Fennemore Craig, P.C.

Fennemore Opportunities

Fennemore Craig offers a dynamic working environment and competitive compensation. Full time employees are eligible to participate in a comprehensive benefits program which includes medical, dental, vision, flexible spending accounts, life and accidental death insurance, long-term disability, long-term care, and paid time off. The firm also sponsors a qualified profit sharing retirement plan with a 401(k) feature. Paid covered parking is provided for all employees.


Staff Positions

LEGAL NURSE CONSULTANT - Denver Office

Fennemore Craig's Phoenix office is seeking a full-time Legal Nurse Consultant to work with our growing medical negligence healthcare practice. Responsibilities would include assisting  with interviewing fact witnesses and experts; researching, conferring with and retaining expert witnesses; performing medical research, preparing discovery responses; reviewing medical records and preparing chronologies. Ideal candidates will have 2+ years nurse consulting and law firm experience. R.N. license required. Bachelor’s degree and paralegal certificate preferred.

PARALEGAL - MEDICAL NEGLIGENCE - Denver Office

Fennemore Craig, a regional law firm with six offices in three states, is seeking an experienced, full-time Paralegal to join our Medical Negligence (Defense) Litigation practice in our Denver office. The ideal candidate will be self-directed and able to work well under intense pressure and time constraints. Must possess excellent computer and organizational skills; advanced technical editing abilities; diligent attention to detail; strong grasp of litigation and research databases (Summation preferred); strong time management, proofreading, legal research, and organizational skills; ability to maintain professional interpersonal relationships with clients, colleagues and ancillary personnel; and have experience coordinating voluminous complicated documents quickly and accurately. Experience working with technical case management/organization systems (e.g. CaseMap) is highly preferred, as well as technical experience related to preparing for and conducting trials. Duties include but are not limited to frequent client contact and client meetings, preparing reports, notebooks and exhibits for litigation motions, experts, and witnesses utilizing numerous databases to include Summation, CaseMap, Trial Director, etc.

  • Qualified candidates will have a minimum of 5-10 year's related experience handling complex medical negligence litigation cases;
  • Trial experience is highly preferred;
  • Bachelor’s degree and/or Paralegal Certification required;
  • Experience working with medical records is also required.
PATENT SPECIALIST/PARALEGAL - Phoenix Office

Fennemore Craig, a regional law firm with offices in three states, has an excellent opportunity for an experienced Patent Specialist to join our Intellectual Property practice group in Phoenix.  Under attorney supervision, this person will assist the attorney(s )in a capacity or function which involves the performance of delegated substantive legal work. The ideal candidate will be familiar with methods and procedures for carrying out quasi-legal proceedings for a client without material supervision and is capable of drafting some documents (e.g. all USPTO forms). This individual may conduct initial interviews with clients or  inventors and will have ongoing client  and USPTO contact.

REQUIREMENTS:

  •  Bachelors degree and/or  paralegal certificate or  formal training in legal subjects ; 
  • 3 to 5 years patent prosecution secretarial or specialist experience;
  • Demonstrate superior organizational skills and flexibility ; 
  • Demonstrate initiative and responsibility in performance of the job ; 
  • Excellent attention to detail, and demonstrated ability to accurately type and proofread and knowledge of rules of grammar and punctuation;  
  • Proficiency in using computerized patent docketing systems and USPTO website, forms and materials
  • Ability to maintain professional interpersonal relationships with clients, colleagues , agency personnel  and ancillary personnel; and,
  • Ability to effectively communicate with attorneys, staff, clients , USPTO  and/or vendors
GRAPHICS AND MARKETING ASSISTANT - Phoenix Office

Fennemore Craig, a regional law firm with six offices in three states, has an excellent opportunity for a Graphics and Marketing Assistant. This individual will assist with the design of our internal and external communication materials, database management, podcast and video messaging, advertising and website maintenance and design. The ideal candidate will be familiar with website statistics and analysis as well as internet marketing campaigns. Competence in Photoshop, InDesign, Desktop Publishing, and Microsoft Office Suite are required. Video Production/editing experience is preferred as well as a positive attitude, ability to work independently and also as part of a team. This is a fulltime position working in a team environment with the Marketing group. Working from home up to two days a week may be an option for the right candidate.

PARALEGAL - COMMERCIAL LITIGATION - Phoenix Office

Fennemore Craig is seeking an experienced, full-time Paralegal to work with our Commercial Litigation practice group. The ideal candidate will be self-directed and able to work well under pressure and time constraints. Ideal candidates will possess excellent computer and organizational skills, advanced technical editing abilities, diligent attention to detail, strong grasp of litigation and research databases (Summation preferred) and have experience coordinating voluminous complicated documents quickly and accurately. Duties include but are not limited to frequent client contact and client meetings, and preparing reports, notebooks and exhibits for litigation motions, experts, and witnesses utilizing numerous databases including Summation, CaseMap, Trial Director, etc.

Qualifications:

  •  Bachelor’s degree and/or Paralegal Certification required;
  • Qualified candidates will have 5+ year's related experience handling complex litigation cases; 
  • Trial experience is highly preferred;
  • Experience working with technical case management/organization systems (e.g. CaseMap) is highly preferred, as well as technical experience related to preparing for and conducting trials.
BILLING CLERK - Phoenix Office

Fennemore Craig, P.C., a regional law firm headquartered in Phoenix, AZ and with six offices in three states, is seeking a Billing Clerk with e-billing experience.  This is a full time position and the candidate will work in a team environment providing legal billing administrative services while interacting significantly with attorneys and staff. The ideal candidate will have a basic understanding of accounting principles, 10-key touch and 40 WPM typing skills, be detailed oriented, meet deadlines with minimal supervision and possess strong interpersonal skills.  We utilize the Elite 3E billing platform and preference will be given to candidates with this or related software experience.  The work schedule is M-F and we are flexible in working with the employee to set their daily start and finish times.

FILE CLERK - LITIGATION - Phoenix Office

Fennemore Craig is seeking a Legal File Clerk to work full time. Must have litigation filing experience (minimum of 1 year). Requires strong organizational skills, minimum typing of 40 wpm, and ability to work independently. Must also be able to lift 40+ lbs.


Note to employment agencies: Please do not send an unsolicited resume to the firm. Employment agencies must first contact Cherie Donahoe, Recruitment Coordinator, by email (employment@fclaw.com) and describe the prospective candidate’s background without revealing the candidate’s name. In no event should any resume be forwarded to Fennemore Craig without the prior approval of the Human Resources Manager. Any resume received without prior approval will be considered an "unsolicited resume" and no fee will be paid to the agency. Thank you in advance for following our process.

If interested in applying for an open position, please email, mail or fax a cover letter and resume to:

Recruitment Coordinator Cherie Donahoe - Staffing and Relations Manager
Fennemore Craig
2394 E. Camelback Road, Suite 600
Phoenix, AZ 85016-3429
Phone: (602) 916-5296
Fax: (602) 916-5999
Email: employment@fclaw.com


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"Fennemore Craig is a great place to work and offers great benefits. It has a relaxed professional environment with lots of resources at our disposal. It has a very established reputation as a leader. It is the best law firm I have worked at."

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"It's a wonderful place to work. I consider it my second family!!"

"It's a firm that gives its employees autonomy and values their contribution to the team."

"Fennemore Craig is hands down the best law firm with which I have worked in my 20 year career."



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