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Associate Attorney Jobs in Fargo-Moorhead!

Gjesdahl Law, P.C., is seeking an associate attorney to join our family law practice in Fargo-Moorhead. We are a family law firm that consists of eight attorneys, five paralegals, and two staff members. We handle issues in North Dakota and Minnesota related to family crises and transition, including divorce, paternity, child custody and support, spousal support, adoption, assisted reproduction, estate planning, and probate. Our diverse practice is both challenging and intellectually stimulating.

Starting A Career as an Associate Attorney

Associate attorney jobs at Gjesdahl Law differ from other family law firms. Our law office is known for having a collaborative work environment where our partners, senior attorneys, associate attorneys, paralegals, and legal assistants work together to develop case strategies. As an associate attorney, you’ll play a critical role in this process by conducting research on our cases, preparing for depositions, reviewing standard court documents, drafting letters, and participating in the discovery process. Our associate attorneys work diligently alongside the rest of the Gjesdahl team to provide important legal advice and help our clients determine the best course of action for their cases.

The Ideal Associate Attorney Will:

  • Be inspired by helping people
  • Have excellent writing skills
  • Be interested in learning strong litigation and negotiation skills
  • Want to benefit from dedicated and intentional mentoring
  • Have the desire to work within a collaborative culture
  • Have a history of achievement evidenced by his or her G.P.A.
  • Be licensed to practice law in North Dakota and willing to become licensed in Minnesota after employment

Career Development & Legal Mentorship

Gjesdahl Law takes pride in curating a professional environment that fosters career development and education. As an entry-level associate attorney, you’ll have the opportunity to work alongside some of the best divorce lawyers in the Fargo-Moorhead area. Our attorneys have all proven to be fierce litigators and skilled negotiators who combine their knowledge of the law with practical experience to successfully represent our clients and our firm.

Our attorneys are also resourceful mentors for new team members who are looking to build or expand their careers as family law attorneys. By working diligently alongside our legal team, you’ll have the opportunity to use their experience, knowledge, skillset, and guidance as a resource to help you develop your own set of skills and build the foundation needed to have a successful career in family law.

Gjesdahl Law Benefits Package:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Simple IRA
  • PTO

Compensation and benefits reflect regional market rates.

Meet Our Family Law Attorneys

For decades, our legal team has been providing skilled representation and legal advice to families going through a divorce, child custody, adoption, and many other family-law-related cases. We’re advocates for seamless transitions into new family dynamics and we help make this happen by providing experienced legal counsel and assertive representation when you need it most. We want you to get to know our attorneys and learn more about the faces of our legal team! If you're interested in working for Gjesdahl Law, but not interested or qualified to work as an associate attorney, consider starting a career as a legal receptionist.

Applicants should submit their resumes and cover letter to

 (701) 237-3009