Sullivan Law & Associates, a premier family law firm in Orange County, is looking for a qualified Associate Attorney to assist in providing skilled and knowledgeable legal advocacy and guidance to clients.
Education: Juris Doctorate | Experience: 1-2 years
Must be an active member in good standing of the California State Bar. Should be an attorney with three years of experience in a family law firm setting. Candidates must have experience in a family law firm setting to be considered.
Applicants should have experience with substantial client contact, research and drafting letters, memorandums, declarations, briefs, motions. The applicant should also have some experience arguing law and motion matters and taking and defending depositions. A familiarity with basic business valuation principles, financial statements and tax concepts is also preferred.
Applicants should also possess a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail. Ability to multi-task and prioritize assignments while delivering consistent, quality work-product. Ability to work independently and as part of a team. Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, Adobe Acrobat and cloud based collaboration software. Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment. Demonstrated ability to establish constructive working relationships with members of departmental staff by performing duties in a cooperative and helpful manner.
Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Benefits offered to employees include monthly contribution to medical premiums of $3,600.00 annually, 401k, Profit Sharing and Cash Balance Plan after one year with the firm, bonus structure of 20% of average billed rate of every hour billed over 1,547 hours - pro-rated and a work from home stipend of $1,200 annually.