Benefits Law Associate Attorney Job in Emeryville, CA Near Me - 328525 |

Benefits Law Associate Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location California - Emeryville

Job ID RJOW328525

Experience Level Junior Associate

Job Experience Min. 1 - Max. 3 Years

Ranking 1 : Mostly Consumer $

Estimated Salary Consumer Facing Salary (Tends to be on Lower End to Lowest in Market (Varies by Firm))

Practice Areas ERISA/Executive Compensation Transactions & ComplianceERISA/Executive Compensation - Litigation - DefenseERISA - General

2024-06-17 01:07:13

A law firm in Emeryville is seeking a Benefits Law Associate Attorney with a dedication to the labor movement and strong advocacy skills. The successful candidate will provide legal advice to union and employee benefit plan clients, attend client meetings, represent workers at arbitration hearings, handle ERISA-related litigation, and defend clients in administrative hearings and court proceedings.



  • Provide general and legal advice to diverse union and employee benefit plan clients
  • Attend client meetings and represent workers at grievance arbitration hearings
  • Handle ERISA-related litigation, including enforcement of contribution obligations, subrogation, benefit denial, and withdrawal liability cases
  • Defend employee benefit plan and union clients in administrative hearings and state and federal court



  • Juris Doctorate from an accredited law school
  • License to practice law in California and in good standing
  • Dedication to the labor movement
  • Strong writing and oral advocacy skills
  • Attention to detail, organization, and time management
  • Real estate experience is a plus
  • Motivated self-starter with superb judgment and communication skills
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment


Benefits Offered:

  • Participation in a defined benefit pension plan
  • Annual employer 401(k) contribution equal to 5% of salary
  • 100% employer-paid premiums for health, dental, and vision insurance for the employee and eligible dependents

This firm prides itself on its dedication to giving a voice to workers and laborers, an ethos that came from the founders' trade union and working-class backgrounds. Almost 50 years after its founding, this firm now stretches across the Pacific Ocean, with a Honolulu office, in addition to offices in Southern and Northern California. With a strong track record of representing unions, employee benefit plans, and individual employees in state and federal court and administrative forums on a wide range of matters, this firm is an excellent pick for those wishing to hone their practice.

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