Employment Litigation Defense Attorney

Location: San Diego, CA
Date Posted: 21-06-2017
Title: Employment Litigation Attorney
Full-time Direct Hire
Location: San Diego 


West Coast Law firm with 8 offices with over 70 attorneys is currently looking for an EXPERIENCED EMPLOYMENT LITIGATION DEFENSE ATTORNEY, WITH AT LEAST 3+ YEARS OF STRONG LITIGATION EXPERIENCE to join their litigation team. This position is located in San Diego but requires travel to several jurisdictions within California. A successful candidate would already have excelled in defending civil litigation matters.

ONLY CANDIDATES POSSESSING STRONG EMPLOYMENT LITIGATION EXPERIENCE WILL BE CONSIDERED.
Responsibilities: 
  • Be able to develop a theme that is more compelling than any plaintiff ploy for sympathy or anger
  • Be unwilling to accept mediocrity or the average or the standard or the norm in anything
  • Reasonable billable hours, with an emphasis on quality and success
  • Ability to manage full case handling responsibilities, including all facets of discovery and trial
  • Independently handle court appearances, depositions, briefs, and trials
  • Work as part of a team with all levels of experiences
  • Routine communications with clients
  • Cultivate relationships with the Firm’s existing and future clients
  • Provide leadership and direction with respect to less experienced attorneys
Position Requirements:
  • JD from an ABA approved school
  • Must be licensed in CA
  • Must have 3 plus years of solid litigation experience, specifically with litigation support, deposition and trial preparation
  • Experience handling insurance defense matters preferred
  • Experience with time management systems
  • Proficiency in MS Suite, specifically Word, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Ability to think and act independently and with minimal supervision
  • Outstanding listening, verbal and written communication skills
  • Professional appearance and demeanor
To be considered, please send your resume on a Word document.  
Fred Orta
Business Development Manager
JBA
1192 N. Lake Avenue
Pasadena, CA 91104
Phone 626 844-1400 
Direct 626-204-6918
www.jbalegals.com
 
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