Senior Associate/Counsel

Levenson Schweitzer is pleased to be able to offer a number of outstanding firms that are seeking to add senior associates and counsels. Portable business is not required. It’s rare for firms to offer these opportunities, so take advantage now.

Representative Opportunities for Senior Associates and Counsels
Exclusive Search for False Advertising defense /Class Actions /Prop 65 Litigation Partner-Portable business not required

We are currently embarking on an exclusive search for very experienced false advertising/class actions defense litigator who has Prop 65 experience. The position is open to partners, counsels, and senior associates. 

Our client wants to hire someone who has 10+ years of false advertising, class actions, and Prop 65 litigation experience to open an office in Los Angeles or the Bay Area. This position is open to partners, counsels and senior associates. You will join as a partner. The firm is known for its work at the cutting edge of FDA, Prop 65, advertising, IP, E-commerce, supply-chain and litigation. They represent the best in class of food, beverage, dietary supplement, cosmetic, drug, medical device, cleaning product and personal care companies. The firm represents health and beauty brands, retailers, ingredient suppliers, manufacturers, industry trade associations, corporate law firms, technology, and media giants, private equity and venture firms, and government-sponsored commerce groups. Your practice must be at least 50% Prop 65 cases and approximately 25% false advertising class actions. It would be a plus to have food, beverage, or health & beauty experience, and experience defending those kinds of labeling and advertising claims.

Requirements:

The ideal candidate will have experience that is 40% class actions/false advertising defense, 15-20% Prop 65, and the rest of your practice can be a mix of commercial, intellectual property, or employment matters. False advertising class action defense will be a significant part of your practice. You will be expected to handle Prop 65 defense cases related to the health and beauty industry on a regular basis. Experience and being comfortable with these types of cases is very important.

Portable business is not required, and you will join as a partner. Counsels and senior associates will also join as partners.
What sets this firm apart:

1. The firm does not measure originations
2. Clients are shared and you will have access to clients from day one
3. The billable target is 1600 hours
4. The firm’s primary routes to market are organic growth and referrals
5. Many of the attorneys are from AmLaw 100 firms
6. The firm values loyalty and the path to equity partnership is realistic and attainable

Please contact Barbara Levenson to learn more: barbara@lsattorneysearch.com.

Premier mid-sized firm in San Francisco is seeking to add a senior litigation associate with 6-8 years of experience. The candidate must have experience with securities fraud and investigations, corporate control, antitrust and competition, and complex commercial litigation. The firm has a 1600 hour target and represents clients in an array of sectors including: technology, hospitality, multimedia, food and beverage, real estate, finance, development, and financial services. Top credentials and California bar admission are required.

One of the oldest firms in the greater Los Angeles area is seeking a seasoned transactional attorney with 10-15 years of experience. The transactional attorney must have experience with forming and dissolving corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies, negotiating and documenting buy-sell/buy-out agreements, mergers and acquisitions, business restructuring and exempt securities transactions requirements. Real estate and/or finance experience is a plus. A personal connection to Pasadena and/or the San Gabriel Valley is strongly preferred.

One of the oldest firms in the greater Los Angeles area is also seeking a seasoned trusts & estates attorney with 15-20 years of experience. The trusts & estates attorney must have significant experience advising high net worth individuals and families in all aspects of their estate and tax planning. Experience with designing, drafting, and implementing estate plans, offering tax analysis and advice is required. Real estate and/or fiduciary tax and accounting experience is a plus. A personal connection to Pasadena and/or the San Gabriel Valley is strongly preferred.

Am law 100 firm in Silicon Valley is seeking a corporate associate with 7-10 years of capital markets experience. Top credentials required.

The biggest firm in Wine Country is seeking to add a corporate attorney who has at least 7-10 years of experience. The attorney must have good business development instincts and an eye towards growing into a partner role in the next couple of years.

Am Law 100 firm is looking for a management-side labor and employment counsel with 7+ years of advice and counseling experience. The position focuses on providing advice and counseling to clients concerning employment law issues, with secondary work on employment litigation, including single plaintiff and class action matters. Counseling will include providing advice, drafting policies, handbooks, employment agreements, wage-hour, leave of absences, and investigations. The firm is adding counsels to all of their California offices.

Am Law 100 firm in the Bay Area is seeking an experienced land use/environmental litigation associate with 8+ years of experience. The primary focus is litigation under environmental and land use statutes such as CEQA, Planning and Zoning Law, the Clean Air Act, the Clean Water Act, CERCLA, or other environmental laws.

Am Law 100 firm is seeking a senior debt finance associate in the Bay Area.

Top law firm in San Diego is seeking a trusts and estates attorney with 15+ years of experience. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience with high net worth clients and in drafting, reviewing, and advising on revocable and irrevocable trusts, Wills, GRATs, and other estate planning documents, in addition to experience handling complex probate and trust administrations. Must have extensive experience with gift and estate tax and gift and estate tax returns.

Top law firm in San Diego is seeking a management-side senior labor and employment associate.

Am Law 100 firm in Los Angeles is seeking a senior litigation associate for high stakes cases. The firm handles a mix of antitrust, commercial, labor and employment, class actions, environmental and mass torts. Top credentials required.

Am Law 100 firm in Los Angeles is seeking a senior associate/counsel with 6+ years of experience. Top credentials required.

Am Law 100 firm in Los Angeles is seeking a senior associate with 7+ years of M&A and capital markets experience. Top credentials required.

Top LA boutique is seeking a corporate associate with 6-9 years of M&A and general corporate experience.

Please note we have additional opportunities available. Please contact Barbara Levenson for more information: barbara@lsattorneysearch.com.