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

Oakland City Attorney – BRIDGE FELLOWS PROGRAM – 2020: The Oakland City Attorney’s Office is now accepting applications from recent law school graduates for Bridge Fellow positions. The Oakland City Attorney’s Office provides legal representation and advice to the City’s agencies, departments, Mayor, City Administrator, City Council, and City boards and commissions. The Office also defends the City in litigation, files actions on the City’s behalf and handles writ petitions and appeals. Bridge Fellows will be assigned to work on litigation, advisory and transactional matters of City-wide importance, based on their interests and experience, and the Office’s needs. No prior municipal law experience is required. FULL JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

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. The incumbent may perform a wide range of duties involving municipal finance, revenue, taxes and fees, formation of special assessment and other districts, preparation of ballot measures, parliamentary procedure, public meetings, public records laws, constitutional law, charter interpretations, and other practice areas outlined above. FULL JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

Oakland City Attorney –  Deputy City Attorney III or IV General & Complex Litigation: The Office of the City Attorney seeks a well-qualified individual for a Deputy City Attorney III or Deputy City Attorney IV position in the General & Complex Litigation Division. 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. FULL JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

The Law Foundation of Silicon Valley – Multiple Openings:

CEB – Content Attorney: 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 one or more specific areas: Publications, Learning, Team Leadership, Reporter Editors-In-Chief, New Content Development, Bar Association Outreach, and Current Awareness/Legal Developments.  Learn more

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

Legal Services for Seniors (Monterey County) – Executive Director/Attorney: We are looking for a dynamic, hands-on, detail-oriented leader with excellent communication, fundraising and networking skills. The position includes the need for managerial, administrative and organizational experience, as well as a legal background handling various types of legal matters. Founded in 1985, we have a staff of twelve, including three staff attorneys and two pro bono attorneys. Learn more

ACLU of Northern California – Staff/Senior Staff Attorney (San Francisco, Fresno, or Sacramento): The ACLU of Northern California (ACLU NorCal) is hiring two Senior Staff Attorneys/ Staff Attorneys to join program teams in its Legal-Policy Department. Learn more 

Evans Law Firm, Inc. – Independent Contract Attorney: The attorney will work from home on trust litigation,  estate planning and conservatorship cases/ referrals on cases all around the Bay Area. The attorney will be responsible for full trust litigation and estate planning and needs to be experienced in the following areas of law: all types of estate planning (including living trust and will packages, powers of attorney, probate matters, estate administration, trust administration, will and trust contests, living trusts including special needs trusts, and conservatorships).  Interested applicants are asked to submit a resume and writing sample to Evans Law Firm via email and to indicate their requirements for payment and monthly availability to take on new work. If you are also interested in contingency cases, please let us know. You will not have set hours but will keep your own hours and self-report.

Cordell & Cordell – FOSTER CITY LITIGATION FAMILY LAW ATTORNEY: The Litigation Family Law Attorney position is the perfect fit if you’re ready to take on a new challenge that comes with industry-leading benefits. This role offers seasoned attorneys a place where you can focus on your passion of practicing law in a specialized practice field. Learn more

Federal Public Defender’s Office for the Central District of California.  We are hiring for trial attorney positions in our Riverside office.

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