Senior Litigation Associate

Dorsey & Whitney LLP
New York
Oct 08, 2016
Oct 19, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
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Legal: Senior Litigation Associate

Dorsey & Whitney LLP, New York, NY.

Dorsey & Whitney is a global firm with 19 regional offices and 600 lawyers. This full time senior-level litigation attorney position at its New York office will focus on complex litigation including products liability, commercial, intellectual property (trademark and patent) and copyright, and consumer finance cases, among others, representing mostly corporate clients. The position acts as lead associate responsible for handling day-to-day litigation matters including legal research; drafting pleadings, motions, and briefs; supervising electronic discovery and handling all other aspects of discovery (depositions, written discovery, document review and production, etc.) and attending arbitrations and trials.

Minimum Requirements: JD degree from an ABA-accredited law school or equivalent foreign degree, New York attorney license (or eligibility for NY State Bar admission), and 3 years of litigation attorney experience representing clients in products liability, commercial litigation, and IP/trademark/copyright litigation. This must include lead associate experience representing corporate clients in multi-district, multi-million dollar IP litigation. Experience must include: supervising all aspects of electronic discovery; legal research; drafting pleadings, motions, summary judgment, trial, and appellate briefs; coordinating all aspects of discovery (developing discovery strategy, drafting discovery requests and responses and protective orders, preparing deposition outlines, preparing witnesses, defending representative witnesses, overseeing document review and production, and preparing privilege logs); participating in witness interviews; drafting lay and expert witness declarations; preparing trial plans, direct and cross examination outlines, and testimony summaries; and participating in court conferences and court-ordered mediation sessions. Please apply to .

Category: Legal , Keywords: Litigation Attorney