Associate Attorney
 

Location:  Clackamas, OR


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 Oregon Office located in Clackamas.  The Associate Attorney will report to our Managing Attorney at the Oregon 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.

  • Supervise and assign duties and responsibilities to the litigation staff.

  • Analyze and process reports, as assigned by AVP of Litigation Operations, 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 Oregon.

  • Membership in good standing with the State Bar of Alaska, Idaho and Washington or willing to obtain.

  • 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.

  • Collection experience preferred, not required.

 

 

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

Please Email your resume to:
Employmentdv@zwickerpc.com