Associate Attorney
C. E. Borman & Associates
Bryan, TX US
Posted ago
C. E. Borman & Associates

Are you an attorney looking to work with experienced attorneys and paralegals who will give you opportunities to further your legal career? If so, we are looking for you! Our firm is hiring an associate attorney who has family law experience.

We’re not just looking for a lawyer; we want someone with a passion for the law and for helping people. If you want to grow, and expand your legal skills and knowledge in a fast-paced, growth-oriented firm, then we might be your perfect fit.

Our mission is focused on creating growth, not only for our clients but for our team.

Our benefits include competitive pay, paid holidays, bonuses, retirement, and health insurance.

Responsibilities
  • Analyze conflicts in legal matters, advise clients on solutions, and negotiate on behalf of clients
  • Resolve cases efficiently by using communicating effectively with and working alongside senior attorneys and paralegals
  • Organize and maintain files to ensure accuracy for other attorneys, paralegals, and staff
  • Conduct legal research, prepare for and attend hearings and/or other legal proceedings, and provide legal counsel with the help of senior associate attorneys

  • Responsible for the competent provision of legal services including legal research; drafting motions, pleadings, orders, judgments, and status updates; and overseeing and analyzing discovery
  • Manage the full discovery process including strategies for the overall success of cases

Qualifications
  • Has a Juris Doctor (J.D. degree) from an accredited law school
  • Prepared to learn from senior attorneys to meet our client needs and grow our client base
  • Effective communication skills and problem-solving skills are necessary to work with all levels of staff and clients

  • 3+ years family law legal experience (first chair experience in 5+ contested property and 5+ contested custody bench trials)
  • Licensed and in good standing with the Texas Bar
  • Effective and clear communicator
  • Must be able to track and meet minimum billable requirements
  • Excellent and creative writer
  • Knowledge of basic use of computers
  • Proficiency with Word, Outlook, Dropbox, electronic legal research, and basic case management
  • A positive attitude and perspective of seeing challenges as opportunities for growth

Compensation
$65,000 - $90,000 plus bonuses
About C. E. Borman & Associates

C.E. Borman & Associates is a family law team of attorneys and legal professionals who provide straight talk and honest advice. We’re here to support our clients through the legal landmines with patience, compassion, and integrity.

Our fearless leader is Texas attorney Channa Borman. She is an honest, down-to-earth, straight-talking attorney who focuses her practice on divorce and family law.

Our law firm managers are dedicated to hiring and training legal and administrative professionals who go above the standard. Attorneys and legal staff members work together to implement best practices that benefit the team's goal to create a higher standard and professional quality of work. Other benefits include competitive pay, paid holidays, bonuses, retirement, and health insurance.

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