Experienced Family Law Associate

Required Qualifications

  • Licensed to practice law in Texas.
  • J.D. from accredited law school, with superior academic credentials.
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills.
  • A commitment to working ethically and always in the best interests of clients.
  • Strong legal research, writing, and advocacy skills.
  • The ability to multitask, think proactively and function effectively in a team atmosphere, but also handle significant individual responsibilities.
  • Must be a self-starter and able to work in a fast-paced, demanding setting.
  • Excellent written, interpersonal, analytical and communication skills.

Job Responsibilities

  • Assisting with and conducting (with mentorship) all aspects of family litigation matters.
  • Proficiency in drafting all aspects of litigation (pleadings, discovery, and motion practice).
  • Handling hearings, depositions, mediations, and other legal work.
  • Being an ambassador for the firm in the Dallas community.
  • Conducting legal research and analysis as part of the ongoing strategy of a case.
  • Client management and development.
  • Keeping up to date on developing case law.
  • Developing relationships with your colleagues and adding to a vibrant firm culture.
  • Preparing and filing legal documents in state courts, including e-filings.
  • Providing case analysis and strategy regarding active matters.
  • Documenting control and data management in production and discovery.
  • Communicating with courts, clients, co-counsel, and opposing counsel.

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