Litigation Associate

February 4, 2020

Mackenzie Hughes LLP, one of the leaders in the Upstate New York legal community since 1884, has an opening for an experienced litigation associate.  Throughout our history we have stayed true to our founders’ goal of being more than just good lawyers; we’re individuals who are stand-up citizens active in civic involvement with values as strong as our knowledge of the law.

 

Responsibilities:

Draft memoranda, pleadings, motions, etc.

Research various issues and collaborate with senior attorneys about strategies

Attend court appearances

Take and defend depositions

Review discovery documents

Ability to negotiate claims

Experience with eDiscovery and document review processes

 

Qualifications:

Licensed to practice law in New York State

2-7 years of commercial litigation experience

Must have excellent research and communication skills

Must be able to function effectively in a team oriented environment

Demonstrated high level organizational skills for prioritizing workload

Demonstrated ability to absorb, process and understand new information rapidly

 

If your background and experience align with these qualifications, please send a cover letter and resume to humanresources@mackenziehughes.com