Family Law Associate
Company: Atlanta Family Law Group LLC
Posted on: September 17, 2023
We are looking for highly motivated entry-level associates to
join our team! We are not like other law firms. We are innovative
in every respect. Our firm focuses on Family Law exclusively! We
are passionate about helping our clients through their most
difficult trials when their families are at risk.
If you are interested in growing professionally and personally in
an environment that promotes growth both in a collegial atmosphere,
this may be the opportunity for you. We have built a solid
reputation by taking care of our clients, which we couldn't do
without a dynamite team of attorneys. We are dedicated to providing
a workplace that you will love. Law is mentally and physically
tough, but with the right team, staff support, and positive
atmosphere, you will be able to provide your clients with the
top-notch service they deserve while feeling accomplished!
We value our attorneys. We want you to succeed and have a fantastic
legal career. We want employees for life. The attorney will carry a
reasonably sized caseload, with the expectation that he or she will
provide service that surprises. We expect our attorneys to focus on
the mission to develop stronger families by empowering clients to
make healthy choices. That is almost impossible with attorneys on
the verge of burnout. We need you happy - we like you happy - and
we'll do our darnedest to help you develop a healthy work-life
Arrange client meetings to discuss legal strategies, evaluate
options, and work relentlessly to determine the best course of
Maintain an accurate record of the time and value you gave clients
so you can analyze what worked and what didn't, as well as what you
could do better in the future
Assign work to paralegals and legal assistants and monitor their
progress while assuming full responsibility for the outcome and
meeting all deadlines
Observe court hearings or other legal proceedings, conduct legal
research, and provide legal assistance to senior associate
Compose letters and legal documents for contract discussions and
proceedings, such as contracts, pleadings, briefs, affidavits,
motions, depositions, and settlement agreements
--- Assisting senior attorneys: You will work closely with
experienced family law attorneys and provide support in various
aspects of their cases. This includes conducting legal research,
drafting legal documents, and preparing briefs.
--- Client communication: You will have regular interactions with
clients, both in-person and through written communication. You will
be responsible for gathering information from clients, discussing
case updates, and addressing their concerns.
--- Case preparation: You will be involved in the preparation of
family law cases, which may involve divorce, child custody, spousal
support, adoption, or other related matters. This includes
conducting interviews, gathering evidence, organizing documents,
and preparing case summaries.
--- Legal research and writing: You will be responsible for
conducting thorough legal research on family law issues, including
statutes, regulations, and case precedents. Based on your research,
you will draft legal memoranda, motions, and other legal documents
to support the case.
--- Court appearances and hearings: As a junior associate, you may
have the opportunity to attend court hearings, depositions, and
other legal proceedings with senior attorneys. This will give you
exposure to the courtroom environment and allow you to gain
--- Document review and analysis: You will be responsible for
reviewing and analyzing various legal documents, such as contracts,
agreements, financial records, and pleadings. This involves
identifying relevant information, assessing its impact on the case,
and preparing summaries for the legal team.
Applicants must have successfully passed the state bar exam and be
in good standing [[STATE/FEDERAL]] Bar Association
Understanding of confidentiality requirements
Has a Juris Doctor (J.D. degree) from an accredited law school
Solid communication skills and problem-solving skills are required
in order to work with clients, staff members, and senior
Demonstrated experience practicing as an attorney
--- Licensed to practice law - and in good standing - in the State
--- Positive attitude.
--- Optimistic outlook.
--- Organized and efficient.
--- Able to work productively in a fast-paced environment.
--- Excellent customer service skills.
--- Sound judgment and decision-making skills.
--- Must be proficient in performing legal research and
--- Must possess strong written and verbal communication
Atlanta Family Law Group LLC is one of Atlanta's fastest-growing
Client Centric law firms. We are in the heart of downtown Atlanta
in a state-of-the-art space in Centennial Tower. We provide divorce
and child custody representation throughout metro Atlanta.
Atlanta Family Law Group LLC helps clients protect their assets and
their relationships with their children after a romantic breakup.
Every day we strive to live by our Mission Statement which is that
once our client's family law issues have been resolved, we want to
ensure that each client leads a happier and healthier
If this excites you, let us hear from you!
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