Criminal Defense Attorney Job in Las Vegas, NV Near Me - 317540 |

Criminal Defense Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location Nevada - Las Vegas

Job ID WA3K317540

Experience Level Midlevel Associate

Job Experience Min. 3 Years

Ranking 3 : Mostly Business $$$

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

Practice Areas Criminal Law - Defense

2024-01-11 09:49:10

A law firm in Las Vegas is seeking an experienced Criminal Defense Attorney with a minimum of 3 years of experience. The successful candidate will be responsible for preparing legal documents, conducting research, attending legal proceedings, providing legal counsel, negotiating on behalf of clients, and supervising support staff. The majority of cases will involve DUI and domestic violence.



  • Prepare contracts, briefs, motions, and other legal documents.
  • Conduct legal research to support case strategies.
  • Prepare for and attend various legal proceedings.
  • Provide legal counsel in collaboration with senior associates.
  • Negotiate on behalf of clients.
  • Maintain detailed and accurate client records.
  • Supervise paralegals and administrative assistants.
  • Demonstrate strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Utilize strong negotiation and problem-solving skills.
  • Collaborate with colleagues to best serve clients.



  • 3+ years of experience as a Criminal Defense Attorney.
  • Must be licensed in Nevada.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong negotiation and problem-solving skills.



Juris Doctor (JD) from an accredited law school.



Must be licensed to practice law in Nevada.



  • Experience in criminal defense, particularly in DUI and domestic violence cases.
  • Strong legal research and writing skills.
  • Ability to prepare and manage legal documents.
  • Supervisory skills to oversee paralegals and administrative assistants.
  • Strong negotiation and problem-solving skills.
  • Collaborative approach to work effectively with colleagues.

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