Senior Family Law Attorney Job in Muskegon, MI Near Me - 331371 | BCGSearch.com

Senior Family Law Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location Michigan - Muskegon

Job ID S4ZJ331371

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

2024-05-09 06:32:37

A law firm in Muskegon, MI, is seeking a Senior Family Law Attorney with 5+ years of law practice experience. The ideal candidate will have a successful mediation and trial experience record, strong legal research skills, and excellent communication and advocacy abilities.

Duties:

  • Conducting legal research and analyzing complex legal issues.
  • Writing memorandums, briefs, letters, and other legal documents.
  • Marketing own and the firm’s services to prospective clients.
  • Performing discovery of electronically stored data and hard copies of information in preparation for litigation.
  • Performing due diligence in all matters.
  • Managing a schedule to allow for consultations and closure of consults.
  • Closing consults within the firm's specified range.
  • Timely approval of invoices and ensuring support staff are fully utilized and productive.
  • Updating case management systems accurately and completely.
  • Actively engaging in brand expansion through various channels such as blogs, social media, and organization participation.
  • Seeking positive feedback from successful client engagements and reviews.
  • Billing an average of 1500 hours annually, with collections expected on 1400 hours of invoices worked.

Requirements:

  • 5+ years of law practice experience.
  • Successful record of mediation and trial experience.
  • Excellent legal research skills.
  • Strong communication and advocacy skills.
  • Juris Doctor degree from an American Bar Association-accredited law school.
  • Admission (or eligibility for reciprocal admission) to the bar in the state of practice.

Benefits:

  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance.
  • 401(k) plan with company matching.
  • Unlimited Paid Time Off (PTO) for vacation and sick days.
  • Paid Federal Holidays.
  • Paid Volunteer Time Off: Up to 16 hours annually.

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