Litigation Associate - Petoskey, Michigan


Position: Litigation Associate

Location: Petoskey, MI

A part of the Petoskey legal community for over 35 years, Plunkett Cooney is seeking to add to its team with an experienced Litigation Attorney.

To be considered, candidates must have:

  • A minimum of 3-7 years of experience in civil and general litigation
  • Deposition experience
  • Experience in auto negligence, premises liability or general negligence matters and general insurance liability
  • Excellent research, legal brief writing and communication skills
  • Experience writing and arguing motions in court
  • Experience drafting and responding to discovery requests
  • A general understanding of medical records
  • Working knowledge of Michigan Court Rules and Rules of Evidence
  • Working knowledge of Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and Rules of Evidence
  • A comfort level learning new computer software
  • A J.D. from an ABA-approved law school
  • An active membership in good standing in the State Bar of Michigan

We are seeking a well-rounded, dynamic, highly motivated lawyer, who has demonstrated an ability to compete and prosper in extremely competitive and complex environments, with significant client contact. Strong writing, communication and interpersonal skills are required. Flexible work arrangements, including remote work options, are welcome.

Interested candidates should their submit resumes and writing samples to