Litigation Attorney

Houston, Texas 77092

Full-Time | 8-hour Shift

Godsey Martin is in search of a dynamic, strategic, forward-thinking individual to manage his/her own Personal Injury Unit docket and Team. The ideal individual will be able to handle a high-volume work environment, be passionate about client service / experience within their unit, and be able to manage a team to meet high performance productivity.Attorneys are responsible for managing a team that will handle the entire PI case life (Pre-litigation and Litigation) by handling the tasks listed below.

Education and/or Work Experience Qualifications:
  • Must have an active TX bar license
  • JD Required
  • Minimum of 5 years litigating cases to jury trial
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience managing staff
  • Ability to handle a high-volume caseload
  • Excellent customer service skills

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manage a work unit that is responsible for approximately 400 personal injury cases to ensure that team members responsibilities and goals are met
  • Litigate cases for maximum settlement judgements
  • Take and defend depositions
  • Attend mediations, hearings, and trials as needed
  • Maintain heavy communication with clients, opposing counsel and adjusters
  • Negotiate settlements as needed, outside of mediation and trial
  • Meet monthly established goals and metrics
  • Manage performance issues that fall below standards
Supplemental Pay Types:
  • Bonus Pay
Locations: Houston

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