Careers at Preg O’Donnell & Gillett

Preg O’Donnell & Gillett PLLC is always interested in retaining the brightest and the best litigation attorneys, paralegals and support staff  to serve its clients.  We provide a work environment that promotes first-rate advocacy as well as collegiality. We believe that you cannot develop into the best employee unless you also develop as a person. We encourage all employees to focus on improving their personal lives while at the same time developing their professional skills. We pay excellent salaries and bonuses. The firm provides immediate access to a 401(k) plan and, upon eligibility, to a profit-sharing plan. We also provide a first-rate medical/dental plan. If you would like further information, please contact our Office Manager, Sonya Baker, at sbaker@pregodonnell.com.

Current Job Openings

Litigation Attorneys – Defense Litigation (Seattle & Portland)

Preg O’Donnell & Gillett is seeking litigation associates for our Seattle and Portland offices.  We are interested in attorneys with four or more years of experience who are able to handle matters independently and interact directly with clients on a variety of defense litigation cases including:

  • Business Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Data Breach & Security Response
  • Hospitality & Food-Borne Illness Litigation
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Personal Injury
  • Premises Liability
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Toxic Tort / Asbestos Litigation
  • Transportation & Trucking Law

Qualified candidates must have solid drafting, writing, and researching skills, as well as excellent client relationship and interpersonal skills. Candidates with law firm and case management experience including deposition, motions practice, and trial experience strongly preferred. Washington State Bar membership is required for the Seattle position.   Oregon State Bar membership is required for the Portland position.  Dual bar membership is a plus.

To apply, please send a pdf containing your resume, cover letter and writing sample to Careers@pregodonnell.com. We would also appreciate you specifying how you heard about this position. All replies confidential.

 

Defense Litigation Paralegal (Seattle)

Preg O’Donnell & Gillett is seeking an experienced litigation paralegal for our Seattle office.  Candidates must have 3+ years of experience with a strong knowledge of state and federal court rules. Successful candidates should also have excellent writing, communication, organizational, and computer skills and be proficient with Microsoft Office.  Paralegal degree/certificate required. Insurance defense experience is a plus.

To apply, please send a pdf containing your resume, cover letter and writing sample to Careers@pregodonnell.com. We would also appreciate you specifying how you heard about this position. All replies confidential.

 

Receptionist & Paralegal Assistant/Trainee (Seattle)

Preg O’Donnell & Gillett is seeking Receptionist & Paralegal Assistant/Trainee for our Seattle, WA office. Candidates must have 2+ years of experience working in a professional office environment. Paralegal certificate and/or bachelor degree preferred, but high school diploma accepted with some college or equivalent experience. This position will assist legal assistants and paralegals with document/data management while greet clients, answer phone calls and performing general office tasks. Successful candidates should also have excellent writing, communication, organizational, and computer skills and be proficient with Microsoft Office. ProLaw experience a plus.

To apply, please send a pdf containing your resume and cover letter to Careers@pregodonnell.com. We would also appreciate you specifying how you heard about this position. All replies confidential.