Clyde & Co is a leading, sector-focused global law firm with 440 partners, 1800 lawyers, 2500 legal professionals, and 4000+ staff in over 50 offices and associated offices worldwide. The firm specializes in the sectors that move, build and power our connected world and the insurance that underpins it, including: transport, infrastructure, energy, trade & commodities and insurance. With a strong focus on developed and emerging markets, the firm has achieved compound average annual revenue growth of 15% over the last ten years, making it one of the fastest-growing law firms in the world with ambitious plans for further growth.
Clyde & Co seeks a litigation attorney with 3-5 years of litigation experience to join our team handling matters for international and domestic clients, representing airlines; airports; municipalities, government contractors; manufacturers of commercial, aviation, space, and military products, and their insurers. We will consider attorneys located in California, Washington, or Oregon.
Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Taking depositions, arguing motions, and attending court hearings and mediations as required;
Drafting motions, pleadings, briefs, discovery requests and interrogatories, and other legal correspondence and litigation documents;
Conducting complex and rigorous legal research and analysis, and drafting memoranda;
Preparing status reports and recommendations to clients;
Reviewing document collections in preparation for litigation;
Working on all aspects of litigation, from the initial responsive pleading through trial.
Superior writing, and analytical skills
Strong Interpersonal skills
Ability to handle matters of a highly sensitive nature
Ability to handle time sensitive matters, sometimes several simultaneously
Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects
Excellent organizational and time management skills
Ability to identify and resolve problems quickly
Strong work ethic
Attention to detail;
Capable of working within a team
Experience in the field of aviation and/or products liability is ideal. Preferred candidates will possess the following skills and characteristics: Admitted to practice in California, Washington, and/or Oregon. We will be flexible for the right candidate but prefer candidates who are barred in California; Discovery and Law and Motion experience; State and Federal court experience; Excellent academic credentials and work history.