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Associate Attorney

Chartwell Law
Philadelphia, PA 19103
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  • Job Code
    141353523
  • Jobs Rated
    138th

Chartwell Law is a uniquely different law firm. We pride ourselves on our collaborative work environment, our respect and care for staff and attorneys alike, and the creative and effective solutions we develop for clients. With over 170 attorneys in 22 offices located throughout the United States, our attorneys represent and counsel businesses in a wide variety of legal matters ranging from general liability to employment law to complex insurance coverage issues to high-stakes commercial litigation. In 2019, Chartwell Law was named one of the fastest-growing firms by the National Law Journal.

Chartwell Law has an opening for an associate in the general liability defense practice located in our Philadelphia office. Experience working in state and federal courts with respect to general liability and, in particular, premises liability is preferred. Applicants should have exceptional writing, research and litigation skills.

Primary duties include:

  • File review and legal analysis of claims and causes of action
  • Perform extensive legal research and drafting of substantial briefs, memos, pleadings and appellate briefs
  • Regularly represent clients in court, at arbitrations and in depositions
  • Draft and respond to discovery
  • Retention of and collaboration with expert witnesses
  • Trial preparation and trial attendance
  • Some travel may be required


Requirements

  • 2+ years of experience, preferably in general liability and premises liability matters
  • J.D degree from an ABA-approved law school
  • Admitted to practice in Pennsylvania; other states a plus
  • Superior analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Solid research abilities and written and oral communication skills
  • Strong work ethic, ability to self-manage and work in a team environment.
  • Must respond promptly to e-mail and phone inquiries
  • Excellent client skills and telephone manner

Benefits Include:

  • Innovative financial incentive bonus program that rewards entrepreneurial initiative
  • Proactive support and training for marketing objectives
  • Excellent Benefits including 401k match
  • Exceptional growth and advancement opportunities

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer





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