Posted: Oct 15, 2019
The Phelan Bay PLLC Law Firm is seeking an entry level attorney for what is a Fiduciary Litigation and Estate and Disability practice.
This position may also provide legal advice, counsel and assistance to the Firm’s attorneys and clients including legal support services such as drawing up legal documents under the supervision of an experienced attorney including court pleadings, Wills and other estate & disability documents, filing pleadings and other legal documents with the Court as directed, legal research, and court appearances for hearings and trials.
Education: Graduation from an accredited law school with a J.D.
Licensed as an attorney by the State of Texas
Member in good standing with the State Bar of Texas, and maintains good standing while employed by the Firm.
Knowledge of laws and legal principles and practices relevant to administrative law.
Skill in handling multiple tasks, prioritizing, and meeting deadlines.
Skill in effective oral and written communication.
Skill in conducting effective research.
Skill in proofing and attention to detail.
Skill in exercising sound judgment and effective decision making.
Skill in using a computer for Word, Excel, Adobe Acrobat Pro, and PowerPoint; knowledge of DropBox and or Cosmolex a plus.
Ability to prepare legal documents, to interpret and apply laws, to summarize findings, to prepare cases.
Ability to receive and respond positively to constructive feedback
Ability to work cooperatively with others in a professional office environment
Ability to provide excellent customer service
One year full-time experience as a licensed attorney