Associate – Asbestos Litigation New York NY
Job ID: 16893
We are assisting our client, a reputable midsize midtown Manhattan law firm with a rich history of over 100 years and an international client base of insurers, in the search for a talented Associate Attorney to join their Complex Claims and Litigation Department. This is an excellent opportunity for a first to third-year Associate seeking a challenging and rewarding role.
- Strong writing skills: The successful candidate must possess excellent written communication abilities to draft persuasive legal documents.
- Excellent organizational skills: The ability to manage complex caseloads, prioritize tasks, and meet deadlines is essential.
- Keen attention to detail: A meticulous approach to reviewing legal documents and conducting research is required.
- Independent work ability: The candidate should be self-driven and capable of handling assignments independently while also being a collaborative team player.
- Experience in NYCAL matters: Prior experience in handling New York City Asbestos Litigation (NYCAL) cases from inception to resolution, including discovery, motion practice, and potentially trial preparation, is highly desired.
- Admitted to the New York Bar: The candidate must have successfully passed the New York Bar exam and be admitted to practice in the State of New York.
The firm offers a stimulating work environment, opportunities for professional growth, and exposure to complex litigation matters. They value a commitment to excellence and provide the necessary resources and support to succeed.