Senior Associate Attorney

Ressler & Tesh, PLLC
Posted Feb 07
Full Time
Issaquah, Washington

OUR FIRM: We, Ressler & Tesh PLLC, are an established and respected plaintiff personal injury firm located in Issaquah, Washington. We are a high-energy, fast-paced law firm that focuses on advocating on behalf of clients in the areas of childhood sexual abuse, catastrophic injuries, and wrongful death.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  Including but not limited to:

  • Drafting complaints
  • Drafting discovery
  • Drafting motions
  • Discovery and record review
  • Conduct legal research
  • Interview clients and witnesses as necessary
  • Conduct depositions
  • Prepare and develop strategies and arguments in preparation for trial

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Licensed to practice in the State of Washington
  • 5 years’ experience in the practice of law, preferably in personal injury
  • Civil litigation and trial experience
  • Preferred judicial clerkship/externship
  • Strong legal writing ability and experience
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills including the ability to understand, analyze, interpret and convey complex information and concepts
  • Strong analytical, interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite

WORKING CONDITIONS/SCHEDULE:

  • General office environment
  • Work schedule is not specified but must be available Monday to Friday during business hours 8:30am to 5pm with flexibility to be available evenings and weekends
  • Potential for this position to be hybrid

SALARY AND BENEFITS:  Please note this is a general description of the salary and benefits.

  • Salary range for this exempt Senior Associate position: $150,000 to $200,000
  • This Senior Associate position is eligible for significant bonuses payable in each calendar year. Bonuses are awarded based on performance and vary by attorney
  • Employer paid health/dental/vision for employee
  • 401(k) & 401(k) matching after eligibility
  • Pension plan after eligibility
  • Free parking
  • Paid time off
  • Paid holidays
  • Firm events
  • Salary is DOE

HOW TO APPLY:

  • Submit a cover letter detailing why you would be a good fit for this position including your preferred salary
  • Resume
  • Writing sample
  • Subject line of email: Senior Associate Attorney Position
  • Email required materials, no phone calls please

NOTE:  We handle cases that have  highly  sensitive content/material.

Ressler & Tesh PLLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind. All employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the location where we operate.