Chief Campus Counsel, UC Berkeley
UC Berkeley is seeking a senior leader who has solid experience working on legal issues affecting major public research universities and in providing sophisticated legal advice in a broad range of areas. The Chief Campus Counsel will maintain a significant individual legal portfolio and lead a small team of legal colleagues and staff. We are looking for candidates who have approximately 15 years of complex,
high-level legal experience, experience managing attorneys, and membership in the State Bar of CA (or are willing to pass the July 2018 CA bar exam). The recruitment announcement and position description can be found here: https://evcp.berkeley.edu/search-announcement-chief-campus-counsel
Deputy City Attorney III or IV Real Estate - Oakland City Attorney's Office
The City Attorney's Office seeks a seasoned real estate attorney with significant expertise in development and/or transactional aspects of real estate to fill the position of Deputy City Attorney III or Deputy City Attorney IV, depending on experience. The ideal candidate will fill a position in the City Attorney's Real Estate Unit and will advise the City's Real Estate Department on varied transactional work related to the sale, acquisition and lease of property; the City's Economic Workforce Development Department on varied work related to the development and other disposition of City property; or a combination of both, depending on qualifications. The City Attorney may assign the selected attorney to new, additional or different duties or practice areas in either litigation or transactional work in the future. Open until filled. For more information and the full application, go to: http://www.oaklandcityattorney.org/AboutUs/job_ops.html
State of California OAG Opportunities
The Office of the Attorney General is seeking to fill attorney positions throughout the State of California. Click the link below for a PDF listing of the most current Deputy Attorney General series vacancies. If you are interested in applying, postmark your application on or before the deadline. You can review the job announcements for each vacancy by clicking on the hyperlinks under the "Link" column. Click here for PDF listing. (Posted 1/12/18)
Deputy Attorney General in the Appeals, Writs, and Trials Section
The California Department of Justice has openings for a Deputy Attorney General in the Appeals, Writs, and Trials Section. Don't miss the opportunity to represent the People of California in criminal cases in all levels of state and federal courts! If you have excellent written and oral advocacy skills, come join our team of attorneys dedicated to ensuring justice for all.
San Francisco Office:
San Diego Office: https://goo.gl/AfXMAE
Senior Counsel Position available at University of California, Office of the President
Reporting to the Deputy General Counsel, Employment, Labor and Benefits, the Senior Counsel provides advice to clients regarding risk assessment and liability, independently handling a full range of legal matters and projects in the employee benefits area. Quick link for more information: jobs.ucop.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=60163
AAA (LA) Seeks Senior Trial Attorney, Insurance Defense
Automobile Club of Southern California - Los Angeles seeks dynamic trial counsel to represent & defend insureds in personal injury & property damage lawsuits, with an emphasis on high exposure cases. The experienced trial litigator can flourish in this position with a legendary company. Ideal candidate will have significant trial & insurance defense experience, or similar background. Great benefits, including pension, matching 401k & insurance packages. Join AAA & put your litigation & customer service skills to work in a supportive environment. Email resume, firstname.lastname@example.org. For a complete job description visit:
aaa.com/careers - job number 12818. EOE (Posted 12/18/17)
AAA (LA) Seeks Litigation Attorney, Insurance Defense
Automobile Club of Southern California - Los Angeles. We are looking for enthusiastic litigators to represent & defend insureds in personal injury & property damages lawsuits, including some high exposure cases. Will have the opportunity to develop trial skills in this position with a legendary company. Ideal candidate will have minimum 2 years insurance defense experience, or a similar background. Some jury trial experience preferred. We provide great benefits, including pension, matching 401k & insurance packages. Come join us & put your litigation & customer service skills to work in our supportive environment. Email resume, email@example.com. For a complete job description visit aaa.com/careers - job number 16412. EOE (Posted 12/18/17)
Automobile Club of Southern California Seeks an In-House Employment Litigator, Costa Mesa, CA
The Automobile Club of Southern California, part of the AAA federation, is seeking an employment litigator to join its in-house counsel team located in Costa Mesa, CA. This is an exciting opportunity that will allow the successful candidate to: (1) first-chair single plaintiff employment cases in arbitration hearings; and (2) provide advice and counsel to internal clients. The Auto Club's benefits include pension and 401(k) matching contribution. Apply online at: http://careers.calif.aaa.com/job/7715034/litigation-counsel-iii-employment-costa-mesa-ca/, or email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. (Posted 12/18/17)
Davis Wright Tremaine LLP Seeks Transactional Real Estate Attorney (WA)
The Real Estate and Land Use Practice Group in the Seattle office of Davis Wright Tremaine LLP seeks a transactional real estate associate attorney with a minimum of three years' experience with commercial real estate transactions, including acquisitions and sales, leasing, finance, real estate joint ventures and land development projects. Prior law firm experience is preferred. This is a great opportunity for a confident, self-motivated individual with a demonstrated ability to handle matters independently and a desire to assist our client teams in more complex transactions. To apply, please go to DWT Career Page and upload a cover letter addressed to Bahareh Samanian, Sr. Mgr. Atty. Recruiting Initiatives, resume, law school transcript and a relevant writing sample, 5-10 pages in length.
Inner City Law Center Seeks Directing Attorney
Inner City Law Center (ICLC) is a nonprofit law firm on Skid Row. The center combats slum housing and develops strategies to end homelessness. Founded on the fundamental principle that every person should always be treated with dignity and respect, their professional staff of 55 (including 30 attorneys) fights for justice for low-income tenants, working-poor families, people who are disabled or homeless, people living with HIV/AIDS, and homeless veterans. Priority will be given to applications received by December 22, 2017. However, applications will be accepted until the position is filled. More info (PDF)
Pathway Capital Management, LP Seeks Mid-Level In-House Counsel
Pathway Capital Management, LP, headquartered in Irvine, California, is a leading global private equity fund manager currently seeking a mid-level in-house counsel. Ideal candidates will possess approximately 6 or more years of experience in corporate law primarily focused on private equity fund transactions, M&A transactions and/or crafting partnerships agreements. Additional considerations include experience with Investment Advisers Act compliance and partnership taxes.
Candidates must possess a JD from an accredited law school and be a member in good standing with the California State Bar. To learn more or to apply for this position, click here. For more information on Pathway Capital Management, please visit www.pathwaycapital.com . Interested individuals should contact David Tosches email@example.com. (Posted 12/8/17)
PLC Pro Bono Case List
The Public Law Center (PLC) has an ongoing (as of January 10, 2018) case list for individuals in need of pro bono representation. The PLC staff can answer any questions you may have related to your case to support you in your pro bono representation; locate a mentor to help you; supply you with samples and manuals (some case types excluded); provide translation support in Spanish and Vietnamese; and arrange for office space for you to meet with your client at PLC. For questions contact: Leigh Ferrin 714.541.1010, extension 290. Visit the PLC website Volunteer page.
Department of Justice Attorney Vacancies
Click the link below for an updated list of current attorney vacancies at the United States Department of Justice. All interested applicants are encouraged to apply; however, please note that due to temporary funding restrictions the DOJ may not be able to fill all of the currently advertised positions.
To learn more about Justice and legal careers available, please visit the DOJ website at www.justice.gov/careers/legal/.
In addition, every year over 1,800 volunteer legal interns serve in DOJ components and U.S. Attorneys' Offices throughout the country. If you are a law student or know any law students who may be interested in a DOJ volunteer internship, please review the many opportunities featured at