Associate Attorney (Commercial & General Litigation)
Rembolt Ludtke LLP
Location: Lincoln, Nebraska
Type: Full Time
Internal Number: Associate Attorney
Rembolt Ludtke LLP is growing! We are seeking to add an Associate Attorney to our Litigation team.
A successful Associate Attorney at Rembolt Ludtke is a resourceful problem solver who thrives in a positive, fast-paced team environment.
Our core values: Community, Collaboration, Diversity, Innovation, Integrity and client Success. That's why attracting, retaining, and promoting a diverse work force is important to us.
All inquiries will be kept confidential. Interested candidates can submit a resume, along with a cover letter to Jason Griess, Director of Firm Operations at email@example.com. Only highly qualified candidates will be contacted for consideration. No recruiters/agencies please.
Summary of Responsibilities
Performs legal research and analysis, drafts legal documents such as pleadings, motions, and briefs, represents clients in court proceedings, provides legal counsel to clients, negotiates and drafts contracts and legal agreements, attends depositions and mediations, collaborates with other attorneys and staff to develop legal strategies and case plans, manages a caseload, and stays informed of changes in laws and regulations relevant to the firm's practice areas.
This position reports to the Chief Executive Officer.
Conduct legal research and analysis on various legal issues;
Draft legal documents, including pleadings, motions, and briefs;
Represent clients in court proceedings, including hearings and trials;
Provide legal counsel to clients and advise them on legal matters;
Negotiate and draft contracts and other legal agreements;
Attend depositions, mediations, and other legal proceedings;
Collaborate with other attorneys and staff to develop legal strategies and case plans;
Stay informed of changes in laws and regulations relevant to the firm's practice areas;
Manage a caseload and meet deadlines for assigned tasks; and
Maintain accurate and up-to-date client files and records.
Required Knowledge, Abilities and Skills
Juris Doctor degree from an accredited law school;
Outstanding academic record;
Licensed to practice law in Nebraska;
Minimum of three years of commercial/general litigation experience at both federal and state levels;
Strong analytical and critical thinking skills;
Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
Ability to manage a caseload and work independently;
Demonstrated commitment to providing exceptional client service;
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail;
Ability to work collaboratively with other attorneys and staff; and
Experience with legal research tools and software.
Physical Work Conditions and Demands
This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, and fax machines.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to see, talk and hear.
This position requires the ability to occasionally lift office products, supplies, and marketing equipment up to 25 pounds.
Rembolt Ludtke LLP is a full-service business law firm dedicated to client success and operates offices in Lincoln and Seward. For over 50 years, the Rembolt Ludtke team has been committed to using its collective resources, skills and expertise to provide the best possible results for our clients. If the matter is routine, we find the most efficient solution. If the matter is complex, we apply our skill and experience to find the best possible solution. If the matter is unique, we find the innovative solution. For your every legal need - We find the way®.