ACBA Job Board


ACBA members get first crack at our job board postings in the ACBA Bi-Weekly e-Newsletter. 

Legal Services for Children – Bilingual (Spanish) Immigration Attorney: Legal Services for Children is hiring an immigration attorney to work on their Detained Immigrant Children’s Project, working with minors in custody of the Office of Refugee Resettlement in children’s shelters in Northern California. Learn more

Equal Rights Advocates 

Oakland City Attorney – Deputy City Attorney III or IV General & Complex Litigation: Significant litigation experience including writ and appellate experience is desirable for the position with placement depending on experience. The City Attorney’s Office represents the City in legal matters pertaining to the City of Oakland. These matters include, but are not limited to, providing advice to clients, handling writ proceedings and handling litigation and appellate matters. Learn more.

Oakland City Attorney – Deputy City Attorney III General Government, Municipal Finance & Tax: The Office of the City Attorney seeks an attorney for the position of Deputy City Attorney III with background and expertise in the municipal finance, revenue, bonds, taxation, fees and assessments. Relevant expertise includes general municipal law practice areas including but not limited to municipal finance, ethics and conflict of interest in the context of municipal finance and public contracting.  Expertise in municipal bond law, open meetings laws, public records, parliamentary procedure, and constitutional law and/or serving as counsel to legislative bodies, boards and commissions is a plus. FULL JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

The ACLU of Northern California – Legal-Policy Co-Directors:

Associate Attorney: AV-rated Oakland insurance and civil defense firm seeks an experienced, California licensed associate attorney seeking to grow and assume case responsibilities in a friendly, mid-size law firm. A minimum of five years’ experience is ideal, and experience in civil litigation preferred. Ideal candidate will have excellent research and writing skills, and discovery and motion practice experience. Trial and mediation experience a plus, but not required. Please reply with résumé, writing sample and salary requirements.Firm offers a competitive salary and full benefits, and flexibility regarding work schedule. Contact:

Insurance defense firm in the Tri-Valley area – midlevel and senior attorney:The midlevel candidate will have 3-7 year of civil defense experience, and the more senior attorney must have trial experience with a minimum of have 8 years of experience. They are looking for someone that has a strong desire to litigate. Experience in the arena of insurance defense, is extremely valuable. This is a great opportunity for a candidate who is ready to handle complex and diverse litigation files. They practice a team approach to litigation and are dedicated to providing the most forceful, efficient and comprehensive defense to their loyal clientele. Interested and qualified candidates, please send resumes to

State Bar of California Director, Access & Inclusion: As a member of the Executive Management Team, the Director is responsible for planning, directing, and managing efforts to achieve the access to justice and diversity and inclusion missions of the State Bar. Learn more

Center for Youth Development – Mock Trial Instructor: CYDL seeks a remote instructor for our summer program for youth from first-generation and marginalized backgrounds who are interested in law and social justice. The paid position involves teaching online for a few hours per week, during regular business hours, between June 17 and August 8. Teach basic trial skills and facilitate mock trials, using an established curriculum. Prior teaching experience is not required. People of color and first-generation professionals are strongly encouraged to apply. To apply, please send a brief cover email and resume to Nancy Schiff, Executive Director, at

The Law Foundation of Silicon Valley Supervising Attorney for our Housing Department: Our mission is to advance the rights of under-represented individuals and families in our diverse community through legal services, strategic advocacy, and educational outreach. We are currently seeking a full-time Supervising Attorney for our Housing Department. We invite any interested parties to visit our website at:

The City of Richmond seeks an experienced City Attorney to successfully manage a municipal legal office. The ideal candidate will have a combination of skills and experience in California municipal law. Deadline: Tuesday, July 7th. KA_RICH_CA_R1

Larose Law – Associate Family Attorney: The Law Offices of Jonathan Larose seeks a full-time, experienced, family law attorney. Candidates should have at least two years of family experience. Our offices are in Fremont and Walnut Creek. However, the ability to work from home, post-Covid, will be a material part of the position. Candidates should email their inquiry and resume to Jonathan Larose at

Larose Law – Family Law Paralegal: The Law Offices of Jonathan Larose seeks a full-time, experienced, family law paralegal. Candidates should be certified with at least one year of hands-on experience. Candidates should email their inquiry and resume to Jonathan Larose at

Have a job you’d like to include in our Job Board? Please send job descriptions to Valerie Lescroart at