Family Lawyer
Law Offices of Elizabeth A. Douglas, PLLC
White Plains, New York US
Posted ago
Law Offices of Elizabeth A. Douglas, PLLC

Our law firm is seeking a tech-savvy and experienced family law attorney who can assist our clients in navigating the sensitive legal issues of family law, including child custody, surrogacy, child support, and domestic violence. Jobseekers should be equally familiar with prenuptial agreements, contested divorce, maintenance, child support, and real estate, and be able to effectively engage in oral debate and negotiation even in highly stressful and emotional situations.

If you are driven by an opportunity to help people during one of the toughest times in their lives and have a proven track record of success, apply now.

Responsibilities
  • Communicate with senior partners and paralegals to effectively move through the civil litigation process
  • Organize and maintain client files to ensure they are kept current
  • Handle the division of marital assets, including real estate, during divorce proceedings as needed
  • Ensure clients are effectively represented at court hearings as needed
  • Assist clients effectively by understanding their needs analyzing the situation then strategizing and deciding on a proper course of action
Qualifications
  • Great negotiation and communication skills, particularly in stressful and emotional situations
  • Strong knowledge base of representing plaintiffs and defendants

  • At least 5 years of SOLID family and matrimonial law experience
  • Must have excellent legal writing skills
  • Must be licensed to practice law in the State of New York
  • Licensed to practice law in the State of Connecticut is a plus but not a requirement

Compensation
$90,000 - $120,000 yearly
About Law Offices of Elizabeth A. Douglas, PLLC

The Law Offices Of Elizabeth A. Douglas, PLLC,  is not like other law firms. We are innovative and entrepreneurial in every respect. Our firm focuses on family law. We are passionate about helping our clients through their most difficult trials when their families are at risk. If you are interested in growing professionally and personally in an environment that promotes growth in a collegial atmosphere, this may be the opportunity for you. We value our team. We want you to succeed and to have a fantastic legal career. We want employees for life.

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