If you are an Austin-based litigation associate looking for an opportunity with a highly successful law firm, this opening is for you. Latitude is seeking an associate attorney with experience in products liability, personal injury, construction, insurance defense, or medical malpractice litigation. Interested candidates must have 3+ years of experience as an associate or counsel at a large firm or a sophisticated boutique. The successful candidate will be expected to assist on matters at all stages of litigation.. Out of town candidates who want to move to Austin are also encouraged to apply.
Responsibilities of the Litigation Associate:
Assist with litigation, including case preparation, client meetings, pleadings, hearings, depositions and trial
Requirements of the Litigation Associate:
1-3+ years of litigation experience
Licensed in Texas or ability/willingness to get licensed
Excellent academic credentials
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, client-service-driven law firm setting
Position Details for the Litigation Associate:
Type of Role: Permanent
Location: Austin, TX
Compensation & Benefits: Highly competitive and commensurate with experience, full benefits
Latitude will not propose you to prospective clients without your prior consent. Candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.
Latitude is a full-service flexible legal talent company serving corporate legal departments and law firms nationwide. From Fortune Global 100 companies to start-ups and Global 50 law firms to boutiques, clients turn to us for top-tier attorneys and other legal professionals.
Latitude specializes in providing highly skilled former in-house counsel and Big Law attorneys for flexible contract engagements and permanent positions in dozens of practice areas, including commercial contracting, data privacy, M&A, employment, litigation, and more.
Founded in 2013, Latitude has been recognized by Chambers as a leading global flexible legal staffing company and the #1 Legal Recruiter by The National Law Journal.
Latitude Contract Engagements & Secondments
Outstanding attorneys and other legal professionals who are seeking contract assignments or consulting/secondment roles choose to work with Latitude because of our competitive compensation and benefits, sophisticated and engaging work, a chance to work with great clients and peers, and a refreshing blend of freedom with self-designed boundaries. Our own experience as practicing attorneys and our 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.
Our Specialty: Peer-Level Contract Attorneys. Latitude Attorneys have the level of skill, experience, and judgment as would be expected of a permanent member of our client’s corporate legal department or law firm and the versatility to step into challenging environments and hit the ground running. Latitude Attorneys serve on a full- or part-time contract basis, and work remotely or on-site at the client office.
Q: What other legal jobs do you have?
A: If you’re interested in working with Latitude but do not think this particular legal job is the right one for you, we encourage you to explore our other open opportunities or fill out a General Application by visiting us at https://latitudelegal.com/jobs/
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