Alameda County
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ACBA Job Board 3.6.23 
ACBA Job Board


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

Government Openings

The Office of the Oakland City Attorney: multiple openings

Superior Court of California, County of Alameda – Legal Research Attorney (Criminal) job opportunity:–Criminal-_R629-1

State Bar of California – Attorney and other positions

OFFICE OF THE COUNTY COUNSEL, COUNTY OF ALAMEDA – DEPUTY COUNTY COUNSEL: The County of Alameda’s Office of the County Counsel (“OCC”) located in Oakland, California is hiring attorneys to join a diverse and collegial team committed to providing excellent legal services. The County Counsel is the General Counsel for the County of Alameda, including the Board of Supervisors and all County agencies, departments, certain special districts, boards, and commissions. OCC covers a broad spectrum of practice areas, including employment, personal injury, child welfare, breach of contract, civil rights, taxation, election challenges, probate/conservatorship, and land use, including planning, code enforcement and environmental regulation, in addition to litigation and oversight of litigation handled by outside counsel. Learn more

Organization Name: Judicial Council of California
Job Title: Attorney I (JO#5848)
Organization Name: Judicial Council of California
Location: San Francisco, CA or Sacramento, CA
Closing Date: Open Until Filled. Apply by March 9th

Department of Justice – EMPLOYMENT & ADMINISTRATIVE MANDATE SECTION DEPUTY ATTORNEY GENERAL III: The Employment and Administrative Mandate (EAM) Section of the California Department of Justice is looking for litigators to join a diverse group of professionals who are dedicated to ensuring that California’s laws are enforced fairly and as intended.  EAM deputies focus on public employment litigation in courts throughout the state. EAM deputies defend state agencies in civil lawsuits alleging discrimination, retaliation, harassment, and disability related claims, uphold disciplinary actions in evidentiary hearings before the State Personnel Board, and support administrative agency actions by the Department of Motor Vehicles, California Horse Racing Board, and Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control. Final filing date 3/7. Learn more

Deputy County Counsel recruitments at the County of Monterey

  1. Deputy County Counsel II/II at:
  2. Deputy County Counsel IV at:

The Office of the Oakland City Attorney is now accepting applications for the position of Deputy City Attorney III/IV, General Government & Finance.  For more information and application instructions, please go to:

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Jennifer Sung is hiring term law clerks for the 2024-2025 term. There are two positions vacant. If you have a qualified student or lawyer in mind, please encourage them to apply through OSCAR by April 21, 2023. Applicants should refrain from sending physical application packets to chambers. Interviews will be conducted in early May 2023. Questions may be emailed to

The County Attorney’s Office of the County of San Mateo is seeking well-qualified candidates for the positions of Deputy County Attorney II, III, or IV. Learn more

Office of Administrative Hearings, Department of General Services, in Oakland – JC-355429 ADMINISTRATIVE LAW JUDGE

The San Francisco City Attorney’s Office is happy to share open Deputy City Attorney positions with our Airport and Labor Teams.
Airport (Closing 3/3)  –
Labor (Closing 2/24) –

U.S. District Court Northern District of CA, ADR Program Director – San Francisco (Priority Date 3/31). Learn more


Ticket Crushers Law, is hiring an associate.  Salary range is $85-90K and here is a link to the job posting



Executive Director, John and Terry Levin Center for Public Service and Public Interest Law, Stanford Law School: The ideal candidate has experience working as an attorney in public interest or government practice, is committed to training and supporting new generations of public interest and public service lawyers, and has a proven track record mentoring, supporting, training, or teaching law students and young attorneys.  Additionally, the type of person who would excel in this position will have highly developed project and operations management experience, be detail oriented, and able to manage time well. Learn more

Family Law

Established Family Law Firm in San Ramon seeking Family Law Associate: Qualifications: Must be licensed to practice law in California; Some experience in litigation and Family and/or Juvenile; Dependency Law a plus; Strong analytical and problem-solving skills; Ability to build rapport with clients; Ability to work well as part of a team; Excellent written and verbal communication; Attention to details and organization; Ability to work independently; Salary DOE. Contact Leah Sabel, Cummins & Holmes, 18 Crow Canyon Court, Suite 340, San Ramon, CA 94583.

Legal Aid

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

Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights of the SF Bay Area has an opening for the Temporary Staff Attorney, Immigrant Justice position. We are looking for a collaborative, creative and bilingual immigration attorney who is deeply committed to immigrants’ rights to join our Asylum team. Salary is $46 to $52/hour DOE with excellent benefits and time off, and a flexible and supportive workplace. You can find the full job posting here.

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


Housing/Real Estate/Environmental

Land Use/CEQA Associate Position: Boutique law firm specializing in California municipal and local government law seeks an attorney with 2-5 years of experience, preferably with a background in land use and California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA). Contact Jennifer Dent <> for more information.

Eviction Defense Collaborative is actively recruiting for a Director of Operations

Non-Attorney Positions

The CA Civil Rights Dept. is recruiting for a Senior Legal Analyst (Paralegal). Here is the posting:

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