Associate: Class Actions, Plaintiff-sideJuly 5, 2019
Associate: Class Actions, Plaintiff-side
(4-7 years’ experience)
Waddell Phillips PC is an up-and-coming, ambitious and fearless litigation boutique. We are
seeking an equally ambitious and committed litigation associate for our growing and dynamic
class action practice.
You are an exceptionally talented (and nice) lawyer with 4 – 7 years of experience in civil
litigation with an emphasis on class actions, preferably on the plaintiffs’ side. You are
technically proficient, entrepreneurial and tough-minded, and you thrive working independently
in a fast-paced environment. You are a big picture thinker, and you jump at the opportunity to
join an exciting and emerging firm on the ground floor. You are comfortable working on a wide
range class actions and civil litigation, including both commercial litigation and human rights
and social justice causes.
Margaret Waddell, John Kingman Phillips and Julia Tremain formed Waddell Phillips in 2017 to
give themselves the freedom and opportunity to pursue cases and causes in accordance with their
own rules. Each partner is highly regarded as a skilled courtroom advocate and leader in their
Our current class and mass actions cover the gamut of privacy breaches, product liability,
professional liability, consumer protection, Charter breaches, securities class actions, and
Waddell Phillips is committed to fostering a diverse and welcoming work environment, and we
encourage applications from people of all backgrounds, identities, and cultures.
Please send a cover letter, a current CV and a litigation writing sample to:
Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
We will begin reviewing applications on July 26, 2019, but the position will remain open until a
suitable candidate is found.
Waddell Phillips PC is a boutique litigation law firm. Founded by John Phillips, Julia Tremain and Margaret Waddell — all highly experienced litigation lawyers, with 68 years of combined experience — every lawyer at Waddell Phillips shares a single-minded pursuit of excellence in law. At Waddell Phillips, we bring might to our cases. Not bluster, not bark — but the weight, wisdom, and power of our combined experience. We are completely committed, fully immersed, and formidably skilled. We are here to champion your rights.