Expanding and well-known Criminal Defense firm serving Southern and Northern California is seeking a self-motivated, professional, detail-oriented Associate Attorney experienced in DUI Criminal Defense for the Riverside office. The successful candidate will have 1 to 2 years experience as a Criminal Defense Attorney or a Public Defender, having represented clients in at least 10 preliminary hearing appearances. Must be a team player and be able to practice in a structured environment. Since there will be extensive new and current client contact, the successful candidate must possess outstanding attorney-client relation skills.
Note: This isn't an “office lawyer” desk job: you will be in court at all times.
Criminal experience required.
Experience with the public defender's office/prosecutor's office is a Big PLUS.
Willing to drive extensively from court to court throughout the San Bernardino/ Riverside County.
Extremely organized with an acute attention to detail.
An excellent communicator (both written and verbal) who does not let tasks “slip through the cracks.”
Able to thrive in a fast-paced work environment.
An authoritative and knowledgeable, yet genial, nice-to-be-around demeanor.
A people person
A true team player..
To apply with us, please submit:
A brief, specific 4-5 sentence explanation of why – given our needs – you are the superior candidate for this role.