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(CA) Los Angeles, Litigation Associate - White & Case

Description:

We are looking for skilled and highly qualified associates with 3 to 5 years of experience to join a Commercial Litigation team dedicated to the representation of technology companies facing disputes internationally.  You should have strong academic credentials and be ambitious and passionate about work, ready for the challenges of working in a global law firm, service-minded with strong interpersonal skills and able to work in team.
 
As an associate, you will have the opportunity to help provide full service support to technology companies on a regulatory and litigation matters throughout the world, as well as product advice.
 
Duties and Accountabilities
  • Develop litigation strategy for commercial litigation matters throughout the globe with LATAM focus, and oversee on-the-ground counsel to implement strategy
  • Draft motions, trial briefs, examination outlines, and other litigation related documents in Spanish
  • Advise clients on risk assessments associated with newly developed products, policies, and business structures
  • Analyze reports of unlawful content relating to content posted by users on social media services
  • Research and present global analysis of laws impacting social media companies, including intermediary liability, hate speech, defamation, etc.
  • Review and advise on proposed laws and regulations across LATAM
Qualifications
  • 3 to 5 years of Commercial Litigation/law firm experience
  • Fluency in spoken and written Spanish required
  • Class action experience a plus
  • Strong academic record and intellectual curiosity, creative thinker
  • Commercial and business awareness
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Strong time management skills, ability to stay calm under pressure when juggling multiple projects
  • Proficiency in Excel a plus
  • Excellent drafting skills
  • Driven by professional growth
  • Strong professional presence
  • Client service focus
  • Team player
  • Strong judgment
  • Proactive, resourceful, takes initiative and a self-starter
  • Fluency in English
  • Foreign language proficiency a plus
  • Admitted to the bar and in good standing\
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