Hallett & Perrin, P.C.
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Litigation Associate - 3 to 4 Years

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Dallas, Texas



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Requirements and Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • Education: Juris Doctor (JD) from an accredited law school.
  • Bar Admission: Must be admitted to the state bar and in good standing.
  • Experience: 4-5 years of relevant experience in commercial litigation and labor & employment law.

Skills:

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. - Excellent written and verbal communication abilities.
  • Proficiency in conducting depositions and representing clients in hearings.
  • Ability to manage multiple cases and priorities effectively.
  • Demonstrated ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a team environment.
  • High level of professionalism and ethical standards.

Preferred Attributes:

  • Client-Focused: Demonstrates a commitment to understanding and meeting client needs.
  • Detail-Oriented: Pays close attention to detail, ensuring accuracy and thoroughness in legal work.
  • Time Management: Effectively manages time and resources to meet deadlines and achieve objectives.
  • Innovative Thinking: Applies creative and innovative thinking to solve complex legal issues.

Job Summary

We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Associate Attorney to join our team. The ideal candidate will have 4-5 years of experience in commercial litigation and labor & employment law. The Associate Attorney will be responsible for managing all phases of litigation, including depositions, hearings, and trials.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Litigation Management: Handle all aspects of commercial litigation and labor & employment cases from inception to resolution. 
  • Depositions: Conduct and defend depositions effectively to gather critical information and challenge opposing parties. 
  • Hearings: Represent clients in court hearings, presenting arguments persuasively and adhering to legal procedures. 
  • Case Strategy: Develop and implement case strategies, preparing legal documents such as motions, pleadings, and briefs. 
  • Client Interaction: Maintain regular contact with clients to provide updates, gather information, and offer legal advice. 
  • Legal Research: Perform thorough legal research to support case strategies and ensure compliance with current laws. 
  • Team Collaboration: Work closely with shareholders, associates, and administrative staff to ensure a cohesive and effective team approach. 
  • Negotiations: Engage in negotiations and settlements to achieve favorable outcomes for clients. 
  • Compliance: Ensure all legal work complies with relevant laws, regulations, and ethical standards.

Benefits

We have assembled an extraordinary group of shareholders, associates, and staff; 1900 billable hour requirement; Opportunity to be a shareholder

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At Hallett & Perrin, we are committed to creating an inclusive and diverse work environment. As an equal opportunity employer, we strive to ensure that all individuals are given fair and equal treatment in every aspect of employment. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, reproductive health decisions, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, genetic information, political views or activity, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. Our firm is dedicated to promoting a culture of respect and inclusion, where every employee has the opportunity to thrive and contribute to our collective success.