Van Ness Feldman, LLP

Van Ness Feldman is a nationally respected law and government advocacy firm that is home to more than 150 attorneys, public policy professionals, land use planners, administrative managers, and support staff working from offices in Washington, DC, Seattle, the Bay Area, and Denver.

Central to our reputation as an industry leader and employer is investing in our people and preserving our unique culture which places emphasis on well-rounded individuals who are able to not only contribute in the workplace, but more importantly, who are able to serve their communities and participate with their friends and families with great care and good humor.

We are attorneys and government advocacy specialists who come from diverse backgrounds and professional experiences.  Many of us have worked in the business sector or served in government at high levels, giving the firm a network of strong, bi-partisan relationships with key government decision and policy makers, including leaders on both sides of the aisle in Congress, the White House, and various federal, state and local governmental agencies. 

Our professionals in Washington D.C., Seattle, the Bay Area, and Denver are renowned for providing a nationwide clientele with sophisticated, top-notch services that include:

  • Strategic business advice;
  • Legal and regulatory compliance counsel;
  • Legislative and policy advocacy, insight, and representation;
  • Support for project development, permitting, and transactions;
  • Representation in administrative proceedings, litigation, and investigations;
  • A depth of knowledge that is unparalleled in our core areas of focus.
Van Ness Feldman, LLP
Apr 12, 2021
Full time
The Bay Area office of Van Ness Feldman LLP is seeking a highly motivated junior to mid-level associate (1-5 years of experience) to join our growing litigation practice. This position will be focused in the areas of federal and state environmental litigation, environmental regulatory actions, judicial challenges to agency decisions, environmental aspects of transactions and policyholder insurance coverage. This is a great opportunity for candidates seeking a high level of responsibility and a team-oriented approach to client/matter management in a busy law firm environment. Admission to the California Bar is required. Our office is located within walking distance from BART. Position is remote to start, subject to State and local COVID-19 guidance. Preferred skills and qualifications: o Litigation experience, including preparation of pleadings, substantive motions, depositions and e-discovery; o Excellent legal research, writing, verbal communication and analytical skills; o...