Mid-Level Associate - Employment and Commercial Litigation - Anchorage
The law firm of Davis Wright Tremaine LLP seeks a mid-level litigation associate attorney for its Anchorage office. Qualified candidates will have a minimum of four years’ experience in employment litigation and/or commercial litigation matters, including responsibility for substantive pleadings and motions, discovery, and court appearances. Experience with a broad based employment background understanding federal and state employment laws and regulations is highly preferred. This is an opportunity to work with experienced attorneys in top practice groups who are invested in mentorship and professional growth in a working environment that emphasizes professional and collegial relationships. The ideal candidate is confident, self-motivated and has a desire to build a practice. Outstanding academic credentials and writing skills are required. We prefer candidates with law firm experience, immediately transferable skills, and excellent client relationship and interpersonal skills. Active members of the Alaska State Bar preferred; will consider members of other state bars depending on circumstances. All replies confidential.
To apply, please upload a cover letter addressed to Bahareh Samanian, Director of Lawyer Recruiting; resume; a brief (10 pages max.) writing sample and law school transcript. We would appreciate you specifying how you heard about this position.
We are accepting submissions from third-party recruiters.
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