4 yrs required
San Francisco office seeks lateral finance attorney having 3-7 years of significant experience in commercial and/or real estate lending. The candidate should preferably have experience with workouts. Proficiency in UCC issues and asset-based secured lending will be beneficial, as well as experience with real estate due diligence matters. Candidate already admitted in California will be preferred. An attorney relocating to the Bay Area and planning to take the California Bar exam in February 2014 will also be considered.
"The San Francisco office of this Los Angeles-based firm, one of the oldest and most distinguished law firms in California, has expanded rapidly in recent years and specializes in litigation, real estate and land use, and corporate law. The litigation department, in particular, is extremely solid; in fact, many of the most distinguished litigators in California call this firm home. The firm’s clientele is both diverse and extremely stable; attorneys at the firm tackle an interesting variety of cases. The firm’s management is exceedingly good and has managed to remain small despite the proliferation of large management committees at other large firms. Associates seem to fraternize together quite well. The firm pays a guaranteed $15,000 bonus at 1950 hours. Not surprisingly, this firm attracts exceptional attorneys from a variety of backgrounds and has remained fairly selective in its hiring. "