San Francisco, CA
Not Specified years
Posted 140 days ago
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, one of the world’s leading international law firms, seeks to hire a highly qualified associate with law firm experience to join our Litigation Practice Group in the San Francisco or Los Angeles offices. Please note this is a non-partnership track position.
Morgan Lewis's Litigation Practice consists of close to 1,000 litigators across the firm's 30 domestic and international offices. The core team includes leading courtroom lawyers, as well as former general counsel and associate counsel to some of the world’s most sophisticated financial institutions and companies. We are fortunate to have a number of former high-ranking government prosecutors and lawyers whose experience, insight, and credibility are invaluable in helping clients navigate complicated investigations, litigation, and regulatory matters. We handle litigation and trials of all sizes and complexity in virtually every jurisdiction, nationally and globally, and clients frequently call upon us to act as national and international trial and coordinating counsel in large, complex matters. A significant part of our practice is devoted to steering clients clear of costly litigation through risk avoidance counseling or aggressive negotiation of disputes. However, when trial is unavoidable, we represent our clients in all state, federal, and appellate courts, up to and including the U.S. Supreme Court.
A strong background in automotive warranty litigation is preferred. In addition, prior experience in preparing for trial, settling cases, and trying cases is required. Candidates must possess excellent academic credentials as well as strong organization, writing, and analytical skills. We value collegiality and diversity among our lawyers and seek to make the practice both professionally and personally rewarding. A California bar memberships is required. Admission to additional jurisdictions would be beneficial. To apply: Please submit your resume, writing sample, and law school transcript using the online application system link below. Please note that you must click the box at the top right hand corner to activate the apply now link.Qualified candidates only. All inquiries will be kept confidential. Morgan Lewis is not accepting resumes or referrals from search firms for this position. If you are a search firm, employment agency, or representative of either, you will not be compensated in any way for your referral of a candidate, even if Morgan Lewis hires said candidate.