Employment Litigation Attorney
Ogletree Deakins is one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management in all types of employment-related legal matters. The firm has 800 lawyers located in 52 offices across the United States, in Europe, Canada and in Mexico. Ogletree Deakins has been named a Law Firm of the Year six consecutive years by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms.” In 2017, the publication named Ogletree Deakins its “Law Firm of the Year” in the Labor Law - Management category. In addition to handling labor and employment law matters, the firm has thriving practices focused on business immigration, employee benefits, and workplace safety and health law. Ogletree Deakins represents a diverse range of clients, from small businesses to Fortune 50 companies.
Our New Orleans office has an opportunity for a mid-level employment litigation associate to join the firm’s expanding practice and assume a major role in litigation with extensive contact with client representatives and opposing counsel. Our Firm can provide multiple writing, publishing and speaking opportunities.
Juris Doctor. Qualified candidates must be and remain licensed to practice law and in good standing in the state of employment. During employment, must meet requirements for continuing licensure for law practice
3 - 5 years of Employment Litigation Defense experience
Superior writing skills
Outstanding academic credentials – (top 20% of law school class Participation in Law Review and/or Moot Court)
Strong organizational and interpersonal skills
Louisiana Bar Admission
We are not working with outside recruiters for this position.
Equal Opportunity Employer.
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We are fully committed to the importance of diversity within the legal profession, as well as all workplace environments, and strongly encourage the interest of diverse candidates in the firm.
To apply for this position, please email your cover letter and resume to Vanessa Russell at email@example.com with “NEW ORLEANS ATTORNEY” in the subject line.