ACBA Job Board


ACBA members get first crack at our job board postings in the ACBA Bi-Weekly e-Newsletter.  Contact our membership department at (510) 302-2201 today to join!

THE OAKLAND CITY ATTORNEY’S OFFICE – Multiple Openings: Learn more

CEB – Content Attorney: This role will specialize in Publications for our Trust and Estates products. The Content Attorney is responsible for partnering with subject matter experts and conducting legal research and analysis in order to develop engaging legal content in multiple formats. Working in creative Practice Area teams, the Content Attorney will develop ideas and create new content in multiple formats, repurpose existing content for multiple formats, recruit contributors and speakers, participate in social networking and bar association activities, and assist with the development of Marketing copy. Additionally, this position will have the opportunity to focus on Publications.  Learn more

Law Offices of Nadine L. Burg – Associate Attorney: The Law Offices of Nadine L. Burg seeks a part-time associate attorney with a minimum of two years’ experience in family law. Learn more

SF Baykeeper – Managing Attorney: Baykeeper is seeking an exceptional Managing Attorney to lead our high-impact environmental enforcement and legal advocacy program. This position manages an active docket of 10-15 cases, leveraging the Clean Water Act and other environmental laws and local regulations to achieve concrete legal victories for the Bay and Bay Area communities. In addition to litigation, the Managing Attorney collaborates with our Senior Scientist to strengthen water quality policies through legal advocacy before regulatory agencies. This is a Director-level leadership position instrumental to the continued success of Baykeeper’s legal program and our mission to help the Bay thrive. Learn more

Central District – Law Clerk: The United States District Court, Central District of California, is accepting applications for the Law Clerk to a U. S. Magistrate Judge in Los Angeles. Learn more

First District Seeks Attorneys to Represent Inmates in Death Penalty Related Habeas Corpus Proceedings: The Regional Habeas Corpus Panel Committee for the Court of Appeal, First Appellate District, is seeking qualified lawyers to represent indigent persons in death penalty related habeas corpus proceedings in the superior courts. Learn more

Root & Rebound – Senior Staff Attorney Bay Area (Oakland, CA): Root & Rebound seeks a Senior Staff Attorney with 7+ years of law practice experience. They will work to deepen and broaden our Bay Area regional legal programs–expanding our direct legal services, growing partnerships and increasing impact. 
Root & Rebound – Reentry Hotline & Direct Services Staff Attorney (Oakland,CA): Root & Rebound seeks a Staff Attorney to focus on supporting people leaving prison statewide, who are most vulnerable in their early days and months after release and reach out to Root & Rebound needing strong and time-sensitive support.  

The Eviction Defense Collaborative – Right to Counsel Supervising Litigation Attorney: The Eviction Defense Collaborative (EDC) seeks an enthusiastic community lawyer to join our team in fighting for tenant rights and preventing homelessness and displacement. As a Right to Counsel Supervising Litigation Attorney you will play a key role in the implementation of tenant right to counsel in San Francisco and at the forefront of the universal right to representation movement. Learn more

The Eviction Defense Collaborative – Right to Counsel Litigation Attorney: The Eviction Defense Collaborative (EDC) seeks an enthusiastic community lawyer to join our team in fighting for tenant rights and preventing homelessness and displacement. As a Right to Counsel Litigation Attorney you will play a key role in the implementation of tenant right to counsel in San Francisco and at the forefront of the universal right to representation movement. Learn more  

Department of Justice – attorney and legal internship vacancies: To learn more about Justice and our legal careers, please visit our website at

Bay Area Legal Aid – Staff Attorney, Housing: Bay Legal is seeking an attorney with a strong commitment to public interest and social justice advocacy to join their Housing Law practice group, focusing on the preservation of fair and affordable housing. Learn more

All for the Family Legal Clinic – Family Law Attorney (Castro Valley): Is looking to hire a 1099 contract attorney. The contract term will be for one year, with the likelihood of it being renewed or turning into an opportunity for full time W-2 employment. Attorney will handle family law cases, mostly related to divorce, custody, and restraining orders. Interested applicants contact Pamela Ross for details.

The Office of the County Counsel for the County of Alameda (Oakland): Is accepting applications for an Associate County Counsel position. The deadline for filing your online application is Monday, September 16, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. Learn more

UCOP Office of General Counsel, Education Affairs Section – Senior Counsel: Reporting to the Managing Counsel – Education Affairs & Governance, this position independently handles a range of legal matters and projects in the Education Affairs practice area, to include the most complex and that of substantial importance and impact. Learn more

Alliance for Justice -Bolder Advocacy Counsel: You’d be working as an attorney-trainer in our Bolder Advocacy program, helping nonprofit activists understand their rights to change the community. We’re specifically looking for folks with nonprofit advocacy experience and/or folks who are bilingual in languages spoken by community activists. Experience with IRS, FEC, or FPPC rules a plus, but not a requirement. Learn more

SF Superior Court – Court Staff Attorney I-II (Unified Family Court): Performs legal assignments in various areas of law for the Unified Family Court; researches legal authorities, including state and federal statutes, state and federal court decisions, and legislative history, using both traditional and computerized legal research methods in the areas of family, dependency, juvenile justice, civil and criminal law. Learn more

The Superior Court of California, Alameda County – Legal Research Attorney (Civil): Under general direction, a Legal Research Attorney performs a variety of complex professional legal work, including research and consultation for judicial officers, provides legal support to programs within the Superior Court of Alameda County, and performs other related duties as assigned.  Assignments for any Legal Research Attorney might include supporting civil, family, probate, and/or criminal departments. Learn more

Myers Nave – Public Agency Law Associate/Of Counsel: Meyers Nave is looking for a smart, thoughtful and motivated associate or of counsel attorney with 4-to-9 years of experience to join the Municipal & Special District Law Practice Group in our Oakland office. The ideal candidate will have experience working with public agencies, including cities and transportation agencies, and a demonstrated interest in public agency law or public service. Learn more

Santa Clara Court – Staff Attorney: Under limited direction, this position performs complex legal work of the Courts, supervises attorneys and other legal staff, acts as a legal advisor, and provides technical research assistance to the Court. This recruitment will also lead to establishing an eligibility list for future Regular Full-time, Extra Help, and Limited Term opportunities at the court 1) in Self Help Center/Family Law Facilitator’s Office providing assistance to self-represented litigants 2) In Legal Research Unit for petitions challenging death penalty convictions, and 3) in the Probate Division handling decedent estates, guardianships, conservatoires, trust cases and other miscellaneous protective proceedings. Learn more

UC Santa Cruz Office of the Chancellor – Privacy and Information Practices Analyst: Working under the direction of the Information Practices Director, the Privacy & Information Practices Analyst serves as a knowledge expert in the arena of public records, information practices, and third-party subpoenas. The Information Practices Analyst accepts, examines, analyzes, and processes public records and information practices requests, and subpoenas within legal time constraints of the California Public Records (CPRA), Information Practices Acts (IPA), and related statutes and University of California policies. The incumbent must work in an environment that requires a high level of confidentiality. There is a heavy work load, with pressing deadlines and shifting priorities, requiring that work be done promptly and with a high degree of accuracy. The ability to adapt to constantly shifting priorities, strict and sometimes competing deadlines and unexpected urgent situations is critical. Teamwork is essential.  Learn more

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