We are seeking an Associate Attorney to work in our West Chester County, NY office. This is a full-time position and offers a competitive salary and benefits package and growth opportunity.
Represent clients in all phases of litigation, including healthcare, medical malpractice and general liability claims from initiation to trial.
Attend court appearances, hearings , depositions and case management conferences.
Conduct complex legal research and discovery investigations.
Draft discovery requests and responses, motions, case evaluation summaries, court orders, settlement agreements, affidavits, pleadings, motions, and legal memoranda.
Review medical records, discovery responses, depositions and prepare summaries and litigation update reports.
Negotiate with opposing counsel to settle claims.
Communicate closely with clients during the course of litigation to provide legal analysis, status reports and advice.
Marks, O’Neill, O’Brien, Doherty & Kelly provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or any other protected characteristic. In addition to federal law requirements, our firm complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location where we have offices.
Minimum of 1-3 years of litigation experience.
Strong academic credentials and New York Bar membership are required.
Experience drafting briefs and pleadings, taking and defending depositions, and arguing motions in court.
Excellent writing and organizational skills, and comfortable working in a fast paced and demanding environment.
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
Proficient in LexisNexis/Westlaw software
About Marks, O'Neill, O'Brien, Doherty & Kelly PC
With offices in Pennsylvania (Philadelphia and Pittsburgh), New Jersey, Delaware, New York (Manhattan and Westchester County) and Maryland, Marks, O’Neill, O’Brien, Doherty & Kelly, P.C. offers our clients a regional approach to their litigation needs.
We partner with clients from the private and public sector to corporations and the self insured to meet their litigation needs. Our firm offers a full range of options to help resolve legal matters of all levels of complexity in a cost effective manner. We represent and vigorously defend parties involved in a variety of practice areas. To learn more about our expertise, please visit the practice area section of our website.
Our lawyers and paralegals have vast experience managing litigation on regional and national levels. We work closely with each of our clients to assemble a dynamic team that will meet and exceed our clients’ expectations. At Marks, O’Neill, O’Brien, Doherty & Kelly, P.C., we pride ourselves on our integrity, providing the best client experience, and delivering value. We seek to be available for our clients and give them the service and attention they deserve.