Employment Opportunities

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Associate Attorney, Encino, CA (Construction Litigation)

Position deadline: Accepting applications on a rolling basis

Experience: 1-2 years


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


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.

Paralegal, Boutique PI Firm, Pasadena, CA

Position deadline: October 18, 2018

Experience: Minimum 2 years civil litigation experience


Boutique Personal Injury law firm in Pasadena seeks a part-time paralegal for assistance with litigation from filing to trial. Position has potential to become full time. Candidate must be familiar with responding to and propounding discovery, writing meet and confers, and motions to compel. Pay commensurate with ability and experience. Please forward resume to Ruben@Vardanyanlawfirm.com

California Courts Need More Interpreters!

More information on how to apply here.

(2) POSITIONS: Principal Law Clerk and Assistant Law Clerk, Supreme Court of the State of New York

Position deadline: September 20, 2018


Note from the Judge: The starting pay depends upon legal experience and any prior work in the Court system.  A rough estimate is $110K (Grade JG-31) for a Principal, and $75K (Grade JG-23) for an Assistant.  The Principal needs at least five years of “relevant experience” (or two years of law clerk experience).  The assistant cannot have graduated from law school more than three years ago and can only stay for three years.  The fringe benefits (health insurance, vacation and sick time, etc.) are excellent.

I am ensconced at 60 Centre Street in Lower Manhattan, the iconic Supreme Court building, presiding primarily over contract and tort cases.  I am looking for people with the ability and desire to (1) carefully read legal documents that often are voluminous and/or complex; research, analyze and discuss legal issues; write draft decisions, opinions, orders, jury charges, correspondence, etc.; and candidly edit my drafts of same; (2) engage with attorneys (a) in disclosure, settlement, and pre-trial conferences; and (b) over various procedural issues; and (3) help administer a small but busy office.

Anyone interested is hereby invited to e-mail or snail-mail me a cover letter; a resume; and a writing sample on a non-arcane topic. 

Arthur F. Engoron, Justice, Supreme Court of the State of New York
60 Centre Street, Room 418 New York, NY 10007

For more information, click here.

Several positions with Inner City Law Center (Nonprofit), Downtown, LA 

Position deadlines: August 19, 2018 (or until positions are filled)


We are looking for extraordinary people to help us end homelessness in Los Angeles. Founded on the fundamental principle that every person should always be treated with dignity and respect, ICLC fights for justice for low-income tenants, working-poor families, people who are disabled or homeless, people living with HIV/AIDS, and homeless veterans. Information and applications on website.

Paralegal, Glendale, CA

Experience: Minimum 3 years civil litigation experience.

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


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


Click here to apply.

Adjunct Professor, Glendale University College of Law


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 


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


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


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


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


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


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

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.