Description

The San Francisco office of Baker & McKenzie seeks an associate attorney with four to six years of experience for its Litigation & Government Enforcement Practice Group, supporting its commercial litigation practice, including insurance coverage, complex business disputes, class action defense, and mass torts. The position will provide hands on, highly challenging and interesting legal assignments.

The ideal candidate will have deposition and courtroom experience, as well as experience interpreting insurance policies and drafting coverage opinions. Strong academic credentials and excellent communication, analytical, and writing skills are required along with experience in case management, drafting pleadings and discovery, arguing motions, and taking and defending depositions. Major law firm experience in a litigation practice preferred, foreign language skills are a plus. Must be admitted and a member in good standing of the California Bar to apply.

Please include a cover letter, transcripts, resume, and writing sample with your application.

We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories (arrest and conviction records), in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles’ Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance and the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.