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Associate (310035)

Company:
Placement Services USA, Inc.
Location:
New York City, New York, United States
Posted:
December 03, 2018

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Description:

Work with the partners, counsel and other associates in complex commercial and financial disputes. Perform legal research and draft research memoranda of law, legal briefs, complaints, answers and other legal memoranda. Conduct document reviews in connection with discovery requests. In some cases, draft guidelines for the review, directed to contract attorneys. Upon the conclusion of document production, will work with one or more attorneys to classify, organize and review documents that may be relevant for disposition. Prepare notes and draft questions for depositions. Prepare witnesses. Take and defend depositions and argue motions in court. Interact with clients, adversaries and co-counsel.

12 months of experience required as an Attorney, Legal Intern or in a

Legal Clerkship. Experience may have occurred before admission to the New York State Bar. Must be admitted to the New York State Bar in good standing. Experience must include commercial litigation experience. Excellent research and writing skills are required. Will supervise three (3) paralegals and contract attorneys as required on a case-by-case basis. Travel domestically approximately 10% of the time is required.

J.D. or foreign law degree equivalent required.

Please send us your resume via email at candidates(at) placementservicesusa.com with reference #310035 in the subject line. Do not copy and paste your resume in the body email. Please attach it as a Word document. Thank you.