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Litigation Associate Attorney

Route Networking Group - Boise, ID

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The litigation associate attorney is responsible for managing cases from beginning to end and they must have a strong desire to gain trial experience. They should have a passion for working hard, superior writing and analytical skills, and the ability to work as part of a team in a fast-paced, collaborative work environment. While our client certainly expects everyone on their team to work hard, they also appreciate and respect that they have a life outside of work. Therefore, they reduced their annual billable hour requirement in 2017 to 1,680, which is lower than industry standard.

Our client is consistently recognized regionally and nationally recognized as an exceptional trial firm. After reviewing their firm’s casework and conducting extensive interviews with their clients and other Idaho litigators, Benchmark Litigation named our client's firm the “Idaho Litigation Firm of the Year” for the 4th consecutive year.

Essential job Functions:

  • Handle discovery
  • Prepare briefs
  • Take and defend depositions
  • Prepare and argue motions
  • Retain experts
  • Communicate timely updates to clients
  • Assist with trials

Other Responsibilities:

  • Perform other work-related duties as assigned

COMPETENCIES:

  • Client service-oriented attitude
  • Effective communicator
  • Proactive
  • Seeks challenges
  • Problem solver
  • Analytical
  • Detail-oriented
  • Extremely organized
  • Professional
  • Thrives in high pressure work environment

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY:

  • None

REQUIRED EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

  • J.D.
  • Active Idaho State Bar license or eligible for reciprocity
  • At least 2 years of civil litigation defense experience, preferably medical malpractice
  • Experience with eDiscovery software
  • Judicial clerkship preferred

COMPENSATION:

  • Salary (commensurate with experience)
  • Quarterly bonuses based on professional development goals
  • Insurance: health, vision & dental, including annual contribution to Health Savings Accounts (HSA)
  • 401k
  • Life insurance
  • Long-term disability insurance
  • Idaho State Bar (ISB) dues
  • Discounted gym memberships at The Gym at Eighth & Main and Kvell Fitness

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, copiers and filing cabinets. This position requires the ability to occasionally lift files and boxes, up to 30 pounds.

OTHER DUTIES:

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties and responsibilities may change at any time with or without notice.



Posted On: Monday, February 10, 2020

Tagged: Legal


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