Job Details

Bankruptcy And Commercial Litigation Associate

Company name

Organization Type

Law Firm

Job Type


Date Last Verified

Aug 02, 2020

Valid Through

Nov 15, 2020

Posted on

Jul 31, 2020

Years of Experience

3-6 yrs required


Sacramento, CA, United States

Employment Type



Practice Area
Bankruptcy >> Bankruptcy
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Bankruptcy and Commercial Litigation Associate
The candidate should have 3-6 years of experience in bankruptcy practice and commercial litigation. Should have significant law firm experience with all aspects of discovery and law and motion practice. This position will offer the candidate opportunities to work on chapter 11 bankruptcy cases, bankruptcy law and motion practice, contested matters and adversary proceedings, and commercial litigation. A distinguished academic record and exceptional research, writing and verbal communication skills are essential. The successful candidate will have strong public speaking and advocacy skills. Bankruptcy clerkship experience is a plus. Must be a current, active member of the State Bar of California.

Additional info

Send cover letter, resume, law school transcript, and a brief, recent writing sample.

Company info

Maureen Cooper
Recruiting Director
Downey Brand LLP.
3425 Brookside Road
Suite A,
Stockton, CA 95219


"Not a bad place to start at, but there are some slackers"

Current Employee - Reviewed on July 28, 2017

Weed out the people slacking. Your other employers will be happier when they don

Pros : The pay was above what I expected starting out in my career. I was able to work on a variety of projects and stayed busy.
Cons : They don't see the effort one puts forth as an individual. One of the individuals on my team was a real slacker, but he got just as much recognition on the project as the rest of us who were putting in a couple extra hours.
Current or former employee? : Current Employee