Junior Attorney
Derek L. Hall, PC
Jackson, MS US
Posted ago
Derek L. Hall, PC
Our law firm has a full-time associate attorney position available now and we’re looking for the right professional to join our team. You will have the opportunity to learn from senior associates and litigation associates on legal issues and will provide legal counsel to existing clients. You’ll also be responsible for performing legal research, drafting documents, and keeping client files up to date. If you’ve successfully completed law school, passed the state bar exam, and are seeking a full-time opportunity to practice law with plenty of room for growth, start your application today!
Responsibilities
  • Collaborate with clients and senior associates and other staff to move cases toward resolution efficiently
  • Perform legal research, prepare for and attend hearings or other legal proceedings, and give general counsel under the supervision of senior associate attorneys
  • Analyze conflicts in legal matters, advise clients on solutions, and negotiate on behalf of clients
  • Create legal documents, including correspondence, briefs, motions, pleadings, contracts, affidavits, and settlement agreements for contract negotiations and proceedings
  • Keep files organized to make sure the most recent updates are accessible to other attorneys, paralegals, and staff

  • Develop and implement strategies to resolve the clients’ cases in a favorable and cost-effective manner.
  • Advise clients of their legal options and assist them in understanding the possible outcomes and risks involved in their case.

Qualifications
  • Prepared to learn from senior attorneys to meet our client needs and grow our client base
  • Successful completion of the bar exam
  • Active member of the American Bar Association (ABA)
  • Exceptional communication skills and problem-solving skills needed in order to work with all levels of staff and our clients
  • Completion of a Juris Doctor (J.D. degree) from an accredited law school
Compensation
$60,000 - $80,000 Annually
About Derek L. Hall, PC

Derek L. Hall, PC is a Ridgeland, Mississippi-based law firm that emphasizes personal growth and development for its employees and staff. We believe that our team is vital to the success of our business and to our clients. We encourage finding better ways to help our employees and our clients through proven processes that create benefits in personal growth, professional development, and overall happiness. We have a "never satisfied" mentality.


Come join our exciting, growing team.


TEAMWORK MAKES THE DREAM WORK.

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