Litigation Attorney Job in Oakland, CA Near Me - 331574 |

Litigation Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location California - Oakland

Job ID WPBE331574

Experience Level Junior Associate

Job Experience Min. 1 - Max. 2 Years

Ranking 3 : Mostly Business $$$

Estimated Salary Lower than Highest Salary Band in Market (Varies by Firm)

Practice Areas Litigation - Commercial

2024-04-22 05:33:42

A law firm based in Oakland, CA, seeks a dedicated and skilled Litigation Attorney to join their team. The ideal candidate will handle various litigation matters, demonstrating strong analytical and advocacy skills. This position offers a supportive work environment with ample professional growth and development opportunities.


  • Represent clients in litigation cases efficiently and with professional integrity.
  • Handle all phases of litigation, including investigations, pleadings, discovery, pre-trial, trial, settlement, and appeal.
  • Draft and edit pleadings, briefs, correspondence, and other legal documents.
  • Engage in active settlement negotiations and participate in mediation.
  • Conduct legal research and analysis on cases and provide legal advice to clients.
  • Prepare and deliver oral arguments in court hearings and trials.
  • Collaborate with other attorneys, paralegals, and the firm’s support staff to ensure comprehensive client representation.
  • Maintain timely and accurate billing and timekeeping records.
  • Stay current on legal developments affecting the firm’s practice areas and clients.


  • Must be licensed to practice law in the state of California.
  • 1-2 years of experience in litigation, preferably in litigation.
  • Proven track record of managing a litigation caseload effectively.
  • Strong ability to analyze legal issues, develop legal strategies, and negotiate resolutions.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in a team environment as well as independently.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • A high degree of professional ethics and integrity.


  • A Juris Doctor (JD) degree from an accredited law school is required.


  • Active membership in the California State Bar.


  • Strong research and analytical skills.
  • Proficient in legal research software (e.g., Westlaw, LexisNexis).
  • Effective interpersonal and negotiation skills.
  • Attention to detail and precision in legal writing and documentation.
  • Ability to thrive in a high-pressure environment.


  • 401(k) retirement plan with firm contributions.
  • Employer contributions to health and dental plans.
  • Subsidized gym membership to promote work-life balance.
  • Comprehensive disability coverage to ensure financial security in the event of disability.

This law firm was founded over 20 years ago with an emphasis in streamlining the litigation process for all of its clients to bring about important cost savings. They have built a reputation for being understanding of their client's needs and for bringing about great results. Their areas of practice include business litigation, employment law, product liability, medical malpractice, and toxic tort. Their office is located in Oakland, CA.

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