Stokes Wagner Law Firm
Stokes Wagner

Stokes Wagner’s Midtown Atlanta office is seeking a LITIGATION ASSOCIATE with a passion for people and a desire to work as part of a strong team. Stokes Wagner is a premier litigation boutique law firm dedicated to advocating for hospitality clients around the country. Our clients stop at nothing to provide five-star service to their guests and we take the same approach to the practice of law. The ideal candidate is a self-motivated team player with excellent communication and people skills who thrives in a fast-paced and diverse working environment and capable of providing high-quality work and results.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Handle all stages of employment defense litigation.
  • Provide legal advice and guidance on various employment law issues, including but not limited to ADA, FMLA, wage/hour, employment compliance and other areas requiring legal counsel to avoid or mitigate risks.
  • Minimal travel required.

Required Experience:

  • Active Member in good standing of the Georgia State Bar.
  • 2-4 years litigation experience, preferably handling labor, employment, wage and hour litigation.
  • Excellent oral advocacy and written communication skills.
  • Strong research skills.
  • Juris Doctor degree from an ABA-accredited university.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects.
  • Ability to identify and resolve problems quickly

Preferred, but not required:

  • Prior hospitality-industry experience.
  • Proficiency in multiple languages.
  • Multiple bar admissions.
  • Judicial clerkship.
  • Law review, moot court, or mock trial team.

Are you ready to explore the world of hospitality law? Send your cover letter, resume, and a writing sample to

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