HLG looks for a talented Summer Associate to join the team June 2023.
Our boutique practice emphasizes civil litigation, real estate, probate, and family law matters in King, Snohomish, and Pierce Counties. This position will primarily concern family law, but exposure to other fields is possible. Summer Associates will be compensated $1000 - $2,000 per week, commensurate with experience and prior training. We will also buy you coffee.
HLG was founded at the end of the 20th century by Steven Amir Hemmat. We make our trade protecting families and children that the system has forgotten. Read more about us on our website.
Our firm places a huge emphasis on individual talent and development, and we are looking forward to meeting with you to tell you more about our office culture. Successful summer associates are invited back to join the office upon passage of the Washington State Bar.
Candidates must have a strong interest in our practice areas and be a proactive self-starter who can work independently and as part of a dynamic team. Superior academic credentials are preferred, and excellent written and oral communication skills will be essential to thrive in a deadline-driven legal environment. The position will include extensive motions practice and drafting training as part of our commitment to providing the highest quality representation to the clients we advocate for.
Tolerance policy: It is the policy of HLG that hiring decisions shall be based on merit and qualifications alone. BIPOC, LGBTQ+, or members of other niche communities are encouraged to apply. We proudly represent and work with folks from all walks of life.
Vaccination policy: COVID-19 vaccinations and boosters are required for all members of our staff. The health and safety of our team is paramount. Reasonable accommodation may be granted on a case-by-case basis depending on circumstance and medical documentation.
Please submit your CV with this application, and our team will be in touch to get more information if we feel it's a good fit. Have an unofficial transcript, a cover letter, and 6-10 page legal writing sample ready.
Looking forward to meeting you!
$1,000 - $2,000 per week