Employment Opportunities

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Associate Attorney, The Law Offices of Paul Grosso, Elmwood Park, NJ

Deadline: Open until filled.

Experience: Must have 2+ years personal injury experience, or judicial clerkship.

Description: 

Established plaintiff’s personal injury firm looking to add a lawyer.  Must be ready to litigate and try cases. Will be mentored by a Certified Civil Trial Attorney. E-mail resume and cover letter: pgrosso@lawgrosso.com and clark@lawgrosso.com


L.A. Superior Court Law Clerk (Bar Member and Non-Bar Member), Los Angeles, CA

Deadline: Continuous

Description: 

Bar Members apply here. 
Non-Bar Members apply here. 

Interested Armenian Bar Association members may contact us directly for more information before submitting an application at Info@ArmenianBar.org.


Law Clerk/Legal Intern, Dolan Law Firm, Los Angeles, CA

Deadline: Open until filled.

Experience: Our clerkships and legal internships are open to continuing law students with a passion for civil rights, employment law, personal injury and social justice.

Description: 

Dolan Law Firm, a Plaintiff’s firm specializing in civil rights, employment, and personal injury cases, is accepting applications for intern positions in our Los Angeles location. Position will involve extensive research, client contact, and deposition exposure.

The successful candidate will have strong research and writing skills and a demonstrated background in advocacy.

Dolan Law Firm trains the next generation of civil rights, employment, and personal injury lawyers in a year-round law clerk program that engages law students in a dynamic, supportive environment. If you are a law student and share our dedication to plaintiffs’ rights, we encourage you to apply for semester-long positions.

With offices in San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Oakland law clerks are assigned to one of our legal teams and work closely with trial attorneys on trial preparation and individual cases. Assignments include working one-on-one with clients, drafting litigation memos, pleadings, discovery, and motions.

Interested law students may apply directly with us, by emailing daniel.tavares@dolanlawfirm.com.


Paralegal, Dolan Law Firm, Los Angeles, CA

Deadline: Open until filled.

Experience: Our ideal candidate will have a minimum of 3 years litigation experience, paralegal certificate and/or BA degree. You must be familiar with California state practice, as well as know how to find answers regarding court rules and civil procedure. Candidate should be proficient in WordPerfect and MS Office Suite. Knowledge of Abacus, Legal Solutions, and Westlaw a Plus. Must be fluent in Spanish.

Description: 

Dynamic, well established Plaintiff’s law firm is searching for an energetic, experienced self-starter to join a hard-working team in our Los Angeles office. You must be prepared to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment with a sophisticated and growing practice involving general civil litigation. This team member will be responsible for end-to-end litigation support, including routine administrative functions such as handling telephone calls, calendaring, preparing and organizing documents, as well as managing discovery and assisting with trial preparation. This candidate will work closely with three attorneys as well as the legal staff and various attorneys as needed.

Job Duties include but are not limited to:

-Meet with new clients
-Meet with clients to go over discovery
-Draft discovery responses, verifications and draft propounding discovery
-Schedule and set up depositions
-Coordinate with clients and witnesses to set up depositions
-Request medical and billing records
-Correspond with lien providers and funding companies for clients
-Correspond with insurance companies providing them with documents
-Provide updates on client cases to clients and medical and medical providers
-Draft complaints, letters to clients and demand letters
-Work closely with attorneys to discuss their cases
-Draft various filings and motions
-Go to site inspections, set up phone conference and meetings
-Send out welcome letter to new clients and organize client files
-Manage attorney calendars
-Photocopy, scan documents and sort through mail and faxes, send mail and faxes
-Correspond with experts and provide assistance to experts during exam
-Research on Westlaw, Internet
-Research CA Vehicle Code, CCP, CA Practice Guide

This is a full-time, non-exempt position. Some overtime and weekends required. Medical and dental benefits available after 90 day probation period. Commuter checks available.

If this position sounds like the job for you, please send your resume with a cover letter and include your salary requirements to daniel.tavares@dolanlawfirm.com.


Trial Attorney, Federal Public Defender’s Office for the Central District of California, Los Angeles, CA

Deadline: January 18, 2019

Description: 

The Federal Public Defender’s Office for the Central District of California is accepting applications for
full-time attorney positions in its trial unit, stationed in Los Angeles, California. The trial unit is committed
to the pursuit of justice by aggressively advocating in federal court for the constitutional rights and inherent
dignity of individuals who are accused or convicted of crimes and cannot afford their own lawyer. Apply here.


Capital Habeas Attorney, Federal Public Defender’s Office for the Central District of California, Los Angeles, CA

Deadline: January 18, 2019

Description: 

The Federal Public Defender’s Office for the Central District of California is accepting
applications for full-time attorney positions in its Capital Habeas Unit (CHU), stationed in Los
Angeles, California. The CHU advocates for the constitutional rights and inherent dignity of indigent persons sentenced to death. We provide the highest quality representation in post-conviction proceedings through diversity of experience, collaborative and thorough case development, focused litigation strategies, and skilled courtroom advocacy. Apply here.


Litigation Associates, Hooper, Lundy & Bookman, P.C., CA Offices (Los Angeles, San Diego, and San Francisco)

Experience: 2-5 years

Description: 

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 (Los Angeles, San Diego or San Francisco).  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. More information here.


Defense Counsel, University of California Professional Medical and Hospital Liability Program 

Position deadline: January 31, 2019

Description: 

University of California Professional Medical and Hospital Liability Program seeking applications from qualified law firms for UC Los Angeles Medical Center panel of approved defense counsel. Application details here.


Staff Attorney or Senior Staff Attorney, Justice in Aging, Oakland & Los Angeles, CA 

Position deadline: Accepting applications on a rolling basis

Description: 

Full job description here. Justice in Aging seeks an attorney with a strong commitment to elder justice and legal services for older adults to join our organization. The successful candidate will strengthen Justice in Aging’s elder justice initiatives to protect the health and economic security of older Americans, with particular focus on older adults of color, women, those with limited English proficiency, and LGBTQ older adults. The attorney will also play a key role in supporting legal services attorneys and the aging and disability network through the National Center on Law and Elder Rights (NCLER), which Justice in Aging administers under a contract with the Administration for Community Living. The location for this position is Oakland or Los Angeles, CA.

Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the position is filled. Candidate review will begin onNovember 15, 2018. Questions about the position can be directed to Katrina Cohens, kcohens@justiceinaging.org.


Associate Attorney, LawPLA, Downtown, Los Angeles, CA 

Position deadline: Accepting applications on a rolling basis

Experience: 1+ years of litigation experience.

Description: 

The Law Office of Parag L. Amin, P.C. (“LawPLA”), is looking for passionate and affable Associate Attorney with 1+ years of litigation experience to join its fast-paced and fun law practice in Downtown Los Angeles at the US Bank Tower. If you fit that description and are someone who wants to join a fun and results-driven firm, then you should apply.

We primarily handle plaintiff’s side business, employment, wage and hour, personal injury, and real estate litigation. We are passionate about what we do, and we are committed to getting results for our clients. You can see what some of our clients say about us here.

LawPLA is committed to seeing the personal growth and financial success of everyone on the team, and this is an amazing opportunity for someone who wants to learn, grow, and help others. The ideal candidate will be “hungry” for experience and will want to handle diverse and challenging cases. The ideal candidate will also have a life outside of work but be willing to stay at the office longer than a standard 9am to 5pm. The ideal candidate will have the ability to handle their own caseload and will have an interest in meeting others and bringing cases to the firm.

Other traits we are looking for include:

–   the ability to write and research well;

–   the ability to speak articulately;

–   a team-player attitude;

–   a personable and charismatic demeanor;

–    the ability to focus on a single task;

–    the ability to multitask when necessary;

–    ease in working with and learning new technology;

–    an entrepreneurial spirit;

–    growth-minded attitude;

–    the ability to work long hours when necessary (60+ hours/week); and,

–    a goal-driven personality.

The ideal candidate must have a willingness to try cases and trial experience is a major plus. The candidate will be responsible for researching and drafting motions, drafting and responding to discovery, making court appearances, having client interactions, and trying cases either alone or with the firm’s principal.

Those who are interested and fit the qualities above should send (i) a resume, (ii) a short cover letter (less than 1 page), (iii) a writing sample of a pleading and discovery they have drafted to assistant@lawpla.com.

Compensation depends on experience. We are looking for someone who can start as soon as possible.


Inner City Law Center, Multiple positions, Los Angeles, CA

Position deadline: Accepting applications on a rolling basis

Description: 

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/


Three Positions, One Justice

Pro Bono Justice Program Director (Los Angeles)

Healthy Nonprofits Program Director (San Francisco)

Senior Staff Attorney (San Francisco) Pro Bono Clinics and Immigration Response

Description: 

OneJustice is an innovative and award-winning nonprofit that brings life-changing legal help to those in need by transforming the civil legal aid system. OneJustice works statewide to build the capacity of all components of California’s civil legal aid system to meet the legal needs of local communities and to ensure the availability of services statewide. The organization has three core program areas: (1) Healthy Nonprofits, which ensures legal services organizations have the business and management skills needed to survive and thrive; (2) Pro Bono Justice, which expands legal services for Californians in need by developing and staffing innovative and effective pro bono projects with law schools, firms, and businesses around the state; and (3) Californians for Legal Aid, which advocates for California legal services nonprofits on federal public policy and funding issues. More information about OneJustice is available at www.OneJustice.org.


Associate Attorney, Encino, CA (Construction Litigation)

Position deadline: Accepting applications on a rolling basis

Experience: 1-2 years

Description: 

Small law firm based in Encino has an opening for an associate attorney who is interested in working in construction litigation matters, including public works and commercial construction disputes.  New admits or attorneys with 1 or 2 years of experience are welcome to apply.   Strong writing skills are a plus, as is any experience in construction.  Please email resumes and cover letters to armenak@raisinkavcioglu.com.


Staff Counsel of the Mountains Recreation and Conservation Authority (MRCA), Los Angeles, CA

Position deadline: Open until filled

Description: Information on how to apply here.


Workers’ Compensation Attorney, Burbank, CA

Position deadline: Open until filled

Experience: Willing to train

Description: 

Small, growing Burbank Workers’ Compensation firm (4 attorneys) seeks attorney to defend depositions and attend hearings. Pay commensurate with experience. Email cover letter and resume to minas@nordanyanlaw.com.


California Courts Need More Interpreters!

More information on how to apply here.

Paralegal, Glendale, CA

Experience: Minimum 3 years civil litigation experience.

Description:
Small boutique Glendale law firm (6 attorneys) seeks Civil Litigation Paralegal/legal secretary with some Executive Assistant duties. Good pay commensurate with ability and experience, decent hours, and excellent work environment. Submit resume to diane@ourfalianlaw.com.

Civil Litigation Associate, Downtown Glendale, CA 

Position deadline: Continuous

Description:

Civil litigation firm in Glendale, CA looking to hire associate with civil litigation experience. Email resume and cover letter to laesquire@gmail.com.


In-House Legal Counsel (Court Counsel), Los Angeles Superior Court

Position deadline: Continuous

Description:

Click here to apply.


Adjunct Professor, Glendale University College of Law

Description:

Wonderful opportunity to reconnect with the intellectual aspect of law while participating in the development of your students.  More info here.


Special Investigator, Los Angeles County Department of Transportation 

Description:

Under the general direction of a Supervising Special Investigator or Deputy Chief Counsel this position is an investigator for the Legal Division and will be responsible for the most sensitive and complex investigations, detecting or obtaining evidence by employing the most appropriate investigative techniques in defense of lawsuits and claims against the Department; in addition the Special Investigator is responsible for establishing procedures and other recommendations to management to ensure the accountability and integrity of the investigative process. This position does not have peace officer authority pursuant to Penal Code Section 830 et seq.  See position duty statement and application instructions: https://jobs.ca.gov/CalHrPublic/Jobs/JobPosting.aspx?JobControlId=117684


In House Counsel, Long Island Boutique Firm

Position deadline: Open until filled

Description:

Long Island Business seeks commercial in-house counsel with both state and federal court experience.  Excellent writing & research skills to handle contract, collection, employment, labor, and commercial litigation.  Salary commensurate with experience.  Send cover letter and resume to ajcaro@arrowsecurity.net (cc’ing sogulluk@hineogulluk.com).


Corporate/Securities Associate, Moomjian, Waite & Coleman

Position deadline: Open until filled

Experience: 2+ years

Description:

Moomjian, Waite & Coleman is a boutique firm based in Long Island, New York with a high quality practice representing public companies, larger private companies, private equity, etc. Please see our Website: www.mwcllp.com. The candidate must have at least two years of experience in corporate/securities work: mergers and acquisitions (an absolute must), financings and SEC filings. The person should also be very good at drafting. We are not looking for a litigator.


Unlawful Detainer Attorney (Staff Attorney I), City of L.A. Housing Authority

Position deadline: Open until filled

Experience: Three (3) years of trial experience preferably in the areas of landlord/tenant (unlawful detainer) litigation, including bankruptcy proceedings and criminal law litigation

Description:

Under supervision, provides the Housing Services Department with legal services as may be requested by the Director of Housing Services and others including, but not limited to, full eviction services, staff training, and legal advice as it pertains to Landlord-Tenant, Fair Housing, Reasonable Accommodation and Public Housing laws, both federal and State. May also be required to support Section 8 Program operations including program administration, fraud investigations, assistance with administrative hearings and responding to Writs of Mandamus. MORE DETAILS.

Apply HERE


Associate Attorney, Abramson Labor Group

Position deadline: Open until filled

Experience: 1-4 years

Description:

Abramson Labor Group is currently seeking an Associate Attorney in Los Angeles, California who will contribute to overall success and help secure the bright future of the Firm. Our Los Angeles office is seeking an associate attorney with 1-4 years of experience to handle all aspects of our employment law cases, including, but not limited to, case screening, investigation, discovery, drafting correspondence and demand letters, and communicating with clients and opposing counsel.

The ideal candidate for this position has a strong work ethic, exceptional problem-solving skills and is comfortable working in a detail-oriented and dynamic workplace. We are looking for someone who is an ambitious hard worker willing to work long hours and hit their monthly metrics.

Interviews will be scheduled quickly, local serious candidates only.

Apply HERE


Public Defender, County of Los Angeles

Click HERE for more info.


Public Defender, Sacramento County 

The Public Defender is responsible for managing the goals, objectives, and policies of the department. The County is seeking an experienced manager who is self-directed and results-oriented. Highly qualified candidates will have seven (7) or more years of management, administrative, and legal services experience working for a Public Defender’s Office. Active membership in the State Bar of California is a desirable qualification. The salary range for this position is $190,300 – $209,802 and includes a 3.35% management incentive.

A recruitment brochure (click HERE) is available with further information about the County, the position, and the application process.


City Attorney, City of Merced

If you are considering a career in government law, the City of Merced is hiring a City Attorney.

Merced’s City Attorney’s Office is a well-run full-service legal department with a history of innovation and progress. Merced is a growing and dynamic city in a beautiful, historic and affordable part of California, with access to world class cultural and natural attractions

The salary range is up to $184,500 per year with a CalPERS pension and a generous benefits package. For candidates vested or retired from non-CalPERS retirement systems, this position may offer other retirement advantages.

Click here for more details.


Term Law Clerk to a U.S. Magistrate Judge Designee

Three open positions for Term Law Clerk to a U.S. Magistrate Judge Designee with the Central District of California. Click here for more details.


Associate Attorney, Santa Monica, CA

Position deadline: Open until filled

Description:

Shegerian & Associates, Inc.: Employment litigation firm is looking for a licensed attorney who is an excellent writer with strong work ethic for small plaintiff’s litigation firm in Santa Monica. Need a hard worker with the ability to handle heavy law-and-motion and discovery. Must be responsible, hard working, detail-oriented, and able to multi-task. Prefer attorneys in practice for 2-4 years as we need someone who can hit the ground running. Apply through LinkedIn.


Civil litigation Associate, Downtown, Los Angeles

Experience: 3-6 years (those with more will be considered)

Position deadline: Open until filled

Description: 
Encore Law Group LLP (www.encorelaw.com), an entrepreneurial corporate and litigation law firm based in Downtown Los Angeles, is seeking a civil litigation attorney with 3-6 years’ experience (but those with more experience will be considered).  The focus of this position will be research and writing. 

Candidates must be organized and familiar with all aspects of the litigation process such as court systems and their attendant rules, procedures, and protocols, and enjoy reading and writing.  We are a small firm, so, although research and writing will be the primary function, there will be opportunities for other aspects of litigation (e.g., court appearances and depositions), and plenty of opportunity to interface with clients and opposing counsel.

Candidates must demonstrate effective planning, problem-solving and analytical skills, exercise sound judgment, have the ability to prioritize workload and assignments, possess excellent oral and written communication skills, and have the ability to work in a team environment.

Must be a member in good standing of the State Bar of California to apply. Salary commensurate with experience.  Please send resume and cover letter to adee@encorelaw.com.