Alameda County
Bar Association

ACBA Job Board 11.15.21 
ACBA Job Board

ACBA JOB BOARD

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

The Office of the Oakland City Attorney: multiple openings

  • DEPUTY CITY ATTORNEY II or III General and Complex Litigation Division / Community Lawyering and Civil Rights Unit
  • Deputy City Attorney III / IV Real Estate, Housing, Economic Development, and Redevelopment
  • Legal Administrative Assistant
  • Neighborhood Law Corps Attorney
  • Deputy City Attorney III / IV General and Complex Litigation
  • Affirmative Litigation Fellow Program – 2021

San Francisco City Attorney’s Office: multiple openings

  • Deputy City Attorney, Labor Team
  • Paralegal, Labor Team
  • Deputy City Attorney, Retirement Team
  • Deputy City Attorney, Transportation Team

The Superior Court of California, County of Alameda is currently recruiting for a Legal Research Attorney. You can find the official job posting here.

State Bar of California Office of General Counsel.   

UC Santa Cruz The Office of Campus Counsel – Paralegal: Provide paralegal support to the Campus Counsels.  Learn more

San Diego City Attorneys’ Office: Prosecutor Positions, Criminal Division.  

UC Office of the President: We are currently accepting applications for the following positions:

Solano County law firm seeks experienced full-time associate attorney for family law, estate planning, and elder abuse matters. This position includes the unique opportunity to participate in structuring the scope of matters handled by the associate. We offer a congenial and family-supportive atmosphere, competitive salary, and excellent benefits. Learn more

Open Door Legal is hiring for a Housing Attorney to grow our affirmative housing practice. This attorney will assist us in: pursuing affirmative civil cases against negligent or malicious landlords, defending subsidies through advocacy and at hearings, sealing records regarding prior Unlawful Detainer judgments, and advocating for other tenant’s rights in local and federal forums.
The full job posting is located on our website: https://open-door-legal.breezy.hr/p/1813dfabadb5

Steven Adair MacDonald & Partners, P.C., a San Francisco real estate law firm that continues to grow, is hiring an experienced, full-time litigation attorney. Learn more

First Amendment Coalition: 2022-23 Legal Fellow

National Center for Youth Law (NCYL) – NCYL seeks a Senior Director of Child Welfare to lead our work to improve the experiences of children and youth impacted by the child welfare system. Learn more

Cal/OSHA Attorney – Help make a positive difference in the lives of California workers.  Cal/OSHA’s Legal Unit seeks Attorneys for administrative litigation/ public-agency practice to improve safety & health in California workplaces.  The work is varied, interesting, and fast paced. Learn more about the positions here: How to become a Cal/OSHA Attorney Applications are due November 3, 2020. Salary: Attorney III: $9,976 – $12,798 a month. Great benefits, including telework. Bilingual and multilingual candidates are encouraged to apply. Have questions?  Contact Mary Ann David at mdavid@dir.ca.gov or (510) 286-7348.

Earthjustice is looking for an Associate Attorney in their Clean Energy Program.  The opportunity is geared toward early career attorneys.  More information available here:  https://jobs.jobvite.com/earthjustice/job/oC41gfwH

School & College Legal Services of California has an immediate opening in Santa Rosa, CA for a school law attorney with experience providing legal services for TK-12 and/or community college districts. SCLS is a joint powers of authority public education law firm with a competitive salary schedule, flexible billable hour requirements, a collaborative work environment, and generous paid time off (vacation, holidays, and other leaves). Our employees are eligible for retirement through PERS. Learn more

Public Interest Law Project (PILP) seeks an experienced attorney to join one of California’s premier legal services support centers. Our experienced team engages in systemic, anti-racist advocacy with local and regional legal services offices to advance racial and economic justice and equity.  Learn more and apply here: http://www.pilpca.org/2021/11/02/hiring-for-staff-attorney/

Externship Opportunity, Alameda Superior Court Complex Department. Judge Brad Seligman, supervising judge of the Alameda Superior Court civil and complex departments, seeks a summer extern.  The complex departments, all located in Oakland, handle class action, environmental, employment, construction defect, mass tort and other cases at all stages of the case including discovery, class certification, law and motion and trial. The extern must have strong legal research and writing skills and an interest in complex litigation. To apply, send a resume, writing sample, transcript and references to Dept.23@alameda.courts.ca.gov.  or by mail to Judge Brad Seligman, Alameda Superior Court Department  23, Administration Building, 1221 Oak St., Oakland, CA 94612. Please submit applications no later than January 14, 2022.

Eviction Defense Center is hiring a litigation staff attorney.   https://evictiondefense.org/edc-is-hiring-a-litigation-staff-attorney-3/

The California Office of Tax Appeals (OTA) is currently seeking administrative law judges for it its Sacramento and Los Angeles County offices: OTA is an independent and impartial appeals agency that hears appeals from actions of the California Franchise Tax Board and the Department of Tax and Fee Administration.  OTA strives to have the most talented and diverse workforce possible so we want to reach out to people who may not have previously considered working for OTA or the state.  If someone is interested in doing worthwhile work, maintaining work/life balance, and having the ability to work remotely part of the time, they should consider working at OTA.  In general, the currently posted positions require either one year of experience in the conduct of judicial or quasi- judicial hearings in the capacity of presiding officer or five years of experience in the practice of law*, which shall have included at least two years’ experience in the presentation of evidence and the examination of witnesses before a trial court or quasi-judicial administrative body (see https://www.calhr.ca.gov/state-hr-professionals/Pages/6071.aspx).  Potentially interested applicants may contact the Hiring Unit Contact Lorena.ramirez@OTA.ca.gov ((916) 926-3909) or, for general information about working at OTA, ACBA member Grant Thompson at grant.thompson@ota.ca.gov or (916) 926-2490. Both these positions are open until filled. 

Law Offices of Jason W. Estavillo is seeking an Associate Attorney with Foreclosure and/or Real Estate Litigation experience. Please email resume to suzanne@estavillolaw.com. More information about the position can be found on LinkedIn.
 

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