Join Our Team

Join a team of relentlessly inspired lawyers.

Laffey, Leitner & Goode is a boutique litigation firm known for its culture of success, dedication, and authenticity. We work hard to tackle complex problems for our clients—the bigger the better. We also believe that working hard on serious client problems doesn’t have to be tedious. Our professional culture is collaborative, creative, and fun because we love what we do.

At LLG, you’ll have the opportunity to learn from and collaborate with nationally renowned attorneys in high-stakes litigation. We don’t accomplish our results by throwing bodies and paper at problems: we throw ideas, energy, and creative solutions at them. If you’re independent, inquisitive, creative, and possess strong communication and organizational skills, you will integrate into and thrive in our firm.

Our company culture is something we care about deeply. We provide our associates with the resources and support needed to unlock their potential and shape the careers they want. From our dog-friendly Third Ward workspace, to our frequent team events and outings (COVID notwithstanding), to our corporate giving and our pro bono endeavors, we believe that greatness is in the agency of others. If your vision for the future includes being part of a whip-smart and passionate team of talented professionals, we might just be the perfect place for you.

Open Positions

Associate (4-6 Years)

Laffey, Leitner & Goode, LLC, the leading litigation-only boutique law firm in Wisconsin, is seeking an associate with 4 to 6 years of experience to join its team in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The candidate must have strong writing, analytical, and oral communication skills. To be considered, candidates must hold a J.D. from an ABA-approved law school with excellent academic credentials and must be admitted to and in good standing with the State Bar of Wisconsin. Applicants with experience in complex business and tort litigation preferred. Ability and desire to work as part of a team is essential. Our ideal candidate will be motivated, eager to work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment and must demonstrate a passion for litigation. LLG is a small but high energy firm with a national client base located in Milwaukee’s Third Ward. This position offers a generous salary and benefits package. Interested applicants should submit a resume, law school transcript, cover letter and a writing sample.

Equal Opportunity Employer.

To Apply:
Email cover letter, resume, transcript and a writing sample to spatzer@llgmke.com or use the form below

APPLY FOR THIS POSITION

Associate (0-3 Years)

Laffey, Leitner & Goode, LLC, the leading litigation-only boutique law firm in Wisconsin, is seeking to hire an associate who has up to 3 years of civil litigation experience to join its team in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The candidate must have strong writing, analytical, and oral communication skills. To be considered, the candidate must hold a J.D. from an ABA-approved law school, with excellent academic credentials, and must be a member in good standing with the State Bar of Wisconsin. The ability and desire to work as part of a team is essential. LLG is a small but high energy firm with a national client base. This is a great opportunity for the right applicant to get immediate hands-on, high-level litigation experience. Our ideal candidate will be motivated, eager to work in a fast-paced and collaborative environment and demonstrate a passion for litigation. Interested applicants should submit a resume, a law school transcript, a writing sample and a cover letter.

Equal Opportunity Employer

To Apply:
Email cover letter, resume, transcript and a writing sample to spatzer@llgmke.com or use the form below

APPLY FOR THIS POSITION

Administrative Clerk/Accounting Assistant

Job Purpose: Provide Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable processing assistance as directed by Controller or other administrative staff. Be the public face of law firm via front desk reception,
answering central phone line, and interacting with firm’s external constituents (clients, vendors, and other guests). Manage and maintain office systems and supply inventory. Assist with administrative overflow as directed.

Job Duties:

  • Prepare Accounts Payable entries, verify receipts, and record in financial system.
    Complete expense reports for professional staff.
  • Process monthly Accounts Receivable invoicing at direction of attorneys and Controller. Work with attorneys to ensure invoice accuracy and send invoices to clients.
  • Engage with firm’s external constituents as first greeter in reception.
  • Answer firm telephone and route calls.
  • Complete daily deposit. Record cash receipts in financial system and deposit checks into the appropriate bank account. Process credit card payments.
  • Proactively and timely manage inventory, and order office supplies for copy center and staff. Maintain organization of file room and copy center. Monitor kitchen supplies and employee snacks and purchase replacements as required/requested.
  • Coordinate office service needs with building management, cleaning crew, plant staff, and other service vendors, including regularly scheduled services and acute, emergent services as they arise.
  • Ensure operation of office equipment by completing preventive maintenance and calling for repairs as necessary.
    Open and distribute mail daily in conjunction with our administrative staff.
  • Assist administrative team with coordinating marketing events and company events.
  • Answer and direct inquiries from clients, guests, and other firm constituents.
  • Prioritize, track, and follow up in writing on all delegated assignments.
  • Work as positive member of team to accomplish group firm’s goals on behalf of all clients.

Qualifications:

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and personal computer proficiency.
  • Efficient typing skills.
  • Schedule is 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Monday–Friday.
  • Must be willing to work in extraordinary circumstances on weekends and/or later at night as needed by office professionals.
  • Interpersonal skills; excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Follow through on delegated tasks and communication of completion.
  • Initiative.
  • Reliable.
  • Trustworthy.
  • Professionalism.

Required:

1-2+ Years of Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable management.
Proof of COVID-19 vaccination + boosters.

Life Inside Our Office

We don’t like to brag. Okay, that’s not true, we do. Regardless, we occupy the second floor of the fabulous Timberworks building in the beating heart of Milwaukee’s Third Ward.

You can expect all your modern amenities and some additional bonuses. We’re constantly looking for new ways to let our personality shine through our space. We’re also a dog-friendly workplace, so you can bring your pooch to work.

Perks & Benefits

Health Insurance

Dental & Vision

Domestic Partner Benefits

Long and Short-Term Disability & Life Insurance

401k with Mandatory Employer Contributions

Performance-based Bonus Opportunities and Non-discretionary Client Origination Bonus Program

Paid Mobile Phone Service and Device Allowance

Paid Holidays & Generous PTO Schedule

Licensing and CLE Fees Paid for Attorneys

24/7 Paid Parking

Generous Marketing Allowance

Dog-friendly Workplace

Interestingly Quirky Colleagues

High Irreverence Quotient

Let’s Work Together

If you think you would fit in with the team at Laffey, Leitner & Goode LLC, please submit your resume & cover letter using the form below.

Thanks for your interest.

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