Litigation Associate

Kelley Drye & Warren LLP is seeking a junior to mid-level Litigation Associate to join the Firm’s Chicago office.  Candidates must be licensed in Illinois and have between two and four years of experience in general commercial litigation.  General responsibilities include: performing document review, organization and production; conducting extensive legal research; drafting pleadings, motions, memoranda of law, complaints, letters to the court, affidavits, and articles and client advisories; engaging in active motion practice in both state and federal court, including drafting motions for summary judgment, motions opposing class certification, motions to compel, and temporary restraining orders; summarizing and analyzing documents and deposition testimony; and conducting fact investigation/development.  Top academic credentials, strong analytical abilities, excellent communication skills, and the ability to work well on a team are required.  Entrepreneurial self-starters seeking career and business development opportunities are encouraged to apply.

Qualified and interested applicants should send their resume and transcript to kkleinfeldt@kelleydrye.com.  No search firms please.