Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt currently has an opening in its Seattle, Washington office for a mid-level ligation associate. The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:
3-5 years of solid litigation experience, including drafting and arguing motions, taking and defending depositions, and trial preparation
Experience in general business litigation and/or complex commercial litigation
Experience in commercial banking disputes, real estate and construction litigation, securities litigation or receiverships is a plus
Excellent academic credentials and professional references, as well as solid legal research, writing, and communication skills
Demonstrated ownership of projects and willingness to work hard in a team-oriented setting, but with significant independence
Strong client service ethics
Washington State Bar admission is required
Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt provides a team-oriented working environment with a competitive salary and benefits. Qualified and interested candidates should submit a PDF of their cover letter, resume, law school and undergraduate transcripts, and a writing sample (dispositive motion preferred) online to Will Case, Recruiting Manager.
Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
About Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt
Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is one of the top law firms serving the needs of businesses in the Pacific Northwest. The firm’s attorneys provide a broad range of transaction and litigation services to many of the Northwest’s leading companies, from Fortune 500 industry leaders, to emerging and privately held businesses. With over 175 attorneys, Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is one of the largest Pacific Northwest regional law firms, with offices in Portland, Seattle, Vancouver, Bend, Eugene, Salem, Mountain View, CA, and Anchorage.