Education Requirements: Undergraduate and Juris Doctorate required
A well-respected mid-sized law firm in Wichita with a prominent and growing family law practice is seeking an experienced Domestic / Family Law Attorney.
Research, analyze and develop case information, evidence, settlement options and strategy
Execute case strategy with senior attorneys, legal assistants, clients and support staff
Diligently manage client budgets by monitoring client`s account status, case staffing, case strategy and anticipating case related fees and expenses.
Use public and proprietary databases to calendar meetings and appointments, process client payments, scan and upload incoming documents
Successfully manage cases with issues related to valuation, income tax, capital gains, and child tax credits
Interpret and prepare financial affidavits, tax-optimized divorce settlements and qualified domestic relations orders (QDRO)
Stay in prompt and regular communication with clients, parties, court personnel and internal support staff; drafting, submitting, reviewing and responding to discovery requests; preparing for and participating in depositions, court hearings, mediations and trials; drafting correspondence, status reports, pleadings, settlement agreements, parenting plans, etc.
Undergraduate Degree and J.D. required
2 to 7 years of experience in a fast paced domestic / family law practice with established book of business a plus
Must be actively licensed in good standing to practice law in Kansas; licensure in neighboring states a plus
Must be willing to travel for court hearings, depositions, mediations and other case related engagements
Experience in criminal law a plus
Candidates should have experience handling domestic / family law matters from initial consultation through trial
Familiar with case management, time management and document management systems including: Time Slips, TABS and Practice Master
Mediation / Conciliation experience a plus
How To Apply:
Specialists Group LLC, The
105 S. Broadway, Suite 200
Wichita, KS 67202