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Senior Employment Law Counsel

Counsel    Mid-Senior Level

Position Summary

Our Cleveland office has an opportunity for an attorney with at least 6 years of employment litigation experience to join the firm’s expanding practice with a flexible 30-hour/week schedule and a reduced billable hour requirement. The Counsel attorney will be expected to perform all the duties of a traditional law firm attorney but will not be responsible for business development, administrative functions, or training of others. Duties include, but are not limited to, performing legal research, drafting of legal memoranda, motions, and pleadings, attending court conferences, handling discovery-related activities and investigations, drafting of position statements and dispositive motions, and counseling clients on employment-law-related matters.


Please note, we are not working with outside recruiters on this position. 


Ogletree Deakins offers a robust suite of benefits for our attorneys including: comprehensive training and development programs including an annual firm-wide Attorney Retreat, CLE and bar admission expense reimbursement, several competitive annual bonus programs, 401(k) plan, affordable health and life insurance including dental and vision coverage, flexible spending accounts to help offset the cost of dependent care and/or health care expenses, Teladoc to provide 24/7 access to a doctor by phone or online video, employee assistance program, back-up childcare program and a paid parental leave on-ramping program.