Associate Attorney
The Law Office of Terri Herron
Roswell, GA US
Posted ago
The Law Office of Terri Herron

Under the direction of the principal attorney, owner, or legal administrator, the associate attorney must have the ability to work effectively as a team member while also handling an individual caseload of roughly 70 cases. The associate attorney must have a strong commitment to achieving excellent results for our clients through intelligent and aggressive advocacy. The associate attorney must also have a strong commitment to advocating for and willingness to work hard to serve our clients. Positive attitude and ability to work well with a variety of people. The associate attorney must be able to negotiate and must demonstrate leadership skills and possess excellent oral advocacy skills, thorough writing skills, solid negotiation skills. 

Responsibilities

  • Manages a large caseload
  • Manage full case handling responsibilities from inception through close
  • Must communicate with current clients within 24 hours of receipt of current client communication. If received on a Friday after 5:00 PM, must be responded to by 10:00 AM the following Monday unless it is Urgent or an Emergency which will need an immediate response within the hour if at all possible
  • Develop a strategic approach and provide effective direction to paralegals and legal assistants in order to delegate the work needed to be completed by support team
  • Work as part of a team with all levels of experiences
  • Cultivate relationships with the firms existing and future clients
  • Weekly case reviews
  • All firm and client documents are handled, stored, and drafted according to the document management Policy and Procedure for the same
  • Tasks to be completed proactively and ahead of scheduled internal deadlines. All requested tasks from PLA, Sr. Associate, or another direct supervisor to be complied with proactively

Qualifications

  • Be a graduate of an accredited law school and be licensed to practice law for Georgia. Be in good standing with the Georgia BAR Association
  • We're willing to train the right candidate, but the experience is preferred

Compensation
$65,000
About The Law Office of Terri Herron

We're a Family Law Firm serving Atlanta and the surrounding areas.

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