Jones, Skelton & Hochuli, a premier defense law firm based in downtown Phoenix, is seeking an associate attorney with 3 plus years’ experience in civil litigation, preferably in the insurance defense industry. The ideal candidate will possess a good understanding of civil litigation and a desire to provide exceptional client service. Candidates must be highly motivated and have excellent academic credentials. Our firm offers a collaborative and supportive environment, complete with professional development programs including in-house CLE and Trial College, and the opportunity to try cases to a jury. We offer a competitive salary, a transparent bonus structure and comprehensive benefits. Please send your cover letter, salary requirement and resume. AA/EOE
JD degree from an accredited law school
Active member in good standing with the Arizona State Bar
3 plus years litigation experience in insurance coverage/defense
Strong experience with motion practice, discovery dispute, conducting depositions, making court appearances and trial preparation
Excellent oral advocacy and written communications skills
About Jones, Skelton & Hochuli
JSH is located in downtown Phoenix near state and federal courts, CityScape, 100+ restaurants and bars, entertainment venues, major league sports arenas, and arts and cultural institutions. Exclusively a trial defense firm, we represent insurance carriers, corporations, self-insureds, government entities, and med mal carriers. We have almost 90 attorneys and 125 support staff, many of whom have spent their entire career at JSH. We are proud to promote outstanding staff from within to leadership positions.
JSH offers competitive health benefits, subsidized parking and public transit, and firm-sponsored wellness programs and contests. Our modern offices boast city-wide views and secure, underground parking. Additional benefits include our spacious, on-site employee café with complimentary beverages, TV, and small appliances. We also host several employee-appreciation events each year, including picnics, holiday parties, educational luncheons for staff, and in-house CLE for attorneys.