Associate Attorney
Kimbrough Legal, PLLC
Austin, TX US
Posted ago
Kimbrough Legal, PLLC

Our law firm has a full-time associate attorney position available now and we’re looking for the right professional to join our team. You will have the opportunity to learn from senior associates and litigation associates on legal issues and will provide legal counsel to existing clients. You’ll also be responsible for performing legal research, drafting documents, and keeping client files up to date. If you’ve successfully completed law school, passed the state bar exam, and are seeking a full-time opportunity to practice law with plenty of room for growth, start your application today!

Responsibilities
  • Review client issues on legal matters, analyze available options, and diligently work to determine the best course of action
  • Collaborate with clients and senior associates and other staff to move cases toward resolution efficiently
  • Prepare correspondence and legal documents such as contracts, pleadings, briefs, affidavits, motions, and settlement agreements for contract negotiations and proceedings
  • Attend court hearings or other legal proceedings, perform legal research, and work with senior associate attorneys to provide legal advice
  • Organize and maintain files to ensure accuracy for other attorneys, paralegals, and staff
Qualifications
  • Juris Doctorate (J.D.) degree required from an accredited law school
  • Solid communication skills and problem-solving skills required in order to work with clients, staff members and senior attorneys
  • Candidates must have passed the bar exam
  • Willingness to learn from senior attorneys to meet our client needs and grow our client base

To be successful in this role you will need:

  • Admission to the Texas Bar
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience handling family law cases (non-negotiable)
  • Ability to track billable hours
  • Advanced knowledge of computer technology and the Internet (MS Word and Excel) and the ability to learn new programs easily
  • Multi-tasking skills and the ability to work well under pressure
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Reliability and dependability
  • Problem analysis and problem-solving
  • For working from home: fast internet connection (20MB+) and a quiet work environment for receiving and making professional calls

Compensation
$80,000 - $100,000 yearly
About Kimbrough Legal, PLLC

Kimbrough Legal, PLLC provides clients in Austin, San Antonio, and the surrounding areas with bold, passionate legal representation for family law and criminal defense cases. We’re good at what we do because we follow one simple principle: the client comes first. It’s why we pride ourselves on creating thoughtful client-centered solutions that are both practical and accessible for those we serve. We represent people from all walks of life, whether it’s a first-time DWI offender to spouses locked in contentious divorces.

APPLY NOW
Acceptable file formats include .doc, .docx, .pdf, .txt.
By applying, you consent to WizeHire's  Privacy Policy  and  Terms of Service.