Associate Attorney - Family Law

  • San Antonio, TX
  • $85,000 - $165,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Emily Ayers
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A bit about us:

My client brings over 100 years of combined Family Law Experience, specializing in:
Divorce
Child Custody
Family Law
Child Support
Prenups & Postnups
Texas Military Family Law

Why join us?

Small firm
Great work/life balance
Super Lawyers 2023
Lawyers of Distinction
Top Family Lawyer winner
Best San Antonio Female Lawer winner
and more

Job Details

Job Details:

We are currently seeking a seasoned Permanent Associate Attorney specializing in Family Law to join our growing legal team. This is a unique opportunity to make a significant impact in a reputable law firm, where you will be responsible for handling complex family law cases from start to finish, including litigation. The ideal candidate will have a thorough understanding of family law matters, including divorce, child custody, child support, adoption, and other related issues. The candidate should also have experience with legal liability and legal compliance.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide legal representation to clients, presenting facts in a clear and persuasive manner in court and through legal documents.
  • Conduct research to identify and anticipate legal issues that could impact the client.
  • Draft and review legal documents including pleadings, motions, affidavits, and briefs.
  • Negotiate settlements in a manner that is in the best interest of the client.
  • Develop strategies to resolve cases favorably and cost-effectively for clients.
  • Maintain a high level of professional conduct and adhere to strict confidentiality guidelines.
  • Stay updated on developments in family law and advise clients on any changes that may affect their cases.
  • Attend court hearings, depositions, and other required appearances.
  • Maintain a strong relationship with clients and provide them with regular updates on case progress.

Qualifications:

  • Juris Doctor (JD) degree from an accredited law school.
  • Must possess a current license to practice law in the state.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in family law, with a proven track record of handling all aspects of family law cases.
  • Experience in legal liability and legal compliance is a must.
  • Excellent negotiation skills with the ability to resolve disputes effectively.
  • Strong research and analytical skills, with the ability to handle complex legal issues.
  • Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to clearly articulate legal strategies to clients and other legal professionals.
  • High level of professionalism and confidentiality.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Proficient in legal research software and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Strong organizational skills, with the ability to manage multiple cases simultaneously under strict deadlines.
  • Commitment to providing superior client service.
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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
Location
San Antonio, TX
Job Type
Permanent
Compensation
$85,000 - $165,000