Litigation Paralegal / 3-5 Years experience

Tousley Brain Stephens, a Seattle law firm with a national reputation for its Class Action and Litigation practice is seeking a litigation paralegal.  The ideal candidate will have 3-5 yrs litigation experience.

Duties

  • Organize discovery requests and responses
  • Assist with physical and electronic document production
  • Assist with electronic discovery
  • Interpret and analyze data with guidance and oversight
  • Draft chronologies
  • Prepare for and attend client meetings, mediations and trials as needed
  • Assist with deposition & trial preparation
  • Other duties as requested

Essential Requirements 

  • At least 3 years of experience as a litigation paralegal
  • Exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to proactively monitor and manage deadlines
  • Ability to adapt to various work styles and personalities both internally and externally
  • A team player who participates and contributes to the success of the firm
  • Pleasant and professional attitude
  • Strong and effective written and oral communication
  • High level of proficiency in MS Office Suite, comfortable with technology and basic office related equipment; advanced Excel skills a plus

This is a full-time position with benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life, disability insurance and 401K. Qualified and interested applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to Kristin Stoddard at kstoddard@tousley.com. Selected candidates will be contacted.

Tousley Brain Stephens PLLC is committed to equal employment opportunity for all persons, regardless of race, color, religion, sex or gender, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.


Litigation Associate / 2-4 Years experience

Tousley Brain Stephens PLLC, a Seattle firm with a national reputation for solving complex problems and winning cases, seeks an associate with 2-4 years of significant litigation experience.

Qualified candidates will possess superior writing and analytical skills, the ability to perform complex legal research, and have experience managing cases alone, or with limited supervision. The right candidate will have a high level of motivation, initiative and a strong work ethic.  This is a demanding position with high expectations, which will give you the opportunity to work on significant litigation matters in Washington and around the country.  Experience in commercial litigation is preferred.  Tousley Brain Stephens offers a competitive salary and exceptional bonus program. Please send cover letter, resume, law school transcript and short writing sample to Kristin Stoddard at kstoddard@tousley.com.  No recruiters please.

Tousley Brain Stephens PLLC is committed to equal employment opportunity for all persons, regardless of race, color, religion, sex or gender, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.


Real Estate & Business Transactional Associate / 5 Years minimum experience

Tousley Brain Stephens PLLC, a Seattle firm with a national reputation for solving complex problems and winning cases, seeks an associate attorney with a minimum of 5 years of significant and sophisticated commercial real estate and business transactional experience.

The successful candidate will have experience in the following areas:

  • Legal oversight, analysis, strategic direction, negotiation, due diligence, and document drafting, reviewing and revising for commercial real estate sales, acquisitions, leases, and financings
  • Complex title and survey reviews
  • Drafting, reviewing, negotiating and revising construction contracts, loan documents, easements, and operating agreements for our real estate clients
  • Drafting, reviewing, negotiating and revising ordinary course business contracts, stock and asset purchase agreements, and private placement memoranda, as well as handling closings for various sales and purchases

Qualified candidates will possess superior writing and analytical skills, the ability to perform complex legal research, and have experience handling sophisticated commercial real estate and business transactions alone, or with limited supervision. The right candidate will have a high level of motivation, initiative and a strong work ethic.  This is a demanding position with high expectations, which will give you the opportunity to work on variety of real estate and business transactional matters.  Tousley Brain Stephens offers a competitive salary and exceptional bonus program. Please send cover letter, resume, law school transcript and short writing sample to Kristin Stoddard at kstoddard@tousley.com.  No recruiters please.

Tousley Brain Stephens PLLC is committed to equal employment opportunity for all persons, regardless of race, color, religion, sex or gender, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.


Tousley Brain Stephens is always interested in hearing from attorneys and staff that are highly qualified and interested in our practice. If you would like to discuss possible employment, please contact Kristin Stoddard at the address below:

Tousley Brain Stephens PLLC
Attn: Kristin Stoddard
1700 Seventh Avenue, Suite 2200
Seattle, Washington 98101-4416

Telephone: 206.682.5600
E-Mail: kstoddard@tousley.com