Litigation Associate Job in Kenya

Our client in a law firm is urgently seeking to hire a Litigation Associate to join their dedicated team.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Drafting and reviewing of litigation documents including pleadings, notices, affidavits, and correspondence;
  • Furnishing legal opinions and advice on diverse areas of the law arising in commercial litigation
  • Consultations with clients and counsel
  • Reviewing new and other relevant legislation;
  • Attending court at the High Court, Magistrate’s Court and Subordinate Tribunals;
  • Conducting negotiations with a view to settling potentially litigious matters
  • Conducting the administration of a lawyer’s practice, including file management and electronic time-keeping
  • Preparing training seminars for junior associates
  • Providing articles, technical notes and client briefing notes

Job Requirements:

  • Undergraduate degree in law with excellent academic grades
  • Hold a current Practicing Certificate
  • Have at least three years post admission experience within the litigation team of a busy law firm
  • Have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team including engaging in cross functional collaborations.
  • Must be computer literate
  • Have good communication, presentation, research and analytical skills
  • Should have been admitted as an advocate of the High Court of Kenya at least three (3) years ago.
  • Ability to analyze problems from all angles showing sound, practical and creative solutions

If qualified kindly send your CV to recruitment@jantakenya.com clearly indicating ‘litigation associate’ on the subject line by 12th March 2018


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Updated: March 7, 2018 — 10:20 pm