Family Law Attorney - Domestic Relations
Halligan LLC
Denver, CO US
Posted ago
Halligan LLC

Our firm is looking for an exemplary and highly skilled attorney who has a passion for helping people who are going through a wide range of family law issues, including divorce, child custody, and post-decree issues. We’re looking for an attorney who can immediately provide clients with outstanding representation and take full responsibility for case files. Our ideal candidate must have compassion, dedication, and the ability to build relationships with clients. In addition, you must be successful at advocating on behalf of clients and have at least 1 year of family law experience. 

If you are an attorney who enjoys mentoring and collaborating within the firm and seeks to be one of the best in this practice, this is the right position for you!

Salary is commensurate with skill and experience. The range is $80,000 to $120,000 annually. For the right candidate, we offer a highly competitive base salary and an opportunity to earn regular bonus compensation for production and performance. Included in the compensation package are attorney registration dues, paid time off, dental, vision, and health insurance, an internet stipend, and a retirement plan. 


  • Take ownership and responsibility for all aspects of the client's case such as discovery, filings; mediation; pretrial hearings, motion hearings, and trials
  • Meet 100% deadlines
  • Manage cases efficiently with the legal team
  • Conduct client meetings including consolations, and recommend strategies
  • Delegate and supervise work to paralegals and legal assistants
  • Attend, lead, and effectively communicate with the legal team in regular case management meetings
  • Review and revises motions, letters, filings, and documents prepared or received in each case
  • Develop and implement strategies that assist clients in resolving matters
  • Meet and/or exceed billable hours requirements


  • An attorney who is empathetic and able to maintain a reasonable and logical perspective
  • An attorney who can contribute to developing the strategy of a case
  • An attorney with the ability to read financial statements, and understand community property
  • An attorney who has the confidence necessary to fierily advocate your position to opposing parties and judges.
  • A collaborative colleague who enjoys working as a team member and considers other perspectives
  • An attorney with the ability to use good judgment when helping a client set priorities along with being able to juggle tasks and quickly shift gears while being effective and efficient
  • An attorney with solid family law experience
  • Conducts legal research and can manage client budget
  • An attorney who knows and understands every aspect of each of their cases at any given time
  • A member with a great work ethic and maintains composed with a good attitude when faced with adversities
  • An attorney with a minimum of 1 solid year practicing Family law

$120,000 - $200,000
About Halligan LLC

How to Apply

We are excited to hear from the candidates! If this opportunity aligns with you, we look forward to reviewing your credentials and learning more about you and your career goals! Please follow these instructions. APPLICATIONS THAT DO NOT FOLLOW INSTRUCTIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.

Please upload both a cover letter and a resume through this site: Your cover letter should explain what you believe are the three most important qualities or values for a family law attorney and why they are important. Also, in your cover letter, please share the qualities you possess and how they have helped you in your family law practice. 

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