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Attorney needed for Vancouver office

Type Full-Time

Location Washington - Vancouver

Job ID JEN2275500

Experience Level Junior Associate

Job Experience Min. 1 - Max. 8 Years

Ranking 2 : Consumer and/or Business $$

Practice Areas Family Law

2022-09-22 06:52:05

Vancouver office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks an attorney with experience. The candidate handles complex cases from start to finish, including structured alternative dispute resolution and/or trial. Typical cases are divorce, custody, modification of existing orders, and enforcement proceedings. Overall performance of a team is paramount and being available to guide associates, paralegals, and legal assistants in the office is a duty associated with this position, in addition to meeting billable requirements. Manages Guardianship, child custody, divorce, and other such issues. Represents surrogacy-related issues, child abuse or child rights, alimony, annulment, spousal abuse, legitimacy, adoption, legitimacy, parental responsibility, and property settlement issues. Handle estates and wills. Performs other related duties as assigned by management. Manages the legal issues that occur between people that are associated with each other or members of the same family. Drafts a legal Paper or documents including the wills and trust of the person. Deals with issues such as adoption, divorce as well as properties, spousal support of the couple, several issues of child visitation rights, and household violence. Advises and tells the client about the proper action and the right thing to do. Investigates and submits evidence to make legal offense or defense; representation of files in the court and interviews the witnesses. Understands the laws to decide on how to advise their client. Must be licensed to practice law in the state. Experience in other areas of practice is considered an advantage. Family law practice experience or another type of litigation is essential. First-chair family law trial experience, or trial experience needed. Must be active in business professional groups and Bar associations. Case management experience and ability to supervise caseload of other attorneys and paralegals needed. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, G-Suite, and Clio preferred.

The candidate must have a Juris Doctor (JD) or equivalent law degree from an accredited institution. Should have the ability to mentor, teach, and train associates and paralegals. Must have commitment to excellence and high standards. Excellent written and oral communication skills essential. Should have ability to work with all levels of management. Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills needed. Strong interpersonal skills essential.

The firm offers legal solutions to its clients' complex legal problems in the states of Washington and Oregon. Its areas of practice include business law, family law, employment law, collaborative law, criminal law, probate and estate law, real estate law, and bankruptcy. It has offices located in Vancouver, Washington, and Portland, Oregon. Five of its attorneys were included in the list of Best Lawyers in America 2021.

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The estimated salary for this position is $203,125*.

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