Associate Attorney - Litigation

Posted Feb 05
Full Time
Salem, Massachusetts

Vaco has partnered with our client that is seeking to hire an Associate Attorney to their team. The Associate Attorney is an in-house counsel position and this individual will handle general and commercial/business litigation matters.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Handling lawsuits from filing to judgment.
  • Collaborating with internal restructuring and accounting teams with respect to preparing matters for litigation.
  • Manage external local counsel to handle out of state matters.
  • Managing out-of-state dockets.
  • Advising and providing legal analysis to business executives with regard to status of and strategy surrounding MA and out of state litigation.
  • Assisting with other legal matters, including transactional matters, as necessary.

Key Requirements/Qualifications:

  • JD required
  • Licensed Massachusetts attorney
  • 4-5+ years of relevant experience.
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to manage simultaneous projects.
  • Ability to meet deadlines in fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.