Sr. Defense Personal Injury Litigation Attorney

Dallas, TX 75240

Posted: 02/22/2024 Employment Type: Direct Hire Industry: Legal Job Number: 18737 Pay Rate: 200,000

Job Description

Our very busy Houston Law Firm is seeking a strong Sr. Level Attorney with Personal Injury Defense, catastrophic injury and wrongful death experience.  This firm is growing and is looking for a strong performer for this position. Candidate must have extensive trial experience.

Law Firm Profile
Firm places the needs of its clients first
Firm applies a tactical, team-oriented strategy to defend the firm's valued clients
Law firm has offices in multiple cities
Firm works on a team approach and wants nice candidates for this firm

Sr. Defense Personal Injury Litigation Attorney Role
8+ years of experience in defense personal injury litigation
Candidate must be able to try a case in court
Candidate must have experience with catastrophic injury and wrongful death
Support attorneys and staff within the Commercial Litigation department
Draft Pleadings, Motions, Discovery, and a wide range of legal documents
Research and analyze relevant issues, laws, and regulations to assist in case strategy
Correspond with clients, opposing counsel and Courts
Legal research 
Analyze and summarize legal documents
Prepare complex cases in federal and state courts
Advise clients based on analysis of facts and applicable laws
Negotiate settlement terms with opposing party or counsel

Sr. Defense Personal Injury Litigation Attorney Background Profile
J.D. degree from an accredited Texas law school and in good standing
3+ years of Litigation experience
8+ years of Defense Personal injury, wrongful death and catastrophic cases
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Strong legal research and writing abilities
Excellent critical thinking skills.
Ability to work independently or on a team
Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and communication skills
Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks with little oversight
Must be punctual and dependable
Must be able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
Above average proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe Acrobat
Strong time management and organizational skills
Candidate must be able to work independently as well as on a team

Law Firm Features and Benefits
This position is 5 days in the office
Competitive Salaries
Medical – BCBS TX
Newly hired employees are eligible the first of the month following 30days of full-time employment
Flex savings account
Life Insurance
Vision benefits
HSA Account
401k with employer contribution
Discretionary year-end bonus

Frontline Source Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Candidates must be authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship.  The client cannot sponsor any visas.

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Job Requirements

personal injury defense - not plaintiff side, trials, depositions, mediations, discovery

Meet Your Recruiter

Becky Campbell

Becky's areas of legal specialization include senior attorneys, associate attorneys, corporate attorneys, paralegals, and legal secretaries. More specifically, she has placed litigation attorneys, personal injury attorneys, corporate attorneys, intellectual property secretaries, litigation secretaries, and litigation paralegals among many other legal positions.

Becky has impeccable communication skills and is always on top of her game when talking to law firm partners, office managers, and high-profile candidates. Her laid-back personality makes it easy for her to connect and get along with all kinds of people. She has a witty sense of humor that always lightens the mood and makes conversation easy. Her wit coupled with her industrious spirit is what has made her a huge success in her career.

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