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Senior Attorney needed for Chicago office

Type Full-Time

Location Illinois - Chicago

Job ID N0BM333582

Experience Level Senior Associate

Job Experience Min. 6 Years

Ranking 4 : Medium to Large Business $$$$

Estimated Salary Highest Salary Band in the Market

Practice Areas Litigation - General (consumer)

2024-05-21 05:17:36

Job Title: Senior Attorney

Job Overview: A law firm in Chicago, IL is seeking a highly skilled Senior Attorney to join their team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in litigation, particularly in health care, ERISA, and commercial matters, with a focus on drafting litigation documents. The Senior Attorney will be responsible for effectively communicating with clients, lawyers, and third parties, producing high-quality work product, and meeting deadlines. This position requires strong legal writing skills, attention to detail, and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team.

Duties:

  • Review and draft discovery responses, briefs, motions, and memoranda
  • Communicate verbally and in writing with clients, lawyers, and third parties
  • Produce deliverables, answer phone calls, and reply to correspondence efficiently
  • Provide timely, accurate, and quality work product
  • Foster positive work relationships
  • Comply with all firm policies and practices
  • Engage in physical and sedentary activities as required, including working at a computer, participating in digital/virtual conference calls, and attending meetings
  • Perform all other duties, tasks, or projects as assigned

Requirements:

  • 6+ years of experience with drafting litigation documents in health care, ERISA, and commercial litigation matters
  • State and federal court experience preferred
  • Strong communication, drafting, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and as part of a team
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize effectively
  • Strong project management skills and attention to detail
  • Admitted to practice law

Education and Certifications:

  • Juris Doctor (JD) degree from a nationally recognized law school
  • Admission to the state bar
  • Additional certifications or qualifications related to litigation are a plus

Skills:

  • Excellent legal writing and research skills
  • Strong verbal communication skills
  • Ability to analyze complex legal issues
  • Proficiency in legal research tools and software
  • Time management and organizational skills
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and legal case management software

This Amlaw firm is best known for allowing its associates to find a balanced work load that best suites them. As a result, the company operates with an entrepreneurial culture, offers flexible face-time, and values diversity and a work space inclusive of everyone. This firm is also one that values pro-bono work?encouraging their associates to gain real-life experience and take charge of their own opportunities and success.

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