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Family Law Attorney

Company: Jobot
Location: Walden
Posted on: July 6, 2024

Job Description:

This Jobot Job is hosted by: Sherwin SouzankariAre you a fit? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply" button
and sending us your resume.Salary: $90,000 - $150,000 per yearA bit about us:Our client was founded in 1968. Since our inception, we have expanded from a two-lawyer firm to our present team of over 20 attorneys and a full professional staff of paralegals and legal assistants. They are a full-service law firm.Why join us?

  • Competitive Compensation
  • 401k match
  • Profit SharingJob DetailsKey Responsibilities:
    • Client Representation: Represent clients in court hearings, trials, depositions, and mediations related to family law matters.
    • Legal Consultation: Provide legal advice and counsel to clients on issues such as divorce, child custody and visitation, child and spousal support, property division, prenuptial agreements, and domestic violence.
    • Case Management: Manage all phases of family law cases from initiation to resolution, including drafting and filing pleadings, motions, and other legal documents.
    • Negotiation: Skillfully negotiate settlements on behalf of clients, striving to achieve favorable outcomes while minimizing conflict.
    • Legal Research: Conduct thorough legal research to support case strategies and stay updated on current legal trends and changes in family law.
    • Client Communication: Maintain clear and consistent communication with clients, keeping them informed about case developments and answering any questions or concerns.
    • Collaboration: Work collaboratively with paralegals, legal assistants, and other attorneys within the firm to ensure comprehensive and effective case management.
    • Ethical Practice: Uphold the highest standards of ethical practice and maintain client confidentiality at all times. Qualifications:
      • Bar Admission: Must be a member in good standing of the New York State Bar.
      • Experience: Minimum of 4 years of experience practicing family law in New York.
      • Education: Juris Doctor (JD) from an accredited law school.
      • Skills: - Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities. - Excellent written and verbal communication skills. - Empathy and interpersonal skills for client interaction. - Ability to manage multiple cases and deadlines efficiently. - Proficiency in legal research tools and case management software.Preferred Qualifications:
        • Experience with high-conflict custody cases and complex financial issues in divorce.
        • Training in mediation or collaborative law.
        • Bilingual abilities are a plus.Interested in hearing more? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply" button.

Keywords: Jobot, Danbury , Family Law Attorney, Legal , Walden, Connecticut

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