Campbell, Yost, Clare & Norell (CYCN), a top-rated litigation firm, has an opening for a full-time associate attorney in litigation. 3 years of experience in litigation is preferred. The position responsibilities include:
Ability to work in a fast-paced litigation environment.
Proficiently using word-processing software (Word) and legal research software.
Critical thinking skills, including identifying case issues and case strategies.
Proactively tracking and meeting due dates, deadlines, and following up on pending matters.
Conducting witness interviews.
Analyzing and summarizing discovery documents and depositions.
Planning for and taking depositions, including expert witnesses.
Traveling for state-wide and out of state depositions, court hearings, and meetings.
Drafting legal pleadings, including Answers, disclosure statements, discovery requests, and motions.
Appearing for court hearings and oral arguments.
Assisting with and participating in trial activities, including preparation of motions in limine, witness preparations, direct and cross-examinations.
Independently but collaboratively performing case tasks for supervising attorneys.
Entering time in billing software program with supervision as needed.
Responding to phone calls and emails from clients, witnesses, and other attorneys in a professional manner.
CYCN offers excellent competitive benefits, including health insurance, 401K, profit sharing, paid vacation, and personal time off. The successful applicant will have solid litigation skills and experience, be attentive to detail, be able to prioritize, and have good working knowledge of medical malpractice statutes and rules and civil litigation processes and deadlines. We look forward to receiving inquires and resumes from qualified candidates at the E-mail listed above.