Minami Tamaki LLP, an AV-rated firm in San Francisco, seeks an associate with up to 10 years’ experience litigating plaintiff personal injury cases. Ideal candidate must have excellent legal research, writing and oral communication skills, trial and discovery experience and a commitment to social justice. We need someone who works hard, wants to learn, has the desire to try personal injury cases, and seeks growth and leadership opportunities in the firm’s Personal Injury Practice Group.
Under the supervision of one or more attorneys, this attorney will be responsible for representing plaintiffs in personal injury cases
Conduct legal research and writing and analysis
Perform client intake/consultations and case evaluation
Evaluate client claims through gathering of relevant facts and documents; witness interviews, internet and legal research; analysis of both liability and damages issues
Represent and advise clients in court proceedings
Plan and conduct oral and written discovery
Assist in litigation and manage own caseload
Assist in Arbitration, mediation and trial of personal injury cases
Excellent research and writing skills
Ability to communicate tactfully and effectively with clients, opposing parties, judges and MT staff and attorneys
Efficient use of time and resources
Ability to advocate for clients and negotiate settlements
Creativity and strategic planning skills to develop effective case themes, discovery plans and other techniques to effectively represent clients
Ability to work effectively and cooperatively within a team of attorneys, staff, clients and experts
Ready to assist to litigate cases through arbitration, mediation and/or trial.
If this describes you, please email your resume, cover letter and salary requirements to: email@example.com. No calls or emails to other firm personnel please. Minami Tamaki LLP provides quality legal representation with an emphasis on personalized, client-centric and responsive service. We provide excellent legal services which we balance with a commitment to our community.