Attorney Job Positions


Staines, Eppling & Kenney, LLC, a Metairie litigation and insurance defense firm seeks an attorney with 3-5 years of experience in insurance defense and/or maritime litigation. Please send a resume to kim@seklaw.com. (7/9/20)


Christovich & Kearney, LLP seeks a self-motivated, detail-oriented, full-time associate. Located in downtown New Orleans, for almost 100 years our firm has maintained a dynamic civil defense litigation practice focusing on casualty, aviations, products liability and professional malpractice/ethics in the various state and federal courts throughout Louisiana, Texas and Mississippi. As the firm prepares to embark on another century of practice, the ideal candidate should have strong research, writing and oral advocacy skills, and possess and eagerness to learn and help further develop emerging practice areas. To apply for the position, please e-mail the following to the firm’s Office Administrator at hmatthews@christovich.com: (1) a resume, (2) a recent writing sample, (3) a list of three representative cases on which you have worked, and (4) a list of three references. (6/30/20)


Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver, L.L.C., a litigation law firm located in New Orleans, Louisiana, is hiring an associate with 1–2 years of experience. Candidates should have graduated within the top 10% of their law school class and served on law review or as a post-graduate judicial clerk. Must have excellent communication, research, writing, and analytical skills.  Candidates should be licensed in Louisiana or be prepared to sit for the Louisiana bar within the first year of employment.  All attorneys at Barrasso Usdin are expected to uphold the highest ethical and moral standards.  Interested candidates should email résumé, cover letter detailing litigation experience, law school transcript, and writing sample to careers@barrassousdin.com. All applicants will remain confidential. (6/23/20)


Matthiesen, Wickert & Lehrer, S.C., a national subrogation and insurance litigation firm is seeking a junior associate attorney for its New Orleans office. The preferred experience level is 3-5 years. Responsibilities include immediate management of national subrogation cases with client and local counsel contact. Candidates must have an understanding of handling litigated cases from start to finish. The ability to maintain and develop client relationships is of the utmost importance. Candidates must have strong written and verbal communication skills along with excellent legal research and writing abilities. In addition, excellent time management skills and organizational habits are critical to prioritizing and meeting deadlines. The ideal candidate must be able to work well both individually and as a team. Administrative skills, such as timekeeping, are a must as well as a basic level of technology skills (case management software, MS Office, etc.). Most importantly, we are looking for an individual that is detail-oriented, with strong communication, legal research, and writing skills who will fit in with our family-oriented work environment.

The firm offers excellent growth opportunities and a highly collegial work environment. The candidate will have occasional travel and opportunities to author articles, speak at conferences, and visit clients. The firm actively supports its attorneys with in-house continuing education, marketing, and client development. Compensation is negotiable based on relevant skills and experience. The firm also offers a benefit package including, life, health, dental, and a 401(k) plan with an employer match.

Please email a cover letter and resume to James Busenlener at jbusenlener@mwl-law.com, with a copy to ngray@mwl-law.com. (6/15/20)


Commercial Litigation Attorney with at least 2-3 years of active litigation experience needed to join Breazeale, Sachse & Wilson's Baton Rouge office. Candidate’s litigation experience is not required to have been in commercial litigation. Candidates should have strong academic credentials, and excellent communication and writing skills. The position offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits. If interested, please submit your resume and a writing sample to careers@bswllp.com. (6/12/20)


Riess LeMieux LLC, a rapidly growing CBD law firm, is seeking an Attorney with 5+ Years’ experience in Commercial Litigation, with an emphasis in Construction Litigation.  Strong writing skills including writing motions and memoranda is of the utmost importance.  Please email nmartin@rllaw.com with your resume’ for consideration. (6/3/20)


Hurley & Cot, APLC, an AV-rated New Orleans firm is seeking an associate attorney with 3-5 years of experience in general casualty and maritime insurance defense litigation. The candidate must have experience drafting pleadings, motions, discovery, and other legal documents. Responsibilities include trial preparation in state and federal court in Louisiana and Texas. The compensation package includes benefits and parking. Please send resume to Tim Hurley at t.hurley@hurleycot.com. (6/1/20)


The United States District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana is recruiting for the position of Judicial Law Clerk (a term with possibility to become permanent). This appointment will last for at least twelve months from the date of appointment, with the Judicial Officer having the option to extend the appointment for an additional period of time not to exceed the lifetime limitation. This position requires a detail-oriented self-starter who can maintain strict confidentiality, work well with staff members at all levels, and complete assignments accurately and in a timely manner. Applicants must have excellent communication and organizational skills. Maturity, ethics, and commitment to the law are required. Some travel may be required. Additionally, the applicant must be proficient in computer-assisted research, Windows, and Microsoft Word. The Judge is only considering applicants with post-graduation legal work experience which must include at least one-year legal work experience in the federal judiciary as a law clerk. Law Clerk experience to a United States District Judge is preferred. Please click here for the full job description and how to apply. (5/20/20)


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