Associate Attorney abom logo
Carlisle, PA                        

Firm Description

Abom & Kutulakis is a general practice law firm located in downtown Carlisle providing services in the areas of Criminal Defense, Family Law and Estate Administration.  We are  committed to having a strong presence within our community and encourage our associates to be involved.

Our work environment is friendly, collaborative, and professional.  We value staying ahead of the curve with continuing education.  The firm encourages work-life balance with a friendly and team oriented office environment.  We take pride in producing quality work and providing elite representation to our clients.

Job Description

We are seeking an Associate Attorney to join our firm and work in the areas of Family Law and Criminal Defense. A successful candidate will need to have a passion for helping clients in challenging life situations, and have strong interpersonal and communication skills. This is a great opportunity for a recent law school graduate. to learn and grow while working with an experienced team of attorneys.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Meet regularly and communicate effectively with clients
  • Work effectively and professionally as part of a team, including colleagues, support staff and others involved in a case
  • Review and draft pertinent legal documents
  • Provide professional and creative options for resolving disputes
  • Maintain high level of professional conduct and ethics
  • Provide sophisticated legal analysis and arrive at practical solutions for clients
  • Conduct accurate legal research

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of accredited law school and licensed to practice in PA; recent law school graduates with pending PA Bar results will be considered
  • Strong interest in practicing Family Law and Criminal Defense
  • Strong critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Team player with the ability to work well with others as well as independently
  • Empathetic to clients and enjoy helping people solve challenging life problems
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and people skills
  • Self-motivated and goal oriented with the ability to handle multiple priorities and cases with accuracy and effectively manage time, deadlines and workload
  • Conscientiousness and high attention to detail
  • Proficiency using Microsoft Office suite and skills and comfort using modern software technology
  • Willingness to work outside typical hours, as necessary

We carefully consider every application and can only accept applications made through this site.

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