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Are you a lawyer or legal professional energized by the prospect of challenging and rewarding work in a collegial environment? If so, we invite you to contact us.
At Girard Sharp, our culture is rooted in collaboration, innovation, and the highest standards of integrity and professional excellence. We offer the flexibility and efficiency of a smaller firm, pathways for professional development, and the opportunity to do groundbreaking work on high-profile plaintiff litigation. Teamwork is at the heart of our values, and we believe that each of us has a role to play in even our most complex and challenging cases. Our lawyers invest time and care to provide challenges and guidance for each new hire.
Girard Sharp LLP is seeking a focused, entrepreneurial associate for our San Francisco office. The position requires a genuine interest in practicing law and the skills and motivation to succeed in a demanding litigation environment. We value practical experience, academic achievement, teamwork and a sense of humor.
The candidate who will thrive in this position will have:
- Coursework or experience in corporate or securities law
- Some litigation experience
- Outstanding writing, legal research and problem-solving skills
- Keen attention to detail
- Strong organizational, time management, and project management skills
- Ability to work in a dynamic, collaborative, team environment
- Outstanding academic credentials
Candidates must be admitted to the State Bar of California and have two or more years of litigation experience.
We offer a competitive starting salary and a comprehensive benefits package, along with opportunity for growth. We are an equal opportunity (M/F/V/D) employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender,age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, marital status or any other characteristics protected by law.
For consideration, qualified candidates should email their cover letter, resume, and an original writing sample as attachments to email@example.com
Litigation and Administrative Assistant
Girard Sharp LLP is seeking a Litigation and Administrative Assistant for our San Francisco office. In this position you will support a busy team of attorneys and administrative staff. You will have primary responsibility for a variety of litigation support, case research and investigations, and administrative tasks. A successful candidate will be motivated, detail oriented, have strong written and verbal communication skills, and enjoys being challenged. We value practical experience, academic achievement, teamwork, and a sense of humor. A Bachelor’s degree is required. A paralegal certificate is not required.
To be considered for the Litigation and Administrative Assistant position, please email your cover letter and resume as attachments to firstname.lastname@example.org
An Equal Opportunity Employer
Girard Sharp is committed to equal employment opportunity. We do not unlawfully consider an individual’s race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, medical condition, marital status, military service, sexual orientation, genetic information, age, or gender in any employment decision.
This policy governs all aspects of employment at our firm, including hiring, assignments, promotions, compensation, employee benefits, employee discipline and discharge, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Girard Sharp is committed to evaluating each applicant and employee on the basis of personal skill and merit. We will ensure that both the spirit and intent of the laws prohibiting employment discrimination are fully implemented in all our working relationships. We will make reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with known physical or mental disabilities when appropriate.
601 California Street, Suite 1400
San Francisco, CA 94108