Stokes Wagner Law Firm
Stokes Wagner

Stokes Wagner, ALC’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 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 someone who is a team player with excellent communication and people skills who will thrive in a fast-paced and diverse working environment and is 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.

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.

  • Top half of law school class.

  • Juris Doctor degree from an ABA accredited university.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

  • Loves the Human Race.

  • Impeccable work ethic.

  • 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 hiring@stokeswagner.com.

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