Commercial Litigation Associate

  • Salary

    $130,000 - $150,000 Per Year

Experience

8 to 15 Years

Posted On

Sep 27, 2023

Company

PB Consulting

Travel Requirements

0%

Job Overview

Required Skills

  • Attorney
  • Litigation
  • Commercial
  • Commercial Litigation

Job Type

Full-time

Work Authorization

N/A

Location

Grand Rapids, MI

Job Description

Job Description

  • Interpret laws, rulings, and regulations for individuals and businesses involved in litigation.
  • Demonstrate an ability to cultivate and generate new client relationships.
  • Manage new and existing client relationships.
  • Conduct research and draft memos for partners.
  • Draft pleadings, motions, and briefs.
  • Attend legal proceedings, such as motion hearings, evidentiary hearings, mediations, and depositions.
  • Assist with all areas of discovery including, but not limited to; drafting discovery requests, drafting responses to discovery requests,
  • preparation of initial disclosures, and witness preparation.
  • Work with partner-level attorneys to determine documents and information to produce, manner of production, and selection of vendors.
  • Organize, review, and maintain documents produced; perform, supervise, or coordinate coding of case documents and development of databases and/or other litigation support applications.
  • Review and analyze documents for responsiveness to discovery requests.
  • Monitor the status and completeness of discovery responses.
  • Review and assemble deposition, trial, and motion exhibits.
  • Index and summarize deposition testimony and exhibits.
  • Gather impeaching materials for adverse experts including prior testimony, transcripts, articles, and publications.
  • Prepare trial materials.
  • Attend and assist at pretrial, trial, and post-trial proceedings.

 

SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Superior intellect and quick grasp of complex legal issues, as evidenced by superior grades in law school and/or work experience in similar settings.
  • Strong work ethic and willingness to work as needed to get any task done.
  • Good organizational and project management skills.
  • Proficient in the use of on-line legal research services and legal resources.
  • Superior legal writing skills.
  • Excellent oral communication.
  • Must have sound judgment. 
  • Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision. 
  • Demonstrates expertise in a variety of the field’s concepts, practices, and procedures.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and as a member of a team with internal and external contacts.
  • Ability to adapt to a changing environment and situations.
  • Proven willingness to work hard in a fast-paced atmosphere.
  • Experience with use of document/discovery data bases (e.g. Relativity).  

 

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND/OR TRAINING:

  • Must be a graduate of an accredited law school.
  • Admitted to practice law in the State of Michigan or ability to obtain admission upon commencement of employment.

Job ID: PC230151

  • Posted By

    William Christopher

Designation

Sr. Manager

Company

PB consulting

Last Login

Feb 27, 2024

Posted On

Sep 27, 2023


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