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Willcox Savage

Associate Positions - Litigation Department

Job Description

Willcox Savage, a commercial and corporate law firm with more than 50 attorneys headquartered in Norfolk, Virginia, has immediate openings for experienced litigation associates to join our growing and dynamic litigation department. We have several practice groups seeking to expand. We are looking for associates who are ready to get involved in cases from day one. Litigation associates have the opportunity to appear in court for hearings and trials, take depositions, work with expert witnesses, draft motions, and manage discovery.

Qualifications

Applicants should have Virginia Bar admission, excellent research and writing skills, excellent oral communication skills, strong organizational skills, and attention to detail. We offer an excellent compensation and benefits package.

Please send a resume, cover letter, and law school transcript to: jfitzgerald@wilsav.com

Joni Fitzgerald, Director of Recruiting 

Willcox Savage 440 Monticello Avenue, Suite 2200 Norfolk, Virginia 23510  757-628-5543

https://www.willcoxsavage.com/our-firm/careers/current-opportunities/associate-positions-litigation-department/

Posted: August 1, 2022

Willcox Savage

Associate Positions - Business Department

Job Description:

Willcox Savage, a corporate and commercial law firm with more than 50 attorneys headquartered in Norfolk, Virginia, has immediate openings for experienced associates to join our growing and dynamic business department. We have needs in each of our three primary business sections: (i) Corporate, Securities and Finance; (ii) Commercial Real Estate; and (iii) Trusts and Estates/Tax.

Qualifications:

Applicants should have excellent writing skills, a positive professional presence, and a strong academic background. Strong research and writing skills, along with the ability to work independently, is important. Bar admission is required. We have great opportunities for associates who are interested in growing and developing their practices. We offer an excellent compensation and benefits package.

Please send a resume, cover letter, and law school transcript to: jfitzgerald@wilsav.com

Joni Fitzgerald, Director of Recruiting 

Willcox Savage 440 Monticello Avenue, Suite 2200 Norfolk, Virginia 23510  757-628-5543

https://www.willcoxsavage.com/our-firm/careers/current-opportunities/associate-positions-business-department/

Posted: August 1, 2022

Legal Aid Society of Eastern Virginia

Staff Attorney

Legal Aid Society of Eastern Virginia, a non-profit public interest law firm serving the poverty community in civil matters, seeks a staff attorney.  A passion for justice and a commitment to poverty law is a must.

Candidate must be sitting for the July 2022 Virginia State Bar Exam, a member of the Virginia State Bar or eligible to waive in as a Virginia Legal Aid Counsel by having at least two years’ experience in good standing in another state bar

Salary DOE plus excellent benefit package including Loan Repayment Assistance Program.  However, entry level salary begins at $60,000.  Must be a member of the Virginia State Bar or eligible to waive in as a Virginia Legal Aid Counsel by having at least two years’ experience in good standing in another state bar. Email resume and writing sample to sherryh@laseva.org.  LASEV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Posted: June 24,2022

Legal Aid Society of Eastern Virginia

Staff Attorney

Legal Aid Society of Eastern Virginia is a non-profit civil law firm whose mission is help low income individuals in consumer, education, employment, family, housing, and income maintenance matters as well as simple estate, medical (Medicaid/Medicare denials), and so forth. We have offices in Belle Haven, Hampton, Norfolk, and Williamsburg, Virginia. We are looking for at least 3 attorneys in our Norfolk Office and at least 1 in our Hampton Office.

Legal Aid Society of Eastern Virginia, seeks a staff attorney. A passion for justice and a commitment to poverty law is a must. Salary DOE plus excellent benefit package. Email resume and writing sample to sherryh@laseva.org. LASEV is an Equal Opportunity Employer

****NOTE: Starting salary is $54,000. Our law firm pays 100% of the health, dental and short/long disability, and life insurance policies.

Posted: June 24, 2022

The Moody Law Firm

Litigation/Mass Torts Attorney

The Moody Law Firm, Inc., founded in 1958, is a Virginia firm headquartered in historic downtown Portsmouth. Our attorneys specialize in legal representation for Railroad worker injury cases, Mass Tort litigation, and other personal injury practice areas. We have an immediate opening for an experienced attorney to join our growing and dynamic Railroad Litigation and/or Mass Tort departments.

Qualifications

Applicants must be admitted to the North Carolina Bar. Five to ten years’ experience in litigation with federal court practice experience a plus. Excellent research and writing skills, excellent oral communication skills, strong organizational skills, and attention to detail. This is an in-house position with relocation to the Tidewater region of Virginia.  The area is rich in history and culture where you are never far from the benefits of waterfront living.  We offer an excellent compensation and benefits package including relocation.

Please send a resume, cover letter, and law school transcript to: Tom Terrell, Director of Administration, tterrell@moodyrrlaw.com

Posted: September 13, 2022

The Moody Law Firm

Personal Injury Litigation Paralegals

We have immediate openings for Personal Injury Litigation Paralegals. We seek candidates with proven LEGAL and TRIAL experience, and, paralegal graduates seeking an opportunity to learn on the job. Candidates will have excellent organizational, communication, and grammar skills. Proficiency in MS Office and Adobe is essential; experience using client management systems is preferred. The firm offers a professional work environment with in-house training. Competitive wage and benefits package including paid garage parking. 

Essential Position Responsibilities:

  • Processes new cases and prepares files for attorney review
  • Calendaring of SOL’s and trial dates
  • Summarizes deposition transcripts
  • Subpoenas medical records, tracks responses, produces records received and updates medical chronologies
  • Coordinates independent medical exams and records reviews with medical providers, prepares medical packages
  • Drafts motions and additional pleadings for attorney review
  • Prepares documents for production and reviews/incorporates document productions from opposing counsel
  • Calendar/docket hearings, pre-trial agreements, discovery, and other deadlines
  • Prepares hearing exhibits and other documents to be produced to court and opposing counsel
  • Evaluates ongoing medical records and reviews cases for settlement or trial

The Moody Law Firm is an equal opportunity employer and maintains a policy of non-discrimination and inclusion to all employees and applicants for employment. Qualified candidates should submit cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to Tom Terrell, Director of Administration, terrell@moodyrrlaw.com

Posted: September 13, 2022

Cooper, Spong & Davis, P.C.

Associate Position

Cooper, Spong & Davis, P.C. (“CSD”), a small, established AV-rated Hampton Roads law firm with over 70 years of service in the community, has an opening for an attorney with 3 – 5 years’ experience to assist and to grow existing fields and to add new practice areas.  The main office is located in Portsmouth and we have satellite offices in Suffolk and Virginia Beach. 

Our firm enjoys a pleasant work atmosphere with a good quality of life for its attorneys and staff. CSD currently practices in the fields of real estate, zoning, elder law, guardianship, civil litigation, estate planning, corporate law, municipal, and creditor’s rights.  An ideal candidate should be a quick and eager learner and have the ability to market and produce new business.

The firm is open to expanding to new practice areas. We offer a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package.  You may forward your resume with a cover letter to our office administrator, Christine Ricks, at cricks@portslaw.com. For more information, please contact Mrs. Ricks at 757-397-3481.

Posted: September 15,2022

Cooper Hurley Injury Lawyers

Pre-Litigation Lawyer

Cooper Hurley is seeking a Pre-Litigation Lawyer that can think. We are a growing and successful personal injury law firm looking for a lawyer to help run a pre-litigation group, who has these three main qualities: Get It, Want It and possess the capacity to do the work.

Send cover letter and resume directly to the managing partner via email to jhurley@cooperhurley.com with subject line “I get it”.

Posted September 28. 2022

The Law Firm of McCormack & McCormack 

Associate attorney

Respected Virginia Beach criminal defense firm seeking to hire an associate attorney with position opening Jan 1, 2023. 

The firm’s current main practice areas are state, federal and military criminal defense, with a small personal-injury caseload.  The firm is located in the Lynnhaven area of Virginia Beach, but handles cases throughout Greater Hampton Roads.  Two full-time paralegals and an office manager are on staff.

The ideal candidate will have 2-10 years criminal law and courtroom litigation experience, and must be able to thrive in a fast-paced environment with significant case-load.  Prior military experience is desired but not mandatory.  Associate responsibilities will include intake of new consultations, full handling of misdemeanor and felony cases from intake through disposition, conducting jail visits with incarcerated clients, and trial preparation for pending contested matters in circuit and federal court.  While the primary practice focus will be on criminal defense, the associate would be encouraged to handle personal injury matters and potentially introducing a domestic relations practice to the firm, if desired. 

The successful candidate will be provided a large fully-furnished office and support staff.  Salary will be commensurate with experience, with possibility of performance-based bonuses, and benefits are included.

Contact jlm@mccormackpc.com with inquiries and resume.  All contact will remain confidential.

Posted: September 30, 2022

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