Posted time 08/05/2024 Job type Full Time
  • Position: Litigation Lawyer
  • Closing Date: 26 May 2024

Job Description:

We are seeking an experienced Commercial Litigation Lawyer to join our firm. The ideal candidate will be responsible for handling a wide range of complex litigation matters.

Responsibilities:

  • Conducting legal research and drafting legal documents, including pleadings, motions, and discovery requests/responses
  • Appearing in court hearings and trials
  • Negotiating and settling cases on behalf of clients
  • Managing a caseload and ensuring deadlines are met
  • Providing legal advice and guidance to clients
  • Collaborating with other lawyers and staff members to provide high-quality legal services

Qualifications:

  • Degree from an accredited law school with strong academic results
  • At least three to five years of experience in commercial litigation
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent knowledge of the law
  • Excellent legal research skills including use of online tools
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to handle a high volume of cases and prioritize tasks effectively
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, as well as opportunities for professional growth and development.

To apply, please submit your resume, cover letter, and reference. Only qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Howards Lawyers

PO Box 13687

SUVA

Email: hr@howardslaw.com.fj

All applications will remain ‘confidential’ and close on 26 May 2024.

Mail your resume to hr@howardslaw.com.fj