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Litigation Associate – ERISA

The Consumer/401(k) practice seeks applicants for an associate attorney position in its Minneapolis, MN office. If you are looking to get involved in high-stakes litigation protecting the rights of employees and consumers, this is the job for you. Associates take an active role in managing their own cases, writing, responding to, and arguing motions, taking and defending depositions, and participating in trials. Because we fight for the little guy, we staff our cases leanly and will give you the opportunity to get involved right away. Unlike other firms, our associates are on the front lines of active litigation, and will find the practice both challenging and rewarding. As an associate you will have a J.D. degree and two years of litigation experience. The responsibilities of an associate with our firm include:

  • Litigate ERISA and related trust claims in federal and state courts
  • Conduct legal research and write legal memoranda
  • Draft pleadings and briefs, argue motions in court
  • Maintain client relationships
  • Take and defend depositions
  • Work with finance, economics, and other experts
  • Develop new cases and conduct pre-suit investigations
  • Develop relationships with other attorneys in the Plaintiffs’ bar
  • Engage in public speaking, including at conferences, CLEs, and on panels
  • Work closely with and supervise paralegals, assistants, interns, and clerks
  • Travel as required for litigation and conferences

If interested please apply online

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