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Labor & Employment Associate

The Chicago office of our international law firm client is seeking two well-credentialed, Illinois bar admitted employment litigation associates with, ideally, 2-7 years of law firm experience. These attorneys should have experience deposing individual plaintiffs, class representative plaintiffs, and expert witnesses in state and federal court actions; making oral arguments at state and federal trial court hearings; developing and implementing case handling and litigation strategy; managing or "running" the defense of single-plaintiff employment cases as well as significant aspects of the defense of wage and hour class actions or collective actions (such as discovery and witness interviews) with partner oversight; and first or second chairing jury trials, bench trials or arbitration hearings. Management-side traditional labor law experience (including NLRB proceedings) and appellate brief writing experience in Illinois appellate courts and the Seventh Circuit is preferred, but not required. This is a great opportunity to be part of a well-respected and growing labor & employment law practice group.

Chicago, IL

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