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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: Charlotte, North Carolina
    Date Posted: 10/23
    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: Jacksonville, Florida
    Date Posted: 10/20
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Parker + Lynch is assisting a well-respected local Jacksonville firm to find a construction litigation associate. This is an excellent career opportunity with a fantastic local boutique firm for someone who is has sound judgment and is excited about this practice area....View Details.
  • Location: Kansas City, Missouri
    Date Posted: 10/20
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you a sharp paralegal in the Kansas City area proficient in product liability and mass tort litigation, with 3+ years of experience in a law firm? This could be the opportunity for you!
     
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  • Location: Austin, Texas
    Date Posted: 10/19
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Litigation Associate Attorney
     
    Thriving mid-size law firm seeks junior to mid-level Civil Litigation Associate to join the firm's Austin office.  Candidates must be able to hit the ground running and should have experience taking and defending depositions, drafting...
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  • Location: Laguna Hills, California
    Date Posted: 10/18
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Either Contract or Direct Hire
    Special Counsel's Orange County office currently has an excellent opportunity for a Litigation Secretary! This is a temp-to-hire position, but our client will consider direct hire for strong candidates. Ideal candidates will have at least 3 years of experience in Construction Defect...View Details.
  • Location: Saint Louis, Missouri
    Date Posted: 10/17
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Parker + Lynch Legal, Special Counsel’s attorney search division, is currently working with a Clayton/ St. Louis mid-size firm seeking a mid-level commercial litigation associate. Are you looking to practice ultra-sophisticated business litigation? Looking for true partnership...View Details.
  • Location: Durham, North Carolina
    Date Posted: 10/16
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Pre-Litigation Paralegal job in Durham, NC, is now available courtesy of Special Counsel. Our law firm client is seeking candidates with 2+ years of personal injury experience to support its busy practice. Our client offers a collegiate environment, excellent benefits, and a very...View Details.
  • Location: Raleigh, North Carolina
    Date Posted: 10/16
    Position:
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A growing CIVIL LITIGATION firm in Raleigh is seeking an attorney to join its established practice. This is a great opportunity to gain hands-on...View Details.
  • Location: San Francisco, California
    Date Posted: 10/13
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Contract
    Are you a litigation attorney looking for a long-term project? Interested in supporting a major law firm in San Francisco? If you answered yes, we may...View Details.
  • Location: Denver, Colorado
    Date Posted: 10/11
    Position: Paralegal
    Practice Area: Litigation – Civil
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Our client, a litigation boutique law firm located in downtown Denver, has a opening for a Litigation Paralegal with 5+ years of experience....View Details.
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