Attorney Careers

Attorney applicants should email cover letters, resumes, and writing samples to April Van Wye, Chief Administrative Officer, at  Burke, Williams & Sorensen, LLP is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Appellate | Writ Attorney

Burke, Williams & Sorensen, LLP is seeking a skilled and motivated attorney with significant appellate and writ experience to work from one of our nine locations throughout the State of California.  The successful candidate will have substantial experience handling appeals in both state and federal courts, as well as experience with writs of mandate in the Court of Appeal and the Superior Court.  Experience with legal challenges related to the Public Records Act, Brown Act, CEQA, and land use matters is preferred.  

While appellate specialization certified by the State Bar’s Board of Legal Specialization is preferred, it is not necessary.

Senior Public Law Litigation Attorney - Oakland

Burke, Williams & Sorensen is seeking a skilled and motivated public law litigation attorney for our Oakland office with experience in discovery, law and motion, and municipal law/land use litigation.  4-7 years’ experience preferred, with excellent writing and research skills.