Haapala, Thompson & Abern LLP, an AV-rated Oakland insurance and civil defense firm seeks an associate attorney with 5+ years litigation experience seeking to grow and assume case responsibilities in a friendly, mid-size law firm. Experience in insurance defense, personal injury, landlord-tenant, public entity litigation preferred. Ideal candidate will have excellent research and writing skills, and discovery and motion practice experience. Trial and mediation experience a plus, but not required.

The firm also seeks an associate attorney with 2-4 years litigation experience seeking to grow in a friendly, mid-size law firm. Experience in insurance defense, personal injury, landlord-tenant, public entity litigation preferred. Ideal candidate will have excellent research and writing skills, and familiarity with discovery and motion practice. Trial and mediation experience a plus, but not required.

Please send résumé, writing sample and salary requirements to Laura Dobbins. The firm offers a competitive compensation package with full benefits including health, dental, life insurance, Simple IRA, sick and vacation time.