Associate Attorney

Culture:  Teamwork and communication are essential to the success of our firm. Ferguson Law attorneys and support staff take pride in fostering a supportive work culture. We care about each other, the clients we represent, and the community in which we live. Our attorneys are encouraged to pursue their interests in doing pro bono work or serving on boards and committees in the community. With over 60 years in the practice of law, Ferguson Law is a local firm, deeply rooted in the Bloomington, Indiana community.

Benefits:  Ferguson Law provides an hourly pay rate with annual pay commensurate with experience, Simple IRA retirement savings plan, group health insurance which includes medical, dental, and vision insurance, and paid time off.

Responsibilities:  Our practice areas include litigation and general legal practice representing businesses, individuals, insurance companies, fire departments and school districts. The job will include representing clients in court and before government agencies, drafting motions, pleadings and briefs, consulting with clients, witnesses and professionals, managing the case load and working closely with the other attorneys and staff in a team environment.

Schedule:  The position is full time with flexible working hours. Typical work schedule is Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 5:00pm, with occasional overtime as needed.

Requirements:  Juris Doctor degree from an ABA accredited law school. Admitted to practice law in Indiana State courts and qualified for or admitted to Southern District of Indiana. Three years’ experience preferred. Valid driver’s license required. Some in-state travel and occasional out of state travel as necessary. Most work is performed in a professional office setting and may require sitting for extended periods of time.

 Qualifications:  Superior oral and written communication skills, able to interact effectively and professionally with staff and clients, able to prioritize and meet deadlines, organized, analytical ability and problem solving skills, attention to detail and accuracy and computer skills.

Application Instructions:  Submit applications (cover letter, resume, law school transcripts, writing sample and salary requirements) or questions to


  • Competitive salary

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance

  • IRA retirement savings plan

  • Paid vacation and holidays

  • Professional atmosphere