Current Openings

Available Positions:

Trusts & Estates Associate (Los Angeles)
Senior Trusts & Estates Associate (Los Angeles)
Real Estate Associate (Los Angeles)
Global Hospitality Group® (Los Angeles)
Government, Land Use, Environment and Energy Associate (San Francisco)

Attorneys


Trusts & Estates Associate (Los Angeles)

JMBM seeks an outstanding junior trusts and estates associate to join our Taxation, Trusts & Estates practice in our Century City office. The successful candidate will have 1-3 years of experience in trusts and estates matters at a law firm. The ideal candidate will have experience in estate planning and trust administration for high net worth individuals and families. Strong academic credentials and admission to the California Bar are required. An LL.M. or Certificate in Estate Planning is a plus. JMBM’s Tax, Trusts & Estates practice is among the largest in Los Angeles. We pride ourselves on the strength of our practice as one of the core practices of the Firm. It is not a “service” practice as at other firms. Our Firm offers a unique combination of advising a highly sophisticated clientele in a collegial and rewarding environment. Please send a cover letter, resume, transcript and writing sample to Vachelle Willis at VWillis@JMBM.com

Senior Trusts & Estates Associate (Los Angeles)

JMBM seeks an exceptional senior trusts and estates associate to join our Taxation, Trusts & Estates practice in our Century City office. The ideal candidate will have 4-7 years of experience in post-death trust administration and providing proactive estate planning solutions for high net worth individuals and families. Strong academic credentials and admission to the California Bar are required. An LL.M. or Certificate in Estate Planning is a plus. 

JMBM’s Taxation, Trusts & Estates practice is among the largest in Los Angeles. We pride ourselves on the strength of our practice as one of the core practices of the Firm. It is not a “service” practice as at other firms. Our Firm offers a unique combination of advising a highly sophisticated clientele in a collegial and rewarding environment. Please send a cover letter, resume and transcript to Vachelle Willis at VWillis@JMBM.com

Real Estate Associate (Los Angeles)

The JMBM Real Estate Group has an opening for an outstanding associate with 2-5 years of real estate transactional experience. Previous sophisticated law firm experience and California Bar admission are required.  We represent owners, investors, developers, lenders, private equity firms, REITs and family offices in all aspects of real estate transaction and development. The associate will receive broad exposure to real estate acquisitions, dispositions, financing, join ventures, leasing, construction, and specialized experience with hotel ownership, franchising and management. Under the direct supervision and training of active partners and senior associates, the associate will assist with negotiation and drafting of transactional agreements, performing due diligence and closing transactions. Finance and leasing experience are pluses.  JMBM is a collaborative environment that encourages professional development at all levels. Our real estate practice is supplemented by our premier global hospitality, land use and environmental practices. Our firm provides the support and sophistication of a large firm with a boutique atmosphere. Please send a cover letter, resume, transcript and transactions list to Vachelle Willis at VWillis@JMBM.com.

Global Hospitality Group® (Los Angeles)

JMBM has a unique opportunity for a lawyer with 2-5 years of transactional experience to join our Global Hospitality Group®, one of most well-known and respected hospitality law practices in the world. Through our cutting edge and high profile projects, for some of the most exciting, best-of-class industry leaders, you will gain valuable experience in national and international real estate, corporate, tax and hospitality business issues, guiding and creating sophisticated legal structures to achieve our clients' business goals. If you have excellent academic credentials and are willing to work hard and take on big responsibilities, this is a special and rare opportunity for you. The growth in experience and skills of our associates well exceeds those in most law firms because of our deal flow and the level of responsibility afforded. You should consider JMBM's Global Hospitality Group® where great work creates great opportunities and rewarding experiences. While this is serious hard work, the hospitality industry is one of the most fun in the legal realm. Our website (www.HotelLawyer.com) highlights some of the 3,800 hotel projects we have worked on -- from bread and butter limited-service to exciting world-class resorts and ultra-luxury urban mixed-use projects. 

While prior hospitality experience is a plus, what we are seeking is exceptional talent! A solid transactional real estate or corporate background may suffice.  Strong academic credentials are required. Admission to the California Bar is preferred. Please visit www.HotelLawyer.com to learn more about our dynamic practice. If you have the passion and talent to join our team, please send a cover letter, resume, transcript and representative transactions list to Vachelle Willis at VWillis@JMBM.com.

Government, Land Use, Environment and Energy Associate (San Francisco)

The JMBM Government, Land Use, Environment and Energy (GLUEE) practice seeks an exceptional environmental associate for the San Francisco office. The ideal candidate will have strong academic credentials, excellent writing skills, and 4-6 years of experience in California environmental practice. Admission to the California Bar is required. The Firm's GLUEE practice is a sophisticated, statewide practice that represents clients on the full range of state and federal environmental issues, including air, water, hazardous substances, hazardous waste, energy, land use, and natural resources. We are superb navigators of the complex environmental regulatory landscape in California. Our firm's environmental lawyers are actively involved in the development of policy and many have held (or continue to hold) leadership positions in government, nonprofit, and bar institutions. The firm is consistently recognized for its excellence in land use and environmental matters by ratings services such as Best Law Firms and Best Lawyers. JMBM is an AmLaw 200 firm with offices located in San Francisco, Los Angeles and Orange County. Our firm provides the sophistication of a top national firm with the personal and supportive environment of a boutique firm. Please send a cover letter, resume, transcript and writing sample to Vachelle Willis at VWillis@JMBM.com

Paralegals

There are no current openings at this time.

Staff

There are no current openings at this time.

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