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Current Openings: Lawyers

Available Positions:
  • Environmental/Land Use Associate (San Francisco)
  • Patent and Trademark Attorney (Los Angeles)
  • Trusts & Estates Associate (Los Angeles)

JMBM is committed to equal employment opportunity for all persons, regardless of race, color, religion, sex or gender, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

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.


Environmental/Land Use Associate (San Francisco)

JMBM’s San Francisco office seeks an associate with 3-7 years of experience in land use or environmental matters to join our Government, Land Use, Environment and Energy (GLUEE) Department. This associate will work on a wide range of regulatory, administrative, and litigation matters relating to the development of land and natural resources, and in the specific subject matter areas of project development, CEQA and NEPA, public lands and mining, air, water, endangered species, and energy.

Prior experience in land use or environmental law is required. Experience in land use litigation (writ of mandate) is preferred. Excellent academic credentials and admission to the State Bar of California are required.

For more information on the Firm's practice please see our Government, Land Use, Environment & Energy page.

Qualified candidates should send a cover letter, resume, transcript, and a writing sample to recruiting@jmbm.com.

Patent and Trademark Attorney (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 recruiting@jmbm.com.

Trusts & Estates Associate (Los Angeles)

The Los Angeles office of JMBM seeks an exceptional Trusts & Estates associate with 3-7 years of experience to join our Taxation, Trusts & Estates department. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience in trust administration and providing sophisticated estate planning solutions for high net worth individuals and families. Significant experience in drafting estate planning documents, including revocable and irrevocable trusts is required. Knowledge of tax issues relating to the entertainment industry and intangibles is desired. The highest quality of work and client service is expected. Strong academic credentials and admission to the State Bar of California are required. An LL.M. is a plus. Qualified candidates should send a cover letter, resume and transcript to recruiting@jmbm.com.


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