Selman Breitman Careers

General Liability Associate – Los Angeles

Description:

Selman Breitman LLP is looking for an associate attorney to join our Los Angeles office. The incoming candidate must have four to seven years of experience in general liability litigation, specifically with experience handling construction defect defense, personal injury, and product liability matters. This position is an incredible opportunity for attorneys looking to take a leadership role in a growing West Coast firm and have direct interaction with senior partners and firm clients.

Position Responsibilities:

  • File handling
  • Drafting of motions and pleadings
  • Legal research & discovery preparation
  • Taking and defending depositions
  • Second-Chair trial participation
  • Trial preparation

Qualifications:

  • J.D. degree, required
  • Admitted to practice in California, required
  • Four to seven years of experience handling defense matters, preferably related to general liability, construction defect, personal injury, and/or product-related matters, required
  • Deposition experience
  • Strong analytical and research skills
  • Superior written and oral communication skills
  • Legal project management experience

Selman Breitman is an equal opportunity employer and offers competitive compensation and benefits, as well as a collegial and inclusive environment with opportunities for growth. 

To apply, please send resume and cover letter to Sharon Blackman: sblackman@selmanlaw.com