Attorney (Litigation)

Employer
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Aug 16, 2019
Closes
Aug 22, 2019
Ref
278839893
Industry
Law
Hours
Full Time
Washington, District of ColumbiaJob DescriptionPillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman has an immediate opening for a senior full-time litigation attorney with complex business litigation experience. This is a contract position. The candidate will be resident in the firm's Washington, DC, office and will participate in certain aspects of discovery in one or more large multi-party litigations. Substantial experience with brief writing, expert preparation and depositions is a must. Environmental and/or policyholder-side insurance experience a plus but not essential. If there is a willingness to learn, Pillsbury is willing to train the right candidate. The ability to work as part of a team is critical. This position will involve full commitment and travel.It is required that the candidate have a bachelor's degree and a juris doctorate degree (JD) from an accredited law school. At least five years of litigation experience required. Excellent academic credentials required. The candidate should be a member of the District of Columbia Bar. The ideal candidate should have excellent interpersonal communication skills, and strong analytical skills. Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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