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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: Richmond, Virginia
    Date Posted: 05/18
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Top-tier Richmond firm is seeking an associate with 1+ years of experience in antitrust, government investigations or white collar crime to join a fast-paced litigation team.  A strong candidate will have large law firm experience and top academic credentials; VA bar...View Details.
  • Location: Phoenix, Arizona
    Date Posted: 05/17
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Temporary
    Special Counsel is staffing an upcoming Document review project that is expected to start the week of May 21st. Please see details below – and don’t delay so you won’t miss out in joining this exciting new project.
     
    Details and...
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  • Location: Reston, Virginia
    Date Posted: 05/17
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Temporary
    We are looking for a Paralegal to work at a boutique law firm in Reston, VA and want to see if you are available and interested.  This is a temporary position.  
     
    Start:  May 2018
    Duration:  anticipated to last 8 weeks
    Pay:  $20/hr
    Location:...
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  • Location: Atlanta, Georgia
    Date Posted: 05/15
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel is currently interviewing stellar Corporate Paralegals for an immediate need with our Corporate client. The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years of experience performing the following:
     
    * Preparing and filing of documents required for formation,...
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  • Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
    Date Posted: 05/15
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A medical malpractice paralegal job in Charlotte, North Carolina is immediately available via Special Counsel. To be considered for this opportunity...View Details.
  • Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
    Date Posted: 05/15
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Either Contract or Direct Hire
    An insurance defense paralegal job in Charlotte, North Carolina is immediately available via Special Counsel. To be considered for this opportunity you...View Details.
  • Location: Baltimore, Maryland
    Date Posted: 05/14
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Contract
    Licensed Attorney Needed Immediately for Contract Position in Baltimore City, Maryland!
     
    Special Counsel Baltimore is actively seeking attorneys for an immediate contract opportunity with a local downtown client.  Qualified candidates must be licensed members of...
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  • Location: Austin, Texas
    Date Posted: 05/11
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Either Contract or Direct Hire
    We have a great opportunity for a Paralegal for an established regional law firm's Austin Office! This is an amazing opportunity to join an...View Details.
  • Location: Orange County, California
    Date Posted: 05/10
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
     
    A growing, national litigation firm seeks a Litigation Associate to join their Orange County, CA office.
     
    Highlights of the position:
     
    • Hands-on experience in a fast-paced environment
    • Extensive writing opportunities
    • Taking fact...
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  • Location: Washington , District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 05/09
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Parker + Lynch Legal is working with a top-rated firm in DC to bring on a mid-level Litigation Associate with a background in the financial services sector.
     
    Ideal candidates will have:
    • 3+ years of experience
    • Top academic credentials
    • Experience in...
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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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