Careers

We are committed to attracting and retaining attorneys and staff whose intelligence, achievement, character and judgment will inspire both colleagues and clients to have confidence in their advice and representation.

At the end of the day, we understand that the strength of our practice is based solely on the strength of our employees. When we invest in our people, we are investing in our firm.

From our newest Associate to our most senior Partner, from part-time employees to life-long staff members, our Firm is committed to offering a comfortable, yet challenging work environment. We expect hard work and self-motivation. In return we offer an excellent compensation and benefits package, along with training opportunities, which facilitate the integration of new, or laterally-hired attorneys and staff into our practice and culture.

Available Positions:

General Liability Attorney – Chattanooga, TN

The growing Chattanooga office of Carlock, Copeland & Stair, LLP is seeking an associate with civil litigation experience for our busy General Liability practice group. Admissions to the Tennessee Bar, as well as excellent academic and law firm credentials are required.  Successful candidates will be highly organized with outstanding research and writing skills, including the ability to respond to written discovery, and will be able to handle a large volume of files involving complex matters. Candidates will need to hit the ground running and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.  We are open to candidates that seek full or part-time arrangements, as well as those with portable business.  Please send resume to:  tnattyjobs@carlockcopeland.com.

Legal Nurse Consultant – Atlanta, GA

Carlock Copeland & Stair, LLP is seeking a qualified Legal Nurse Consultant (LNC) for our downtown Atlanta office. The ideal candidate will have an active RN license and minimum five (5) years’ experience in a clinical setting, be proficient researching medical literature, reading charts and interpreting the notes of physicians and nurses.  The Legal Nurse Consultant will be responsible for reviewing initial pleadings, identifying medical records needed, organizing and analyzing medical records and developing a chronology, as well as locating and obtaining medical experts.  This position will support colleagues in trial preparation by preparing and updating medical record chronologies, charts, diagrams, timelines, and other demonstrative visual aids for trials and depositions.  This is a full-time, benefits eligible position.  Please send resume to CCSStaffJobs@carlockcopeland.com.

 

Paralegal – Experienced – Atlanta, GA

Carlock Copeland & Stair, LLP is seeking an experienced Civil Litigation Paralegal for our Atlanta office. This person will handle a variety of assignments, assisting attorneys in all aspects of litigation support including discovery, trial preparation, scheduling, state and federal filing including electronic filings and legal billing.  The Paralegal will support partners, of counsel and associate attorneys in providing litigation defense services to their clients.  E-filing, assisting with deposition, hearing and trial preparation, including preparing timelines, designing demonstratives and other visual aids.  Must have excellent organizational and time management skills, ability to communicate verbally and written, proficient MS Office Suite, electronic document management system, preferably iManage/FileSite, and experience with legal time and billing system.  This is a full-time, benefits eligible position.  Please send resume to CCSStaffJobs@carlockcopeland.com.

 

Fred Valz, Hiring Partner

fvalz@carlockcopeland.com

 

South Carolina Attorneys

Lee Weatherly

SCAttyJobs@carlockcopeland.com

 

South Carolina Staff

Robert Petit

rpetit@carlockcopeland.com

 

Tennessee Attorneys

Angela Kopet

tnattyjobs@carlockcopeland.com