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Corporate Associate - San Jose Office
Posted on June 16, 2017

The San Jose office of Ropers, Majeski, Kohn & Bentley RMKB’s is looking to hire a mid-level corporate associate. Qualified candidates will have a minimum 4-6 years of law firm experience, excellent academic credentials, and effective oral and written communication skills. The candidate is expected to have transactional experience representing corporations, limited liability companies and partnerships in the areas of M&A, equity and debt financing, and general business matters.
 

Contact Darcy Diaz at hiring@rmkb.com.

Litigation Associate - San Jose Office
Posted on June 12, 2017

The San Jose office of Ropers, Majeski, Kohn & Bentley is seeking an associate with 3-4 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. 

Contact 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.

Contact Darcy Diaz at hiring@rmkb.com.

Trusts and Estates Associate - San Jose Office
Posted on June 1, 2017

The San Jose office of Ropers, Majeski, Kohn & Bentley PC is seeking a Trusts and Estates associate.  This person must have  a minimum of 4-6 years of experience in estate and succession planning, trust administration and probate.  The candidate must have strong drafting skills and experience in preparing trust and estate planning documents as well as trust administration and probate documentation. Professional interaction with clients is required. Must be admitted to CA Bar. Tax experience a plus but not required.

Contact Darcy Diaz at hiring@rmkb.com.