Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP attorneys and non-attorney professionals reflect the broad diversity of our country. We offer you a stable organization as well as a comfortable and friendly work atmosphere.
Lewis Brisbois, the ninth largest law firm in the nation, is seeking candidates for its growing Chicago employment practice.
Candidates should have a J.D. degree from an ABA accredited law school, be a member of the Illinois bar and have 2-7 years of experience practicing employment law (Indiana, Michigan and Wisconsin licenses a plus). Must have employment litigation experience, including drafting responsive pleadings, handling all aspects of the discovery process (written and oral), and preparing motions, including motions for summary judgment as well as experience with the EEOC, IDHR and other Illinois agencies preparing position statements, defending fact-finding conferences/on-site visits, representing clients in mediations and conciliations, and negotiating settlements. Experience with wage/hour and BIPA class actions and counseling clients on employee issues a plus.