Careers

Careers 2018-05-11T14:46:17+00:00

McKean Smith is a growing dynamic law firm that will offer you a welcoming fast paced environment where supportive colleagues will encourage you to laugh, ask questions and embrace accountability.

Family Law Paralegal

We’re growing at a steady pace and an increasing workload has initiated the need for a full-time Family Law Paralegal to join the team, imparting their energy and expertise toward a number of challenging cases. We are seeking a professional, ambitious candidate with strong communication skills. You’ll sync up with your supervising attorney to prepare correspondence, memoranda, and other legal documents. There’s a host of other duties on your agenda which will require focus, finesse, and strong follow through. You’ll prepare trial notebooks, gather documentary evidence, prepare exhibits, and offer pivotal support during trial time.

What Matters:

  • 3-5+ years of direct experience in family law as a Paralegal required.
  • Experience with Clio, Lexicata or other comparable programs and G-Suites, preferred. MS Office and Adobe Acrobat required.
  • Knowledge of family law rules of court and local rules and procedures for filing and lodging documents as well as filing deadlines, required.
  • Ability to prioritize with shifting demands.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, including impeccable proofreading skills.

If this sounds like you please submit the required cover letter, resume and references.

No Phone Calls Please

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Criminal Law Paralegal

We’re growing at a steady pace and an increasing workload has initiated the need for a full-time Criminal Law Paralegal to join the team, imparting their focus and energy toward a number of challenging cases. We are seeking a professional, ambitious candidate with strong communication skills. You’ll sync up with your supervising attorney to prepare correspondence, memoranda, and other legal documents. There’s a host of other duties on your agenda which will require focus, finesse, and strong follow through. You’ll prepare trial notebooks, gather documentary evidence, prepare exhibits, and offer pivotal support during trial time.

What Matters:

  • Law or Paralegal degree with direct Paralegal experience, preferred.
  • Experience with Clio, Lexicata or other comparable programs and G-Suites, preferred. MS Office and Adobe Acrobat required.
  • Knowledge of procedures for filing and lodging documents as well as filing deadlines, required.
  • Ability to prioritize with shifting demands.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, including impeccable proofreading skills.

If this sounds like you, please submit the required cover letter, resume and references.

No Phone Calls Please

Apply

Attorney

Our growing Oregon and Washington based law firm is seeking a full-time senior level Attorney to join the team. Are you ready to take on a significant caseload in a fast paced, team-oriented environment? Do you have years of courtroom experience and client interaction? If so, we want to talk to you!

We are offer a competitive salary, commensurate with experience, along with bonus opportunities and an available benefits package.

What Matters:

  • Law Degree
  • Minimum of 10 years experience
  • Oregon and/or Washington State Bar License
  • Ability to mentor, teach, and train associates and paralegals
  • Excellent communication skills in both verbal and written
  • Excellent customer service and organizational skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Must be detailed-oriented and a team-player
  • Engage in firm social and networking activities

If this sounds like you, please submit the required cover letter, resume and references.

No Phone Calls Please

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Don’t see a roll for you?  No worries!

McKean Smith is always looking for the best and brightest talent to join the team.  If you do not see a job that fits your skill set but still would like to be considered for possible future openings, please submit the required cover letter, resume and references to the Apply button below.

No Phone Calls Please

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