Various Positions - Susan Tien Search

My clients are looking for the following:

  1. Dynamic public biopharma looking for 2-6 year commercial/product counsel with industry experience. AmLaw firm experience or prior in-house required.
  2. Fortune company looking for 6-10 year investigations/litigation counsel with life sciences industry experience.  AmLaw firm experience required. Prior in-house is a plus.
  3. Public company in Silicon Valley looking for 5-10 year real estate counsel.
  4. Public company in Silicon Valley looking for bus dev attorney with prior in-house experience in the life sciences industry.
  5. Hawaiian litigation firm looking for 3-9 year litigator with ties to the island.
  6. Leading global payments company looking for lead Americas counsel to sit in Bay Area (or NY). 
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Deputy City Attorney V - Oakland City Attorney's Office

The Oakland City Attorney’s Office seeks a well-qualified and highly motivated individual to serve as Deputy City Attorney V for Code Enforcement, General Public Safety and Rent-Related matters.  The ideal candidate for this position will have expertise in municipal law, particularly in the areas of code enforcement, blight and nuisance enforcement, housing, rent regulation, landlord/tenant law (including evictions, renting and remedies), public safety (including police, fire and emergency services), advice to Boards, Commissions and/or City Councils, drafting of ordinances, policies and legal opinions, administrative procedures, administrative hearing/appeals and litigation (including writs, appeals and affirmative litigation).

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Attorney - Bay Area Legal Aid, Health Consumer Center

We are seeking an Attorney for our centralized health unit located in Oakland, CA. This person will be part of a team that provides consumer assistance, legal advice, brief service and extended representation to eligible clients with health care access issues. We are interested in candidates who can demonstrate a working knowledge and commitment to health care related issues, including Medicare, Medi-Cal and managed care. Candidates shall have a demonstrated commitment to public interest law and social justice advocacy and are required to pass a background check for this position.

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Staff Attorney - Bay Area Legal Aid

We are seeking an Attorney for our Legal Advice Line which is located in our office in downtown Oakland, California. We are interested in candidates who are energetic, culturally competent and have a strong commitment to public interest and social justice advocacy. This person will be part of a team which provides counsel and advice to eligible clients primarily in the areas of housing, family law/domestic violence, consumer and public benefits, and the transition from welfare to employment. Opportunities for extended representation to eligible clients within the areas of housing, family law/domestic violence, consumer and public benefits will be available.

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Associate Director - Office of Career Planning at USF Law

The Associate Director for Career Planning works closely with the other Directors and the staff of the Office of Career Planning (OCP) to oversee and provide career counseling services and coordinate programming for about 600 law students and 9,000 alumni as well as to develop relationships with employers. This position reports directly to and supports the Assistant Dean for Career Planning & Legal Community Engagement (Assistant Dean). The Associate Director will play a critical role in the development and implementation of student and alumni services, and serves as the internal main point of contact and supervisor in the Assistant Dean’s absence. Under the Assistant Dean’s supervision, the Associate Director will be responsible for overseeing counseling services, leading internal program implementation, and enhancing services for students and alumni seeking jobs.

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Managing Counsel, Litigation and Capital Strategies - University of California, Office of the President

Reporting to the Deputy General Counsel-Litigation and Capital Strategies, the Managing Counsel-Capital Strategies manages construction, land use, and real estate practice areas, as well as providing direct client service. Serves as a resource to subordinates on highly complex legal matters or problems; advises and renders opinions to senior management with respect to the legal implications of establishing or changing policy; works with representatives of the campus on developing and modifying practices and procedures to conform with legal requirements. Acts as liaison with outside legal firms. Represents the organization and oversee outside counsel in certain litigation. Keeps informed on legislation and case law developments affecting overall operations of the University or the construction and land use legal practices.

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Deputy County Counsel - Contra Costa County, County Counsel's Office

Contra Costa County is seeking highly motivated, career-oriented attorneys, with strong academic credentials and excellent research and writing skills, to fill two Deputy County Counsel - Exempt positions in the General Law Division. This is a great opportunity to work in the beautiful Bay Area and join a collegial team of attorneys and staff committed to public service and quality of life.

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United States Magistrate Judge - U.S. District Court ND of CA

Magistrate judges in the Northern District are authorized to perform the full range of duties provided for magistrate judges under the applicable statute. In particular, the Court encourages civil litigants to consent to the jurisdiction of magistrate judges for all purposes up to and including bench or jury trial, with appeal to the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.

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