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ACBA Job Board 5.13.24 

ACBA Job Board 5.13.24

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

*FEATURED JOB*

ACBA CAAP Senior Social Worker: Utilizing a holistic model of indigent defense services, the Senior Social Worker plays an important role on the defense team, providing CAAP juvenile panel attorneys with social history assessments, mitigation for disposition, and means to advocate and achieve the best outcomes for their minor clients.  The CAAP Social Work Program aims to reduce recidivism among juvenile clients by addressing their social and behavioral needs, and efficiently connecting youth and their families to stabilizing support services in the community. Learn more

GOVERNMENT OPENINGS

The Office of the Oakland City Attorney: multiple openings

State Bar of California – Attorney and other positions: https://www.calbar.ca.gov/About-Us/Careers

City of Santa Rosa – Chief Assistant City Attorney:  This senior-level attorney will add significant value in undertaking a key leadership and management position in the City Attorney’s Office and bring a solutions-oriented approach to day-to-day operations in a robust and fast-paced environment. Learn more

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District is recruiting for the position of Assistant Counsel I/II in the Office of General Counsel. This position will focus primarily on civil prosecution of air quality violations, including cases seeking civil penalties and/or injunctive relief before the Air District’s administrative Hearing Board and in Superior Court. Experience prosecuting or defending such cases under air quality or other environmental laws, or in other similar enforcement contexts, is highly desirable. Candidates are required to have at least two years of experience and be licensed to practice law in California. The salary range is from $159,243.23 to $217,111.02 annually. The recruitment closes on May 20, 2024 at 5:00 pm. Learn more

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals – Staff Attorney: Staff attorneys are responsible for the substantive, procedural, and administrative processing of motions and fully briefed cases. This position will foster your legal research, writing, and oral presentation skills. Applicants who are hired for this position will be placed in a subject area team within OSA, depending on staffing needs and applicant experience and interest. Current needs are in the civil and criminal realms. Learn more

Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District, CA – General Counsel/Chief Legal Officer: The General Counsel/Chief Legal Officer (GC/CLO) is appointed by and serves at the pleasure of the District’s elected Board of Directors. The incumbent is responsible for developing and implementing legal compliance strategies, developing policies and goals, and acts as chief legal advisor to the Board of Directors and District staff. The GC/CLO also serves as Corporation Legal Counsel for the AC Transit Financing Corporation Board of Directors. Learn more

EDUCATION

San Francisco Unified School District (Office of General Counsel) – Deputy General Counsel, Business & Facilities (8178)

UCSF Office of Legal Affairs – Principal of Legal Affairs: Provides substantial expertise within the University in a given legal specialty. Independently handles a full range of legal matters and projects, to include the most complex and that of substantial importance and impact. Interprets complex facts and the law in areas of high ambiguity. Provides functional advice, training and / or guidance to less-experienced attorneys. May act as a liaison with outside counsel, and / or represent the University in complex litigation. Learn more 

IN-HOUSE

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory – Counsel/Senior Counsel: We’re looking for Counsel and Senior Counsel in the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory’s (LLNL) Office of General Counsel (OGC). As a generalist attorney, you will provide legal advice to others in OGC and to Laboratory client organizations regarding a wide variety of legal matters pertaining to the operation of a Department of Energy (DOE) national laboratory with an annual budget of approximately $3 billion. Learn more

CIVIL

Leoni Law – Attorney: Do you have a passion for protecting employees, fighting for the underdog, and being a fierce and tenacious advocate? If so, we want you! Learn more

Rankin, Shuey, Mintz, Lampasona & Harper – Associate Attorney: Small Oakland law firm with a dynamic civil defense practice is seeking to hire an associate attorney with 2 or more years of experience to join its team representing individual and entity clients in professional liability (medical and legal malpractice), employment, general liability, and construction defect matters in state and federal courts throughout California, as well as in administrative proceedings. Learn more 

Perkins Coie LLP – R0004949 Patent Litigation Associate Attorney – Midlevel (Open)

https://perkinscoie.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/perkinscoieexternal/job/San-Francisco/Patent-Litigation-Associate-Attorney—Midlevel_R0004949

Flicker, Kerin, Kruger & Bissada LLP – Family Law Attorney: This is a full-time hybrid role for a Family Law Attorney in the firm’s Menlo Park office (candidates interested in working in our San Ramon office will be considered). Day-to-day tasks will include legal research and writing, communicating with clients and experts/attorneys, and court appearances. The firm’s attorneys primarily work from home with days in the office as needed for client meetings, deadlines, and to direct staff. Learn more

NON-PROFIT

BayLegal’s employment opportunities, please visit our career page and application portal located at:  https://bayarealegalaid.applytojob.com/apply

Centro Legal is hiring. The link to our careers page is: https://www.centrolegal.org/careers/ 

LAS –

Legal Advocate

Staff Attorney

FVLC is hiring a Staff Attorney: Staff Attorney – Idealist

California Appellate Project – Staff Attorneys: California Appellate Project (San Francisco) is hiring! We have two Staff Attorney positions and one investigator position open. We would like to share this information with the members of your organization. To find out more information about these job openings go to https://capsf.bamboohr.com/careers.

The Legal Aid Society of San Mateo County’s Housing team seeks an attorney to join us on the front lines of the housing affordability crisis. Housing team members work to defend tenants against eviction, enforce existing tenant protections through impact litigation, and advocate for effective and equitable housing policies in partnership with impacted communities. The Housing team includes attorneys, project coordinators, a project manager and a summer fellow who work collaboratively on all aspects of the program. We are looking for a motivated and organized attorney who is dedicated to advocating for a diverse, low-income client population. The right candidate is someone who can prioritize multiple demands and execute tasks efficiently in a fast-paced litigation environment, demonstrates excellent client relations, works well on a collaborative team, and is committed to social justice. Learn more

Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights of the San Francisco Bay Area (LCCRSF) has two openings on our Racial Justice team. We are looking for a Senior Staff Attorney with significant impact litigation experience and a Staff Attorney with 1-3 years post-grad legal experience. For both positions, we are seeking a skilled attorney with  excellent written and oral advocacy skills, someone who is devoted to movement lawyering and dismantling unjust systems, passionate about racial and economic justice, and committed to working in a collaborative environment. Salary for the Senior Staff Attorney is $100k-$120k DOE and salary for the Staff Attorney role is $80k-$90k DOE. Both positions offer excellent benefits and time off and a flexible and supportive workplace. You can find the full job postings here and in the attached Word documents. Please feel free to reach out to careers@lccrsf.org with any questions or for more information.  

Non-Attorney

Candelaria PC  – Paralegal: Candelaria PC, a fast-paced boutique family law and trusts, probate, and estate planning firm seeking an efficient, hard-working and energetic full-time family law paralegal to add to our growing team. We are looking for a paralegal with 2+ years of family law experience, 5+ highly preferred. Learn more

Law Offices of Janice Cho, APC – Litigation Paralegal: We are a boutique Family Law and Immigration Law Firm with an immediate opening in our office for a full-time Family Law Litigation Paralegal. This position will have the opportunity to work on diverse and challenging projects and gain valuable experience. Paralegals work a hybrid schedule, working from home some days and working in the office on other days. Learn more

Have a job you’d like to include in our free Job Board? Please send job descriptions to Valerie Lescroart at valerie@acbanet.org.