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(September 15, 2022) Legal Assistant (Eureka, CA)

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Local Association: Humboldt County Legal Professionals Association

Date of Advertisement: September 15, 2022

Closing Date: September 30, 2022

Title of Position: Legal Assistant

Name of Contact Person/Firm: Law Office of James Poovey (mailto:forust@jamesdpooveylaw.com)

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(September 14, 2022) Trademark Paralegal

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Trademark Paralegal

Summary:

In this role, the Trademark Paralegal will support multiple attorneys. Hanson Bridgett’s trademark group is responsible for the growth and management of significant trademark portfolios for clients ranging from startups to major brands. The paralegal assists attorneys in the clearance and prosecution of U.S. and foreign trademarks on behalf of the firm’s clients, manages domestic and foreign trademarks, and assists in investigations relating to trademarks. Paralegals also assist with trademark enforcement, trademark disputes, and with copyright prosecution. The ideal candidate will have a paralegal certificate and between 3-12 years’ experience of trademark paralegal experience with an emphasis on US trademark matters and international trademark portfolio management. (While we are primarily focused on finding a more experienced paralegal, we welcome highly intelligent and motivated paralegals at the lower end of this range to apply.) This individual will report to the Director of Professional Development and will work closely with partners, associates, other paralegals, and the docketing specialist in the Intellectual Property Practice Group.

This role offers the opportunity to work from a remote location on days when in-person attendance is not required, and as agreed upon by the direct supervisor. It is an essential function of any remote role that the employee be available to attend in-person meetings, professional development sessions or to come to the office for other reasons, if the need arises. This position requires the individual reside in California, and will have a designation to one of Hanson Bridgett’s five office locations.

Essential Responsibilities and Duties

  • Coordinate with attorneys and other paralegals in filing, prosecuting, and maintaining domestic and foreign trademark applications and registrations
  • Support enforcement matters including assistance with social media takedowns
  • Conduct trademark searches
  • Assist with or investigate possible infringements and third party uses
  • Prepare and file copyright applications
  • Work under close supervision to complete routine tasks and assume additional responsibilities, as appropriate

Required Skills, Abilities and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year college/university
  • Paralegal Certificate from ABA-approved paralegal program
  • California B&P 6450 compliance documentation
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills; positive attitude; focused and ambitious
  • Must be able to work both independently and collaboratively in deadline-driven environment with attorneys, other paralegals and administrative professionals
  • Proficiency in electronic filing with USPTO/TTAB and power of attorney legalization
  • Significant experience specifically with international trademark portfolios preferred
  • Experience with docketing software is a plus
  • Working knowledge of copyrights is a plus

Salary:
Hanson Bridgett offers a competitive salary and benefits. Salary depends on experience. If our values and vision match yours, we encourage you to email your resume and cover letter to Erika K. Hattenhauer, Director of Talent and Engagement, ehattenhauer@hansonbridgett.com

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(September 14, 2022) Legal Secretary - Solano County

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Solano County Counsel’s Office is seeking a Legal Secretary to join their team! The Legal Secretary performs a variety of difficult and complex clerical and administrative support work in connection with the preparation, processing, coordinating, and/or filing of criminal and/or civil cases.  This is the journey-level in the Legal Secretary series and the incumbent is responsible for providing advanced clerical and administrative support in the preparation, processing, coordination, tracking, and filing of cases. 

The eligible list established from this recruitment will be used to fill part-time and full-time regular, limited-term and extra-help positions as vacancies occur throughout the County.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

  • EXPERIENCE: One (1) year of full-time work experience in preparing and processing legal documents, preferably for a governmental agency, including 6 months experience in a legal secretary capacity that demonstrates possession of competency in the requisite knowledge and abilities.
  • EDUCATION: A high school diploma or GED is required.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS

  • Applicants are required to demonstrate a net typing speed of forty (40) words per minute. Demonstration of these skills will be done during the online typing examination.

To review the complete job description and to apply, please visit: https://jobapscloud.com/solano/

 

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(September 1, 2022) Legal Support 1 - Housing Stability Project

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Location: Sacramento, Fresno, Oakland, Ontario, Los Angeles or San Diego (HYBRID

SCHEDULE-home/office)

Individuals who are Deaf or Disabled are encouraged to apply.
SALARY RANGE (Depending on Experience): $22.71 – $33.23 hourly
We base salary and position offers on experience and an internal equity analysis.

Application Deadline: Open until filled. Applications should be received by
September 13, 2022 to be considered for the first round of interview.

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(September 1, 2022) Legal Support 1 or 2 - Youth Practice Group

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Location: Sacramento, Oakland, Fresno or San Diego

(Currently Hybrid-Home/In office)
Individuals who are Deaf or Disabled are encouraged to apply.
SALARY RANGE (Depending on Experience):

Legal Support 1 $22.71–$33.23 per hour
Legal Support 2 $24.97-$36.59 per hour
We base salary and position offers on experience and an internal equity analysis.

Application Deadline: Open until filled. Applications should be received by
September 20, 2022 to be considered for the first round of interview.

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(August 27, 2022) Staff Attorney-Clients’ Rights Advocate 1 or 2

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Office of Clients’ Right Advocacy (OCRA)

Location: Modesto (Valley Mountain Regional Center (VMRC), eligible for hybrid

office-remote

Individuals who are Deaf or Disabled are encouraged to apply.
SALARY RANGE (Depending on Experience):

$62,469 – $91,242 annually (CRA 1)
$67,477 – $98,816 annually (CRA 2)

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(August 27, 2022) Director – Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Access (DEIA) Administration

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Location: Remote or Sacramento, Oakland, Los Angeles, or San Diego

Individuals who are Deaf or Disabled are encouraged to apply.
SALARY RANGE (Depending on Experience): $113,882 – 150,635 annually
We base salary and position offers on experience and an internal equity analysis.
EXCELLENT BENEFITS including 8% 401k Match, a language differential up to
$250/mo. Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) – eligible employment.

Application Deadline: Open until filled. Applications should be received by
September 9, 2022 to be considered for the first round of interview.

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(August 17, 2022) Summer Law Clerk Program - Applications open

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For additional information, please click on the following: Law Clerk Job Announcement.pdf (revize.com) 

To apply check this link: Welcome To New Webgen (modoc.ca.us)

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(August 17, 2022) Clerical - Open until filled

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For additional information, please click on the following link: Flyer_for_Extra_Help_Part-Time_position_within_District_Attorney.pdf (revize.com)

To apply check this link: Welcome To New Webgen (modoc.ca.us)

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(August 17, 2022) Deputy District Attorney I/II/II - Open until filled

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For additional information, please click on the following link: Microsoft Word – Flyer for DDAI_II_III_revb (revize.com)

To apply check this link: Welcome To New Webgen (modoc.ca.us)

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(August 17, 2022) Interim District Attorney - Open until filled

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For additional information, please click the following link: Brochure for Interim District Attorney.pdf (revize.com)

To apply check this link: Welcome To New Webgen (modoc.ca.us)

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(August 17, 2022) Legal Secretary

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Closing date for applications: 11/1/2022

Title of Position: Legal Secretary

Contact: Jennifer Calhoun

Preferred contact via email at jcalhoun@unioncounsel.net

Weinberg Roger & Rosenfeld, A Law Firm For The People Who Keep America Working

Very few law firms are founded upon political and social philosophies rather than for economic gain.  Weinberg, Roger and Rosenfeld was founded on the principle that working people are entitled to the best legal representation in an economy and social system that was not designed with them in mind.  The firm sees itself as a part of the labor movement, along with the labor unions and working people whom it represents. California’s leading education law firm, seeks an experienced litigation legal secretary to join a collegial team of results-oriented practitioners in our Oakland Office.

Overview:
The Litigation Legal Secretary will provide legal and administrative support to multiple attorneys. This essential, highly responsible, and accountable position requires the individual to work independently, anticipate needs, be proactive, maintain confidentiality, and demonstrate professionalism. The successful candidate must deliver excellent work and superior service to the Firm and the Firm’s clients. The candidate must also possess strong organizational and time management skills, communicate effectively, and be flexible as demands and priorities change. This is a union position and membership is a requirement for employment.

Minimum qualifications:
· Document production and file management
· Extensive experience with e-filing in administrative, state, and federal courts
· Draft, proofread and edit correspondence
· Client interaction/communication with clients, courts, and attorneys
· Knowledge of court rules and civil procedures in State and Federal jurisdictions

Other qualifications:
· High school diploma or GED; Associates/ Bachelor’s degree preferred
· In-depth knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, Prolaw, and DMS (iManage) or similar software
· 4+ years of experience as a litigation secretary working with multiple attorneys; transactional law and administrative hearing knowledge is a plus

Weinberg Roger & Rosenfeld is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

We have a very competitive and comprehensive benefit package as well as a relaxed working environment.

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(August 12, 2022) LITIGATION PARALEGAL - [Sacramento Area]

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Fisher Phillips, a national employment and labor law firm, is seeking an experienced Litigation Paralegal for its Sacramento office. Our range of experience enables us to bring efficient and practical solutions to today’s labor and employment law problems.

For additional information, please see the attached PDF. When ready START YOUR APPLICATION

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(August 12, 2022) LITIGATION SECRETARY - [Sacramento Area]

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Fisher Phillips, a national employment and labor law firm, is seeking an experienced Litigation Secretary for its Sacramento office. Our range of experience enables us to bring efficient and practical solutions to today’s labor and employment law problems.

For additional information, please see the attached PDF. When ready START YOUR APPLICATION

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(August 12, 2022) Litigation Secretary [Sacramento Area]

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Litigation Secretary
Sacramento Office
Non-Exempt, 37.5 hours per week

MURPHY | PEARSON | BRADLEY | FEENEY Integrity & Energy is a mid-sized California firm seeking a legal secretary for our Sacramento office.

MPBF is an equal opportunity employer and offers a professional work environment with a competitive salary and benefit package. Please send a resume, your salary range and a list of references to Human Resources at recruiting@mpbf.com.

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(August 4, 2022) Legal Support 1 Advocacy and Community Engagement (ACE) Unit

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(August 2, 2022) Sacramento Superior Court - Career Day - August 13, 2022

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FIRST 100 candidates are guaranteed to interview (must meet minimum qualifications)

WHEN: 8/13/2022 (10 am – 4 pm)

WHERE: 720 9th Street, Sacramento, CA 95814

For more information, please download the flyer.

For a list of job opportunities through Sacramento Superior Court, pleases click the following link. https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/saccourts/

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