Associate Attorney with Rio Rancho office Job in Rio Rancho, NM Near Me - 261507 |

Associate Attorney with Rio Rancho office

Type Full-Time

Location New Mexico - Rio Rancho

Job ID YUXR261507

Experience Level Junior Associate

Job Experience Min. 2 - Max. 7 Years

Client Type Mostly Business $$$

Practice Areas Water Law

2022-07-22 06:56:59

Rio Rancho office of our client seeks an associate attorney with experience. The candidate will have the opportunity to learn from senior associates and litigation associates on legal issues and will provide legal counsel to existing clients. Will be responsible for performing legal research, drafting documents, and keeping client files up to date. Assist clients in determining a proper solution to legal conflicts and determine the best course of action. Organize and maintain files to ensure accuracy for other attorneys, paralegals, and staff. Draft documents such as correspondence, pleadings, motions, briefs, affidavits, settlement agreements, and contracts to be used in proceedings and contract negotiations. Conduct legal research, prepare for and attend hearings and/or other legal proceedings, and provide legal counsel with the help of senior associate attorneys. Communicate with senior associates, paralegals, and clients to ensure cases are handled efficiently. Must have successfully passed the State Bar exam.

The candidate should have solid communication skills and problem-solving skills in order to work with clients, staff members, and senior attorneys. Must have completion of a Juris Doctor (J.D. degree) from an accredited law school.

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