Family Attorney Job in Plano, TX Near Me - 259460 |

Family Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location Texas - Plano

Job ID AWJQ259460

Job Experience Junior Associate

Practice Areas Family Law

2022-06-08 05:06:01

Plano office of our client seeks a family attorney with 1-2 years of experience. The candidate will handle the division of marital assets, including real estate, during divorce proceedings as needed. Will represent clients in court proceedings as needed. Advocate on behalf of clients by understanding their needs, effectively analyzing the situation, and forming a strategy for a plan of action. Create legal documents such as pleadings, motions, marital settlement agreements, contracts, judgments, and orders for a high volume of cases. Maintain client files to ensure they are properly organized and up to date. Must be Member in good standing and actively involved with the ABA (American Bar Association). Extra consideration for those with a criminal justice background. A proven record of success in advocating for plaintiffs and defendants is required. Should be adept at preparing necessary legal documents in connection with prenuptial agreements, initiating and finalizing divorces, alimony, child support/child custody, and real estate. Experience in handling legal issues such as child abuse, child custody, and domestic violence is also a must. Experience at a legal firm working on family law and real estate issues (determining marital property) for at least 1-2 years is required.

The candidate should have great negotiation and communication skills, particularly in stressful and emotional situations.

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