Associate Attorney

Website Elise Buie Family Law Group, PLLC

About the Associate Attorney Position

At Elise Buie Family Law Group (“EBFLG”), we practice family law at an elevated standard. We provide a flexible work environment geared to work best for you. Our passion is to enable successful transitions for our clients in an environment where our teams love their work and their lives.

Elise Buie Family Law Group was founded in 2015 by visionary Elise Buie; while headquartered in Seattle, our office has been remote since its inception. Our attorneys are champions for maintaining civility throughout the divorce process. Our attorneys advocate for our clients and the best interests of their children, helping them move forward with dignity and from a position of strength. Our lawyers are top-rated, and our firm strives to be recognized as the “best place to work.”

We are a strong team where we strive to support each other personally and professionally.

Who you’ll work with

This role is part of the family law team, comprised of like-minded family law attorneys who are dedicated to reducing conflict for our clients. Our team collaborates by discussing cases, sharing caseloads, and having each other’s back. The team works with the highest degree of professionalism, both respecting and challenging one another.

What you’ll be doing

As an Associate Attorney at Elise Buie Family Law Group on the family law team, you will represent clients in legal proceedings, draft legal documents and advise clients on legal matters.

What you bring

  • Five years of Washington family law experience – motion and mediation experience required; collaborative law and trial training a plus but not required
  • Familiarity with current King County, Snohomish County, and/or Pierce County local rules
  • Experience with Dropbox/Adobe/MS Office 365/Slack/Apple/Clio or ability to learn quickly
  • Stellar writing skills – a writing sample will be required
  • Willingness to be coached and practice radical candor
  • A strong sense of community
  • A passion for empowering clients with information to identify their goals
  • Commitment to meet mutually agreed upon billable hour requirements
  • Stable internet and phone access
  • Ability to relate to individuals from diverse cultural, educational, ethnic, generational, and socioeconomic backgrounds to build relationships
  • Desire to network/market/be a leader in your community
  • Big dreams

What you get

  • Competitive benefits – healthcare, vision and dental insurance, PTO, 401(k) plus match
  • Home office environment
  • Flexible terms – let’s build a work plan that meets the needs of your lifestyle
  • Salary commensurate with your experience
  • Annual office closures for the winter holiday, and Fourth of July week
  • Monthly wellness benefit
  • Access to a delegation service

Salary range for this position: $99,500 – $169,800

About Elise

Elise Buie, Esq. is a Seattle-based family and divorce lawyer and founder of ​the Elise Buie Family Law Group​, PLLC. A champion for maintaining civility throughout the divorce process, Elise advocates for her clients and the best interests of their children, helping them move forward with dignity and from a position of strength.

In furtherance of our culture of embracing diversity, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristics protected by law.

All inquiries will be maintained in strict confidence. Interested candidates should email a resume, writing sample, and cover letter to Video cover letters are accepted but not required.

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