Careers

San Francisco

Construction Attorney

Posted on July 27, 2016

Premier education law firm seeks an associate for its Business, Property and Construction Practice Group in its San Francisco office.  Qualified candidates will have two to five years of construction and property law experience in both transactional and litigation matters, in one or more of the following areas:

  • Drafting and negotiating construction-related contracts.
  • Drafting and negotiating leases and other real property documents.
  • Construction and property litigation, including at a minimum discovery and law and motion practice.

Candidates should have a work history reflecting flexibility, initiative, and willingness to work on a broad variety of legal matters arising in representing public entities, as well as the ability to prioritize and perform multiple tasks with attention to detail.  Public works experience is preferred but not essential.  Excellent writing, research, and communication skills are required, as is admission to the California State Bar.

To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, and writing sample (e.g., a brief, memorandum, or letter writing sample is preferred) to:

Anne Burcell
Dannis Woliver Kelley
275 Battery Street, Suite 1150
San Francisco, CA 94111
or aburcell@nulldwkesq.com.

San Francisco

Events Coordinator

Posted on August 12, 2016

Dannis Woliver Kelley seeks an energetic, detail-oriented and creative Events Coordinator to handle all logistics of external and firm-hosted events, as well as various marketing projects with occasional travel to tradeshows, industry events and other DWK offices. This position will report directly to the Director of Client Services and work closely with other members of the marketing team. For full job description, click here.

To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to:

Nancy Kumamoto
nkumamoto@nullDWKesq.com.


DWK is a full-service law firm specializing in education law. Since 1976, we were one of the first law firms in California to dedicate its practice entirely to serving public school districts, county offices of education, community colleges and other educational organizations.

In each DWK office you will find bright, devoted colleagues and mentors working in a friendly and pleasant environment. DWK is the right place for you if you are seeking an interesting and challenging professional experience.

DWK is an Equal Opportunity Employer.