Employment Opportunities


Waldeck & Patterson seeks an experienced litigation associate attorney to help with an active trial docket of civil defense cases. Qualified candidate must have at a minimum 2 years of practical litigation experience and be licensed in both Missouri and Kansas. Candidates should embrace working in a high energy environment, be organized self-starters with solid work ethic and be ready to join an amazing team. We offer a positive environment with benefits and 401K available. Please e-mail your resume, transcript, writing sample and introductory letter to Meagan Blackwell-Patterson at MeaganP@waldeckpatterson.com.


Waldeck & Patterson is seeking a full-time paralegal for its insurance defense civil litigation practice group. The candidate must have 5+ years of experience and a paralegal certificate from an ABA accredited school or bachelor's degree. Candidates should be bright with strong communication skills. The successful candidate will be highly organized, able to multi-task, hard-working, detail oriented, self-directed, dependable, possess excellent interpersonal skills, and be able to effectively work as part of the team. The ideal candidate will be capable of drafting and responding to discovery, maintaining and organizing legal files, requesting and organizing medical, employment and other records, preparing medical chronologies, preparing basic pleadings and documents, and assisting with trial preparation. Benefits include, but are not limited to, medical, with optional dental and vision coverage and 401(k) plan. For immediate confidential consideration for this opportunity, qualified candidates should forward their resumes and salary requirements to Meagan Blackwell-Patterson at meaganp@waldeckpatterson.com.

For any other inquiries, please contact Meagan L. Patterson.