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Robert Half International Associate Attorney in San Francisco, California


Robert Half Legal is recruiting an Associate Attorney for a top-ranked family law firm in downtown SF (currently telecommuting). The Associate is responsible for managing own caseload from start to finish, including appearing on behalf of clients in court and motion hearings, conducting/defending depositions, and trial advocacy. Our client’s firm is a premier family law practice representing clients in high asset divorce proceedings. There are nearly a dozen attorneys in this firm and 10 legal support staff (including an experienced team of family law paralegals).

Qualifications for the Associate Attorney position include the following: (i) 3-7++ years of family law practice; (ii) lots of deposition experience, and ideally 1st chair trial experience; (iii) strong research and writing skills, and excellent courtroom oral advocacy prowess; (iv) good case management skills and productive billing history; and (v) active and in good standing with the State Bar of California.

This is an ideal opportunity for an experienced advocate who enjoys mastering family law and wants plenty of courtroom and first chair litigation experience. Our client is offering a starting base salary of 150,000 – 200,000+/yr for 1,800+/yr billable hours. There is a lucrative bonus program for exceeding the annual billable hour requirement. Employment benefit package includes medical, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance, 401(k) Plan with Firm match, accrue up to 3 weeks CTO at start, paid federal holidays, and CLE and Bar dues covered by the Firm.

For confidential consideration, please email your resume to Jon Lucchese, Vice President of Permanent Placement Service Division, at . Thank you!


Bar Membership, Case Management, Client Relations, Counseling, Court Proceedings, Courtroom Experience, Cross-Examination, Discovery, Draft Pleadings, Family Law, Legal Research, Legal Writing, Litigation, Matrimonial, Motions, Negotiation, Settlements, Trial Experience, Witnesses

Robert Half Legal matches legal professionals and consultants with some of the best companies on a full-time, project and temporary basis, serving both law firms and corporate legal departments. We also provide project and eDiscovery teams and workspace for a wide range of initiatives, including litigation support, mergers and acquisitions, and document review matters. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal jobs that match your skills and priorities — fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets.

From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” list every year since 1998.

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Salary: $150,000.00 - $200,000.00 / Yearly

Location: San Francisco, CA

Date Posted: November 20, 2020

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Reference: 00410-0011626947

Staffing Area: Legal