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Associate Litigation Attorney

The Law Firm of Higbee & Associates
3.9 out of 5
North Las Vegas, NV 89032
Temporarily remote
$60,000 - $100,000 a year - Full-time

Location

North Las Vegas, NV 89032

Benefits
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  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance

Full job description

ABOUT THE POSITION

Associate Attorney will represent clients in Copyright matters and other intellectual property proceedings. The associate will work with a paralegal and law clerk to manage a significant caseload of federal court cases including working to negotiate settlements prior to trial. Caseload will include a variety of cases including copyright, trademark, and right of publicity cases. Responsible for advocating for and protecting clients’ intellectual property rights, while maintaining the great reputation of the law firm as a whole.

ABOUT THE LAW FIRM

We are a rapidly growing law firm with 60+ employees and in our 10th year. The law firm's goal is to not only have you play an important role in its success, but to also provide you with opportunities to develop your professional skills and be a part of a team of employees who have fun while working to solve problems for our clients.

Learn about our company culture at:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VAXsP__yzf0

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Negotiate settlements
  • Evaluate copyright cases
  • File copyright lawsuits
  • Conduct client intake
  • Conduct legal research
  • Draft legal memoranda and briefs
  • Draft law and motion
  • Draft and respond to discovery
  • Take and defend depositions
  • Draft trial preparation documents
  • Manage and advise clients on legal matters
  • Correspond with clients and prospective clients via email and telephone
  • Correspond with court, opposing counsel, and other state agencies regarding cases
  • Miscellaneous tasks, including mail, emails, and voicemails

SALARY AND BENEFITS:

- DOE

- Modest performance bonuses

- Medical benefits

- 401K after year one

- Paid vacation days after year one

IMPORTANT NOTES:

Due to the current health crisis, most of our office is working from home. While we hope for all employees to eventually return to the office, the return date is unknown. As such, this will be a remote position with the possibility to transition to an in-office position as time progresses.

IMPORTANT LEGAL MUMBO-JUMBO

We are an equal opportunity employer, meaning that we do not discriminate in favor of or against anyone based on age, race, religion, gender, ethnicity or any other legally protected class. Job description, duties and hours are subject to change. This is an at-will position.

Learn about our company culture at:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VAXsP__yzf0

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $60,000.00 - $100,000.00 per year

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental Pay:

  • Bonus pay

Company's website:

  • www.higbeeassociates.com

Work Remotely:

  • Temporarily due to COVID-19

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Remote interview process
  • Social distancing guidelines in place