Robert Half Legal Attorney/Lawyer in Austin, Texas
An acclaimed firm is on the lookout for a committed Attorney to join their team. Are you dedicated to the legal industry and looking for an accomplished partner to be your mentor? Put your talents to the test and grow with this company. Apply for this rewarding Attorney position now. The long term temporary Attorney will work in the Houston, Texas, area. Key responsibilities Responsibility for litigation and management of an assigned docket of personal injury cases (mostly motor vehicle collision, trucking accident, and premises liability.) Filing lawsuits, drafting and responding to written discovery, taking depositions, preparing clients and presenting them for depositions, motion practice (including hearings), etc. Assist with case evaluation, pre-litigation management, demand preparation and demand reviews, as well as pre-litigation negotiation. Assist Case Managers and other Attorney staff with various matters as requested (i.e. round tabling of files, client contact, etc.) Assist with telephone, in person intake and sign up of potential new clients
Located in major North American and global markets, Robert Half Legal is the premier provider of legal staffing and consulting solutions on a full-time, project, and temporary basis, serving both law firms and corporate legal departments. We also provide project and eDiscovery teams and workspace for a wide range of initiatives, including litigation support, mergers and acquisitions and document review matters. Our dedicated teams' industry experience allows us to quickly match skilled legal professionals with the best available jobs. We offer challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and skills-enhancement training.
Call your local Robert Half Legal office at 888.798.2974 to discover more about this position. Apply for this job now or contact our branch office for additional information.
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Req ID: 04130-0010348818
Functional Role: Account Executive/Staffing Manager
Postal Code: 78701
Requirements: Qualifications and Skills Must have a demonstrated ability to aggressively litigate personal injury cases and drive toward resolution. Must have demonstrated negotiation experience, and an ability to obtain "top dollar" results. Excellent legal research, written and verbal communication skills are required. We are looking for a "people person" and "team player" who can relate well both to clients as well as other attorneys and legal staff. Minimum Requirements Juris Doctor degree (i.e. JD) Two years Plaintiff's Personal Injury experience, with an emphasis on litigation. First chair trial experience a BIG plus, but not required. Do you want to grow your legal career? This is a great opportunity for a self-starter. We are offering a competitive base salary, bonus potential and benefits package. People who love working in a strong team-oriented environment are our ideal candidates. If you contact us today, we can get your career moving in the right direction! .