Senior Litigation Associate

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Chan Punzalan LLP

San Francisco, CA

Position Summary:

Chan + Punzalan is seeking a senior associate with at least five (5) years of extensive experience in complex civil or business-related litigation in federal and state courts.

Chan + Punzalan has been recognized by the Daily Journal as one of the top boutique law firms in California. Based in San Francisco, the law firm represents companies in the areas of civil litigation and business transactions and represents clients in the areas of trade secrets, copyrights, trademarks, and other complex commercial litigation.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Working with a team of attorneys and legal staff (litigation) on case strategy, caseload management, hearing and trial preparation, client communication and legal research/writing.

Appearing at court hearings, depositions, and mediations.

Communicating with clients and opposing counsel.

Drafting pleadings, discovery, and motions.

Skills and Competencies:

The position is primarily remote, but the position will require in-person attendance for court hearings, depositions, mediations, meetings in the firm’s Financial District office, and firm-sponsored in-person events.

How to Apply:

Please submit a cover letter, a resume, and two (2) writing samples that must specifically include a memorandum of points and authorities in support, in opposition, or in reply to a litigation motion. If you have any questions, please email them to

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