Associate Attorney

Wyman Legal Solutions

Job Description
(3-7 years experience) - Boca Raton, FL Do you want to be part ofa legal team poised for seven-figure growth? We are a litigation law firm focusing on construction disputes, business litigation, real estate litigation, and property damage claims. We are on track for aggressive growthand we need another experienced attorney to join our team. Our competitive advantage is the service we provide to our clients, including our systems to monitor and control client communications. Our attorneys have the luxury of a full-time Director of Client Relations who oversees client care and communication so that you do not need to be worried about being interrupted by unscheduled emails, texts, and phone calls. Our firm's culture affords you the opportunity to work in a fun, respectful workplace where our entire team is reliably accountable for meeting their goals. Plus, our billable hour requirements will let you enjoy life with your family and friends outside the office. The ideal candidate has 3-7 years of litigation experience with preference given to attorneys with construction law experience. The "sweet spot" of our work involves assisting homeowners before, during, and after new build or home renovation projects; although we have plenty of other litigation work in the business and real estate arenas. We have a lot of homeowner clients that we help "pre-suit" by assisting them through a stalled or abandoned construction project. Candidates who have experience with these types of issues will be given a great opportunity to win this job. We are looking for someone who can handle all aspects of legal services for the firm with minimal supervision but in conjunction with our excellent existing team of two attorneys, a paralegal, a Director of Client Relations, and a Client Intake Manager,We are growing fast, and we need an attorney who can hit the ground running. Your stellar work will permit the firms founder to focus on the projects that will supercharge the firms growth. Our entire team works from our office in East Boca Raton. Our entire team is fully vaccinated against COVID-19. In this position, you will earn a base salary plus bonuses based upon both originations and revenue collection; Total compensation will depend upon you achieving and exceeding your billable hour standards and goals. Compensation: $85,000 - $145,000+ inclusive of earned bonuses annually. We also offer a suite of insurance benefits such as health, life, and long and short-term disability. If you have ever wanted to watch and learn how a law firm is built from six to seven figures and beyond, this role will give you the opportunity to witness this first-hand. If this appeals to you, then you will definitely enjoy working with us. When you apply, include a cover letter explaining what attracts you to this position. Submission without a cover letter will not be considered. Responsibilities: Communicating empathetically with emotional, non-institutional clients in need of valuable, real-life guidance with issues of great importance to them Reviewing a client's issues on legal matters, analyzing available options, and diligently working to determine the best course of action Resolving disputes non-litigiously when it is not in the clients best interest to litigate Recognizing when your client has the upper hand and extracting a settlement or achieving a result the client considers to be a home run Tenaciously and proactively litigating construction, business, real estate, and property damage cases that need to be litigated Coordinating and executing all phases of pre-trial discovery Trying cases when necessary Religiously tracking and accounting for your time Guiding homeowners through issues common to renovation projects including issues relating to payments, timing, and quality of work Qualifications: You are hungry to demonstrate your talent and value to the firm and the firms clients in an enterprisingly managed, growth-oriented law firm environment that rewards bottom-line results. You LOVE and have a passion for litigating. You have a growth mindset and value your happiness and fulfillment. You desire to work with a firm where you have input on the way, and to whom, the firm delivers legal services. You are savvy with technology You have a working knowledge of the legal issues at the intersection of construction, property damage, insurance, and condo association disciplines. You have a penchant for accuracy and attention to detail, and will work tirelessly to avoid mistakes that can cost clients (and us) dearly. You are a positive person. Minimum 3 years of litigation experience - construction litigation experience a plus. Trial experience or the desire to try cases is a plus. A book of business and business origination will be rewarded in your compensation plan. About Company: Our firm is going places quickly. At Wyman Legal Solutions, we are committed to building a team of reliable, high-performing professionals who enjoy spending time together and who we can be excited to have join our team. We spend a lot of time and energy putting together an amazing team, and we want to protect them. We also want to help you make the right decision about your career with us. Our office is made up of positive people. We place a high value on accountability, integrity, and respect, and we demand these core values from our employees and our clients.