• Associate Attorney – Complex Civil Litigation – Immediate Hire

Joseph, Greenwald & Laake, P.A. (“JGL”), an AV rated 40+ lawyer Maryland law firm, seeks a civil litigation associate for immediate hire in its Greenbelt office. This is a rare opportunity to join the busy, fast-paced, complex civil litigation department in one of suburban Maryland’s preeminent law firms.

The ideal candidate has:

  • 2-5 years of complex civil litigation experience in Maryland courts;
  • A strong work ethic;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Keen attention to detail;
  • Ability to manage cases independently or with minimum oversight;
  • Ability to juggle multiple projects simultaneously; and
  • Judicial clerkship preferred, but not required.

Job duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Day-to-day management of civil litigation cases;
  • Complex legal analysis, research and writing;
  • Case intake and evaluation;
  • Managing and executing all aspects of discovery;
  • Taking and defending depositions;
  • Attending settlement conferences and engaging in settlement discussions;
  • Trial work in Maryland state and federal courts; and
  • Handling appeals in Maryland state courts and federal courts.

Legal assistant, paralegal and law clerk support provided. JGL offers a competitive salary and benefits package. If you are an experienced Maryland civil litigator looking to join our team of seasoned litigators, please forward your cover letter, resume and two writing samples to Veronica Nannis by June 9, 2021 to vnannis@jgllaw.com.

Job Details

Job Type



Competitive – commensurate with experience


2 to 5 years (Required)

Relevant work

Civil Litigation experience (Required)
Judicial clerkship (Preferred)


Juris Doctor (Required)


Greenbelt, MD


Maryland Bar (Required)
DC Bar (Preferred)

Additional Compensation

Bonuses - discretionary

Other forms

  • Benefits

  • Health Insurance

  • New Childcare

  • Fitness Reimbursement

  • Paid Time off

This Company Describes Its Culture as

  • People-oriented -- supportive and fairness-focused

  • Team-oriented -- cooperative and collaborative

  • Detail-oriented -- quality and precision-focused


Monday to Friday
Please include a resume, cover letter and two writing samples to: vnannis@jgllaw.com

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