Top Litigation Attorney Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for a Litigation Attorney. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Litigation Attorney resumes they appeared on. For example, 16.6% of Litigation Attorney resumes contained Legal Documents as a skill. Let's find out what skills a Litigation Attorney actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

The six most common skills found on Litigation Attorney resumes in 2020. Read below to see the full list.

2. Pre-Trial Motions

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Here's how Pre-Trial Motions is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • File pre-trial motions and appear for hearing in State and Federal court.
  • Prepared and argued discovery motions and pre-trial motions.
  • Argued pre-trial motions before trial court judges.
  • Draft demand letters, memoranda, and pre-trial motions.
  • Prepare initial pleadings and discovery demand/responses, appear at hearings on pre-trial motions, and conduct/defend depositions and examinations under oath.
  • Prepared pre-trial motions, answers to discovery demands and other court documents necessary in No-fault litigation matters.

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3. Civil Litigation

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Here's how Civil Litigation is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Defended personal injury civil litigation lawsuits and handled various insurance coverage matters and first party insurance claim evaluations.
  • Represent the company and policyholders in civil litigation involving personal injury or property damage.
  • Practiced as an associate attorney in a boutique personal injury/civil litigation firm.
  • Represented national insurance companies and insured clients in civil litigation matters.
  • Engaged in civil litigation in consumer protection matters.
  • Developed civil litigation practice for the firm
  • Serve and represent clients in every aspects of civil litigation; provide advice and assistance in contractual and other non-litigation matters.
  • General civil litigation practice, including personal injury (trucking and automobile), construction litigation, and products liability.
  • Represented clients in criminal defense, civil litigation, immigration, real estate closings and all matter of domestic issues.
  • Managed 5-15 civil litigation cases at a time, and assisted with numerous social security and personal injury cases.
  • Managed civil litigation defense practice for state and federal claims with a revolving active caseload of 40-50 cases.
  • Represented clients in labor and employment, insurance, landlord/tenant, defamation, and other civil litigation matters.
  • Engaged in civil litigation relating to breach of contract, fair debt collection, and electric fund transfer.
  • Represent a variety of clients in all aspects of civil litigation, in both state and federal court.
  • Provided direction for civil actions requiring engineering expertise, along with case law research for civil litigation.
  • Experienced in civil litigation, including but not limited to domestic relations, contracts and torts.
  • Practiced general civil litigation in the areas of business, real property, and employment law.
  • Represented foreign and domestic companies in high exposure civil litigation matters in court and during mediation.
  • Represented a diverse group of clients in civil litigation in Texas state and federal courts.
  • Managed a comprehensive caseload for 30 civil litigation cases from client intake to motion practice.

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4. Counsel

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Here's how Counsel is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Performed analysis and translation of key Polish documents provided by an in-house counsel in connection with a broadcasting copyrights infringement case.
  • Represented and counseled business owners, individuals, in matters involving complex commercial litigation, mortgage foreclosure, and supplementary proceedings.
  • Coordinate with out-of-state bankruptcy counsel to ensure that such litigation was resolved timely and cost effectively for large manufacturing client.
  • Panel counsel to insurers for highly specialized litigation involving major trauma, pedestrian fatality, paralysis and life-altering injuries.
  • Conducted environmental audits of commercial facilities and provided counsel and assistance obtaining permits and enacting compliance programs.
  • Provided legal counsel to senior management ensuring legally sound decisions and litigation strategies in insurance coverage cases.
  • Prepared senior Department officials for depositions and provided counsel regarding administrative appeals, classification and legislative developments.
  • Coordinated in-house attorneys, local counsel and support staff to ensure effective and economical case preparation.
  • Exceeded expectations as Defense Counsel for several major insurance companies in civil litigation and arbitration forums.
  • Counseled employers regarding disciplinary actions, terminations, interactive processes, reasonable accommodations, and leaves.
  • Collaborated with corporate legal team and outside counsel nationwide in developing and implementing litigation strategy.
  • Supervised outside counsel and coordinated the internal discovery process, conducted investigations and witness interviews.
  • Negotiated informal resolution of cases, requiring constant communication with clients and opposing counsel.
  • Communicated and negotiated directly with counsel and insurance adjusters regarding mediation and settlement matters.
  • Expanded litigation skill set as in-house litigation counsel advising on Silicon Valley technology matters.
  • Provided preventative counseling to avoid commercial disputes and to promote a compliant work environment.
  • Supervised District Counsel attorneys and headquarters staff attorneys in construction and procurement litigation.
  • Collaborated with outside counsel on litigation strategies and negotiation of beneficial settlements.
  • Fulfilled all responsibilities of Regional Counsel for a national debt collection agency.
  • Represented several creditors as Plaintiff's counsel in Foreclosure & Collection proceedings.

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5. Personal Injury Cases

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Here's how Personal Injury Cases is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Served as primary support attorney to several personal injury cases in litigation for Managing Attorney.
  • Represented injured individuals in workers' compensation matters and personal injury cases.
  • Handled personal caseload of criminal defense and complex personal injury cases.
  • Represented clients involving mining and energy industry disasters, construction issues, auto accidents, and personal injury cases.
  • Focused on serious personal injury cases with high level damages.
  • Draft and filed suit in assigned personal injury cases.
  • Defended Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles and individual Catholic churches and schools in various employment and personal injury cases.

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6. Federal Courts

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Here's how Federal Courts is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Represented individuals before administrative tribunals and federal courts and assisted businesses and business professionals in obtaining lawful status or competent workers.
  • Represent long-term care providers in administrative hearings and state and federal courts seeking Medicaid benefits on behalf of insolvent residents.
  • Defend bank officers and directors in complex financial institution litigation and white-collar criminal matters before state and federal courts.
  • Supervised a team of business litigation attorneys in commercial litigation matters in state and federal courts.
  • Draft and file petitions, motions and briefs for Judicial Review and other litigation matters in state and federal courts.
  • Represented clients in commercial litigation cases, employment disputes, and estate litigation cases in state and federal courts.
  • Argue and try issues, both by way of bench and jury, before both state and federal courts.
  • Practiced in the areas of appeals and residential foreclosure litigation before New York State and Federal courts.
  • Represented various political subdivisions in tort claims and Section 1983 actions in State and Federal Courts.
  • Litigated patent, trade secrets, trademark and copyright matters in the state and federal courts.
  • Practiced defense litigation in both state and federal courts, banking and real estate law.
  • Participated in hearings in Federal Courts, Michigan Circuit Courts, and local District Courts.
  • Prepared and responded to a variety of discovery in both state and federal courts.
  • Participated in over eighty complex trials in State and Federal courts through the nation.
  • Managed anti-piracy litigation in over 1100 cases in federal courts in four states.
  • Represented clients at all stages of litigation in state and federal courts.
  • Handled motions, trials and appeals in state and federal courts.
  • Practice before both North and South Carolina state and federal courts.
  • Appeared and argued motions in various state and federal courts.
  • Prepare and argue motions in state and federal courts.

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7. Premises Liability

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Here's how Premises Liability is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Managed a diverse caseload, including intellectual property/ copyright infringement, professional malpractice, personal injury and premises liability lawsuits.
  • General Insurance defense with concentration in automobile premises liability, and commercial general liability.
  • Defended insurance carrier and policy holders in lawsuits involving no-fault claims and premises liability.
  • Defended county and regional airport in premises liability action.
  • Practice Areas: Railroad/Transportation Law; Premises Liability
  • General litigation practice with concentrated experience in product liability, premises liability, breach of contract, and unfair business practices.
  • Manage insurance defense caseload consisting of bodily injury, premises liability, toxic tort, and breach of contract cases.
  • Litigated civil rights, police misconduct, premises liability, labor and employment as well as workers compensation defense.
  • Argued premises liability before the Ohio Court of Appeals on behalf of NCB in Whitley v. National City Bank.
  • Handled an assignment of seventy cases involving automobile accidents, premises liability and other negligence cases to trial.
  • Counseled clients in defending matters relating to personal injury, property damage, premises liability and economic loss.
  • Case load commonly involved product liability, personal injury, breach of contract and premises liability litigation.
  • Tried liquor liability, motor vehicle and premises liability cases to defendants' verdicts in State Court.
  • Handled caseload of several hundred asbestos defense files and defense of motor vehicle and premises liability.
  • Conducted the litigation of personal injury and premises liability cases through to trial and jury verdict.
  • Case load included Medical Malpractice Defense, Premises Liability Defense, and Auto Negligence Defense.
  • Conducted general litigation, insurance defense, premises liability, and employment law.
  • Handled premises liability, workers' compensation, and personal injury defense cases.
  • Handle Premises Liability, Commercial Automobile, Property Damage and ERISA claims.
  • Managed product liability, premises liability, and contract matters.

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8. Settlement Agreements

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Here's how Settlement Agreements is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Attended various bankruptcy hearings and prepared/drafted bankruptcy petitions and civil complaints, motions and related pleadings, and contract/settlement agreements.
  • Negotiated settlement agreements and maintained business relations with claims representatives and insured clients.
  • Prepared, negotiated and facilitated Settlement Agreements and Stipulations for payment plans.
  • Recommended and executed trial strategy, and drafted settlement agreements.
  • Negotiate and draft settlement agreements and loan modification contracts.
  • Negotiate settlement offers and draft settlement agreements.
  • Negotiated and closed settlement agreements and protected clients' future interests by structuring and planning agreements on a customized basis.
  • Handled client meetings, drafted case protocols, litigation risk analyses, demand letters and settlement agreements.
  • Prepared/drafted range of civil complaints, motions/pleadings, contracts and settlement agreements, and real estate documents.
  • Negotiated settlement agreements for non-custodial parents who were in arrears in child support payments.
  • Led negotiation of contracts, addenda and settlement agreements achieving beneficial results for clients.
  • Negotiated and drafted licensing and settlement agreements; set up company compliance programs.
  • Negotiate and draft settlement agreements, mutual releases, and settlement orders.
  • Drafted pleadings, settlement agreements, motions, briefs, and discovery.
  • Attended trials, hearings, depositions, and drafted settlement agreements.
  • Drafted pleadings, settlement agreements, and performed discovery production.
  • Assist in settlement negotiations and draft settlement agreements for attorney.
  • Drafted separation agreements, settlement agreements, and releases.
  • Drafted and reviewed contracts and settlement agreements.
  • Prepare license and settlement agreements.

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9. Foreclosure

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Here's how Foreclosure is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Interacted with and developed relationships with upper management client representatives in order to quickly and efficiently resolve contested foreclosure cases.
  • Conducted approximately 50 contested foreclosure file audits per week and communicated feedback to assigned attorney and results to Litigation Director.
  • Drafted motions, settlement agreements, responded to discovery and prepared various other pleadings in basic and complex foreclosure litigation.
  • Promoted to Supervising Attorney of Litigation and Contested Foreclosure following positive client results and client recognition for outstanding work.
  • Prepared and litigated foreclosure pleadings on behalf of Chase Manhattan Mortgage Corporation and other major federal banks.
  • Represented national banking institutions in a range of real estate litigation matters including foreclosures and title issues.
  • Represented national banks and mortgage lenders in post-foreclosure litigated matters pertaining to acquired real estate assets.
  • Handled non-litigated and litigated foreclosure files, including discovery requests, depositions, and non-jury trials.
  • Displayed proficiency in representing homeowners in foreclosure proceedings in most district courts throughout Southern Michigan.
  • Provided attorney oversight for assessing legal issues affecting title to properties referred for foreclosure sale.
  • Reviewed and audited foreclosure and loan documents to ensure compliance with California foreclosure laws.
  • Drafted and argued successful replies to oppositions of summary judgment in contested foreclosures.
  • Defended foreclosure actions in the Connecticut Foreclosure Mediation Program through final disposition.
  • Represented large national mortgage servicing entities in foreclosure and related litigation matters.
  • Managed all aspects of mortgage lender and homeowners' association foreclosure proceedings.
  • Advised creditors and managed hundreds of commercial mortgage foreclosures and contract litigation.
  • Litigated many civil foreclosure cases, including highly complex foreclosure matters.
  • Associate litigation attorney responsible for a high-volume of contested foreclosure cases.
  • Managed an average caseload of 350 contested and uncontested foreclosure cases.
  • Review and analyze heavily contested and uncontested mortgage foreclosure actions.

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10. Deposition Summaries

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Here's how Deposition Summaries is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Create trial preparation documents including evidence chronologies, deposition summaries and internal evidencespreadsheets.
  • Summarized responses to interrogatories, and prepared deposition summaries.
  • Completed deposition summaries for upcoming litigation.
  • Defend depositions and draft deposition summaries.
  • Reviewed discovery production and prepared deposition summaries and written discovery requests.
  • Reviewed deposition transcripts; drafted deposition summaries and highlights.

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11. Trial Preparation

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Here's how Trial Preparation is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Managed team of paralegals with responsibility for trial preparation, technology and document management for over 450 product liability cases.
  • Assisted in jury trial preparation, including reviewing and synthesizing records and witness and exhibits preparation.
  • Assist senior attorneys in all aspects of trial preparation including drafting pleadings, discovery requests and responses, and document review.
  • Assisted lead counsel in all facets of litigation (discovery, depositions, trial preparation) in contract and real estate disputes
  • Conducted all aspects of litigation, including extensive law and motion practice, discovery, trial preparation and court appearances.
  • Prepared pleadings, motions, settlement agreements, discovery and assisted in trial preparation for 30 civil litigation cases.
  • Handled all aspects of trial preparation and attend trial as first or second chair before juries and bench panels.
  • Managed multiple phases of litigation, including discovery, law and motion, mediation, and trial preparation.
  • Manage all aspects of trial preparation and serve as lead defense attorney in 15 negligence jury and bench trials
  • Initiate and defend cases handling initial pleadings, discovery, motions, trial preparation, trial and negotiations.
  • Refined ability to organize team around all aspects of trial preparation and utilized strong attention to detail.
  • Conducted research, reviewed evidence, and briefed clients and staff in the course of trial preparations.
  • Advise clients regarding the status of trial preparation, offensive discovery, and negotiations with the defendants.
  • Conducted all aspects of the formal discovery process, from written demands through depositions and trial preparation.
  • Managed a civil litigation docket which included scheduling, trial preparation, and case resolution.
  • Litigated all aspects of complex state and federal matters from case inception through trial preparation.
  • Assisted attorneys and paralegals with trial preparation, including trial notebooks and trial exhibits.
  • Conducted trials and all aspects of trial preparation including depositions and expert witness interviews.
  • Prepared various motions, reply briefs, complaints and assisted in trial preparation.
  • Handle all aspects of litigation, from legal research to trial preparation.

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12. Bankruptcy

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Here's how Bankruptcy is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Practice included consumer debtor petition preparation, appearances at bankruptcy proceedings and negotiations with United States Trustees.
  • Drafted motions for reconsideration and motions to compel surrender of property pursuant to bankruptcy schedules.
  • Prepared bankruptcy pleadings for electronic filing in Tampa, Florida United States Bankruptcy Court
  • Managed national bankruptcy portfolio of exceptional/high risk litigation for mortgage creditor clients.
  • Represented businesses and individual debtors in chapter 7 bankruptcy filings.
  • Represented individuals and companies in federal bankruptcy.
  • Initiated and developed successful bankruptcy practice.
  • Represented commercial lenders and creditors in contested matters and adversary proceedings in Chapter 11, 7, and 13 bankruptcy cases.
  • Represent clients in Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy proceedings in both the Northern and Southern Districts of Ohio.
  • Represented community associations' creditor rights in bankruptcy matters, including arguing in favor of in rem stay relief.
  • Owned and operated a general litigation law practice focusing on bankruptcy, criminal, workers compensation and personal injuries.
  • Attended Court - For Summons & Summary Judgment Hearings; Bankruptcy & Creditors Petition Hearings & Contested matters.
  • Attended bankruptcy hearings on priority, secured and confirmation matters, as well as 341 meeting of creditors.
  • Represent debtors in Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy hearings and 341 Meeting of the Creditors.
  • Served as Lead Associate Attorney in real estate and bankruptcy within banking and lending industry.
  • Provided other civil legal services (wills, deeds, bankruptcy, landlord/tenant).
  • Litigate mineral contractor lien priority and validity in district, federal and bankruptcy courts.
  • Reviewed/resolved title curative issues; researched bankruptcy plans prior to proceeding with legal action.
  • Reviewed documents produced to bankruptcy examiner for largest Chapter 11 filing in U.S. history.
  • Drafted, reviewed and filed bankruptcy petitions, motions and requests for discovery.

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13. Law Firm

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Here's how Law Firm is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Increased law firm profitability and client satisfaction by increasing size and accelerating frequency of case settlements.
  • Provide litigation and discovery services to national law firms and corporate legal departments.
  • Demonstrated adaptability and flexibility working in over 12 different law firm environments.
  • Mid-sized commercial and litigation law firm
  • Supervised all legal support staff for firm's litigation program and managed nationwide team of outside law firms.
  • Handled global settlement agreements involving numerous parties and law firms to protect the interest of my clients.
  • Associate Attorney in law firms with high volume litigation practices, with increasing leadership and management responsibilities.
  • Directed, managed and shared supervised of one legal secretary and other law firm support staff.
  • Manage associate attorneys and support staff in a boutique real estate and business litigation law firm.
  • Defended clients and the law firm in defense litigation in both state and federal court.
  • Settled over 100 cases totaling more than $2 million dollars for law firm clients.
  • Mentored interns and conducted training sessions on behalf of the law firm to its employees.
  • Managed law firm staff and administered all areas of employee performance and payroll issues.
  • Created marketing teams and organized branding, logos and presentation materials for law firm.
  • Associate at statewide law firm managing a caseload through all phases of litigation.
  • Managed in-house law firm for the insurance company (Property and Casualty).
  • Review and respond to all subpoenas issued to the law firm.
  • Provided a full service law firm and supervised other associate attorneys.
  • Represented law firm on conference calls with e-discovery vendors and experts.
  • Contract legal work for various law firms and large corporations.

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14. Family Law

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Here's how Family Law is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Represented indigent victims of family violence in family law matters.
  • Represented individuals in family law and criminal matters.
  • Worked in civil litigation, criminal defense, family law matters, and business/contract disputes from intake to final disposition.
  • Intern in a civil law firm assisting one of the managing attorneys in Family Law and Bankruptcy cases.
  • Managed a large caseload of criminal law, personal injury, workers' compensation, and family law.
  • Guided clients through complex matters including formal and contested probate, criminal competency, and family law proceedings.
  • Led family law negotiations through mediation to reach mutual agreement, minimizing instances where cases went to court.
  • Solo practice attorney with emphasis in family law, criminal law, bankruptcy and general civil practice.
  • Lead Counsel in court litigation on matters including Employment law, Family law and Corporate-related lawsuits.
  • Tasked with building a family law team; currently supervise 4 attorneys and 4 paralegals.
  • Provided legal representation in personal injury, construction law, family law, and general practice
  • Practiced in the areas of insurance defense, family law, corporate transactions and criminal.
  • Practiced in the areas of business litigation, estates, trusts and family law.
  • Served as court-appointed mediator in family law appeals before the Michigan Court of Appeals.
  • Litigated Torts, Real Property, Contracts, Probate, and Family Law.
  • Analyzed and drafted numerous court pleadings and legal memorandum in family law arena.
  • Handle all phases of Criminal Law, Family Law and FCCPA cases.
  • Represent clients in criminal law, family law, and civil law.
  • Represented clients in personal injury, criminal and family law matters.
  • Litigated plaintiff personal injury, medical malpractice & family law cases.

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15. Insurance Companies

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Here's how Insurance Companies is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Assisted clients seeking disability insurance benefits and life insurance benefits from their insurance companies.
  • Represented large insurance companies in complex litigation as well as small corporations and individuals.
  • Facilitated litigation against insurance companies for the recovery of client property damage claims.
  • Practiced general liability litigation including representation of individuals, businesses and insurance companies.
  • Negotiated settlements and managed litigation against insurance companies.
  • Defended insurance companies in workers compensation claims.
  • Investigate, prepare and submit demand letters to insurance companies in New York and New Jersey.
  • Formulated defense strategies Evaluated cases, drafted reports and budgets for clients and insurance companies.
  • Litigated civil cases on behalf on insurance companies in Superior Courts of North Carolina
  • Handle class action and shareholder suits involving finance and insurance companies.
  • Negotiated with defendants on behalf of insurance companies.
  • Prepared reports for insurance companies and principals.
  • Conducted initial clientinterviews with potential clients, sent letters of representation to insurance companies and medical professionals.
  • Involved in Pontzer related litigation, one of which resulted in a significant dollar settlement with multiple insurance companies.
  • Negotiated with health insurance companies and private medical providers for reduction of client's outstanding medical liabilities.Internet Sales Representativeat&t
  • Represented insurance companies including State Farm, Geico, American Family and Safeco.

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16. Plaintiff

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Here's how Plaintiff is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Initiated and prosecuted construction-defect litigation on behalf of plaintiff homeowners against developers through mediation and/or trial.
  • Directed and determined all aspects of plaintiff litigation and resolution strategy.
  • Advanced Plaintiff's Foreclosure Litigation and extensive courtroom appearances.
  • Deposed plaintiffs and defended city witnesses in depositions.
  • Supervised and managed plaintiff's personal injury practice.
  • Defend plaintiff depositions in construction site injury depositions.
  • Experienced in representing Plaintiffs and Defendants.
  • See also, the well-publicized, law journal article, America's Plaintiff's Paradise: How a Colony Gets Even.
  • Conducted full trial at High Court: 8 Plaintiffs vs. 5 Defendants & decision in favor of my client.
  • Attended and took lead at several depositions per week of experts, treating physicians, and plaintiffs.
  • Represented plaintiffs, defendants, claimants, and respondents in State and Federal proceedings throughout California.
  • Full file responsibility in busy plaintiff's personal injury firm from inception through resolution.
  • Conducted and defended hundreds of plaintiff, defendant, witness and expert witness depositions.
  • Advise plaintiff and defendant clients on claims, defenses, and litigation strategy.
  • Represent plaintiffs in employment disputes and civil rights violations from inception to resolution.
  • Managed Litigation Department for a high volume plaintiff's personal injury practice.
  • Deposed more than 100 plaintiffs and other fact and expert witnesses.
  • Depose plaintiffs, co-defendants and non-party witnesses, and defend depositions.
  • Worked on plaintiffs' cases as well as defense cases.
  • Settled more than 100 contract and plaintiff's tort cases.

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17. Medical Malpractice

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Here's how Medical Malpractice is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Represented catastrophically injured individuals and their families in mass torts, product liability, pharmaceutical liability and medical malpractice cases.
  • Conduct legal research and analysis focusing on insurance defense, medical malpractice, and commercial litigation.
  • Represent clients injured in automobile accidents, commercial accidents, premise liability and medical malpractice.
  • Researched and produced client education materials regarding new medical malpractice litigation legislation.
  • Represented plaintiffs in medical malpractice, products liability and personal injury lawsuits
  • Represent insurers in defending personal injury and medical malpractice claims.
  • Handled defense medical malpractice cases having settlement demands up to $3 million and responded to medical malpractice N.J.
  • Conducted trials and hearings on employment issues, discrimination, medical malpractice, workers compensation, and personal injury.
  • Experience in Michigan and Federal civil litigation for firm specializing in defense of complex medical malpractice and 42 U.S.C.
  • Litigated dozens of medical malpractice cases on behalf of doctors, private and public hospitals and medical groups.
  • Defend passenger and crew member claims for personal injury, wrongful death, employment discrimination and medical malpractice.
  • Evaluated, drafted complaints, and retained experts for over sixty medical malpractice cases.
  • Involved in all phases of discovery and trial preparation in Medical Malpractice matters.
  • Served as second chair on high-value medical malpractice cases.
  • Litigated complex, multi-party medical malpractice lawsuits encompassing all phases of discovery, investigation, motion practice and trial preparation.
  • Managed relationships with healthcare industry clients for firm specializing in medical malpractice cases.
  • Represented defendant doctors and healthcare workers in medical malpractice litigation.
  • Manage team of three litigators representing physicians, hospitals, and healthcare organizations in medical malpractice and contractual matters.

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18. Court Hearings

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Here's how Court Hearings is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Develop strategies and arguments in preparation for court hearings and settlement negotiations.
  • Mediated and negotiated disputes between company and third parties in attempts to avoid court hearings and striking mutually beneficial agreements.
  • Drafted various legal motions, attended litigated court hearings and prepared cases for trial.
  • Attended court hearings and court-ordered conferences, as well as private ADR hearings.
  • Appeared for court hearings, depositions, and settlement conferences.
  • Attend court hearings and argue civil and criminal motions.
  • Appeared at court hearings; argued dozens of motions.
  • Prepared and attended highly contested court hearings.
  • Draft complaints, attend status and settlement conferences, court hearings and present arguments, defend and take depositions.
  • Attended court hearings for case management conferences, motions, trials, mediations throughout the state of Florida.
  • Received a 1987 Incentive Bonus for 418 closed cases and 91 Court Hearings.
  • Attend depositions, mediations, court hearings, trials and appeals.
  • Argued at court hearings and tried lawsuits before trial judge.

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19. Appellate Briefs

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Here's how Appellate Briefs is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Draft appellate briefs and participate in related appellate proceedings.
  • Drafted and successfully argued federal appellate briefs.
  • Prepare complaints, answers, motions, case evaluation briefs, appellate briefs, and other court pleadings necessary for litigation.
  • Drafted two appellate briefs and orally argued before the Mississippi Court of Appeals, obtaining opinions favorable to my client.
  • Drafted appellate briefs and made successful oral arguments in state and federal appellate courts.
  • Draft Appellate briefs and perform oral arguments in front of the Board of Appeals.
  • Drafted motions, appellate briefs, and legal research for real estate litigation.
  • Drafted appellate briefs and argued before the Colorado Court of Appeals:
  • Draft appellate briefs and oral arguments before the appellate courts.
  • Researched, prepared and argued motions and appellate briefs.
  • Draft pleadings, motions, appellate briefs and stipulations.
  • Entrusted with writing two complete Appellate Briefs with appendices.
  • Prepare motions, appellate briefs, and discovery.
  • Completed two full-length appellate briefs with appendices.
  • Prepared appellate briefs and attend oral arguments.
  • Research and write appellate briefs.
  • Drafted all manner of pleadings, dispositive motions and appellate briefs; appeared before numerous trial and appellate courts.
  • Managed all phases of litigation from initial discovery and data mining to dispositive motions and appellate briefs.
  • Draft appellate briefs and memoranda of law for juvenile immigration and marital dispute cases.
  • Drafted and submitted four (4) appellate briefs in the past eight (8) months.

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20. Insurance Defense

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Here's how Insurance Defense is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Practice consisted of client representation, specializing in insurance defense litigation with focus on physician and hospital liability.
  • Practice consisted of insurance defense, plaintiff's personal injury and general liability caseload.
  • Practiced law with emphasis on insurance defense litigation and commercial litigation.
  • Specialized in product liability and insurance defense for statewide firm.
  • Employed as a contract attorney handling insurance defense matters including but not limited to depositions, motion practice and discovery.
  • Conducted all aspects of insurance defense, including trial work, depositions, appellate research, writing and argument.
  • Associate attorney at litigation firm with a focus on insurance defense in personal injury and general liability cases.
  • Handled insurance defense cases, wrote and developed insurance coverage opinions and managed a full case load.
  • Focused on insurance defense, product liability and professional malpractice defense and coverage issues for national firm.
  • Position involved handling of insurance defense and coverage matters from inception through resolution, including trial.
  • Handled various matters, including insurance defense, bad faith and breach of contract disputes.
  • Subject matter: pharmaceutical, insurance defense, securities, antitrust, patent & trademark.
  • Managed insurance defense litigation docket and tried cases to verdict throughout Texas.
  • Maintain large caseload of insurance defense matters from inception to trial.
  • General insurance defense practice; employment law, municipal defense.
  • Practice in all areas of insurance defense litigation.
  • Litigated various cases through insurance defense practice.
  • Practice emphasis in insurance defense litigation with jury and court trial, arbitration and mediationexperience.
  • Practiced subrogation and insurance defense law.
  • Handled insurance defense litigation from initial filings through conclusion Conducted bench and jury trials in New Jersey State and federal courts.

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21. Oral Arguments

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Here's how Oral Arguments is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Presented oral arguments at motion calendar and special appointment hearings and attended mediation.
  • Prepared and delivered oral arguments for lead attorney in a property matter, which resulted in favorable judgment for our client.
  • Handled two oral arguments, one resulting in a favorable opinion, one that is still pending decision.
  • Conducted investigations, prepared briefs and made oral arguments before courts and Commission.
  • Drafted appellate and district court briefs and motions and delivered oral arguments.
  • Presented oral arguments in support of motions before the NJ Superior Court.
  • Attend settlement conferences, arbitration hearings, depositions, and oral arguments.
  • Appeared in court on conferences, oral arguments and motions.
  • Presented oral arguments on motions.
  • Participated in case management conferences, settlement hearings, oral arguments and arbitrations.
  • Prepared witnesses, discovery, pleadings, pre-trial motions, and exhibits for oral arguments, depositions, and trial.
  • Appear at court conferences and oral arguments Represent clients in mediations, settlement conferences, and at trial.
  • Assist outside counsel as secondchair in depositions, hearings, oral arguments, and arbitration.
  • Involved with case management conferences, settlement hearings, oral arguments, and arbitrations.
  • Appeared for oral arguments, facilitated negotiations, and analyzed complex legal issues.

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22. Expert Witnesses

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Here's how Expert Witnesses is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Participated in all aspects of the discovery process including preparation of written discovery, depositions, and designation of expert witnesses.
  • Deposed and defended fact witness depositions; prepared expert witnesses for deposition and testimony.
  • Conducted multiple depositions of both civilian and expert witnesses throughout Florida.
  • Prepared civilian and expert witnesses for deposition and trial testimony.
  • Prepared openings, conducted direct and cross examination questions for fact and expert witnesses, and closing arguments.
  • Researched complex medical issues and communicated with expert witnesses to investigate and evaluate new and potential claims.
  • Prepare expert witnesses for trial and take direct and cross-examination of witnesses at trial.
  • Drafted preliminary reports, upon which expert witnesses relied in rendering their opinions.
  • Engaged and prepared expert witnesses for Independent Medical Reports and trial testimony.
  • Prepared clients for and conducted depositions of lay and expert witnesses.
  • Obtained and deposed expert witnesses in medical and dental malpractice cases.
  • Deposed and defended multiple deponents, including expert witnesses and parties.
  • Identified, interviewed, and deposed fact and expert witnesses.
  • Served as client contact and liaison with expert witnesses.
  • Assisted in depositions and preparation of expert witnesses.
  • Prepared percipient and expert witnesses for trial.
  • Prepare clients and expert witnesses for deposition and evidentiary testimony.
  • Presented expert witnesses at Daubert hearing, opinions found admissible.

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23. Employment Laws

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Here's how Employment Laws is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Trained dozens of employees, resulting in compliance with employment laws.
  • Led all company training initiatives, ensuring compliance with employment laws.
  • Provide advice on employment laws and compliance.
  • Authored agency memorandum of understandings and standard operation of procedures relative to federal employment laws.
  • Provide preventive counseling to employers involving issues arising under various federal and state employment laws and administrative regulations.
  • Reviewed and extracted pertinent information from company records for an employment lawsuit against a major national corporation

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24. Document Review

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Here's how Document Review is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Achieved excellence through performance of electronic online document review for relevancy and confidentiality in regard to anti-trust issues and government investigations.
  • Developed processes for the efficient utilization of document management and analysis software to conduct complex e-discovery and document review projects.
  • Collaborated across business units and with vendors to provide input on system requirements and implementation for large-scale document reviews.
  • Performed first-level electronic online document review for relevancy and confidentiality with regard to anti-trust issues and governmental investigations.
  • Performed large-scale document reviews, productions and subsequent document management for litigation and government investigations.
  • Performed document review of assigned personal injury cases in preparation of filing suit.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in the use of several electronic legal document review platforms.
  • Conduct extensive document review, extensive research and draft internal memorandums.
  • Performed document review utilizing Relativity and Concordance Software.
  • Trained new attorneys on electronic document review procedures.
  • Conducted discovery and pretrial document review.
  • Conducted e-discovery and document review.
  • Reduce the cost and improved the quality and consistency of network-based document reviews by implementing strategic processes and quality control methods.
  • Performed hard copy document review at client locations as well as computerized document review using CT Summation and Concordance.
  • Conducted extensive fact-finding through witness interviews, document review, and independent research.
  • Managed and trained up to 30 document reviewers for extensive review project.
  • Contract attorney assisting firms in document review in preparation for trial.
  • Managed teams of 40 attorneys as part of discovery document reviews.
  • Experienced in latest technology for legal research and document review/e-Discovery.
  • Utilize document review software to formulate searches, troubleshoot, and organize documents for efficient review.

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25. Wrongful Death

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Here's how Wrongful Death is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Resolved complex engineering related litigation matters in wrongful death claims.
  • Defended helicopter component manufacturer in multiple wrongful death action.
  • Represented component part manufacture in wrongful death action.
  • Handled probate matters such as the opening of estates for wrongful death cases and prepared accounts and inventories.
  • Gained valuable second-chair trial experience in two wrongful death cases and a complex oil and gas lawsuit.
  • Recieved summary judgment in a wrongful death case in the Rio Grande Valley with successful corollary mandamus defense.

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26. Litigation Support

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Here's how Litigation Support is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Provide litigation support in matters involving civil negligence and product liability, malpractice, medical, bankruptcy and civil discovery.
  • Deliver substantive complex litigation support and counseling for labor and employment related matters.
  • Contract attorney providing litigation support to in-house legal department of major health insurer.
  • Secured necessary expert studies and litigation support.
  • Provided litigation support for same international RICO, tax evasion, and money laundering case previously worked on in 2008.
  • Provided Litigation support services in large corporate disputes as well as in government inquires and request for documents.
  • Provided litigation support for an international RICO, tax evasion, and money laundering case.
  • Provided litigation support on various cases in the areas of Antitrust and Intellectual Property.
  • Selected firm accounting and litigation support, case management software.
  • Provided corporate litigation support for some of the country's most prestigious law firms on a case-by-case basis.

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27. Intellectual Property

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Here's how Intellectual Property is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Focused on complex commercial litigation, employment litigation, and intellectual property law.
  • Negotiated and drafted intellectual property license agreements and trademark applications.
  • Maintained a general commercial litigation practice with a focus on intellectual property litigation, contract disputes, and business tort matters.
  • Defended clients in civil cases involving labor, real estate transactions, intellectual property, and financial transactions.
  • Counseled clients on various legal issues including intellectual property, civil, criminal and real estate matters.
  • Conducted technical discovery review and drafted legal memoranda in support of life science and alternative energy intellectual property litigation
  • Draft motions and memoranda in complex business and intellectual property litigation for an international licensing agency.
  • Participated in litigations, arbitrations and mediations relating to agribusiness, banking, and intellectual property licensing.

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28. Contract Disputes

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Here's how Contract Disputes is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Compiled all phases of discovery in contract disputes and civil theft cases.
  • Second chaired in civil trials involving contract disputes.
  • Assisted Chicago area firms, including global oil company, defending and prosecuting commercial litigation matters involving contract disputes.
  • General civil included representation of plaintiffs and defendants in a variety of civil matters, primarily contract disputes.
  • Litigated discrimination, wrongful termination and contract disputes on behalf of management.
  • Litigate civil actions involving personal injury and property damage, disability insurance coverage, and contract disputes.

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29. Construction Defect

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Here's how Construction Defect is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Managed complex, large exposure litigation matters including personal injury, premise liability and construction defect claims.
  • Litigated matters involving personal injury, construction defect, and insurance coverage.
  • Represent Homeowner Associations for all aspects of construction defect litigation.
  • Defended subcontractor during four-week arbitration in construction defect case.
  • Practice areas included construction defect and personal injury.
  • Litigated toxic tort, wrongful death, personal injury, insurance and construction defect actions for a variety of carriers.
  • Lead counsel in class action silicosis defense, environmental losses, and construction defect claims.
  • Attended site inspections and performed interviews of plaintiff claimants in construction defects claims.
  • Represented general contractors and subcontractors in construction defect litigation in state court.
  • Researched and drafted memoranda of law regarding residential and commercial leasing concerns, real property interest disputes, and construction defects.
  • Handled personal injury and construction defect cases, as well as labor/employment law and collection actions from start to finish.
  • Defended construction defect, real estate and personal injury litigation for carriers.
  • litigated matters involving business disputes, construction defects, mechanic's liens, and breach of contract

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30. Financial Institutions

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Here's how Financial Institutions is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Performed creditor's rights litigation for financial institutions in foreclosures, bankruptcy adversaries and federal civil cases.
  • Represented financial institutions, broker-dealers, investment advisers, not-for-profit organizations, trustees and individuals.
  • Handled all major financial institutions litigated files from beginning to completion.
  • Managed Real Estate litigation cases for financial institutions and Homeowner Associations.
  • Drafted, edited and negotiated contracts between financial institutions and consumers.
  • Handled litigated and contested real property matters for financial institutions.
  • Litigated foreclosure actions on behalf of financial institutions.
  • Represented large financial institutions, including several Fortune 500 companies, in collecting bad debt.
  • Recognized by one of the nation s largest financial institutions for exceptional trial performance.
  • Represent mortgage lenders, title insurers, trustees, and major financial institutions.
  • Maintained a caseload for plaintiff foreclosure litigation representing major financial institutions and investor clients.
  • Advised financial institutions on regulatory compliance and provide legal support on complex legalprocedures.
  • Handle foreclosure litigation for major financial institutions in Puerto Rico.

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31. Property Damage

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Here's how Property Damage is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Provided defense representation to GEICO-insured clients in personal injury and/or property damage lawsuits and non-suit claims arising out of automobile accidents.
  • Handled all segments of clients' claims, from resolving minor property damage issues through full litigation and trial or settlement.
  • Research public records to determine existence of competing, concurrent, or superior interests in real property damage claims.
  • Assess personal injury and property damage of clients' claims and negotiate with insurance adjusters on clients' behalf.
  • Handle an intensive caseload of tender rejection, property damage, contract disputes and bad faith cases.
  • Negotiated pleas for defendants in Arlington County in traffic, property damage, and drug cases.

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32. Practice Areas

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Here's how Practice Areas is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Practice areas included general commercial litigation, mass tort defense, personal injury defense, and medical device patent infringement litigation.
  • Practice Areas Include: Insurance Defense, Construction Liability, Dram Shop Liability, Products Liability, and Civil Rights.
  • Practice Areas: Residential Foreclosure, RESPA, TILA, FDCPA, Creditor's Rights, and Negotiable Instruments
  • Practice areas include general negligence, labor law, insurance coverage, malpractice, products liability.
  • Practice areas included Contract Review and Disputes, Leases and Evictions, and Probate and Estate Matters
  • Practice areas: product liability and toxic tort (asbestos) claims.
  • Support other practice areas in small, varied law practice.
  • Practice areas include both civil litigation and civil rights work,
  • Developed good client relationships and new practice areas.
  • Practice areas: Document review and e-discovery.
  • Practice areas included: Employment discrimination litigation, municipal liability, commercial litigation, professional liability and personal injury.
  • Practice areas included insurance fraud defense, insurance coverage matters and equine law Conducted depositions, attended hearings and mediations

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33. Corporate Clients

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Here's how Corporate Clients is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Represent corporate clients, including pharmaceutical and financial services companies in administrative enforcement and complex civil litigation.
  • Coordinated complex commercial litigation between large, corporate clients seeking insurance coverage from multiple carriers.
  • Managed civil cases for corporate clients, with an emphasis on representing banks and businesses in all phases of litigation.
  • Worked with corporate clients on hundreds of cases to develop legal strategies used in the litigation of their cases.
  • Drafted legal opinions on changes in state and federal law concerning impact on corporate clients.
  • Deliver Fair Employment Practices Act litigation services and human resource counseling to corporate clients.
  • Drafted contracts, settlement and hold harmless agreements and releases for corporate clients.
  • Interpreted laws, rules and regulations for individuals and corporate clients.
  • Represent corporate clients and individuals in civil and criminal cases.
  • Represented corporate clients in contract and real estate cases.
  • Represented medium to large corporate clients and insurance companies.
  • Created training and policy manuals for corporate clients.
  • Obtained a multi-million dollar judgment for corporate clients for breach of contract.

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34. Evidentiary Hearings

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Here's how Evidentiary Hearings is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Demonstrate strong communication skills in preparing witnesses for trials, depositions and evidentiary hearings.
  • Litigated heavily contested trials and evidentiary hearings as lead litigation attorney in South Florida.
  • Traveled statewide to attend evidentiary hearings, meditations, depositions and trials.
  • Attended various contested hearings and evidentiary hearings.
  • Argued 1,000+ motions such as motions to dismiss, motions for attorney's fees, evidentiary hearings, and counter- claims.
  • Court attendance at non-jury trials, evidentiary hearings and a variety of motions from every stage of proceedings.
  • Attended non-jury trials, judgment hearings, and evidentiary hearings across the state of Florida.
  • Handled depositions, evidentiary hearings, trials, and all aspects of litigation.
  • Attended numerous trials, depositions, and evidentiary hearings throughout the state.
  • Interviewed witnesses for evidentiary hearings and trials.
  • Conduct trial and evidentiary hearings.
  • Attended thousands of pre-judgment/motion hearings, evidentiary hearings, final summary judgment hearings and post-judgment hearings.
  • Attend pre-trial conferences, uniform motion calendar, evidentiary hearings, special sets, fee hearings, and omnibus hearings.
  • Handled high volume calendar including trials, bulk trials, pre-trials, depositions, and evidentiary hearings.
  • Argue dispositive and discovery motions and evidentiary hearings in State Courts.
  • Performed evidentiary hearings and mediations on behalf of clients.

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35. Fdcpa

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Here's how Fdcpa is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Implemented firm policies regarding state and federal law relating to consumer protection and the FDCPA.

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36. Employment Discrimination

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Here's how Employment Discrimination is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Represented employers in employment litigation disputes, including employment discrimination, wrongful termination and worker's compensation.
  • Examined legal data to determine advisability of prosecuting personal injury claims, employment discrimination and Prop.
  • Analyzed documents related to a pending class action employment discrimination matter.
  • Defended agencies and employees in employment discrimination, failure to promote, retaliation, and tort claims.
  • Litigate to trial or resolution large caseload of personal injury, employment discrimination, and Prop.
  • Represented clients in negligence, employment discrimination and commercial disputes in state and federal court.
  • Practice dealt with Business and Entertainment Industry, Employment Discrimination, with extensive Federal Practice

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37. Client Interviews

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Here's how Client Interviews is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Conducted initial client interviews and advised on litigation process and legal options.
  • Conducted client interviews in preparation for discovery.
  • Case management and development skills include: initial client interviews, researching potential claims, and advising clients on likely outcomes.
  • Prepared questions and conducted client interviews in preparation for lay and expert depositions.
  • Conducted initial client interviews in the areas of bankruptcy and probate.
  • Conduct expert and lay witness depositions and client interviews.
  • Conducted client interviews to ascertain relevant facts and issues.
  • Briefed expert witnesses prior to client interviews and meetings.

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38. Class Action

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Here's how Class Action is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Analyzed, coded and organized discovery documents to determine relevancy to complex securities class action lawsuit.
  • Mass Tort Litigation Involved in class action litigation and employment related litigation.
  • Defended director of major financial institution in complex multiparty class actions.
  • Defended successfully or settled favorably numerous matters, including class actions.
  • Represented major corporations in class action securities and anti-trust litigation.
  • Participated in class action mediation.
  • Represented employers in employment and labor disputes and lawsuits, including class action, wage and hour, and ADA claims.
  • Represent corporations in state and federal employment litigation proceedings, including class actions alleging violations of wage and hour laws.
  • Second chair in multiple class action lawsuits involving tort, product liability, fraud, and consumer sales practices.
  • Obtained summary adjudication of wage and hour claims in a certified class action against a manufacturing company.
  • Managed the discovery phase of litigation for a complex class action involving insurance coverage issues.
  • Assisted with discovery and both manual and electronic document review for major class action lawsuit.
  • Defeated certification of wage and hour claims in consolidated class actions against a national retailer.
  • Research consulting attorney to firm specializing in class action and mass tort litigation.
  • Represented clients in class action litigation and consumer protection cases.
  • Reviewed and analyzed discovery documents for relevancy, privilege, and confidentiality in a financial services industry class action.
  • Managed discovery team on behalf of employer in a class action involving properclassification of independent contractors.
  • Perform significant legal analysis and advise firms regarding decertification of class action suit.
  • Assisted in a multi-party federal class action mediation.
  • labor and employment from inception to trial class actions wage and hour depositions; mediations

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39. Medical Records

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Here's how Medical Records is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Worked closely with insurance adjusters and analyzed medical records and video surveillance of claimants to determine validity and extent of injuries.
  • Analyzed produced documentation, including scientific and medical records, and financial or economic data for calculations of damages.
  • Evaluate and analyze extensive medical records and evaluate damages.
  • Summarize deposition testimony and voluminous medical records.
  • Perform extensive legal research, prepare coverage opinion letters, and summarize deposition transcripts and medical records.
  • Manage medical records for the law firm.
  • Summarized medical records and send demand packages to liabilityinsurance carriers.

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41. Jury Instructions

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Here's how Jury Instructions is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Researched and drafted complaints, interrogatories, production requests, admissions, subpoenas and jury instructions.
  • Drafted pre-trial pleadings, including motions in limine, evidentiary objections, jury instructions, exhibit lists and witness lists.
  • Summarized depositions and prepared jury instructions.
  • Prepare Orders for both criminal and civil cases, Draft Jury Instructions, Findings of Fact, and Conclusions of Law.
  • Attended hearings and trials, discussed cases with the Judge, and researched and drafted proposed orders and jury instructions.
  • Drafted opinions, orders, jury instructions, and case summaries for Judge.

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42. Erisa

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Here's how Erisa is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Handled all facets of discovery and trial preparation of personal injury, breach of contract, discrimination and ERISA claims.
  • Drafted federal court appellate brief of discharged corporate employee seeking reversal of summary judgment on ERISA and ADA claims.
  • Use of ERISA to help businesses address workers' compensation dysfunction and to help carriers avoid bad faith suits.
  • Acted as co-counsel in federal ERISA suit that culminated in successful settlement.
  • Concentrated on ERISA, disability and insurance fraud cases
  • Interpreted ERISA plans and defended non-subscriber cases.

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45. Administrative Hearings

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Here's how Administrative Hearings is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Represented clients in administrative hearings.
  • Appealed cases as warranted with representation in Courts of Review as well as represented clients at administrative hearings.
  • Represented clients at trials, administrative hearings, motion hearings and depositions.
  • Advised impartial hearing designees on legal arguments for their administrative hearings.
  • Participated in administrative hearings, arbitrations, mediations and settlement conferences.
  • Represent clients in Temporary Restraining Order hearings, divorce proceedings, guardianship hearings, general assistance and social security administrative hearings.

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46. Trade Secrets

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Here's how Trade Secrets is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Frequent speaker on technology issues, including commercial litigation, trade secrets, and capital acquisition.
  • Planned and executed strategy, motion practice, and discovery in the successful defense of a multi-million dollar trade secrets lawsuit.
  • Drafted licensing, confidentiality agreements for a computer software company and advised clients on how to protect their trade secrets.
  • Drafted brief in support of preliminary injunction motion to enjoin competitor from misappropriating trade secrets and appeals brief regarding same.
  • Practice involves commercial, false advertising, trade secrets, patent, fiduciary duty, and antitrust litigation.
  • Litigated bankruptcy, securities, trade secrets, commercial and entertainment cases.

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47. Eeoc

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Here's how Eeoc is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Represented clients in administrative hearings, EEOC hearings, and school board hearings.
  • Generate EEOC position statements and rebuttal statements for clients.
  • Developed EEOC programs, guidelines and handbooks.
  • Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)
  • Participated in hearings before EEOC, Professional Licensing Boards, Unemployment Compensation and Social Security Administration.
  • Litigated discrimination in employment cases before the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination and the EEOC.

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48. Tila

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Here's how Tila is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Experience with FDCPA, TILA, and RESPA, Prepared and attended weekly court hearings.

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49. Broad Range

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Here's how Broad Range is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Commended as a consistently solid problem solver who recognized, defined and resolved a broad range of issues.
  • Provided a broad range of support for up to 65 litigated cases at a time.
  • Performed broad range of tasks as a commercial litigator.
  • Handle a broad range of commercial high tech agreements including SaaS, professional services, licensing, partner and vendor agreements.
  • Conducted business counseling on broad range of business issues.
  • Litigate state and federal cases, including civil litigation that covers a broad range of legal issues.

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50. VII

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Here's how VII is used in Litigation Attorney jobs:
  • Secured an order dismissing my client in a Title VII discrimination and retaliation case.
  • Trained corporate employers on identifying and preventing potential Title VII litigation, mediation and conflict resolution.
  • Represented group of minority police officers in Title VII employment discrimination claims against employer.
  • Represent employers in defense of employee-initiated actions under Title VII and the Connecticut Fair Employment Practices Act.
  • Deposed several class members in Title VII action against City of New York.
  • Defended corporation in Title VII sexual harassment suit from intake through settlement.

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20 Most Common Skill for a Litigation Attorney

Legal Documents20%
Pre-Trial Motions14.1%
Civil Litigation12.4%
Counsel6.2%
Personal Injury Cases5.9%
Federal Courts5.1%
Premises Liability4%
Settlement Agreements3.8%

Typical Skill-Sets Required For A Litigation Attorney

RankSkillPercentage of ResumesPercentage
1
1
Legal Documents
Legal Documents
16.6%
16.6%
2
2
Pre-Trial Motions
Pre-Trial Motions
11.8%
11.8%
3
3
Civil Litigation
Civil Litigation
10.4%
10.4%
4
4
Counsel
Counsel
5.2%
5.2%
5
5
Personal Injury Cases
Personal Injury Cases
5%
5%
6
6
Federal Courts
Federal Courts
4.2%
4.2%
7
7
Premises Liability
Premises Liability
3.4%
3.4%
8
8
Settlement Agreements
Settlement Agreements
3.2%
3.2%
9
9
Foreclosure
Foreclosure
2.8%
2.8%
10
10
Deposition Summaries
Deposition Summaries
2.8%
2.8%
11
11
Trial Preparation
Trial Preparation
2.3%
2.3%
12
12
Bankruptcy
Bankruptcy
2.2%
2.2%
13
13
Law Firm
Law Firm
2%
2%
14
14
Family Law
Family Law
1.9%
1.9%
15
15
Insurance Companies
Insurance Companies
1.8%
1.8%
16
16
Plaintiff
Plaintiff
1.8%
1.8%
17
17
Medical Malpractice
Medical Malpractice
1.7%
1.7%
18
18
Court Hearings
Court Hearings
1.6%
1.6%
19
19
Appellate Briefs
Appellate Briefs
1.4%
1.4%
20
20
Insurance Defense
Insurance Defense
1.4%
1.4%
21
21
Oral Arguments
Oral Arguments
1.4%
1.4%
22
22
Expert Witnesses
Expert Witnesses
1.2%
1.2%
23
23
Employment Laws
Employment Laws
1%
1%
24
24
Document Review
Document Review
1%
1%
25
25
Wrongful Death
Wrongful Death
0.8%
0.8%
26
26
Litigation Support
Litigation Support
0.8%
0.8%
27
27
Intellectual Property
Intellectual Property
0.8%
0.8%
28
28
Contract Disputes
Contract Disputes
0.7%
0.7%
29
29
Construction Defect
Construction Defect
0.7%
0.7%
30
30
Financial Institutions
Financial Institutions
0.6%
0.6%
31
31
Property Damage
Property Damage
0.6%
0.6%
32
32
Practice Areas
Practice Areas
0.5%
0.5%
33
33
Corporate Clients
Corporate Clients
0.5%
0.5%
34
34
Evidentiary Hearings
Evidentiary Hearings
0.5%
0.5%
35
35
Fdcpa
Fdcpa
0.4%
0.4%
36
36
Employment Discrimination
Employment Discrimination
0.4%
0.4%
37
37
Client Interviews
Client Interviews
0.4%
0.4%
38
38
Class Action
Class Action
0.4%
0.4%
39
39
Medical Records
Medical Records
0.4%
0.4%
40
40
Legal Advice
Legal Advice
0.4%
0.4%
41
41
Jury Instructions
Jury Instructions
0.4%
0.4%
42
42
Erisa
Erisa
0.3%
0.3%
43
43
Legal Opinions
Legal Opinions
0.3%
0.3%
44
44
Legal Matters
Legal Matters
0.3%
0.3%
45
45
Administrative Hearings
Administrative Hearings
0.3%
0.3%
46
46
Trade Secrets
Trade Secrets
0.3%
0.3%
47
47
Eeoc
Eeoc
0.3%
0.3%
48
48
Tila
Tila
0.3%
0.3%
49
49
Broad Range
Broad Range
0.3%
0.3%
50
50
VII
VII
0.3%
0.3%

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