Careers



Job Openings

The firm is always interested in hearing from 3rd, 4th and 5th year associate candidates with substantial experience in any of the firm's practice areas in a law firm setting. To submit your application for consideration in the absence of a posting below suited to your qualifications, please click here:  Lateral Associate Application

Recruiting Professionals/Agencies

Professional recruiters and search/placement firms must have signed terms and conditions on file with Downey Brand prior to submitting candidates.

Fall Associate/Entry Level Associate Candidates

Most of the firm's first year/entry level associate hires are made from its Summer Associate classes. We do not anticipate hiring additional entry level associates in 2017. You may submit your materials to our applicant tracking system for possible consideration in the event an opportunity is identified in the near term:  Entry Level/Junior Associate Application

Sacramento
Natural Resources Associate
Date Posted: 4/3/17

Downey Brand LLP is seeking an associate with 2 to 6 years of experience to join its Natural Resources Practice Group in Sacramento. This position involves representation of public and private-sector clients statewide in a broad range of land use, environmental, energy, and water matters.

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Mid-Level Family Law Associate
Date Posted: 4/13/17

The firm's Family Law practice group seeks a mid-level associate attorney with a minimum of 4 years of litigation experience to join the Sacramento office. This is a sophisticated practice and the position requires substantial client contact.

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Mid-Level Litigation Associate
Date Posted: 4/14/17

The firm's Sacramento Litigation group seeks to expand its practice with the addition of a mid-level associate attorney with 3-6 years of experience in complex business litigation. This position will offer the candidate opportunities to work on a wide variety of business litigation matters including intellectual property, real estate, and construction litigation.

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San Francisco
Land Use and Natural Resources Associate
Date Posted: 3/27/17

The firm is seeking an associate with 3 to 6 years of experience to join its Natural Resources Practice Group in San Francisco. This position involves representation of public and private-sector clients statewide in a broad range of land use, environmental, energy, and water matters.

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Silicon Valley
Mid-Level Patent Agent / Patent Attorney - Mechanical
Date Posted: 1/30/17

The firm’s Intellectual Property practice seeks to expand with the addition of a Patent Agent or Patent Attorney to be based in the firm’s Silicon Valley office. 

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Stockton
Mid-Level Litigation Associate
Date Posted: 4/14/17

The firm's Sacramento Litigation group seeks to expand its practice with the addition of a mid-level associate attorney with 3-6 years of experience in complex business litigation. This position will offer the candidate opportunities to work on a wide variety of business litigation matters including intellectual property, real estate, and construction litigation.

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