Associate Attorney-Entry Level Jobs in Scottsdale, AZ at Credibly

Title: Associate Attorney-Entry Level

Company: Credibly

Location: Scottsdale, AZ

Position OverviewThe Associate Attorney’s functions under the direction and supervision of the General Counsel. This position will be generally responsible for representing the Company in litigation on commercial accounts and other legal proceedings involving the Company and its affiliates, by preparing and filing legal documents, discovery materials and pleadings, and provide guidance to company’s in-house litigation team.
*Essential Job Functions: *

Work with a dedicated team of professionals to manage account liquidations and the legal processes as in-house counsel.
Provide the highest quality legal representation, treat all customers with fairness and respect and can thrive in a fast paced, high volume environment.
Represent and defend the Company and its affiliates in courts of law; collect facts and evidence, try cases and perform other litigation tasks;
Responsible for ensuring compliance with applicable laws, regulations and company policies;
Review correspondence, documents and files to determine if suit appropriate;
Review and approve documents through the litigation life cycle;
Attend court hearings throughout the state(s) in which the attorney is assigned and/or is licensed to practice;
Represents Company in pre-suit and post-judgement matters;
Makes reasonable efforts to resolve contested files in litigation;
Ensures compliance to applicable laws, regulations, and state standards;
Works with the compliance and collections team to enhance processes and quality of work;
Participates in other activities and responsibilities as assigned.

*Education & Experience Requirements: *

Must be licensed in AZ.
Education – J.D. from accredited law school.
Experience – At least 1-3 years of practice-civil litigation/trial experience, with preference given to candidates that possess experience in debt collection, FDCPA, TCPA as well as creditors rights generally.
Knowledge, skills, and abilities:
Computer savvy and experience with Google Suite, Hot Docs.
Strong Negotiation skills.
Attention to detail and ability to multitask
Outstanding time management skills.
Possess a strong work ethic and willingness to be part of a team.

*Physical, Travel & Other Requirements: *

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

*While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit. The employee is occasionally required to stand; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance and talk or hear. The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 10 pounds.
Job Type: Full-time

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