Opportunities At SMD

We provide big-firm representation in a boutique environment; as such, our associate attorneys and professional staff are able to develop meaningful experience early in their careers. We believe that fostering a firm culture of collegiality and respect strengthens our team and enables us to provide exceptional service to our clients. We encourage input from everyone and welcome forward-thinking ideas to improve what we do and how we do it. We take a truly collaborative, team-based approach to representing our clients.

Strauss Massey Dinneen llc is an equal opportunity employer. We believe diversity in our firm will benefit our clients and bring value to our work.

Available Positions

Litigation Attorney

Strauss Massey Dinneen LLC is seeking a lateral litigation attorney in New Orleans; this a growth position, newly created. SMD provides advices and representation to national insurers on complex matters involving coverage disputes, bad faith, insurance fraud and large-exposure losses in addition to commercial litigation. SMD offers a unique opportunity for development and immediate immersion into meaningful work, accompanied by direct mentoring in a collaborative culture. We believe a team approach best serves our clients and that happy lawyers who enjoy working together make the best team. The right candidate will have at least two years of relevant experience; be committed to excellent written advocacy; be excited to take depositions and argue motions; be comfortable with direct contact with sophisticated clients; and, importantly, a pleasure to work with. Our compensation package is competitive and includes incentive bonuses as well as excellent benefits. We are in-office but with WFH flexibility and provide a special vacation benefit upon your five year anniversary. You may provide your resume, writing sample and references to tdouglas@smd-law.com.

First Chair Attorney

Downtown boutique litigation firm is seeking an experienced “first chair” litigation defense attorney to oversee a diverse docket of insurance cases. The firm represents national insurers in a broad array of insurance domains including coverage, fraud investigation, bad-faith litigation, mass-casualty litigation and large exposure losses among others. The successful candidate will be an excellent writer and will have experience managing and mentoring associates and trying cases in both state and federal court. The firm offers competitive salary with a full complement of benefits including 401K, production bonus, and merit bonus as well as a unique, one-of-a-kind sabbatical. If you possess the experience, skill, and moxie, and are eager to grow your practice in a fast-paced, young, and collaborative firm, you are encouraged to apply. You may provide your resume, writing sample and references to tdouglas@smd-law.com.


For available positions, you may provide your resume and references to tdouglas@smd-law.com.