Criminal Defense Attorney - associate level

Criminal Defense Attorney - associate

  • Washington, DC
  • $90,000 - $120,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Ryan Matias
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A bit about us:

We are a mid-sized law firm based in Washington, DC with offices and attorneys throughout Washington, D.C., Maryland and Virginia. We currently have an opening for an associate Criminal Defense Attorney to join our team.

Why join us?

This is a perfect opportunity to join an established growing firm with an successful team of passionate individuals that are committed to upholding high standards of representation and customer service.

Job Details

We are looking for an associate with experience in the criminal field – state or federal. Federal criminal defense experience is a plus. Must be barred in D.C., MD, or VA. Excellent legal writing skills is a must. The attorney will work as part of the team in handling all aspects of criminal cases, including but not limited to discovery review, written and oral motions practice, and trial preparation. We are committed to hiring attorneys that are passionate about helping people, have a 'no job too-big or too-small' mentality and understand that a person's experience with the firm does not begin and end in the courtroom.

Qualifications and Skills

We are looking for an associate with experience in the criminal field - state or federal

Must be an active member and in good standing with the bar in DC, MD, or VA

Must have excellent research, written, and oral communication skills

Applicants should be motivated self-starters, who are able to work independently and part of a team, and communicate with staff and clients.

Possess a demonstrated history of excellence in their career, as well as a passion for serving clients.

Trial experience is a plus.
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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
Location
Washington, DC
Job Type
Permanent
Compensation
$90,000 - $120,000