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Oakland City Attorney - Neighborhood Law Corps Attorney (Posted 12/06/19)

The Neighborhood Law Corps (NLC) is an award-winning community law program that focuses on proactive, neighborhood-based and community-directed lawyering. The NLC attorney position is in the Affirmative Litigation, Innovation & Enforcement Division of the City Attorney’s Office. NLC attorneys focus on combating blight, human trafficking, public safety, tenant protection and other important community concerns and quality of life issues by performing litigation, policy work and other actions. The position is responsible for representing the City in state and federal courts and will provide significant litigation-related experience. While the NLC represents the City of Oakland, it works in collaboration with residents, neighborhood and merchant groups and other public agencies. This is a 2-year, limited duration position.

For more information and a full job announcement, go to:

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission - Attorney-Adviser, Chicago, IL (Posted 12/04/19)

Attorney Adviser - 20-EX-10663888-CSS.pdf

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission - Attorney Adviser, Washington, DC (Posted 11/27/19)

Attorney Adviser - 20-EX-10661361-WLJ.pdf

Public Counsel - Vice President and Chief Program Officer (Posted 11/25/19)

Public Counsel is seeking a dynamic individual with significant experience to serve as a key member of its senior management team. The Vice President and Chief Program Officer will directly supervise the Directing Attorneys of our Projects and the Director of Pro Bono and will work closely with the President/CEO

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission - General Attorney, Atlanta, GA (Posted 11/22/19)

General ATTORNEY - 20-EX-10651334-MJB.pdf

Esperanza Immigrant Rights Project - Catholic Charities of Los Angeles (Posted 11/20/19)

FVAP - Housing Attorney Fellow or Housing Legal Fellow (Posted 11/20/19)

Fisher Phillips LLP - Employment Litigation Associate (5-7 Years) (Posted 11/15/19)

The Irvine office of Fisher Phillips seeks a senior level associate with 5-7 years of employment litigation and/or class action experience. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience handling California wage-hour class action claims and PAGA cases. Qualified candidates will be comfortable drafting and responding to discovery and initial pleadings, drafting and arguing motions, as well as taking and defending depositions. Candidate must have excellent academic credentials, strong writing and analytical skills, and ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment. Successful candidate will be a self-starter with the ability to work independently and as part of a team. Must be admitted in California.

Positions at National Health Law Program (Posted 11/13/19)

Senior Attorney:

Staff Attorney:

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission - Case Management Specialist, San Francisco (Posted 11/07/19)

Case Management Specialist - 20-DE-10649104-MJB.pdf

Westlake - Litigation Attorney (Posted 10/31/19)

Westlake Financial Services_Associate Litigation Counsel.pdf

Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP - Mid Level Litigation Associate Attorney (Posted 10/31/19)

Description: A diverse and progressive national law firm, Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP, is looking for a 4-6 year lawyer with experience in all phases of civil litigation, including deposition and motion practice, to join its downtown LA office. Experience in insurance bad faith, health care provider disputes on the insurer/plan side, and/or ERISA civil litigation is a plus, but not required. Qualified candidates will also have credentials from a nationally recognized law school, strong research and writing skills, top quality work product, a commitment to exceptional client service, an interest in business development efforts, and will work well within a team. The Firm offers a competitive benefits package and opportunity for advancement. CA bar license required.

Please submit a cover letter, resume, unofficial transcript and writing sample in confidence by following the link below and clicking the "APPLY" button. Please upload all required documents as one PDF attachment.

McGuireWoods - Government Inv & White Collar Litigation Associate (Posted 10/28/19)


U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission - Senior Officer - Chief Counsel, Washington DC (Posted 10/22/19)

Senior Officer -20-EX-10633003-DMQ.pdf

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission - General Attorney, Washington DC (Posted 10/11/19)

General ATTORNEY - 20-EX-10624993-TS.pdf

Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP - SF Land Use Planner (Posted 10/02/19)

The San Francisco office of Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP, is seeking a highly qualified land use planner or land use paralegal with at least one to two years of relevant experience to join our preeminent land use practice.

Manatt’s land use group works with developers, property owners, builders, investors, contractors, public agencies and nonprofits to guide complex and sensitive projects through an increasingly intricate regulatory process. This position is based in San Francisco; however, the ideal candidate will have some planning/permitting experience throughout the nine Bay Area counties. The ideal candidate will be entrepreneurial and highly motivated to both support and significantly contribute to Manatt’s land use practice.

Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP - LA/OC Privacy & Data Security Associate (Posted 10/02/19)

Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP is seeking a highly qualified associate with two to four years of privacy & data security experience to join our Orange County or Los Angeles office

Ideal candidates will have substantial experience counseling clients on privacy and data security matters, including incident response and investigations, regulatory, and litigation matters. Experience drafting information security and privacy contractual provisions, including warranties and representation, specific indemnities and information security addendums for vendors, and developing ongoing audit and review protocols is a plus. Experience developing proactive programs to comply with federal, state and international cybersecurity and privacy laws and regulations is preferred.

Federal Public Defender (FPD) for the Central District of California (Posted 10/01/19)

Announcement-FPD CAC.PDF

Los Angeles County - Assessment Hearing Officer, Executive Office of the Board of Supervisors (Posted 09/30/19)

CA Department of Justice - Health, Education, Welfare - Los Angeles & San Diego (Posted 09/23/19)

Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles (Posted 09/19/19)

Attorney – Medical Legal Partnership

Attorney – Economic Stability Workgroup

Attorney – Eviction Defense Inglewood

Attorney – Santa Monica Workgroup (Housing & Family Law)

Attorney – Santa Monica Workgroup (Housing)

Attorney – Asian Pacific Islander

Attorney – Self Help Legal Access Center

Sr. Legal Secretary

Legal Secretary

Davis Wright Tremaine (Posted 09/19/19)

Mid-Level Patent Associate (Seattle)

Mid-Level Commercial Litigation Associate (Anchorage)

Mid-Level Traditional Labor Associate (Los Angeles or San Francisco)

Federal Defenders Office - Fresno (Posted 09/17/19)



McGuireWoods (Posted 09/10/19)


LABOR EMPLOYMENT ASSOCIATE - San Francisco 1405.docx

Miller Nash Graham & Dunn LLP - Litigation Associate with Strong Legal Research and Writing Skills — Long Beach (Posted 09/06/19)

The Long Beach, California office of Miller Nash Graham & Dunn LLP ("MNG&D") is seeking a full-time junior associate to join its Commercial Litigation practice. Candidates with exceptional research and writing skills looking to join a collegial office where they will have the opportunity to regularly utilize those skills and be trained and mentored on providing excellent legal service to clients, are preferred.

The ideal candidate will have strong academic credentials and experience conducting legal research and preparing written work product for all phases of litigation. The successful candidate will also possess a 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. Clerkship experience preferred but not required. Membership with the California State Bar required. No outside recruiters, please.

To apply, please submit a cover letter, résumé, writing sample, and law school transcript (unofficial is acceptable) by e-mail to, Attn: Bethany Brown, Director of Legal Talent, Diversity & Inclusion. For recordkeeping, please include the ad source in the subject line of your e-mail (e.g., state bar ad, firm website, etc.).

Nixon Peabody LLP - Senior Employee Benefits Attorney (Posted 09/06/19)

Job Description - Employee Benefits Attorney - Multiple Offices 4844-6071-8243 v.1.doc

Earthjustice - International Ocean Wildlife Attorneys (Posted 09/05/19)

Nixon Peabody LLP - Employee Benefits Attorney (Posted 08/30/19)

Job Description - Employee Benefits Attorney - Multiple Offices 4851-0323-8306 v.1.doc

University of California General Liability Program - Seeking Applications from Qualified Law Firms for Panel of Approved Defense Counsel (Posted 08/29/19)

GL-RFP Announcement and Application for Panel Recruitment.pdf

Federal Defenders Office - Fresno (Posted 08/27/19)



Earthjustice - Associate Attorneys for the California Regional and Clean Energy Programs - San Francisco (Posted 08/16/19)

UCLA School of Law - Tenured or Experienced Tenure-Track Teachers 2019-20 (Posted 08/09/19)

UCLA School of Law - Entry-Level Tenure-Track Positions 2019-20 (Posted 08/09/19)

Oakland City Attorney - Deputy City Attorney II or III Real Estate (Posted 08/09/19)

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission - Senior Officer - Associate Director (Posted 08/01/19)

Senior Officer-Associate Director -19-DE-10565371-DMQ.pdf

Senior Officer-Associate Director -19-EX-10565252-DMQ.pdf

Southern California Chinese Lawyers Association

P.O. Box 711114

Los Angeles, California 90071-1114

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