MBA Weekly Lawyer Employment Bulletin

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LAST UPDATED: October 6, 2015

Rondone Kemp has been exclusively engaged by Jordan Ramis PC
To recruit partner-level attorneys with portable practices for outstanding opportunities in the firm's Portland and Bend offices. With 32 attorneys, many joining from larger firms, Jordan Ramis offers a client-centered, collaborative and state-of-the-art environment for your practice. Please call us at 503.778.7600 for a confidential consultation to help you determine whether this platform matches your career goals.

Associate Attorney
Mid-sized downtown Portland law firm specializing in insurance defense, construction defect litigation and insurance subrogation, seeks attorney with at least two years' experience. Excellent research, writing, and document analysis skills required. Oregon and Washington licensed strong preferred or reciprocity eligible. Please submit cover letter, resume, class standing and transcript to Leslie A. Kocher-Moar, MacMillan, Scholz & Marks, P.C., via email only (

October 1, 2015

Hearings Referee
Multnomah County Circuit Court, Oregon Judicial Department. Applications must be submitted through the State of Oregon Jobs website. For more information or to apply, go to: Search for "Hearings Referee" and scroll down or apply. Closes: 10/13/2015.

September 17, 2015

Deputy General Counsel
The Oregon State Bar is looking for someone to join our dedicated team and provide counsel for the Bar under the general supervision of General Counsel.

Please visit for job details.

Equal Opportunity Employer

September 16, 2015

Insurance Coverage Attorney
The Portland office of Bullivant Houser Bailey PC is seeking an attorney with at least three years' experience practicing in the area of insurance law. This is an exciting opportunity to become part of our nationally-recognized litigation and insurance coverage team. This position involves all phases of litigation including case management, motion practice, discovery, arbitrations, appraisals, and trials. It also involves non-litigated insurance coverage work including research, writing opinion letters, and advising insurers on their obligations with respect to claims and claim-handling. Qualified candidates should have the following:
  • 3+ years' experience practicing in the area of insurance law
  • Admitted to practice in Oregon
  • Exceptional legal research and writing skills and be eager to assume responsibility
Qualified applicants should email a cover letter, resume, law school transcript and a writing sample to Jill Valentine, Attorney Services Administrator, at

August 25, 2015

Estate Planning Attorney
Downtown Portland estate planning firm looking for an attorney with at least 5-10 years of estate planning and administration, preferably with a tax background, who is self-motivated, intellectually curious, able to work with clients and keep their best interests at heart, and needs minimal supervision. Ideally, we want an attorney with some existing client base, that will also help with our existing client base, and the succession planning for our firm, as partners reduce their workload and later retire. We are open to various relationships, including an associate, partner or of counsel relationship, depending on the circumstances. We offer competitive compensation, a growing and challenging practice, a casual atmosphere, and the chance to learn from three experienced estate planning attorneys. Please send a resume and writing sample to

August 21, 2015

Litigation Associate
The Portland office of Bullivant Houser Bailey is seeking an associate with two or more years of experience in casualty litigation, including asbestos and products liability. This position involves all phases of litigation and includes drafting pleadings and discovery, managing files and attending hearings, depositions, arbitrations and trials. Qualified candidates will have the following:

- An exceptional academic record, along with excellent oral and written communication skills.
- Strong legal research, analytical and problem-solving skills.
- A willingness to learn and a desire to engage in business development activities.

Applicants must be admitted to practice in Oregon.

No outside recruiters please.

To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, law school transcript and a 5-7 page writing sample to Jill Valentine, Attorney Services Administrator at

August 19, 2015

Associate Attorney
Harrang Long Gary Rudnick PC, a regional law firm, is looking for an associate to join our Portland or Eugene office. Requirements include 1-5 years of experience in one or more of the following areas: business transactions, Indian law, intellectual property, and/or civil litigation. Successful candidate must possess excellent communication, writing and research skills, a strong academic record, the ability to exercise sound independent judgment, and good client relations skills. Please send resume and cover letter to:Tina Carey, Human Resources Manager, by email at or by mail at 1001 SW 5th Ave 16th Floor, Portland OR 97204. EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

August 17, 2015

Legal Secretary
Jackson Lewis is looking to fill a Legal Secretary position in the Portland, Oregon office. As a Legal Secretary, you will provide general administrative support to attorneys including preparation of client intake information, conflict and engagement forms and engagement letters, prepare and revise correspondence, maintain calendars and assist in client communications. In addition, you will assist the attorneys with time entry and other administrative tasks, and provide general back-up support to the office. Qualified candidates will have a High School diploma (Bachelor's preferred) with a minimum of five years of experience in a law firm, litigation background preferred. We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package, along with opportunity for growth. Qualified candidates should send a resume to for consideration.

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