Employment Law Attorney Job in Manchester, NH Near Me - 334256 | BCGSearch.com

Employment Law Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location New Hampshire - Manchester

Job ID 8WW6334256

Experience Level Midlevel Associate

Job Experience Min. 4 Years

Ranking 3 : Mostly Business $$$

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

Practice Areas Employment Law - General

2024-05-28 06:56:36

A law firm in Manchester, NH is seeking an experienced Employment Law Attorney to join their team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in employment law, with a focus on employee handbooks, wage and hours compliance, hiring guidance, and harassment prevention. The candidate should possess excellent academic and professional credentials, strong communication and writing skills, and a dedication to client service.

 

Job Duties:

  • Provide legal counsel and representation to clients on various employment law matters.
  • Draft and review employee handbooks, policies, and related documents.
  • Assist clients with wage and hours compliance issues.
  • Offer guidance to employers on hiring practices and procedures.
  • Conduct on-site employee training sessions on harassment prevention.
  • Handle crisis response situations and assist with risk management strategies.
  • Collaborate with other attorneys and staff members on client matters.

 

Requirements:

  • Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school.
  • Admission to the state bar in New Hampshire.
  • Minimum of 4+ years of experience practicing employment law.
  • Some background in general litigation is preferred.
  • Strong work ethic and ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent academic and professional credentials.
  • Exceptional communication and writing skills.

 

Certifications:

Admission to the New Hampshire State Bar.

 

Skills:

  • In-depth knowledge of employment law regulations and best practices.
  • Ability to analyze complex legal issues and provide strategic advice.
  • Strong research and writing skills.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Detail-oriented with excellent organizational abilities.
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively within a team.
  • Prior experience with crisis response and risk management is a plus.

With a more than ninety year legal history, the firm has four law offices based across Massachusetts and New Hampshire. Ninety seasoned attorneys and a competent team of paralegals are on staff. There are sixteen practice groups. Some of their disciplines consist of commercial finance, education, labor-employment, litigation and personal injury. The firm and attorneys were recognized in a leading industry publication. Community service and pro-bono work are supported at the law practice.

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