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Litigation Associate – Commercial Litigation/Insurance Defense (Full-Time – Milwaukee)

SmithAmundsen LLC seeks a Litigation Associate attorney to join the Firm’s Milwaukee office. Candidate must be licensed in Wisconsin and have a minimum of 3 years of experience in civil litigation. Litigation background with experience in conducting discovery, presenting oral arguments, legal research and brief writing are a must.  Strong analytical abilities, excellent communication skills, and the ability to work well on a team are also required.  Some trial and appellate experience is preferred.  Please submit a cover letter, resume, law school transcript and 2 writing samples to attorneyresumes@salawus.com.  Please refer to Job No. MIL201 in your cover letter.

Litigation Associate - Construction (Full Time - Chicago, IL)

SmithAmundsen LLC seeks a litigation associate to join the firm’s Construction Group in its Chicago office. Candidate must be licensed in Illinois and have a strong academic record.  Strong work ethic and ability to work well on a team are also required.  1 - 3 years of experience in civil litigation is preferred.  The ideal candidate will have a strong desire to continue to grow in a litigation environment.  You will be involved in all aspects of litigation, including but not limited to, attending court hearings, performing oral and written discovery, conducting legal research, and engaging in active motion practice in federal and state court.  Please submit a cover letter, resume, law school transcript and 2 writing samples to attorneyresumes@salawus.com.  Please refer to Job No. CHI20DC in your cover letter.


An individual is considered an ‘Applicant’ when these criteria are met:

  1. The individual submits an expression of interest in employment at SmithAmundsen LLC through completing their employment application for a specific position;
  2. The individual’s expression of interest indicates the individual possesses the basic qualifications for the position; and,
  3. The individual at no point in the selection process, prior to receiving an offer of employment from SmithAmundsen LLC, removes himself or herself from further consideration, or otherwise indicates that he or she is no longer interested in the position.