Job Summary
Employment Type
Full Time
Years Experience
1 - 3 years
Bonus/Commission
Yes
Job Description

Premier law firm with statewide practice in the area of Labor & Employment Law is seeking an Associate, with 1 to 3 years experience, with strong interest in defending clients in employment litigation matters to join our Delaware firm. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience researching and briefing legal issues and will be able to demonstrate writing excellence.   Must be licensed to pratice in Delaware or taking the Delaware Bar Exam in 2019.


Duties:

  • Initiates legal actions  in matters, such as, wrongful termination, sexual harassment, discrimination, trade secret protection and agreements, employee handbooks, policies and procedures, privacy, employee agreements, as well as, providing detailed analyses regarding mass layoffs, mergers and acquisitions, compensation systems, leaves of absence, and employee benefit plans.

 

  • Completes employment law case preparation by preparing legal briefs; developing strategies, arguments, and testimony.

 

  • Resolves employment law cases by filing lawsuits; settling, mediating, or bringing cases to trial; planning, organizing, and presenting arguments and counter-arguments; engaging expert witnesses; preparing and presenting evidence; preparing and interrogating witnesses; presenting final arguments and summations to juries.

Skills/Qualifications:

Admission to the Delaware Bar with 1 to 3 years experience.  Employment Law, Corporate Law, Anti-discrimination Laws, Negotiating, Problem Solving, Verbal Communication, Written Communication, Discretion, Professionalism, Objectivity, Administrative Writing Skills.

About Us

Allen & Associates is recognized as the preeminent firm for Labor & Employment Law in Delaware, primarily focused on Labor & Employment, Civil Litigation, Legal Advice and Counseling to Employers, Employees and Health Care Professionals. The Firm’s founder Michele D. Allen has been recognized by Super Lawyers Magazine as a Top Rated Labor & Employment Attorney and by Delaware Today Magazine as a Top Lawyer in the area of Labor and Employment Law.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Litigation: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Associate: 1 year (Preferred)

Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • Healthcare spending or reimbursement accounts such as HSAs or FSAs
  • Retirement benefits or accounts

 

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Job ID: 238880898

COMPANY OVERVIEW

Allen & Associates, LLC

Allen & Associates, formerly known as Law Offices of Michele D. Allen, LLC, is recognized as the preeminent firm for Labor & Employment Law in Delaware. Allen & Associates primarily focuses on Labor & Employment, Civil Litigation, Legal Advice and Counseling to Employers, Employees and Health Care Professionals. The Firm’s founder Michele D....
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