Litigation Casualty Associate

Job Description

Our Seattle office is seeking an attorney with 0-2 years of relevant experience in handling cases in the areas of complex civil matters including products liability, personal and catastrophic injury, and general litigation.  Experience in asbestos litigation a plus.


Responsibilities

This position involves all phases of litigation, and includes drafting pleadings and discovery, managing files, and handling hearings, depositions, arbitrations and trials.

Requirements

The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • An exceptional academic record, along with excellent oral and written communication skills
  • One year of private law firm practice or other relevant experience
  • Strong legal research, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Possess strong organizational and time management skills with the proven ability to handle multiple tasks and work in a deadline-driven, fast-paced environment
  • Eager to assume responsibility
  • Optimistic outlook that thrives in a dynamic work setting
  • Values diversity and teamwork
  • Must be admitted to practice in Washington

This is an exciting opportunity to work with a group of accomplished lawyers and become part of our nationally-recognized litigation team. We offer a collegial and collaborative work environment that celebrates diverse backgrounds and experiences which strengthen our ability to serve our clients and enhances our culture.  We are dedicated to the long-term professional development of our attorneys.

Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, law school transcript, and a 5-7 page writing sample to Carol O'Connell at carol.oconnell@bullivant.com.

Bullivant Houser Bailey is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace.  We encourage all qualified individuals to apply.

    Posted

    11/4/2019

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    Carol O'Connell - carol.oconnell@bullivant.com

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    Carol O'Connell
    888 S.W. Fifth Avenue
    Suite 300
    Portland, OR 97204-2017

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    Carol O'Connell - carol.oconnell@bullivant.com

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