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 a listing with links. (Posted 7/13/18)      


University of California, Office of the President - Posting for Senior Counsel, Litigation 

University of California, Office of the President is seeking Senior Counsel, Litigation. The position will involve providing substantial expertise in support of general liability civil litigation; working closely with outside counsel in developing case strategy consistent with University policy and protocols; independently handling a full range of legal matters and projects, including the most complex and those of substantial importance and impact to the University; interpreting complex facts and the law in areas of high ambiguity; providing functional advice to senior managers and campus stakeholders concerning risk assessment, liability, and damages; acting as a liaison among outside counsel, campus counsel, campus risk managers, and other campus constituents; and drafting, reviewing, and revising discovery documents, pleadings, and briefs. For more information: https://jobs.universityofcalifornia.edu/ and input "Senior Counsel, Litigation" in the Keywords section.
(Posted 7/12/18)


Oakland City Attorney's Office -Deputy City Attorney III or IV General Government, Municipal Finance & Tax
The Office of the City Attorney seeks an attorney for the position of Deputy City Attorney III or Deputy City Attorney IV with expertise in the municipal finance, revenue, bonds, taxation, fees and assessments. The incumbent may perform a wide range of duties involving municipal finance, revenue, taxes and fees, formation of special assessment and other districts, preparation of ballot measures, parliamentary procedure, public meetings, public records laws, constitutional law, charter interpretations, and other practice areas. For more information and a full job announcement, go to: http://www.oaklandcityattorney.org/AboutUs/job_ops.html 

(Posted 7/10/18)   


City of Anaheim Deputy City Attorney II Employment Announcement
The City of Anaheim seeks a dynamic and dedicated Deputy City Attorney II for the City Attorney's Office Criminal Prosecution section.  The Deputy City Attorney performs a wide variety of professional legal duties and provides staff assistance to a Senior City Attorney and/or Assistant City Attorney with legal activities involving criminal law and represents the City in criminal law matters. Candidates must possess at least two years of responsible criminal law and criminal trial experience as a licensed attorney and a member of the State Bar of California.  Ideal candidates will possess extensive jury trial experience.

(Posted 7/6/18)     


ICLC Open Positions

Inner City Law Center (ICLC) is a nonprofit law firm on Skid Row, looking for  

extraordinary people to help end homelessness in Los Angeles. Over the next six months, 30 talented and diverse lawyers, paralegals, and other staff will be added to the team. The following positions are available with a priority application deadline of July 15th, although they will continue to accept applications until the positions are filled.   

  • Director of Litigation
  • Homeless Prevention Project Staff Attorney
  • Benefits Advocacy Hearings Staff Attorney
  • Preventing and Ending Homelessness Project Staff Attorney
  • Managing Attorney
  • Benefits Advocacy Staff Attorney
  • Homeless Veterans Project Staff Attorney
  • Slum Housing Litigation Staff Attorney


(Posted 7/5/18)






Mid to Senior-Level Corporate Transaction Associate - Restaurant/Food & Beverage (Portland, Seattle or San Francisco)
Davis Wright Tremaine LLP seeks an exceptional mid- to senior-level associate attorney with strong corporate finance and transactional skills to work directly with the leaders of its nationally-recognized restaurant and food & beverage industry business transactions practices based out of beautiful Portland, Oregon. The forward-thinking and mission-based groups represent the interests of nationally-known, leading, emerging, and mature companies in significant financing and M&A transactions.

(Posted 6/21/18)

Technology Transactions Attorney - Counsel (Seattle)
Davis Wright Tremaine LLP seeks an attorney for its Seattle office with a minimum of ten years' experience in the areas of technology transactions, intellectual property, and related commercial contracts to join its Technology practice, focusing in the areas of software and related high technology. DWT's practice includes working with established companies and emerging company clients in many industries, including advertising, games, enterprise, cloud, software services, FinTech, health, digital media, and emerging technologies.
(Posted 6/21/18)


Oakland City Attorney Seeks DCA V General Government & Finance  

The Office of the City Attorney seeks a top level attorney for the position of Deputy City Attorney V with expertise in municipal law. The attorney likely will supervise attorneys currently in the General Government & Finance Unit and possibly other practice areas. Relevant expertise includes general municipal law practice areas including municipal finance (bonds, taxation, fees, and assessments), public ethics, conflicts of interest, elections, open meetings, public records, parliamentary procedure, public contracting and city charter and constitutional law. Experience in supervising employees, labor/employment, and serving as counsel to City Council committees, boards and commissions is a plus. More info:http://www.oaklandcityattorney.org/AboutUs/job_ops.html 

(Posted 6/13/18) 






PLC Pro Bono Case List
The Public Law Center (PLC) has an ongoing (as of June 19, 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