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LAST UPDATED: November 15, 2018

Bulletin Editor
The Oregon State Bar is looking for someone to plan, develop, edit, and manage content of the OSBís membership magazine, the Bulletin.
Please visit for job details. Equal Opportunity Employer. (11/15/18)

Legal Assistant
Oregon State Treasury is seeking a Legal Assistant to provide confidential clerical and administrative support. For full details, please visit: Legal Assistant Job Announcement. (11/14/18)

Experienced Family Law Attorney, Portland
Family law firm in downtown Portland is seeking an associate attorney with three to five years of domestic relations experience. Please send cover letter, resume and references via email to No phone calls please. (11/14/18)

Litigation Paralegal
Required Experience
  • 5-10 years of civil litigation case management and trial experience (state and federal courts, FINRA arbitration)
  • Proficiency in MS Office, Relativity, TrialDirector, Westlaw/Lexis
  • Knowledge of ESI preservation/collection best practices
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Desire to fill long-term position with an exceptional law firm
Job Description
Join a paralegal team that supports litigators working in a wide range of practice areas: antitrust litigation, appellate, business litigation, class actions, elections/government law, employment litigation, environmental issues, healthcare litigation, IP litigation, internal investigations, professional malpractice, securities law, trust and estate litigation. 
Our firm prides itself on the long tenure of our employees and the collegial, cooperative environment we've created among attorneys and staff. We are a lean and creative team of problem solvers. Our new team member will be conscientious, hard working, efficient, capable of handling a matter from beginning to end, and also willing to pitch in to help manage the workload of a nimble and dynamic group. To balance the demands of tight deadlines and sometimes long hours, the firm offers scheduling flexibility and generous paid leave benefits.
Representing the firm well, both inside as well as outside the organization, requires sound judgment, personal and professional integrity, and a commitment to promoting a culture of equity and inclusion where people are respected and encouraged to meet their full potential regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or gender identity.
Salary and Benefits
  • Salary and PTO based on experience
  • Generous bonuses (discretionary, based on profitability and years of service)
  • Flexible schedule, 37.5-hour typical workweek
  • Extended leave opportunity after 10 years of service with firm
  • Generous parental leave
  • Dental/health employee premiums paid by firm
  • Life insurance, accident insurance, long-term disability insurance
  • 401(k) plan, with up to 3% profit sharing
  • Flexible spending plan
  • Transportation spending plan
To apply, email your resume and cover letter to: (11/14/18)

Perkins Coie LLP - Business Associate Attorney - Junior to Mid-Level
Perkins Coie LLP is seeking a Junior to Mid-level associate to join its highly-regarded business practice in Portland Oregon. Candidates must have excellent credentials and at least two years of corporate experience, preferably at a national law firm. Our business group focuses on securities, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, emerging companies and venture capital and general corporate counseling of companies at all stages of development. 
Being an Am Law 50 firm and ranked as the most prestigious firm in the Pacific Northwest, this is an excellent opportunity to join a highly supportive working environment while handling sophisticated matters at both a local and a national level. To be considered, please visit our website at to view our postings and submit your cover letter, resume, law school transcripts, references, and a brief writing sample. (11/14/18)

Casualty Litigation Associate
The Portland office of Bullivant Houser Bailey is seeking an attorney with 1-3 years of relevant experience in handling cases in the areas of complex civil matters including products liability, personal and catastrophic injury, and asbestos litigation. This is an exciting opportunity to become part of our nationally-recognized litigation team.  This position involves all phases of litigation, and includes drafting pleadings and discovery, managing files, and handling hearings, depositions, arbitrations and trials.
Ideal candidates will have the following qualifications:
  • An exceptional academic record along with excellent oral and written communication skills
  • At least one year of private law firm practice
  • Strong legal research, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Possess strong organizational and time management skills with the proven ability to work in a deadline-driven, fast-paced environment
  • Optimistic outlook that thrives in a dynamic work setting
  • Values diversity and teamwork
  • Must be admitted to practice in Oregon
Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, law school transcript and a 5-7 page writing sample to Carol O'Connell at
Bullivant Houser Bailey is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace. We encourage all qualified individuals to apply. (11/8/18)

Associate Attorney
Mid-sized Portland law firm specializing in insurance defense, insurance subrogation, and construction defect litigation seeks associate attorney. Excellent legal research, writing, and organizational skills required. Must be both Oregon and Washington admitted or reciprocity eligible. All experience levels considered. Submit cover letter, resume, class standing and references to Leslie A. Kocher-Moar, MacMillan, Scholz & Marks, PC, via email only ( (10/26/18)

Legal Assistant
Full-time Legal Assistant position at downtown small litigation firm. Great job for the right candidate. Must have a minimum of 5 years (7 preferred) legal background.  Strong typing and transcription optimum. Above market comp including bonus plan. Monthly parking provided. Send resume to (9/26/18)
Estate Planning Associate
Wyse Kadish LLP, a medium-sized downtown Portland law firm, seeks an exceptional estate planning associate. The ideal candidate will have excellent academic credentials, at least two years of experience as a lawyer, and the desire to conduct a high quality legal career in a collegial firm that values work-life balance. Estate planning and administration experience a plus. 
Qualified applicants should submit a resume and cover letter to Trisa Kays,, Wyse Kadish LLP, 900 SW Fifth Ave., Suite 2000, Portland, OR 97204. (9/25/18)

Mid-Level Associate
The Portland office of Harris Bricken seeks an exceptional mid-level associate with 4+ years' experience and a strong marketing orientation, to join its growing Portland office. The attorney will work on a variety of litigation and transactional matters, including in Harris Bricken's cannabis law group.
Ideal candidates will have substantial experience in general business litigation, including taking matters through trial and managing client relationships as a direct point of contact. The ability to self-supervise is key in this position, and experience handling a variety of matters at any given time is necessary.
Candidates must have excellent writing skills and strong references. Applicants must be active and barred in Oregon, with Washington and/or California admission a plus.
Harris Bricken's working atmosphere is fun, respectful and collegial. We offer a competitive salary, bonus and benefits package. Please email with a resume, cover letter and writing sample with the subject line "Oregon Attorney Position." All replies confidential.
To get a better idea of what we do, please visit the following: 

Kilmer, Voorhees & Laurick, PC
Excellent opportunity for equity ownership. Kilmer, Voorhees & Laurick, a ten-lawyer firm in the heart of NW Portland specializing in civil litigation for more than 30 years, is looking to bring on an experienced lawyer with an established client base. Competitive benefits and compensation with good return on individual collections. Collegial environment with experienced attorneys across a broad spectrum of practice areas. Confidential inquiries to (9/21/18)

Associate Director
The Campaign for Equal Justice seeks an Associate Director. For full details, please see the position description. (9/12/18)

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