North Carolina General Litigation attorneys – Latitude has many North Carolina preeminent clients that are always looking for quality legal talent and are not advertising these job opportunities. If you are actively looking for a new position, or curious as to what opportunities may be out there and want to get a head start on future applicants, Latitude is here to help you find these roles. We are seeking general litigation attorneys (corporate, insurance, commercial, product liability, and more) for engagement and permanent positions with AmLaw and boutique firms. These positions, depending upon the firm, can be remote, hybrid or in-office.
Responsibilities of the General Litigation Attorney:
Efficiently and competently research complicated legal issues
Draft pleadings, motions, memoranda of law, discovery requests and responses, legal correspondence, etc.
Handle all aspects of discovery, including taking depositions
Communicate clearly both orally and in writing
Requirements for the General Litigation Attorney:
At least 3 years of litigation experience at a large firm or a sophisticated boutique
Licensed and in good standing in state of residence
J.D. from an accredited, preferably first-tier, law school
Position Details for the General Litigation Attorney:
Type of Role: Permanent, Engagement or Engagement to Hire
Schedule: Flexible (full-time, part-time or anywhere in-between)
Location: In office, Hybrid or Remote
Compensation & Benefits: Highly competitive and commensurate with experience, full benefits
Compensation The annualized compensation for these roles typically ranges from $100,000 to $200,000 or more. Pay is based on numerous factors including but not limited to work experience, qualifications, credentials, and location. In addition to salary, Latitude Engaged Professionals are W2 employees of Latitude and are eligible for full benefits when working in roles for 20 hours per week, including a Qualified 401k plan. Benefits-eligible Latitude employees receive complimentary Group Life, LTD and AD&D. Latitude Attorneys also receive professional liability insurance and a CLE and Professional Expense stipend.
Confidentiality Latitude will not disclose your identity or propose you to prospective clients without your prior consent. Candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.
About Latitude Latitude offers life-changing engagements and permanent positions with companies and law firms to outstanding attorneys and paralegals.
Permanent Positions Great attorneys, paralegals and other legal professionals who are seeking permanent positions choose to work with Latitude because of our deep market knowledge, career advocacy and extensive client base. Our own practice experience and client relationships enable us to effectively tailor our candidate proposals to the specific practice strengths and interpersonal attributes that matter most to our clients and to match our candidates with the opportunities that will be most fulfilling to them.
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Our consulting attorneys and paralegals have the level of skill, experience, and judgment as would be expected of a permanent attorney or paralegal in a corporate legal department or law firm and the versatility to step into challenging environments and hit the ground running. If you have the right skills, personality and experience, Latitude helps you do what you are good at in a more rewarding way.
Latitude attorneys and paralegals serve on a full- or part-time engagement basis, and work remotely or on-site at the client office.
While we are able to work only with a select few of the most outstanding candidates, our customized approach results in a high success rate.
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