Our company is looking for junior associates to join its elite, global corporate practice. Cooley's unique culture has been recognized on numerous top workplace lists, including Fortune's 100 Best Companies to Work For list. Associates with two to three of general corporate experience with public and private companies are encouraged to apply. Ideal applicants will have experience representing high-growth businesses in connection with financings, mergers and acquisitions an... read more
Someone with an understanding of and keen interest in patent law who isn't afraid to stand up in court or take a deposition (and preferably has actually done both), is comfortable speaking directly with clients and opposing counsel, enjoys thinking creatively and working on a team, and is willing to actively participate in the strategic development of the case.
Desired Experience—One to three years of significant patent litigation or clerkship experience, including pa... read more
The City of Oakland is committed to providing its citizens with the most effective, professional and accountable police force in the nation. The Oakland Police Departmental Counsel ("Departmental Counsel") is a high-level and and critical position in providing top notch advice and counsel to OPD and City leaders in fulfilling this commitment. The Departmental Counsel provides advice and counsel on a day-to-day basis on complex, sensitive and high-profile m... read more
The candidate will provide legal information and self-help materials to helpline callers. Identify potential clients for impact litigation from the legal helpline. Conduct legal research and draft memos. Draft demand letters. Assist with all aspects of impact litigation. Organize and supervising legal name and gender change clinics. Conduct know-your-rights trainings for community members. Assist in maintaining accuracy of existing “Know Your Rights” mater...
Fellowship candidate for 2019-2020
The fellow will assist on outreach, training, and legal representation in rural California counties or to specific, underserved populations. Developing a writs project to enable firm's and our pro bono partners to quickly intake, assess and successfully file writs on behalf of domestic violence survivors facing 1-2 specific issues, such as violation of California’s rebuttable presumption against granting custody to a domestic abuser, or...
The candidate will be introduced as an in-house resource to investment sales teams with transactions. Participate in a proven and rigorous 10-week training program, including: Mentorship and coaching sessions from the best of the best; Weekly training from industry vendors and leaders; 2-Day Fast Track training intensive; Regular role-playing with your cohort as well as managers; Salesforce training technology assets to access the best leads; Dedicated adminis...
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Fellows will work on a range of civil rights, economic justice, and environmental justice issues that directly impact vulnerable populations locally and across the country. Will work collaboratively alongside colleagues in their government offices on affirmative litigation, coalition building and community engagement, policy research, and other enforcement projects developed with their placement offices. Will help develop new cases and generate new ideas for the...
The candidate must have 3-7 years of experience. Experience representing public entities is preferred. Must be driven to produce quality written work, prepare cases for trial and work diligently to achieve law and motion and trial success.
The candidate will be researching legal issues that affect people in reentry & composing follow up letters to hotline callers/people who write to us for legal information, using the “Roadmap to Reentry” as primary source of information & conducting new research as needed. Distilling and explaining complex legal information and concepts in everyday language accessible to most reading levels. Assisting with other legal programmatic work (train...
The candidate will be: Meeting the legal needs of local sustainable economies requires that lawyers blaze new career paths and establish transactional law practices aimed at providing services to cooperatives, community-owned enterprises, urban farms, local currencies, land trusts, and so on. In order to foster this growing community of lawyers, Center encourages lawyers of all experience levels who are intend to meet those legal needs by starting new law ...