Posted 01/29/2019

Ziemer, Stayman, Weitzel & Shoulders, LLP is seeking a highly-motivated Associate Attorney to become a part of our commercial and civil litigation team. The ideal candidate will have 1-3 years of prior experience in Litigation with particular emphasis on research, writing, and discovery practice with deposition and hearing experience a plus.  This position requires excellent writing, communication, and organizational skills, strong work ethic, attention to detail, and strong academic credentials.  Salary commensurate with experience. All interested candidates should forward a copy of their resume and law school transcript to jblanton@zsws.com

Posted 01/18/2019

The Kentucky Department of Public Advocacy (DPA) is nationally recognized as a model statewide public defender system with an exceptional training and education program. Our defense teams ensure the criminal justice process is fair, results are just, and individual liberties are protected.  The DPA is hiring an entry level staff attorney to join the criminal defense team in the Madisonville Trial Office. Kentucky DPA looks for individuals who have demonstrated a desire to help the poorest and often the most vulnerable in their communities.

The ideal candidate exhibits exceptional planning and organizational skills, is self-directed and also comfortable working with their defense team which includes other attorneys, investigators, alternative sentencing workers and office administrative legal staff.

NOTE:  Out-of-state attorneys may practice in Kentucky with a Limited License up to 18 months during which time, they must take and pass the Kentucky Bar Exam.

Application deadline is February 10, 2019.  To learn more about the position or the apply, CLICK HERE