Litigation Associate

Boston, Massachusetts, United States · Litigation

Description

Burns & Farrey is seeking two litigation associates with at least one (1) to two (2) years’ experience for our Boston office. Candidates must possess excellent academic credentials, as well as strong organizational, research, writing and analytical skills. Law review or top class rank preferred. State or federal clerkship a plus as is admission to the New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Maine or Connecticut bars. The successful candidate will meet with clients, respond to discovery requests, draft motions/supporting memoranda, argue motions, conduct depositions, and second chair trials. The ability to analyze complex insurance coverage issues is a plus.


Burns & Farrey is an AV rated civil defense law firm with offices in Boston and Worcester, MA and Providence, RI. The firm has a 65-year history of providing litigation defense solutions to its national and international client base. We defend a broad range of cases including products, professional, liquor, premises, sexual assault, municipal, educational, institutional and auto liability. Our practice is diverse—in both the types of cases we defend and the clients we represent. The firm also provides coverage analyses, including the filing and prosecuting of declaratory judgment actions.


Burns & Farrey’s attorneys have defended and argued appeals in both state and federal courts throughout New England. Our attorneys are recognized leaders in their respective practice areas, and are consistently ranked in Chambers USA®, New England Super Lawyers®, and The Best Lawyers in America©.





Requirements

Prospective candidates must be admitted to the Massachusetts Bar and have 1-2 years of relevant experience. State or federal clerkship a plus as is admission to the New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Maine or Connecticut bars.

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