Litigation Attorney

  • Full Time
  • Chicago

Website Fletcher & Sippel LLC

Fletcher & Sippel LLC, a Chicago-Loop boutique defense firm with concentration in the defense of railroad and other transportation industries, seeks a litigation associate with 3-5 years of experience. The ideal candidate will have experience in the areas of toxic tort and personal injury, with experience in drafting pleadings, motions, and discovery, and courtroom experience through attending case management conferences and arguing motions. FELA experience a plus. Candidates should forward resume and writing sample to skatz@fletcher-sippel.com.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

Include but are not limited to: performing legal research, attending court conferences, handling discovery-related activities, and drafting of pleadings for toxic tort and personal injury matters.

 

Skills and Educational Requirements:

• Juris Doctor from an ABA-accredited law school. Qualified candidates must be and remain licensed to practice law and in good standing in Illinois. Additional jurisdictions a plus.

• Candidate must have 3-5 years of litigation experience either in-house or at a law firm.

 

 

We value collegiality among our lawyers and seek to make the practice both professionally and personally rewarding. We are an equal opportunity employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, marital status or any other characteristics protected by law.

 

To apply for this job email your details to skatz@fletcher-sippel.com