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Advancing Justice-LA Job Openings (Litigation Director, SAFE Staff Attorney, VP of Admin, HR Manager) (Posted 01/23/21)

Federal Public Defender's Office - Trial Attorney (Central District of California) (Posted 01/21/21)

2021 Los Angeles Trial Attorney Position.pdf

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission - Attorney Adviser (Washington DC) (Posted 01/19/21)

Habeas Corpus Resource Center (Posted 01/21)

ATTY 0120.pdf

Public Defender Office - Assistant Federal Defender (Sacramento, California) (Posted 01/15/21)


Lee Anav Chung White Kim Ruger & Richter LLP (Posted 01/15/21)

A dynamic boutique business litigation firm in downtown Los Angeles seeks Litigation Associate Attorney with two to seven years of experience in sophisticated, complex business litigation. Candidate must have a strong work ethic, be a quick learner, and able to work independently in a fast paced and collegial environment.

Candidate must have demonstrated excellent writing, analytical, research, and communication skills. MUST be authorized to work in U.S. MUST be admitted to California bar. MUST provide resume, writing sample, law school transcript and salary requirements.

Send resume and materials to:

Public Counsel (Posted 01/14/21)

Staff Attorney for the Consumer Rights & Economic Justice Project

Staff Attorney for the Children’s Rights Project

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission - Supervisory General Attorney (Washington DC) (Posted 01/14/21)

General Counsel’s Office of the Securities and Exchange Commission - Attorney - General Litigation Group (Posted 01/13/21)

The General Counsel’s Office of the Securities and Exchange Commission seeks attorney to join our General Litigation Group. We are seeking an attorney to review and analyze Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) and Privacy Act appeals and draft decision letters to respond to those appeals; handle FOIA litigation; coordinate the SEC’s response to third-party subpoenas for testimony and production of documents; draft motions to quash or defend motions to compel as necessary; and perform legal research regarding the FOIA, the Privacy Act, privileges, and other related matters.

OGC is committed to promoting diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunities. That commitment is critical to attracting and retaining talent with the mix of skills and expertise needed to accomplish our mission.


All applicants must possess the following:

  • J.D. or LL.B. degree;
  • Active membership of the bar in good standing in any state, territory of the United States, the District of Columbia, or the commonwealth of Puerto Rico; and
  • To be considered at the following pay levels:
  • SK-13 - Two years post J.D. experience as a practicing attorney, one year of which relates to FOIA or to handling subpoenas. Salary range: $113,533 – $190,442.
  • SK-12 - One year post J.D. experience as a practicing attorney. Preferred experience includes writing critical motions or opinions. Salary range: $95,470 – $160,155.

Please submit the following materials to

  • Resume; and
  • Cover letter outlining your relevant background and experience.

Questions: Allan Capute (202) 551-5122.

Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles (Posted 01/12/21)

Attorney – Eviction Defense

Attorney – Renters Small Claims

Volunteer Coordinator – Right to Counsel

Supervising Attorney

Legal IT Manager

Attorney – Supporting Families

Attorney – Right to Counsel

Disability Rights California (Posted 01/11/21)

Staff Atty 1 IDD Job Flyer - Law Job Boards.pdf

Supervising Attorney ACE PG 12.23.2020 - Law Job Boards.pdf

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission - Supervisory Paralegal Specialist (Philadelphia, PA) (Posted 01/08/21)

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission - General Attorney (Los Angeles, CA) (Posted 01/08/21)

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission - Trial Attorney (Salt Lake City UT) (Posted 01/03/21)

Corporate Counsel - Panda Express Family Office (Posted 01/03/21)

Attorney with 3 to 5 years of experience in corporate legal or real estate legal.

Will work for the family office/private investment vehicle of owners of Panda Express in the following areas: alternative investments, real estate finance, estate planning, and general corporate law.

Please email your resume to Will Mak, Senior Corporate Counsel at

CFT Corporate Counsel 20201229.pdf

Office of the Oakland City Attorney - Deputy City Attorney V - General and Complex Litigation Division (Defense) (Posted 12/24/20)

OCA Deputy City Attorney V (Litigation) Announcement 12 2020.pdf

Health Services Senior Counsel - UCLA Health (Posted 12/22/20)

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission - General Attorney Positions - New York, NY (Posted 12/15/20)

Akerman - Litigation Associate (Posted 12/11/20)

Associate with 3 to 5 years of experience to work in the area of complex litigation including real estate litigation, business and commercial disputes, breach of contract, class action, insurance, insurance coverage, and insolvency litigation. Excellent legal writing and analytical skills, as well as significant federal and state court experience, are required. Must possess a JD from an ABA accredited law school, along with excellent writing and analytical skills and be a member of the California State Bar.

Please email your resume and writing sample to Alicia Hou -

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission - Division of Corporation Finance (Posted 12/11/20)

Inner City Law Center (Posted 12/10/20)

Eviction Defense Staff Attorney Job Announcement.docx

ICLC Staff Attorney Job Announcement - Disability Benefits Hearing Program.pdf

Perkins Coie - Labor & Employment - Associate Attorney - Midlevel to Senior (Posted 12/08/20)

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission - SUPERVISORY ATTORNEY-ADVISER - Washington DC (Posted 12/02/20)

HKM Employment Attorneys LLP (Posted 11/30/20)

HKM Employment Attorneys LLP - LA Post.docx

Senior Counsel, Litigation - University of California, Office of the President (Posted 11/23/20)

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Nixon Peabody LLP (Posted 11/18/20)

Job Description - CCD Associate - SF 4830-8364-6930 v.1.doc

Job Opportunities at Neighborhood Legal Services of Los Angeles County (Posted 11/16/20)

Disaster Legal Service Attorney.pdf

RTC Eviction Defense Attorney.pdf

Staff Attorney Bankruptcy Consumer.pdf

Staff Attorney NLSLA Innovations Project.pdf

Senior Corporate Paralegal - Panda Express Family Office (Posted 11/06/20)

CFT Senior Corporate Paralegal 20201026.docx

Oakland City Attorney's Office - Neighborhood Law Corps Attorney (Posted 11/03/20)

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. 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. This is a 2-year at-will position, California Bar required.

Oakland City Attorney's Office - Fellowship Host (Posted 11/03/20) (Posted 11/03/20)

The Oakland City Attorney’s Office is accepting applications for third-year law students and lawyers completing judicial clerkships or other fellowships who are able to secure funding (e.g., through their law school or a foundation) to work with its Community Lawyering and Civil Rights Unit and/or its Neighborhood Law Corps (“NLC”) starting in 2021. The City cannot provide independent funding to fellows, but will host and rely on fellows as full members of the team.

Oakland City Attorney's Office - Deputy City Attorney II or III—General & Complex Litigation (Posted 11/03/20)

The Office of the City Attorney seeks a well-qualified individual for a Deputy City Attorney II or Deputy City Attorney III 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 II or Deputy City Attorney III with placement depending on experience.

Oakland City Attorney's Office - Deputy City Attorney II or III—Labor & Employment (Posted 11/03/20)

The Oakland City Attorney’s Office seeks a well-qualified individual with expertise in labor and employment law to work on a wide range of personnel matters across a variety of City’s departments, including an ongoing opportunity to work on matters directly impacting police accountability and public-safety reform.

Oakland City Attorney's Office - Deputy City Attorney II or III— General Public Safety, Rent, & Code Enforcement (Posted 11/03/20)

The City Attorney’s Office seeks a well-qualified individual with knowledge and expertise in municipal law to work in practice areas including code enforcement, public nuisance, administrative hearings, rent regulation, and other practice areas that may include, but not be limited to, affirmative litigation, constitutional issues (due process, equal protection, privileges & immunities) and providing advice on a wide range of issues.

Nixon Peabody LLP (Posted 11/03/20)

Job Description - HLTH Associate - LA 4849-6974-8176 v.1.doc

Job Description - HLTH Associate- Multi-Office 4840-5263-7136 v.1.docx

Job Description - IP Associate - DC CHI SF 4847-9118-1264 v.1.doc

Disability Rights California - Supervising Clients’ Rights Advocate (Posted 10/28/20)

Supervising Clients' Rights Advocate - Law Job Board 10.2020.pdf

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission - Senior Officer - Associate General Counsel (Posted 10/26/20)

Nemiroff & Cohen, LLP. - Full Time Associate (Posted 10/24/20)

Looking for a full-time associate with 2-3 years of family law experience preferred, in a busy family law office. Candidate must be able to write well and be self-motivated. The job includes communicating with clients, preparing/responding to discovery, preparing Declarations of Disclosure, preparing/responding to Requests for Order and court appearances. Ultimately, and as the associate gains more experience, I want the associate to be able to handle the case from beginning to end.

Send resume and transcript to Gail Cohen

Tyson & Mendes - Associate Attorney (Posted 10/09/20)

Associate Attorney JD.pdf

Office of the Oakland City Attorney - Neighborhood Law Corps Attorney (Posted 10/07/20)

Neighborhood Law Corps Announcement (Oct 2020).pdf

Foley & Mansfield, PLLP - Attorney (Posted 10/07/20)

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission - Division of Corporation Finance (Posted 10/05/20)

Senior Counsel Job Posting at University of California, Los Angeles (Posted 10/01/20)

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