Civil Litigation Associate
Company: Scali Rasmussen
Location: Los Angeles
Posted on: November 23, 2021
A diverse California Statewide High-End Litigation Boutique has an
outstanding opportunity for a Litigator in its downtown Los Angeles
office. We are looking for a team player who enjoys a cordial,
diverse and a fast-paced working environment. The ideal candidate
will possess a minimum of 1 year in California state civil
litigation defense experience. Expected work product, case
management and communication skills on par with AmLaw100 or
AmLaw200 firm. Excellent opportunity for an Associate Attorney with
a background in complex litigation or employment defense
litigation. Must be organized, a hard-worker and a self-starter
with strong interpersonal skills. Competitive compensation
--- Analyze and assess case value to aid in early resolution.
--- Evaluate, create and execute a litigation plan to cover all
phases of litigation.
--- Assist Partner in handling various types of civil
--- Perform legal research on relevant issues throughout the course
of the litigation process.
--- Maintain communication with clients, carriers and opposing
counsel through the course of the claim.
--- Conduct fact investigation; formulate, implement discovery and
--- Attend depositions; draft meet and confer letters to opposing
counsel regarding discovery issues, dispositive motions and trial
--- Represent the interests of the client(s) at hearings, trials,
depositions, mediations, arbitrations and other proceedings.
--- Prepare clients for depositions and other applicable
--- Negotiate settlements on behalf of the client(s).
--- Juris Doctorate degree and current good standing with CA State
bar is required.
--- Minimum of 1-year California state litigation experience
working as an associate attorney in the Civil Defense Litigation
department of a law firm in California.
--- Strong research and analytical skills.
--- Strong time-management skills
--- Strong communication skills.
--- Knowledge and expertise with task code and insurance billing
guidelines is a plus.
--- Knowledge and expertise in Labor & Employment law is a
We practice physical distancing, check temperatures, and follow
other CDC suggestions to keep our employees safe. Employees must be
vaccinated to work at the physical office location.
Job Type: Full-time
Keywords: Scali Rasmussen, Los Angeles , Civil Litigation Associate, Legal , Los Angeles, California
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