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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/


Roots & Rebound Re-entry Rights Attorney Position in San Bernardino (Posted 02/15/19)

Root Rebound Reentry Attorney San Bernardino.pdf


Federal Defenders Office Fresno - Assistant Federal Defender (Posted 02/12/19)

Amended.AFD.Fresno.pdf


Office Manager – USC Career Center (Posted 02/11/19)

https://usc.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/ExternalUSCCareers/job/Los-Angeles-CA---University-Park-Campus/Office-Manager---USC-Career-Center_REQ20070562


Deputy City Attorney V – Oakland Police Departmental Counsel (Posted 02/05/19)

The Oakland City Attorney’s Office seeks a well-qualified, highly motivated attorney to serve as departmental counsel (“DC”) for the Oakland Police Department (“OPD”) as a Deputy City Attorney V (“OPD-DC”).

The ideal candidate should have significant experience advising and representing public entities – including law enforcement agencies – as well as litigation experience. The Deputy City Attorney V is the most advanced and highest level classification in the Deputy City Attorney series.

OPD-DC must advance the City’s and the City Attorney Office’s commitment to transparency, fairness and respectful policing.

For more information and the full announcement, go to: http://www.oaklandcityattorney.org/AboutUs/job_ops.html


Inner City Law Center - Homeless Veterans Project Staff Attorney (Posted 02/04/19)

ICLC_Homeless_Veterans_Project_Staff_Attorney.pdf


New Associate Opportunities at DWT (Posted 02/02/19)

Mid to Senior-Level Employee Benefits Associate (Portland/Seattle/Bellevue)

Junior to Mid-Level Energy Associate (San Francisco)

Mid-Level Employment Associate (Los Angeles)


SoCalGas - Assistant General Counsel – Litigation (Posted 02/04/19)

SoCalGas is seeking an experienced litigation attorney to lead the Litigation Section of the Company’s Law Department and to represent the Company and manage outside counsel in litigation matters. The position is based in Downtown Los Angeles. Must apply at www.socalgas.com/careers, #18-40261. Any inquiries, please email SoCalGas Legal Department Office Manager, Marivel Munoz, at MMunoz@semprautilities.com.


Corporate, M&A and Securities Associates (Posted 01/31/19)

The Los Angeles office of Blank Rome LLP has an opening for a corporate associate with 3-6 years of experience. Candidates are required to have experience in broad-based general corporate matters, as well as in the mergers and acquisitions area. Securities law knowledge is preferred, but not required, and some experience in real estate transactional work is a plus. Excellent writing skills are a must. This associate will support our business transactional practice groups. Candidates must be self-motivated, confident, personable team players and have outstanding professional credentials. Admission to CA Bar is required.

Please submit resumes to Mike Margolis at mmargolis@blankrome.com and Christi Styles at cstyles@blankrome.com.


Deputy Attorney General - Charitable Trusts - Los Angeles (Posted 01/31/19)

https://jobs.ca.gov/CalHrPublic/Jobs/JobPosting.aspx?JobControlId=141587


Disability Rights California - Staff Attorney (Posted 01/23/19)

Staff Attorney 1 Sensory Disabilities.docx


Immigration Litigator Seeking Dependable Bilingual Chinese Immigration Law Clerk (Posted 01/22/19)

Mandarin Speaking Law Clerk Job Posting.docx


Job Announcement: Deputy City Attorney III or IV General & Complex Litigation Division (Posted 01/17/19)

The Office of the Oakland City Attorney seeks a well-qualified individual for a Deputy City Attorney III or Deputy City Attorney IV position in the General and Complex Litigation Division of the Office of the City Attorney. Significant litigation experience including writ and appellate experience is desirable for the position of Deputy City Attorney III or Deputy City Attorney IV with placement depending on experience.

http://www.oaklandcityattorney.org/AboutUs/job_ops.html


Job Announcement: Deputy City Attorney V General & Complex Litigation Division (Posted 01/17/19)

The City Attorney’s Office seeks a well-qualified, highly motivated attorney to serve as Deputy City Attorney V (DCA V) and supervise attorneys in 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.

http://www.oaklandcityattorney.org/AboutUs/job_ops.html


Public Health Institute (PHI) is seeking an experienced Chief Legal Counsel (CLC) (Posted 01/04/19)

https://www.phi.jobs/postings/6324


California Coastal Commission - Chief Counsel (Posted 01/03/19)

Chief Counsel 12 2018.pdf


Oakland City Attorney - Neighborhood Law Corps Attorney (Posted 01/07/19)

The Office of the Oakland City Attorney seeks a highly qualified, innovative, and community-oriented attorney who is interested in public service for the position of Neighborhood Law Corps Attorney. The Neighborhood Law Corps (NLC) is a unique, innovative, and award-winning community law program that focuses on proactive, neighborhood-based, and community-directed lawyering. California Bar required.

More information: http://www.oaklandcityattorney.org/AboutUs/job_ops.html


Appellate Court Attorney D/Senior Appellate Attorney - Judicial Council of California - Court of Appeal, 4th Ds. Div 3 (Posted 01/04/19)

https://careers.jud.ca.gov/psp/recruit1/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&SiteId=1&FOCUS=Applicant&JobOpeningId=4897&PostingSeq=2


Employment Practices Attorney (Posted 12/26/18)

The California office of Cruser, Mitchell, Novitz, Sanchez, Gaston & Zimet, a medium-sized national insurance litigation defense firm, seeks an associate attorney with 6 to 10 years of experience in employment practices litigation, defense-side preferred but not required. The ideal candidate will possess thorough and up-to-date knowledge and experience with claims of harassment, discrimination and wrongful termination, as well a thorough understanding of wage and hour claims, PAGA and class action litigation. The candidate should have extensive law and motion experience and at least some trial experience. Please do not submit resumes without the foregoing, verifiable, experience. Email resume & salary requirements to cnavarro@cmlawfirm.com. No resumes will be considered without at least a required salary range.


Federal Public Defender’s Office for the Central District of California - Trial and Capital Habeas Units (Posted 12/21/18)

https://www.fpdcdca.org/careers/current-openings/


Attorney jobs at Metropolitan Water District of Southern California (Posted 12/20/18)

https://metrowater.hodesiq.com/job_detail.asp?JobID=5572012


University of California Professional Medical and Hospital Liability Program - UC Los Angeles Medical Center Panel of Approved Defense Counsel (Posted 12/14/18)

Announcement and App for UCLA Panel RFP 2018-2019 4851-9578-1506 v.1 (4819-3478-2082.2).pdf


Public Finance Attorney - Nixon Peabody LLP (Posted 12/12/18)

Job Description - PBFN LA Attorney.doc


Experienced Attorney – Employment and Labor Law (Posted 12/11/18)

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.


Litigation Associate (Posted 12/11/18)

Parker, Milliken, Clark, O’Hara & Samuelian, a P.C., a 105-year old Downtown Los Angeles firm, is looking for an associate with one to three years’ experience. The associate will initially gain experience in a variety of practice areas, but there will be an emphasis on litigation. Candidates should have a law school class ranking of top 25%. Journal experience is desirable. Entrepreneurial and business skills are a plus.

If you wish to be considered for a position, please send a cover letter, resume, and transcript to associateposition@pmcos.com.


Trusts & Estates Associate (Posted 12/11/18)

Parker, Milliken, Clark, O’Hara & Samuelian, a P.C., a 105-year old Downtown Los Angeles firm, is looking for an associate with two to three years’ experience for its Trusts & Estates Department. Prior trusts & estates experience is required. Candidates should have a law school class ranking of top 25%. Journal experience is desirable. Entrepreneurial and business skills are a plus.

If you wish to be considered for a position, please send a cover letter, resume, and transcript to associateposition@pmcos.com.


Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles (Posted 12/05/18)

Law Clerk – API: http://lafla.org/about-us/employment-and-fellowships/attorney-asian-pacific-islander-api-community-outreach-project-2/

Attorney – API: http://lafla.org/about-us/employment-and-fellowships/attorney-asian-pacific-islander-api-community-outreach-project/

Managing Attorney – API: http://lafla.org/about-us/employment-and-fellowships/managing-attorney-api/


Litigation Associate with Strong Legal Research and Writing Skills – Long Beach, California (Posted 11/27/18)
 
The Long Beach, California office of Miller Nash Graham & Dunn LLP ("MNG&D") is seeking a full-time commercial litigation associate with exceptional research and writing skills who is 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.
 
The ideal candidate will have strong academic credentials and extensive 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 strongly preferred.  Membership with the California State Bar required.
 
To apply, please submit as one PDF: A cover letter, résumé, law school transcript (unofficial is acceptable), and 2-3 substantive legal writing samples 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.).


United States Attorney’s Office - Assistant United States Attorneys - Criminal and National Security Divisions (Posted 11/21/18)

The United States Attorney’s Office in the Central District of California is hiring is Assistant United States Attorneys (AUSAs) for the Criminal and National Security Divisions. AUSAs in the Criminal Division prosecute federal cases in the Central District of California and advise federal law enforcement agents on investigations, present cases to the grand jury, try cases before the United States District Court, and represent the United States in criminal appeals before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. AUSAs in the National Security Division are responsible for combatting national security and cyber security threats facing our region and our nation. The Office is also interviewing for AUSAs in the Criminal Appeals Section of the Criminal Division. AUSAs in the Criminal Appeals Section supervise or handle all of the Office's matters before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, comprising approximately 300 appellate briefs and 110 oral arguments per year. For information regarding current job opportunities at the United States Attorney’s Office, please visit the attached website.

https://www.justice.gov/usao-cdca/employment/attorneyslawyers


Complex Commercial Disputes Contract Attorney - Nixon Peabody LLP (Posted 11/21/18)

Job Description - CCD Contract Attorney - SF.doc


Health Law Associate - Hooper, Lundy & Bookman, P.C. (Posted 11/19/18)

Hooper, Lundy & Bookman, P.C., a leading national healthcare law firm, has an immediate need for a litigation associate with 2-5 years’ experience to join one of its California offices (San Francisco, Los Angeles or San Diego). The position will have a primary focus on healthcare litigation, and the ideal candidate will have a strong interest in health law and policy, with demonstrated ability to handle multiple deadlines and a diverse case load. The position requires the ability to independently manage client relationships and collaborate effectively with attorneys across different offices. Prior healthcare law experience preferred. Applicants must possess outstanding academic credentials and superior writing, advocacy and communication skills. The firm offers a highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications, experience, and productivity. Please submit cover letter, transcript and resume to Julia Enamorado at jenamorado@health-law.com

http://www.health-law.com/careers-recruiting-openings.html


Labor & Employment Associate - Nixon Peabody LLP (Posted 11/15/18)

Job Description - LABR Associate - SF.docx


Corporate Associate - Nixon Peabody LLP (Posted 11/09/18)

Job Description - CORP Associate - LA or SF 4846-4653-7338.doc


Staff Attorney or Senior Staff Attorney at Justice in Aging (Posted 11/08/18)

http://www.justiceinaging.org/staff-attorney-or-senior-staff-attorney-oakland-or-los-angeles-office/


Inner City Law Center - Staff Attorney - Slum Housing Litigation (Posted 11/07/18)

ICLC_Slum Housing Litigation Staff Attorney.pdf


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