The San Francisco office of Steptoe &Johnson seeks an associate with 5 years or more of litigation experience to join its growing Chemical & Life Science Practice Group. This position involves defending a wide-range of businesses in litigation of complex matters, including class actions and Proposition 65 matters. The ideal candidate is a self-starter ready to assume immediate responsibility with strong research and writing skills, experience taking and defending fact and expert depositions, drafting and arguing motions, and pre-trial preparation. Experience with regulatory and environmental law is a plus. Our associates get immediate case-handling responsibility,including courtroom opportunities arguing motions and being part of trial teams.
We offer top competitive compensation and excellent benefits in a collegial environment. Admission to the California bar is required.