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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: Denver, Colorado
    Date Posted: 01/16
    Position: Legal Secretary
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Our client, a fast-growing law firm, is searching for a detail-oriented, computer savvy candidate for a Litigation Legal Assistant job in the downtown Denver, CO area.  To be considered for this job, you must have two or more years’ law firm experience.   This is an...View Details.
  • Location: Portland, Oregon
    Date Posted: 01/15
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Contract To Hire
    We are currently looking for a strong Contract-to-Hire Litigation Attorney who can provide support to clients of a national full-service law firm. You are an ideal candidate if you have three or more years of litigation experience and are in good standing with the Oregon bar. As the...View Details.
  • Location: Orlando, Florida
    Date Posted: 01/15
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Now open – Bilingual Personal Injury Paralegal job in Orlando, Florida, through Special Counsel!  Do you have three plus years’ experience working in personal injury or similar field? If so then apply today.  Our client is a respected local law firm seeking a...View Details.
  • Location: Orlando, Florida
    Date Posted: 01/15
    Position: Entry Level
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Hiring today for a File Clerk/Runner job in Orlando, Florida, courtesy of Special Counsel!  Are you a recent High School graduate, college freshman, or have 1+ years of experience in a law firm?  Our client is a respected national law firm seeking to add a team member to assist...View Details.
  • Location: Tampa, Florida
    Date Posted: 01/12
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Now open – Bilingual Personal Injury Legal Assistant job in Tampa, Florida, through Special Counsel!  Do you have three plus years’ experience working in personal injury or Workers Compensation? If so then apply today.  Our client is a respected local law firm...View Details.
  • Location: Raleigh, North Carolina
    Date Posted: 01/12
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A prominent, well-established firm in the Triangle is seeking a Pre-Litigation Associate to join its thriving practice. The firm offers a friendly and...View Details.
  • Location: Wayne County , Michigan
    Date Posted: 01/12
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Either Contract or Direct Hire
    Paid Law Clerk Opportunity
     
    Job Overview:
    Company:  Special Counsel Employee Type:  Full-Time and or Part Time
    Location:  Detroit, Michigan Job Type: Contract and Direct Hire opportunities
    Required Experience:  1+ year(s) of experience and/or...
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  • Location: Oakland County , Michigan
    Date Posted: 01/12
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Entry Level Law Firm File Clerk
     
    Job Overview:
    Company:  Special Counsel Employee Type: Flexible (30+ Hours a week)
    Location:...
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  • Location: Detroit, Michigan
    Date Posted: 01/12
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Contract
    Would you like to supplement your current practice while working for one of the region's top defense firms? We are working with a national firm in...View Details.
  • Location: Troy, Michigan
    Date Posted: 01/12
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Contract
    We are recruiting Commercial Litigation Attorneys for contract job openings in the Detroit area. Our clients need attorneys experienced with large commercial litigation for project-based engagements. This is a great opportunity to supplement a small practice. Top applicants will possess...View Details.
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