Description:

A Prestigious California Consumer Protection Law Firm, is a California litigation firm—and a leader in the practice of Lemon Law. We have a reputation for aggressively representing the interests of our clients—consumers who have unknowingly purchased defective vehicles. Our firm takes pride in vigorously representing our clients and holding automakers to account. With a heavy caseload to handle, A Prestigious California Consumer Protection Law Firm is seeking trial attorneys to work on a hybrid schedule out of our Century City, Walnut Creek, Roseville, and Orange County, California offices.

A successful candidate will have 10+ years of litigation experience, including a successful record of multiple jury verdicts and a representative list of bench trials and/or jury trials conducted as first chair to verdict. The candidate will demonstrate a desire to serve the public interest by advocating on behalf of California consumers pursuing claims against car manufacturers and car dealers. The position calls for a hardworking, dedicated, discovery-driven, and nimble senior trial attorney with strong communication skills and a can-do attitude.

A Prestigious California Consumer Protection Law Firm offers an aggressive, consumer-focused trial docket, and there may be a role to Firm Partnership for successful trial attorneys.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Assume first chair responsibilities for trial efforts
  • Work collaboratively on the development of trial strategy
  • Conduct complicated research projects in the prosecution of KLG cases
  • Additional consideration given to those with significant experience in Arbitration, Coordinated Proceedings and Multi-District Litigation
  • Direct interface with specialized outside counsel on behalf of the firm and its clients
  • Draft moving papers, oppositions involving novel and complicated issues
  • Appear at hearing for motions and oppositions
  • Conduct depositions of PMK witnesses, apex employees, mechanical and fraud experts, etc.
  • Seek out out and recommend improvements in client communication
  • Collaborate with colleagues to implement policies and develop improvements
  • Resolution of issues that may arise in a timely manner
  • Timely reporting of hours
  • Assist in other tasks as assigned by the Managing Partner or Partner

Qualifications/Skills:
  • J.D. from an ABA accredited law school
  • Member in good standing of the California Bar
  • At least ten (10) years of litigation and trial experience as a licensed attorney
  • Demonstrable strength in client communication
  • Proficient in MS Office and the use of Attorney timekeeping programs, as well as Client file management
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong time management, decision-making and problem-solving abilities
  • Excellent organizational and leaderships skills
  • Bilingual Spanish is preferred
  • Operate standard office equipment
  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 20 pounds

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.