Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in joining our team!


We are committed to serving our clients and our community by maintaining a high-performance team of experienced professionals who enjoy living and working in Northern Michigan. The Alpena area offers a beautiful, natural setting on Lake Huron with an abundance of recreational opportunities, active arts community, historic downtown and affordable housing.

Please complete the Employment Application for the position you are seeking and submit the completed application along with your resume and a letter of interest to office@northernlaw.com

Associate Attorney

Position Qualifications:

We seek an associate attorney with at least two years of experience and a strong work ethic to join our busy practice. We focus on business law, elder law, estate planning, and trust &estate administration. As an associate with our firm, you will have the opportunity for both personal and professional growth in a culture that values teamwork and work-life balance.

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Legal Assistant/Paralegal – Level 1

Legal Assistant/Paralegal for small law firm specializing in business law, elder law, probate and estate planning/estate and trust administration. Preference shall be given to those with a prior law office experience, particularly in the area of document preparation, and elder law/estate planning and administration. This position may be structured as full or part time.

Qualified candidates will be organized, have good phone etiquette, able to work independently and in a team environment, proficient in Microsoft Office, use a high degree of attention to detail, communicate with attorneys, clients and co-workers in a pleasant and efficient manner and are able to multitask in a deadline driven and fast-paced environment.

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