Seyfarth Shaw LLP, an international law firm with more than 900 attorneys, has an exciting opportunity in our Atlanta office for a junior Litigation Associate with 2-3 years of experience in commercial litigation. Successful candidate will have a combination of experience in a broad range of business litigation, including financial services, insurance, real estate, construction, manufacturing, retail, transportation, energy, and/or government contractors. We are looking for someone with meaningful litigation experience in responding to and issuing discovery, drafting motions and supporting memoranda, eDiscovery, managing productions, and creating privilege logs. We are looking for someone who is ready to commit to being a strong commercial litigator, and who has keen problem-solving and people skills. We require excellent academic credentials (prefer law review and/or judicial clerkship), and excellent analytical, verbal and written communication skills. We offer a collegial environment and an excellent opportunity to continue to develop strong skills and grow with a national firm. Georgia bar required.
Seyfarth provides comprehensive training for our associates through our mentoring programs, Seyfarth University, industry credentialing, and hands-on learning by working side-by-side with our partners. We invest in our Associates to advance in their careers through involvement in case management/strategy and opportunities for extensive client contact. Seyfarth builds leading professionals by supporting speaking engagements and publishing opportunities. Seyfarth also is an influential leader in diversity. The firm has been recognized for nine consecutive years in the Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index.
We have been named one of the “Best Law Firms for Women” by Working Mother six years in a row, and we have been honored with the Thomas L. Sager Award for Diversity by the Minority Corporate Counsel Association. At Seyfarth, we value diversity and provide equal opportunities to all qualified applicants.
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Seyfarth Shaw LLP provides thoughtful, strategic, practical legal counsel to client companies and legal teams of all sizes. With more than 850 attorneys in the U.S., London, Shanghai, Melbourne and Sydney, we offer a national platform and an international gateway to serve your changing business and legal needs in litigation, employment, corporate, real estate and employee benefits.