Paralegal / Legal Assistant

Our firm is seeking an experienced legal assistant/paralegal to work in its litigation department. Bachelor’s or associate’s degree or degree from an accredited legal assistant or paralegal program, or CLA certification required.  Duties include medical record analysis and preparation of medical summaries, organization and preparation of exhibit lists, drafting discovery responses, and scheduling witnesses.  Competitive salary depending on experience, health, life, dental & 401(k) benefits offered. Submit resume to: Jacqueline Anderson at 

Opportunities for Lateral Hires

We are always interested in hearing from licensed attorneys interested in joining the Nilles Law Firm. We encourage interested applicants to contact Thad Swanson on the Firm's Hiring Committee at to discuss opportunities with the Nilles Law Firm.

Opportunities for New Associates

The Nilles Law Firm has an opening for a new associate attorney position. A new associate attorney will provide support in the Firm's litigation and business practice groups. The Firm anticipates that new associates will eventually choose to practice in one or two areas, and gradually develop a practice of their own. A license to practice law in North Dakota, or ability to obtain such license prior to start date, is required. A license to practice in Minnesota and/or South Dakota is encouraged, but not required. Contact Thad Swanson on the Firm's Hiring Committee for details at

Note to law students: We will not review or consider applications from 1L or 2L students for the associate attorney position. We encourage current 1L and 2L students to inquire about summer law clerk/intern opportunities with the Firm.