Open Positions

Houston

Application Specialist and Trainer

Susman Godfrey has an opening for an Application Specialist and Trainer in the Houston office.   The ideal candidate should have law firm experience and is familiar with legal documents such as briefs and pleadings, and has provided general end-user help desk support.

This role is responsible for two functions. As a trainer, you must have a full understanding of all end-user software and will assist with the design and development and delivery of training material and course curriculum.  As a technical specialist you must have extensive application support experience to include: advanced Word and Adobe experience, ability to troubleshoot formulas, charts and printing in excel, ability to troubleshoot PowerPoint slides, working knowledge of iManage or similar document management system, and advanced computer and software application skills.

Must have strong project management skills, 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 and overtime on short notice when necessary.  Poise and the ability to thrive in a challenging environment is essential.

Please send resumes to careers@susmangodfrey.com.

Seattle

Legal Secretary

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 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.

Los Angeles

Legal Secretary

Susman Godfrey has an opening for a legal secretary in the Los Angeles 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.

Seattle

Paralegal

Susman Godfrey has an opening for a paralegal in the Seattle office.  Qualified candidates will have about five years’ litigation experience with stable job history.   Job duties will be to provide critical support to the Firm’s litigation attorneys by collecting, analyzing, organizing and maintaining trial-related information and documentation in accordance with correct legal practice and Firm procedures. You will also prepare and organize trial-related witnesses and information to facilitate attorney/court access and minimize attorney preparation time.

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.

Houston

Legal Secretary

Susman Godfrey has an opening for a legal secretary in the 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.

Houston

Paralegal

Susman Godfrey has an opening for a paralegal in the Houston office.  Qualified candidates will have no more than five years’ litigation experience, first chair trial experience, and stable job history.   Job duties will be to provide critical support to the Firm’s litigation attorneys by collecting, analyzing, organizing and maintaining trial-related information and documentation in accordance with correct legal practice and Firm procedures. You will also prepare and organize trial-related witnesses and information to facilitate attorney/court access and minimize attorney preparation time.

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.

 

New York

Office Manager

Susman Godfrey, America’s premiere litigation boutique law firm, is seeking an experienced Office Manager to lead its administrative functions in our New York office located at 1301 Avenue of the Americas.  The Office Manager will work directly with Firm executives to manage routine operations of the local office and work collaboratively with other offices nationwide on firmwide projects, goals, policies, and procedures. This role requires strong management skills, solid legal industry experience, and the ability to build a cohesive team and strong partnerships with all levels of firm personnel.   The ideal candidate will possess a bachelor’s degree and will be a proven leader with experience in administrative and operational management in a law firm setting.

Please send resumes to careers@susmangodfrey.com or for more information, please contact Director of Human Resources, Tracy Aguilar at taguilar@susmangodfrey.com.