Careers

Attorney Careers

Attorney applicants should send resumes to April Van Wye, Chief Administrative Officer, at Burke, Williams & Sorensen, LLP, 444 South Flower Street, Suite 2400, Los Angeles, California 90071, or by email to avanwye@bwslaw.com.

General Municipal Law, Real Estate, Transactions - Oakland

Burke, Williams & Sorensen is seeking a skilled and motivated senior attorney for our Oakland office with 5+ years of significant experience in representing public agencies, cities preferred.  Candidates must have attended city council, planning commission, and similar board and commission meetings, drafted ordinances and resolutions, performed legal research, reviewed and drafted contracts, and have familiarity with land use, environmental, and economic development matters.  Must have experience advising senior staff and councilmembers regarding conflicts of interest, Brown Act, and Public Records Act issues.  EOE.  Qualified applicants, please email cover letter and resumé to April Van Wye.

Contact April Van Wye at avanwye@bwslaw.com.

Public Law Litigation - Oakland

Burke, Williams & Sorensen is seeking a skilled and motivated associate attorney for our Oakland office.  Discovery, law and motion, municipal law/land use litigation.  2-4 years experience, with excellent writing and research skills. EOE. Please email cover letter and resume to April Van Wye.

Contact April Van Wye at avanwye@bwslaw.com.

Real Estate/Land Use Transactional Associate - Oakland

Burke, Williams & Sorensen LLP is seeking a mid-level associate attorney for our Oakland office with experience in transactional real estate, development and land use matters  to represent public agencies, as well as private for-profit and non-profit clients, in leasing, purchase and sale and public/private partnership development transactions.  3 - 5 years’ experience with strong research and drafting skills required.  EOE.  Qualified applicants, please email cover letter and resumé to April Van Wye.

Contact April Van Wye at avanwye@bwslaw.com.