Litigation Attorney Job in Alexandria, VA Near Me - 311499 |

Litigation Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location Virginia - Alexandria

Job ID TDCB311499

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 Litigation - Commercial

2024-01-24 00:45:26

Alexandria office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks a civil and commercial litigation attorney, preferably with 5 years of direct civil and commercial litigation experience. The candidate will work on all aspects of client matters involving dispute resolution from direct client interaction and communications, including representing the client as second-chair in Circuit Court and Appellate level cases and lead counsel in General District Court matters. Will independently manage and perform complex civil litigation procedures to caseload from client intake to closing matters. This will also include transactional work to the client’s needs. Must be barred in Virginia (MD and DC a plus). Independently manage and perform complex civil litigation procedures to caseload from client intake to closing file as assigned. Work closely and support Partners’ cases and legal projects, representing clients in a wide range of litigation needs. Attend, lead, and assist in court appearances and depositions. Proactively communicate and update clients on case progress and actions. Meet with new clients to assess, draft, and complete their legal needs. Coordinate and assist in all aspects of litigation through trial and completion of the case. Ensure timely entry of time and billing details daily and in line with the firm best practices. Work with the Firm Administrator and the Managing Partner to support the goals of the firm and the partners. Ensure all actions are in support of the Virginia Bar and other applicable bars and legal best practices. Must have current Virginia Bar Membership in good standing. 5 years of successfully litigating civil cases in Virginia courts is required. Demonstrating an advanced understanding of the civil court system is required. Should have demonstrated a strong understanding of real estate and commercial law. Demonstrate knowledge of legal processes and local court requirements, including trial and appellate court systems, is needed. DC Bar Membership is preferred. Maryland Bar Membership is desired. Clio software experience is a plus. Should preferably have NetDocuments software experience.

The candidate must have excellent writing, research, and communication skills. Must have demonstrated strong verbal and written communication skills. Excellent organizational skills, including capturing, detailing, and follow-up skills needed. Commit to professionalism, integrity, and loyalty, which are keystones for the firm, is required. Professional office experience using Microsoft Office Suite including Teams, Outlook, Word, and Adobe needed.

The law firm provides legal services to clients including individuals and businesses throughout the District of Columbia, Virginia, and Maryland. The firm's practice areas include business law, construction law, design professional, land use, estate and trust, litigation, and real estate. Its team of attorneys has vast experience in these areas. The firm's office is located in Alexandria, Virginia.

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