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Construction Litigation Associate – 3-5 Years of Experience (Oakland, CA)


Meyers Nave is a mid-sized California law firm which helps clients resolve their most complex and highest priority litigation, transactions, and regulatory compliance challenges. We are the ‘go-to’ California firm serving corporations, public entities, non-profit organizations and public-private partnerships located throughout California, as well as clients based in other states that have interests in California. Our success is based on our unwavering commitment to the highest standards of quality and client service and diversity and inclusion are core values that are hardwired into the fabric of our firm. The individuality of our attorneys and staff – and their collective experiences, perspectives and backgrounds – helps us provide clients with the most effective and creative legal services.


Meyers Nave is looking for a California-admitted litigator to join its Construction and Facilities Group (CFG).  Our preferred candidate is someone who loves the law, who appreciates the collegiality and support that come with firm practice and who, above all, has litigation in the blood.  We are particularly interested in speaking with big-law refugees, lawyers who cut their teeth on sophisticated matters and are now looking for a position that affords greater opportunities for case management (e.g., first/second chair) and career advancement.

The lawyer who will thrive in this position has:

  • excellent academic credentials (T-14 and/or near top of class)
  • extensive experience in complex litigation
  • experience with or an interest in construction-related disputes
  • a passion for writing and research
  • an entrepreneurial spirit
  • a sense of humor

We will provide you in return:

  • competitive compensation
  • excellent benefits
  • a truly collegial, team-oriented work environment
  • an excellent support team
  • structured training and CLE
  • every opportunity to advance professionally
  • a place to put down roots

The salary range for this California-based role is $160,000 – $190,000, and represents the firm’s good faith and reasonable estimate of the range of possible compensation at the time of posting. Actual compensation will depend upon a number of factors, including but not limited to, the candidate’s years of experience, qualifications, skill set and office location. Meyers Nave offers a reasonable billable hours requirement, annual discretionary and billable hours bonuses, competitive health insurance benefits, 401(k) with a partial match and profit-sharing.


Interested candidates should CLICK HERE to apply.  We look forward to hearing from you!

Meyers Nave is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any qualified applicant’s race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status or any other category protected by law.

Meyers Nave complies with the requirements of all applicable California and federal employment laws, including those protecting disabled individuals. If you have difficulty using our online application system due to a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation, please contact us via email or phone: hiringmanager@meyersnave.com or (510) 808-2000.