Tennessee Bankers

2003-1 Litigation Attorney

Litigation Attorney in Knoxville, TN -  Job Description
 
The Litigation Attorney will provide senior level litigation support. Primary focus on managing defensive litigation involving national commercial real estate portfolio.


Responsibilities include:

  • Managing large docket of varied cases, effectively utilizing strong project and time management skills and employing sound business judgment on a day-to-day basis with limited supervision.
  • Driving strategy and participating in meditations to resolve litigation risk
  • Reporting to senior management on legal risks presented by outstanding litigation and appropriate strategy. Must be able to communicate complicated legal issues in a clear and effective manner to business clients and other attorneys, both in oral and written presentations.
  • Advising and assisting in the identification, escalation and resolution of potential conflicts and reputational issues.
  • Close management and supervision of outside counsel on all aspects of representation, ranging from legal strategy to appropriate budgets
  • Ability to timely escalate issues and seek guidance (when necessary)
  • Strong sense of urgency on all assignments.

      

Required skills:

  • Degree from an ABA accredited institution
  • Admitted to State Bar in good standing
  • 3 or more years of relevant in-house and/or law firm litigation experience
  • Excellent analytical and communication skills
  • Strong negotiating skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and written/verbal communication skills
  • Professional attitude and strong work ethic
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Experience in retail broker dealer arbitration's and litigation strongly required

 
Job Type: Full-time

 

Interested candidates may send their resumes to corecruiter86@gmail.com.