Why O’Reilly Rancilio?

O’Reilly Rancilio is Macomb County’s largest full-service law firm, offering our attorneys a solid base to start, grow, or continue their practice. Our attorneys and staff enjoy working from our fast-paced Sterling Heights office where our team actively engages in cases and commonly combines forces to give our clients comprehensive coverage. We offer flexible scheduling, competitive pay and benefits, and a culture of cooperation and teamwork.

Our firm is dedicated to a fair workplace where each person is recognized as a valuable part of the team. We welcome new attorneys and staff warmly while helping them grow their careers through support, mentorship, and partnership.

Founded in 1984, O’Reilly Rancilio has a rich history in Macomb County and has since developed into one of southeast Michigan’s most respected law firms. We welcome new applicants to our firm and hope you may consider joining our team.

Employment Opportunities

Litigation Attorney

Qualifications: Five-plus years of experience in litigation and a passion to continue practicing in this area; licensed and in good standing with the State Bar of Michigan; strong writing and oral communication skills; self-motivated; detail-oriented with good time management skills; excellent client service skills with proven ability to communicate and manage clients; familiarity with Macomb, Oakland and Wayne County courts.

Job Description: O’Reilly Rancilio is seeking an associate with 3-7 years of litigation experience to join our firm. The ideal candidate should have strong writing, communication, and interpersonal skills and must hold a J.D. from an ABA-approved law school and be in good standing and an active member of the State Bar of Michigan.

The Litigation Associate will be responsible for conducting and managing written and document discovery, researching and drafting pleadings, motions and other court filings, conducting/defending depositions, preparing witnesses for testimony, appearing for status conferences, and arguing motions in both state and federal court. Participation in settlement conferences and negotiations and experience with trial preparation is also welcome. We are committed to recruiting talented and diverse professional support staff and attorneys to create a positive and inclusive work environment for all.

Qualifications:
* Strong writing and oral communication skills
* Self-motivated, detail-oriented with good time management skills
* Excellent client service skills with proven ability to communicate and manage clients
* Familiarity with Macomb, Oakland and Wayne County courts
* Substantial experience with complex business litigation in state and federal courts

Responsibilities:
* Research and draft pleadings, motions, and other court filings
* Conduct/defend depositions
* Prepare witnesses for testimony
* Appear for status conferences
* Argue motions in both state and federal court
* Participate in settlement conferences and negotiations
* Experience with trial preparation

Compensation: O’Reilly Rancilio offers a competitive starting salary. Our excellent benefits package includes affordable medical, dental and vision insurance, company paid life and long-term disability insurance, and a 401(k) Retirement.

Family Law Attorney

Qualifications: Five-plus years of experience in family law and a passion to continue practicing in this area; licensed and in good standing with the State Bar of Michigan; strong writing and oral communication skills; self-motivated; detail-oriented with good time management skills; excellent client service skills with proven ability to communicate and manage clients.

Job Description: O’Reilly Rancilio is currently seeking a Family Law Attorney to join our firm. The ideal candidate should have strong writing, communication, and interpersonal skills and must hold a J.D. from an ABA-approved law school and be in good standing and an active member of the State Bar of Michigan.

The family law associate will be responsible for handling divorce, custody and support actions including researching and drafting pleadings, motions and other court filings, conducting discovery, depositions, preparing witnesses, and attending any applicable court hearings or conferences throughout the Court of litigation.

The associate will need to competently advocate for clients in negotiations throughout the litigation process including mediation, evidentiary hearings, Friend of the Court investigations, etc.

Qualifications: Candidates should have five-plus years of experience, with at least fifty percent of their previous work being divorce cases and family law-related matters.

* Strong writing and oral communication skills
* Self-motivated, detail-oriented with good time management skills
* Excellent client service skills with proven ability to communicate and manage clients
* Familiarity with Macomb, Oakland and Wayne County courts
* Substantial experience with family law in state courts

Responsibilities:
* Case analysis and strategy development based on client s situation
* Client communication on strategy, options and next steps
* Draft pleadings, motions, settlement agreements, judgements and orders for divorce and child-custody cases

Compensation: O’Reilly Rancilio offers a competitive starting salary. Our excellent benefits package includes affordable medical, dental and vision insurance, company paid life and long-term disability insurance, and a 401(k) Retirement.

Corporate Legal Administrative Assistant

Job Description: This position provides secretarial and administrative support to attorneys. The ideal candidate must demonstrate strong attention to detail, excellent proofreading and writing skills, the ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment. The candidate should have 7+ years of experience in a law firm setting. Must be conversant in the preparation and filing of corporate and limited liability company organizational documents (i.e Articles, Amendments, Bylaws, Resolutions, Operating Agreements, FEIN Applications, etc.), including litigation searches, UCC searches, and preparation of schedules. Should have familiarity with real estate searches and filings with Register of Deeds.

Compensation: O’Reilly Rancilio offers a competitive starting salary. Our excellent benefits package includes affordable medical, dental and vision insurance, company paid life insurance, 401(k) Retirement, vacation and sick days.

Litigation Legal Administrative Assistant

Job Description: We are looking for a Litigation Legal Administrative Assistant to join the firm. This position provides secretarial and administrative support to attorneys. The ideal candidate must demonstrate strong attention to detail, excellent proofreading and writing skills, the ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment.

Responsibilities:
* Prepare and proofread correspondence, memos, pleadings, briefs, forms and other documents in proper legal form, ranging from simple to very complex while fully utilizing firm technology
* Proofread all documents to ensure accuracy, consistency and professional appearance
* Maintain electronic and hard copy open files according to firm standards
* Ability and experience with e-filing in Oakland, Macomb, Wayne Counties and Federal Court
* Perform other administrative duties such as docketing, calendar maintenance, conference room reservations, opening and filing mail

Qualifications:
* Legal secretary/legal studies degree preferred (equivalent experience considered)
* Excellent use of Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
* Minimum typing speed of 65 WPM
* Excellent grammar and writing skills
* Ability to handle privileged and confidential information with discretion

Compensation: O’Reilly Rancilio offers a competitive starting salary. Our excellent benefits package includes affordable medical, dental and vision insurance, company paid life insurance, 401(k) Retirement, vacation and sick days.

How to apply

Our work environment is collegial and collaborative, with an open door policy and direct mentoring with partners and other associates of the Firm.

To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, and representative writing samples (if applicable) to jibarra@orlaw.com. We look forward to hearing from you!