November 30, 2010

Short-term San Francisco attorney job

This opportunity was e-mailed to us:

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Can you provide me with legal help to recover my security deposit from my previous landlord. The amount is $4125. I do not have too much money and I am new to United States so do not know how to recover my money. I reside in San Francisco, California. If you can help me get my money I can either give you a percentage of what I recover or an hourly rate. Let me know what will work for you.

thank you so much for you help.

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Law clerk job in Los Angeles

Law Clerk or Attorney Part Time


Telemarketer job for attorney in NYC

Legal support firm seeking individual with telemarketing experience part time for temporary project. Law Degree preferred. e.g. Mortgage sales/processing attorney background. Must have proven exceptional interpersonal/customer skills. Pay $17 per hr. mid-town location.

Family & divorce law attorney job in Central Jersey

Small firm is looking to hire an associate to focus on family law and divorce related cases across New Jersey. However, the associate will be based out of the firm's Tinton Falls, Monmouth County office. Associate must have family law knowledge/experience, i.e. former clerkship. Resumes with little to no family law experience will be deleted. Please also include cover letter and list of references. Failure to provide same will also cause your resume to be deleted. Salary is $40,000 plus commision. Thus, associate is expected to work hard, network and bring in business. Associate may also handle some minor criminal law matters.

Location: Tinton Falls (Monmouth County)
Compensation: $40,000 plus commision

November 29, 2010

Orange County law clerk position for J.D.

Litigation firm seeking a highly motivated part time or full time Law clerk with experience in law and motion, legal research and writing. Must have excellent written communication skills and able to write motions with a minimum supervision; Good typing skills essential; Willing to train the appropriate candidate. MUST be JD or JD Candidate.

Location: Irvine
Compensation: $13 to $20 per hour based on experience

Junior lawyer job in Toronto area

Busy Scarborough law firm seeking a junior lawyer associate with NO prior experience requested, to handle legal researches and writing, simple files in real estate, family and some court files. Training will be provided, the duties will be more like a law clerk type of duties with salary starting from $2500.00 per month, until you can handle more complicated works.

You must be reliable and able to work independently in a team environment.

Document review attorney jobs near Detroit

Contracts review attorneys needed for a 4-6 week project. Our client is looking for 10 attorneys to conduct a review of commercial contracts. Starts Monday December 6, 40 hours a week on site. The hours are 8-6 with an hour for lunch. Parking is provided and pay is $20 an hour. Must be a licensed attorney.

Legal research assistant job in D.C.

Legal Research Assistant position in Arlington, VA

Responsibilities and Requirements: Unpaid for Law School Students and Recent Law School Graduates The company has several ongoing, unpaid semester positions for legal research interns to work on informational products. About the Position. Legal research assistants work on informational products dealing with film, television, music and internet law. Candidates should have completed at least one year of law school and have a demonstrated interest in entertainment law. Law journal, journalism, or other editing experience is highly desirable. Benefits include (i) training sessions in areas of substantive entertainment law with practicing entertainment attorneys and (ii) credit on publications and informational products released through Sashay Communications. Schedule. You should be able to make a commitment of at least 10 weeks for a minimum of ten hours per week. You can complete many of the assignments according to your own schedule and at your own site, however you must have some availability during business hours to attend weekly meetings in Northern Virginia.

November 28, 2010

Per diem attorney job in Newark, NJ

I have a motion for reconsideration that is scheduled for Dec. 2, 2010 at 8:30 am in Newark. Papers have been filed. Need coverage for oral argument, have other cases too

Location: Newark Family Court
Compensation: $200

Contract bankruptcy attorney job in L.A.

Growing West LA Firm looking for experienced contract bankruptcy attorney or paralegal to assist with filing of bankruptcy cases. Must have experience with the EZ-File software suite and have experience with both Chapter 7 and Chapter 13.

Must be able to take client file and prepare it for filing without supervision.

Initially we will be looking for approximately 8 hours per week, but it may become more. Pay range is $20-$35 per hour.

Deputy county attorney job in Montana

Deputy County Attorney

Yellowstone County encourages applications from diverse candidates
and candidates who support diversity.
Date: November 22, 2010
Class Title: Deputy County Attorney Grade: I Salary: $47,000 per year

Department: County Attorney’s Office_ Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Union Status: Teamsters

Job descriptions available in Human Resources

Full-time position which performs a wide variety of routine to difficult and complex criminal prosecution and/or civil litigation legal duties including misdemeanor and criminal violations in the County’s court system; in addition to performing a wide variety of routine to difficult and complex criminal prosecution and/or any other legal duties such as youth court or child abuse and neglect matters; does related duties as required by County Attorney or Chief Deputy County Attorney.

- Juris Doctorate;
- Must be a member of the Montana State Bar.

- Must have the flexibility to work more than 40 hours per week, if required;
- Must be able to work in a fast paced legal environment with the ability to multi-task meeting deadlines on a daily basis.

Submit by 5:00 pm on December 7, 2010:
1. County Application
2. Resume
3. Names, addresses and phone numbers of three (3) employment-related references
4. Letter of Interest
5. Writing Sample

To: Human Resources, Room 202, Yellowstone County Courthouse or to Montana Job Service, 2121 Rosebud Drive, Billings, MT.
Late or incomplete materials will not be considered.
A job description is available on line at
Applicants who require special accommodation due to disability should contact the Human Resources Office at 256-2705.

November 27, 2010

Legal research job in New Mexico

Need legal research into mineral interests, split property interests, rule against perpetuities, and water rights and in particular NM Water Rights Leasing Act. Apply to WaterBank. Please email resume. Seek recent law school graduate who has taken courses in mineral interests, real estate law, common law, water rights

Location: Albuquerque
Compensation: $15 per hour negotiable

Immigration & criminal defense attorney job in L.A.

Immigration and Criminal Defense law firm is in immediate need of an Associate attorney. Job description includes: (1) Courtroom appearances, (2) Motion and Brief writing, (3) Research and appeal work, and (4) travel to represent clients in other jurisdictions The position requires 0-3 years experience, and the ability to multi-task. The perfect candidate will have (1) great communication skills, (2) be bilingual in Spanish and English, (3) a great work ethic, and (4) require minimal supervision. Must be licensed in both the State of California Central District Court (Federal) and Supreme Court of California (State) and willing to start immediately. If you are interested in exciting legal work, this is the job for you. Patnership track potential.

Compensation: B.O.E. $48,000.00-55,000.00

November 26, 2010

Job for J.D. near Tampa Bay

Experienced JD/Paralegal needed for 1-2 week document review project beginning next week. Please email resume and any scheduling conflicts if interested.

Location: St. Petersburg, FL
Compensation: $17-19/hr

Entry level judge advocate in the Marine Corps Officer Program in Houston

This job was just submitted to us and sounds pretty good:

POSITION TITLE: Marine Corps Officer, Judge Advocate

After completing law school and Officer Candidates School, you will
have proven to the Marine Corps your ability to be a leader of
Marines. Although becoming a Marine Corps Officer Judge Advocate is
not for everyone, those who can build a career in law and succeed as a
Marine Officer will gain valuable experience while serving our nation.
The path to get there is not a shortcut, but it holds rewards that
will last a lifetime in the pursuit of law, honor and justice.

As a Judge Advocate, you will have opportunities to practice law in
areas as diverse as operational law, family law, environmental law,
international law and labor law. Marine Judge Advocates serve
worldwide in places such as southern California, Washington D.C.,
Hawaii, Japan, Spain, Italy and Germany. The Marine Corps grants 30
paid vacation days every year. You and your family will also enjoy
other benefits, like free medical coverage and discounts on food,
clothing and other items at commissaries and base exchanges.

Must be in senior year of undergraduate college with an acceptance
letter to a law school or in law school and have at least a 150 LSAT
score. Must be physically fit.

STARTING SALARY: $50,000 to $70,000 annually, plus excellent benefits

Contact: Captain Winston at

Loan modification attorney job in North Carolina

California based law firm seeks North Carolina “of counsel” attorney to assist in the review of loan modification files.

Location: work from home at attorney’s own schedule

No experience necessary, but working knowledge of loan modifications is a plus.

This is a contract job.

Compensation: $100 per file reviewed.

Responsibilities: ONLY has to review and sign off on suitable files. NOT responsible for communicating with lenders.

Being licensed in multiple states is a plus

November 25, 2010

Legal journalism jobs in New York City

Looking for career alternatives to practicing law? Consider these legal journalism opportunities in New York City.
  • Junior reporter @ Law Technology News, a 43,000 circulation bimonthly magazine and daily website that cover how technology helps the legal profession better serve its clients.
  • Staff reporter for The Am Law Daily, the daily (reported) news blog of The American Lawyer
  • Reporter to cover intellectual property law, with an emphasis on its impact on the country’s biggest companies, for Corporate Counsel/, a website operated by The American Lawyer. 

Legal expertise needed near Detroit

NEEDED IMMEDIATELY Legal experience wanted to help with legal matters in Michigan.
Previous attorney secretary, paralegal, law student, etc.
$15.00 or more per hour depending on experience.

November 24, 2010

Boston DUI firm seeks attorneys to work for free

Well Established Northshore Law Practice is seeking New Lawyers, Recent Law School & Para Legal Graduates, as well as current law/criminal students, to work as unpaid interns to learn how things really operate in a law office. If you are looking for an opportunity to gain valuable legal experience in trial litigation, handling claims and the day to day operation of a privately owned law office this may be the right opportunity for you. No prior experience is required, just the desire and ability to learn, keep your commitments, demonstrate that you can handle responsibilities and show up on time. Past interns have earned college credits, earned paying positions in the firm as well as moved on to positions at other law firms.

This gem was brought to our attention by a reader, who writes: Busy week for exploiters up here, I guess.  Happy Thanksgiving - you can work for me for free! I did a quick Google Search on Chambers Law Massachusetts - surprise!  It's a Suffolk Law solo DUI practice!  Graduated 1998, passed the bar in... 2002! Favorite quote from the website: "When he walks into court, colleagues know he will fight for his clients even if it means going to trial."  What?

Mortgage foreclosure attorney jobs in Salt Lake City

We're hiring contract attorneys to assist with its homeowner-defense/mortgage foreclosure-defense litigation practice. The work primarily consists of drafting complaints and motion practice related to the litigation (motions for summary judgment, oppositions to motions to dismiss, temporary restraining order/preliminary injunctions, etc.).

We have a very busy homeowner-defense practice with over 70 cases currently filed and we expect the volume to increase substantially over the next few months.

Applicants must be licensed to practice law in Utah and be in good standing with the Bar. Licensure in the states of Nevada, Arizona and/or California, while not required, will be helpful.

The contract rate is negotiable based upon experience and each contract attorney hired will be provided at minimum thirty billable hours per week.

Contractors may work remotely, although some presence in the office on a weekly basis will be required.

Candidates should have at least one to three years experience in civil litigation and preference will be given to applicants with experience in real property law.

Full-time employment will be offered to contract attorneys who demonstrate skill and efficiency in their contract duties. Full-time employees will be offered full health and medical benefits and quarterly bonuses and raises based upon performance.

Interested candidates should send a resume, cover letter, and two writing samples by email in response to this posting.

Location: Salt Lake City
Compensation: $25 - $30 per hour depending on experience
Telecommuting is ok.

Attorney job in Raleigh, North Carolina

Raleigh-based solo practitioner in criminal and bankruptcy law seeks energetic associate to grow practice in the Research Triangle. Currently the practice focuses almost exclusively in Wake County, but seeks to expand into other counties (Durham, Chatham, Johnston, etc.) with the potential to add office locations elsewhere in the Research Triangle.

The firm would provide backing, clients, with a base salary and the immediate potential for profit sharing.

An associate should be familiar with state District Court criminal practice and willing to learn (or already familiar with) consumer (Chapter 7 & 13) bankruptcy practice, including various consumer protection causes of action, including FDCPA, FCRA, and UDAP.

Given our client load, we are currently in the position of turning away multiple potential clients who call from counties other than Wake County and who call about bankruptcy and/or foreclosure or FDCPA issues.

We are looking to hire in early 2011 provided we identify the right person who understands or is interested in growing a small practice.

Send a PDF resume and cover letter.

Location: Raleigh, North Carolina
Compensation: Base salary of $3,000 plus 1/4 to 1/3rd of any profits generated by the associate over $5,000/month.
Telecommuting is ok.

Family law attorney job in Central Jersey

Small firm is looking to hire an associate to focus on family law and divorce related cases. Associate must have family law experience, i.e. former clerkship. Resumes with little to no family law experience will be deleted. Please also include cover letter and list of references. Failure to provide same will also cause your resume to be deleted. Salary is $40,000 plus commision. Thus, associate is expected to work hard, network and bring in business. Associate may also handle some minor criminal law matters.

Location: Tinton Falls, NJ

November 23, 2010

Entry-level bankruptcy attorney job near Detroit

Part time associate position in Firm specializing in Consumer and Small Business Debtor-side Bankruptcy. Will provide mentoring and training. Employee will split position with another part-time associate. Office time will be 2 1/2 to 3 days a week. Draw is $500 semi-monthly, likelihood of earning more based upon paid billable hours. No experience requirement. Will consider recent law graduate. Will report to managing attorney, work with legal assistants and secretary/receptionists. The ethic of the firm is to provide high quality client-oriented legal services clients can afford. Language skills a plus.

Location: Dearborn Michigan

Entry level divorce attorney job in Los Angeles

We are a small boutique law firm in Beverly Hills specializing in divorce and family law matters. This is an ideal position for a new attorney starting out who wants to specialize in family law in a busy and challenging environment. The position is initially part time and we are flexible on the hours and days of work. The candidate should be able to start work immediately. The successful candidate must also be prepared to work full time, if the opportunity arises. Your duties will include preparing declarations, pleadings, discovery, trial preparation and you must also be willing perform administrative tasks.

The pay is $10/hour and that is why we are posting this position as desirable for a newly qualified attorney. However, we will consider more experienced attorneys.

• Must be admitted to the Bar in California
• Must have at least some family law experience (e.g at a law firm, clerking, College domestic violence etc) prefereably at least a year.
• Must be a proficient typist - 65 wpm
• Must have a lap top computer
• Must live within reasonable driving distance of Beverly Hills

Associate city solicitor job in Springfield, Mass.

This was brought to our attention by a reader who notes, "$835/week to be an associate city solicitor in the rotting city of Springfield, MA."

This is responsible, full-time professional legal work in connection with municipal legal affairs.

Work involves responsibility for the application of professional skills and knowledge in the performance of a wide variety of legal duties as a full-time associate to the municipal City Solicitor. Work is performed with professional independence in accordance with accepted legal practices adapted to municipal requirements under administrative direction of the City Solicitor who reviews work through reports and conferences. Supervision may be exercised over office personnel as delegated.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE, but are not limited to:

* Acting for the City Solicitor in his/her absence or as delegated; providing continuity and full-time legal assistance in the affairs of the office of the City Solicitor.
* Providing legal advice, counsel and opinions for the Mayor, City Council, boards, commissions, committees, officials, office heads, and as assigned by the City Solicitor.
* Studying statues, ordinances, precedents, bylaws, rules and regulations and carrying on related legal research.
* Preparing ordinances, orders, resolutions, contracts, leases, deeds, obligations, and other legal instruments and documents.
* Preparing briefs and pleadings, and presenting and arguing in court, actions, suits and proceedings brought by or against the City, municipal offices, or a City official in his/her official capacity.
* Appearing before the legislature, its committees, and carious state bodies of quasi-judicial nature, to represent the City’s interests.
* Interviewing witnesses, conferring with parties, attorneys, and municipal officials, and otherwise investigating suits against the City; negotiating out-of-court settlements.
* Attending meetings, and hearings of various municipal boards and commissions to provide legal advice and counsel.
* Supervising the work of office clerical personnel, and professional personnel as delegated.
* Performing related work as required.


* Considerable knowledge of common and statutory law, municipal ordinances established legal precedents, and sources of legal reference.
* Considerable knowledge of the legal bases of the structure and function of municipal government.
* Considerable knowledge of the principles, practices, methods, materials of legal research and investigation.
* Considerable knowledge of legal pleadings and practices, and effective techniques of presenting cases in court.
* Considerable knowledge of judicial procedures and the rules of evidence including trial experience in state and federal courts.
* Ability to analyze and prepare legal documents and instruments.
* Ability to perform independent research and to interpret laws and precedents.
* Ability to present evidence and other legal material effectively in written or oral form.
* Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with associates, municipal officials, court officials, and the general public.


* Considerable experience in professional legal work, including experience in legal research and preparation and trial of cases.
* Graduation from an accredited law school, or its equivalent.


* Admission to practice law before all of the courts of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
* Residence in the City of Springfield.
* Ability to devote full-time legal services to the City without supplementation of time or money to private legal practices.

4th Associate City Solicitor
Position: 4th Associate City Solicitor
Number of Positions: 1
Salary: $835/week
Department: Law
Closing Date: 11/15/10
Status: Non Civil Service
Approval Date: 10/28/10
Job Requisition Number: 10/26/10-073

Attorney job in Los Angeles area

Growing firm with too much work for one attorney and not quite enough for two attorneys yet seeks CA licensed associate. Ideal candidate will have some experience with civil litigation and consumer bankruptcy, and will have his her own Central District ECF login for bankruptcy filings, and able to handle a consumer Chapter 13 from client enrollment to confirmation. Must also be willing to work for a month or two at least in a small, cramped, shared office space for not huge wages. I m planning to pay the lesser of 30 per hour or 1,000 per week but may consider higher pay based on experience with production bonus after 90 days. Must be able and willing to take full responsibility for assigned cases with minimum of supervision.

Location: Burbank, Calif.

November 22, 2010

Senior court clerk job in North Dakota

Senior Court Clerk: The Second Judicial District is accepting applications for a Senior Court Clerk in Juvenile Court. Juvenile Court handles all aspects of court processing associated with Juvenile Delinquency, Child In Need of Protection or Services, Adoptions and Juvenile Delinquency, Child In Need of Protection or Services, Adoptions and Juvenile Traffic matters. This position is for advanced court clerical and courtroom work to provide effective administrative support for juvenile court caseloads. Will require the application of independent judgment and the interpretation of policies and procedures based on training and knowledge gained through experience on the job, as well as a considerable amount of data entry and the ability to multi-task. This is a fast paced, highly detail oriented Senior Court Clerk position. This position requires good communication and decision making skills, along with other knowledge, skills and abilities. Salary: $15.85-$23.80. Deadline: 10/15/10. For more information on this position, including duties, qualifications, and supplemental information, please visit

Chicago attorney job for disability practice

Bar certified attorney needed for disability practice to represent our clients before Social Security Administrative Law Judges in IL, OH, IN, WI and IA. This is a full-time position that will require a significant amount of overnight travel. Successful applicant will have strong oral advocacy skills and be comfortable arguing before a tribunal, taking testimony, examining and cross-examining medical/psychological doctors and vocational placement experts. Preference will be given to applicants that have experience performing disability hearings or that have a background in public defense work, plaintiff's personal injury or workers' compensation as these backgrounds typically make for a fairly smooth transition. However, specific experience is not required as we are willing to train the qualified applicant if necessary. We are looking to fill this position immediately and would like to have the new hire trained and ready to begin performing work by early December. Compensation: $50K plus benefits/bonus package.

4-6 week document review job in New York City


We are seeking paralegals, non-admitted JDs, and admitted attorneys in New York City area for a 4-6 week document review project, based inside a Manhattan law firm.

Project start date will be Wednesday, November 24th, and work dates will include the Thanksgiving weekend (11/26 - 11/28), except for Thanksgiving.

The ideal candidate will:
1) Be a paralegal, non-admitted JD, or admitted attorney (admission in any state is acceptable);
2) Have document review experience, or be a diligent, results-focused attorney, with keen attention to detail, and a resume that demonstrates this;
3) Be familiar with web-based document review applications, such as Stratify, Ringtail, Relativity, Concordance or similar widely-used commercial review platforms;
4) Be available to work 10 hours per day on weekdays;
5) Be available to work at least 8 hours per day on the Friday, Saturday and Sunday after Thanksgiving; and
6) Be able to provide solid references.

The pay rate will be $25/$30 straight for non-admitted JDs/admitted attorneys, respectively. The pay rate for paralegals will be $20/hour. There most likely will be a pay premium for work over Thanksgiving weekend. There may be weekend work aside from Thanksgiving weekend.

Entry-level attorney job near Philadelphia

We are a very legally active Real Estate Management Company, established in 1976, with an office on Swede Street Norristown, 3 1/2 blocks from the Montgomery County Court house.
Are you good at legal research & brief writing, seeking experience in varied areas of the law? Are you a soccer mom, with a law degree you would like to put back into use? Have you been denied the opportunity to practice the trade that you are still paying off student loans for because of the country’s economic downswing? Are you ready to start work immediately?
This is an entry level position for an attorney looking to hone their legal skills. We are seeking an honest, self motivated, quick learning individual to work full or part time with flexible hours, performing the following jobs:
1. Investigating, writing and filing legal documents for state & federal court.
2. Appearing in local, state & federal court for legal argument
3. Filing Landlord/Tenant complaints, and collecting the judgments.
4. Executing on existing judgments obtained over the last 30 years.
Some of the areas of work are as follows:
1. Landlord /Tenant
2. Contract litigation
3. Bankruptcy & tax law; state & federal
4. Municipal law
5. Civil rights claims
6. In-rem real estate claims
7. Building codes
8. Legal malpractice
9. Bond litigation
10. Collections
11. Workers comp
Being Spanish Bi-lingual is a plus, but not required.
You must be pet friendly. We have a very large, but friendly, white long haired male Samoyed dog and a black Scottish Fold cat that have free run of the office..
To receive a response to your e-mail, please send a resume listing education, year’s legal experience, residence, contact number, past income, family structure be an active member of the PA bar, in good standing, and live within a 45 minute drive of Norristown.
Please do not respond if you have a family and are the primary source of household income. We are primarily a pass through firm for lawyers looking to gain experience in one or more of the areas listed above.

Location: Norristown, Pa.
Compensation: $10 an hour, or percentage of collections

November 21, 2010

Temporary attorney job in Manhattan

Solo Practitioner located in Midtown is seeking recently admitted attorneys to assist with various aspects of civil litigation matters. Some litigation experience preferred. Qualified candidates will be: admitted to the New York bar, interested in learning, and flexible. Pay rate is 20/hour.

Program attorney position in Austin


POSITION TITLE: Program Attorney
DEPARTMENT: Texas Lawyers Care - Austin

Assists and develops State Bar of Texas and Texas Access to Justice Commission initiatives designed to improve the quality and quantity of access to justice for low-income people in Texas.

1. Provides staff support and serve as a liaison for various committees of the State Bar, Texas Access to Justice Commission and legal services related task forces.
2. Makes presentation, drafts reports and other documents for meetings relating to legal services to the poor.
3. Assists in the writing and review of the department’s e-newsletter.
4. Participates in planning, development, and implementation of TLC and Commission programs.
5. Provides assistance and support services to legal aid and pro bono programs.
6. Answers public inquiries about legal assistance available to low-income people and pro bono opportunities.
7. Assists in the maintenance of the statewide advocate website for legal aid and pro bono attorneys in Texas.
8. Performs other duties as assigned.

Must be a licensed attorney in the United States. Also, if not licensed to practice in Texas, must be within a year of accepting the position. Must demonstrate good writing, editing and proofreading skills. Must have excellent interpersonal skills as position entails intensive day-to-day communication and cooperation with Texas Lawyers Care staff, members of the legal services community and the public. A minimum of two years related work experience with some knowledge of legal services to the poor is preferred. Ability to speak Spanish desirable but not required. Travel, evening and weekend work required, as needed

STARTING SALARY RANGE: $39,854—$44,835 annually, plus excellent benefits

November 20, 2010

Asst. state attorney job in North Dakota

Assistant State’s Attorney: Jamestown, ND. Stutsman County is accepting applications for an assistant state’s attorney position. A license to practice law in North Dakota is required. Minimum salary: $46,416.60. Applications must be delivered to the Stutsman County State’s Attorney’s Office; 511 2nd Avenue SE, Suite 2; Jamestown, ND 58401. (701)252-6688, before 5p.m. on December 2, 2010 and must include a completed official county application form.

Social security disability advocacy attorney job in NYC

National Social Security Disability Advocacy company seeking associate attorney for Long Island City, NY office. Duties include administrative hearings, file review and development, and writing. Candidate will travel extensively throughout the country. Must be licensed in any state.

Location: Long Island City, NY
Compensation: $50’s commensurate with experience.

November 19, 2010

Entry-level attorney job in Anchorage, Alaska

ATTORNEY Entry level, housing & office and possible transportation. Normal expenses, $1600/mo.

Personal injury attorney job in Los Angeles

We are a busy personal injury litigation firm in need of 1-2 EXPERIENCED attorneys to handle all aspects of the case from filing the complaint to obtaining a judgment.

YOU MUST HAVE PRIOR EXPERIENCE IN THE PERSONAL INJURY FIELD TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION. Preferably, we would like experience as an attorney litigating personal injury matters, however, non-attorney experience as a negotiator, paralegal or related position is acceptable. When responding to this ad, please clearly indicate your prior personal injury experience in the BODY OF THE E-MAIL. If you do not adhere to this requirement, your resume will not be reviewd.

Our office is BUSY, so this job will require you to work long hours. You must have a dependable vehicle as we handle cases in all courts within Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside and San Bernardino.

We offer company paid medical insurance, base salary of $45,000 to $50,000 per year, depending on experience, plus incentive bonus based on performance.

Real estate attorney job in Maryland

A small Montgomery County law firm that has a substantial real estate settlement practice is seeking a Maryland barred attorney for a six month temporary position as a contract employee. The attorney will assist the firm in all facets of conducting real estate closings, including examining titles, preparing documents for settlements and conducting the closings themselves. Other responsibilities may include assisting the firm’s attorneys on litigation matters, as needed.

Real estate experience is not required as we can train the right candidate quickly. We are looking for a person who is bright, energetic, has a keen eye for detail and, most importantly, is a people person. In this position, you will meet with the firm’s clients on a daily basis and, if you are not a social person, who interacts well with others, you are not the candidate we are looking for. Former class Presidents, fraternity/sorority social chairmen, niceness award winners are encouraged to apply. (Assuming, of course, you are detail oriented as well.) We are not looking for a future Supreme Court Justice, just a really nice, competent attorney who does his or her job well.

This is a full-time position for six months, commencing December 1 and running through the end of May. Approximately 40-45 hours per week, including 2-3 evenings per week. A car is required. Compensation is $4,200/month.

Interested applicants should e-mail their resume. Don’t waste time on a cover letter.

Attorney & financial case manager job in Maryland

National health insurance consulting company located in Gaithersburg, Maryland is seeking a full time MD Bar'd attorney to negotiate Medical Claims and medical provider contracts. Previous legal, health insurance and/or managed care or sales management experience a plus. JD and Maryland Bar required with 1+ years of work experience at the associate level. The company offers medical benefits, 401K, vacation time, bonus and profit sharing is available. References required with resume submission. Interested applicants please submit resume with salary history and references.

Location: Gaithersburg, MD
Compensation: $40K + Bonus + Benefits

November 18, 2010

Temporary document review job in Urbana, Illinois

We are a small plaintiff's firm who need 1-2 temporary document review interns to help us with due diligence on an upcoming multi-million dollar class action suit. We'll give you far more deatils about our firm and the position when we meet face to face for an interview. Please forward your resume to the above address.

Candidates must have a JD to be considered. Compensation will be $8.75 hourly. Great resume builder and there may be an associate position in the future for the right candidate.

Location: Urbana, IL
Compensation: $8.75 per hour. Lunch provided.

Attorney advocate job in Long Island

National Social Security Disability Advocacy company seeking associate attorney for Hauppauge, Long Island office. Duties include administrative hearings, file review and development, and writing. Candidate will travel extensively throughout the country. Must be licensed in any state. Compensation: $50’s commensurate with experience.

Real estate attorney job in Orange County, Calif.

We are a real estate litigation firm seeking a contract based associate attorney to draft pleadings, motions, discovery, and other litigation related documents. This position includes court appearances, with some trial preparation and/or depositions. Work from your own office or home. If interested, please send a brief description about your experience and why you are a good candidate for this position, your resume, and 3 writing samples to be considered. Thank you and we look forward to hearing from you.

Location: Orange County
Compensation: $20-25 per hour DOE

Contract attorney job in Miami

Candidate must be a member of the Florida bar in good standing with at least 5 years of litigation experience. Candidate will be responsible for assisting with document review, drafting discovery, preparing for depositions and trials. This is a 6 month assignment. Parking is provided. Hourly rate $20 - $22.

In-house attorney job for Delaware start-up

A Wilmington based technology start-up in the Legal Services sector is seeking a barred attorney to help with the development of Company's product line on multi-channels including mobile, web and desktop. Technology team is in place and now we need an entrepreneurial lawyer to help out with the legal aspects of this venture. This is a key position to get involved at an early stage in a very progressive company. One of the founders is an accomplished entrepreneur having built multiple successful companies in the past 15-years.


You"ll provide in-house legal counsel and represent the company on all legal matters. Following qualifications are required:

- Law degree
- 3+ years of experience
- Understanding of Internet Intellectual Property (IP)
- Contracts
- Licensed in Delaware

Although not mandatory, the following qualifications are highly desirable:

- Entrepreneurial
- Hands On
- Corporate Law
- Litigation
- Tech Savvy
- Licensed in PA/NJ/MD


Since we are still in the start-up phase, the initial compensation will not be in cash and will be paid in equity. Salary will follow post funding. This is a perfect opportunity to assume a leading role in a dynamic start-up.

November 17, 2010

Litigation attorney job in Los Angeles area

Attorney position available. 1 to 3 years experience. Candidate must have the ability to manage cases throughout all stages in litigation and in preparation for trial including NEGOTIATION AND PRE-TRIAL RESOLUTION OF CASES. Duties include handling discovery, law and motion, defending depositions, performing legal research and case investigation, and performing all other case management duties. Must be detail oriented to handle high volume subrogation case load and proven track record for negotiations. Will have many court appearances, status conferences, mediations, etc.

Please send resume and references for immediate consideration by email. Interviews will commence immediately and continue through December 3, 2010.

Location: Encino
Compensation: $50,000 plus insurance and mileage.

Entry-level personal injury attorney job in Chicago

small personal injury firm seeking a 0-2 year experienced lawyer. No experence in persoanl injury required. The job will not pay as well as some others, but the candiate will get a lot of experience immediatedly. The candidate will attend deposition, court hearing, write briefs, and interact with clients, and experts. If you would like to learn personal injury law, or start a personal injury pratice, this is the position for you.

Location: downtown chicago
Compensation: $1000.00 a month, and a percentage of fees from cases that the candidate brings to office

November 16, 2010

Entry-level attorney job in New York City

Newly admitted Per Diem attorney for solo practitioner. Admission to local Federal Courts a plus. Draft pleadings, motions, correspondence, make appearances in Court, participate in strategy conferences, negotiate settlements - get hands on experience and get paid for it. Great for young attorney needing experience to firm up the resume. Friendly and comfortable office located near all transportation in Flushing, Queens. Submit resume immediately.

Location: Flushing, Queens
Compensation: $100 per day

November 15, 2010

Short-term Connecticut probate attorney job

My sister and I need a Connecticut-licensed attorney to probate our father's estate and to transfer the ownership of an empty lot he owned in Danbury to ourselves. The lot is worth less than $50,000 and my father's estate had little else. We can pay $400 total for the legal work.

Legal journalism job in NYC

Courthouse News Service, a California-based legal wire service, is seeking a part-time reporter to cover civil court filings in Queens. A legal background is not required, but demonstrated interest and ability in writing or journalism is necessary. The job will entail visiting the Queens County Clerk’s Office in Jamaica 2-3 days per week to review new civil complaints, as well as filling in as a substitute for other New York City area reporters as needed. Competitive pay is offered for about 10-15 hours per week, and some benefits are available.

To apply, please email a cover letter and resume in Word or PDF format, and attach 3-5 writing samples, to newjob6 (at) Please include "Queens" in the subject line.

Entry-level personal injury attorney job in New York City

Entry level attorney needed for a small Bronx personal injury law firm. Applicant will be taught how to process a case, make court appearances, and conduct examinations before trial by experienced personal injury attorneys. This is a great opportunity to learn. Applicant needs to be admitted in New York. Also, bilingual Spanish/English helpful. Salary is 45K, plus benefits.

November 14, 2010

Short-term attorney job in Trumball, Conn.

I need an attorney that's very affordable to Draft and file a claim for me.Or a paralegal that can research and draft my papers for me to file Pro Se. I can pay your hours weekly or on a contingency basis. I need some one that completes the work ready for filing with no delays.
thank you.

November 13, 2010

Attorney/advocate job in Stamford, Connecticut

This FT/PT position requires providing direct services to victims of family violence crimes, as well as managing a team of court-based victim advocates. Services include providing support information and advocacy services designed to enhance the safety of victims.
• Comprehensive working knowledge of the dynamics of domestic violence, safety planning and advocacy within the court system as it relates to domestic violence issues.
• Ability to support and guide court-based advocates in the delivery of information regarding the court process, including information about protective orders, civil restraining orders, and prosecutions and sanctions available.
• Experience with in-court advocacy relating to criminal or domestic abuse issues
• Knowledge of, or desire to learn about, Housing law and community resources
• Ability to develop and maintain cooperative relationships with diverse individuals and organizations.
• Law degree
• Fluency in Spanish preferred

Salary: $42-45K and excellent benefits

November 12, 2010

Newly-admitted attorney job in Los Angeles

National Law Firm is seeking attorney interns to assist with

* Case Management
* Client Communications
* Legal/Non Legal Projects

Our firm offers:

* Training Programs
* Opportunity to get legal articles published
* Mentoring program
* Recommendation letters for future employment
* Full benefits including 401k plan, health insurance, paid sick and vacation time, gym membership

* Minimum 6 month commitment required
* Compensation: $2,200 a month, full time, M - F

Please send your resume and cover letter telling us why you would like to be considered for an attorney internship position at our firm.

Attorney job @ Austin law firm

Solo practitoner seeking associate attorney to help try a wide variety of cases. Successful candidate must possess great research and writing skills, and must posess sencere desire to be in the courtroom. You will be required to attend hearings on your own from the get go, so if you are uncertain about your presence in the courtroom you need not apply.

Someone with familiarity with Travis County Courts preferrable, but not absolutely necessary.

Must be self-motivated, willing to meet with clients, willing to handle a wide variety of matters including but not limited to: criminal, family law, commercial, personal injury, breach of contract, and wills.

Must also be willing and able to travel on overnight trips. I currently have cases in Stephenville, Texas, Corpus Christi, Texas, Dallas, Austin and other locations. So willingess to travel is a must.

Looking to interview and fill this position immediately.

starting salary: $33,800 plus performance bonus. no benefits at this time.

looking for someone to help me grow the firm with potential partnership track.

Entry-level attorney job in Troy, Michigan

A general practice Troy law firm is looking to hire a part-time associate attorney with 0-3 years experience, possibly leading to full-time. The starting salary range is $35,000 to $45,000 (on a full time basis), and no benefits are offered at this time. The position requires self-motivation and ability to accept responsibility. Areas of practice include, but are not limited to, general civil litigation, business transactions, contracts, estate planning, probate, and tax planning. The areas of practice do not involve intellectual property, workers comp, social security, bankruptcy, personal injury, or criminal law. This position requires an attorney who does not require excessive instruction and is detail oriented. Qualified applicants should send resumes via email.

Entry-level attorney apprenticeship @ NYC firm

Small start-up law firm has an opening for one recently admitted attorney to work as an unpaid intern/apprentice. Title of associate for admitted attorney if length of your commitment is at least six months for substantially full-time (hours/days flexible). Firm consists of three (one in NYC, two abroad) experienced corporate/M&A/securities lawyers formerly practicing at prestigious New York law firms. The firm handles cross-border transactional or business law matters, primarily related to corporate and commercial transactions, financial transactions, investment banking, investment funds, securities and commodities regulation, joint ventures, and international law. No litigation document review or privilege logs. There is no secretarial or support staff (yet). There is a remote possibility of receiving sporadic income from fees as collected by the firm on billable work, such income would be minimal and undependable at best. The firm does not offer any health plan or other benefits. Although this internship is a good opportunity to gain experience and build your resume, it should be viewed as a stepping stone rather than as an opportunity to grow into a permanent salaried position. The firm only recruits laterals with business generating ability. Please do not apply if you do not have the economic means to support yourself during the period of your commitment.

Preferred Qualifications: Availability to start immediately; admission to practice law in at least one jurisdiction (foreign or domestic); law degree (J.D. or LL.M.) from a U.S. law school; strong academics, writing, critical thinking and analytical ability, and organizational skills; self-motivated; fast learner; relevant academic or work experience; fluency in Portuguese; strong work ethic; computer skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint); positive attitude and other positive attributes or skills will all be considered.

If this position is of interest, please reply by e-mail with your resume, confirming your availability for an interview weekdays during the next two weeks (November 15 - 26) and your availability to start immediately. If we contact you, you will need to provide: an unofficial copy of law school grades, writing sample, references, and any other information you deem relevant (e.g., letters of recommendation, deal sheets if you have been practicing, or anything illustrative of the above qualifications). Our reply will contain a link to our website which will allow you to find out more about the firm. You will have an opportunity to ask questions about our firm during the interview.

Compensation: No salary; share of fee from available FCF based on your collected time @$35/hr and up depending upon qualifications and experience

November 11, 2010

Entry-level consumer debt attorney jobs in NYC

We have several job openings in our Debt Settlement Company.
Our firm deals in Mortgage Modifications, Short Sales and Credit Card debt settlements.
We have both full time and part time positions.
Please feel free to contact me
Kenneth Koppel
Madison Consulting Partners
Ext 205

Candidates should have the following
Skills & Experience
• MSOffice skills, excel, Word,
• Excellent verbal communication skills for relating and rapport building with the general public, vendors and participants in company programs, courses and services
• Collaborate as a team player both initiating ideas and completing assigned activities

Qualifications & Requirements:
-Knowledge of all Microsoft Office programs (Outlook, Word, Excel, Etc.)
-Maintain Confidentiality
-Professional appearance and attitude
-Excellent time management skills with the ability to plan, prioritize, and complete multiple projects within a deadline
-Flexibility and eagerness to take on new tasks as they arise
-Ability to work independently
-Effective verbal and written communication skills
-Must be punctual, reliable, friendly, energetic, organized, detail oriented and pro-active
-Strong interpersonal skills a must for dealing with all levels of staff, and a diverse client base.
-Ability to keep an upbeat, positive attitude, and a sense of humor in a fast paced, high pressure situation

Location: Brooklyn
Salary: 20K

Attorney job in Long Island

Busy and growing 4 attorney firm seeking associate attorney to conduct legal research and writing including drafting motions, complaints, discovery, etc. Firm concentrates primarily in employment law on the plaintiff's side specializing in discrimination, retaliation and wage cases. We seek a responsible, hard working, dedicated attorney who is looking to grow with a young and aggressive firm. Excellent working environment. Salary commensurate with experience.

Location: Garden City Area
Compensation: Approximately $40,000 plus benefits.

November 10, 2010

Attorney jobs in Republic of Palau

The Republic of Palau, an island nation in the Western Pacific Ocean, is seeking applicants for Assistant Attorney General positions. Positions are available in criminal prosecution (1 position) and civil litigation and administrative matters (3 positions).

The services to be rendered in civil litigation and administrative matters are as follows:
• Advise agencies of the executive branch on legal and administrative matters, including the Ministry of Finance/Office of the Vice President of the Republic of Palau, Financial Institutions Commission and Environmental Quality Protection Board, among others.
• Pursue civil enforcement actions to enjoin unlawful conduct and to recover monies owed the Republic, including collection of delinquent taxes and delinquent debts at the National Hospital.
• Defend the Republic and its Ministries in civil litigation, including land cases, tort cases, immigration cases, election cases, tax cases and personnel actions, among others.
• Draft legislation, and rules and regulations for executive branch agencies.
• Review and make recommendations on international treaties and conventions.
• Review and provide comments on legislation proposed by the national legislature and draft legislation to be introduced by the executive branch to the legislature.
• Draft and review contracts and agreements entered into by the Republic, and advise agencies on procurement matters.

Palau’s legal system is based on U.S. federal law, and English is one of the official languages. Work is diverse and challenging in a relaxed yet professional atmosphere. Candidates should have strong analytic, writing and interpersonal skills and an ability to adapt well to cultural differences.

Membership in good standing in a U.S. state bar is required.

Applicants for the criminal prosecution position must have at least 3 years of experience as a criminal prosecutor. For the civil litigation and administrative positions, we seek one attorney with at least 10 years of experience, and two attorneys with at least 3 years of experience.

Salary ranges from $46,000.00 to $52,000.00 for the positions requiring at least 3 years experience, and from $58,000 to $62,000 for the position requiring at least 10 years of experience, plus benefits including roundtrip airfare and limited shipping of household effects.

Send a cover letter, resume and three references (with letters of recommendation available if requested) by e-mail or fax to:

Office of the Attorney General, Republic of Palau
PO Box 1365
Koror, PW 96940
Fax: 011-680-488-3329; e-mail:;

Spanish-fluent research attorney job in Chicago

Spanish fluent Illinois licensed attorney with exceptional research and legal drafting skills needed to support attorney work in several areas of law, including immigration, bankruptcy, mortgage foreclosure and loan modification, family, criminal, among others.

The position is full time -- 9am to 6pm, Tuesday through Saturday, and requires a natural talent for writing and research, an ability to produce exceptional work within a short amount of time, as numerous assignments will always be in the queue. This is a great intro position for someone who has this talent but minimal experience, and wants to learn a great deal quickly in many areas of law.

The pay is non-negotiable $10/hour with a review in six months' time. Full benefits are provided after three month probation term is passed.

November 9, 2010

Bilingual personal injury attorney job in Austin

Small personal injury law firm seeks Spanish speaking attorney.

We are a fast paced law firm that focuses on serving our clients well.

This job is fast paced and challenging. You will have direct interaction with clients and opposing parties. If you are a new attorney, who is recently licensed, you are invited to submit your resume.

Our office environment is friendly and personable, yet extremely professional and courteous. The supervising attorneys are knowledgeable and will provide mentoring and guidance. The staff is personable, professional, and friendly. Our office environment is conducive to developing a successful attorney.

Our practice currently has a docket of Spanish speaking clientele, as we advertise on the major Spanish television networks; therefore, the ability to speak Spanish is necessary.

The starting salary is $39,000, with health insurance available. Annual raises available.

Please submit resume for consideration.

Startinng date is ASAP.

November 7, 2010

Disability advocacy attorney job in NYC

National Social Security Disability Advocacy company seeking associate attorney for Long Island City, NY office. Duties include administrative hearings, file review and development, and writing. Candidate will travel extensively throughout the country. Must be licensed in any state.

Location: Long Island City, NY
Compensation: $50’s commensurate with experience.

November 6, 2010

Attorney closing work in Fall River, Mass.

Attorney wanted for in home closings in Fall River/S. Shore area. Must be able to print closing packages. Looking for flexibility especially at the end of the month as we are receiving appointments for same day closings. We pay $100.00 per closing.

November 5, 2010

Jobs for foreign LLM students near NYC

Attorney Internships. We are seeking foreign LLM students who have sat for or will sit for the New York and/or Connecticut Bar Exams. We are willing to train you to work in a law office and to practice law.

Compensation: $300 per week

Personal injury attorney job in L.A. area

Long Beach law firm is seeking an attorney to assist with workers' compensation cases, workers' compensation lien settlements, personal injury cases (discovery, pleadings, appearances, etc.) Will train. Salary $3,000 - $3,500 per month depending on experience.

Temporary litigation attorney job in Manhattan

Solo Practitioner located midtown is seeking recently admitted attorneys to assist with various aspects of civil litigation matters. Some litigation experience preferred. Qualified candidates will be: admitted to the New York bar, interested in learning, and flexible. Pay rate is $20/hour. Please email resume for immediate consideration.

November 3, 2010

Part-time litigation attorney job in L.A.

Solo practitioner seeks Part Time Attorney with 3 + yrs (ie: min. 3 yrs exp. full time at litigation law firm(s)). P.I. and Business litigation. Pleadings, discovery, law and motion and trial preparation. Attorney will also assist with other case work such as document retrieval, correspondence, internet research, etc.. Attorney must work quickly and accurately. Please be organized, detailed and have good research/investigative skills. Salary is around $25 per hour. Please forward your resume and any minimum hour requirement. Near downtown LA, Pasadena & Glendale.

Location: Los Angeles
Compensation: around $25 per hour

November 2, 2010

Personal injury attorney job in Philadelphia

Solo practitioner requires a helping hand with research, coverage of depositions and possibly arbitrations. Our office is searching for someone with 1 - 2 years of experience. Compensation will be hourly and it would be appreciated if you would forward an hourly rate. Expectaions on what we expect to pay is in the low $20"s per hour.

There is the distinct possibility that this could develop into a full time position. The "perfect" candidate would be the newly minted lawyer who has hung up his or her own shingle and has been able to generate income on their own. Please feel free to send a brief email on how an arrangement like this may benefit all parties. Please also include hourly rate, availability and current office location if applicable. Writing sample is not needed but "street smarts are".

November 1, 2010

Real estate attorney job near Miami

Real Estate Attorney needed for Foreclosure firm. Minimum 1 year experience in default industry (foreclosure/bankruptcy) is preferred. YOU MUST be a member of the Florida Bar at present. Candidate will be responsible to review cases, motions, orders and other pleadings; attend hearings in person or by phone and be able to learn fast and work independently. Candidate should be in Southern Palm Beach and Northern Broward County. Position is available at the end of November but could be sooner or later depending on renovations on additional and/or spacing available within original space.

Salary is $45K

Firm provides full health insurance (after 3 mos.), 401K