Defense Litigation Associate Mass Torts

New York Permanent $115,000 - $140,000 per year
  • Hybrid office
  • Collegial office culture

About Our Client

Founded over 200 years ago my client provides a full range of legal and professional services for clients across New York state, as well as nationally and internationally. They are among the country's top law firms as ranked by The National Law Journal.

The firm's more than 200 lawyers practice among offices throughout New York state in Albany, Buffalo, Ithaca, New York City, Rochester, Saratoga Springs, Syracuse, Uniondale and White Plains, as well as in New Haven, Connecticut and Newark, New Jersey.

Job Description

  • Research various issues and collaborate with senior attorneys about strategies
  • Taking and defending depositions on a regular basis
  • Manage discovery and e-discovery as needed
  • Draft reports to clients, memoranda, pleadings, motions, etc., including significant and complex motion practice
  • Participate in trial/ADR planning and preparation
  • Represent clients at courtroom appearances

The Successful Applicant

  • 3+ years of meaningful state and federal experience
  • NY and NJ admission (or ability to waive into NJ) required
  • Commercial litigation experience needed
  • Must have strong deposition, motion, pleading, and e-discovery experience
  • Ability to work with diverse personalities within various levels of the organization
  • Must exhibit well-developed interpersonal and client relation skills
  • Military experience welcome!

What's on Offer

You will have the opportunity to work for a highly reputable firm within the defense litigation space all while maintaining great work/life balance.

Andrea Zdralea
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Legal Subsector
Professional Services & Consultancy
New York
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Andrea Zdralea
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