At Allen Matkins, we help clients capitalize on opportunity.

Whether this opportunity comes from overcoming challenges or seeing and taking advantage of new technologies, business models, or global markets, we partner with clients to accomplish goals and drive success.

We are a premier California-based law firm specializing in real estate, litigation, labor, tax, and business law, with more than 200 attorneys in four major metropolitan areas of California: Los Angeles, Orange County, San Francisco and San Diego. From our base in California, we also serve the needs of our clients, whose interests are national and increasingly global.

For more than 40 years, we’ve worked with clients drawn to us by our reputation for creative solutions, pragmatism, exemplary quality, and approachability, and our unparalleled network of contacts and connections in business and government.

If we had to pride ourselves on just one thing, it would be our relationships with our clients who’ve entrusted us with their security, their livelihoods, and their aspirations. We look to honor them in everything we do.

Position Summary:

Allen Matkins is seeking a real estate associate with 2+ years of experience and an emphasis in real estate development. Prior experience with transactional real estate, real estate finance and/or public/private partnerships or exposure to construction litigation or construction financing is helpful. Environmental experience is a plus. Qualified candidates will be motivated self-starters with a commitment to excellence and have the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment. This position can be located in our Century City or Orange County offices. Excellent academic credentials, the ability to work independently and in collaboration, strong research, writing, and analytical skills, intense attention to detail, and a strong work ethic are required. Admission to the State Bar of California is required. Our Real Estate Development practice serves clients developing projects with budgets ranging from hundreds of thousands to over a billion dollars. The Development Practice Team drafts and negotiates agreements for design and construction of private development projects, public works projects, and publicly financed projects. This is an excellent opportunity to join a highly supportive working environment while handling sophisticated matters at both a local and a national level.

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