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Job #LocationPractice AreaJob Description
N4506San FranciscoBankruptcySeeking an associate with a demonstrated interest in creditors’ rights (secured creditor preference) and bankruptcy to work in either our downtown Los Angeles or San Francisco offices. The ideal candidate will have 2 – 3 years of commercial litigation, commercial landlord/tenant and loan enforcement experience. Major law firm experience, strong academic record from a respected law school, and strong verbal and written communications skills are also required.
N4507San FranciscoBankruptcySeeking a 1 to 5 year bankruptcy associate (debtor & creditor side). Tasks include the purchase of assets out of bankruptcy; restructuring companies; representing key constituents; handling bankruptcy-related litigation.
N4508San Francisco or Palo AltoCorporateSeeking an attorney with 5 to 7 years of experience for its cross-border M&A and complex transaction practice. The ideal candidate will have strong academic credentials and excellent communication, analytical and writing skills. He/she must have a good understanding of general corporate and M&A principles and transaction structures as well as experience managing large dispersed teams. Candidate will reside in Palo Alto. Must be admitted and a member in good standing of the CA Bar
N4509San FranciscoCorporateSeeking a 2 to 4 year corporate associate. Should have experience with public and private companies. Ideal candidates will have experience representing high growth businesses in connection with financings, mergers and acquisitions and general corporate matters. Candidates will have worked in the corporate department of a national or international law firm, and will have a high level of academic achievement from a nationally recognized law school.
N4510Palo AltoCorporateSeeking associates with three to five years of general corporate experience with public and private companies are encouraged to apply. Ideal applicants will have experience representing high-growth businesses in connection with financings, mergers and acquisitions and general corporate matters. Candidates will have worked in the corporate department of a national or international law firm and will have a high level of academic achievement from a nationally recognized law school.
N4511Palo AltoCorporateSeeking associates with two to three years of general corporate experience with public and private companies are encouraged to apply. Ideal applicants will have experience representing high-growth businesses in connection with financings, mergers and acquisitions and general corporate matters. Candidates will have worked in the corporate department of a national or international law firm and will have a high level of academic achievement from a nationally recognized law school.
N4512Palo AltoCorporateSeeking an attorney with 1-2 years of experience with private equity and M&A experience. Ideal candidates should have excellent drafting, writing and analytical skills, strong attention to detail, organizational, verbal, interpersonal and project management skills Experience drafting entity formation documents, special purpose vehicle
N4513San Francisco or Palo AltoCorporateSeeking a Senior Associate or Special Counsel with 6+ years of Private Equity and M&A experience, including familiarity with general corporate/securities work for high profile portfolio companies. Ideal candidates should have excellent drafting, writing and analytical skills, strong attention to detail, organizational, verbal, interpersonal and project management skills. Extensive experience in drafting and negotiating purchase and merger agreements and other ancillary transaction documents, supervising junior associates, and otherwise meeting the day-to-day requirements of private equity fund and portfolio company clients is expected. The ideal candidate would also play a primary role as corporate counsel to private equity-owned portfolio companies.
N4514San Francisco or Palo AltoCorporateSeeking an attorney with 3-6 years of experience with mergers and acquisitions. Candidates with experience and interest in private equity will be prioritized. Ideal candidates will have strong skills with drafting and negotiating transaction documents, managing client relationships, supervising junior associates, and handling day-to-day demands and work flow requirements of a variety of clients with sophisticated needs.
N4515San Francisco or Redwood ShoresCorporate – Life SciencesSeeking a mid-level associate with 3-4 years of years of relevant experience and technical (science) backgrounds. Strong drafting skills and experience with IP issues and complex agreements strongly preferred.
N4516San Francisco or Palo AltoCorporate – HealthcareSeeking a 6+ year corporate associate years of experience to join its Corporate Group.  The ideal candidate will have healthcare transactional/regulatory experience and also experience in mergers and acquisitions. We are looking for a candidate that is highly motivated and capable of working directly with clients and others on regulatory issues as well as on transactions. We prefer candidates with big law firm experience, immediately transferable skills and strong academic backgrounds from nationally recognized schools.
N4517Walnut CreekCorporateSeeking a mid-level to senior transactional associate attorney with four to seven years transactional experience emphasizing corporate, business, and commercial matters, as well as some familiarity with real estate transactions. The position involves working directly with the firm’s partners in managing a broad-based book of transactional work. Four to seven years of law firm experience. Excellent oral and written communication skills. We are looking for a candidate who is entrepreneurial and a self-starter. The candidate should have a collegial and mutually supportive attitude, and be willing to participate actively in marketing efforts. Excellent partnership prospects for the right candidate. This is an exciting opportunity to join a well-established firm that offers interesting work, great prospects, a collaborative working environment, and competitive benefits.
N4518San Francisco or Menlo ParkCorporateSeeking a 3 to 6 year corporate associate with substantial M&A experience for our Bay Area offices.
N4519San Francisco Corporate – Private EquitySeeking a mid-level associate (J.D. class of 2012 – 2014) to join our Private Equity Group. Candidate must have experience both working in teams and in managing components of transactions independently, with specific experience in a broad range of corporate and transactional matters, including mergers and acquisitions, leveraged , leveraged recapitalizations, growth equity and venture capital transactions and exits and equity compensation, preferably for leading private equity investor clients. Candidate must be proactive, with a strong business sense and the ability to effectively manage internal and external client and counsel relationships.
N4520San FranciscoCorporateSeeking a junior corporate associate, preferable with two to three years of law firm experience advising companies through all stages of their life cycle, including the following areas: entity formation; mergers & acquisitions; drafting operating agreements and partnership agreements; equity and debt financings; and general commercial contracts. The candidate must have strong contract drafting skills and be comfortable taking on challenging assignments in a broad range of business law matters.
N4521San FranciscoCorporateSeeking a junior and mid-level associate. The ideal candidate would have experience with start-ups and emerging growth companies, seed and venture capital financings, public offerings, mergers & acquisitions, and/or underwritings. We are looking for team-oriented and collaborative attorneys that are excited about working with clients in the start-up and venture capital ecosystem.
N4522Redwood CityCorporateSeeking a 2013 to 2016 corporate.
N4523Palo AltoCorporate – M&ASeeking a 4 to 5 year corporate associate with a large or sophisticated mid-size law firm. The candidate should have a focus on public and private company M&A. Experience with either ’34 Act work or venture capital financings, especially technology and life science companies, is preferred. Ability to work with other team members and clients, and “take ownership” of projects, is essential.
N4524San FranciscoCorporateSeeking a highly qualified mid-level corporate associate (class of 2013 – 2015). Candidate must have general experience both working in teams and in managing substantial components of transactions independently, along with specific experience representing technology companies in a broad range of corporate and transactional matters, including early and late-stage venture financings, mergers and acquisitions, and private and public offerings. California bar admission required.
N4525San FranciscoCorporate – Debt FinanceSeeking a 2013 to 2015 debt finance associate. Specific experience to include representing private equity firms, corporate borrowers, hedge funds and/or financial institutions in connection with junior and senior debt financings for leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations and other strategic transactions across a range of industries. California bar admission (or eligibility to obtain admission promptly) required.
N4526San Francisco and Menlo ParkCorporate – Private InvestmentSeeking a highly qualified mid-level associate to join the firm’s Private Investment Funds group. Candidate must have general experience both working in teams and in managing substantial components of transactions independently, along with specific experience representing domestic and international venture capital and private equity funds in structuring, formation and operation, as well as in various transactions such as financings, acquisitions and formation of alternative investment structures. CA bar admission strongly preferred.
N4527San Francisco or Redwood ShoresCorporateSeeking junior and mid-level (2013 to 2016) corporate associates. The ideal candidate would have experience with start-ups and emerging growth companies, seed and venture capital financings, public offerings, mergers & acquisitions, and/or underwritings. We are looking for team-oriented and collaborative attorneys that are excited about working with clients in the start-up and venture capital ecosystem.
N4528Palo AltoCorporateSeeking a 4 to 5 year corporate associate with large or sophisticated mid-size law firm experience. The candidate should have a focus on public and private company M&A. Experience with either ’34 Act work or venture capital financings, especially technology and life science companies, is preferred.
N4529Menlo ParkCorporateSeeking a mid-level associate with a minimum of three years of M&A experience. The ideal candidate will have in-depth experience in: drafting and negotiating purchase agreements and other transaction documents relating to acquisitions of publicly traded and privately held companies; overseeing due diligence investigations of acquisition targets; preparing acquisition-related proxy statements, tender offer documents and information statements; and organizing closings of complex M&A transactions. Applicants should be familiar with the application of the federal securities laws to M&A transactions and with Delaware jurisprudence relating to directors’ responsibilities in the M&A area. Experience in working with technology and life sciences companies is also desirable. Applicants should have a strong work ethic and be comfortable working and interacting with large deal teams on complex transactions. Applicants should also be prepared to devote substantial time to continuing to develop their transactional M&A skills and expertise and to training junior M&A associates. Applicants must also have outstanding writing and analytical skills, top academic credentials and a commitment to excellence.
N4530San FranciscoCorporate – Investment ManagementSeeking a 3 to 6 year corporate associate with experience in investment management. The ideal candidates will have at 3-6 years of experience in drafting and reviewing limited partnership agreements for hedge funds, venture capital funds and private equity funds from both the manager and investor perspective. Candidates should also have experience in negotiating side letters with fund counsel. Candidates must be self-starters who possess the ability to work independently and as part of a team. We require strong academic credentials, excellent communication skills, and a commitment to providing the highest quality client service. Candidates will work closely with experienced lawyers who will provide active mentoring and opportunities to assume increasing levels of responsibility and client contact.
N4531Palo AltoCorporateSeeking a junior to midlevel corporate/M&A associate with a background in emerging growth to join the corporate practice in our dynamic Palo Alto office. We seek candidates with 3 to 6 years of experience in representing emerging growth companies with financings, project development and exit transactions. Experience with mergers and acquisitions, venture capital financings and general corporate counseling is desirable. The ideal candidate will be able to manage M&A and finance transactions, as well as general corporate work with oversight from partners and senior associates. Mandarin language skills and current admission to practice in California are strongly preferred.
N4532Menlo ParkCorporateSeeking a 2 to 4 year corporate associate. Desired experience includes representing emerging growth technology companies through all stages of their life-cycle and serving as “outside general counsel,” day-to-day counseling through direct interactions with senior management, negotiating and advising both issuers and investors with respect to venture capital financings and negotiating strategic transactions and acquisitions. In addition, the candidate should have experience supervising associates and paralegals and managing transactions from start-to finish.
N4533San Francisco or Palo AltoCorporateSeeking a mid-level to senior associate to support the firm’s emerging company and general corporate practices. Candidates should have at least three years of law large firm experience representing companies in mergers and acquisitions and securities transactions and financings, in addition to representation of start-ups and venture capital financings. Excellent academic credentials from a top-tier law school, an entrepreneurial attitude, and California bar admission are also required, though candidates awaiting July 2017 California bar results (with another state bar and 3+ years’ experience) will be considered. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of helping to grow out both an office and a practice area.
N4534San Francisco or Palo AltoCorporateSeeking a mid-level associate to support M&A and private equity practices.  Candidates should have at least three years of large law firm experience representing companies in mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, growth equity investments and financing transactions.  Excellent academic credentials from a top-tier law school, an entrepreneurial attitude, and California bar admission are also required, though candidates awaiting July 2017 California bar results (with another state bar and 3+ years’ experience) will be considered.  Ideally, this position will be based in the Silicon Valley office, but candidates interested in working from the San Francisco office will also be considered.  
N4535San Francisco Corporate – Debt FinanceSeeking a 2 to 5 year debt finance associate. Desired experience includes: structuring, documentation and negotiation of secured and unsecured financing transactions for both borrowers and lenders, including senior, mezzanine and subordinated debt transactions; acquisition financings; and loan workouts. Candidates with leveraged finance experience, particularly in the context of mergers and acquisitions, are preferred.
N4536San Francisco CorporateSeeking 3 to 7 year associates with experience in private equity M&A.
N4537Palo AltoCorporateSeeking a 2 to 5 year corporate associate with experience in private equity M&A.
N4538San FranciscoCorporate – FinanceSeeking a midlevel finance associate with debt finance experience. To work with lender and borrowers clients in the in the healthcare and technology spaces. Applicants should have experience with secured and unsecured lending, including familiarity with UCC secured transactions
N4539San FranciscoCorporateSeeking midlevel lateral associates that have a strong interest in cutting-edge social enterprise and impact investing. The ideal candidates will have four to six years of law firm experience in the following areas: Working with private companies and venture investment; Sophisticated growth equity and late stage financing. Bar Admission in California is preferred but not required.
N4540San FranciscoCorporate – FinanceSeeking a 2014 to 2015 finance associate. The ideal candidates will have 3 – 4 years of law firm experience representing banks, non-banks, lenders, borrowers, private equity sponsors, private companies and impact lenders and companies in a broad range of domestic and international finance transactions, including: working capital lines, letters of credit facilities, acquisition finance, senior secured, mezzanine and subordinated debt transactions; loan workouts and restructurings, impact (socially responsible) lending transactions and other related transactions. Candidates with leveraged finance experience, particularly in the context of mergers and acquisitions (industry-agnostic), are preferred, but candidates with other finance experience will be considered.
N4541San Francisco Corporate – Fund FormationSeeking 3 to 6 year corporate associate for the firm’s Fund Formation practice. Desired experience includes representing fund sponsors and investors in the formation and operation of various types of investment funds, including buyout, venture capital, private equity funds, real estate opportunity funds, real asset funds, funds-of-funds, distressed company funds, infrastructure funds, and hedge funds; Substantive knowledge, deal experience, and/or industry credibility to effectively guide both GPs and LPs through the entire fund formation process; Advising on structural, regulatory, and tax issues, as well as economic terms and fund governance matters; The ability to concisely and effectively communicate complex matters in oral and written form is required; A strong and passionate work ethic, excellent leadership skills and hustle, and a desire to get the job done; Action-oriented interest in taking on increased levels of responsibility for transactions will add to your success on our team. Bar Admission in California will be required.
N4542Palo AltoCorporateSeeking 2 to 6 year corporate associates with significant experience in mergers & acquisitions and/or private equity matters. Must be adept in handling domestic and cross-border transactions, on both the buy and sell-side, in private and public transactions. Must possess a solid understanding of complex structural and corporate issues pertaining to acquisitions, divestitures, strategic alliances, spin-offs, carve-outs, leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations, and tender offers
N4543San Francisco CorporateSeeking 4 to 6 year corporate associates. Must be a high performer with significant experience in mergers & acquisitions and other strategic transactions: adept in handling domestic and cross-border transactions, on both the buy and sell-side, in private and public transactions; possess a solid understanding of complex structural and corporate issues pertaining to acquisitions, divestitures, strategic alliances, spin-offs, carve-outs, leveraged buyouts, recapitalization, and tender offers; the ability to concisely and effectively communicate complex matters in oral and written form is required.
N4544San FranciscoCorporate Seeking a 2 to 3 year corporate associate. The ideal candidate will be a high performer with experience in advising companies across the following areas: Public Company reporting and compliance, capital markets transactions, mergers & acquisitions and other strategic transactions, corporate governance and corporate counseling. You will exercise sound legal and business knowledge in working on a broad spectrum of public company transactions and counseling clients with respect to ongoing matters. Excellent communication skills are key: ability to attentively listen, actively engage, and concisely and effectively communicate complex matters in oral and written form. A strong work ethic, excellent leadership skills, and action-oriented interest in taking on increased levels of responsibility for client matters will add to your success on our team. Bar Admission in California is preferred.
N4545San Francisco or Menlo Park.CorporateSeeking a 3+ year corporate associate with experience in private offerings and general venture capital and emerging company corporate transactions and public company representation and public offerings. Candidates must be highly motivated and possess excellent academic credentials along with superior communication skills. Membership to the State Bar of California is required.
N4546San FranciscoCorporateSeeking a 3 to 5 year associate. Ideal candidate will have experience advising private equity funds and their portfolio companies with respect to sophisticated public or private mergers and acquisitions, growth investments and other similar transactions, as well as general corporate matters.
N4547San FranciscoCorporate – Investment Mgt.Seeking a mid- to senior-level associates (3-7 years of experience) for the firm’s Boston, New York or San Francisco offices to handle matters involving representation of investment companies (open-end funds, closed-end funds and ETFs) in all aspects of their operations. The associates also will work closely with mutual fund boards of directors and should have experience or an interest in working with independent board members.
N4548San FranciscoCorporate – Sec & Pub Co.Seeking a mid to senior level corporate associate. The ideal candidate will have experience in capital markets, corporate governance, and strategic mergers & acquisitions. In particular, candidates should have experience representing corporate issuers and major investment banks in all aspects of equity capital markets financings, mergers and acquisitions and advice to clients on compliance & corporate governance issues in the life sciences and/or technology space.
N4549San FranciscoCorporate – Investment Mgt.Seeking a 2 to 3 year corporate associate to work on investment management and/or corporate transactional and securities law experience.
N4550San Francisco or Palo AltoCorporateSeeking a junior to mid-level corporate associate with experience in emerging companies and venture capital to work in either the San Francisco or Palo Alto office.
N4551San Francisco or Palo AltoCorporateSeeking a 3 to 5 year corporate associate with capital markets/securities experience. Must have top academic credentials, strong analytical abilities, drafting experience and excellent client-relations skills required. Open to candidates wishing to re-locate to Northern California.
N4552San Francisco or Palo AltoCorporateSeeking a highly motivated junior corporate attorney who has exceptional credentials, a great attitude, a strong work ethic and a desire to be part of a team. Qualifications Minimum 1 year; J.D. Open to candidates wishing to re-locate to Northern California.
N4553Palo AltoCorporateSeeking a highly motivated mid-level associate with at least three years of experience in venture capital financings, venture debt and strategic investments by established corporates in emerging businesses and technologies. Knowledge of joint ventures, IP transactions and corporate governance as well as entrepreneurial mindset are positive differentiators. Minimum 3 years, ideally 3-6 years (2012-2015); J.D. Open to candidates outside of California.
N4554San FranciscoCorporateSeeking a highly motivated junior corporate attorney who has exceptional credentials, a great attitude, a strong work ethic and a desire to be part of a team.
N4555San Francisco or Palo AltoCorporateSeeking a motivated midlevel M&A attorney, preferably with at least three years of experience working primarily on M&A transactions. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in M&A along with general corporate and some securities experience. Top academic credentials, strong analytical abilities, drafting experience and excellent client-relations skills required. We are flexible with respect to the candidate’s preferred office location, Palo Alto or San Francisco.
N4556San FranciscoCorporate – Energy/FinanceSeeking a 7+ year real estate attorney to focus on real estate and energy project development matters.
N4557San FranciscoCorporateSeeking a 5 to 6 year mergers and acquisitions with experience in one or more of the areas of private equity, mergers & acquisitions, securities and public finance. Superior academic credentials, excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills required.
N4558San Francisco or Palo AltoCorporateSeeking 4 to 6 year corporate associates with experience in equity capital markets transactions, public reporting compliance for companies ranging in market cap size in excess of $500 million, private equity, mergers and acquisitions, and start-ups and venture capital. Preference for candidates with experience with technology companies. Superior academic credentials, excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills required.
N4559Palo AltoCorporateSeeking a 2 to 3 year corporate associate with experience in one or more of the following areas: public reporting compliance for companies ranging in market cap size in excess of $500 million, private equity, mergers and acquisitions, and start-ups and venture capital. Preference for candidates with experience with technology companies.
N4560San FranciscoCorporateSeeking 3 to 5 year corporate associate with experience in one or more of the following areas: private equity, venture capital, initial public offerings, and mergers & acquisitions. Superior academic credentials, excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills required. This position serves a significant number of clients in the energy and resource innovation sectors, as well as in social and digital media and consumer products industries.
N4561Palo AltoCorporate – Private InvestmentSeeking a Private Investment Fund Associate with 1 – 2 years of experience forming venture, private equity and/or hedge funds. The successful candidate should have experience in drafting and negotiating offering documents, operating and partnership agreements, subscription agreements, investment advisory agreements and side letters. The candidate should also have experience working with relevant issues under the Securities Act, the Investment Company Act and the Investment Advisers Act.
N4562Palo AltoCorporateSeeking 4 to 6 year corporate associate with experience in one or more of the following areas: public reporting compliance for companies ranging in market cap size in excess of $1 billion, mergers and acquisitions, and start-ups and venture capital.  Preference for candidates with experience with technology and/or biotechnology companies. Superior academic credentials, excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills required. 
N4563San FranciscoEnvironmentalSeeking a 3 to 4 year environmental associate. The ideal candidate will have experience in environmental regulatory and transactional counseling and environmental or closely-related business litigation. Candidates should have a strong academic record from a nationally-respected law school, as well as relevant prior law firm or government experience, and excellent references.
N4564San FranciscoEnvironmentalSeeking a 5 to 7 year environmental litigation associate. The ideal candidate will possess extensive experience with writ and non-writ environmental law practice in California State Courts. Candidate must have substantial in-court experience, as well as experience with injunction/stay practice, preparing and litigating administrative records, propounding and responding to discovery, working with experts, drafting discovery motions and dispositive motions, and trial preparation. Experience handling large environmental litigation matters day-to-day, including as point of contact with clients, is a requirement. The ideal candidate will have attained a high level of academic achievement, as well as possess – strong legal writing, legal analysis and communication skills.
N4565Walnut CreekEnvironmental – Municipal LawSeeking a 4 to 5 year municipal law associate. Desired experience includes planning, zoning and land use experience. Candidate should have experience attending legislative body meetings.
N4566San FranciscoERISASeeking a 4 to 5 year compensation & benefits associate. Desired experience includes equity plans for private and public companies, executive employment agreements, mergers & acquisitions, public offerings, proxy statements, and executive compensation provisions of the Internal Revenue Code (83, 162(m), 280G and 409A). 
N4567Menlo ParkERISASeeking a 2 to 3 yr and 3 to 4 year associate to join our ERISA and Executive Compensation practice in our Business Law Department. Candidates must have general experience both working in teams and in managing some components of transactions independently, along with specific experience representing public and private companies with respect to tax and securities law issues in connection with equity-based arrangements and other types of incentive compensation plans. Additional experience with ERISA, employee benefits or general employment law matters is preferred but not required.
N4568Redwood CityERISASeeking a 2013 to 2014 associate to join the firm’s executive compensation group. The ideal candidate has experience with equity compensation for both public and private companies, drafting offer letters and employment agreements, public company compensation disclosure, M&A transactions, and the related tax and securities law issues. ERISA experience not required.)
N4569San FranciscoERISASeeking a 3 to 6 year compensation, benefits & ERISA associate. The ideal candidate will have experience advising private and public companies on sophisticated employee benefits and executive compensation arrangements, particularly in connection with transactions. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are key: concisely and effectively communicate complex matters in oral and written form. A strong work ethic, excellent leadership skills, and action-oriented interest in taking on increased levels of responsibility for client matters will add to your success on our team. Strong academic credentials in law school coursework are essential. Bar Admission in California is preferred.
N4570Palo AltoERISASeeking a 4 to 5 year executive compensation & benefits associate. The ideal candidate will have experience working with public and private employers, including start-up companies, on all aspects of our employee benefits practice, with particular emphasis on mergers and acquisitions (including section 280G analysis), initial public offerings, executive terminations and hires, stock compensation plans and award agreements, nonqualified deferred compensation (section 409A), general ERISA and group benefit plans, and public company reporting and disclosure obligations. Ideal candidates for this position must have a Bachelor’s degree and a Juris Doctor degree (JD) from an accredited law school. An excellent academic background and exceptional research and writing skills are highly-valued. Strong interpersonal communication skills, excellent analytical skills, attention to detail, and knowledge of ethics and conduct codes, which are a requirement for the practice of law. The candidate must be a member, or eligible to become a member, of the California State Bar.
N4571San FranciscoEstate PlanningSeeking a 3 to 5 year estate planning associate. Candidates should have experience commensurate with their level in estate succession planning for high-net worth individuals and business succession planning.
N4572SFEstate Planning Seeking a 5 to 6 year estate planning associate. Strong drafting, writing, research and communication skills. Experience drafting complex wills and trusts. Experience drafting, explaining, recommending, and finalizing sophisticated wealth planning strategies and documents including Family Limited Partnerships, Grantor Retained Annuity Trusts, Dynasty Trusts, Insurance Trusts, Annual Exclusion Trusts, Directed Trusts, Sales to Defective Grantor Trusts, Buy-Sell Agreements, Decanting and Private Trust Companies in providing clients with long term wealth planning strategies Knowledge of and ability to research and apply rules governing income taxation of trusts and estates, gift tax return reporting, generation-skipping transfer (GST) tax and Chapter 14 International experience a plus Strong project management, ability to balance a large number of competing priorities Attention to detail Team Player Ability to work directly with clients to establish, develop and maintain long-term relationships.
N4573Menlo ParkFinancial InstitutionsSeeking a 3 to 5 year financial institutions associate. The ideal candidate will have substantial experience advising clients in regulatory and transactional matters involving electronic/online/mobile payments, virtual currencies, prepaid access, consumer credit, state and federal money transmission laws, state lender licensing laws, state and federal gift card laws, the federal Bank Secrecy Act, Regulation E, Regulation Z, and other state and federal laws and regulations related to payments and emerging financial services.
N4574San Francisco or Palo AltoIP – LitSeeking a 1+ patent litigation associate. Qualified applicants must have a minimum of one year of prior work experience in patent litigation in district court and/or ITC proceedings. A degree in Computer Science, Software Programming, Electrical Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, or a related field is required, and some degree of familiarity with software coding is preferred. All applicants should have excellent academic credentials, written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to work well in a cross-office team. Applicants must currently be licensed, or currently eligible to become licensed, to practice law in the jurisdiction in which they are applying to work. Applicants admitted to USPTO are preferred.
N4575Palo AltoIP – LitSeeking a 2 to 3 year patent litigation associate. Desired experience includes participating in underlying case analysis; conducting factual and legal research; drafting pleadings, motions, and discovery requests; dealing with procedural matters; and assisting in deposition and hearing preparation. Ideal candidates will have an undergraduate or advanced degree in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, computer science, or computer engineering or an equivalent technical degree; experience working within the IP department of a comparable law firm; a high level of academic achievement at an accredited law school; and a U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) registration number or be qualified to take the USPTO’s registration examination. Ideal candidates will also be licensed to practice law in California. Expected Responsibilities: Patent litigation in U.S. district court and post-grant proceedings before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board at the USPTO; preparing and filing complaints, answers, and counterclaims and conducting associated pre-filing analysis; drafting discovery requests and responses and participating in discovery on infringement, validity, and damages issues, including expert discovery; analyzing and understanding complex technical subject matter in patents and relevant prior art; conducting searches for and analyzing prior art to invalidate patent claims; conducting legal research for and drafting discovery and dispositive motions and claim-construction briefs; supporting trial teams.
N4576Palo AltoIP – TMSeeking a 3 to 5 year trademark associate with experience in prosecution, counseling, and litigation. Qualified candidates will have excellent academic credentials and superior writing, oral communication and analytical skills. While not required, experience with matters involving domain name disputes and arbitrations, and copyright registration disputes and litigations.
N4577Palo AltoIP – LitSeeking a 1-3 year patent litigation associate with clerkship experience, including participating in underlying case analyses; conducting factual and legal research; drafting pleadings; participating in discovery on infringement, validity, and damages issues, including depositions and expert discovery; participating in post-grant proceedings; researching and drafting dispositive and discovery motions and claim construction briefing; and participating in pre-trial and trial activities. Ideal candidates will have: (i) undergraduate or master’s degree in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, computer science and/or physics; (ii) experience working within the Intellectual Property department of a comparable law firm; and (iii) a high level of academic achievement from a law school institution. ITC experience would be a plus. Candidates should have excellent writing skills.
N4578San Francisco or Redwood ShoresIP – LitSeeking a 3 to 5 year IP lit associate (SF) and seeking a 2 to 5 year IP lit associate (SV), CS or EE background strongly preferred.
N4579San Francisco or Palo AltoIP – ProsSeeking a 2 to 3 year patent prosecution associate. The ideal candidate will be comfortable with software and have experience in: Drafting and prosecuting domestic and foreign patent applications in the fields of computer science, electrical engineering, and similar technologies Contributing to a broad range of intellectual property matters, including patent prosecution Performing due diligence Supporting the practice by performing general research and writing This position offers an opportunity to work on cutting edge technology with a team of dedicated and collaborative patent professionals. Position Requirements Personal Skills/Attributes Has excellent written communication skills and an ability to produce written work product that is concise and effective Is conscientious with a proven attention to detail Possesses strong analytical skills and an ability to offer unique perspectives on complex issues Is organized and efficient with disciplined time management skills Embraces teamwork and works effectively with others who have different styles Technical Skills 2-3 years of prosecution experience is required Degree in computer science, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, physics, or equivalent practical experience is required USPTO patent bar admission is preferred.
N4580San Francisco, Palo Alto, or SacramentoIP – Privacy Seeking a mid-level associate who specializes in data privacy and security matters.  The candidate may be located in our:  Atlanta, Austin, Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Palo Alto, Sacramento, San Diego, San Francisco or Washington, DC office. The ideal candidate will be familiar with a range of data privacy  laws, such as CAN-SPAM, CFAA, COPPA, ECPA, FOIA, FCRA, GLBA, the Privacy Act, and TCPA, and have significant experience with healthcare data privacy and security matters, including counseling clients on obligations under HIPAA, HITECH and state health information laws.  Some experience handling data breaches is also required.  This is an excellent opportunity to work with a Chambers-rated and growing practice across industries including healthcare, technology and financial institutions. 
N4581Palo AltoIP – LitSeeking a 3 to 5 year IP litigation associate. Ideal candidate must have strong academic credentials, superior writing ability, a quick-study aptitude and the ability to engender client confidence and thrive in a creative, entrepreneurial and collegial environment. California bar admission required
N4582San FranciscoIP – LitSeeking a 3 to 4 year IP litigation associate. The ideal candidate will have an undergraduate, masters degree or work experience in Electrical Engineering and/or Computer Science, as well as previous intellectual property litigation experience.
N4583San Francisco or Mt. ViewIP- LitSeeking a mid-level patent litigation associate for our Silicon Valley or San Francisco office. The ideal candidate will have at least four years of patent litigation experience. The candidate must have an electrical engineering, computer science, or similar degree, or equivalent professional experience.
N4584Mt. ViewIP – TMSeeking a 2 to 5 year trademark associate to work on prosecution, counseling, international enforcement. Superior analytical skills, academic credentials, excellent oral, writing and interpersonal skills a must. NY and/or CA bar membership preferred.
N4585Mt. ViewIP – ProsSeeking a 1+ year patent prosecution associate. Candidates should have an electrical engineering, computer science, or physics background or equivalent experience. Patent Bar eligible. Superior academic credentials, excellent oral, written and interpersonal skills a must.
N4586Mt. ViewIP – Privacy Seeking a privacy associate or counsel with five to ten years of direct privacy experience, whether in-house or private practice, for our growing privacy and information security group. The position is for the counseling and compliance side of our privacy and information security group. The ideal candidate will have deep expertise on privacy laws and regulations counseling, and advising on data security. Knowledge and understanding of key privacy regimens: US state, federal and foreign-jurisdiction regulations, including GLBA, HIPAA, CAN-SPAM, COPPA, and the European Union Privacy Directives. Technical background would be useful, but not essential. CA bar membership preferred. 
N4587Palo AltoIP – ProsSeeking a patent attorney or agent with 1+ years of experience. Qualified candidates must hold a degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or a related field and have strong patent prosecution skills. The candidate preferably has experience with computer, electrical, and semiconductor technologies and related software applications. Strong legal writing and research skills, top academics and law firm experience required. To be considered, any attorney candidate must hold a JD from an ABA-approved law school and must be in good standing and an active member of the California State Bar.
N4588Menlo ParkIP – LitSeeking a 2015 to 2016 IP litigation associate. Ideal candidate will have experience with complex technology disputes, including trade secret and patent disputes. Strong brief writing and oral advocacy skills are a must. Specific experience drafting pleadings, document review and managing discovery is required. A degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science is strongly preferred. In-court experience and/or clerkship is preferred but not required. CA bar admission required.
N4589Menlo ParkIP – Privacy Seeking a midlevel Privacy + Cybersecurity associate (J.D. class of 2012-2013). Candidates must have hands on familiarity devising practical solutions for companies subject to FTC jurisdiction and state privacy laws with particular focus on ad tech, ed tech, fin tech, COPPA, CAN-SPAM and emerging technologies, including the IoT, block chain and biometrics. Must also have experience drafting privacy, data handling and cybersecurity policies and conducting privacy due diligence for deals and other corporate transactions. Familiarity with cross-border data transactions a plus. In addition to strong substantive experience, we’re looking for a collaborative team player who enjoys working in a fast paced, collegial law firm environment. Candidates applying for attorney positions with Goodwin should have outstanding academic credentials, comparable law firm experience, and excellent written and verbal communication skills. California bar admission preferred.
N4590Palo AltoIP – ProsSeeking a 2 to 4 year patent prosecution associate (admitted to practice before the USPTO) to join our Palo Alto office. Candidates should have a background in electrical engineering, physics, and computer science and a degree in at least one of these fields is required, with preference to candidates having an advanced degree.
N4591San FranciscoIP – ProsSeeking a junior patent prosecution and counseling associate with at least 2-3 years of experience in patent prosecution to join our IP practice in our San Francisco office. Applicants should have an undergraduate degree in electrical engineering, computer engineering, applied physics, computer science or equivalent. Registration to practice before the United States Patent & Trademark Office, or ability to qualify, required. California Bar required.
N4592San Francisco or Palo AltoIP – LitSeeking a 2 to 4 year IP litigation associate. Must have experience in patent or software copyright litigation. Experience and confidence in handling computer and electronic related subject matter is preferred. Must have a technical degree (e.g., electrical engineering, computer engineering, or computer science) or significant experience handling substantive patent issues and ability to learn underlying technology. Candidates must be comfortable working in a team atmosphere and have excellent academic credentials.
N4593San Francisco or Menlo Park IP – LitSeeking a 1 to 3 year patent litigation associate. Applicants must have excellent academic credentials and a technical background. Technical undergraduate/graduate degree preferred. Industry experience is highly preferred.
N4594San FranciscoIP – ProsSeeking a 2 to 5 year patent prosecution associate. Must have 2-5 years of experience in biotechnology patent prosecution, preferably in a law firm. Applicants must have an advanced degree or commensurate experience in the biological sciences, and preferably have expertise in molecular biology.
N4595San Francisco or Menlo ParkIP – TMSeeking a 2 to 3 year trademark associate. The ideal candidate will have experience in helping manage U.S. and international trademark portfolios with specific experience in trademark clearance, prosecution, investigations and routine enforcement. Successful candidates will have strong academic credentials, excellent legal writing skills, be highly organized and detail oriented.
N4596San Francisco or Menlo ParkIP – ProsSeeking a 3 to 10 year patent prosecution associate. Must have aptitude for portfolio development and client counseling. This position is an alternative to traditional partnership-track positions, and has a lower billable hour requirement and de minimus non-billable requirements. Applicant must have a USPTO Reg. No. and possess a degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Physics, or a related field. Applicant must be detail oriented and have strong written and verbal skills. Transcripts and patent prosecution writing samples will be requested. California or Washington bar members are preferred.
N4597San Francisco IP – TMSeeking a 5 o 8 year trademark associate with experience in trademark prosecution, enforcement and managing trademark portfolios. Candidates must have strong academic credentials, as well as superior written and verbal communication skills.
N4598Menlo ParkIP – LitSeeking a 1 to 6 year pharmaceutical patent litigation associate. Must have experience, including Hatch-Waxman, biologics, or biotechnology patent litigation. Advanced degree a plus, with preferred undergraduate and/or graduate training in molecular biology, chemical biology, pharmacology, immunology, biochemistry, structural biology, virology, or related field
N4599Menlo ParkIP – LitSeeking a 2+ year intellectual property litigation experience. The ideal candidate will have a degree in Chemistry or a Biological Science, and/or Materials Science, as well as previous intellectual property experience. Advanced degrees a plus. 
N4600Palo AltoIP – ProsSeeking a 2+ year patent prosecution associate with significant experience preparing, filing, and prosecuting patent applications for software including operating systems, middleware software, directory servers, network management, virtualization and cloud computing. The Patent Attorney must have a degree in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering with work experience as a software developer, excellent academic credentials, and must be registered to practice before the USPTO.
N4601San FranciscoIP – LitSeeking a 1 to 6 year patent litigation associate. Candidate must have Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or Computer Engineering degree.
N4602San Francisco or Palo AltoIP – ProsSeeking a 1 to 5 year patent prosecution associate with experience in the following areas: Preparation and prosecution of patent applications; IP strategy and portfolio management; Strong technical background in electrical engineering, computer science or physics. Outstanding writing and analytical skills, and top academic credentials are essential. USPTO Registration required. State bar membership required (attorney candidates).
N4603Palo AltoIP – ProsSeeking a 2 to 4 year patent prosecution with experience in the following areas: Preparation and prosecution of patent applications IP strategy and portfolio management Strong scientific background, preferably at the graduate level, in the life sciences (biology, biochemistry, genetics, etc.) Outstanding writing and analytical skills, and top academic credentials are essential. USPTO Registration required State bar membership required (attorney candidates).
N4604Palo AltoIP – ProsSeeking a 2 to 5 year patent prosecution associate with experience in the following areas: Preparation and prosecution of patent applications; IP strategy and portfolio management; Strong scientific background, preferably at the graduate level, in chemistry; Outstanding writing and analytical skills, and top academic credentials are essential. USPTO Registration required. State bar membership required (attorney candidates).
N4605Palo AltoIP – ProsSeeking 1 to 6 year patent prosecution associates with backgrounds in computer engineering, computer science, electrical engineering, physics, chemical engineering, chemistry, or biochemical. Desired experience in patent preparation and prosecution, invalidity, and non-infringement opinions.
N4606Palo AltoIP – LitSeeking a 2013 to 2015 patent litigation associate. A technical degree (Electrical Engineering or Computer Science preferred) and/or prior patent litigation experience is required. Outstanding academic credentials and law firm experience are preferred. Candidate must be admitted to, or qualified to sit for, the California Bar.
N4607Palo AltoIP – ProsSeeking a 2 to 4 year patent prosecution associate. Candidates must have excellent academic credentials and patent prosecution experience at an AmLaw100 law firm. To be considered, you must have a degree in electrical engineering or computer science and must be admitted to the USPTO. California bar members strongly preferred.
N4608SFIP – LitSeeking a 2 to 4 year IP litigation associate. Candidates should have excellent academic credentials, experience in a law firm or similar environment and superior writing, communication and problem-solving skills. Relocation support is available for highly qualified candidates.
N4609Palo AltoIP – ProsSeeking a 1 to 3 year patent prosecution associate. We are looking for an attorney with an entrepreneurial spirit, one who is looking to excel and make a difference. We value collegiately among our lawyers and seek to make the practice of law professionally rewarding, while maintaining a personal balance. The candidate we are looking for will possess strong verbal, written and interpersonal skills. In addition, they will have superior academic credentials with a background in computer science (all fields) and/or electrical engineering (e.g., semiconductors, OLED, LED, analog circuits, telecommunications, or automotive).
N4610San Francisco or Redwood ShoresIP – LitSeeking junior to midlevel IP lit associates, preferably with tech backgrounds (EE, CS or ME).
N4611San Francisco or Palo AltoIP – ProsSeeking a junior to mid-level patent agent or patent attorney with 1-5 years of experience. This position will handle a variety of patent projects, including drafting, prosecution, post-grant proceedings, opinions, and due diligence. You will have the opportunity to work with the best clients in the industry, and you will be able to work with a very strong group of patent attorneys. For applicants desiring the patent attorney role, admission to the California bar and USPTO is required for attorneys, and for applicants desiring the patent agent role, admission to practice before the USPTO required. Attorneys must be members in good standing with the bar in which they are admitted. Qualified candidates will have at least a Master’s degree and preferably a PhD in Organic Chemistry.
N4612San FranciscoIP – LitSeeking a 1 to 4 year pharmaceutical patent litigation associate with a bachelors degree or an advanced degree in biology, molecular biology, immunology, pharmacology, biochemistry, or chemistry.  Strong academic credentials, as well as outstanding organizational, interpersonal, and writing skills, are required.  
N4613San FranciscoIP – LitSeeking a 6+ year patent litigation associate with significant ITC Section 337 litigation experience. Strong academic credentials, as well as outstanding organizational, interpersonal, and writing skills are required. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other status protected by law.
N4614San JoseIP – ProsSeeking a 3 to 6 year patent prosecution associate with backgrounds in electrical engineering, computer science, or computer engineering. Industry experience in a technical field and advanced technical degrees are also of particular interest.
N4615San Francisco or Palo AltoIP – LitSeeking a 2 to 4 year IP litigation associate. The ideal candidate will have a background (educational and preferably work experience) in biopharma/life sciences, computer science, or electrical engineering.
N4616Redwood ShoresIP – LitSeeking a 2 to 5 year IP lit associate, preferably with a EE or CS background, but open to other backgrounds as well.
N4617San Francisco IP – LitSeeking a 2 to 5 year patent litigation associate. A degree (and preferably, an advanced degree) in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science is required, and an advanced degree in one of those areas is preferred. Some experience in patent prosecution is preferred, but not required. This is an opportunity to represent clients in an international practice and participate immediately in sophisticated intellectual property litigation. Candidates must have superior writing ability, maturity and good communication skills. Successful candidates will have experience deposing witnesses and/or examining witnesses at trial, arguing motions in court, and working with technical and economic experts, and will have experience in both federal and state court. Candidates must be registered with the California State Bar and in good standing. 
N4618San FranciscoIP – LitSeeking a stellar 3 to 4 IP litigation associate with tech background.
N4619Redwood ShoresIP – LitSeeking a junior to midlevel patent litigation associate. Candidates should have patent litigation and/or IPR experience. Candidates having a technical background in life sciences, electrical engineering, physics, chemistry, chemical engineering, or computer science are preferred. A high level of achievement and law firm experience is required.
N4620Palo AltoIP – ProsSeeking a 2 to 6 year patent prosecution associate with background in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science. Our Intellectual Property (IP) Department offers a broad platform and includes: post-grant proceedings and interferences and strategic IP advice in the United States and worldwide. The IP Department counsels clients on IP portfolio development, drafts and prosecutes patents, copyrights and trademarks, and conducts IP audits. The transactional side of the IP Department works with the Corporate Practice in our Transactional Department and assesses risks and opportunities associated with IP licensing, technology transfer, sponsored and collaborative research agreements, joint ventures, strategic alliance and similar matters. The IP Department also works with the Litigation/Controversy Department in IP litigation matters at the trial and appellate levels, including international arbitration and ITC proceedings.
N4621San Francisco or Palo AltoIP – LitSeeking a 2 to 5 year IP litigation associate with experience in trademark, copyright, advertising, and Internet liability issues; will focus on counseling, prosecution, litigation, licensing and transactional work. Superior academic credentials, strong verbal, written and interpersonal skills required.
N4622Palo AltoIP – LitSeeking a patent litigation associate with 1-5 years of patent litigation experience. Electrical engineering, physics or computer science background preferred, but chemical or mechanical engineering also considered. Excellent academic credentials, verbal, written and interpersonal skills and technical background.
N4623San Francisco or Palo AltoIP – LitSeeking a mid-level associate (’14-’12 class year range) who has experience particularly in cases and investigations concerning Internet law, privacy, data security, copyright, and government issues to join a team that has played a central role in shaping the legal landscape for the online world and routinely tackles cutting-edge legal issues, from the earliest battles over the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, to today’s disputes over privacy, copyright online, and free speech. You will have the opportunity to work with clients ranging from industry leaders to early-stage start-ups, and a host of others in between, from the US and around the world. Candidates must have stellar academic credentials, excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills. Successful candidates may sit in either San Francisco or Palo Alto.
N4624San Francisco IP – LitSeeking a 2 to 4 year litigation associate, to handle matters in the areas of copyright, trade secret, internet, privacy, contract, and other technology-centered commercial disputes. We have advanced the law repeatedly in key areas. We try cases. Candidates must have excellent academic credentials, as well as top-notch writing, speaking, and research skills. We seek hard-working candidates who will add new ideas to the discussion, run cases, and who possess meticulous attention to detail.
N4625San FranciscoIP – LitSeeking a 2 to 6 year patent litigation associate with background in electrical engineering, physics or computer science background, but also will consider those with chemical or mechanical engineering backgrounds. Excellent academic credentials, verbal, written and interpersonal skills and technical background. A successful candidate may sit in our LA or Palo Alto offices.
N4626Palo AltoIP – ProsSeeking a 2 to 4 year patent prosecution associate. Desired experience and expertise in the following fields: organic chemistry, medicinal chemistry, molecular biology, and bioinformatics. Candidates are expected to draft and prosecute patent applications, prepare patent opinion letters, provide IP counseling to clients, and conduct patent due diligence studies in connection with business transactions and working with other practices in the firm to provide full service to life science, energy and technology companies. Advanced degree preferred.
N4627Palo AltoIP – ProsSeeking a 3 to 6 year patent prosecution associate to work in the Life Sciences/Medical Devices patent group. Strong verbal, written and interpersonal skills, superior academic credentials with backgrounds in the following fields: engineering (e.g., mechanical, electrical, chemical, materials science, etc.), computer science, physics, optics, or biophysics. Candidates are expected to be responsible for a wide range of IP matters, including drafting and prosecuting patent applications, preparing patent opinion letters, providing IP counseling to clients, conducting patent due diligence studies in connection with business transactions, and working with other practices in the firm to provide full service to companies. Advanced degree (e.g., M.S. or Ph.D.) and industry experience preferred.
N4628San Francisco or Palo AltoIP – Privacy Seeking a mid-level associate (’14-’12 class year range) who has experience particularly in cases and investigations concerning Internet law, privacy, data security, copyright, and government issues to join a team that has played a central role in shaping the legal landscape for the online world and routinely tackles cutting-edge legal issues, from the earliest battles over the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, to today’s disputes over privacy, copyright online, and free speech. You will have the opportunity to work with clients ranging from industry leaders to early-stage start-ups, and a host of others in between, from the US and around the world. Candidates must have stellar academic credentials, excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills. Successful candidates may sit in either San Francisco or Palo Alto.
N4629San JoseL&ESeeking a 2 to 6 year labor & employment associate. Should have employment advice and counsel and litigation experience – employer side. Ideal applicants will have the following experience: Counseled clients Litigated employment discrimination and wrongful termination matters in California State and federal courts. Responded to administrative charges. Familiar with ERISA, NLRB, leave and compliance matters (FMLA, ADA, wage and hour) Policy development Compliance training Managing pre-litigation disputes. The successful candidate will possess a strong academic background, a proven track record of strong performance and measurable results with exceptional communication, analytical, and writing skills.
N4630San Francisco or Palo AltoL&ESeeking a 2+ year labor & employment associate to counsel clients. Must have experience counseling. Will interact frequently with other offices in DLA’s global employment practice. This associate will be responsible for conducting employment diligence and advising on employment aspects of corporate transactions; drafting and negotiating employment, retention and related agreements; advising on reductions in force and other employee terminations; drafting restrictive covenants and counseling on employee mobility, and will also conduct employment investigations, provide advice and counsel to emerging companies in all aspects of employment law, including compensation practices, commission plans, and leave practices. Flexibility and a willingness to learn are essential. We seek candidates with immediately transferable skills and a strong academic background from a nationally recognized law school.
N4631Mt. ViewL&ESeeking a 2 to 4 year labor & employment associate. The ideal candidate will have experience with both discovery, motion practice and other areas of pre-trial litigation (trial experience is a plus) as well as counseling employers on employment law issues and preparation or review of employment-related documentation. To work on a variety of matters including employment discrimination, sexual harassment, wrongful termination, wage-hour, trade secrets/non-competition/unfair competition, workplace privacy, executive employment agreements, and many other areas pertaining to hiring, promotion, compensation and discipline. The firm regularly advises employers and trains managers concerning personnel policies and practices. Must have top academics and CA bar membership.
N4632Mt. ViewL&ESeeking a 4 to 6 year labor & employment associate. The ideal candidate will have significant and deep experience in and aptitude for advising employers (including and especially early and mid-stage start-up companies) on a wide variety of employment law issues, including, but not limited to, terminations, reductions in force, leaves of absence and worker classification assessments, and preparation or review of employment-related documentation, including handbooks, compensation plans, and separation agreements. Strong litigation skills, including experience managing single plaintiff cases, are required, and class action experience is a plus. The candidate should have significant command of employment law, together with a business-minded approach to problem solving for clients. The Employment Practices Group counsels and litigates in the areas of employment discrimination, sexual harassment, wrongful termination, wage-hour, trade secrets/non-competition/unfair competition, workplace privacy, executive employment agreements, and many other areas pertaining to hiring, promotion, compensation and discipline. The firm regularly advises employers and trains managers concerning personnel systems, policies and practices. Candidates should have a strong background in employment law, top academics and CA bar membership.
N4633San FranciscoL&ESeeking a junior labor & employment associate (J.D. class 2014-2016). The ideal candidate will have exclusively management-side employment law experience, including substantial work on litigation matters (ideally including litigation relating to employee mobility), advising client on mergers and acquisitions and other corporate transactions, and regularly providing counseling advice to clients regarding day-to-day employment issues. Excellent writing and advocacy skills and the ability to build lasting relationships with internal and external clients are required. Candidates applying should have outstanding academic credentials, comparable law firm experience, and excellent written and verbal communication skills. CA bar admission (or eligibility to obtain admission promptly) required.
N4634SF or Palo AltoL&EJones Day has an immediate opening in our Northern California Labor & Employment practice for an associate with at least one year of experience in a major law firm. Candidates should have experience in employment litigation. Ideal candidates will have excellent academic credentials, strong writing and analytical skills and the ability to work as part of a team. Order of the Coif, Law Review or Clerkship experience a plus.
N4635San Francisco or FresnoL&ESeeking a 3 to 5 year employment or education attorney A demonstrated commitment to working for public sector and non-profit clients is a key to success. Enjoy immediate responsibility, regular client contact, and the chance to make a difference in a fast-paced and collegial environment.
N4636Walnut CreekL&ESeeking a 5 to 8 year labor & employment associate with significant litigation experience. The candidate is required to be licensed to practice law in California.
N4637San Francisco L&ESeeking a 2 to 5 year labor & employment associate experience should include litigation and a labor and employment law background. Candidates must be licensed to practice in California.
N4638San JoseL&ESeeking a 4 to 6 year labor & employment associate. The candidate should possess excellent academic credentials and his/her experience should include significant litigation experience. It is preferred, but not required, for the candidate to be fluent in Spanish and/or Mandarin. The candidate is required to be licensed to practice law in California.
N4639San FranciscoL&ESeeking a 3+ year labor & employment associate. The ideal candidate must have: Demonstrated top-notch legal research, analysis and writing abilities, including fluent working knowledge and understanding of California and federal court procedural and evidence rules; Experience working on defense of wage and hour class actions or collective actions (such as discovery, witness interviews and class certification) with partner and/or senior attorney oversight; Experience working on defense of single-plaintiff employment cases with partner and/or senior attorney oversight; Experience taking and defending depositions; Experience presenting oral arguments at state and federal trial court hearings; Administrative hearing experience (such as before the California Labor Commissioner); Appellate experience preferred but not required; Strong academic background.
N4640San FranciscoL&ESeeking a 1 to 3 year L&E associate.
N4641San Francisco L&ESeeking a 2014 to 2015 labor & employment associate. Substantial employment litigation experience is required in addition to outstanding academic credentials and law firm experience. Experience with wage-and-hour law preferred. Candidate must be admitted to the California Bar.
N4642San FranciscoL&ESeeking a junior to mid-level labor associate attorney with two to five years of experience working on labor and employment litigation matters. Experience with traditional labor matters, including union organizing campaigns, labor arbitrations and/or litigation before the NLRB, is necessary. Ideal candidates will have strong litigation skills, including writing and arguing motions, taking and defending depositions, writing, arguing, and examining witnesses at hearings/arbitrations, and complex fact investigation, analysis, and creativity. A strong academic background and writing experience is required. Candidates must have high grades from a nationally ranked law school and already be admitted in California.
N4643San Francisco or Palo AltoL&ESeeking a 5+ year labor & employment associate with experience and knowledge of California law. The ideal candidate must have knowledge of California law and be able to advise clients, as well as experience litigating employment matters including class actions and single plaintiff cases. Excellent writing skills and the ability to work as a team player are essential. Experience taking and defending depositions and arguing motions are important. Trial or arbitration hearing experience is helpful.
N4644Palo AltoL&ESeeking a 1 to 3 year labor & employment associate. High level of academic achievement required and solid law firm experience preferred.
N4645San Francisco or SacramentoL&ESeeking a 12+ year labor & employment attorney.
N4646San JoseLand UseSeeking a 2+ year land use/municipal law associate. Requirements as follows: 2+ years of Land Use/Municipal Law experience Business Litigation experience. Exceptional communication, analytical and writing skills. Strong academic background. Proven track record of strong performance and measurable results. The successful candidate will possess a strong academic background, a proven track record of strong performance and measurable results with exceptional communication, analytical, and writing skills.
N4647San Francisco or Palo AltoLitigationSeeking a 2 to 4 year litigation associate with general commercial litigation experience. The ideal candidate will have significant and California State Court experience in complex matters and be well-versed in civil practice. Trial experience is strongly preferred. The candidate must have attained a high level of academic achievement, have solid big law firm experience, and very strong writing and communication skills.
N4648San JoseLitigationSeeking a 1 to 4 year litigation associate with interest in business, commercial, real estate and employment litigation law. Exceptional communication, analytical and writing skills. Strong academic background. Proven track record of strong performance and measurable results The successful candidate will possess a strong academic background, a proven track record of strong performance and measurable results with exceptional communication, analytical, and writing skills. Berliner Cohen is noted for its congenial environment and provides a competitive benefit and compensation package.
N4649San FranciscoLitigation – InsuranceSeeking a midlevel (3 to 4 years experience) insurance coverage associate (policy holder side).
N4650San FranciscoLitigationSeeking a 2 to 4 year litigation associate. High level of academic achievement and solid law firm experience required.
N4651San FranciscoLitigation – ProductsSeeking a 2 to 4 year litigation associate to work on products liability matters. Candidates should have experience in preparing depositions. Products liability experience, medical background, mass tort and/or trial experience is a plus. California bar admission is required. The successful candidate also will have excellent writing skills, superior academics from a top law school, the ability to manage multiple assignments concurrently, and produce top quality work with minimal supervision.
N4652San FranciscoLitigation Seeking a 1 to 4 year litigation associate for its San Francisco office. Primary responsibilities will include: briefing appellate and complex issues, advanced legal research, and general litigation matters (i.e. court appearances, case management, the negotiation/drafting of settlements).
N4653San FranciscoLitigationSeeking a 3 to 5 year general litigation associate. The candidate should have a high level of academic achievement from a highly ranked law school, strong legal writing skills and related experience.
N4654San FranciscoLitigation – White CollarSeeking a 3 to 6 year white collar litigation associate. The candidate should have a high level of academic achievement from a highly ranked law school, strong legal writing skills and solid white collar criminal/government experience. Candidates with experience in local offices of the SEC or USAO highly preferred.
N4655Menlo ParkLitigationSeeking a 2015 to 2016 litigation associate. Ideal candidate will have experience with complex commercial disputes. Strong brief writing and oral advocacy skills are a must. Specific experience drafting pleadings, document review and managing discovery is required. In-court experience and/or clerkship is preferred but not required. Candidates applying should have outstanding academic credentials, law firm experience, and excellent written and verbal communication skills. CA bar admission required.
N4656San FranciscoLitigationSeeking a 2016 to 2017 litigation associate. Candidate must have general experience with complex commercial litigation, as well as specific experience handling discovery, taking and defending depositions, drafting pleadings, and document review. In court experience is preferred but not required. Candidates applying for associate positions with Goodwin should have outstanding academic credentials, comparable law firm experience, and excellent written and verbal communication skills. CA bar admission required.
N4657SacramentoLitigationSeeking a 5 to 8 year litigation associate. Candidates should have experience with commercial, governmental and business litigation, including consumer class actions, preferably in a large law firm setting. Candidate must possess strong interpersonal, administrative and organizational skills, must be detail-oriented and have the ability to prioritize and manage workload; must be able to work independently as well as part of a team. Candidates should possess a strong academic background, superior drafting and research skills, negotiation skills, and the ability to take on significant project responsibility. Also, candidates should be diligent, detail-oriented, proactive, supportive, and team-oriented. Candidates must be admitted to the California Bar and should be willing to participate in community and professional organizations as part of professional development. Judicial intern/extern/clerk experience a plus.
N4658San FranciscoLitigation – Real EstateSeeking a 2014 to 2017 real estate litigation associate. Experience in preparing legal motions and arguing in court hearings desired. For all candidates, we require some real estate experience (either through prior employment, legal case work or participation in related organizations). A successful candidate will be adept at providing concise and persuasive work product under short deadlines for expedited lawsuits, with careful attention to details.
N4659San JoseLitigationSeeking a 2 to 4 year litigation associate. Strong research, legal analysis, and writing skills are required. We seek candidates that are proven self-starters as well as possessing the ability to work as part of a larger team. Candidates must be a current member of the State Bar of California in good standing.
N4660San FranciscoLitigationSeeking a 1 to 3 year litigation associate. This position will provide an opportunity to work with well-known partners in a broad-based business litigation practice, including creditor’s rights, commercial, class action, real estate and ADA litigation. Excellent academic credentials, strong writing and analytical skills and the ability to work as part of a team are required. Admission to the California Bar is required. Law firm experience is helpful. 
N4661San FranciscoLitigation – ADA Seeking a 3 to 4 year associate with experience in ADA compliance and litigation. Experience advising clients in identifying architectural accessibility barriers and recommending steps to comply with the ADA and California Building Code is required. In addition, experience assisting clients with Internet-related compliance, including retail websites and online reservation systems is necessary. The ideal candidate will also have significant experience litigating in Federal court, including case management and trial experience. A strong academic record and admission to the State Bar of California are required. Department of Justice experience is helpful.
N4662San Francisco or Palo AltoLitigationSeeking a 4+ year litigation associate. Class action, antitrust or unfair business practices experience a plus. Excellent academic credentials, strong writing and analytical skills and the ability to work as part of a team in a growing and thriving litigation group are required. Deposition, hearing and trial experience preferred. Order of the Coif, Law Review or Clerkship experience a plus.
N4663San FranciscoLitigationSeeking a 3-12 associate with experience focusing on property and casualty, directors and officers, and /or professional liability coverage. Litigation/courtroom experience. Prepare and argue motions, including summary judgment motions in both State and Federal Courts throughout California. Take and defend depositions. Attend and defend and/or prosecute trials and other hearings. Must be willing to travel on as needed basis. Must be well-versed in the rules of evidence and introducing evidence. Will be required to attend any and all hearings, mediations and other duties as assigned. Foreclosure experience a plus
N4664SacramentoLitigation – HealthcareSeeking a 4 to 5 year litigation associate. We prefer hiring someone with large law firm experience. Previous healthcare experience is preferred but not required.
N4665San FranciscoLitigationSeeking a 2 to 3 year litigation associate with experience in both state and federal courts, as well as arbitrations or other alternative dispute resolution proceedings. Experience taking and defending depositions also strongly preferred.
N4666San FranciscoLitigationSeeking a 4 to 5 year litigation associate to work on diverse matters including. The litigation group works on diverse matters including complex commercial litigation, healthcare litigation, insurance coverage litigation, business litigation, real estate litigation and employment and labor matters, among others. Ideal candidates will have experience in litigation. Excellent legal writing and research skills are required. Candidates should have hands on litigation experience handling discovery, drafting pleadings, writing briefs and preparing and arguing motions. California bar membership in good standing.
N4667San FranciscoLitigationSeeking a 2 to 3 year litigation associate to work on diverse matters including complex commercial litigation, healthcare litigation, insurance coverage litigation, business litigation, real estate litigation and employment and labor matters, among others. Ideal candidates will have experience in litigation. Excellent legal writing and research skills are required. Candidates should have hands on litigation experience handling discovery, drafting pleadings, writing briefs and preparing and arguing motions. Requirements: Two to three years’ solid commercial litigation experience at a top law firm Outstanding academic credentials Strong research and writing skills California bar membership in good standing
N4668San FranciscoLitigation – SecuritiesSeeking a midlevel securities lit associate.
N4669San Francisco or Palo AltoLitigationSeeking junior to midlevel litigation associates. Stellar only.
N4670San FranciscoLitigationSeeking a 2015 to 2016 litigation associate (class of 2015-2016). Candidates should have the experience necessary to make a significant contribution to a diverse practice that encompasses consumer class actions, complex commercial litigation, payments and financial technology, trade secrets, appellate matters, patent litigation, and privacy and cyber security. Candidates must have excellent academic credentials and be admitted to the California Bar.
N4671Palo AltoLitigation – SecuritiesSeeking a 2014 to 2016 securities litigation associate. Candidates must have prior litigation experience, specifically working on significant briefs, legal research and discovery, taking/defending depositions and witness interviews. Strong writing/organizational skills, outstanding academic credentials and admission to the California Bar are required.
N4672San Francisco or Palo AltoLitigation – PrivacySeeking a mid-level privacy associate. To handle a broad range of government investigations, litigation, and counseling concerning consumer privacy and data security as well as litigation concerning government access to information in the national security and law enforcement context. Candidates with a demonstrated interest in privacy and data security, including the Electronic Communications Privacy Act, strongly preferred. Candidates should have superior writing skills, with 3-5 years of complex litigation and/or brief writing experience. Federal appellate clerkship or Supreme Court clerkships, experience in the U.S. Department of Justice and/or a Bristow Fellowship a plus. This position will be located in either the Palo Alto or San Francisco office.
N4673San FranciscoLitigationSeeking a 3 to 5 year litigation associate. The ideal candidate will have experience with complex business and commercial litigation, construction law, products liability litigation, and defending consumer fraud (UCL/CLRA) cases, including class actions. Excellent academic credentials from a top law school, and excellent analytical, verbal and written communication skills are required. Candidates must be a member of the California State Bar.
N4674San FranciscoLitigationSeeking a 5 to 6 year litigation associate. To work on privacy and general business litigation. Candidates must have superior writing ability, communication skills, and be able to supervise junior attorneys. An extensive understanding of the technology marketplace is strongly desired. Candidates must be licensed by and in good standing with the California State Bar.
N4675San FranciscoLitigationSeeking a 2 to 3 year (classes 2015-2016) litigation associate. Experience with civil and criminal antitrust, securities and corporate governance litigation, internal investigations including in the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act area, or environmental litigation are helpful but not required.
N4676San Francisco LitigationSeeking a 3rd year litigation associate.  Experience with discovery, motion practice, and deposition and trial prep experience a must.
N4677San FranciscoLitigationSeeking a junior to mid-level associates (2-4 years) to work in our San Francisco office on complex commercial and non-patent intellectual property litigation matters. This is an opportunity for an associate who wants to litigate and try cases for a career and is looking to join a team of accomplished trial lawyers who do just that. Successful candidates will have superior research and analytical skills and be excellent communicators in both spoken and written form. They will have top academic credentials, a strong work ethic and a commitment to excellence.
N4678San FranciscoLitigationSeeking a 2 to 4 year litigation associate. To work on copyright, trade secret, internet, privacy, contract, and other technology-centered commercial disputes for Silicon Valley’s largest companies and cutting-edge start-ups. Candidates must have excellent academic credentials, as well as top-notch writing, speaking, and research skills. We seek hard-working candidates who will add new ideas to the discussion, run cases, and who possess meticulous attention to detail.
N4679Palo AltoLitigation – SecuritiesSeeking a 2 to 5 year litigation associate to work on commercial and securities litigation and/or government investigations. The firm is involved in a variety of complex commercial litigation and has one of the strongest securities litigation and government investigations practices in the country. Candidate must have excellent academic credentials, oral, written and interpersonal skills. CA bar preferred.
N4680Mt. ViewPrivacySeeking a 5 to 10 year privacy attorney. This is long-term full-time opportunity. This person would be responsible for a range of privacy matters from advising engineering, product, marketing, and information security teams to resolve any privacy-related issues, to negotiating privacy provisions in commercial transactions, and managing privacy compliance.
N4681San JoseReal Estate – FinanceSeeking a real estate financing attorney. Qualifications include substantial experience in representing clients in sophisticated real estate financing transactions, including construction financing, permanent loans, CMBS, refinancing and workouts for office, research and development, retail and industrial properties. Excellent client communication skills, academic credentials and analytical skills are required.
N4682San FranciscoReal EstateSeeking a 2+ year real estate associate. Experience involving entities buying, selling or financing real estate, including experience in some or all of the following: drafting and negotiating purchase and sale agreements, joint venture agreements and mortgage loan agreements. This individual must have strong academic credentials and be a self-starter with an interest in representing developers in all aspects of the acquisition, disposition, financing, development and operation of affordable housing projects, including major mixed-income and mixed-use developments.
N4683San FranciscoReal EstateSeeking a 3 to 3 year real estate associate to focus on commercial real estate transactions. Experience in acquisitions, dispositions, development, real estate finance and leasing is necessary. A background/working knowledge in real estate lending (preferably from the lender side) and some knowledge of land use laws and regulations is preferred. Candidate must have exceptional law school academics, hands-on leading law firm experience and excellent writing skills. California bar admission required.
N4684San FranciscoReal EstateSeeking a midlevel real estate associate (J.D. class 2012-2013). Must have substantial experience in complex real estate transactions, including joint ventures, acquisitions, dispositions and financing of various real estate asset classes, including, office, multi-family, industrial, retail and hospitality and leisure properties. Experience with hotel management agreements and hotel franchise agreements is desired but not required. Candidates applying for associate positions should have outstanding academic credentials, comparable law firm experience, and excellent written and verbal communication skills. CA bar admission (or eligibility to obtain admission promptly) required.
N4685San FranciscoReal EstateSeeking a mid to upper-level real estate associate, preferably with three to six years of experience in office and retail leasing and other general real estate transactional experience, including experience in real estate acquisition and disposition transactions. The position will involve regular client contact, significant drafting and negotiation of lease documents (simple and complex), and will include providing support to the firm’s real estate partners. Strong client communication skills, analytic abilities, attention to detail, and drafting skills are essential.
N4686Palo AltoReal EstateSeeking a real estate associate with a minimum of 2+ years experience in real estate transactions, joint venture investment structures and/or real estate finance. Lender representation is a plus. CA bar membership required. 
N4687San FranciscoReal EstateSeeking a 2013-2015 real estate associate. Prior transactional experience is required, including but not limited to acquisitions, dispositions, purchase and sale, leasing, joint ventures. Outstanding academic credentials and law firm experience are required. Admission to the California Bar strongly preferred.
N4688San FranciscoReal EstateSeeking a 2 to 3 year real estate associate. Will work on a wide variety of highly sophisticated transactions. The candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree and a Juris Doctorate degree (JD) from an accredited law school. An excellent academic background along with exceptional research and writing skills is highly valued. The candidate must be a member, or eligible to become a member, of the California State Bar.
N4689San FranciscoReal EstateSeeking a 3 to 8 year real estate associate with experience in finance, leasing and acquisition work. Candidates should be interested in a broad exposure to commercial real estate matters. Excellent analytical skills, and verbal and written communication skills required. We offer a collegial environment and an excellent opportunity to continue to develop strong skills and grow with a national firm. Admission to California Bar required or within six (6) months required.
N4690San Francisco or SacramentoReal EstateSeeking a 7+ year real estate attorney to join its Real Estate practice group to focus on real estate and energy project development matters. The ideal candidate has strong experience with the following areas: Structuring complex real estate transactions Structured finance M&A and finance transactions Acquisition, disposition, development, leasing, and joint venture transactions M&A coordinated due diligence in connection with real estate, ground leases, and real property transactions related to purchase agreements, easements, deeds of trust and other security instruments Resolution of complicated title insurance matters Real estate business development General real estate commercial transactions This lawyer will work within and receive support from a national team of industry-leading real estate and energy lawyers and paralegals. This position will be directly responsible for overseeing client matters and staffing projects with associates and other support staff. The lawyer may reside in any Stoel Rives office, but a preference will be placed on candidates with a California State Bar license, with multi-state capability.
N4691San Francisco or Redwood ShoresCorporate – Tech TransSeeking a 3 to 4 year tech trans associate. Mandarin language skills are a plus. We would consider experienced mid-level M&A candidates with an interest or background in tech or life sciences.
N4692San Francisco or Palo AltoTaxSeeking a mid-level (5-6 year) International Tax Associate to work on international tax planning and consulting. The ideal candidate will have experience with international structuring and cross border transactions planning, management of complex and large multi-jurisdictional projects, and meaningful client responsibilities. Candidates must possess strong technical and practical knowledge of U.S. and global international tax rules such as income sourcing rules, U.S. trade or business and effectively connected income, foreign tax credits, income tax treaty issues such as permanent establishment, income characterization, subpart F, withholding tax, tax-free organizations, IP migration and cost sharing arrangements, OECD BEPS actions, CbC reporting, key local OECD BEPS inspired legislation and related aspects such as UK DPT, UK anti-hybrid rules, and Australia MAAL, U.S. and global transfer pricing documentation requirements, international aspects of U.S. tax reform, and other international tax topics. Excellent analytical and writing skills are a must. Familiarity with financial statements and models will be a plus.
N4693Palo AltoTaxSeeking a 4+ year tax associate to work on a variety of commercial transactions, including new business formations, mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, partnerships and joint ventures, and financing transactions. Ideal candidates will have both domestic and cross border experience. We seek candidates with immediately transferable skills, excellent analytical and writing skills, and strong academic backgrounds from nationally recognized law schools. This is an opportunity to join a very fast growing practice of the largest law firm in the world that provides substantial client contact and practice development and professional growth opportunities. The candidate should be a self-accountable by nature and a true team player.
N4694San FranciscoTaxSeeking a 1 to 5 year tax associate. Prior government experience, from a state or federal government agency or court and an LLM in Taxation from a top law school, is preferred, but not required.
N4695Palo AltoTaxSeeking a 1 to 3 year tax associate to work on all areas of federal, state, and international tax law for technology, life sciences, and growth enterprises at all stages of development. Our tax practice represents both companies and their investors in conjunction with the firm’s mergers and acquisitions and private equity practices, and also assists clients with debt and equity financings, technology transfers, complex licensing and collaboration arrangements, and both domestic and international tax planning. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills and great work ethic, and excel in a fast-paced environment. Superior academic credentials, excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills required.
N4696Palo AltoTech TransSeeking a 1 to 3 year tech trans associate with emphasis on intellectual property licensing and technology commercialization. Substantive experience with drafting and negotiating complex licensing agreements preferred, including agreements involving software and content licensing, partnering and distribution, application hosting, Web-based services, technology development, services agreements, and technology transfer relationships. This job does not involve intellectual property litigation or the prosecution/registration of any intellectual property, but does include advising on privacy compliance and open source software licensing. Successful candidates will demonstrate ability to manage fast-paced client transactions and to provide pragmatic counsel related to clients’ technology commercialization needs. 
N4697SF or SVTech TransSeeking a 1 to 3 year tech trans associate. Mandarin language skills are a plus. High level of academic achievement and solid law firm experience required. We would consider experienced mid-level M&A candidates with an interest or background in technology or life sciences.
N4698Palo AltoTech TransSeeking an attorney to work in its Technology, Data & Commercial Group. To work on drafting and reviewing basic technology agreements (including terms of use, non-disclosure, subscription, software license, consulting and reseller agreements), review due diligence materials and research intellectual property issues. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2 years’ experience in contract drafting and intellectual property transactions. In addition, candidates should have immediate transferable skills and strong academic backgrounds from nationally recognized law schools.
N4699Mt. ViewTech TransSeeking a 4 to 6 year licensing associate. The firm handles complex, innovative technology transactions for some of the most prominent technology, entertainment and life sciences companies in the United States. Our technology transactions group also works closely with our corporate group, which is consistently ranked as one of the top IPO and M&A practices in the United States. We are particularly interested in those lawyers who have strong I.P. and life sciences licensing backgrounds and experience. The ideal candidate will have substantial experience in life sciences licensing; experience with the developing digital health sector and/or regulatory practice is preferred. An undergraduate degree in a life sciences-related field of study would be useful, but not essential. CA or WA bar membership preferred.
N4700Menlo ParkTech TransSeeking a midlevel tech trans associate to work on a broad range of corporate and transactional matters, including early and late-stage venture financings, mergers and acquisitions, and private and public offerings. California bar admission required.
N4701Menlo ParkTech Trans – Life SciencesSeeking a mid to senior tech trans associate. The candidate should have experience in intellectual property licensing, technology transfer and other technology transactions as well as in IP support (including intellectual property and technology transaction due diligence) of corporate transactions in the life sciences arena. The candidate should also have experience in some or all of the following: drafting and negotiating intellectual property licenses (including patent and trademark licenses); joint development, collaboration and other strategic alliance agreements; technology licenses and services agreements (including software as a service agreements); distribution agreements as well as performing intellectual property and technology transaction due diligence for corporate transactions and technology transfers. CA bar admission (or eligibility to obtain admission promptly) preferred.
N4702Redwood CityTech TransSeeking a junior (2013 to 2016) IP transactional associate. IP litigation and corporate associates wishing to move to an IP transactional practice are welcome to apply. Job Requirements: JD 2013 – 2016
N4703Palo AltoTech TransSeeking a 3 to 5 year tech trans associate. The ideal candidate will have experience analyzing, drafting and counseling clients on a variety of technology/IP transactions, such as those involving the assignment, licensing, and development of technology/IP, distribution of products, and provision of services. Candidate must demonstrate the potential to independently manage projects, interact with clients, and work effectively as a team member. Technical background or work experience relevant to pharmaceuticals, biotech, medical devices, software or semiconductors is preferred. M&A experience preferred.
N4704Menlo ParkTech Trans – Life SciencesSeeking a 3 to 4 year licensing associate. The ideal candidate will have a degree in Biology or Chemistry-related fields or experience in the biopharmaceutical industry. The candidate should have excellent drafting and negotiation skills.
N4705Palo AltoTech TransSeeking a 2014 to 2015 technology transactions associate. Technology transactions experience including licensing, joint development, and technology M&A deal experience required and commercial transactions experience including manufacturing and supply agreements preferred. Outstanding academic credentials and major law firm experience are also required. Candidate must be admitted to the California Bar.
N4706Palo AltoTech Trans – FintechSeeking a junior fintech associate. Our ideal candidate will have substantive experience handling regulatory and legal issues faced by blockchain, bitcoin and other virtual currency businesses, complex technology transactions, licensing, and payment and financial services matters related to emerging and traditional payment systems, services, and products. Experience working with clients on federal and state regulatory licenses and applications, compliance and enforcement matters, complex bank and money transmission regulatory issues, privacy, and cyber security is a plus. 
N4707Palo AltoTech Trans – FintechSeeking a midlevel fintech associate associate. Our ideal candidate will have substantive experience handling regulatory and legal issues faced by blockchain, bitcoin and other virtual currency businesses, complex technology transactions, licensing, and payment and financial services matters related to emerging and traditional payment systems, services, and products. Experience working with clients on federal and state regulatory licenses and applications, compliance and enforcement matters, complex bank and money transmission regulatory issues, privacy, and cyber security is a plus. Palo Alto.
N4708Palo AltoTech Trans – Life SciencesSeeking a 7+ year tech transactions associate. To focus on intellectual property and commercial transactions in the life sciences area, including research development, licensing, collaboration and joint ventures, IP purchases and sale, and IP aspects of mergers and acquisitions, other strategic alliances. Candidates with board life sciences experience will be considered. 
N4709Palo AltoTech TransSeeking a 3-7 year tech trans associate with intellectual property or privacy law experience and experience working on larger corporate transactions, such as mergers and acquisitions or joint ventures. Significant experience in drafting complex documents, managing large transactions, and handling negotiations Good understanding of the key risks and issues involved in cross-border transactions. Strong academic record and intellectual curiosity, creative thinker. Outstanding communication and negotiation skills Excellent drafting skills Strong time management skills, ability to stay calm under pressure when juggling multiple projects
N4710SF or SeattleTech Trans – PrivacySeeking a 2 to 7 year tech transactions associate to handle privacy and data security issues in the context of complex technology transactions, including significant mergers and acquisitions, public offerings, other multidisciplinary transactions, advertising agreements, service agreements, e-commerce agreements, and other commercial transactions. You will be part of a rapidly growing team advising industry leading companies as well as innovative start-ups focused on cutting-edge commercial developments. Experience with technology industries, issues lying at the intersection of government regulation and technology, or FTC policy and enforcement regarding privacy and data security issues is desirable. Experience with M&A, technology transactions, or other transactional work is strongly preferred, as is familiarity with computer programming, network technologies, database design, and web technologies. CIPP certification is a plus. Superior academic credentials and excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills are required.
N4711Palo AltoTech TransSeeking a 2 to 5 year tech trans associate. Associates will primarily work on structuring, drafting, and negotiating a variety of intellectual property and commercial transactions, including license, service, development, distribution and partnering agreements. Associates will also work on the intellectual property aspects of mergers and acquisitions, public offerings, and other multidisciplinary transactions. This is an excellent opportunity for self-motivated and entrepreneurial individuals with a strong interest in technology companies to help build a growing practice. A technical or science background is beneficial, but not required, as is the ability to communicate in Mandarin (in addition to English). Candidates must have experience in intellectual property transactions and a strong interest in a career focused on intellectual property and commercial transactions.
N4712Palo AltoTech Trans- Life SciencesSeeking a biotech transactions attorney: practice focuses on strategic partnering and other commercial transactions for biopharmaceutical and other life science companies with significant client interaction and the potential to function in a broader general counsel capacity with clients on day-to-day and M&A matters. 3-6 years of licensing/partnering experience is strongly preferred, but candidates with other significant corporate, transactional and/or intellectual property (litigation or prosecution) experience will be considered. A biological sciences, chemistry and/or business background, as well as in-house legal experience, will also be considered favorably. Superior academic credentials and excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills are required for this position. We are open to having this position filled by someone working out of our Palo Alto or San Diego Offices, with flexibility over time to locate in another office (including San Francisco, New York or Washington, D.C).

Job #LocationPractice AreaJob Description
L4713Downtown LABankingSeeking a 3 to 4 year banking associate Must have top academic credentials and large firm experience.
L4714Downtown LABankingSeeking a junior 2 to 3 year banking/finance associate. Should have knowledge of credit agreements, commitment letters, term sheets, security documentation and other ancillary credit documentation and experience reviewing and revising the same. Experience drafting and negotiating legal opinions, security and guaranty documents, Experience managing due diligence teams and transaction processes Working understanding of Articles 8 and 9 of the UCC.
L4715Downtown LABankruptcySeeking a bankruptcy associate with a demonstrated interest in creditors’ rights (secured creditor preference) and bankruptcy. The ideal candidate will have 2 – 3 years of commercial litigation, commercial landlord/tenant and loan enforcement experience. Major law firm experience, strong academic record from a respected law school, and strong verbal and written communications skills are also required.
L4716Century CityBankruptcySeeking a 2 to 3 year bankruptcy associate. The ideal candidate possesses significant experience representing and advising companies experiencing financial difficulties, lenders and creditors in complex business and reorganizations, debt restructurings and financing matters (ideally creditor-side experience). We seek candidates with immediate transferable skills and strong academic backgrounds from nationally recognized law schools. Must have experience representing and advising companies experiencing financial difficulties; lenders and creditors in complex business and reorganizations, debt restructuring and financial matters Ideally creditor side experience.
L4717Los AngelesBankruptcySeeking a 1 to 5 year bankruptcy associate (debtor & creditor side). Tasks include the purchase of assets out of bankruptcy; restructuring companies; representing key constituents; handling bankruptcy-related litigation.
L4718Century CityCorporate – FinanceSeeking a 3 year corporate finance associate. Should have experience in general corporate with an emphasis in finance and lending transactions, preferably with experience in the entertainment industry or with intellectual property experience, and the ability to work in a high volume environment with attention to detail. Candidates should have excellent analytical, writing, contract drafting and communication skills and the energy, drive and desire to work in a busy international film finance practice. Competitive salary and benefits will be paid and time to partnership will be commensurate with experience.
L4719Downtown LACorporateSeeking a 3 to 6 year corporate associate with securities and public company experience. 
L4720Downtown LACorporateSeeking a 3 to 5 year corporate associate. The associate hired for this position will work on a broad range of corporate matters, including many cross-border transactions from around the globe, and can expect to assume such responsibilities as: Contributing to the management of successful corporate transactions including mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures and corporate finance transactions Reviewing and drafting documents and agreements, and actively participating in negotiations Supporting the practice as needed by supporting and managing research and due diligence. Helping manage client relationships. Mergers & acquisitions experience is a plus. Should be licensed to practice law in the State of California and be in good standing.
L4721Los AngelesCorporate – HealthcareSeeking a 6+ year corporate associate.  The ideal candidate will have healthcare transactional/regulatory experience and also experience in mergers and acquisitions. We are looking for a candidate that is highly motivated and capable of working directly with clients and others on regulatory issues as well as on transactions. We prefer candidates with big law firm experience, immediately transferable skills and strong academic backgrounds from nationally recognized schools.
L4722Downtown LA or CCCorporateSeeking a 2008 to 2012 corporate associate. Qualified candidates should have good M&A experience and, ideally, also experience in a broad range of corporate matters such as private equity, capital markets. The expectation is that candidates with three years of post-qualification experience in a leading law firm has the requisite experience.
L4723LACorporateSeeking a mid-level associate (J.D. Class 2012 – 2013) with specific experience in mergers and acquisitions (including control and minority transactions) and growth equity and venture capital investments, preferably for leading private equity and venture capital investor clients. Candidate must be proactive, with a strong business sense and the ability to effectively manage internal and external client and counsel relationships. Candidates applying for associate positions with Goodwin should have outstanding academic credentials, comparable law firm experience and excellent written and verbal communication skills. California bar admission (or eligibility to obtain admission promptly) required.
L4724Century CityCorporateSeeking a 2 to 5 year corporate associate. Must have significant experience in corporate transactions with an emphasis on mergers & acquisitions, private equity and capital markets transactions. The successful candidate will have a strong career history and currently work for a well-regarded law firm. A first-class academic record and strong writing skills also are essential. The role requires a candidate with strong interpersonal skills, a high degree of maturity and a proven willingness to accept significant responsibility and manage a challenging workload within a fast-paced environment. Candidates must be in good standing with the CA State Bar.
L4725Century CityCorporateSeeking a 3 to 4 year corporate associate to represent middle market clients on a variety of corporate transactions. Candidates should have a strong general corporate transactional background, including experience with mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, spin-offs, divestitures, financings, and strategic investment and alliances. Solid experience in drafting and reviewing corporate documentation is required. Excellent academic credentials, as well as strong written, interpersonal and communication skills are required. Our corporate clients include public and private companies, wealthy individuals, and family offices. They span a diverse range of industries, including consumer products, electronics, entertainment, financial services, food and beverage, manufacturing, retail and technology. Candidates should be able to work in a team, while also handling significant individual responsibilities. Major transactional firm experience is required. Admission to the State Bar of California is required.
L4726Downtown LACorporate – Debt FinanceSeeking a 1 to 2 year debt finance associate with experience in one or more of the following areas: structuring, documentation and negotiation of secured and unsecured financing transactions for both borrowers and lenders, including senior, mezzanine and subordinated debt transactions; acquisition financings; and loan workouts. Candidates with leveraged finance experience, particularly in the context of mergers and acquisitions, are preferred.
L4727Downtown LACorporate – Debt FinanceSeeking a 5 to 6 year debt finance associate with experience in one or more of the following areas: structuring, documentation and negotiation of secured and unsecured financing transactions for both borrowers and lenders, including senior, mezzanine and subordinated debt transactions; acquisition financings; and loan workouts. Candidates with leveraged finance experience, particularly in the context of mergers and acquisitions, are preferred.
L4728Downtown LACorporateSeeking corporate associates in classes of 2013 or 2012. The ideal candidate would have experience (4 – 5 years) in mergers and acquisitions, private equity and general corporate and transactional matters. The ideal candidate would be motivated and one who seeks out responsibility and is familiar with taking a leadership role in transactions.
L4729Downtown lACorporateSeeking a 3 to 5 year corporate associate with capital markets experience.
L4730Century City or Downtown LACorporateSeeking a 3 to 4 year corporate associate for either Downtown LA or Century City office, to work on emerging companies work.
L4731Downtown LACorporateSeeking a 3 to 4 year corporate associate with significant experience in merger & acquisition transactions.
L4732Century CityCorporateSeeking a 4 to 6 year corporate associate and a 7+ year corporate associate. Candidates will have corporate law firm experience including mergers & acquisitions, joint venture, private equity, finance, and securities. Successful candidates will have excellent drafting, writing and analytical skills, accurate and strong attention to detail, high level of organization, strong verbal and interpersonal skills, and ability to manage multiple projects and people. Superior academic credentials and admission to the CA bar are required. Large or mid-size law firm experience preferred.
L4733Century CityCorporate – FinanceSeeking a 6+ year corporate finance associate . The candidate must have a strong commercial finance background with substantial experience in representing financial institutions in secured and unsecured lending, and finance transactions including securities-based lending, asset-based lending and derivatives. Additional experience in securities matters and regulatory matters is a plus. Successful candidates will have excellent drafting, writing and analytical skills, accurate and strong attention to detail, high level of organization, strong verbal and interpersonal skills, and ability to independently manage multiple projects and people. Superior academic credentials and admission to the CA bar are required. Large or mid-size law firm experience preferred.
L4734Downtown LACorporate – FinanceSeeking mid-level associate with 2 to 4 years of finance experience, such as drafting and negotiating credit agreements, indentures and intercreditor arrangements for borrowers or lenders. Admission to the California Bar preferred, alternatively admitted to New York Bar.
L4735Downtown LACorporate – SecuritizationSeeking a 4+ year corporate securitization associate with experience in securitization or CLO experience to work in our Los Angeles office. Admission to the California Bar preferred, alternatively admitted to New York Bar.
L4736Downtown LACorporateSeeking a 2010 to 2012 corporate associate to represent clients in domestic and international private equity and M&A transactions (both public and private).  The work will involve acquisitions, divestitures, financings, strategic investments and corporate control contests. Candidates should have a strong general corporate transactional background, including solid experience in drafting and reviewing sophisticated corporate documentation, as well as a working knowledge of market terms for the above corporate transactions.
L4737Century CityCorporateSeeking a 2 year corporate associate. Must possess high level of academic achievement, experience with both M&A transactional work and general corporate work, and the ability to work effectively as part of a team are required.
L4738Century CityCorporateSeeking a 4 to 6 year corporate associate with sophisticated experience in M&A transactions.  Candidates with New York law firm experience tend to transition well into our thriving practice.  Experience should include general corporate and business law, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, private equity and corporate governance.  Preferred candidates would also have experience counseling corporate clients on SEC filings, securities law compliance and other similar matters, and some familiarity with securities and capital markets transactions, including offerings and/or private placements of debt and equity securities.
L4739Downtown LACorporate – M&ASeeking a corporate attorney with 6 to 15 years. Experience in representation of private companies in M&A transactions is strongly preferred. Candidates will be allowed to work remotely, and will be paid on an hourly basis for work that may range between 15 to 40+ hours per week, depending on candidate’s desired workload and client needs. Candidates must be comfortable with drafting and negotiating purchase agreements, disclosure schedules, employment agreements, escrow agreements and other typical M&A documents. Excellent drafting skills are essential. Candidates must have top academics and should already be admitted to practice in California.
L4740Century CityCorporate – Global Transportation FinanceSeeking a 2 to 5 year finance associate. Candidates should have some relevant experience in finance (preferably aviation, aerospace, railroad, marine industries), commercial lending, project finance, structured finance, equipment finance, secured finance or similar experience representing financiers, lessors, manufacturers and customers. Candidates with immediately transferable corporate/finance skills and strong academic backgrounds are preferred. California bar admittance is required.
L4741Downtown LACorporateSeeking a 4 to 8 year corporate associate. Must have significant M&A experience, IP licensing experience a plus.
L4742Century CityEntertainmentSeeking a senior entertainment associate (non-studio side) with a book of business of at least $350,000.
L4743Century CityEntertainmentSeeking a 3 to 5 year entertainment associate for a television and film practice group. The candidate will work on transactional entertainment, media and intellectual property matters, including the representation of studios, networks, production companies and digital media companies on a range of matters including entertainment and media corporate, M&A and finance matters, as well as the development, production and distribution of film, television and digital media content. The ideal candidate will be highly motivated with strong interpersonal skills. Must be creative, have high energy, and strong writing skills. The position offers the candidate the opportunity to assume significant responsibility, including frequent client contact on important matters. The candidate must have at least 3 years of entertainment transactional/corporate experience, strong academic credentials and be a member of the California State Bar.
L4744Century CityEntertainmentSeeking a 6 to 8 year entertainment transactional associate.
L4745West LAEntertainment – MusicSeeking a 4+ year staff attorney with the music/entertainment industry to join our nationally-prominent Entertainment and Media Practice in either our Los Angeles or New York office. Ideal candidates will have solid experience in music transactions including demonstrated experience negotiating and drafting agreements in the music industry (recording agreements, distribution agreements, publishing agreements, producer agreements, side artist agreements, writer/split agreements, sponsorship and endorsement agreements, management agreements, festival agreements and merchandise agreements). Ideal candidates will also have experience with copyright, trademark, licensing, exclusivity, and usage rights matters. Business transactions experience in the art and fashion industries is a plus. Must be admitted to CA or NY bar and in good standing.
L4746West LAEntertainmentSeeking a 6+ year entertainment transactional associate with a strong entertainment finance background. More senior candidates are also welcomed to apply. Ideal candidates will have solid experience in handling transactional matters for companies involved in entertainment and media deals. Candidates should have experience with film and television financing and distribution at a top law firm. Mergers & acquisitions experience is a plus. Our Media, Technology & Advertising Division is the only integrated legal practice and digital media consultancy in the country. Our clients range from the world’s largest entertainment and media companies to investors, funds, banks, and smaller production and distribution companies. California Bar Membership in good standing
L4747Century CityEntertainmentSeeking a 4 to 7 year entertainment associate with a focus on music transactions. Important attributes include a broad experience working on a variety of music business transactions, including recording agreements, producer and mixer agreements, merchandising agreements, sponsorship and endorsement agreements, touring agreements, music publishing agreements and an assortment of other music business and entertainment related agreements. Experience in the purchase and/or sale of music business copyrights (master recordings and musical compositions) is a significant plus. The ability to effectively manage small to mid-sized matters and portions of large, complex matters, draft agreements and a capability to provide advice on intellectual property rights are required.
L4748Century CityEntertainmentSeeking a 4 to 6 year entertainment associate . Must have broad film, new media and general entertainment transactional experience. The position offers significant opportunities in film and television finance, development, production and distribution, book publishing and entertainment industry related business matters. The successful candidate will have substantial experience on produced film and/or television projects as well as experience with the preparation, review and negotiation of acquisition, development, production, distribution and financing (debt and equity) agreements and due diligence investigations of entertainment industry assets and related matters. The ideal candidate will demonstrate the ability to effectively manage small to mid-sized matters and portions of large, complex matters, draft agreements and provide advice on intellectual property rights.
L4749Century CityEntertainmentSeeking a midlevel transactional entertainment associate. The attorney MUST have 3-5 solid years of relevant transactional experience (motion picture and series development, finance, production, distribution and/or advertising) and must already be admitted to the California bar.
L4750Century CityEnvironmentalSeeking a 2+ year environmental associate. Experience can be at a law firm, corporate in-house setting, governmental authority or non-governmental organization, or a combination thereof.
L4751Downtown LAEnvironmental/Land UseSeeking a mid-level Environment and Land Use associate with 4+ years of environment law related experience. Candidates with environmental litigation experience are strongly preferred. Qualified candidates should also have environmental impact review, coastal, land use, endangered species and/or wetlands experience. Excellent research, writing and analytical skills, and excellent academic credentials are essential. All qualified candidates must be admitted to the State Bar of California.
L4752Century CityERISASeeking a 3 to 5 year associate with experience advising clients on executive compensation and employee benefits matters, especially in connection with corporate transactions. Qualified candidates must have relevant tax and ERISA experience. [Preferred candidate would have experience with Section 409A, Section 162(m), Section 280G, and executive compensation disclosure rules]. 3rd to 5th year associate is ideal; more senior will be considered if exceptionally strong candidate.
L4753West LAEstate PlanningSeeking a 6 to 10 year trusts and estates attorney. Must have experience with high net worth families and substantial estates. The candidate must have significant experience drafting estate planning documents from simple to complex, and in administering trusts and estates. Familiarity in dealing with contested/disputed (or potentially contested and disputed) trusts and estates and/or a book of portable business is a plus. The candidate must have excellent analytical and writing skills, and strong interpersonal skills. Outstanding academic credentials are required.
L4754Century CityFood & DrugSeeking a 2 to 4 year food & drug associate. Prior experience at FDA or firm Food & Drug regulatory practice required. Ideal candidates will have experience in navigating FDA regulations for one or more of the following regulated areas: drugs, biologics, devices, diagnostics, dietary supplements or cosmetics.
L4755Downtown LAInternational TradeSeeking a 3 to 5 year international trade associate. Must have experience in export controls and economic sanctions (ITAR, EAR, and OFAC). A strong academic record, interest in direct contact with clients, and the ability to work independently and in a team environment is required. The ideal candidate should be flexible to frequent domestic and overseas travel. The candidate can be located in Los Angeles, CA or Washington, DC.
L4756Downtown LAIP – LitSeeking a 1+ year patent litigation associate. Must have prior work experience in patent litigation in district court and/or ITC proceedings. A degree in Computer Science, Software Programming, Electrical Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, or a related field is required, and some degree of familiarity with software coding is preferred. All applicants should have excellent academic credentials, written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to work well in a cross-office team. Applicants must currently be licensed, or currently eligible to become licensed, to practice law in the jurisdiction in which they are applying to work. Applicants admitted to USPTO are preferred.
L4757Downtown LAIP – ProsSeeking a 2 to 5 year patent prosecution attorney or agent to prepare and prosecute patents.  Candidates must possess a 4 year degree in electrical or computer engineering. Experience with telecommunication and/or circuit transistor technologies is a plus. Membership to the Patent Bar is required. 
L4758Century CityIP – LitSeeking junior IP litigation associates with 1-4 years of relevant experience. High level of academic achievement and solid law firm experience is required. Technical background preferred. Prefer EE or ME or CS backgrounds.
L4759Downtown LAIP – Media LitSeeking a junior to midlevel media litigation associate. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of two years’ litigation experience in a large law firm with an interest in media and entertainment law, including copyright, trademark, right of publicity, defamation, or privacy. Former law clerks and candidates with diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply. We’d also welcome enthusiasm and a sense of humor. Candidates must be active members of the California Bar in good standing and possess excellent academic credentials and strong writing skills. Experience working with content creators of all stripes is a plus, but is not required.
L4760Downtown LAIP – Privacy Seeking a midlevel privacy associate. Experience in transactional support, counseling, incident response, compliance, privacy and cybersecurity program creation and management, and risk management, as well as litigation and internal and government investigations desired. Candidate must have hands on familiarity devising practical solutions for companies subject to FTC jurisdiction and state privacy laws with particular focus on ad tech, ed tech, fin tech, COPPA, CAN-SPAM and emerging technologies, including the IoT, block chain and biometrics. Must also have experience drafting privacy, data handling and cybersecurity policies and conducting privacy due diligence for deals and other corporate transactions. Familiarity with cross-border data transactions a plus. In addition to strong substantive experience, we’re looking for a collaborative team player who enjoys working in a fast paced, collegial law firm environment. California bar admission preferred.
L4761Century CityIP Seeking an associate with experience in patent, trademark and copyright prosecution and related transactional matters, some litigation experience and a growing book of business. A technical degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering or Computer Science is preferred. Candidates must be admitted to the USPTO and be a member of the California Bar.
L4762Beverly HillsIP – TMSeeking a trademark associate with at least 3-5 years experience. The ideal candidate will have experience in online investigations, routine enforcement, UDRP, TTAB, Foreign Oppositions, and district court litigation matters. Successful candidates will have strong academic credentials, excellent legal writing skills, be highly organized and detail oriented.
L4763Downtown LAIP – LitSeeking a 2 to 5 year IP litigation associate. Must have complex patent litigation experience in both state and federal courts, as well arbitration or other alternative dispute resolution proceedings. Experience taking and defending depositions also strongly preferred. Excellent writing skills, attention to detail, and strong academic credentials are required.
L4764Century CityIP – TMSeeking a 5 to 8 year trademark attorney. Must have experience in trademark prosecution, enforcement and managing trademark portfolios. Candidates must have strong academic credentials, as well as superior written and verbal communication skills.
L4765West LAIP – TMSeeking a 4 to 7 year trademark staff attorney to join this firm’s high-profile and fast-paced trademark and copyright practice group. More senior candidates are also welcome to apply.
L4766Downtown LAIP – LitSeeking a midlevel IP litigation associate with solid patent, trademark or copyright experience, and will already have substantial experience functioning successfully in a fast-paced, service oriented environment. Should be able to handle a wide range of litigation in state and federal courts and before government agencies. Responsibilities include litigation case management, taking and defending depositions, drafting pleadings and briefs, managing discovery, researching and analyzing complex technical issues as well as drafting and prosecuting patent, trademark and copyright applications. Responsibilities also include counseling clients regarding all IP-related legal aspects, drafting IP agreements, and providing IP subject matter expertise for corporate deals. The successful candidate will have excellent writing skills and solid experience in all phases of discovery, drafting and filing pleadings, motions, discovery and briefs. The candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree, a Juris Doctor degree (JD) from an accredited law school and be a member of the California State Bar in good standing. A CS/EE degree is preferred.
L4767Century CityIP – LitSeeking a junior level (class of 2014-2016) patent litigation associate with advanced bio/chem degrees (bio preferred), patent litigation experience, strong writing skills, outgoing personalities, who are team players, and who have an interest in contributing to a rapidly growing, sophisticated, and dynamic life sciences patent practice in Los Angeles.
L4768Downtown LAIP – TM LitSeeking a 3 to 6 year trademark litigation associate who is also experienced with prosecution and counseling. The ideal candidate will have experience in trademark, false advertising, counterfeiting, and unfair competition actions in federal courts, administration agencies and the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). The candidate also will have experience prosecuting and defending domain name proceedings under the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) and similar policies; asserting and defending false advertising and deceptive trade practice actions before the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the National Advertising Division (NAD) of the Council of Better Business Bureaus, and other federal and state agencies; and coordinating the global enforcement and defense of registered trademarks. Top law firm experience preferred. Excellent academic credentials, analytical skills, and verbal and written communication skills required. Must be admitted to practice in California and/or New York.
L4769Century CityIP – LitSeeking a 3 to 4 year IP litigation associate with solid experience litigating trademark, copyright and trade secret cases. Experience at a large firm or IP boutique preferred. The associate must have high grades from a nationally ranked law school and already be admitted in California. Candidate’s experience should include: Writing and arguing motions; Taking and defending depositions; Trial preparation. Experience with entertainment transactions is also a plus, as is fluency in Spanish and/or Korean.
L4770Downtown LAIP – LitSeeking a 1 to 5 year patent litigation associate. Electrical engineering, physics or computer science background preferred, but chemical or mechanical engineering also considered. Excellent academic credentials, verbal, written and interpersonal skills and technical background. A successful candidate may sit in this firm’s LA or Palo Alto offices.
L4771Downtown LAL&ESeeking a 2 to 4 year labor & employment associate. Employment litigation is required, and experience handling wage and hour litigation is preferred. Excellent academics, legal research, writing and analytical skills, as well as federal and state court experience, are required. Must be a member of the California State Bar.
L4772CerritosL&ESeeking a 4+ year labor and employment associate . Must have experience handling employment litigation matters including wrongful termination, discrimination, harassment and defense of wage and hour. Strong advice and counsel skills required as it relates to implementation of employment laws in the workplace. Ability to interface with the client and convey a level of professionalism and competence in terms of both the legal and strategic issues in employment litigation matters. Knowledge of and experience with California and federal agencies including DFEH, EEOC, DLSE, and DOL; Experience preparing and responding to written discovery, motions, and taking depositions in employment litigation matters with limited supervision and oversight. Experience creating discovery plans and executing same. Excellent writing skills including drafting agreements and contracts related to employment and litigation matters.
L4773Century CityL&ESeeking a 4 to 7 year labor & employment associate. Must have experience with wage-and-hour law including experience defending complex wage-and-hour litigation matters. The ideal candidate should have experience handling all aspects of wage and hour litigation, such as interviewing witnesses, reviewing electronically stored documents, drafting pleadings and various motions and briefs including but not limited to oppositions to class certification motions, conducting and defending depositions, interacting with clients and opposing counsel, and attending to certain court appearances. Candidates must possess strong academic credentials and have excellent oral and written communication skills. Admission to practice law in California is mandatory.
L4774Downtown LAL&ESeeking a mid-level employment litigation associate with 4-5 years of experience. Wage/Hour experience is a plus. Prior experience in labor and employment law is preferred, but candidates with general litigation experience and a demonstrated interest in labor and employment law will be considered. Candidate must have excellent academic credentials, strong writing and analytical skills, and ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment. Successful candidate will be a self-starter with the ability to work independently and as part of a team. Must be admitted in California.
L4775Century CityL&ESeeking a 4 to 7 year labor & employment associate. The candidate should possess excellent academic credentials and his/her experience should include litigation and a labor and employment law background. Candidates must be licensed to practice in California.
L4776West LAL&ESeeing a 6+ year labor & employment associate with traditional labor experience. The successful candidate must have excellent analytical and writing skills, substantial experience handling employment litigation, including single-plaintiff and class action cases, and experience advising clients on day-to-day employment issues. Outstanding academic credentials are required.
L4777Downtown LAL&ESeeking a 1 to 3 year L&E associate. Familiarity and experience with employment litigation (including discrimination, harassment, wrongful termination suits) and wage and hour litigation is essential. Class action experience would be very helpful but is not required. Familiarity with California procedure is also helpful. Familiarity and experience with employment counseling (including the construction of employment policies and manuals and wage and hour counseling) are very helpful, but only limited experience in these areas is required. The position will focus mostly on litigation and associated counseling.
L4778Century CityL&ESeeking a 4 to 6 year labor & employment associate. The ideal candidate will have federal and state court experience in discrimination, wrongful discharge, and wage and hour matters, as well as EEOC and FEHA experience. Traditional labor expertise is a plus. Additionally, we prefer candidates with counseling experience, including drafting policies, agreements, and handbooks. The successful candidate will possess strong research and writing skills, be comfortable with client interaction, and be a self-starter. An active California law license is required.
L4779CerritosL&ESeeking a 2 to 4 year litigation associate. Qualified candidates must be self-starters who are willing to take on responsibility for their cases, including case work-up, discovery, legal research, and motion practice. Deposition experience preferred but not required. Top third of law school class (2013-2015). Practice areas will include employment litigation, intellectual property litigation, equity disputes, fiduciary litigation, and general business litigation.
L4780Century CityLitigationSeeking a 3 to 5 year litigation associate. The ideal candidate should have hands-on experience with legal research and in-depth analysis of law and facts, state and federal civil procedure, written discovery, depositions (both taking and defending), and court hearings and oral argument. Candidates must have excellent verbal, writing, and legal research skills, and be self-motivated, personable team players with outstanding academic and professional credentials. Candidates must be admitted to practice in California.
L4781Century CityLitigationSmall litigation boutique seeking junior litigation associate (opportunistic search). To work on general lit and white collar lit.
L4782Century CityLitigationSeeking a 2 to 4 year litigation associate. Candidates should have experience in employment disputes and have an interest in general commercial litigation, consumer protection matters, class actions, real estate litigation, and business disputes. Ideal candidates will also have a proven track record of experience in legal research and drafting of pleadings, memos, briefs, discovery. Excellent academic performance, strong writing and analytical skills, interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team environment preferred. Must be licensed in California.
L4783Downtown LALitigation – MediaSeeking a junior to midlevel media litigation associate. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of two years’ litigation experience in a large law firm with an interest in media and entertainment law, including copyright, trademark, right of publicity, defamation, or privacy. Former law clerks and candidates with diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply. We’d also welcome enthusiasm and a sense of humor. Candidates must be active members of the California Bar in good standing and possess excellent academic credentials and strong writing skills.
L4784Downtown LALitigationSeeking a junior-level commercial litigation associate attorney with a minimum of 2 years’ experience; large law firm or established boutique experience is required, and clerkship experience is strongly preferred. Experience in commercial litigation, including responsibility for pleadings, motions and discovery, is required, and experience in consumer class action is preferred. Requirements also include excellent academic credentials; oral advocacy and writing skills; references; and active membership, in good standing, of the California Bar.
L4785West LALitigationSeeking a 1 to 4 year litigation associate to work on a wide variety of litigation matters. The successful candidate will work on interesting and challenging matters from the Product Liability and Environmental and the Labor & Employment groups. Excellent writing skills, attention to detail, and strong academic credentials are required.
L4786Downtown LALitigationSeeking a 3 to 6 year litigation associate with experience in working on complex litigation matters. The candidate should also have a strong academic record, exceptional analytical and writing skills and the confidence to work directly with clients. California bar admission is required.
L4787EncinoLitigation – AppellateSeeking a midlevel appellate lit associate. Clerkship experience preferred.
L4788Century CityLitigationSeeking a 2 to 4 year litigation associate to work in a top firm’s Anti-Fraud group. This position is a great opportunity for a dynamic candidate who is looking for a high level of client contact, immediate responsibility, and a collegial team. Associates have the opportunity to develop investigation and litigation skills, including trial. Candidates can expect to contribute to a variety of matters working with clients to investigate, contest, and litigate complex, large-scale, systemic fraud, typically in the healthcare arena, including identifying and targeting fraudulent trends and bringing affirmative federal and state litigation directed at parties responsible for fraudulent activity. Qualified candidates must have 2-4 years of complex litigation experience at a nationally recognized law firm. Candidates must have demonstrated litigation experience including experience managing the discovery process, and drafting motions.
L4789Century CityLitigation – Class ActionSeeking a 2015 class action litigation associate. Should have financial services lit, real estate lit, and consumer finance lit experience.
L4790Century CityLitigation – Insurance CoverageSeeking a mid-level associate for a growing Insurance Coverage & Litigation practice. Qualified candidates will have 3 – 5 years of experience litigating Employment Practices Liability Insurance (EPLI) disputes. Experience and Skills The candidate should have 3-5 years’ EPLI claim litigation experience, including written discovery, deposition, motion and case management skills. Experience should also include preparation of coverage opinions. Insurance coverage litigation experience focused on all EPLI-related issues is required. The candidate should have excellent research and writing skills. California admission required.
L4791Century CityLitigationSeeking a 3 to 6 year litigation associate. Successful candidates will have general litigation experience. Real estate litigation, copyright, or entertainment litigation experience is a plus. Superior academic credentials, admission to the CA bar, and strong verbal, written and interpersonal skills are required.
L4792Century CityLitigation – White CollarSeeking a 1 to 3 year litigation associate. Experience in the areas of white collar, complex commercial litigation, and healthcare experience preferred. Judicial Clerks preferred.
L4793Long BeachLitigationSeeking a 1 to 4 year litigation associate to work on general commercial litigation matters. Experience with or desire to learn environmental law is a plus. The successful candidate will have excellent academic credentials, preferably including law review experience; and excellent written and oral communication skills. Current membership with the State Bar of California required.
L4794West LALitigationSeeking a 2 to 4 year litigation associate with copyright litigation experience. In addition to extensive knowledge of Copyright law and the DMCA, the ideal candidate must have a knowledge of or experience with digital media and computer software, including video games, interactive entertainment, and web-based content. The candidate must also have excellent analytical and writing skills, and experience handling litigation and the DMCA. Outstanding academic credentials are required.
L4795Downtown LALitigationSeeking stellar junior to midlevel litigation associates. Associates with federal judicial clerkship experience desired. Must have top academics and top firm experience.
L4796Century CityLitigationSeeking a 1 to 3 year litigation associate who has excellent oral and written communication skills, and outstanding academic credentials. Candidates must be admitted to the California bar.
L4797Downtown LALitigationSeeking a 3 to 5 year litigation associate to work on commercial litigation matters.
L4798Downtown LALitigation3rd  – 5th Year Litigation Associate w/ Experience as Assistant U.S. Attorney
L4799Century CityReal EstateSeeking a 2 to 4 year real estate associate with the appropriate level of transactional experience, working on a broad range of real estate transactions including but not limited to leasing, purchase and sale, and development. High level of academic achievement and major law firm experience required.
L4800Downtown LAReal EstateSeeking a 3 to 5 year real estate associate with general transactional real estate experience, including but not limited to leasing, purchase and sale, and development. High level of academic achievement and major law firm experience are required.
L4801Downtown LA or Century CityReal EstateSeeking a 5 to 12 year real estate lawyer with experience working for hospitality industry clients on asset acquisition and disposition, financing, and management contracts. Strong academic credentials and legal skills required. Experience as part of a top notch hospitality practice with high profile deals and clients preferred.
L4802Century CityReal EstateSeeking a 2 to 5 year real estate attorney to work in our firm’s real estate finance and investment practice. The ideal candidate will have sophisticated real estate transactional experience (primarily financing, sales and acquisitions). Candidates will currently work in a major law firm, representing banks, insurance companies, private equity funds, and other institutional clients. Qualified candidates will have distinguished academic credentials. This is an excellent opportunity for professional growth in a collegial environment. Active bar in CA preferred.
L4803Century CityReal EstateSeeking a 7+ year real estate associate. Must have broad-based general real estate experience, and extensive prior leasing work is essential. Experience in real estate development is a plus. Candidates must be self-motivated, personable team players. Candidates must also have outstanding academic and professional credentials. Candidates must be admitted to practice in California.
L4804Century CityReal EstateSeeking a mid-level real estate associate with strong academic credentials and an emphasis on real estate finance (borrower and lender side). Must have an excellent academic record and strong writing and communication skills. Experience in purchase and sale is a plus.
L4805Century CityReal EstateSeeking a 3+ year real estate associate who has solid commercial real estate transactional experience, including experience in some or all of the following: drafting and negotiating purchase and sale agreements, commercial leases, CC&Rs, listing agreements, property management agreements and development agreements, and title review. A stellar academic record and strong communication skills are required.
L4806Century CityReal EstateSeeking a mid to senior real estate associate with commercial real estate transactional experience, including experience in some or all of the following: drafting and negotiating purchase and sale agreements, CC&Rs, development agreements, commercial leases, property management agreements and listing agreements. A stellar academic record and strong communication skills are required.
L4807Beverly HillsReal EstateSeeking a 5 to 8 year real estate associate from a high-end large or mid-size law firm where they’ve gained commercial real estate finance and general real estate legal experience, including the ability to lead finance transactions as well as, ideally, purchase and sale transactions, each with minimal partner oversight. Qualified candidates will possess expertise in the preparation and negotiation of real estate loan documents, with experience representing both institutional and quasi-institutional lenders. Experience representing corresponding borrowers in the same type of finance transactions, while the same is not mandatory, would be preferred. Also, while not mandatory, a successful candidate will have experience representing institutional investors and/or sponsors in joint venture transactions, as well.
L4808Downtown LAReal EstateSeeking a 2004 to 2006 real estate attorney with solid experience in one or more of the following areas: senior mortgage/mezzanine debt, joint-venture equity work and/or acquisitions and dispositions. The successful candidate must have the ability to run substantive portions of transactions and good client relation skills.
L4809Downtown LAReal EstateSeeking a 2012 to 2013 real estate associate. Candidate must have substantial experience in complex real estate transactions, including joint ventures, acquisitions, dispositions and financing of various real estate asset classes, including, office, multi-family, industrial, retail and hospitality and leisure properties. Experience with hotel management agreements and hotel franchise agreements is desired but not required. Should have outstanding academic credentials, comparable law firm experience, and excellent written and verbal communication skills. CA bar admission (or eligibility to obtain admission promptly) required.
L4810Century CityReal EstateMid to senior level real estate associate (6 to 10 years) with leasing, finance and purchase & sale experience.
L4811Downtown LAReal EstateSeeking a 6+ year real estate associate. The ideal candidate will have substantial proficiency in real estate finance and a working knowledge of commercial acquisitions, retail and office leasing and public finance. Admission to practice in CA, immediate transferable skills and a strong academic background with excellent writing skills are also essential. Only candidates who meet these criteria will be considered.
L4812Century CityReal EstateSeeking a 201 or 2014 real estate finance associate.
L4813West LAReal EstateSeeking a 3 to 4 year real estate associate. Ideal candidates will have experience in real estate transactions, including acquisitions and dispositions, development, joint ventures, and secured loans. Affordable housing and low-income tax credit is a plus, as is construction contract experience. Requirements: 3-4 years of solid transactional real estate experience at a top law firm
L4814Downtown LAReal EstateSeeking a 5 to 10+ year attorney. Broad-based real estate transactions, including acquisitions/dispositions, real estate finance, development, commercial leasing, private equity/joint ventures/entity planning, land use, environmental review (CEQA/NEPA) and remediation, public/private partnerships and other real estate related matters.
L4815Century CityReal EstateSeeking a 4 to 7 year real estate associate or counsel. Qualified candidates will have excellent academic credentials, experience in a law firm or similar environment and excellent writing, communication and problem-solving skills. Relocation support is available for highly qualified candidates.
L4816Century CityReal EstateSeeking a 4+ year real estate associate with experience representing lenders and managing real estate loan transactions. Qualified candidates will also have experience with complex, commercial multi-property loan closings. Experience in all other aspects of commercial real estate transactions is a plus; including leasing, acquisitions and dispositions, and development. Candidates must have JD from an accredited law school, and be admitted to and in good standing with the CA bar. Prior law firm experience required.
L4817Downtown LATaxSeeking a 3 to 4 year corporate tax associate.
L4818Century CityTech TransMid-level associate with 2- 4 years of general transactional experience with an interest in the media space.  Experience with licensing and complex transactions preferred.  High level of academic achievement required.
O4819Costa MesaCorporate – FinanceSeeking a 7+ year finance associate. The group’s clients consist of many high-profile bank and nonbank lenders, including private debt funds, BDCs, mezzanine funds and hedge funds. This position involves direct client contact and will provide many opportunities for business development training and participation. Candidate must have experience executing complex finance transactions and credit arrangements. Asset based lending experience a plus but not required. 
O4820IrvineEnvironmentalSeeking a mid-level Environment and Land Use associate. Candidates with environmental litigation experience in State and/or Federal Courts strongly preferred. Qualified candidates should also have experience in depositions and written discovery. Excellent research, writing and analytical skills, and excellent academic credentials are essential. All qualified candidates must be admitted to the State Bar of California.
O4821Costa MesaIP – ProsSeeking a 2+ year patent prosecution. The ideal candidate will have at least a college degree in electrical engineering, computer science, computer engineering, mechanical engineering, or physics, and have well-developed skills in patent application preparation and prosecution, as well as in conducting validity and infringement assessments. Experience with wireless telecommunications, signal processing, computer networking or semiconductor engineering experience is preferred. Candidates must have strong academic credentials, excellent writing skills and should enjoy working with others in a team-oriented setting.
O4822IrvineIP – TrademarkSeeking a 5 to 8 year trademark associate with experience trademark prosecution, enforcement and managing trademark portfolios. Candidates must have strong academic credentials, as well as superior written and verbal communication skills.
O4823IrvineIP – ProsSeeking Patent Agent or Associate. Applicants will preferably have a Ph.D. or Master’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering. Patent Agent candidates should have 2 or more years of experience in both writing and prosecuting patent applications. Associate level candidates should have 2 – 4 years of experience in both writing and prosecuting patent applications. Patent Bar Required and Associate level candidates must be admitted to practice in California. Excellent analytical skills, writing skills and academic record.
O4824Costa MesaIP – ProsSeeking an intellectual property attorney with a PhD or Masters in Organic or Medicinal Chemistry, to join its team. A PhD or Masters in Molecular Biology or Genetics will also be considered. The Life Science team is a growing group, representing major to mid-size pharmaceutical, biotechnology and diagnostic companies across the country. The ideal candidate will be team-oriented and interested in helping to further grow the practice. Juris Doctor degree is required. The ability to bring some business is ideal but not required.
O4825Costa MesaIP – ProsIP boutique seeking a highly qualified patent prosecution associate or patent agent to join the intellectual property practice in our Costa Mesa office. Candidates must be registered with the USPTO. Advanced degree in related field required. Candidates should have 2+ years’ experience preparing / prosecuting patents in one or more of the following areas: Software; Computer Science; Electrical Engineering; Audio/Video Media Management; Speech Processing; Database Technology/Architecture; Java/Flash/C++; and Networking Systems.
O4826IrvineLitigationSeeking a 3 to 4 year litigation associate. In addition to having strong academic credentials, the ideal candidate will have excellent research, analytical and writing skills as well as experience formulating discovery plans and drafting dispositive motions. Experience with, or demonstrated interest in, municipal litigation a plus.
O4827RiversideLitigationSeeking a 3 to 5 year litigation associate with complex litigation experience. Candidate must have excellent research, analytical and writing skills, as well as experience formulating discovery plans and drafting dispositive motions.
O4828IrvineLitigationSeeking a mid-level litigation associate. The person hired for this position will work closely with partners and be a key member of the team, and can expect to assume such responsibilities as: Drafting and preparing motions and other litigation documents Conducting legal research Formulating legal strategy Managing document production Taking and defending depositions and preparing witnesses for depositions and trial testimony Assisting in preparation for, and participating in, trials Supporting the team by performing work on other litigation-related matters as needed This is a great opportunity to work with a group of dedicated lawyers who are passionate about their work, and to enjoy the benefits of a growing international law firm. Position Requirements Personal Skills/Attributes Embraces teamwork and values collaboration. Possesses strong writing and analytical skills. Has excellent interpersonal skills and is able to communicate effectively with clients and colleagues. Superior organizational and time-management skills. Insurance litigation experience is helpful
O4829IrvineLitigationSeeking a 2 to 4 year litigation associate to work in a top firm’s Anti-Fraud group. This position is a great opportunity for a dynamic candidate who is looking for a high level of client contact, immediate responsibility, and a collegial team. Associates have the opportunity to develop investigation and litigation skills, including trial. Candidates can expect to contribute to a variety of matters working with clients to investigate, contest, and litigate complex, large-scale, systemic fraud, typically in the healthcare arena, including identifying and targeting fraudulent trends and bringing affirmative federal and state litigation directed at parties responsible for fraudulent activity. Qualified candidates must have 2-4 years of complex litigation experience at a nationally recognized law firm. Candidates must have demonstrated litigation experience including experience managing the discovery process, and drafting motions.
O4830Newport BeachLitigation – Financial ServicesSeeking a 3 to 5 year financial services litigation associate. Must have financial services litigation experience and a commitment to financial services practice. Representation of federally charted financial institutions and experience in mortgage-related litigation and defending financial institutions in regulatory matters are preferred. Practice Group represents banks and non-bank providers of financial services and litigates their most escalated disputes, including regulatory enforcement actions, consumer class actions, and qui tam litigation. We also advise our financial services clients with respect to risk management, government relations, regulatory compliance, and operational best practices. Job Requirements: The candidate should have excellent academic credentials, experience drafting and arguing motions and other pleadings, significant case development/management experience, and experience with federal and local state courts. The candidate must have strong writing and oral advocacy skills. Admission to the California Bar is ideal.
O4831IrvineReal EstateSeeking a 5 to 12 year real estate lawyer with experience working for hospitality industry clients on asset acquisition and disposition, financing, and management contracts. Strong academic credentials and legal skills required. Experience as part of a top notch hospitality practice with high profile deals and clients preferred.
O4832Costa MesaReal EstateSeeking a 2013-2014 Real Estate Associate with significant experience in sophisticated commercial real estate transactions including but not limited to acquisitions, dispositions, leasing, and joint ventures. Outstanding academic credentials and experience required. Out of state candidates are encouraged to apply.
O4833Costa MesaReal EstateSeeking an associate attorney with 4-6 years of real estate finance experience with big firm experience. The ideal candidate will have significant lender-side experience drafting and negotiating commercial mortgage loan documents and conducting associated real estate and entity due diligence. The ability to work with other team members and clients, and “take ownership” of projects, is essential. Top academic credentials and outstanding writing skills are required. Associates already admitted to practice in California are preferred.
O4834Newport BeachTaxSeeking a 3 to 5 year corporate tax associate.
S4835San DiegoCorporate – HealthcareSeeking a 6+ year corporate associate years of experience to join its Corporate Group.  The ideal candidate will have healthcare transactional/regulatory experience and also experience in mergers and acquisitions. We are looking for a candidate that is highly motivated and capable of working directly with clients and others on regulatory issues as well as on transactions. We prefer candidates with big law firm experience, immediately transferable skills and strong academic backgrounds from nationally recognized schools.
S4836San DiegoCorporateSeeking a 2015 to 2017 corporate associate.
S4837San DiegoCorporateSeeking a motivated junior corporate associate. We are looking for an attorney with an entrepreneurial spirit, one who is looking to excel and make a difference. We value collegiately among our lawyers and seek to make the practice of law professionally rewarding, while maintaining a personal balance. – Strong corporate background, which must include experience in venture capital, mergers & acquisitions, debt and equity financings and securities transactions. Experience with a national or regional law firm – California bar admittance.
S4838San DiegoCorporateSeeking a 4 to 7 year corporate associate with experience in one or more of the following areas: venture capital, initial public offerings or mergers & acquisitions. Superior academic credentials, excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills required. An interest in rapidly growing startup or venture capital practice preferred. Must be an active member of the California State Bar.
S4839San DiegoEstate PlanningSeeking a 3+ year trusts and estates associate. The ideal candidate will have: Strong drafting skills, including drafting revocable and irrevocable trusts, wills, advance health care directives, and powers of attorney. Experience supporting probate and trust administrations. An LL.M. in Tax is preferred, but not required.. Candidates should have a working knowledge of income, estate and gift taxes. Estate and gift tax return experience preferred. Excellent writing and research skills, top-tier academic credentials and California license all required.
S4840Rancho Santa FeEstate PlanningSeeking a 2 to 3 year trusts & estates associate. Will be advising high net worth individuals and family businesses on tax, trust and estate, and business succession matters. #LI-post Skills and experience required. Must have strong drafting, writing and communication skills; Experience drafting wills and trusts; Strong project management ability; ability to balance a large number of competing priorities; Experience with Excel and PowerPoint a plus Attention to detail Team Player. The following experience would be useful but is not required Exposure to sophisticated Wealth Planning techniques, such as Family Limited Partnerships, Grantor Retained Annuity Trusts, Foreign Grantor Trusts, Qualified Personal Residence Trusts, Dynasty Trusts, Insurance Trusts, Annual Exclusion Trusts, Directed Trusts, Sales to Defective Grantor Trusts, Buy-Sell Agreements, Decanting and Private Trust Companies Some knowledge of income taxation of trusts and estates, gift tax return reporting, generation-skipping transfer (GST) tax and Chapter 14 Equal Opportunities.
S4841San DiegoIP – ProsSeeking a 4+ year patent prosecution associate. Should have Big Law experience in patent prosecution. Primary duties will include patent prosecution, client counseling, drafting patent applications and due diligence. We are looking for candidates with strong academic backgrounds and a Ph.D. in Biology/Chemistry. Applicants must be licensed to practice in California. Admission to the USPTO is also required.
S4842San DiegoIP – LitSeeking a 2 to 3 year IP litigation associate. Qualified candidate must hold a degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or Computer Science and will possess significant experience through all phases of patent litigation, specifically involving software, medical devices, and/or computer hardware. Excellent academic credentials, research, writing, and communication skills are required. Clerkship experience preferred but not essential. We have a growing, dynamic IP litigation practice in offices throughout the U.S. Our associates work on interesting cases, take on challenging responsibilities, and are able to grow their careers in a collaborative team environment, working with partners who are committed to their success. We are seeking a well-rounded, dynamic, highly-motivated attorney, who is eager to learn and gain valuable experience while supporting attorneys in several of our offices. To be considered, a candidate must hold a JD from a top-tier, ABA-approved law school and be in good standing and an active member of the California Bar.
S4843San DiegoIP – ProsSeeking a 2 to 5 year patent prosecution associate. Qualified candidates must hold a degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Computer Science or a related field and have strong patent prosecution skills. The candidate preferably has experience with mechanical and electromechanical technologies and related software applications. Strong legal writing and research skills, top academics and law firm experience required. To be considered, any attorney candidate must hold a JD from an ABA-approved law school and must be in good standing and an active member of the State Bar of California.
S4844San DiegoIP – ProsSeeking a 2 to 4 year patent prosecution associate experienced in preparing and prosecuting software-related applications. Should have an aptitude for portfolio development and client counseling a plus. Applicant must have a USPTO Reg. No. and possess a degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Physics, or a related field. Applicant must be detail oriented and have strong written and verbal skills. Transcripts and patent prosecution writing samples will be requested. California or Washington bar members are preferred. Prefer education or patent prosecution work experience related to software technologies such as cloud, security encryption, mobile applications, databases, and networking.
S4845San DiegoIP – TMSeeking a 5 to 8 year trademark associate with experience in trademark prosecution, enforcement and managing trademark portfolios. Candidates must have strong academic credentials, as well as superior written and verbal communication skills.
S4846San DiegoIP – ProsSeeking a 2 to 5 year patent prosecution associate. Must be able to understand, critique and provide insightful opinion on scientific data. Assist with patent landscapes and freedom to operate analysis in various high technology areas. Drafting written assessments of the prospects of obtaining patent protection; Drafting patent applications; Draft responses to communications from the United States Patent and Trademark Office and other patent offices. Collaborate with colleagues on various projects including assessing patents for corporate due diligence and conducting underlying analysis for opinions and litigations. Handle a variety of patent projects, including patent drafting, prosecution, reexaminations, opinions, litigation support and due diligence. Must have B.S. in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering or computer science. Experience with patent drafting and prosecution in fields relating to fluid/heat transfer, aerosol physics, etc. is preferred. Desire and ability to quickly learn the fundamentals of a broad range of new technologies. Detail oriented with excellent written and verbal communication skills. Demonstrated scientific writing ability. Demonstrated verbal skills required to communicate scientific concepts effectively to clients, attorneys, scientists and engineers. USPTO admission or ability to be admitted within one year of hire.
S4847San DiegoIP – TMSeeking a 3+ year trademark associate. Experience helping manage U.S. and international trademark portfolios with specific experience in trademark clearance, prosecution, investigations and routine enforcement is required. Successful candidates will have strong academic credentials, excellent legal writing skills, be highly organized and detail oriented. Law firm experience, or significant in-house experience with trademarks is preferred. Competitive salary and outstanding benefit package.
S4848San DiegoIP – ProsSeeking a 3 to 5 year patent prosecution associate for a large firm in Del Mar. A degree in electrical/computer engineering, physics, or demonstrated experience in one or more of these areas, as well as admission to the patent bar are required. Familiarity with automotive technologies is a plus.
S4849San DiegoIP – ProsSeeking a 2 to 4 year patent prosecution associate who has a background in one of the following fields: organic chemistry, molecular biology, biochemistry, pharmacology or chemical engineering. Candidates are expected to draft and prosecute patent applications, prepare patent opinion letters, provide IP counseling to clients, and conduct patent due diligence studies in connection with business transactions. Advanced degree required.
S4850San DiegoIP – ProsSeeking a 3-6 year of patent prosecution associate with a background in one of the following fields: organic chemistry, molecular biology, biochemistry, pharmacology or chemical engineering.
S4851San DiegoL&ESeeking a mid-level employment litigation associate with 2-4 years of experience. The ideal candidate will have wage and hour litigation experience, including class/collective action experience. Qualified candidates will be comfortable drafting and responding to discovery and initial pleadings, drafting motions, and drafting agency position statements. Candidate must have excellent academic credentials, strong writing and analytical skills, and ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment. Successful candidate will be a self-starter with the ability to work independently and as part of a team. Must be admitted in California.
S4852San DiegoL&ESeeking a 6 to 8 year L&E associate. Also seeking a mid to senior L&E transactional associate.
S4853San DiegoL&ESeeking a 12+ year attorney with experience in employment litigation and counseling. 
S4854San DiegoLit – Insurance CoverageSeeking a mid-level litigation associate to support a firm’s insurance coverage litigation practice. Candidates must have litigation experience, including pre-trial preparation skills. A working knowledge of business insurance policies including D&O, E&O, CGL, and/or first party property and casualty policies is a plus. Candidates must have excellent academic credentials, superior research and writing abilities, as well as maturity and good communication skills. Candidates must be licensed with the California Bar and in good standing.
S4855San DiegoReal EstateSeeking a 2 to 3 year real estate associate. High level of academic achievement from a respected law school, strong writing skills, and major law firm experience required.
S4856San DiegoReal EstateSeeking a 5 to 12 year real estate lawyer with experience working for hospitality industry clients on asset acquisition and disposition, financing, and management contracts. Strong academic credentials and legal skills required. Experience as part of a top notch hospitality practice with high profile deals and clients preferred.
S4857EncinitasReal EstateSeeking a senior real estate associate or junior partner. Candidates should preferably be San Diego-based and have significant experience in development and financing activities, such as entitlement, acquisition, disposition, financing (both conventional and nonconventional, including mezzanine and preferred equity), construction, management, and leasing transactions, as well as joint venture and condominium matters.
S4858San DiegoReal EstateSeeking a 2 to 4 year real estate associate. The associate hired for this position will work collaboratively with dedicated partners and associates on a variety of complex transactional matters, and will assume such responsibilities as: Contributing to the coordination and execution of a broad range of complex transactional matters such as real estate financing, commercial real estate, and asset-based lending and commercial leasing. Working on closing financings, acquisitions, sales, leases, and the development of real property. Supporting the practice by performing general research and writing. This is a great opportunity to join a dynamic team that is passionate about what they do and to enjoy the benefits and resources of an international law firm. Must have real estate finance experience. Experience with disposition, leasing, mortgage and mezzanine financing is a plus. Should be licensed to practice law in the State of California and in good standing; also licensed and in good standing in the State of New York is a plus.
S4859San DiegoReal EstateSeeking a 7+ year real estate attorney to focus on real estate and energy project development matters. The ideal candidate has strong experience with the following areas: Structuring complex real estate transactions Structured finance M&A and finance transactions Acquisition, disposition, development, leasing, and joint venture transactions M&A coordinated due diligence in connection with real estate, ground leases, and real property transactions related to purchase agreements, easements, deeds of trust and other security instruments Resolution of complicated title insurance matters Real estate business development General real estate commercial transactions This lawyer will work within and receive support from a national team of industry-leading real estate and energy lawyers and paralegals. This position will be directly responsible for overseeing client matters and staffing projects with associates and other support staff.
S4860San DiegoTaxSeeking a 2 to 5 year tax associate. Must have experience advising on some combination of mergers and acquisitions, capital markets transactions and international transactions, (ii) a high level of motivation, initiative and excellent problem solving skills, (iii) strong client relations skills and experience handling several concurrent ongoing matters and (iv) a high level of academic achievement from a nationally recognized law school.
S4861San DiegoTech TransSeeking a 3 to 5 year tech trans associate. The ideal candidate will have experience analyzing, drafting and counseling clients on a variety of technology/IP transactions, such as those involving the assignment, licensing, and development of technology/IP, distribution of products, and provision of services. Candidate must demonstrate the potential to independently manage projects, interact with clients, and work effectively as a team member. Technical background or work experience relevant to pharmaceuticals, biotech, medical devices, software or semiconductors is preferred. M&A experience preferred. Superior academic credentials and excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills are required. Great opportunity for someone interested in joining a vibrant practice within one of the world’s premier global law firms.

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