Attorney
The Law Offices of Marjory Cajoux
New York, NY US
Posted ago
The Law Offices of Marjory Cajoux

Dynamic and rapidly growing law firm in the heart of downtown Brooklyn committed to providing outstanding client service in matters of complex Real Estate, Matrimonial, Immigration, and Probate Administration seeks an experienced Junior Litigation Attorney who is ready to represent our existing clients. The ideal candidate will work closely with the firm’s senior attorney, clients, and administrative staff. If you have the ability to handle a diverse caseload, have stellar research and writing skills, can prioritize competing deadlines and tasks, and can communicate effectively, please start your application today!

Responsibilities
  • Counsel clients by assessing options and determining the best course of action for a successful outcome
  • Determine case strategies and solutions to serve clients’ needs after analysis
  • Prepare various legal documents, such as motions, pleadings, briefs, and correspondence
  • Represent clients in court to argue motions during legal proceedings
  • Manage administrative assistants, paralegals, and law clerks

  • Work with senior litigation attorney on all phases of litigation (including court conferences, depositions, motions, discovery and investigation, mediation, and trial preparations)
  • Independently manage a litigation caseload
  • Draft motions, pleadings, Summons and Complaints, discovery requests, briefs, and client communications
  • Represent clients in court with hearings and depositions (Matrimonial, Real Estate, Personal Injury, and Immigration)
  • Assist with trial preparation
  • Communicate with clients and provide status reports

Qualifications
  • Work independently while handling a heavy caseload
  • Advanced computer skills working with legal research programs (Westlaw and Lexis) required
  • Ability to use Microsoft Office is required
  • Successful completion of accredited law school with Juris Doctorate (J.D.) degree with 2 years of related experience
  • Prior experience working in a law firm for a minimum of 1-2 years required

  • At least 3 years of litigation experience
  • The ideal candidate will excel in a team setting and have a desire for significant responsibilities
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to self-direct
  • Strong academic credentials
  • Admission to the New York bar is required

Compensation
$90,000
About The Law Offices of Marjory Cajoux

The Law Offices of Marjory Cajoux believes delivering stellar legal representation begins and ends with our staff and are seeking employees who want to be a part of a great mission, a diverse staff and culture, where first names are used for everyone, and doors are always open. A place where delivering exceptional customer service to our clients and their families is our number #1 priority. If this sounds like a team that you want to be a part of, start your application today!

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