Alchemy Legal

Employment Attorney (3+ Years of Experience) – West Orange, NJ

Alchemy Legal - West Orange, NJ

Employment Attorney (3+ Years of Experience) – West Orange, NJ

Medium/Large law firm is seeking an experienced employment team advises companies of all sizes and provides experienced counsel to help navigate the complex maze of federal and state employment laws and regulations. We help minimize our clients’ exposure to employment claims, including litigation relating to discrimination, harassment or retaliation and other potentially costly actions. In cases where litigation cannot be avoided, our seasoned attorneys are prepared to vigorously represent clients in federal and state courts as well as in administrative proceedings before federal and state agencies. Our highly regarded group is recognized annually in Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business.

The firm’s Employment Group seeks a talented professional to join our team. As part of the Employment group, you will get the opportunity to work on complex and challenging assignments alongside leaders in the field.

Requirements:

  • 3+ years of employment litigation experience defending discrimination, retaliation, restrictive covenants and wage and hour litigation in the state and federal courts of NJ and NY and before government agencies.
  • Experience with all facets of employment litigation from responding to initial pleading, pre-trial discovery (including interviewing witnesses, drafting discovery requests and responses, depositions, reviewing documents), preparing and responding to various motions and trial preparation.
  • Experience providing advice and counsel to employers on various employment-related issues including wage and hour, mitigation of risk, performance management, and workplace accommodations, leave laws, and reductions-in-force, and experience drafting employment agreements, employment handbooks and related policies.
  • Working knowledge of federal, New Jersey, New York State and New York City employment laws.
  • Excellent academic credentials, legal research, drafting and writing ability, and analytical and verbal communication skills are required.
  • Must be a self-starter and able to work independently.

New Jersey and New York bar admission required. This position is located in our West Orange, NJ office.

 

Compensation will be commensurate with experience, salary is flexible depending on the candidate

Prestigious Law Firm provides great environment and working atmosphere.

To hear more (confidentially of course), please email your resume along with salary expectations.

Thank you!

Phillip Prodehl

Alchemy Legal

Nationwide Legal Recruitment and Placement

pvp(at)alchemylegal(dot)com



Posted On: Wednesday, January 19, 2022



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