Litigation Support Manager

Larkin Hoffman, one of the largest full-service business law firms in the Twin Cities in Bloomington Minnesota, is seeking a highly motivated Litigation Support Manager to join our team full-time.  This position is responsible for the design, implementation and overall coordination of litigation support systems, including personnel and litigation technology.  Additional responsibilities include developing and deploying firm resources and use of litigation technology, project management, assessing skill levels and coordinating training, managing workloads, and managing performance of personnel.  Candidates should have experience working with litigation attorneys to establish long-range litigation support plans, manage and coordinate the appropriate level of litigation support on case specific levels.  This position requires an understanding of the litigation process, litigation technology, change management and personnel management skills. 

Candidates should have bachelor’s degree and 7+ years relevant experience in litigation support experience handling case management responsibilities.  Paralegal certificate and experience is preferred.  Proficiency in Microsoft Office Products is required.  Experience with Casepoint preferred, or similar e-discovery database required.  Must demonstrate top level client service skills, attention to detail, and the ability to maintain confidentiality.

We are motivated to attract and retain talented and diverse professionals into our growing firm and are committed to the training and professional development of our employees.  Working at Larkin Hoffman has the benefit of being located in a prime office location outside the downtown core at Normandale Lake Office Park for easy access and complimentary parking.  If you are interested in joining our team, please send your resume and cover letter to hr@larkinhoffman.com.

Legal Administrative Support Manager

Larkin Hoffman, one of the largest full-service business law firms in the Twin Cities in Bloomington Minnesota, is seeking a highly motivated Legal Administrative Support Manager to join our team full-time.  This position is responsible for overseeing and providing day-to-day management and supervision of the firm’s Practice Support Team (Legal Administrative Assistants (LAAs), Administrative Support Assistants (floaters) and document production specialists).  The Practice Support Team is responsible for supporting the Firm's attorneys, paralegals and other timekeepers in a productive and efficient manner.  This position will drive change by creating and continually updating the service model for the delivery of effective and efficient practice support.  Keep abreast of innovations in practice support in the legal industry and incorporate that innovation at Larkin Hoffman by providing leadership, direction, motivation, and change management.  Additional responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

Candidates should have 4+ years relevant experience in supervisory or management roles.  A bachelor's degree and professional services experience is preferred. Proficiency in Microsoft Office Products is required.  Must demonstrate top level client service skills, attention to detail, and the ability to maintain confidentiality.

We are motivated to attract and retain talented and diverse professionals into our growing firm and are committed to the training and professional development of our employees.  Working at Larkin Hoffman has the benefit of being located in a prime office location outside the downtown core at Normandale Lake Office Park for easy access and complimentary parking.  If you are interested in joining our team, please send your resume and cover letter to hr@larkinhoffman.com.

Franchise Attorney

Larkin Hoffman, one of the largest full-service business law firms in the Twin Cities, is seeking a highly motivated attorney with 8+ years franchise experience to join our nationally and internationally recognized franchise practice group and distribution team.  Candidates should have experience structuring and documenting franchise relationships, handling franchise regulatory issues, including interaction with state and federal regulators, advising clients of their rights under applicable federal and state law, and addressing business and legal issues in their business.  

We are motivated to attract and retain talented and diverse professionals into our growing firm and are committed to the training and professional development of our employees.  Working at Larkin Hoffman has the benefit of being located in a prime office location outside the downtown core at Normandale Lake Office Park for easy access and complimentary parking.  If you are interested in joining our team, please send your resume and cover letter to hr@larkinhoffman.com.

Summer Associates 

Larkin Hoffman is no longer accepting applications for the 2020 summer associate positions. 

Working as a summer associate is a unique opportunity to experience the day-to-day projects, challenges and excitement of a practicing attorney. Each summer, Larkin Hoffman hires a staff of law students who have completed their second year of law school. In the past, many have stayed on through the school year and some have continued as associates.

Our summer associates program is formatted to give students a glimpse into different areas of the law in which our firm specializes. Summer associates have the opportunity to accompany attorneys in both the courtroom and the boardroom. Summer associates also work together on a presentation to be given to all attorneys on a current legal issue.

Our summer associates are given the opportunity to work with a variety of attorneys in all of our different departments. Each summer associates is assigned a mentor and is encouraged to approach their mentors with questions, concerns, and ideas throughout the summer. Work is assigned through a manager who monitors workloads and ensures that each student is given a broad range of opportunities. We understand the importance of feedback, and our attorneys take the time to evaluate the work done by summer associates in order to help them develop their skills.

Larkin Hoffman values diversity and provides a collegial and energetic work environment. We are dedicated to developing legal talent and work to make our summer associates feel a part of the firm.


Why Larkin Hoffman?
Larkin Hoffman is an entrepreneurial law firm that offers an open-door policy to strengthen collaboration in a cohesive and professional atmosphere. We pride ourselves as a firm, not merely a collection of individuals practicing law under the same roof. 

Benefits
Larkin Hoffman offers an extensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, life and disability insurance coverage as well as flexible benefits. 

About Normandale Lake Office Park
Only minutes from several major freeways and within 20 minutes to the MSP International Airport, the office park offers top-notch amenities to include; fine dining, coffee shop, fitness and wellness center, running/biking trails, concierge services, child care facility, florist shop, hair salon, and two car washes.

Larkin Hoffman is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.