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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: Arco Station, California
    Date Posted: 08/18
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel has an immediate need for a litigation paralegal to assist a boutique litigation law firm in Los Angeles. The litigation paralegal...View Details.
  • Location: Phildelphia, Pennsylvania
    Date Posted: 08/18
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you a litigator with 2+ years of experience looking to take your skills and practice to the next level? If so, you may be a good fit for our opportunity with the Philadelphia office of an established, regional law firm.
     
    The firm seeks a self-starting associate with...
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  • Location: Greenville, South Carolina
    Date Posted: 08/18
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A litigation paralegal job in Greenville, SC is immediately available via Special Counsel. To be considered for this opportunity you must have at least an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree and paralegal certificate and 3+ years’ experience in a similar role. Experience...View Details.
  • Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
    Date Posted: 08/18
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you a talented personal injury paralegal with at least three years’ of PI experience on the Plaintiff side and a desire to work for a...View Details.
  • Location: Los Angeles, California
    Date Posted: 08/17
    Position: Litigation
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel has an immediate contract need for a hybrid litigation legal secretary and paralegal to perform a variety of legal secretary duties at a popular downtown firm. The qualified candidate will have e-filing experience, state and federal filings, trial experience and tech...View Details.
  • Location: Columbia, South Carolina
    Date Posted: 08/16
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Temporary
    A part-time legal secretary job in Columbia, SC is immediately available via Special Counsel.  To be considered for this opportunity you must have at least an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree and 3+ years’ experience in a similar business litigation legal secretary...View Details.
  • Location: Phoenix, Arizona
    Date Posted: 08/14
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Temporary
     
    Special Counsel, the leading legal search and staffing company in the nation and in Arizona, has a longer term project expected to start this Wednesday Aug. 16th. Apply today for consideration!
     
    Details of the...
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  • Location: Atlanta, Georgia
    Date Posted: 08/10
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel has a great part time opportunity for a litigation paralegal. The ideal candidate will have Relativity, Excel and docketing experience...View Details.
  • Location: Arlington, Virginia
    Date Posted: 08/09
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Temporary
    Are you an attorney with Trademark experience?  Our client is a corporation in Arlington Virginia, their in-house legal team has an immediate need a Trademark Attorney.  This is a temporary position.
    You're an ideal candidate for us if you have experience with the...
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  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 08/04
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you a Privacy Attorney looking to move to an AmLaw firm at the forefront of the practice area? Would you like to work on the biggest matters for the best clients not only in Washington, DC but the entire country?
     
    The ideal candidate has 2-6 years of experience in privacy...
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