Litigation Attorney (Chicago)

  • Full Time
  • Chicago

SmithAmundsen LLC

SmithAmundsen LLC seeks a litigation attorney to join the Firm’s Chicago office. Candidate must be licensed in Illinois and have a minimum of 6 years of civil litigation experience.  Candidate will be expected to represent clients in all aspects of litigation, including court hearings and conferences, performing all aspects of oral and written discovery; conducting extensive legal research; drafting pleadings, motions, memoranda of law, client reports, affidavits, engaging in active motion practice in both state and federal court, including drafting motions for summary judgment, and motions to dismiss; and conducting fact investigation/development.  Experience in conducting written and oral discovery, presenting oral arguments, legal research and brief writing are a must.  Strong analytical abilities, excellent communication skills, and the ability to work well on a team are also required.  Some trial experience is preferred.   Please submit a cover letter, resume, law school transcript and 2 writing samples to Please refer to Job No. CHI21M in your cover letter.

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