An attorney job in Nashville, TN
If you are growing frustrated with the big law firm environment and high billable-hour quotas, but aren’t interested in hanging out your own shingle, this opportunity may be the perfect solution. Latitude is working with a small firm that is looking to hire a litigation attorney with strong researching and writing skills, with annual billable expectations of around 1500. The law firm focuses exclusively on civil litigation and was established nearly a decade ago. No portable book of business is required. Preference for candidates with an insurance defense or personal injury background. Successful candidate will be expected to primarily support one trial attorney by researching a variety of legal issues and drafting pleadings, motions and memoranda in support thereof. Writing sample required. Immediate need.
Requirements for the Litigation Attorney
- 5-10 years of civil litigation experience, with strong researching and drafting skills
- Recent experience practicing in an insurance defense firm or the litigation practice group of a large, full-service corporate law firm preferred
- Excellent researching and writing skills; writing sample required
- Licensed to practice law in Tennessee and in good standing
- Outstanding references required
Position Details of the Litigation Attorney
- Type of role: Permanent or Contract-to-Hire (per candidate’s preference)
- Schedule: Full-time
- Location: Nashville, Tennessee
- Compensation: Highly competitive and commensurate with experience
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.
Great attorneys and paralegals 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.
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 those candidates we choose to recommend.
For more information about Latitude, please visit us at https://latitudelegal.com.
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