Litigation Attorney

December 8, 2021

Mackenzie Hughes LLP, one of the leaders in the Upstate New York legal community since 1884, has an opening for an experienced litigation attorney specializing in medical malpractice.  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 of healthcare providers

Review discovery responses and respond to discovery demands

Negotiate claims

Experience with eDiscovery and document review processes

Experience with medical malpractice trials

Qualifications:

Licensed to practice law in New York State

5-7 years of litigation experience with a concentration in medical malpractice

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

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to humanresources@mackenziehughes.com or mail to:

Mackenzie Hughes LLP
Attn: Human Resources
Mackenzie Hughes Tower
440 South Warren Street
Suite 400
Syracuse, NY 13202