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Associate Attorney

Transactional Practice

Arkansas River Valley

Associate attorneys at JVAM are part of an elite legal team. Attorneys work individually and collaboratively to meet our clients’ needs consistent with the vision and values of the firm. JVAM associates are given the opportunity to earn a significant degree of autonomy and pursue partnership within a culture that emphasizes rewarding work and a balanced lifestyle.

Position: Associate Attorney – Transactional Practice – Arkansas River Valley

The successful candidate will demonstrate superb legal-writing skills, initiative, collegiality, and professionalism. Practice area will primarily focus on business and real estate transactions. We are seeking candidates with good personality fit, strong initiative and integrity, and commitment to maintaining a mountain lifestyle.

Responsibilities Include

  • Independent management of matters;
  • Legal research, drafting legal documents, research memoranda and correspondence;
  • Full matter ownership from initiation to completion;
  • Maintain industry-leading client relationships.

Position Requirements

  • Admitted in Colorado and currently practicing;
  • 3-5 years’ experience in real estate, corporate, and estate planning is preferred;
  • Ability to think and act independently with minimal supervision, to seek supervision and feedback when appropriate, and accept direction and support;
  • Commitment to continuous development and improvement of legal and professional skills;
  • Exceptional verbal communication skills;
  • Flexibility to work atypical hours as cases require.

Compensation & Benefits

  • Salary range starts from $90,000 – $120,000/year based on billable commitment and billing rate.
  • Eligibility for profit sharing bonuses.
  • 100% employer paid health insurance (including spouse and dependents).
  • 100% employer paid dental insurance (including spouse and dependents).
  • 100% employer paid vision insurance (including spouse and dependents).
  • Paid Cell Phone.
  • $100,000 Term Life Insurance Policy.
  • Long Term Disability Insurance.
  • HSA / FSA Plans.
  • Reasonable billing expectations.

Applications must include cover letter, résumé, and at least one writing sample.

Please send application materials to

JVAM PLLC is an equal opportunity employer.

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