Job Openings:

 Complex Commercial Litigation Staff Attorney

The Dallas office of McGuireWoods seeks a full time, permanent Staff Attorney for the Complex Commercial Litigation Department. Qualified candidates will have 3+ years of experience in commercial litigation, preferably involving mortgage-related disputes. Texas bar is required. Candidate must have strong academic credentials, excellent writing and interpersonal skills, be well-organized (responsible for handling a large volume of cases), and have good negotiation skills. Please submit cover letter, resume and law school transcript. Disclaimer: At this time, McGuireWoods will not be accepting applicants submitted through search firms or headhunters for this position. All qualified candidates must submit their own applications for consideration.

Contact: Tamara Fairhurst, tfairhurst@mcguirewoods.com

Fraud Attorney
Social Security Administration, Office of the General Counsel
Multiple Locations, including Dallas and Houston
Closing Date: July 13, 2017
Dallas:  GS-12 $76,903 – $99,977; GS-13 $91,447 – $118,880 GS-14 $108,064 – $140,484

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 Labor & Employment Associate

The Dallas office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate for the Labor & Employment Department. Qualified candidates will have 2-3 years of litigation (preferably employment litigation) experience. The ideal candidate will have experience drafting pleadings, declaration gathering and taking depositions. Candidates must possess strong academic credentials as well as strong organization, writing and communication skills. This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic and fast growing office. Please submit cover letter, resume, transcript and writing sample. Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager. All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted.

**If interested, contact Tamara Fairhurst, tfairhurst@mcguirewoods.com

FIFTH DISTRICT COURT OF APPEALS

TWO STAFF ATTORNEYS

Closing Date:   Open Until Filled                                                       Salary: Up to $70,000

Responsible for legal research and analysis, preparation of legal memoranda, and assistance with the preparation of complex civil and criminal opinions. Superior academic credentials and writing ability.  Excellent analytical and research skills.  Disciplined work ethic.  Licensed Texas Attorney with at least six years of legal experience.  Please submit a State of Texas job application, resume, academic transcript, and writing sample to Gayle Humpa, 600 Commerce, STE 200, Dallas, TX  75202.   Please call for salary and reasonable work place accommodations. 214-712-3434 EOE/AA 

 FIFTH DISTRICT COURT OF APPEALS

 PART-TIME  STAFF ATTORNEY

Salary: $33,750 – up to $35,000                                             Closing Date:   Open Until Filled

Responsible to work with one Justice doing legal research, analysis of legal issues, preparation of legal memoranda, and assisting with the preparation of complex civil and criminal opinions. Superior academic credentials and writing ability.  Excellent analytical and research skills.  A disciplined work ethic.  Licensed Texas Attorney with minimum of six years of legal experience preferably appellate.  Flexible work schedule.  Excellent benefits.  Please submit a State of Texas job application, resume, academic transcript, and writing sample to Gayle Humpa, 600 Commerce Street, STE 200, Dallas, TX 75202.  Military Occupational Specialty Codes 27A & 250X. Please call for reasonable work place accommodations. 214-712-3434 EOE/AA

State Bar of Texas

Executive Director

Austin, TX

The Executive Director is the chief executive officer of the State Bar of Texas. The State Bar of Texas, an administrative agency of the Texas Supreme Court, is a mandatory state bar with over 100,000 members, a staff of 261 and an annual budget in excess of $48M. The Executive Director executes the policies and directives of the 59-member Board of Directors of the State Bar.

Minimum Qualifications:  The following are required of the successful applicant: a law degree from an ABA accredited law school and an active law license in good standing.  Executive and administrative ability with knowledge of leadership and management principles as they relate to state agencies and attorney membership organizations. Demonstrated skill in dealing with matters of a sensitive, confidential and/or political nature. The position requires extensive travel both in and out of state.

Salary commensurate with experience plus excellent benefits. Visit TexasBar.com for a full position description, and list of knowledge, skills, and abilities. Indications of interest, inquiries, resumes, and nominations should be emailed to Barbara Mendel Mayden, of Young Mayden LLC, at bmayden@youngmayden.com.

The State Bar of Texas is an equal opportunity employer.

Attorney – Conviction Integrity – Criminal District Attorney’s Office (Tarrant County)

TARRANT COUNTY is seeking applicants for a Conviction Integrity Attorney.  Salary: $2,557.30 – $3,781.22 Biweekly
To apply:

http://www.tarrantcounty.com/en/human-resources/employment-opportunities/all-applicants.html?linklocation=supermenu&linkname=All%20Applicants

 DeHay & Elliston, LLP is seeking applicants for a litigation associate position in the Dallas office. The associate will assist with written discovery, draft pleadings and motions, and take depositions. Some out-of-state travel is required. Applicants must be licensed in Texas or Illinois. One to four years of relevant experience is preferred, but applicants with other experience levels will be considered. To be considered for the position, please e-mail your résumé to resumes@dehay.com.

Legal Secretary/AssistantLaw Office of Michael Lowe – Dallas, TX 75201

$35,000 – $42,000 a year

Board Certified Criminal Defense lawyer with 18 years experience in downtown Dallas seeks an assistant. Michael Lowe is a well known and respected criminal defense lawyer handling Federal and State matters throughout Texas. Mr. Lowe has a position open for a legal secretary who can also handle phone calls. Mr. Lowe prefers a Spanish speaking assistant, but Spanish is not required. Work experience is helpful. The applicant must be able to demonstrate a willingness to learn and an interest in helping those accused. A background check will be done.

Job Type: Full-time, Salary: $35,000.00 to $42,000.00 /year, Job Location: Dallas, TX 75201

Required education: High school or equivalent, Required experience: Legal Secretary: 1 year and required language: Spanish

IP Litigation Attorney with Toyota

Toyota’s Business Litigation Department is looking for a passionate and highly-motivated IP Litigation Attorney. This Attorney will be part of the Business Litigation Group, which handles complex business litigation, including class actions, commercial litigation and arbitrations, intellectual property litigation, government investigations and regulatory matters. This position will report to the Corporate Manager – Assistant General Counsel for Business Litigation.  Reporting to the Assistant General Counsel, the person in this role will support the Business Litigation department’s objective to partner closely with the business to achieve TMNA business objectives in a manner that balances legal and business risks and helps preserve brand and reputation

Click the following link for more information and application instructions

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CAPDS Forensic Project Staff Attorney

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The Law Offices of Houston M. Smith, P.C., a small firm in downtown Terrell, TX, is seeking a highly motivated personal injury litigation attorney. Must have some first chair experience trying jury trial cases to verdict. Qualified candidates will be licensed in Texas for a minimum of 3 years, be technologically savvy, have exceptional analytical, oral and writing skills and have experience taking/defending depositions and drafting/arguing complex dispositive motions. Must be able to take on an immediate caseload in various stages of litigation and hit the ground running. Please submit your cover letter and resume to hms@houstonmsmith.com.

Managing Counsel, Business Litigation (Market Rep) with Toyota

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