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Wendy H. Schwartz and Associates, PLLC—a boutique family law firm in Washington, D.C.—is seeking an Associate Attorney with a minimum of 1 to 2 years of litigation experience, preferably in family law. Duties will comprise all phases of litigation, including conducting research, preparing for trial and evidentiary hearings, conducting and defending depositions, propounding and responding to discovery and motion drafting. The candidate must have a Juris Doctorate degree from an accredited law school, be a member of the Maryland Bar and immediately eligible to waive into the District of Columbia. Admission to the Virginia State Bar is a plus. The candidate should also have sound drafting skills, be an analytical thinker, have great organizational skills, and be able to work independently or as part of a team. Because the position entails a great deal of client contact, excellent interpersonal skills, as well as written and verbal communication skills, are beneficial.