Associate Attorney- Clinton Township

Associate Attorney- Clinton Township

National law firm is seeking an associate attorney with at least five years of experience and excellent research and writing skills for its Clinton Township office. CMDA is a premier municipal liability defense firm providing services to cities, townships, villages, counties, boards and commissions.

Qualifications should include the following:

  • Licensed in Michigan
  • 5+ years of practical legal experience
  • Some prior jury trial experience preferred
  • Familiar with governmental immunity and constitutional law issues

Prior experience:

  • Independently handling of an active caseload
  • Having regular written and verbal communications with clients, witnesses and opposing counsel
  • Taking and defending depositions (parties, experts, etc.)
  • Preparing and arguing motions for summary judgment and other types of dispositive and procedural motions in both state and federal courts
  • Excellent research and writing skills
  • Strong communication skills

Attorney joining the Firm will have opportunities to work on a variety of cases and projects, as well as participate in and handle trials in state and federal courts, depositions, motion and discovery practice, and be responsible for regular client communications.Excellent benefits and competitive compensation commensurate with experience.

Job Type: Full-time