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Job Title Product Liability Defense Attorney
Job Location Boston
Job Type Lawyers/Attorneys
Expertise Litigation/Dispute Resolution
Description

Clyde & Co is seeking a Litigation Attorney with 3 to 4 years of experience to work with their practice focused on the defense of complex product liability and toxic tort matters. The ideal candidate is proactive, motivated, and organized and possesses superior writing skills. The Associate will interact with our clients, and other domestic and international insurers in this space and in relation to other latent type insurance claims.

Responsibilities

In this role you will:

  • Take depositions, attending hearings, and mediations as required;
  • Draft and submit pleadings, motions and briefs;
  • Prepare correspondence to colleagues and clients;
  • Conduct legal research using Westlaw/Lexis/Nexis;
  • Draft discovery requests and discovery responses;
  • Review and analyze documents and materials for production;
  • Actively investigate claims and prepare case handling strategies;
  • Prepare cases for trial and participate in trial.

Education and Experience

  • J.D. 2020 - 2021
  • Admission to practice in Massachusetts is required;
  • Admission to Connecticut and Rhode Island a plus.
  • Excellent academic credentials

Skills and Ability

  • Exceptional legal writing and communication skills;
  • Strong interpersonal skills:
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects;
  • Ability to identify and resolve problems quickly.

Benefits offered include student loan reimbursement; flexible time off; medical, dental, and vision insurance; 401K Safe Harbor contribution; Life/AD&D Disability; Flexible Spending Account; Supplemental Medical Accident Insurance; Supplemental Critical Illness Insurance; Employee Assistance Program; Pet Insurance; Commuter Benefits.

Clyde & Co is a leading global law firm, helping organizations successfully navigate risk and maximize opportunity in the sectors that underpin global trade and commercial activity. When you work at Clyde & Co,you join a team of 490 partners, 2,400 lawyers, 3,200 legal professionals and 5,500 people in nearly 70 offices and associated offices worldwide. Our values are the principles that guide the decisions we make, unite us in our endeavors and strengthen our delivery, for both our clients and our firm. We work as one, excel with clients, celebrate difference and act boldly. We are committed to operating in a responsible way by progressing towards a diverse and inclusive workforce that reflects the communities and clients it serves.

-Principals Only-

We offer a rewarding work environment that supports professional growth and opportunities. We value diversity in our work place and it is the policy of the Firm to recruit, hire, promote, reassign, compensate and train highly qualified persons without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, age, disability or any other basis protected by applicable law.

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