Sklar Kirsh LLP

Sklar Kirsh, LLP is seeking an experienced senior litigator to join its dynamic Litigation Group.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Managing cases from start to finish in complex litigation matters
  • Providing expertise for transactional groups (real estate and corporate) and acting as an internal resource for colleagues
  • Managing client relationships
  • Serving as point of contact for opposing counsel
  • Guiding strategic decisions in litigation matters
  • Managing and coordinating with partners, paralegals, and assistants on matters
  • Managing multiple deadlines and tasks for various clients at once
  • Assessing legal risk for clients
  • Researching complicated legal questions

 

Candidate Qualifications:

  • 10 plus years of strong litigation experience
  • Substantial trial experience is greatly preferred
  • Background in real estate litigation matters, shareholder/partner disputes, and/or intellectual property, utility-related work preferred.
  • Strong legal writing and research skills are a must
  • Ability to manage multiple matters and stay on top of deadlines, strong organizational skills
  • Strong expertise in communicating and managing client relationships
  • Able to supervise matters throughout the entire life cycle (pre-litigation counseling, and handling litigation from inception through trial)
  • Run cases and manage paralegals and assistants
  • Positive attitude, team player, someone who thrives in a fast-paced environment and enjoys mentoring younger lawyers

 

Details:

Billable Hour Requirement:  1,800 hours

Compensation: Base salary range of $250,000 – $300,000

Business Development Budget:  $2,500 per year

Firm provides: Parking, 401(k) Plan, Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance, 10 days of sick time, generous vacation policy, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, AD&D, Life Insurance Benefits, and a business development budget

Work From Home Available?: Yes

 

At Sklar Kirsh, we value an exciting work environment and sophisticated client work as much as we value quality of life.  Sklar Kirsh is focused on delivering high quality legal service while creating a supportive and positive work environment for every team member.  Check out our Instagram account to see what we are about!  @SklarKirsh

 

For more information or to submit your resume and cover letter, please email info@sklarkirsh.com.

To apply for this job email your details to info@sklarkirsh.com