Associate Attorney

Key Choice Recruiting
Posted Feb 08
Full Time
Houston, Texas

This boutique litigation firm's Houston office is looking to bring over a capable litigation associate with roughly 3-7 years of experience. The firm specializes in products liability defense and complex commercial disputes with a robust client base of large clients.


  • Substantive written and oral advocacy experience
  • Preference for attorneys who can run their own docket
  • Texas bar admission (or eligibility for the next exam)


  • This position is great for someone looking to dial back from the expectations of biglaw, while having a viable pathway to partner. Many of the firm’s partners are former biglaw partners themselves who broke off into their own firm. The firm’s hours are 1800 hours and the hiring partner has mentioned that they are looking for this person to be able to eventually receive clients and a book of business.
  • The firm really believes in making partners, as evidenced by its healthy ratio of partners to associates. In fact, the expectation is people stick with the firm and make partner. It is not up and out
  • For a boutique, the client base rivals larger firms in that they have large cap companies represented with regular, recurring business.
  • This firm is well-regarded for sustainability and great practice work.

Feel free to submit your resume and/or message Celia Villarreal Sekula to learn more about this great opportunity.