COMMUNITY JOB POSTINGS
Inner City Law Center
Inner City Law Center is doubling in size! We are looking for extraordinary people to help end homelessness in Los Angeles. We have several openings for program staff – the job announcements are attached and posted on our website: http://www.innercitylaw.org/careers/
TERM Appointment Paralegal Specialist in the Civil Division (Posted 10/10/18)
This announcement closes on October 23, 2018 at 11:59pm EST (8:59pm PST)
Executive Director - National Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild (Posted 10/09/18)
Attorney - Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles - Asian & Pacific Islander Community Outreach Project (Posted 09/28/18)
Experienced Attorney – Employment and Labor Law – Long Beach, California (Posted 09/26/18)
The Long Beach, California, office of Miller Nash Graham & Dunn (“MNG&D”) is seeking a full-time employment law attorney who is looking to join a collegial office where they will have the opportunity to provide excellent legal advice and service to clients, mentor and train less experienced attorneys, and flex their entrepreneurial disposition by managing and continuing to develop a broad employment law practice. Experience representing management/employers is preferred. Traditional labor law experience is a plus, but is not required.
The successful candidate will be a partner-level attorney with 10+ years of focused experience in California and federal employment matters, including advising clients on day-to-day personnel matters, conducting investigations, and defending wage and hour, employment discrimination, disability discrimination and accommodation, and wrongful discharge claims in litigation and administrative agency proceedings. The successful candidate will also possess a strong commitment to client service, proven ability and enthusiasm for working in a team environment, and will be ready to assume responsibility for pending cases, advise clients on California and federal employment issues, and handle all aspects of litigation. Applicants with portable business are strongly encouraged to apply. Membership in the California State Bar Association and significant experience with California employment law is required.
To apply, please upload as one PDF: A cover letter and résumé and send by e-mail to MNRecruiting@millernash.com. For record-keeping, please include the ad source in the subject line of your e-mail.
Nixon Peabody - ERISA/Employee Benefits Attorney (Posted 09/26/18)
Chief Counsel at the California Coastal Commission (Posted 09/21/18)
Nixon Peabody Los Angeles - Health Care Associate (Posted 09/20/18)
National Health Law Program (NHeLP) - Paid Spitzer Summer Internship (Posted 09/19/18)
Oakland City Attorney - Special Counsel supervising General & Complex Litigation Division (Posted 09/12/18)
The City Attorney’s Office seeks a well-qualified, highly motivated attorney to serve as Special Counsel and supervise the General and Complex Litigation Division (Defense). The ideal candidate will have substantial and significant litigation experience and expertise. Experience in supervising attorneys, handling general administrative matters, and managing outside counsel also is desirable. The Special Counsel will directly advise and also supervise attorneys who handle litigation and related matters, including but not limited to: (1) trip and fall, (2) inverse condemnation, (3) employment, (4) civil rights, (5) breach of contract, (6) wrongful death and (7) constitutional claims.
Federal Public Defender's Office: Trial Attorney - Immigration Specialist (Posted 09/11/18)
Federal Public Defender's Office: Capital Habeas Attorney (Posted 09/04/18)
Public Counsel - Staff Attorney - Consumer Rights Project (Posted 08/28/18)
Will litigate complex federal and state cases. Handle intakes and litigate or support pro bono attorneys in litigating smaller individual cases. Work with attorneys in other Public Counsel projects on litigation involving housing, homelessness, community development, and women’s issues, among others. May also participate in clinics conducted bi-monthly in the community, conduct outreach, prepare self-help and educational materials, participate in lobbying activities, draft amicus briefs and comment letters, network with other advocates, and provide trainings and information to the public as well as other consumer and civil rights attorneys.
Public Counsel - Directing Attorney – Veterans’ Advancement (Posted 08/28/18)
Will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of the Center for Veterans Advancement. including assistance with VA benefits, tickets, warrants, expungements, and other legal issues encountered by veterans. Will represent veterans and veteran caregivers seeking assistance to access benefits and services to which they are entitled and will supervise and train CVA staff and volunteers to provide similar services to veterans and veteran caregivers. Will assist with fundraising to sustain CVA’s work, and coordinate with other Projects within Public Counsel to arrange for holistic services for those veterans who may be homeless, immigrants, victims of consumer scams, etc.
Intellectual Property Associate - Nixon Peabody LLP - Los Angeles (Posted 08/27/18)
Complex Commercial Disputes Contract Attorney - Nixon Peabody LLP - San Francisco (Posted 08/24/18)
For consideration, please visit our website to apply online at http://www.nixonpeabody.com/careers.
If you have any questions, please contact Jackie Van Laeken, Lateral Recruiting Specialist, at email@example.com.
Oakland City Attorney - Deputy City Attorney II – Affirmative Litigation (Posted 08/23/18)
The Oakland City Attorney is seeking candidates for the position of Deputy City Attorney II in the Affirmative Litigation, Innovation & Enforcement Division. This position involves handling a civil caseload which includes, but is not limited to, case evaluation, propounding and responding to discovery, taking and defending depositions, preparing for and representing the City in judicial hearings including settlement conferences, trials and in appellate courts. Among other duties, this position will focus on proactive lawsuits and other actions to protect and advance the rights and interests of Oakland residents with the goals of addressing discrimination and securing economic, environmental and social justice.
For more information and a full job application, go to: http://www.oaklandcityattorney.org/AboutUs/job_ops.html
Inner City Law Center Job Announcements (Posted 08/06/18)
Product Liability Midlevel Associate - Century City, CA (Posted 08/04/18)
Entry-level Litigation Associate – Long Beach, California (Posted 08/04/18)
The Long Beach, California office of Miller Nash Graham & Dunn LLP ("MNG&D") is seeking a full-time, entry-level commercial litigation associate who is looking to join a collegial office where they will have the opportunity to develop their skills, be trained and mentored on providing excellent legal advice and service to clients, and flex their entrepreneurial disposition. The successful candidate will have strong academic credentials, excellent written and oral communication skills, strong commitment to client-service, proven ability and enthusiasm for working in a team environment, and a desire to learn what it takes to successfully litigate and support client relationships in varied industries. A science or environmental background would be a plus. Law review and/or mock trial experience preferred. Membership with the California State Bar required. Recent judicial clerks are encouraged to apply. No outside recruiters, please.
To apply, please submit as one PDF: A cover letter, résumé, and law school transcript (unofficial is acceptable) by e-mail to MNRecruiting@millernash.com. For recordkeeping, please include the ad source in the subject line of your e-mail (State Bar ad, firm website, etc.). No outside recruiters.
The Bail Project - General Counsel (Posted 08/02/18)
Oakland City Attorney’s Office - Deputy City Attorney II or III Rent Program/Code Enforcement (Posted 07/27/18)
The City Attorney’s Office seeks a well-qualified individual with knowledge and expertise in municipal law. The position will work in practice areas including rent regulations and landlord/tenant law (such as evictions, renting and remedies), code enforcement, public nuisance, administrative hearings and other practice areas that may include, but not be limited to, affirmative litigation, constitutional issues (due process, equal protection, privileges & immunities, right to travel, residency requirements) and providing advice on a wide range of issues such as conflicts, ethics, contracting, drafting and researching legislation, regulations and policies. Experience providing advice to Boards/Commissions and/or City Councils, ordinance and regulation drafting, administrative procedures (including administrative remedies and rule-making) and litigation (including writs, appeals and affirmative litigation) is desirable.
For more information and the full announcement, go to: http://www.oaklandcityattorney.org/AboutUs/job_ops.html
Oakland City Deputy City Attorney III or IV Land Use (Posted 07/26/18)
The Oakland City Attorney’s Office seeks a well-qualified, motivated attorney with significant land use experience for a Deputy City Attorney III or Deputy City Attorney IV level in the Office’s Advisory Division. The ideal candidate will have substantial California land use experience, either developed in-house (city, county, other governmental organization, or for a private company) or in a law firm with strong municipal land use expertise. The candidate should have knowledge and significant experience, including the ability quickly and effectively to perform at an advanced level, in CEQA/NEPA, the California Planning and Zoning Law and the Subdivision Map Act. A strong working knowledge of municipal law basics, such as the Brown Act, the Political Reform Act and the Public Records Act is desired. Expertise in handling land use writs in both trial and appellate courts and suits seeking declaratory and injunctive relief, as well as considerable Planning Commission experience also are desirable.
For more information and a full application, go to: http://www.oaklandcityattorney.org/AboutUs/job_ops.html
Employment Opportunity at Nixon Peabody LLP (Posted 07/25/18)
University of California, Office of the President - Senior Counsel, Litigation (Posted 07/12/18)
Oakland City Attorney's Office - Deputy City Attorney III or IV General Government, Municipal Finance & Tax (Posted 07/10/18)
The Office of the City Attorney seeks an attorney for the position of Deputy City Attorney III or Deputy City Attorney IV with expertise in the municipal finance, revenue, bonds, taxation, fees and assessments. The incumbent may perform a wide range of duties involving municipal finance, revenue, taxes and fees, formation of special assessment and other districts, preparation of ballot measures, parliamentary procedure, public meetings, public records laws, constitutional law, charter interpretations, and other practice areas.
For more information and a full job announcement, go to: http://www.oaklandcityattorney.org/AboutUs/job_ops.html
Wilson Elser - Paralegal Clerk (Posted 07/10/18)
Finance Associate – Los Angeles (Posted 07/05/18)
Thompson Coburn is seeking a Mid-to-Senior Level Finance Associate with 5 to 7 years of experience. Candidates should have significant hands-on experience in the structuring, drafting and negotiation of various financing transactions, with strong UCC Article 9 experience preferred. Candidates must demonstrate strong initiative, strong interpersonal skills with the ability to interact with significant clients, excellent analytical and writing skills, a dependable work ethic and the ability to function independently and within a team. Experience with a large law firm with multiple offices preferred. Candidates must be admitted to practice in California.
To apply for the position, submit a cover letter, resume, transcript, and writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org or apply online at https://www.thompsoncoburn.com/careers.
Temporary Assistant Federal Defender #18-009 (Posted 06/29/18)
Los Angeles Employment Litigation Associate (Posted 06/28/18)
LimNexus seeks a talented associate to join its growing labor and employment practice group in its Los Angeles office. Candidates must have a minimum of five years of employment law experience, including FEHA and wage and hour litigation, and superior academic credentials and be licensed in California. Commercial litigation experience is a plus. Candidates must also have excellent writing, research and analytical skills, as well as hands-on litigation experience, including legal research and analysis, drafting pleadings and motions, propounding and responding to discovery, taking and defending depositions, making court appearances, and significant trial preparation and trial support experience. LimNexus offers a very congenial and collaborative working environment. This is an exceptional opportunity to join a growing, sophisticated and diverse practice.
Please send your resume, along with a cover letter to Recruiting@LimNexus.com.
Mental Health Advocacy Services - Executive Director (Posted 06/26/18)
Public Counsel Job Openings (Posted 06/22/18)
Staff Attorney - Women’s Rights: http://www.publiccounsel.org/tools/assets/files/0997.pdf
Detained Removal Defense Staff Attorney: http://www.publiccounsel.org/tools/assets/files/0988.pdf
Staff Attorney - Veterans’ Advancement: http://www.publiccounsel.org/tools/assets/files/0999.pdf
Directing Attorney - Veterans’ Advancement: http://www.publiccounsel.org/tools/assets/files/0998.pdf
Mid to Senior-Level Corporate Transaction Associate – Restaurant/Food & Beverage (Portland, Seattle or San Francisco) (Posted 06/21/18)
Davis Wright Tremaine LLP seeks an exceptional mid- to senior-level associate attorney with strong corporate finance and transactional skills to work directly with the leaders of its nationally-recognized restaurant and food & beverage industry business transactions practices based out of beautiful Portland, Oregon. The forward-thinking and mission-based groups represent the interests of nationally-known, leading, emerging, and mature companies in significant financing and M&A transactions. To apply, please go to this page and upload a cover letter addressed to Bahareh Samanian, Director of Lawyer Recruiting; resume; copy of law school transcript; and a deal sheet.
Technology Transactions Attorney - Counsel (Seattle) (Posted 06/21/18)
Davis Wright Tremaine LLP seeks an attorney for its Seattle office with a minimum of ten years' experience in the areas of technology transactions, intellectual property, and related commercial contracts to join its Technology practice, focusing in the areas of software and related high technology. Our practice includes working with established companies and emerging company clients in many industries, including advertising, games, enterprise, cloud, software services, FinTech, health, digital media, and emerging technologies. To apply, please go to this page and upload a cover letter addressed to Bahareh Samanian, Director of Lawyer Recruiting; resume; and law school transcript.
San José State University - Title IX Coordinator (Posted 06/18/18)
San José State University is recruiting for applicants for Title IX Coordinator. The position is an important cornerstone of SJSU’s mission to make our campus a safe and welcoming campus environment where all students, faculty, and staff can thrive free of unwelcome harassment, or sexual misconduct. We are interested in individuals who have strong investigative skills as well as skills in managing the delicate balance of providing pro-active education on preventing sexual violence and personnel charged with providing accommodations for complainants and respondents.
Oakland City Attorney - DCA V General Government & Finance (Posted 06/13/18)
The Office of the City Attorney seeks a top level attorney for the position of Deputy City Attorney V with expertise in municipal law. The attorney likely will supervise attorneys currently in the General Government & Finance Unit and possibly other practice areas. Relevant expertise includes general municipal law practice areas including municipal finance (bonds, taxation, fees, and assessments), public ethics, conflicts of interest, elections, open meetings, public records, parliamentary procedure, public contracting and city charter and constitutional law. Experience in supervising employees, labor/employment, and serving as counsel to City Council committees, boards and commissions is a plus.
For the full announcement and more information, go to: http://www.oaklandcityattorney.org/AboutUs/job_ops.html
AUSA Vacancy Announcement for NDCA Criminal Division (Posted 06/08/18)
Closing date: July 6, 2018
Employment Defense Attorney (Posted 06/05/18)
California office of Cruser, Mitchell, Novitz, Sanchez, Gaston & Zimet LLP, a medium-sized national insurance litigation defense firm, seeks an employment defense attorney with 5 to 7 years’ experience. Practice areas primarily include employment law, general liability & professional liability.
Email resume & salary requirements to Catherine Navarro at email@example.com and reference SCCLA. No resumes will be considered without salary requirement. Compensation: Based on experience.
Fresno Reentry Attorney Position (Posted 06/01/18)
Root & Rebound, and organization dedicated to restoring full citizenship to every justice-involved person in America, is looking for Fresno - Reentry Attorney to join our team.
The attorney will work with a social worker and employment development team to expand second chance opportunities for women of color with records in Fresno and the Central Valley. Learn more about this exciting initiative here. As for the location, Fresno is a vibrant, growing city with a low cost of living and two hours away from Yosemite. Additionally, Root & Rebound attorneys often qualify for the federal government's Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program as well as their law schools' loan repayment assistance programs.
If you are interested or have any questions, please feel free to email K.C. Taylor at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Employment Opportunity at Nixon Peabody LLP (Posted 05/31/18)
Nixon Peabody’s U.S. offices are looking for Corporate Associates. For consideration, please visit our website to apply online at http://www.nixonpeabody.com/lateral_attorney_hiring. If you have any questions, please contact Jackie Van Laeken, Lateral Recruiting Specialist, at email@example.com.Job Description - CORP Associate - Multiple Offices 4849-1323-1462 v.1.doc
Bird Marella - Mid-level or Senior-level Contract Lawyer (Posted 05/17/18)
Bird, Marella, Boxer, Wolpert, Nessim, Drooks, Lincenberg & Rhow, P.C. is looking to hire a mid-level or senior-level attorney on a contract basis, with strong credentials and prior work experience; this is for dedicated and substantive work, within an existing team, on a large litigation matter, not (solely or primarily) document review. Email Paul Chan at firstname.lastname@example.org
H&K Mid-Level Associate (Posted 05/15/18)
The Los Angeles office of Holland & Knight has an immediate need for a mid-level litigation associate with 3 to 5 years of experience. The ideal candidate should have significant experience with litigation procedure, including drafting motions and managing e-discovery in complex cases. Candidates should have a strong academic background, excellent research and writing skills, and must be very detail-oriented. California bar required. Holland & Knight’s litigation department possesses a collegial atmosphere and provides its attorneys with tangible opportunities for professional growth and advancement. Please apply through our website and submit a cover letter, resume, transcript and writing sample to be considered. All inquiries will be held in strict confidence. Direct Applicants only. EOE. M/F/D/V
Executive Director, Civil Service Commission (Posted 05/11/18)
The County of Los Angeles Executive Office of the Board of Supervisors is seeking qualified individuals to apply for the position of Executive Director, Civil Service Commission (UC). The Executive Director will provide leadership and support to the appointed commissioners, and oversee staff who provide administrative support services to the Commission.
Recruitment Flyer - https://bit.ly/2r4PqMp
Entry to Junior-Level Health Care Regulatory Associate (Seattle) (Posted 05/08/18)
Senior-Level Health Care M&A Associate (Seattle or Los Angeles) (Posted 05/08/18)
Oakland City Attorney's Office - Deputy City Attorney II and III - Litigation Division (Posted 04/30/18)
NLSLA Staff Attorney - Health Consumer Center (Posted 04/25/18)
Sr-Level Healthcare M&A Associates (DWT Los Angeles or Seattle) (Posted 04/24/18)
Associate Attorney (Posted 04/04/18)
California office of Cruser, Mitchell, Novitz, Sanchez, Gaston & Zimet, a medium-sized national insurance litigation defense firm, seeks an associate attorney with two to four years experience. Practice areas primarily include general liability, professional liability & employment law. Email resume & salary requirements to Catherine Navarro at email@example.com. No resumes will be considered without salary requirement.
Controller Betty T. Yee Seeks to Appoint Estate Appraisers (Posted 03/26/18)
Controller Betty T. Yee recently announced the April 2018 probate exam will be administered online in an effort to attract a diverse pool of well-qualified candidates. Applicants will be able to take the exam at a location of their convenience on Saturday, April 28, 2018, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. PST, at a web link to be provided. An online practice exam is now available at www.cpshr.us. Please note that applications must be received by April 13, 2018. Please visit https://www.sco.ca.gov/eo_probate.html for more information or contact Amber Camarena with the State Controller’s Office at 916-324-8534 or ACamarena@sco.ca.gov.
Public Counsel (Posted 02/23/18)
Supervising Attorney: http://www.publiccounsel.org/tools/assets/files/0978.pdf
Transition Age Youth Staff Attorney: http://www.publiccounsel.org/tools/assets/files/0979.pdf
Transition Age Youth Supervising Attorney: http://www.publiccounsel.org/tools/assets/files/0980.pdf
Open Positions at Inner City Law Center (Posted 02/08/18)
Inner City Law Center is doubling in size! We are looking for extraordinary people to help end homelessness in Los Angeles. We have several openings for program staff – the job announcements are attached and posted on our website: http://www.innercitylaw.org/careers/.
The priority application deadline for these positions is February 19, but we will continue to accept applications until the positions are filled.
Healthcare Litigation Associate - Hooper, Lundy & Bookman, P.C. - Los Angeles, CA (Posted 02/06/18)
Trial Attorney Position - Federal Public Defender's Office (Posted 02/01/18)
DWT Jr-To-Mid-Level Media Associate (LA) (Posted 02/01/18)
UCLA Employee & Labor Relations Advocate (Posted 01/30/18)
The UCLA Human Resources Employee & Labor Relations group has an outstanding opportunity for an experienced advocate (litigator) who represents the University in adversarial labor arbitrations, administrative hearings under the Personnel Policies for Staff Members (PPSM), and proceedings before the Public Employment Relations Board (PERB).UCLA ELR Advocate 27291.pdf
Special Counsel Real Estate & Land Use - Oakland City Attorney's Office (Posted 01/25/18)
The City Attorney’s Office seeks a well-qualified, highly motivated attorney to serve as Special Counsel supervising attorneys who handle real estate and economic development and land use matters.
The ideal candidate will have substantial and significant real estate, housing, economic development, redevelopment and land use expertise. Experience in supervising attorneys, handling general administrative matters and managing outside counsel also is desirable.
For more information and the full application, go to: http://www.oaklandcityattorney.org/AboutUs/job_ops.html
California Department of Justice - Deputy Attorney General in Appeals, Writs, and Trials - Fresno (Posted 01/25/18)
Deputy City Attorney III or IV Real Estate – Oakland City Attorney’s Office (Posted 01/17/18)
The City Attorney’s Office seeks a seasoned real estate attorney with significant expertise in development and/or transactional aspects of real estate to fill the position of Deputy City Attorney III or Deputy City Attorney IV, depending on experience.
The ideal candidate will fill a position in the City Attorney’s Real Estate Unit and will advise the City’s Real Estate Department on varied transactional work related to the sale, acquisition and lease of property; the City’s Economic Workforce Development Department on varied work related to the development and other disposition of City property; or a combination of both, depending on qualifications. The City Attorney may assign the selected attorney to new, additional or different duties or practice areas in either litigation or transactional work in the future.
For more information and the full application, go to: http://www.oaklandcityattorney.org/AboutUs/job_ops.html
Cruser, Mitchell, Novitz, Sanchez, Gaston & Zimet LLP - Associate Attorney (Posted 01/17/18)
California office of Cruser, Mitchell, Novitz, Sanchez, Gaston & Zimet LLP, a medium-sized national insurance litigation defense firm, seeks an associate attorney with 1 to 3 years experience. Practice areas primarily include professional liability & employment law. Email resume & salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org.
UC Berkeley - Chief Campus Counsel (Posted 01/17/18)
UC Berkeley is seeking a senior leader who has solid experience working on legal issues affecting major public research universities and in providing sophisticated legal advice in a broad range of areas. The Chief Campus Counsel will maintain a significant individual legal portfolio and lead a small team of legal colleagues and staff. We are looking for candidates who have approximately 15 years of complex, high-level legal experience, experience managing attorneys, and membership in the State Bar of CA (or are willing to pass the July 2018 CA bar exam).
The recruitment announcement and position description can be found here: https://evcp.berkeley.edu/search-announcement-chief-campus-counsel
Greenberg Glusker - Mid- to Senior-Level Real Estate Transactions Attorney (Posted 01/12/18)
Greenberg Glusker is looking for a mid- to senior-level real estate transactions attorney with experience in leasing, purchase & sale, and finance. E-mail resume to email@example.com.
California Department of Justice - Deputy Attorney General in Appeals, Writs, and Trials - San Diego (Posted 01/09/18)