A prestigious Northeastern firm is seeking a junior associate to assist with upcoming pre-trial and trial work. In particular, the associate will assist senior associates and partners by preparing research on discrete, specific points of law. While much of the work may be done remotely, the associate should be prepared to attend meetings on-site in Newark, NJ as needed.
Prior experience with environmental or tort litigation is a plus. 2-4 years of legal research and writing experience is required.
State Bar Requirements
Evaluate findings and develop case strategies/arguments.
Examine legal data to determine advisability of defending or prosecuting lawsuit.
Gather and analyze research data, such as statutes, decisions, legal articles, codes, and documents, primarily using research software such as Westlaw or Lexis Nexis.
NJ bar admission is strongly preferred.
30$-50$ per hour
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