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Litigation – Civil Job Description

Every year there are approximately 14 million civil lawsuits filed in the United States—and that number is expected to grow. As a result civil litigation is the largest practice area for attorneys, paralegals, clerks and legal support staff in the country.

The field of civil litigation is diverse and dynamic. Each case is different and brings with it unique challenges and opportunities to apply your skills and experience. It’s also a rewarding career choice as civil litigation is one of the best-paying fields of law.

Required expertise for civil litigation professionals

To be a successful civil litigation professional you must have the following skills and attributes:

  • Oral and written advocacy
  • Willingness to work extensive hours
  • Knowledge of substantive and procedural law
  • Customer service

Civil litigation practice areas

Those 14 million lawsuits span a wide array of litigation areas, including:

  • Personal injury
  • Products liability
  • Medical malpractice
  • Succession disputes
  • Contract disputes
  • Business disputes
  • Intellectual property
  • Landlord and tenant disputes

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Litigation – Civil Job Postings

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  • Location: Birmingham, Alabama
    Date Posted: 11/16
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Legal Secretary                 
    Location: Birmingham, AL       
    Date Posted: November 16, 2018
    Employment Type: Full-Time, Direct Hire...
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  • Location: White Plains, New York
    Date Posted: 11/16
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Parker + Lynch is assisting a highly-regarded regional law firm in recruiting a Labor & Employment Associate for its Westchester County office. The...View Details.
  • Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
    Date Posted: 11/15
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    The Carolinas Parker + Lynch team is working on an opportunity with a boutique litigation firm in Uptown Charlotte; this lifestyle friendly firm is...View Details.
  • Location: Richmond, Virginia
    Date Posted: 11/15
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Excellent opportunity for experienced trial attorneys in Virginia! We are working with a reputable personal injury firm in Richmond that is looking to add an experienced trial attorney to their growing team. This firm is unique in many ways:
  • Location: Portland, Oregon
    Date Posted: 11/15
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you a tenured legal professional looking to take the next step in your career? If so, we have an exciting new opportunity with our client in downtown Portland, OR! As the Paralegal/Legal Assistant (Litigation), you will schedule appointments, meetings, hearings and depositions and...View Details.
  • Location: Portland, Oregon
    Date Posted: 11/15
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Paralegal (Litigation)
     
    Are you looking to transition into a close knit and positive law firm where you will be inspired to be at your best every day? Do you have at least 5 years of Litigation Paralegal experience? If so, you may be the ideal candidate for our client in...
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  • Location: Portland, Oregon
    Date Posted: 11/15
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Contract
    Are you looking for an opportunity to work with a well-respected law firm in downtown Portland, OR? We have partnered with a full-service law firm to...View Details.
  • Location: Seattle, Washington
    Date Posted: 11/15
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Contract
    We are now partnering with an prestigious Pacific Northwest law firm to find a Temporary Legal Assistant (Floater) to join their Seattle office for the holidays. You are an ideal candidate will have at least five years of recent experience as a legal assistant, preferably as a floater,...View Details.
  • Location: Aliso Viejo , California
    Date Posted: 11/14
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Temp-To-Hire
    Are you a mid- to senior-level litigation attorney interested in an exciting temp-to-hire opportunity in Aliso Viejo, CA? You must have construction...View Details.
  • Location: Irvine, California
    Date Posted: 11/14
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Temporary
    Are you a litigation attorney who is interested in a remote contract opportunity that will need to report to Irvine, CA? If so, Special Counsel has an excellent opportunity for you! You will be responsible for researching and making cohesive legal arguments for the first drafts of briefs....View Details.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
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