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Litigation Defense Associate Attorney

1/31/19 | Milwaukee, WI

Wilson Elser's Milwaukee office is currently seeking a Litigation Defense Attorney to join the firm's growing and dynamic team.

The Firm
Wilson Elser is a full-service and leading defense litigation law firm who faithfully serves our clients with more than 800 attorneys, across 37 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 53rd in The National Law Journal's survey of the nation's largest law firms.

This is an excellent growth opportunity for associate attorneys looking to gain substantive litigation experience and grow in the area of defense litigation. 

The Position


  • JD from an Accredited law school
  • Admitted to practice in the State of Wisconsin
  • 2 years of defense litigation experience required
  • Experience with general liability defense is a plus
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills are required


  • Regularly draft dispositive and pretrial motions
  • Work closely with other attorneys and Partners on legal projects
  • Regularly handle court appearances and depositions
  • 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 "Milwaukee Litigation Defense Associate 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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