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Employment and Labor Associate Attorney

9/24/18 | McLean, VA

Wilson Elser's McLean office currently seeks an Associate Attorney in Labor and Employment and will consider full-time, part-time, and flexible schedule candidates.

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced attorney with litigation experience who is interested in taking on an essential role in a very successful and growing team.

The Firm
Wilson Elser is a full-service and leading defense litigation law firm who faithfully serves their clients with nearly 800 attorneys across 36 offices in the United States and one in London. Founded in 1978, we rank among the top 200 law firms identified by The American Lawyer and are included in the top 50 of The National Law Journal's survey of the nation's largest law firms.

The Position


  • JD from an accredited law school
  • Must be admitted to practice in VA
  • 3-5 years of labor and employment litigation experience
  •  Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Legal project management experience is helpful


  • Independently manage a caseload of complex labor and employment defense matters, working cases from beginning to end
  • Represent clients in a wide range of insurance coverage and defense claims
  • Provide clients with insurance coverage advice on a variety of subjects, relating to a variety of different matters
  • Communicate with clients and provide status reports

Why Should You Apply?

  • Excellent Benefits 
  • Professional development programs including in-house CLE and National Attorney Training
  • Generous PTO plan 
  • Excellent growth and advancement opportunities 
  • Corporate Discount Plans

Wilson Elser is a firm who focuses their commitment to both their clients and you! Please consider joining our team by applying online or sending your credentials to and putting "Virginia Employment   Attorney" in the subject line.

We are committed to cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity as a fundamental value. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities and Women are encouraged to apply.


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