Employment Litigation Associate Attorney – Portland, OR
National boutique law firm attorneys located in major cities nationwide consistently identify and respond to new ways workplace law intersects business. We help employers develop proactive strategies, strong policies and business-oriented solutions to cultivate high-functioning workforces that are engaged, stable and diverse, and share our clients' goals to emphasize inclusivity and respect for the contribution of every employee. The Firm is ranked in the First Tier nationally in the category of Labor and Employment Litigation, as well as in both Employment Law and Labor Law on behalf of Management, in the U.S. News - Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms”.
This position is located in our Portland, OR Office. Duties and Responsibilities: · Defend and litigate lawsuits involving a broad range of employment-related claims and agency charges of discrimination · Advise, counsel, and train employers on various employment and labor law issues · Represent employers in court, before administrative agencies, at mediations, and in arbitration in employment matters, including class/collective actions and discrimination, harassment, retaliation, contract, employment tort, and non-compete cases Skills and Educational Requirements: · JD from accredited law school, with excellent academic credentials · 3-5+ years of experience, employment law background strongly preferred · Current OR Bar admission or ability to obtain admission · Understanding of current agency (state and federal) procedures · Excellent written and oral communication skills · Attention to detail and commitment to excellence · Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment · Strong organizational, time management, and project management skills · Commitment to professionalism, collegiality, and teamwork?
Compensation will be commensurate with experience, salary is flexible depending on the candidate
Prestigious law firm provides great environment and working atmosphere.
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