Defense Litigation Associate Attorney

Wilson Elser
Oct 04, 2016
Nov 01, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description:

Wilson Elser's Hartford, CT office is currently seeking an associate attorney who is interested in joining a successful defense litigation team.Qualifications•JD from an accredited law school•Admitted to practice in CT•2 - 5 years of experience•Experience with general litigation; malpractice, transportation and products liability a plus•Experience with transactions and/or employment law a plus•Superior written and oral communication skills required•Legal project management experience is helpful. If your background and experience align with these qualifications and you want to advance your career with one of the nation's leading law firms, please send your credentials to and indicate Hartford Defense Litigation Associate Attorney in the subject line, or apply online. Our attorneys benefit from the many resources afforded by a large firm. They enjoy a team structure that relies heavily on client-facing, hands-on experience. They are encouraged to take advantage of our National Attorney Training program and in-house continuing legal education (CLE) series. We also offer student loan refinancing programs. Wilson Elser, a full-service and leading defense litigation law firm (), serves its clients with nearly 800 attorneys in 30 offices in the United States and one in London. Founded in 1978, it ranks among the top 200 law firms identified by The American Lawyer and is included in the top 50 of The National Law Journal's survey of the nation's largest law firms. Wilson Elser serves a growing, loyal base of clients with innovative thinking and an in-depth understanding of their respective businesses.We are committed to cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity as a fundamental value. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities and Women are encouraged to apply.

Company Description:

Wilson Elser is a full-service law firm with nearly 800 attorneys, representing more than 50 service areas in 30 offices throughout the United States. Founded in 1978, Wilson Elser ranks among the top 200 law firms identified by The American Lawyer and is listed in the Top 50 by The National Law Journal. With a full-service office in London and a network of affiliate firms in France, Germany and Mexico, Wilson Elser routinely provides legal advice and representation throughout the world.

While Wilson Elser's heritage and primary focus is insurance defense, it increasingly has expanded into the corporate and transactional realms in order to better serve its clients. Along these lines, the firm currently has a broad range of practice areas, members of which will often work on multidisciplinary and/or multijurisdictional teams in order to identify sound, comprehensive and innovative solutions to complex legal issues.