Associate Attorney
The Defense Firm
Las Vegas, NV US
Posted ago
The Defense Firm

Looking for a hard-working, dedicated lawyer who is passionate about practicing Criminal Defense. Preferably with 6 months to 3 years experience in Criminal Defense. Skilled in legal research and legal writing is a must.

Responsibilities
  • Review client issues on legal matters, analyze available options, and diligently work to determine the best course of action
  • Conduct legal research, prepare for and attend hearings and/or other legal proceedings, and provide legal counsel with the help of senior associate attorneys
  • Draft documents such as correspondence, pleadings, motions, briefs, affidavits, settlement agreements, and contracts to be used proceedings and contract negotiations
  • Organize and maintain files to ensure accuracy for other attorneys, paralegals, and staff
  • Resolve cases efficiently by using communicating effectively with and working alongside senior attorneys and paralegals
Qualifications
  • Applicants must have successfully passed the state bar exam
  • Completion of a Juris Doctor (J.D. degree) from an accredited law school
  • Active membership with the American Bar Association (ABA)
  • Exceptional communication skills and problem-solving skills needed in order to work with all levels of staff and our clients

  • 6 months to 3 years of Criminal Defense expierence

Compensation
$80,000
About The Defense Firm

Our goal at The Defense Firm is to provide the best defense possible for our clients. We do so through relentless preparation and hard work. We take no shortcuts when fighting for their life and liberty. This is what separates us from any other law firm in town. We understand the difficulty, stress, confusion, and fear they and their loved ones may be going through when faced with criminal charges. Our job at The Defense Firm is to give them some peace of mind and to fight for them. We want our clients to know that we are in their corner. This is our passion, and this is who we are.

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