Staff Attorney – Houston

Susman Godfrey, a national litigation boutique, is seeking full-time staff attorneys for our Houston office. The staff attorney will work under the direction of our lawyers, and will work primarily on discovery and document review projects, as well as other tasks, including legal research, as needed on cases. The ideal candidate will have solid academic credentials (equivalent to the top half of the class at University of Texas School of Law). Prior experience working with electronic document review platforms is helpful. Candidates must be licensed to practice law in Texas. Law school GPA must be included. The position includes a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits and has significant remote-work flexibility.

Send resumes in pdf form to arynearson@susmangodfrey.com.

Legal Secretary – Seattle

Susman Godfrey has an opening for a legal secretary in the Seattle office. Qualified candidates will have litigation experience with stable job history. Skilled in ECF filing, docket calendaring, and litigation procedures are required. Experience with managing federal court cases is a plus.

Must have superior communication and organizational abilities, be a self-starter and detail-oriented, have an enthusiastic and energetic team attitude, and able to work extended hours when necessary. Poise and the ability to thrive in a challenging environment is essential. Must be highly proficient in Microsoft 365 Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Competitive salary and benefits. Range is $60 – $95K DOE and qualifications.

Please send resumes to careers@susmangodfrey.com.

Legal Secretary – Houston

Susman Godfrey is recruiting for a Legal Secretary for its downtown Houston office. Qualified candidates will have litigation experience with stable job history. Skilled in ECF filing, docket calendaring, and litigation procedures is required. Experience with managing federal court cases is a plus. Must have superior communication and organizational abilities, be a self-starter and detail-oriented, have an enthusiastic and energetic team attitude, and able to work extended hours when necessary. Poise and the ability to thrive in a challenging environment is essential. Must be highly proficient in Microsoft 365 Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Please send resumes to careers@susmangodfrey.com.

Legal Secretary – New York

Susman Godfrey has an opening for a legal secretary in the New York City office located at 1301 Avenue of the Americas (6th Ave).  Qualified candidates will have litigation experience with stable job history. Skilled in ECF filing, docket calendaring, and litigation procedures are required. Experience with managing federal court cases is a plus. Must have superior communication and organizational abilities, be a self-starter and detail-oriented, have an enthusiastic and energetic team attitude, and able to work extended hours when necessary. Poise and the ability to thrive in a challenging environment is essential. Must be highly proficient in Microsoft 365 Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Competitive salary and benefits. Range is $62 – $100K DOE and qualifications. 

Please send resumes to careers@susmangodfrey.com.

Administrative Assistant – Houston

Susman Godfrey has an opening for an administrative assistant in the Houston office.  This position supports legal secretaries and other departments as needed.   Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, conference room reservations, maintaining and updating Outlook contacts, revising and editing documents, file organization, light accounting, meeting and beverage setup, reception coverage, greeting visitors, and other office responsibilities.  Successful candidates must have a professional demeanor, superior organization, excellent communication skills, and the ability to simultaneously handle multiple tasks under strict deadlines, and have the flexibility to work after hours when needed. Qualified candidates should have an associate’s or bachelor’s degree and 1-2 years of work experience in an office environment. Other requirements include a strong computer proficiency in 2010 or later MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Adobe Professional.

Please send resumes to careers@susmangodfrey.com.