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Experience: 1-3 years
Location: Chicago Loop
E-mail: Lea@walnerlaw.com
Area of Practice: Personal Injury

Illinois Associate Attorney (Plaintiff Personal Injury) (Full Time)

The Walner Law Firm

About the Personal Injury Associate Attorney Position
We are looking for someone to work and grow with the firm. The associate attorney will be responsible for litigating and helping manage a variety of personal injury cases.
As a member of the team, you are directly contributing to the clients' successful outcomes and futures.
Who We are Looking For

We are searching for a proactive, driven, forward thinking Associate Attorney. The Associate Attorney's responsibilities include meeting with clients to ascertain their needs, choosing the most appropriate course of action, and representing clients' interests at meetings, hearings, mediations, and trial. During the process, you will be required to collaborate with a team on each case. We value resourcefulness, personal confidence, adaptability and personal engagement.

About Walner Law:
Walner Law is a fast-paced personal injury law firm that has been in business since 1973. Walner Law, through our incredible employees, offer our clients the best professional legal services to achieve the results they deserve for their injuries.

We value placing our clients first, positivity, empathy, quality, trust, teamwork, goal-orientated respect and accountability.

Associate Attorney Responsibilities

managing an assigned caseload

filing lawsuits

preparing clients and presenting them for depositions, mediation, and trial

draft complaints, motions, discovery, legal briefs

prepare for and attend hearings/trial

help your team in a manner to provide exceptional representation to the clients Associate Attorney Qualifications

1-3 years of experience handling civil litigation matters, and specifically personal injury claims

approach problem solving proactively and have the ability to both work independently and collaborate with peers

motivated, reliable, and able to work within a professional firm environment

Exceptional research and strong legal writing abilities

Ability to meet deadlines

Must be able to work well in a team environment, have exceptional interpersonal communication skills, and a strong desire to develop and advance their legal career

Must be currently licensed and reside in Illinois

Career Growth Map

Walner Law is a fast-growing company. We meet with you regularly to always be mindful of your career goals and objectives. There is a lot of room for growth within our team as you are ready and willing to take on more responsibilities.

We encourage personal and professional development.
Our Management Style
Our President at Walner Law promotes an 'open door policy' whereby employees can talk freely with members of the management staff.
We always promote a team culture that is positive and fun, while also maintaining a strong sense of professionalism in the office and between team members.
Team Building
We have amazing outing that celebrate our employees.
Our Monday morning huddles is where we share recent wins & positivity

Enjoy free access to the gym in our building!

Paid holidays, PTO and sick days

Transit program

401K, medical insurance

Salary Range: $75,000+ per year based upon experience.

Walner Law is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, or Veteran status
Send resumes to Lea@walnerlaw.com