Attorney
Attorney Sharon Jackson, LLC
Lawrenceville, GA US
Posted ago
Attorney Sharon Jackson, LLC

We are looking for an experienced attorney to help our clients achieve favorable outcomes with family law legal cases. You will advocate for clients, advise them on the best course of action, and implement their legal support plan. You should have previous trial experience, be able to manage a heavy caseload, and use your general counsel experience and interpersonal skills to mentor our lower-level associates to ensure a continued legacy of prosperity. If this sounds like an opportunity that is ideal for you, please contact us today.

Responsibilities
  • Perform research, draft briefs, pleadings, and motions
  • Maintain knowledge of local, state, and federal statutes and applicable laws
  • Counsel associates to resolve or prevent conflicts
  • Attend court hearings on behalf of clients and argue motions
  • Get appropriate documents prepared, such as motions, pleadings, notices, and discovery requests and responses

  • Draft legal briefs and orders
  • Prepare for and attend trials and lead mediation including strategizing with the client for the desired outcome
  • Adapt to firm systems, policies and procedures
  • Work in a timely and profitable manner including meeting billable hour requirements
  • Fit in with a culture of excellence, quality, performing work right the 1st time, and meeting deadlines on time
  • Trainable and open to learning
  • Use technology and software with comfort and ease
  • Strong administrative skills
  • Ability to work as needed to get the job done effectively
  • Stable work history and good references
  • Honest, trustworthy and ethical
  • Provide excellent client services while remaining profitable

Qualifications
  • Admitted to local and state bar associations
  • Work independently while handling a heavy caseload
  • Persuasive writing skills and verbal communication skills are critical, along with time management and interpersonal skills
  • Five years of experience as a senior associate in the legal industry
  • Completion of a 4-year bachelor’s degree, as well as 3-year law degree from an accredited law school

  • 3-5 years of experience in family law as an attorney
  • Previous experience advocating for clients in trials, mediation, and hearings
  • Work independently while handling a moderate caseload

Compensation
$90,000 - $120,000
About Attorney Sharon Jackson, LLC

Small family law firm. Strong Covid-19 safety policies. Onsite and remote work required. High-Speed internet connection at home and secure, private work area at home. Excellent benefits (medical, dental, vision, 401k, PTO) and opportunity for growth. This is a fast-moving work environment that requires the ability to think and move quickly and to multitask. We have old school, old-fashion work values, a non-office politics team, and high-tech tools and equipment. You are seeking high confidence closer.

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