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ACBA Job Board 8.8.22 
ACBA Job Board


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Featured Job

Disaster Real Estate/Racial Justice Attorney – The Disaster Legal Assistance Collaborative (DLAC) offers free legal services to those impacted by disasters throughout Northern California (Monterey and north). DLAC is staffed by Legal Access Alameda (Legal Access).  This position is an exempt, full-time position responsible for supporting disaster preparedness and response work. Learn more

Government Openings

The Office of the Oakland City Attorney: multiple openings

San Francisco City Attorney’s Office: multiple openings

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

The Superior Court of California, County of Alameda is accepting applications for the position of Attorney, Self-Help and Family Law Facilitator Program. Learn more

State Bar of California – Attorney and other positions

The Office of the U.S. Trustee, a component of the DOJ, has announced an opportunity to fill the position of an AUST in San Jose, CA. Interested individuals can view the announcement and application procedures by clicking on Assistant United States Trustee | LEGAL-CAREERS | Department of Justice.

Department of Justice – Healthcare Rights and Access Section, Tobacco Unit – DEPUTY ATTORNEY GENERAL III: The Tobacco Unit of the Healthcare Rights and Access Section protects the California public and promotes the public health by implementing and defending the state’s rights under the tobacco Master Settlement Agreement and by investigating and litigating cases related to federal and state tobacco laws. Tobacco unit litigation is typically complex, often involving multistate or multiagency coordination, new products or evolving regulatory schemes, and novel questions of contract and statutory construction. Learn more

Department of Justice – Employment and Administrative Mandate Section: Learn more

The California Department of Justice has multiple openings in our Tort and Condemnation Section:


JO#5526 Attorney II – Judicial Council of California: The Legal Services office of the Judicial Council of California provides quality, timely, and ethical legal advice and services to the Supreme Court, Courts of Appeal, trial courts, Judicial Council, and its advisory bodies and staff. Learn more

USF School of Law is hiring two or more entry level or lateral tenure/tenure track positions to begin in the fall of 2023. We are excited to welcome new faces to our faculty and for the opportunity to showcase who we are and what we do in the hiring process. We seek excellent candidates in all fields with a particular interest in Torts, Property, IP, International Human Rights (to run the IHR clinic), and Race & The Law. To be clear, this is not an exclusive list. We are open-minded and inclusive in this search.  Learn more

Civil Litigation

McNamara, Ambacher, Wheeler, Hirsig & Gray LLP: Associate Attorney Civil litigation defense firm with offices in Contra Costa and Solano Counties, seeking attorney associate for its Pleasant Hill office, with a minimum of three years of experience. Successful candidates will have excellent writing and research skills, a strong academic background from an accredited law school and be willing to accept significant responsibility in a broad range of litigation matters. We offer a congenial atmosphere and competitive salary and benefits. Please email resume and short writing sample by responding to the email. All inquiries will be treated confidentially. Email:

Associate Attorney, Insurance Subrogation – Oakland, CA: Noma Law Firm APC represents insurance companies with large-loss property subrogation claims resulting from fire, water, or equipment failure. We are growing and hiring our first Associate Attorney. This is not an insurance defense firm. Our plaintiff side team litigates causes of action including negligence, indemnity, construction defect, and products liability.  Learn more

NOLAND, HAMERLY, ETIENNE & HOSS – Litigation Attorney: Monterey County’s leading AV-rated firm seeks a litigation associate attorney with at least five years of civil litigation experience. The associate will be able to take matters from start to finish, drafting pleadings, discovery, motion and trial practice.  Noland Hamerly has been serving its individual, business and agricultural clients for almost 100 years and has a diverse transactional, probate & trust, employment and civil litigation practice. Read more

Sierra Club is hiring an attorney with 3-7 years of experience to engage in creative litigation and regulatory advocacy strategies toward shutting down coal plants and preventing new gas plants as part of its Beyond Coal Campaign. The job can be based on Oakland, Denver, Boulder, or DC (or can be remote — even if Oakland-based, position can be up to full-time WFH on a near-term basis), but will be focused on plants in the south-central part of the US (primarily, but not exclusively, Texas). Read more

Legal Aid

BayLegal’s employment opportunities, please visit our career page and application portal located at: :

Disability Rights CaliforniaMultiple openings at various locations:

Open Opportunities at Neighborhood Legal Services of Los Angeles County

Free Speech For People Seeking to Hire Public Interest Attorney: Free Speech For People is seeking a public interest attorney, preferably with constitutional law, social justice, and/or election law experience, to join a cutting-edge non-profit fighting for democracy. Learn more

The Center for HIV Law and Policy has a job opening for a Staff Attorney.

Free Speech For People: We are searching for candidates with 3+ years of legal experience interested in joining us as we continue the fight across the country to defend our democracy and our Constitution.  Here is our posting for this new counsel position:

The LGBT Asylum Project – Attorney for Transgender and Gender Nonconforming (TGNC) defensive cases. Our new attorney will manage initial consultations with potential clients, prepare client declarations, and collect supporting evidence primarily for TGNC defensive asylum cases. Along with these critical duties, the new attorney will help manage Name Change and Gender Change legal services for TGNC clients. By focusing on TGNC asylum cases, we will better serve the most vulnerable people in our community. Read more


Housing/Real Estate

Open Opportunities at Neighborhood Legal Services of Los Angeles County

Legal Assistance to the Elderly is hiring a managing attorney to lead our housing team. Learn more

Non Attorney Positions

NOLAND, HAMERLY, ETIENNE & HOSS – Paralegal, Administrative Assistant. Read more

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