Current Opportunities in the Los Angeles Area

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. 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.

Litigation Associates

Our clients are looking for top litigation associates in the classes of 2013-2019, with practices that focus on at least one of these areas: securities, antitrust, white-collar, data privacy, media, real estate, intellectual property, or commercial litigation. Our clients will consider associates who want to relocate to California as long as they are with prestigious firms currently, even if they need to take the California bar. Please contact Barbara Levenson to discuss opportunities in your practice area: barbara@lsattorneysearch.com.

Representative Opportunities for Litigation Associates
Do you want to go to trial? One of Southern California’s elite litigation boutiques is looking to add patent litigation associates in the classes of 2016-2019. The firm is paying a $50,000 signing bonus. Despite Covid-19, the firm is as busy as ever and hiring several associates. You will have the opportunity to work closely with partners and clients, while playing a leading role on your cases. Outstanding credentials and top patent litigation experience are required. CA bar and technical degrees preferred, but not required.

A nationally known investor-side class actions law firm is looking to add a second-third year associate. Will only consider candidates with outstanding credentials, and who have one prior job at a top-name defense firm. No job jumpers. Ideal experience includes securities or class action experience, although that is not required. Passionate and entrepreneurial associates who want to do meaningful work on behalf of investors, working on matters worth hundreds of millions-billions of dollars. The firm offers a very competitive base salary and bonuses usually match or exceed Big Law bonuses. Nice people and a realistic chance of making partner are other hallmarks for this firm. Business generation is NOT required to make partner and the firm has a 6-8 year partnership track.

Prestigious Am Law 100 firm is looking to add junior-mid-level associates. The work focuses on corporate and commercial litigation with substantial class action, appellate, environmental, securities, and antitrust. There is also significant and related white collar defense, regulatory investigation, and compliance work.

Great opportunity for senior associates/Counsel-level litigators with 6-9 years of top law firm experience. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience drafting and editing pleadings, briefs, interview memos and other written work product; conducting witness interviews; and preparing for and conducting depositions, arbitrations, and trials. Candidates should be comfortable and experienced in taking a leadership role on cases.

Nationally known litigation firm is seeking mid-level superstars with 4-5 years of experience. Outstanding credentials required, and federal clerkship experience preferred. Top compensation.

Am Law 100 firm is adding junior associates eager to do high-stakes litigation. Cases include antitrust, class actions, commercial, consumer, intellectual property, labor & employment, product liability, and mass torts.

Elite litigation boutique is looking for junior and mid-level associates with outstanding credentials, who want to go to trial. The firm pays ABOVE MARKET compensation and you will go to trial within your first two years with the firm.

Prestigious Am Law 100 law firm is seeking a white-collar associate with at least 4 years of experience. Top credentials are required and a federal clerkship is highly preferred.

Growing Los Angeles office of an Am Law 100 firm is adding a mid-level business litigation associate and a mid-level products liability litigation associate.

Am Law 100 firm is looking to add a junior media litigation associate. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of two years’ litigation experience (or a combination of clerkship and law firm experience) with a background in media law, including copyright, trademark, right of publicity, defamation, or privacy.

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

Associates in other practice areas

Please contact Barbara Levenson to discuss opportunities in your practice area: barbara@lsattorneysearch.com.

Partner Recruitment

Our clients include Am Law 100 and 200 law firms, and boutiques. These firms are seeking to add lateral partners or small groups, in a variety of practice areas. Portable books of business required range from $500K to $1M+, depending on seniority and practice area. Billing rates $400.00+. Please contact Barbara Levenson barbara@lsattorneysearch.com to discuss the platform you need to take your practice to the next level.