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Senior Associate Attorney needed for Shelton office

Type Full-Time

Location Connecticut - Shelton

Job ID XL8A328725

Experience Level Midlevel Associate

Job Experience Min. 5 - Max. 8 Years

Ranking 3 : Mostly Business $$$

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

Practice Areas Personal Injury DefensePersonal Injury PlaintiffsLitigation - Personal Injury

2024-03-22 06:33:58

A law firm is seeking a Senior Associate Attorney for its Shelton, CT office. The ideal candidate will possess 5-8 years of experience in personal injury litigation, whether on the plaintiff or defense side, and demonstrate proficiency in court appearances, depositions, and jury trials.

Job Overview:

The Senior Associate Attorney will manage a caseload of personal injury litigation matters, represent clients in court proceedings, conduct depositions, and participate in jury trials. Strong verbal and writing skills are essential for effective communication with clients, opposing counsel, and the court.

Duties:

  • Manage a caseload of personal injury litigation matters from inception to resolution.
  • Conducted legal research and drafted legal documents, including pleadings, motions, and discovery requests/responses.
  • Represent clients in court proceedings, including hearings, motions, and trials.
  • Conduct and defend depositions of parties, witnesses, and experts.
  • Negotiate settlements with opposing counsel and insurance companies.

Requirements:

  • Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school.
  • Admission to the Connecticut State Bar (in good standing).
  • 5-8 years of experience in personal injury litigation.
  • Proven track record of court appearances, depositions, and jury trials.
  • Strong verbal and writing skills with attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.

Education:

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

Certifications:

  • Admission to the Connecticut State Bar.

Skills:

  • Proficiency in personal injury litigation.
  • Strong verbal and writing skills.
  • Legal research and writing.
  • Courtroom advocacy.
  • Negotiation skills.
  • Time management and organizational abilities.

The firm offers benefits, including health and dental insurance, a retirement plan, and 4 weeks of paid time off plus holidays.

This law firm is experienced in handling civil litigation. Their areas of practice include insurance defense, personal injury, appellate practice, arbitration, commercial and civil rights law, mediation, employment litigation, negligence, premises or products liability, toxic torts, and trucking litigation. The firm is located in Bridgeport, Connecticut.

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