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Job Posting: Land Use Litigation Associate (1-3 years experience)

Job Opportunity: Land Use Litigation Associate Attorney

Experience Level: 1 to 3 years of experience

Office Location: Oakland or Los Angeles

About Meyers Nave

Meyers Nave has an exceptional reputation in California as a go-to law firm that clients rely on to handle their highest profile, most complicated and often most controversial transactions and litigated matters. Attorneys work in multi-disciplinary teams across five offices to help public agencies and private businesses navigate an extensive range of local, state and federal laws and regulations. Meyers Nave was founded over 30 years ago and has grown to be a state-wide firm with nearly 65 attorneys serving public and private clients.

Meyers Nave’s Land Use Practice Group is at the forefront of the field. We serve as lead transactional and litigation counsel for many of the most innovative and highest profile institutional, civil infrastructure and economic development projects undertaken by public agencies, private enterprise and public-private partnerships throughout California. Our attorneys help clients navigate a myriad of complex and interrelated local, state and federal land use laws and regulations, ranging from CEQA, NEPA and ESA to critical issues regarding general and specific plans, conditional uses and variances, zoning and subdivision, and development agreements and fees. For more information, please see:

About the Position

Meyers Nave is looking for an ambitious and diligent first to third year associate for our growing Land Use Practice Group. This position is open to our Los Angeles and Oakland offices. Candidates must have substantive land use/environmental litigation experience, and transactional experience is a benefit. Candidates must also have had significant experience with CEQA and NEPA

Candidates should demonstrate strong work ethic and dedication to the practice of law as well as outstanding writing abilities.

How to Apply

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, transcript and one substantive writing sample to [email protected]

Meyers Nave is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any qualified applicant’s race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status or any other category protected by law. Meyers Nave will consider for employment qualified candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.

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