Litigation Associate Attorney – San Francisco, CA
Midsized law firm with many “big firm” refugees is seeking a junior associate attorney with approximately 2 to 5 years of meaningful experience in civil litigation to work in our Litigation Department. The attorney will work on a variety of substantive litigation matters (complex litigation, securities litigation, intellectual property litigation, will contests, real estate and construction litigation, corporate and partnership disputes over ownership and fiduciary duties, contract disputes, etc.). Meaningful litigation experience includes drafting of pleadings/motions, drafting and responding to written discovery, managing document discovery, taking/defending depositions, and arguing motions. Experience with pre-trial preparation, trials, and arbitrations is a plus. Successful candidates will have demonstrably superior legal writing skills.
Generally looking at classes of 2014, 2015 and 2016, but may consider class of 2013.
Minimum billable requirement is 1850; bonus kicks in at 1950.
2014 = 230K, + 25K bonus at 1950
2015 = 210K + 10K bonus at 1950
2016 = 200K + 5K bonus at 1950
There is bonus money available for each hour above 1950 based on a matrix that considers class year and number of hours over 1950.
Prestigious law firm provides great environment and working atmosphere.
To hear more (confidentially of course), please email your resume along with salary expectations.
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