Looking to make a move in your career? You’ve come to the right place. Consider joining our team at Stanger Stanfield Law, LLC.

Our Mission Statement

We take a genuine interest in our clients, understand their objectives, and assist our clients in weighing options. Together we review and set fluid expectations and goals for the representation. We dedicate ourselves to our clients, each other and the community in the following way:

For our clients, we work hard, provide superior legal services on a timely, effective, and efficient basis, and maintain the highest standards of professional integrity.

For ourselves, we foster an enjoyable working environment, based on open communication and mutual respect, and encourage initiative, innovation, teamwork, and loyalty.

For our community, we collectively serve as thought leaders in multiple areas of the law while using that status for good, and act as agents for positive change.

Current Openings

Senior Attorney

West Hartford, CT

Company Description:

Founded in 2001, Stanger Stanfield Law is a diverse and growing plaintiff’s law firm which focuses in a variety of areas including legal malpractice, commercial litigation, personal injury and family law. Our clients are often faced with unique, interesting and challenging issues and we are passionate about resolving these issues in thoughtful and inventive ways. We seek a senior attorney who is resourceful and extremely ethical minded with a similar passion for client service and crafting solutions to complex legal challenges.

Job Description:

As our practice continues to grow and as we expand our office space, we are seeking a senior attorney with partnership potential or who is looking to make a lateral move with partnership potential. Successful candidates must be resourceful, capable of managing a team and extremely ethical minded with a similar passion for client service and crafting solutions to complex legal challenges.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Draft and argue motions and briefs
  • Management of case from inception to resolution, including trial work
  • Provided legal analysis and practical solutions for clients
  • Prepare and manage discovery and depositions
  • Independently and collaboratively provide representation to clients
  • Management of other employees and attorneys
  • Marketing firm services to expand clientele

Qualifications:

  • JD from Accredited Law School
  • Connecticut Bar Admission
  • Minimum 8 years of Connecticut civil litigation experience.
  • Trial experience
  • Ability to market yourself to prospective clients
  • Transferable book of business in a complimenting area of law is preferred
  • Federal Bar certification is also preferred
  • Firm administration or management experience is also preferred
  • Detail oriented, hardworking, intellectual and innovative
  • Strong organizational and project management skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

We are a law firm committed to teamwork, collegiality and working hard on behalf of our clients while finding a healthy balance between life at work and our personal lives. If you share our interests, we hope you will join our team. Salary is commensurate with experience.

Please visit our website and explore our blogs at www.stangerlaw.com to learn more about our firm.

We invite you to apply for this position by emailing Sandy Stanfield at sstanfield@stangerlaw.com to learn more about us to explore if you are the right candidate for this position.


Law Clerk

Description:

Law firm seeks to hire a 2L law student for a part-time position of 10-20 hours per week, with potential full-time employment in the summer. Prior experience at a law firm or paralegal experience preferred but not required. Candidates should have an interest or classroom experience in family law, personal injury law, or professional malpractice law. Strong research and writing skills a must. This position is to be filled immediately.

Background:

Located in West Hartford, Connecticut, Stanger Stanfield Law, LLC focusses the majority of its practice on professional malpractice, family law, and personal injury law. We believe in giving clients that personal attention, support and knowledge advice they need to resolve their legal matters as effectively and efficiently as possible.

Position Description:

Participate in firm meetings, assist attorneys and paralegals in drafting of legal documents, research, analyze complex legal issues, reviewing client records, review motions, discovery, all documents related to litigation, various client interactions, assisting attorneys in preparing for court or other proceedings, and maintaining office records. Flexible work schedule available.