Family Law Associate Attorney Job in Silverdale, WA Near Me - 293623 |

Family Law Associate Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location Washington - Silverdale

Job ID 9T4Q293623

Experience Level Junior Associate

Job Experience Min. 2 - Max. 3 Years

Practice Areas Family Law - General

2023-03-28 08:30:07

Silverdale office of our client seeks a family law associate attorney with 2-3 years of experience. The candidate will develop and preserve working relationships with clients; understand and respect client goals. Prepare clients for realistic outcomes of a case. Will conduct and prepare legal research for legal proceedings on behalf of clients. Prepare correspondence, affidavits, and legal documents on behalf of clients. Prepare and file pleadings on behalf of clients. Prepare and file briefs and motions in court on behalf of clients. Prepare and obtain discovery on behalf of clients. Prepare for and participate in hearings and trials on behalf of clients. Maintain current, working knowledge of the Washington State Court Rules of Professional Conduct. Ensure client files are up-to-date and organized. Led team of Paralegals and Administrative Assistants on a case-by-case basis. Operate personal vehicle when necessary to conduct company business. Performs other related duties as assigned. Must be proficient in oral presentation of case position and argument for case outcome. Must have passed the Bar Exam and be Licensed to practice law in Washington State. Experience in Family Law is desirable.

The candidate should have a high level of personal integrity. Must have demonstrated integrity in the quality of work and interaction with others; ability to be discreet and operate with discretion. Demonstrate understanding of diversity, equity, and inclusion needed. Demonstrate the ability to have difficult conversations with empathy; recognize different situations require different communication strategies are required. Must exercise strong critical thinking. Demonstrating proficiency in legal writing is required. Should have excellent written and verbal communication skills, including note-taking, penmanship, typing 60+ words per minute, document formatting, spelling, grammar, and vocabulary. Must be detail-oriented and exercise the ability to follow guidelines and instructions. Highly proactive, self-motivated, and innovative needed. The ability to manage and prioritize a high volume of tasks with different time demands is required. Should have strong business math skills (including basic Algebra). Highly proficient in web browsers and internet searches; proficient in Microsoft Office, Acrobat Pro, Windows 10, and web-based conferencing is required. The ability to learn new software is needed. Must be comfortable with answering phones and office machines. Should have Juris Doctor from an accredited law school Or successful completion of the APR 6 program.

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