Scopelitis, Garvin, Light, Hanson & Feary, a national law firm based in Indianapolis, Indiana, with offices located in major cities throughout the United States, is looking for an attorney with 1-4 years’ experience in private practice or federal judicial clerkship for an associate position working in the firm’s class action defense practice from either its Chicago, Los Angeles, or Indianapolis office. The firm’s class action defense practice involves approximately 90% federal court work in various jurisdictions throughout the United States. Some travel is involved. Responsibilities will be substantial and will cover all phases of litigation, with the associate expected to immediately assume important roles in on-going cases. Previous experience in class action or complex litigation cases is preferred. Pay is competitive for an individual with similar experience in the Chicago, Los Angeles, or Indianapolis markets.
Skills and Requirements of Class Action Associate
- Admittance to the state bar required.
- Previous experience in class action cases is preferred.
- 1-4 years’ experience in private practice or federal judicial clerkship.
- Federal court work preferred.
The Firm offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical/HSA, dental, vision, life, disability, family care leave, 401k/profit sharing retirement package and pet insurance. Employees are also eligible to work a hybrid schedule of three days in the office with up to two days per week working from home. The Firm will supply the necessary computer and accessory equipment to facilitate this hybrid work schedule.
About Scopelitis, Garvin, Light, Hanson & Feary
Scopelitis, Garvin, Light, Hanson & Feary serves the legal and business needs of the transportation industry on a full-service basis. Our legal team is experienced in not only regulatory compliance, but also business structuring and transactions, litigation, insurance, labor and employment, highway accident defense, taxation, mergers and acquisitions, workers' compensation, logistics, driver leasing, warehousing, private fleet operations, outsourcing, and customs. We also represent clients in a variety of other related industries, including those that provide services or products in insurance, alternative workforce strategies, construction and real estate development, manufacturing, retail goods, and professional services. With our principal office in Indianapolis and other offices located coast to coast, we are easily accessible to clients nationwide.
The Firm has a collaborative, team culture that fosters support among peers and collegiality between assistants, paralegals, attorneys, and managers. We have a welcoming, equitable workplace with an open-door policy. The Firm was named Top 30 in Client Service in 2016, Indy Star Top Workplaces for 7 consecutive years, and Best Lawyers Best Law Firms in 2022.
Resumes with previous law firm experience will be considered first. Compensation for this position will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Send resume and cover letter to email@example.com. An Equal Opportunity Employer.