Associate Attorney

Tyson & Mendes LLP

Tyson & Mendes LLP

San Francisco, CA

Position Summary:

Are you ready to take your career in litigation to the next level? Look no further than Tyson & Mendes – a premier law firm known for its commitment to excellence, comprehensive training programs, partnership pathway, and unparalleled mentorship opportunities. We are seeking passionate and driven individuals to become a part of our dynamic team of top litigators.

We seek Associate Attorneys eager to learn and grow to join our team of award-winning litigators. Tyson & Mendes also offers attorneys the option to work for teams located in areas other than where they live. If you are licensed to practice in one of our states even if you do not live close to one of our offices, please let us know!

Develop a case theme that is more compelling than any plaintiff ploy for sympathy or anger
Refuse to accept mediocrity, the average, the standard or the norm in anything
Independently handle court appearances, depositions, briefs and trials
Work as part of a team with all levels of experiences
Routine communications with clients
Cultivate relationships with the firm’s existing and future clients
Provide leadership and direction with respect to less experienced attorneys

JD from an ABA approved school
Must be licensed in your state
1-7 years of solid litigation experience, specifically with litigation support, deposition and trial preparation
Ability to manage full case handling responsibilities, including all facets of discovery and trial
Experience handling insurance defense matters preferred
Experience with time management systems
Proficiency in MS Suite, specifically Word, PowerPoint and Outlook
Ability to think and act independently and with minimal supervision
Outstanding listening, verbal and written communication skills
Professional appearance and demeanor

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