Attorney in Oakland, California

Robert Half


Robert Half is currently in search of an Associate Attorney with a focus on Complex Civil Litigation for our client located in Oakland, CA. The ideal candidate is a motivated, detail-oriented individual who can thrive in a challenging, fast-paced environment.


  • Represent clients in complex civil litigation matters.

  • Prepare and draft legal documents such as pleadings, briefs, motions, etc.

  • Maintain a minimum of 1800 billable hours per year.

  • Conduct extensive legal research and analysis.

  • Perform initial case assessments and investigate factual evidence.

  • Participate in trial proceedings as necessary, including preparation of witnesses.

  • Collaborate with team members and clients to strategize case approach.

  • Adhere to all professional and ethical standards as stipulated by the California Bar Association.



  • Qualified candidates must be licensed to practice law in the state of California and have a JD from an ABA accredited university.

  • Minimum of 2-6 years of experience in complex civil litigation is required. Trial experience highly preferred.

  • Excellent communication, negotiation, and writing skills.

  • Strong case management and problem-solving skills.

  • Demonstrated ability to manage a high volume of cases.

  • Ability to work independently and as a part of a team.

  • Proficient in utilizing legal research tools and software.

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