Transactional Attorney
The Titus Law Firm
Houston, TX US
Posted ago
The Titus Law Firm

Experienced Transactional Attorney

Our busy law firm is growing and we are looking for talent that works hard to represent our clients well. The prime candidate will work seamlessly with both senior partners as well as administrative staff in an effort to effectively serve our clients. If you have excellent research and writing skills, can easily use today’s technology and communicate effectively across all levels, we would love to connect!

Responsibilities
  • Perform research, draft briefs, pleadings, and motions
  • Keep apprised of changes to local, state, and federal statutes and laws
  • Attend court hearings on behalf of clients and argue motions
  • Supervise and mentor lower level attorneys in proper conflict resolution techniques
  • Prepare legal documents, such as pleadings, motions, notices, and discovery requests/responses

  • Perform research, draft briefs, pleadings, and motions
  • Advise clients by weighing available options toward a successful outcome and plan a course of action
  • Determine case strategies and solutions to serve client's needs after analysis
  • Work closely with and provide leadership to administrative staff concerning client billing, client meetings, and invoicing, as well as finalizing client projects
  • Appear in court on behalf of clients and argue motions during legal proceedings
  • Diligently manage case load, client meetings, billables, and finalized projects
  • Draft and review contracts such as indemnities, warranties, and representations
  • Assist clients with entity formation by creating structure, and organizational charts, determining appropriate members, managers, and shareholders
  • Mitigate potential issues with roles and responsibilities within an organization
  • Draft shareholder agreements, operating agreements, incentive share agreements, bylaws, and partnership agreements
  • Negotiate purchase and sale agreements as buyer's or seller's counsel

Qualifications
  • Active member in good standing with local and state bar associations
  • At least 5 years of experience working as a senior associate attorney
  • Applicants must have trial, mediation, and arbitration representation experience
  • Able to work independently while handling multiple files
  • Exceptional time management and interpersonal skills are desired, as are exceptional writing and verbal communication skills

  • Minimum 3 years of transactional experience working in a law firm environment
  • Graduation from law school with Juris Doctorate (J.D.) degree and experience in representing clients for at least 3 years
  • Candidates must currently be a member of the Texas Bar Association - active member preferred
  • TBLS certification is a plus, but not required
  • Advanced computer skills working with legal research programs (Westlaw and Lexis) required
  • Case Management software knowledge preferred
  • Decision-making, public speaking, problem-solving, interpersonal skills, and communication skills are a must
  • Able to work independently while handling multiple files

Compensation
$90,000 - $180,000 DOE + Monthly Bonus
About The Titus Law Firm

An up and coming Law firm that is growing exponentially. We are looking to add someone that will fit the culture and is passionate about our niche market. We primarily focus on Real Estate, Probate, Business, Estate Planning and SEC.

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