If you want to be on a team that is known for helping our clients come out of an extremely emotional process feeling as though they are a better person, in a better position, and that they had a team behind them that really cared and fought for them, then apply for a position today.
We need a Senior/Managing Attorney with at least 10+ years in experience in Divorce & Family Law. The ideal candidate will be able to take initiative on work that needs to be done and complete tasks with minimal hand-holding and cost-efficient strategies and measures. The ideal candidate will not only manage their own caseload and client with grace, but will also ensure that the firm’s legal team is hitting their goals and providing the best client experience possible, from a legal perspective and otherwise.
This is a full-time job where you are expected to manage a full caseload, so you absolutely must be able to work *in the office* for 40 hours per week. In addition to a salary, there is an opportunity for bonus compensation for those who can demonstrate their profitability,
Candidates must have first-rate interpersonal skills and be comfortable on the phone with clients and effective at developing a rapport with prospective clients. Candidates MUST have experience in a family law firm as a Paralegal, Legal Secretary or Legal Assistant and must have handled New Jersey family law cases.
General Application Tips
APPLICATIONS THAT DO NOT FOLLOW INSTRUCTIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
Prepare a cover letter with no more than two paragraphs. In the first paragraph explain what you believe are the 3 most important qualities needed in a legal professional who works with family law clients and why you believe they are the most important qualities. In the second paragraph, explain why you applied to the particular ad.
As a closing sentence please write, “I have read the instructions contained in the job posting and have followed the instructions.”
Please email your resume and cover letter in PDF format to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The subject line of the email should your last name (all caps), followed by the position you are applying for in lower-case, followed by one word that you would use to describe yourself in all caps. [For example: SMITH-Managing Attorney- AWESOME]
All applications will be held in the strictest of confidence.
We look forward to reviewing your application!