Current Openings

Available Positions:

ADA Litigation Associate (San Francisco)
Patent and Trademark Associate (Los Angeles)
Tax Associate (Los Angeles)

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The employer will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring and the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.


ADA Litigation Associate (San Francisco)

JMBM's San Francisco office seeks an outstanding associate, with 3-4 years of experience in ADA compliance and litigation.  Experience advising clients in identifying architectural accessibility barriers and recommending steps to comply with the ADA and California Building Code is required. In addition, experience assisting clients with Internet-related compliance, including retail websites and online reservation systems is necessary. The ideal candidate will also have significant experience litigating in Federal court, including case management and trial experience.  A strong academic record and admission to the State Bar of California are required.  Department of Justice experience is helpful.  This position provides the opportunity to join one of the most dynamic ADA defense practices in the country. For more information on the Firm's ADA practice, please visit:

Qualified candidates should send a cover letter, resume and transcript to

Patent and Trademark Associate (Los Angeles)

JMBM’s Los Angeles office has an immediate opening for an attorney with experience in patent, trademark and copyright prosecution and related transactional matters, some litigation experience and a growing book of business. A technical degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering or Computer Science is preferred. Candidates must be admitted to the USPTO and be a member of the California Bar. JMBM is a collaborative environment that provides mentoring and encourages professional development at all levels. Our premier IP practice represents clients ranging from inventors to large international corporations. Our IP lawyers have been designated among the ”30 Top Intellectual Property Attorneys in California” in the Daily Journal and the "Who's Who in LA Law: Angelenos to Know in Intellectual Property Law" by the Los Angeles Business Journal.  For more information on the Firm's practice, please see our Intellectual Property, Patent Litigation and Patent Prosecution pages. Qualified candidates should send a cover letter, resume, transcript, and a writing sample to

Tax Associate (Los Angeles)

JMBM’s Los Angeles office seeks a tax associate with 4-6 years of experience to join our Taxation, Trusts & Estates department. Ideal candidates will have experience with partnership, individual, and corporate taxation on a broad range of transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, and real estate. Excellent academic credentials, as well as strong written, interpersonal and communication skills are required. Candidates should be able to work in a team, while also handling significant individual responsibilities. This position entails client contact and will also involve some trusts and estates work. Major law firm experience and an LL.M. in Taxation are preferred; international  experience is a plus. Admission to the State Bar of California is required. Please send a cover letter, resume and transcript to


There are no current paralegal openings.


There are no current staff openings.

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