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compensation: Competitive Salary, Bonus Compensation, Paid Time Off/ Holiday Pay, Reimbursed Cles & Bar Dues
employment type: full-time

The Edwards Law Firm is expanding and seeking a full time criminal defense attorney to join our multi practice law firm. We have a staff of about 10 employees and are looking for a criminal defense lawyer, who has a sincere interest in helping people. We are looking to hire immediately. Salary is competitive based on experience.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Perform all aspects of criminal defense representation including jury trial;
* Review case files outside of court
* Appear in court for arraignments, pretrial conferences, and law & motion hearings.
* Communicate Effectively with clients, opposing counsel, judicial officers, and team members;
* Issue spot and develop strategies leading to efficent resolution of cases;
* Negotiate and settle cases or prepare matters for jury trial;
* Perform legal research and analyze and apply legal principles and precedents, facts, and evidence to legal problems;
* Draft law and motion pleadings and present those statements of law, facts, and argument clearly, logically, and effectively both written and orally;

REQUIRED LANGUAGE:
* Fluent in English and Spanish

APPLICATION PROCESS:
* Serious candidates should submit a cover letter as well as their resume to attorneyedward@yahoo.com. Applicants of interest will be contacted for an interview. The Edwards Law Firm appreciates your interest in working on our team.
  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

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