Commercial Litigation Attorney – Menlo Park, CA
National law firm’s growing and dynamic litigation practice has an opportunity a for highly driven
Commercial Litigation Attorney with a minimum of seven years of complex commercial litigation
experience to join our Menlo Park, CA office. This position may be filled at a Partner or Of Counsel level
for the right candidate.
Founded 70 years ago, this firm maintains offices throughout California, as well as in Boston, Las
Vegas, New York, and Paris, with an affiliate office in Hong Kong. We advise clients on complex litigation
and sophisticated business transactions in a broad range of industries on behalf of domestic and
international businesses and individuals. We pride ourselves on client relationships, pragmatic results
and exceptional value.
Qualified candidates will have experience working on employment, general liability, directors and
officers, and/or real estate and securities matters, and will have the ability to handle complex litigation
matters from inception to trial, including preparation of pleadings and briefs, managing discovery and
depositions, analyzing professional liability coverage, and conducting legal research, analysis, and
writing. Experience managing class action matters and the ability to understand financial documents is a
plus. Candidates will be proficient in Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, and e-discovery platforms, have
excellent writing, research, negotiation, and communication skills, and be able to handle multiple
priorities in a timely and professional manner. CA Bar admission is required.
Lawyers join this firm for the same reason they decided to practice law: to solve challenging legal
problems for diverse and dynamic clients. The firm has a collegial and empowering work culture which
fosters an environment that encourages entrepreneurialism and personal development. Our attorneys
work with industry professionals who are continually expanding their depth of expertise, building
partnerships, and offering mentorships along the way. We are dedicated to providing professional
growth and development opportunities. Our mid-size firm atmosphere encourages direct interaction
with senior attorneys and clients, even at the junior level, and contributes greatly to learning and
growing in an exciting work environment. The firm respects and values all individual contributions and
perspectives, and has cultivated a firm culture where different backgrounds, beliefs, and perspectives
come together and thrive.
To apply please include a resume, law school transcript, and a
writing sample (preferably not edited by others). Cover letters are appreciated, but not required.
Compensation will be commensurate with experience
Prestigious law firm provides great environment and working atmosphere.
To hear more (confidentially of course), please email your information along with salary expectations.
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