Family Attorney
The Ward Law Firm, PA
Lawrenceville, GA US
Posted ago
The Ward Law Firm, PA

Our law group is growing quickly and we are looking for a sharp family attorney who will zealously represent our clients, in and out of court, in all areas of family law. You’ll assist individuals in a variety of situations such as navigating prenuptial agreements and attending court hearings for divorce, alimony/spousal support, and child support. The prime candidate will have experience with a range of sensitive legal issues such as child abuse, child custody, and domestic violence, and be able to maintain composure, negotiate, and argue effectively even in emotional and high-stress situations. If you are passionate about helping people navigate some of the most difficult challenges they may face in their lives, start your application today

  • Help solve legal problems for clients through analyzing the situation, understanding their needs, and creating a strategic plan of action
  • Work closely with paralegals and senior partners to ensure swift action through the civil litigation process
  • Ensure clients are effectively represented at court hearings as needed
  • Keep client files properly organized and up to date
  • Prepare legal documents such as legal pleadings, motions, marital settlement agreements, contracts, judgments, and orders for a high volume of cases
  • Manage the division of marital assets, including real estate, during divorce proceedings when needed
  • Proven record of success in advocating for plaintiffs and defendants
  • Undergraduate degree with a legal background and Juris Doctor degree required
  • Member in good standing and actively involved with the ABA (American Bar Association)
  • Experience at a legal firm working on family law and real estate issues (determining marital property) for at least 1-2 years is required
  • Candidates should be great negotiators and communicators, specifically in situations when emotions and stress are high
  • Prior work or studies in criminal justice preferred
$80,000 - $100,000 yearly
About The Ward Law Firm, PA

At the Ward Law Firm, PA, we help parents protect the things that matter most! Our practice is focused on divorce and custody-related issues. We also assist our clients with other family law-related issues, such as legitimization, modification, and enforcement actions. One of the most important values our team shares is our commitment to protecting children. Children are often the ones who suffer the most through divorce cases and we are dedicated to ensuring they are kept out of the chaos that is all too common in family law cases.

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