Jr. GL/Maritime Litigation Associate at Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck LLP

Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck LLP

Full-Time

Mid Level

Hackensack, NJ, USA

$67.000 - $94.000

08 Nov → 08 Dec

Job Description

Overview: The Hackensack, New Jersey office of Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck, LLP, a nationally recognized AV-rated® firm of 190+ attorneys across 14 offices, is seeking a Jr. Associate to handle maritime and general liability litigation matters in the Courts of New York and New Jersey.

General Liability defense and Maritime law experience is a plus, but not required.

As part of its continued efforts to actively recruit and advance the recruitment, development and promotion of diverse lawyers, Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck is participating in Diversity Lab’s Mansfield Rule 2022 initiative. The Mansfield Rule is named for Arabella Mansfield, the first woman admitted to practice law in the United States. It measures whether law firms affirmatively consider diverse lawyers for promotions, senior-level hiring and significant leadership roles. Under this initiative, KDV strives for a candidate pool consisting of at least 30% women, attorneys of color, and/or LGBTQ+ attorneys for all lateral partner and mid-to-senior-level associate hires.

Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck is not accepting resumes from search firms for this position.*

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at KDV without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law. KDV is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.*

 

Job Responsibilities

  • Independently manage a caseload involving general liability and maritime matters.
  • Draft pleadings, discovery demands, motions and appeals.
  • Communicate with clients and provide status reports.

Requirements / Qualifications

  • JD from an ABA accredited Law School.

  • Law Review or Law Journal or Moot Court is preferred.

  • Judicial Clerkship experience is preferred but not required.

  • Admission to practice in NJ and NY

  • Superior academic credentials and excellent written and oral communication.

How To Apply

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