Careers Irvine

Litigation Associate – Irvine, CA

Put your career into high gear by joining Klinedinst’s legal team. Klinedinst is seeking an associate with 2-5 years of experience in general liability/personal injury insurance defense to join the dynamic Irvine office.

Top-tier talent deserves a top-tier place to take their career to the next level. Candidates for this position must be an active member of the California State Bar with strong academic credentials. We’re looking for individuals who have a passion for advocacy, and are ready to find creative legal solutions for their clients.

The ideal candidate is ready to take on responsibility, independently handling cases and analyzing complex issues. We’re also looking for attorneys with experience in structuring discovery plans, taking and defending depositions, managing document-intensive cases, drafting dispositive motions, and preparing for trial. Coming to work with a solid work ethic, excellent organizational and communication skills, as well as a commitment to working cohesively with other team members will be critical factors for success in this position. 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Active CA State Bar member with 2-5 years of experience
  • Strong academic background and the ambition to create an extraordinary career
  • Solid work ethic and a passion for advocacy
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills
  • Team player

THE KLINEDINST ENVIRONMENT IS WHERE YOU’LL FIND:

  • Supportive team-based law firm, with excellent support staff
  • Opportunities to grow personally and professionally
  • Opportunities to work on complex cases with significant responsibilities and client interaction
  • Open, honest, and transparent communication within the firm
  • Merit-based compensation

Klinedinst PC is consistently recognized by Best Lawyers, Martindale, and Super Lawyers. And our Irvine office is the newest office in our five office network across the West Coast. We seek candidates who have a strong desire to build their own practice on a diversified, multi-state platform.  Hit the ground running and gain solid experience handling general liability/personal injury litigation with some of the most respected attorneys in the field.

No communications from recruiters, please.

Additional Information

At Klinedinst, we believe in a fun, yet professional and friendly culture with focus on both the individual and the team. Members of the Klinedinst team have proficiency with Microsoft Office, Interwoven, and a variety of other software packages. In addition, we have a competitive salary and benefit package, including:

  • Multiple Medical and Dental Insurance Options
    • Health Savings Account with employer contribution for those who elect an eligible medical plan
  • Employer sponsored Life Insurance with a voluntary buy up option
  • Employer sponsored Long Term Disability Insurance with a voluntary buy up option
  • Medical and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts (125 Cafeteria Plan)
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Vision Reimbursement Plan*
  • Employer paid parking or transportation reimbursement*
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Health Advocate
  • Training and career development including MCLE, membership dues for professional associations and approved seminar related expenses
  • Mobile phone reimbursement*
  • Discounts on a variety of merchandise and services including Dell Computers, Financial Services, and Verizon and AT&T wireless services
  • Employer sponsored social events
  • Pet Insurance

* Benefit levels may be capped and/or based on our internal policy and employee classification

Due to the high volume of applications, only applicants to be interviewed will be contacted. Recruiters and other third parties need not apply.

KLINEDINST PC is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, and we will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with Criminal Histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles’ Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.