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Commercial Litigation Paralegal
Posted on August 1, 2017

RMKB’s San Jose office currently seeks a Commercial Litigation Paralegal who possesses the following skills:

Qualifications

  • Knowledge of Intellectual Property and/or Corporate background a plus
  • Preferably a Bachelor's degree; paralegal certificate required.
  • Minimum 3-5 years of strong California state and federal court litigation experience
  • Experience with a defense litigation firm preferred
  • Strong written, verbal communication and organizational skills
  • Proficient in computer programs including Word, Outlook, Excel and Adobe
  • Ability to integrate into a fast-paced environment
  • Experience performing the following tasks preferred:
    • Drafting standard discovery including subpoenas and privilege logs
    • Factual and legal research
    • Summarize transcripts
    • Trial preparation

Send resume to Sandra Garzona at sandra.garzona@rmkb.com.


Litigation Associate - San Jose Office
Posted on August 1, 2017

The San Jose office of Ropers, Majeski, Kohn & Bentley is seeking a Catastrophic Injury associate (with Bodily Injury experience) with 2-3 years of litigation experience.  Responsibilities include:

  • Drafting and preparing pleadings, motions, and other litigation documents;
  • Conducting legal research, analysis and writing; and
  • Managing discovery
     

Excellent writing skills are required.  State and Federal Court experience a plus.

Send resume to Darcy Diaz at hiring@rmkb.com.


Senior Associate - San Francisco Office
Posted on June 5, 2017

The San Francisco office of Ropers, Majeski, Kohn & Bentley PC is seeking a senior associate with at least 5-8 years of experience with excellent academic credentials to join its active commercial litigation practice.

Responsibilities:

The person hired for this position will work closely with the resident director and be a key member of the team, and can expect to assume such responsibilities as:

•Drafting and preparing pleadings, motions, and other litigation documents;
•Conducting legal research, analysis and writing;
•Managing discovery in both small and large complex cases;
•Conducting and defending depositions;
•Working on all aspects of pretrial and trial.

This is a great opportunity to grow legal skills and to work with a collaborative and collegial team of lawyers who are skilled and passionate about their practice and offer training, mentorship, and support to help develop your career toward partnership. We are looking for candidates who can and are looking to assume immediate responsibility. We offer competitive compensation and excellent benefits.

Position Requirements:

•Able to work collaboratively in a team environment;
•Values collaboration;
•Has excellent interpersonal skills and is able to communicate effectively with clients and colleagues;
•Strong writing and analytical skills;
•Deposition experience is not required, but is a plus;
•At least 4-7 years’ litigation experience – Candidates with tort (both business and personal) and class action experience is preferred, but not necessary;
•Prior law firm and/or government experience is preferred;
•State Court and Federal Court experience; and
•Must be licensed to practice law in the State of California and be in good standing.

Send resume to Darcy Diaz at hiring@rmkb.com.