Edmonds office of our client seeks litigation associate attorney with 10+ years of experience. The candidate provides legal advice and work product to a supervising attorney or client. Conducts civil lawsuits, draws up legal documents, advises clients as to legal rights, gathers evidence in cases to formulate defense or to initiate legal action, conducts research, interviews clients and witnesses and handles other details in preparation for trial. Prepares legal briefs, develops strategy, arguments and testimony in preparation for presentation of case. Represents client in court and before quasi-judicial or administrative agencies of government; and interprets laws, rulings, and regulations for individuals and businesses. May confer with colleagues with specialty in area of lawsuit to establish and verify basis for legal proceedings. Drafts various legal documents in a timely and consistent manner. Should preferably have experience in employment litigation and/or construction litigation. Must be admitted to and be an active member of the Washington State Bar Association. Familiarity with Worldox, Amicus and TABS3 is a plus.As a member of the International Society of Primerus Law Firms, this firm has practiced in the Pacific Northwest from its Seattle area office for 50 years. This firm has six groups each focusing on one of these practice areas: real estate, litigation, business law, estate law, and divorce/family law.Additional Skills: The candidate should have excellent oral and written communication skills, including the ability to understand, analyze, interpret and convey complex information and concepts. Strong analytical, interpersonal and organizational skills are needed. Advanced technology skills are essential. Demonstrated record of excellent client service. Sound organizational skills are needed. Must be detail-oriented and capable of handling a high volume of work in a fast-paced environment. Ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks to meet critical deadlines are essential. Keen analytical skills with ability for problem-solving is needed. Thorough command of the English language including excellent spelling, grammar, punctuation, form, and style is essential. Must have commitment to daily time entry into the time and billing software TABS3.