation experience.
  • Defense litigation experience in insurance coverage is preferred.
  • Strong organizational and communication skills.
  • Excellent research and analytical abilities.
  • Deposition experience is required.
  • Strong litigation skills.


Benefits offered:

  • Competitive compensation package.
  • Annual salary review and associate bonus program.
  • Year-end bonus for non-billable efforts, including pro bono work and professional development.
  • Hybrid work arrangements.
  • Development-focused culture with in-house CLE programs, legal association membership support, structured associate mentor program, community service involvement, and experience-driven development opportunities.

Headquartered in Edwardsville, Illinois, this law firm also has offices in five more locations in Illinois, Missouri, and Indiana, including offices in Chicago and Hammond. The firm offers a full range of legal services to its clients including antitrust law, environmental law, products liability, real estate, employment and labor law, personal injury, and workers' compensation. Many of the firm's attorneys have been recognized in the lists of Rising Stars and Super Lawyers.

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