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Personal Injury Attorney with 5-10 years of experience

Type Full-Time

Location New York - New York City

Job ID 8CBO178287

Experience Level Midlevel Associate

Job Experience Min. 5 - Max. 10 Years

Ranking 3 : Mostly Business $$$

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

Practice Areas Personal Injury Defense

2023-11-28 23:25:50

A law firm is actively seeking a seasoned Personal Injury Attorney with 5-10 years of experience. The ideal candidate should be admitted to the New York Bar, with New Jersey Bar admission preferred. The position involves a dynamic schedule, spending three days in various New York courts (all boroughs) and two days in the New Hanover, NJ office. A reliable vehicle is a requirement for this role. The firm offers a comprehensive benefits package, including a 401(k) retirement plan, contributions to health and dental plans, subsidized gym membership, and disability coverage.

Duties:

  • Represent clients in personal injury cases, providing legal counsel and guidance throughout the legal process.
  • Conduct legal research and analysis to build a strong case foundation.
  • Draft pleadings, motions, and other legal documents for court proceedings.
  • Prepare clients for depositions, hearings, and trials.
  • Negotiate settlements and communicate with opposing counsel.
  • Stay abreast of legal developments and changes in personal injury law.
  • Attend court proceedings, including trials, in various New York boroughs.
  • Maintain regular communication with clients, providing updates on case developments.
  • Collaborate with legal support staff and other attorneys within the firm.

Requirements:

  • 5-10 years of experience as a Personal Injury Attorney.
  • Admission to the New York Bar is mandatory.
  • Preferred admission to the New Jersey Bar.
  • Ability to travel between New York City, NY, and New Hanover, NJ.
  • Must possess a reliable car.

Education and Certifications:

  • Juris Doctor (JD) degree.

Skills:

  • Strong legal research and analytical skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Negotiation and settlement skills.
  • Proficient in drafting legal documents.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively.

Benefits:

  • 401(k) retirement plan.
  • Contributions to health and dental plans.
  • Subsidized gym membership.
  • Disability coverage.

Founded in 1989, this insurance defense litigation firm combines large-firm expertise with small-firm responsiveness to clients' needs. The firm has achieved outstanding results through effective teamwork, management, and customized service. Conscious of defense costs, the highly experienced attorneys develop a strategy with an accurate litigation budget that avoids unnecessary court appearances.

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