CaseSmart Counsel, Class Action Early Case Evaluation Attorney Job in Birmingham, AL Near Me - 289740 |

CaseSmart Counsel, Class Action Early Case Evaluation Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location Alabama - Birmingham

Job ID L68X289740

Experience Level Senior Associate

Job Experience Min. 6 - Max. 18 Years

Ranking 4 : Medium to Large Business $$$$

Practice Areas Employment Law - Litigation Employer Defense

2023-06-01 06:03:46

Birmingham office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks a casesmart counsel, class action early case evaluation attorney with 6 years of legal experience in employment, wage and hour, and/or class, collective, representative, or complex litigation cases, and issues, including hands-on experience being responsible for cases through their entire life cycle. The candidate will be responsible for effectively conducting the initial factual investigation into class, collective, representative, and complex litigation matters by collecting and reviewing key documents, communicating with the trial teams regarding the results of the same, assessing the potential for the removal of action, working with the data analytics and trial teams to develop data in support of removal and/or damages modeling for the litigation, determining arguments for limiting the scope and size of a putative class or collective, and/or to defeat certification, analyzing the merits of the legal claims in the matter, and partnering with the case teams with respect to case strategy, recommendations, and resolutions, as appropriate. Will be drafting answers, corporate disclosure, removal documents, and initial disclosures in various jurisdictions. Preparing a full evaluation of the case based on the needs of the client and trial team, including an assessment of the clients wage and hour and/or other employment policies, analysis of the claims at issue in the case, and the possible and likely defenses in the matter. Providing sufficient information and analysis of cases to allow remaining members of the case teams to transition efficiently into discovery, preparation for mediation, brief writing, and/or subsequent phases of the case. Remaining available for questions and/or follow-up fact investigations or analysis, as needed. Acting as the point person or liaison between the trial team and the CaseSmart team to identify when additional team members are needed. Must have an active Bar license in the State of Alabama. It is a remote and off-partner-track position.

The candidate should have the ability to work with the data analytics team to develop damages modeling and an exposure assessment for class, collective, representative, and complex litigation matters. The ability to focus on the most relevant and important aspects of a case and to develop a work product while simultaneously conducting the investigation and analysis of the case is required.

In addition to the 35 offices in the United States, this firm has offices in Canada, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Germany, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, and five other countries. This firm has global capabilities, while giving each client a singular focus. The firm concentrates exclusively on employment and labor law and strives to give its clients a variety of effective strategies and solutions. From 2004-2015, this firm was recognized in Chambers: USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business. U.S. News and Best Lawyers named this firm Law Firm of the Year in litigation in 2016.

Your information will not be forwarded to any employers at this time. A recruiter will contact you with more information once our internal review of your resume is completed.

The estimated salary for this position is $188,078*.

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