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Partner Attorney - Minnesota

Company: UpRight Law
Location: Duluth
Posted on: August 6, 2022

Job Description:

Job DescriptionPartner Attorney - Job DescriptionUpRight Law is looking for an experienced consumer bankruptcy attorney licensed in Minnesota and admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the District of Minnesota to join the firm as a partner. This position will provide an opportunity to expand the number of consumer bankruptcy clients you serve in the divisions of Crookston, Duluth, Fergus Falls, Mankato, Minneapolis, Rochester, and St. Cloud. It will also provide the right candidate with the opportunity to earn equity in one of the largest law firms in the consumer space – starting from day one. UpRight Law is an industry leader in servicing consumer debtors' needs, particularly those debtors in geographically remote regions where people traditionally have experienced difficulty finding, engaging, and working with counsel. Minimum Qualifications

  • Licensed to practice and in good standing in Minnesota
  • Admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the District of Minnesota
  • JD Degree from an accredited law school
  • 2 years of experience practicing consumer bankruptcy law
  • Proficient in Best Case / Stretto software Who we areUpRight Law is the largest consumer bankruptcy firm in the nation. We serve clients in over 40 states in Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 cases and help thousands of people get on the path toward financial freedom every year. We are a technology-enabled firm, which means that we are forward-thinking about how we use technology to assist our efforts in areas such as online marketing, client retention and engagement, and payment processing. We help our clients overcome traditional obstacles that exist in navigating the bankruptcy process. Among them, we help clients get started by making it easier for them to find and engage counsel; offering flexible payment options; and providing online tools to assist them in their interactions with the firm.Our technological and organizational capabilities are also beneficial for our attorneys. Because we are able to reach clients who have been underserved by more traditional consumer bankruptcy firms, our attorneys find they are able to assist larger numbers of clients as a result of their affiliation with the firm. Moreover, our marketing and technological capabilities are designed to enable our attorneys to devote more time serving clients, and less time on marketing and administration.Partner ResponsibilitiesOur partner attorneys represent our clients in their Chapter 7 and 13 bankruptcy cases, up through and including the preparation and filing of the client's bankruptcy petition and representation at the 341 Meeting of Creditors. Our partner attorneys are involved in the representation from the outset, by consulting with the client to ensure that he or she is an appropriate candidate for bankruptcy, that the client is pursuing bankruptcy under a Chapter that suits the client's interest, and that the representation does not pose a conflict of interest. The position also involves collaboration with personnel in the Chicago office, who typically assist the client with ministerial and customer service-oriented tasks associated with the representation.Benefits
    • Bankruptcy software, marketing, and malpractice insurance costs are covered by the firm.
    • All marketing and client payments are handled by the central office to allow you to focus more of your time on serving clients.
    • Support staff in the Chicago office to assist with administrative tasks
    • Membership in a firm with more than 150 experienced bankruptcy attorneys across the country
    • Equity in the firmPowered by JazzHR9oJg0Hzl74

Keywords: UpRight Law, Duluth , Partner Attorney - Minnesota, Legal , Duluth, Minnesota

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