Careers

Long Beach

Business, Property & Construction Attorney

Mid-sized and growing education law firm with statewide practice representing public school and community college districts seeks an associate, in its Long Beach office, for its Business, Property and Construction Practice Group.

Qualified candidates will have five to seven years of construction and property law experience in both transactional and/or litigation matters, including several of the following qualifications:

  • Experience drafting and negotiating construction-related contracts
  • Property law experience, including drafting and negotiating leases and other contracts
  • Construction litigation experience
  • Experience with discovery and law and motion practice
  • Flexibility, initiative, and willingness to work on a broad variety of legal matters arising in representing public entities
  • Ability to prioritize and perform multiple tasks with attention to detail
  • Excellent writing, research, and communication skills
  • Admission to the CA State Bar
  • Public works experience is desired

Please send resume and writing sample (e.g., a brief, memorandum, or letter writing sample is preferred) to: Dannis Woliver Kelley, 115 Pine Avenue, Suite 500, Long Beach, CA 90802 or AttorneyRecruiting@nullDWKesq.com.

 


San Francisco

Billing Clerk

Mid-sized and growing education law firm with statewide practice representing public school and community college districts seeks top-notch candidate for its Accounting team. Attention to detail, strong organizational skills, as well as excellent math, writing and communication skills required.

Qualified candidates should have two or more years of automated legal billing experience. Essential duties and responsibilities include:

  • Assist with all client billing activities from initial entry, production of prebills and reviewing for accuracy to disbursing final invoices to clients
  • Research and promptly respond to billing-related inquiries
  • Draft letters and complete filing to support billing activities
  • Ability to handle high volume of work, including ability to multi-task and prioritize work efficiently
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite, Adobe Acrobat; Juris experience is a plus
  • High school diploma or GED required

Please send resume to: Dannis Woliver Kelley, 115 Pine Avenue, Suite 500, Long Beach, CA 90802 or StaffRecruiting@nullDWKesq.com.

 


San Francisco

Construction Litigation Attorney

Mid-sized and growing education law firm with statewide practice representing public school and community college districts seeks a senior construction litigation attorney candidate for its San Francisco office. Top academic credentials, excellent writing, research, and communication skills are required.

Qualified candidates possess 10+ years of experience in the following areas:

  • Significant experience in independently managing a construction litigation caseload required
  • Dispute resolution experience required, including mediations, arbitrations, and trials
  • Public procurement/contract negotiation experience required
  • Public works/entity representation required
  • School district representation preferred

Please send resume and writing sample (e.g., a brief, memorandum, or letter writing sample is preferred) to: Dannis Woliver Kelley, 115 Pine Avenue, Suite 500, Long Beach, CA 90802 or AttorneyRecruiting@nullDWKesq.com.

 


San Francisco

Employment Attorney

Mid-sized and growing education law firm with statewide practice representing public school and community college districts seeks employment attorney with litigation experience to join its San Francisco office team. Must have excellent writing, research, and communication skills. 

Qualified candidates should have at least three to five years of experience required, in some or all of the following areas:

  • Labor and employment (negotiations experience a plus)
  • Litigation
  • Administrative law practice
  • Public entity representation (preferred)
  • School District representation (a plus)

Please send resume and writing sample (e.g., a brief, memorandum, or letter writing sample is preferred) to: Dannis Woliver Kelley, 115 Pine Avenue, Suite 500, Long Beach, CA 90802 or AttorneyRecruiting@nullDWKesq.com.

 


San Francisco or Sacramento

Marketing Coordinator

Mid-sized and growing education law firm with statewide practice representing public school and community college districts seeks Marketing Coordinator candidate, preferably in its San Francisco or Sacramento office (other DWK office locations may be considered).

Attention to detail, the ability to coordinate multiple tasks simultaneously and work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment is required. This individual will be an integral member of the Marketing team. Qualified candidates should have two to three years of marketing/professional services, law firm experience preferred. Duties and responsibilities include:

  • Assist with coordination of logistics for firm-sponsored events, including trade shows, training workshops, seminars, webinars, receptions and conferences.
  • Assist with maintaining and updating firm’s CRM database. Develop appropriate mailing and/or invitation lists, distribute event associated mailings and track RSVPs.
  • Oversee inventory of brochures, reprints and other marketing collateral materials.
  • Assist with drafting and preparing e-communication marketing campaigns and analytics reporting.
  • Facilitate and coordinate sponsorship/membership opportunities (i.e., tracking and vetting opportunities, arranging for payment, monitoring deadlines for ad production, logos, coordinating booth and marketing collateral materials etc.).
  • Assist with the preparation and coordination of pitches, proposals and RFP responses.
  • Ability to prioritize multiple assignments while remaining flexible to new situations as they arise.
  • Strong technical skills, including solid proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Adobe Acrobat a must.
  • InDesign, Photoshop, lllustrator, HTML, web editing (Word Press) and e-campaign software experience a plus.
  • Flexibility to work overtime as necessary (including infrequent weekends). Some travel required.

Please send resume to: Dannis Woliver Kelley, 115 Pine Avenue, Suite 500, Long Beach, CA 90802 or StaffRecruiting@nullDWKesq.com.