Family Law Attorney

Round Hill Search
Posted Feb 02
Full Time
Los Angeles, California

Round Hill Search has an excellent opportunity for an experienced Family Law Attorney to join a dynamic team of attorneys in an established and progressive family law firm on the Westside of LA. The firm is well known as a leader in the family law arena. It handles all aspects of family law, including complex marital dissolutions, the division of high-net-worth estates, high-conflict custody matters, etc. Their clients are generally high-net-worth individuals seeking unparalleled expertise and a highly energetic yet sophisticated approach to their delicate issues. The firm, in turn, is looking for attorneys with excellent experience and the ability to work in a highly collaborative and dynamic environment.

Responsibilities

  • Offer expert legal advice to clients on various family law matters, including divorce, child custody, visitation rights, child support, and alimony.
  • Oversee and manage a caseload of family law cases, handling all aspects from initial consultation to resolution.
  • Engage in negotiation processes and facilitate mediation sessions to achieve amicable settlements and resolutions in clients' best interest.
  • Represent clients in court proceedings, presenting legal arguments, examining witnesses, and advocating for fair and just outcomes.
  • Draft, review, and file legal documents, including pleadings, motions, and agreements, ensuring accuracy and compliance with relevant laws.
  • Advocate for the rights and interests of clients, particularly in matters involving children, and ensure that their well-being is prioritized.
  • Provide compassionate and comprehensive guidance to clients, explaining legal options and potential outcomes and navigating emotional aspects of family law cases.
  • Conduct thorough legal research on statutes, case law, and precedents to support legal strategies and arguments.
  • Work collaboratively with legal colleagues, paralegals, and support staff to address the multifaceted aspects of family law cases.

Qualifications

  • Juris Doctor degree and active bar membership in California.
  • Proven experience as a family law attorney, with expertise in divorce, child custody, and related matters.
  • Strong negotiation and mediation skills to facilitate positive outcomes for clients.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills for effective representation and client interaction.
  • Compassionate and empathetic approach when dealing with clients facing emotionally charged family situations.
  • Ability to build and maintain positive client relationships.
  • Collaborative mindset with effective teamwork skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Flexibility to navigate family law cases' unique challenges and dynamics.

Salary

$200,000 -$250,000, DOE

How To Apply

Please submit your resume as a WORD document for immediate review and consideration.

About Round Hill Search

Round Hill Search is a leading boutique legal staffing, placement, and consulting firm headquartered in Los Angeles, California. Our founding principles, Excellence, Service, and Integrity, are woven through every aspect of our business, resulting in an unparalleled level of service for our candidates and clients. Visit us at www.roundhillsearch.com