Careers

Attorney Careers

Attorney applicants should email resumes to April Van Wye, Chief Administrative Officer, at Burke, Williams & Sorensen, LLP, avanwye@bwslaw.com.

Labor and Employment Associate - Los Angeles

Burke, Williams & Sorensen is seeking a skilled and motivated associate attorney for its Los Angeles office to join the Labor and Employment Law Practice Group.  Labor negotiations and employment counseling for public and private clients, excellent writing, research and analytical skills, 3-5 years’ experience.  EOE.  Qualified applicants, please email cover letter, writing sample, and resumé to April Van Wye.

Contact April Van Wye at avanwye@bwslaw.com.

Land Use Associate - San Francisco

Burke is seeking a land use associate with a minimum of 4+ years experience to join its San Francisco office.  

Experience in land use, CEQA, and NEPA required.  The successful candidate will analyze and comment on administrative draft CEQA and NEPA documents for legal sufficiency; analyze General Plans, zoning ordinances and plot entitlement strategies; help prepare project application documents for private clients; legal research concerning land use, CEQA and NEPA topics; draft certain CEQA and NEPA documents; draft General Plan consistency, CEQA and other approval findings; and handle all aspects of land use/CEQA litigation, including administrative record prep, procedural steps, briefing, and argument.  Any experience with real estate transactional issues is a plus.  Must have stellar writing skills, attention to detail, strong work ethic, and motivation to serve clients at the highest level.  Qualified applicants, please email cover letter and resumé to avanwye@bwslaw.com.  EOE

Contact April Van Wye at avanwye@bwslaw.com.

Litigation Attorney - Orange County

Burke is seeking a litigation associate with a minimum of 5+ years of experience.  Strong law and motion skills are required.  Experience in real estate, foreclosures and/or bankruptcy is preferred.   Must have stellar writing skills, attention to detail, strong work ethic, and motivation to serve clients at the highest level.  Qualified applicants, please email cover letter and resumé to April Van Wye.  EOE.

Contact April Van Wye at avanwye@bwslaw.com.