White Collar Litigation Associate

Manatt, Phelps & Philips, LLP   •  

Orange, CA

Industry: Legal & Accounting


Less than 5 years

Posted 40 days ago

Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP, is seeking a highly qualified associate with three to four years of solid litigation experience to join our high-profile investigation and white collar defense practice in our Orange County office. Manatt's Orange County investigation and white collar defense business unit maintains a diverse practice with an emphasis on complex commercial litigation, white collar criminal defense and corporate investigations, and healthcare litigation.

Ideal candidates will have a mix of white collar criminal defense, commercial litigation and internal investigations experience. Candidates should have hands-on litigation experience, including conducting legal research, handling discovery, taking and defending depositions, conducting witness interviews, drafting pleadings, writing briefs, and preparing and arguing motions. Excellent legal writing and research skills are required. A judicial clerkship is a plus.


  • Three to four years' solid litigation experience at a top law firm
  • Outstanding academic credentials
  • White collar experience a plus, but not required
  • Strong research, writing and advocacy skills
  • California Bar membership in good standing