Catalyst Law is looking for an experienced business litigation attorney with a portable book of business to join our growing firm. The ideal candidate is a strong team player, is skilled at client development, and will work closely with the Firm’s clients to provide the highest level of customer service. If you have the ability to handle a diverse caseload, work well in collaborative teams, have stellar research and writing skills, can communicate effectively, and use technology well, we’d love to hear from you!
Manage client relationships, ensuring consistent and effective client communication
Analyze client needs, identify solutions, and determine case strategies
Supervise and collaborate with junior attorneys, administrative staff, and paralegals
Conduct research and draft pleadings, briefs, and motions
Appear in Court on behalf of clients and argue motions during legal proceedings
Project manage caseload, including keeping track of time records, docketing, deadlines, completing projects quickly and efficiently
Participate in Firm business development initiatives
Engage in firm-wide strategic planning, workflow management, team activities, and volunteer opportunities.
Juris Doctorate (J.D.) from an accredited law school
7+ years of experience in business and commercial litigation
Active member of the Oregon State Bar. (Washington and/or California bar license a plus.)
Portable business and demonstrated client development ability required
Proficiency with legal research tools, e-discovery platforms, Google Suite, Microsoft Office, law practice management software, as well as willingness and ability to learn and use new software applications.
Must be able to handle heavy caseload with little supervision
Decision-making, public speaking, problem-solving, communication, and interpersonal skills required
Additional Salary Information: Full benefits package. Partnership potential.
About Catalyst Law LLC
Catalyst Law is a fast-growing, women-owned, boutique law firm and certified B Corporation, specializing in serving purpose-driven clients. Our practice areas include social enterprise, impact investing, business, trusts & estates, philanthropy, taxation, and non-profit law. With roots in a transactional practice, we also handle related litigation and tax controversy matters. The Firm is collaborative. We focus on client service and value colleagues willing to take on complex problems as part of a team. Catalyst is dedicated to finding new and innovative ways to deliver legal solutions and build a team-based (and fun!) organizational culture. Social enterprise and pro bono service is an integral part of our culture, as are personal, professional, and financial growth.