If you are an Austin based junior associate with commercial litigation experience interested to know of other opportunities in the area, Latitude has law firm clients who are interested to meet you. Eligible candidates must have solid pretrial skills, including conducting and responding to discovery, legal research and writing, and experience preparing legal pleadings, motions and statements, and adept at arguing motions at hearings.
Minimum Qualifications of the Commercial Litigation Associate Attorney
2+ years of litigation experience, ability to work with little supervision
Prior commercial litigation experience at a full-service corporate law firm or boutique
Excellent academic credentials
Licensed to practice law and in good standing in state of residence
Position Details of the Commercial Litigation Associate Attorney
Type of role: Engagement or Engagement to Hire or Permanent
Schedule: Part to Full-time
Location: Austin, TX
Compensation: Highly competitive and commensurate with experience
Confidentiality Latitude will not disclose your identity or propose you to prospective clients without your prior consent. Candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.
About Latitude Latitude is a full-service national legal services company that specializes in providing high-end, flexible contract engagements and permanent positions to outstanding attorneys, paralegals, compliance officers and legal operations professionals. We work closely with our candidates to understand their career goals and match them with the substantive engagements they want with our clients, who range from Fortune 500 corporations to small companies and Global 50 law firms to boutiques. With offices coast-to-coast, we employ legal professionals across the country. Latitude’s client service leaders and recruiters are all former practicing attorneys and understand the demands faced by those we serve.
Permanent Positions Great legal professionals who are seeking permanent positions choose to work with Latitude because of our deep market knowledge, career advocacy and extensive client base. Our own practice experience and client relationships enable us to effectively tailor our candidate proposals to the specific practice strengths and interpersonal attributes that matter most to our clients and to match our candidates with the opportunities that will be most fulfilling to them.
Latitude Engagements Great attorneys and other legal professionals who are seeking contract engagements or consulting roles choose to work with Latitude because of our competitive compensation and benefits, sophisticated and engaging work, a chance to work with great clients and peers, and a refreshing blend of freedom with self-designed boundaries. Our own experience as practicing attorneys and our client relationships enable us to effectively tailor our candidate proposals to the specific practice strengths and interpersonal attributes that matter most to our clients and to match our candidates with the opportunities that will be most fulfilling to them.
Latitude engaged professionals have the level of skill, experience, and judgment as would be expected of a permanent member of our client’s corporate legal department or law firm and the versatility to step into challenging environments and hit the ground running.
If you have the right skills, personality and experience, Latitude helps you do what you are good at in a more rewarding way. Latitude engaged professionals serve on a full- or part-time engagement basis, and work remotely or on-site at the client office.
While we are able to work only with a select few of the most outstanding candidates, our customized approach results in a high success rate for those candidates we recommend.
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