Trusts, Estates & Elder Law Associate Attorney
Willis Law Group LLC
Hackensack, NJ US
Posted ago
Willis Law Group LLC
Are you a recent law school graduate looking to work with experienced attorneys and paralegals who will give you opportunities to further your legal career? If so, we are looking for you! Our firm is hiring an associate attorney who will support us by conducting legal research, drafting documents, maintaining client files, and assisting with legal counsel. The ideal candidate will have some courtroom experience and strong legal research and writing skills. If you’re ready to jump-start your growth in the industry and learn how to strategize in the courtroom to successfully represent clients, reach out to us today!
Responsibilities
  • Draft documents such as correspondence, pleadings, motions, briefs, affidavits, settlement agreements, and contracts to be used proceedings and contract negotiations
  • Organize and maintain files to ensure accuracy for other attorneys, paralegals, and staff
  • Resolve cases efficiently by using communicating effectively with and working alongside senior attorneys and paralegals
  • Analyze conflicts in legal matters, advise clients on solutions, and negotiate on behalf of clients
  • Attend court hearings or other legal proceedings, perform legal research, and work with senior associate attorneys to provide legal advice

  • Organize and maintain files to ensure file accuracy
  • Collaborate with clients, senior attorney 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 attorney

Qualifications
  • Has a Juris Doctor (J.D. degree) from an accredited law school
  • Ability to work with senior attorneys to best serve client needs and grow our client base
  • Solid communication skills and problem-solving skills required in order to work with clients, staff members and senior attorneys
  • Member in good standing and actively involved with the ABA (American Bar Association)
  • Successful completion of the bar exam

  • Ability to work with senior attorney to best serve client needs and grow our client base

Compensation
Consummate with experience, up to $72,500, plus file origination commissions
About Willis Law Group LLC

At Willis Law Group LLC, we concentrate solely on matters of Elder Law and Estate Planning, and that differentiates us from other firms. By focusing entirely on Elder Law and Estate Planning, our clients receive the level of commitment that is required to properly manage the assets they worked so hard to acquire over the course of their lifetime.

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