Senior Litigation Attorney

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Legal



Carolina Legal Staffing is actively recruiting for an opening for a Senior Litigation Attorney with an established mid-sized law firm client located in Charlotte, North Carolina. 

This attorney will represent clients throughout the arbitration and trial process in District and/or Superior Court. 

Responsibilities/Job Functions:
Provide legal advice on personal injury issues by conducting legal research; keeping clients informed of case developments; analyzing plaintiff's and defendant's positions; providing explanations of personal injury law concepts and actions clearly and effectively. 
Develop personal injury case by reviewing investigative findings, police reports, medical reports, medical examiner's reports, reports of various state and federal agencies; consulting with experts; taking and defending depositions; and completing discovery process. 
Maintain personal injury case progress by following and enforcing productivity and quality standards; resolving operational problems; identifying work process improvements.
Resolve cases by settling, mediating, arbitrating, and prosecuting defendants at trial; plan, organize, and present arguments and counter-arguments; engage expert witnesses; prepare and present evidence; prepare and interrogate witnesses; present closing arguments to jury. 
Improve quality results by studying, evaluating and re-designing processes and implementing changes. 

Required Qualifications: 
JD from ABA accredited law school 
Admission in good standing with North Carolina Bar
Admission in good standing with South Carolina Bar preferred
Minimum of 10 years of experience in North Carolina Plaintiffs Litigation. 

Competitive Salary and benefits offered based on experience. 

Applicants can submit their information directly to LTate@carolinalegal.com * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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