Family Law Attorney Job in Harrisburg, PA Near Me - 327621 | BCGSearch.com

Family Law Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location Pennsylvania - Harrisburg

Job ID LEB7327621

Experience Level Midlevel Associate

Job Experience Min. 5 Years

Ranking 3 : Mostly Business $$$

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

Practice Areas Family Law - General

2024-06-07 06:18:57

A law firm in Harrisburg is seeking a highly experienced Family Law Attorney to join their team. The ideal candidate will have substantial expertise in various areas of family law, including divorce, support, and custody. Additionally, the firm prefers candidates who bring a book of business. This position requires the ability to manage an active case load, possess strong courtroom skills, and handle cases across South Central, Pennsylvania. Firm management handles the business aspects, allowing attorneys to focus solely on legal practice.

 

Duties:

  • Handle a diverse range of family law cases, including divorce, support, and custody matters.
  • Represent clients in court proceedings, hearings, and mediations.
  • Conduct legal research and prepare legal documents such as pleadings, motions, and briefs.
  • Provide legal counsel and guidance to clients, ensuring their interests are protected.
  • Collaborate with firm colleagues on complex cases and legal strategies.
  • Maintain accurate case files and documentation.

 

Requirements:

  • Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school.
  • Active membership in good standing with the Pennsylvania State Bar.
  • 5+ years of experience practicing family law.
  • Demonstrated expertise in handling divorce, support, and custody cases.
  • Proven track record of success in courtroom proceedings.
  • Strong communication, negotiation, and advocacy skills.
  • Ability to manage a high-volume caseload efficiently.
  • Willingness to travel within South Central Pennsylvania for case representation.

 

Education:

Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school.

 

Certifications:

Active membership in good standing with the Pennsylvania State Bar.

 

Skills:

  • Excellent understanding of family law principles and procedures.
  • Strong courtroom advocacy and litigation skills.
  • Exceptional research and writing abilities.
  • Effective communication and negotiation skills.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and manage time efficiently.
  • Proficiency in legal software and research tools.

 

Benefits:

  • Origination fees
  • 401K with employer match
  • Health Insurance
  • AFLAC

This firm has offices located in Harrisburg; Newport; Carlisle; and York, Pennsylvania with an office coming soon in Lancaster. This firm provides its clients with the highest quality legal services in the following areas: family law, custody, DUI defense, employment law overview, bankruptcy and creditors' issues, tax law, divorce, criminal law, business law, professional and occupational affairs law, and real estate, estates and trusts. This firm strongly believes in preparation and hard work in order to find successful solutions for clients. This firm is a comprehensive, full-service law firm.

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