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Lewis Brisbois Bisgarrd & Smith LLP Employment Law Attorney in Newark, New Jersey

Lewis Brisbois offers legal practice in more than 40 specialties, and a multitude of sub-specialties. Our attorneys have broad knowledge, experience, and sensitivity to our clients’ unique needs. Through interaction among our practice groups, Lewis Brisbois provides a wide range of legal services to each client with a continuity of representation across multiple disciplines. We have built longstanding relationships with corporate and institutional clients based on our ability to provide comprehensive service on a national scale.

With offices from Los Angeles to New York and Seattle to Miami, our attorneys reflect the communities in which they live. Lewis Brisbois' culture has fostered a diverse group of professionals committed to promoting the best interests of our clients, our communities and the legal profession. We support diversity in communities across the nation through new and ongoing relationships with minority and women-owned businesses.

The Labor & Employment Group is looking for a third (3) to eighth (8) year attorney to join the Newark office. This practice area has a 1,900 hour requirement. Additionally, we offer a generous bonus structure for those choosing to exceed 1,900 hours.

Job Requirements:

  • At least three (3) years of experience in some or all of the following substantive areas:

  • The ideal candidate should have experience specializing in labor and employment law (hands-on experience in employment cases, including wrongful termination, discrimination and wage and hour matters)

  • Experience in managing a litigation caseload (from beginning to end)

  • Experience drafting legal documents, such as motions and discovery requests

  • Experience conducting research on legal issues associated with the case

  • Drafting legal briefs and motions

  • Excellent analytical and writing skills

  • Strong communication skills (including communicating with clients, team and partners and providing timely reporting and appearing in court)

  • Must be admitted to practice in the jurisdiction in which you are applying

Requisition ID: 2023-1631

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