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Civil Litigation Defense Attorney (REMOTE)

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Latitude is seeking civil litigation defense attorneys, preferably with experience working on auto accident cases, for a multi-month engagement position with an AmLaw 100 firm. 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.

Responsibilities of the Civil Litigation Defense Attorney (Remote):

  • Efficiently and competently research complicated legal issues
  • Handle fact development
  • 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 Civil Litigation Defense Attorney (Remote):

  • At least 3 years of litigation experience at a large firm or a sophisticated boutique
  • Licensed to practice law and in good standing
  • J.D. from an accredited, preferably first-tier, law school
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, client-service-driven law firm setting
  • Outstanding references

Position Details for the Civil Litigation Defense Attorney (Remote):

  • Type of Role: Engagement
  • Schedule: Flexible (full-time, part-time or anywhere in-between)
  • Location: Remote
  • Compensation & Benefits: Highly competitive and commensurate with experience, full benefits

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Latitude will not disclose your identity or propose you to prospective clients without your prior consent. Candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Only qualified applicants should apply.

About Latitude
Latitude offers life-changing engagements and permanent positions with companies and law firms to outstanding attorneys and paralegals.

Latitude Engagements
Great attorneys and paralegals looking for contract engagements or consulting roles choose to work with Latitude due to our law firm-level 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 attorneys and paralegals have the level of skill, experience, and judgment as would be expected in a permanent corporate counsel or law firm attorney, 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.

For more information about Latitude, please visit us at https://latitudelegal.com.

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