Successful candidate will have excellent academic credentials, a strong interest in a labor and employment litigation practice, excellent courtroom demeanor, a strong client service aptitude and a willingness to accept constructive feedback. The ideal candidate will also have superior interpersonal, analytical and writing skills. Commitment to client service is critical as is the ability to handle a fast-paced environment. Successful candidates will project professional presence and demonstrate flexibility in work situations. Litigation Associate will handle defense of agency charges of discrimination and lawsuits involving a broad range of employment related claims, and will provide advice and counsel involving related issues.
Will handle defense of agency charges of discrimination, lawsuits involving a broad range of employment-related claims and advice and counseling involving related issues.
Advise and train employers on a wide range of employment laws and regulations, including anti-discrimination laws.
Represent employers in court, before administrative agencies, at mediations, and in arbitration in a broad range of employment matters, including discrimination, contract, employment tort, wage and hour, and non-compete cases.
Admitted to the State Bar of Arizona and in good standing.
2 years of litigation or employment law experience.
Understanding of current agency (state and federal) enforcement techniques.
Strong organizational and project management skills.
Excellent attention to details.
Excellent legal research, written and oral communication skills.
Additional Salary Information: Salary based on years of experience.
About Jackson Lewis P.C.
Jackson Lewis P.C. is a law firm with more than 800 attorneys in major cities nationwide serving clients across a wide range of practices and industries. Having built its reputation on providing premier workplace law representation to management, the firm has grown to include leading practices in the areas of government relations, healthcare and sports law. The firm’s commitment to client service, depth of expertise and innovation draws clients to Jackson Lewis for excellent value-driven legal advice.
The Firm is ranked in the First Tier nationally in the category of Labor and Employment Litigation, as well as in both Employment Law and Labor Law on behalf of Management, in the U.S. News - Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms”.