Careers

 

Litigation Attorney

We are currently seeking a highly motivated associate attorney, licensed in the State of Washington, to work in our Tacoma office. The ideal candidate will have 4-5 yrs of demonstrated experience in civil litigation defense, and professional malpractice, possess excellent written and oral communication skills and have a strong work ethic. Your ability to work independently, manage competing demands and frequently changing priorities will be essential.

This fast paced office requires someone with energy, sound judgment, and experience in managing rapidly changing priorities and deadlines. Candidates must be proficient in working with State and Federal courts.

We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and a generous bonus program.

 

Coverage Attorney

We are also seeking a highly motivated associate attorney, licensed in the State of Oregon, to work in our insurance group in our Portland office. Our insurance group defends all manner of pre-litigation and litigated matters as well as providing advice and litigating primary and excess coverage for all types and lines of coverage. 

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of five years’ experience in insurance litigation. A record of past success and a solid work history is required.

We are seeking a candidate with excellent writing and organizational skills, superior attention to detail, and an ability and desire to work as part of our insurance group. This position requires initiative, energy and sound judgement along with experience in managing competing demands in litigation, with changing priorities and deadlines.

Forsberg & Umlauf offers competitive salaries and benefits and has created an environment in which junior and mid-level attorneys are supported and comfortable developing their careers while working directly with our clients.

 

Litigation Assistant/Secretary

We are also searching for an experienced litigation legal secretary (minimum of 3-5yrs) to work with a busy team on a variety of civil litigation matters.

This position needs an organized self-starter who is able to multi-task and is familiar with various areas of law including but not limited to professional liability defense matters, business and commercial litigation, professional negligence, personal injury, coverage and premises liability.

The ideal candidate will have strong litigation experience including case management, scheduling, calendaring, document production and filings (State and Federal).Must be able to meet strict court deadlines in a fast paced environment and will be experienced in handling confidential internal matters.

REQUIREMENTS: Must have a minimum of three to five years litigation legal secretarial experience, along with excellent organizational skills, superior attention to detail, and an ability and desire to work as part of a team as well as work independently.
The fast pace of the desk requires someone with energy, sound judgment, and experience in managing rapidly changing priorities and deadlines. Candidates must have experience in working with State and Federal courts. Oregon court experience will be a plus.

  
We provide a generous benefits package and a salary that will be commensurate with your experience.

 

  All interested applicants should send cover letter, resume and writing sample to employment@FoUm.law