Associate (Litigation) (2523)
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman has an immediate opening for a senior full-time litigation attorney with complex business litigation experience. This is a contract position. The candidate will be resident in the firm’s Washington, DC, office and is anticipated to be assigned to a single multi-year litigation project. The candidate will oversee certain aspects of written discovery, including production and mastery of a multi-million page collection of documents. Substantial experience with e-discovery, complex legal research, brief writing, expert preparation and depositions is a must. Environmental and/or policyholder-side insurance experience a plus but not essential. If there is a willingness to learn, Pillsbury is willing to train the right candidate. The ability to work as part of a team is critical. This position will involve full commitment and travel.
It is required that the candidate have a bachelor's degree and a juris doctorate degree (JD) from an accredited law school. Excellent academic credentials required. The candidate should be a member of the District of Columbia Bar. The ideal candidate should have excellent interpersonal communication skills, and strong analytical skills. Principals only need apply. Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP is an Equal Opportunity Employer.