Careers

Litigation Attorney - Seattle Office

We are currently seeking a highly motivated associate attorney, licensed in the State of Washington, to work in our Seattle office. The ideal candidate will have five years of experience in insurance defense litigation, and will have handled general liability, premises liability and construction site injury cases.

A record of past success and a solid work history is required. The ability to work independently, manage competing demands and frequently changing priorities will be essential.

Candidates for consideration must also have excellent organizational skills, superior attention to detail, and an ability and desire to work as part of a team. Our fast paced office requires a candidate with energy, sound judgment, and experience managing rapidly changing priorities and deadlines.

Coverage Attorney - Seattle Office

We are seeking a highly motivated associate attorney, licensed in the State of Washington, to work in the insurance coverage group in our Seattle office. Our insurance coverage group advises primary and excess insurers regarding all types and lines of insurance. 

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of five years’ experience in insurance coverage and bad faith litigation, be able to work independently, and be able to manage competing demands and frequently changing priorities. 

Litigation Attorney - Tacoma Office

We are also seeking a highly motivated associate attorney, licensed in the State of Washington, to work in our Tacoma office. The ideal candidate will have 4-5 yrs of demonstrated experience in civil litigation defense, and professional malpractice, possess excellent written and oral communication skills and have a strong work ethic. Your ability to work independently, manage competing demands and frequently changing priorities will be essential.

This fast paced office requires someone with energy, sound judgment, and experience in managing rapidly changing priorities and deadlines. Candidates must be familiar in working with State and Federal courts.

Forsberg & Umlauf offers competitive salaries and benefits and strives to create an environment in which junior and mid –level attorneys feel supported and comfortable developing their careers.

Environmental Paralegal

We are seeking an experienced paralegal to lend support to our environmental coverage practice in the Seattle office.  

The ideal candidate will have the ability to work under pressure and be a positive, professional self-starter who is able to multi-task and is familiar with various areas of law with the primary focus on environmental coverage. Responsibilities include drafting pleadings, investigation, interviewing witnesses/experts, document review, collecting and analyzing records, research, trial preparation and trial attendance.

Requirements: minium of five years of environmental litigation experience, paralegal degree/certificate and a working knowledge of state and federal civil rules.

We provide a generous benefits package and a salary that will be commensurate with your experience

 

All Interested applicants may send cover letter, resume and writing sample to employment@FoUm.law