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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: Nashville, Tennessee
    Date Posted: 09/21
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Contract To Hire
    Contract Litigation Attorney-Nashville, TN
    A Contract Litigation Attorney position is available courtesy of Special Counsel. Do you love practicing litigation in a fast-paced environment? Then this job is for you.  
    Job Duties:
    • 2-5 years of litigation experience...
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  • Location: Atlanta, Georgia
    Date Posted: 09/21
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel has a great opportunity for a litigation paralegal with one of our clients in the Buckhead area. The right candidate will have...View Details.
  • Location: Atlanta, Georgia
    Date Posted: 09/21
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel has a terrific Litigation Paralegal Job opportunity with a large law firm located in the Midtown area. To be considered for this...View Details.
  • Location: Atlanta, Georgia
    Date Posted: 09/21
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting for an experienced Litigation Paralegal for a law firm located in Midtown.
     
    Job Responsibilities:...
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  • Location: Orlando, Florida
    Date Posted: 09/21
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Either Contract or Direct Hire
    Special Counsel has a NEW job opportunity for an experienced Litigation Paralegal with our prestigious law firm client in downtown Orlando, Florida!...View Details.
  • Location: Baltimore, Maryland
    Date Posted: 09/21
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Highly regarded mid-size firm in Baltimore is seeking a mid-level litigation associate with experience handling medical malpractice matters to join a growing team.  A strong candidate will have 3+ years of experience focusing on medmal and strong academic credentials.  This is a...View Details.
  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 09/20
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Contract
    Fantastic Legal Assistant needed to provide assistance and administrative support to several assigned attorneys and associates.
     
    Duties:
    • litigation support skills in state and federal courts
    • knowledge of state and federal court rules/procedures...View Details.
  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 09/20
    Position: Litigation
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Contract
    Qualifications:
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite
    • Strong organizational skills and ability to learn quickly in a fast-paced environment
    • Professional demeanor and ability to rationalize and provide...View Details.
  • Location: San Diego , California
    Date Posted: 09/20
    Position: Litigation
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Requirements:
    • Experience in e-filing strongly preferred
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
    • Typing speed of 55 wpm or above
    • Excellent communication, organizational and time management skills
     
    Job...
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  • Location: San Diego, California
    Date Posted: 09/20
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Contract
    An exciting Legal Assistant opportunity is available in sunny San Diego! We are looking for an articulate, sharp candidate with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
     
    Responsibilities:
    • Prepare reports and input data at an efficient rate of...View Details.
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