Commercial Litigation Associate or Of Counsel
Steptoe & Johnson
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Posted on Friday, March 10, 2023
Steptoe & Johnson, LLP, seeks a senior Associate or Of Counsel to join the Commercial Litigation practice group in the Firm’s Los Angeles office. Qualified candidates will have 5 – 8 years of litigation experience, including experience drafting briefs and motions, handling fact and expert discovery, engaging in deposition and trial preparation, and conducting depositions, cross examinations, and other oral advocacy. Federal clerkship experience is a plus. This position requires full working fluency in Spanish.Steptoe’s litigation attorneys receive meaningful, hands-on legal work at every stage of their careers. The group provides an excellent opportunity for self-starters who are ready to assume immediate responsibility as an integral part of high performing, collaborative firmwide teams. These teams work together to complete multiple projects, meet overlapping deadlines, and deliver results to clients from various industries, including energy, mining, real estate, and entertainment, in large scale, national and international disputes.Candidates must have strong interpersonal and communication skills, a track record of insightful research and analysis, and persuasive writing abilities. Steptoe offers competitive compensation and excellent benefits in a collegial working environment that offers training and mentorship. The expected salary for this position is $345,000 - $415,000, depending on experience.A Juris Doctor (JD) degree from an accredited institution is required. Admission to the California Bar, active and in good standing, is also required. For consideration, please submit cover letter, resume, law school transcript, and writing sample. Steptoe is an equal opportunity employer EOE/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran. All inquiries will be held in strict confidence. We strongly encourage qualified women, minorities, Veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of the LGBTQ+ community to apply.