Associate Attorney
 

Location:  Charlotte, NC


Summary

 

Zwicker is presently seeking an Associate Attorney possessing 1 - 3 years litigation experience in a fast-paced environment to join the team in our North Carolina Office located in Charlotte.  The Associate Attorney will report to our Managing Attorney at the Charlotte Office. 


Essential Functions & Responsibilities
 

  • Communicate effectively and appropriately with opposing counsels, pro se parties, corporate office litigation members and courts.
  • Draft, review and file legal pleadings, motions, discovery, etc.
  • Advocate client's interest at hearings, motions, mediations, and arbitrations regarding lawsuits filed within this office both in person and telephonically when permitted.
  • Conduct trials when necessary in furtherance of protecting the interests of both the client and Zwicker & Associates.
  • Utilize Collection Software to properly update and document the status of each account in the inventory.
  • Analyze and process reports, as assigned by Managing Attorney, to ensure that proper work flow is being adhered to pursuant to the expectations of both clients and the firm.
  • Comply with all standard operational procedures.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


Qualifications

  • Membership in good standing with the State Bar of North Carolina.
  • A minimum of 1 year of litigation/trial experience.
  • Well versed in Court Room Practice.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Proficient Computer Skills including extensive experience in Microsoft Word/ Excel/Outlook.
  • Excellent Oral and Written communication skills.


Strongly Preferred Skills
 

  • Collection experience preferred.

 


This is a full time, full benefit position. Benefit package includes medical & vision insurance, dental insurance, long term disability insurance, life insurance, compensated time off, and 401K with match.

Applicants must submit a resume with cover letter including salary requirements. Applicants who fail to include a cover letter with salary requirements will not be considered.

 

 

No Phone Calls, No Agencies, EOE, Drug-free workplace.

Please Email your resume to:  Employmenttk@zwickerpc.com