Job Summary - Summer Associate
Every year Bennett, Bricklin & Saltzburg seeks the best and brightest law students to join our team for the summer. Summer Associates at BBS will work closely with attorneys on a variety of insurance defense work, where they will be guided on how to approach legal writing and case strategy. This position requires Associates to investigate facts, review case documents, research legal issues, and draft legal memoranda, correspondence, and pleadings.
Providing technical support to staff attorneys, Summer Associates perform legal research and assist in drafting and filing legal documents; specifics will include, but are not limited to:
- Perform legal research utilizing both written and electronic sources
- Gathers and compiles facts and relevant case information
- Prepares draft memos
- Assists attorneys in brief and opinion writing
- Drafts pleadings and motions
- Assists attorneys in preparing for depositions and trials
- Track and record billable hours
- Be familiar with and follow firm and client billing policies and procedures
Candidates are welcome to apply for a summer associate position from May to August. Please email your cover letter, resume, writing sample, and law school transcript to Kelsey Cook, Human Resources Coordinator, email@example.com.
Bennett, Bricklin & Saltzburg LLC provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements. Bennett, Bricklin & Saltzburg LLC complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.