One of our AMLAW 100 firms is seeking an associate with 2 - 5 years of experience for the Labor and Employment Department.
The ideal candidate must have:
•Demonstrated top-notch legal research, analysis and writing abilities, including fluent working knowledge and understanding of California and federal court procedural and evidence rules;
•Experience working on defense of wage and hour class actions or collective actions (such as discovery, witness interviews and class certification) with partner and/or senior attorney oversight;
•Experience working on defense of single-plaintiff employment cases with partner and/or senior attorney oversight;
•Experience taking and defending depositions;
•Experience presenting oral arguments at state and federal trial court hearings;
•Administrative hearing experience (such as before the California Labor Commissioner);
•Appellate experience preferred but not required;
•Strong academic background;
•California bar is required.
Please submit cover letter, resume, law school transcript and performance evaluations from most recent employer.