Job Title: Litigation Associate 

Location: Hartford, CT


Call To Action:

Are you a skilled attorney looking for an exciting opportunity to further your career in civil litigation? Our thriving law firm is seeking a dedicated and passionate attorney to join our team. With a reputation for excellence and a commitment to success, we offer a supportive and collaborative environment where you can excel and grow.

We are seeking a new CT BARRED Associate Attorney with 1+ year of Civil Litigation Defense to join our team. Your role will be to defend a variety of Civil matters in our growing Hartford, CT practice.

About Us:

We are a Civil Litigation Defense Law Firm. Our mission is focused on a slow and sustainable growth process to create a diverse working environment while remaining sensitive to the needs of our employees and their families. Kiernan Trebach has become respected for our effective defense of clients ranging from Fortune 100 companies to individuals and small business owners. We take pride in knowing our clients, understanding what they want, and exceeding their expectations.

We are a well-established civil litigation law firm that is experiencing significant growth. Our team of experienced attorneys is known for their expertise, dedication, and innovative approach to legal matters. We have a dynamic and inclusive work culture that fosters professional development and collaboration.


As an Attorney at our firm, you will:

  • Handle a variety of civil litigation cases from inception to resolution.
  • Conduct legal research, analyze data, and develop strategies for cases.
  • Communicate with clients, opposing counsel, and the court.
  • Draft legal documents, including pleadings, motions, and briefs.
  • Attend hearings, depositions, and trials as necessary.


We are looking for an attorney who possesses:

  • A Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree and a valid Connecticut State Bar License.
  • A minimum of 1 year of experience in civil litigation.
  • Strong legal research and writing skills.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation abilities.
  • A commitment to delivering outstanding legal services to our clients.

Required Licensure:

  • Active Connecticut State Bar License (Required).
  • Active Massachusetts State Bar, and/or ability to transfer UBE scores (Preferred).
  • Being able to waive into the Massachusetts State Bar and having multiple bars is ideal, however, we are willing to consider candidates with only one bar.

Why Join Us:

  • Competitive compensation and benefits package.
  • Opportunity for professional growth and advancement.
  • Collaborative and inclusive work environment.
  • Engaging and challenging caseload.
  • The chance to work with a team of experienced and respected attorneys.

At Kiernan Trebach LLP, we commit our talents and energy to continue a decades-long practice devoted to defense litigation and counseling the Firm’s clients on issues that affect their potential for litigation. Kiernan Trebach represents clients on a national basis, and maintains twelve offices in nine states plus the District of Columbia, with local presence in several others. Our lawyers have appeared in the courts of over 35 states and territories.

If you are a motivated attorney looking for a rewarding career in civil litigation and want to be a part of our dynamic and growing law firm, we encourage you to apply. Join us and help us continue to deliver exceptional legal services to our clients.

To apply, please submit your resume, a cover letter, and references to

We look forward to welcoming you to our team!

**Kiernan Trebach LLP is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard for race, ethnic background, color, religion, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability or genetic information.**