Managing Attorney
 

Location:  Tempe, AZ


Summary

 

Zwicker is presently seeking a Managing Attorney possessing a minimum of 5 years litigation experience in a fast-paced environment to join the team in our Tempe, AZ Office.  Manages litigation operations and portfolio of assigned accounts/cases for designated states.  Represents clients in the civil litigation process and other legal proceedings. Drafts and approves legal documents. Provides advice and consultation regarding client's legal matters as related to assigned portfolio of accounts or related matters. The Managing Attorney will report to our AVP of Litigation Operations. 


Essential Functions & Responsibilities
 

  • Manage assigned portfolio of accounts to effectively achieve client goals while protecting the interests of both clients and the firm.

  • Manage and improve litigation processes - within the framework identified by firm's executive management staff - to most efficiently achieve all goals and responsibilities.

  • Analyze and process reports to ensure that proper work flow is being adhered to pursuant to the expectations of both clients and the firm.

  • 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, mentor, and develop Associate Attorneys and litigation support staff.

  • Train, comply with, and enforce firm policies, operational procedures, and expectations.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

 
Qualifications

  • High level of Professionalism

  • Previous management experience

  • Computer literacy

  • Excellent Oral and Written communication skills

 

 
Education /Training

  • Degree: JD

  • Membership in the Arizona State Bar as an attorney qualified to practice law

 

 
Experience

  • Law office management and litigation

 

 

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



Please Email your resume to: 
Employmentdv@zwickerpc.com