CAREERS

 

Current opening: 

Associate attorney

Ferguson Law has served the legal needs of the Bloomington community and the state of Indiana for over 50 years.

Job Responsibilities

  • Represent clients in court proceedings or before government agencies
  • Prepare and draft documents for legal transactions, such as wills, mortgages, leases and contracts
  • Draft motions, pleadings and briefs
  • Research to assist in drafting motions, pleadings and briefs, as well as to develop conclusions and recommendations
  • Work with other attorneys in a team oriented environment
  • Consult with clients, witnesses, professionals and others to complete casework
  • Manage case load

Schedule

  • Monday-Friday
  • 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Occasional overtime as needed

Requirements

  • Juris Doctor degree
  • Admitted to practice law in Indiana State courts and Indiana Southern District Federal courts
  • Five years' experience preferred
  • Valid Driver's License

Qualifications

  • Superior oral and written communication skills
  • Able to interact effectively and professionally with staff and clients
  • Able to prioritize and meet deadlines
  • Highly organized
  • Strong analytical ability to interpret statutes, regulations and other contracts
  • Consistent attention to detail and accuracy
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Solid computer skills and proficiency in Microsoft Word and WordPerfect

Physical Requirements

  • Quiet, professional office environment
  • Sits for extended periods of time
  • Some driving required

Benefits

  • Hourly pay rate
  • Simple IRA retirement savings plan
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Paid time off

Application Instructions – Please submit the following to jobs@ferglaw.com

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Law school transcripts
  • Writing sample
  • Salary requirements

Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • IRA retirement savings plan
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • Professional atmosphere