Stokes Wagner Law Firm
Stokes Wagner

We are always on the lookout for talented individuals to join our team. A list of career opportunities is below.

Stokes Wagner’s Sausalito office is seeking an experienced full-time LEGAL SECRETARY with a passion for people and a desire to work as a strong team. Stokes Wagner is a premier litigation boutique law firm dedicated to advocating for hospitality clients around the country. Our clients stop at nothing to provide five-star service to their guests, and we take the same approach to the practice of law. The ideal candidate is a people person with excellent organizational skills and who thrives in a fast-paced and diverse working environment, able to multi-task and provide high-quality work and results.

Competitive benefits and compensation!

Duties and Responsibilities Include:

  • Admin support (answering phones, email maintenance, copying & scanning documents, coordinate travel arrangements, etc.)
  • Drafting correspondence, memoranda, and other legal documents.
  • Prepare expense reports.
  • Calendaring of deadlines related to discovery, pleadings, court-mandated hearings, etc.
  • Maintain office common areas.
  • Track attorney CLE and bar dues.
  • Other tasks and responsibilities as requested.

Requirements:

  • 3+ years of law firm experience.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proficient in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Strong understanding of Federal, California State and Local court rules.
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to handle multiple tasks in a team-based environment and consistently meet deadlines with minimal supervision.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Loves the Human Race.
  • Impeccable work ethic.
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects.
  • Ability to identify and resolve problems quickly.
  • Ability to work both individually and as part of a team.

Are you ready to explore the world of hospitality law with us? Send your cover letter and resume to hiring@stokeswagner.com.

Stokes Wagner’s San Diego office is seeking a LITIGATION ASSOCIATE with a passion for people and a desire to work as part of a strong team. Stokes Wagner is a premier litigation boutique law firm dedicated to advocating for hospitality clients around the country. Our clients stop at nothing to provide five-star service to their guests, and we take the same approach to the practice of law. The ideal candidate is a team player with excellent communication and people skills who will thrive in a fast-paced and diverse working environment and is capable of providing high-quality work and results.

Competitive benefits and compensation!

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Handle all stages of employment defense litigation.
  • Provide legal advice and guidance on various employment law issues, including but not limited to FEHA, ADA, FMLA, wage/hour, employment compliance and other areas requiring legal counsel to avoid or mitigate risks.
  • Minimal travel required.

Required Experience:

  • Active Member in good standing of the California State Bar.
  • 2+ years experience in labor and employment and/or general civil litigation cases.
  • Excellent oral advocacy and written communication skills.
  • Jury, Deposition, and MSJ Experience.
  • Juris Doctor degree from an ABA-accredited university.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Love of the Human Race.
  • Impeccable work ethic.
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects.
  • Ability to identify and resolve problems quickly.

Preferred, but not required:

  • Prior hospitality-industry experience.
  • Multilingual.
  • Multiple bar admissions.

Are you ready to explore the world of hospitality law? Send your cover letter, resume, and a writing sample to hiring@stokeswagner.com. Resumes submitted without a cover letter and a writing sample will not be considered.

We look forward to getting back to you.

Stokes Wagner’s Sausalito office is seeking a LITIGATION ASSOCIATE with a passion for people and a desire to work as part of a strong team. Stokes Wagner is a premier litigation boutique law firm dedicated to advocating for hospitality clients around the country. Our clients stop at nothing to provide five-star service to their guests, and we take the same approach to the practice of law. The ideal candidate is a team player with excellent communication and people skills who will thrive in a fast-paced and diverse working environment and is capable of providing high-quality work and results.

Competitive benefits and compensation!

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Handle all stages of employment defense litigation.
  • Provide legal advice and guidance on various employment law issues, including but not limited to FEHA, ADA, FMLA, wage/hour, employment compliance and other areas requiring legal counsel to avoid or mitigate risks.
  • Minimal travel required.

Required Experience:

  • Active Member in good standing of the California State Bar.
  • 2+ years’ experience in labor and employment and/or general civil litigation cases.
  • Excellent oral advocacy and written communication skills.
  • Jury, Deposition, and MSJ Experience.
  • Juris Doctor degree from an ABA-accredited university.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Love of the Human Race.
  • Impeccable work ethic.
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects.
  • Ability to identify and resolve problems quickly.

Preferred, but not required:

  • Prior hospitality-industry experience.
  • Multilingual.
  • Multiple bar admissions.

Are you ready to explore the world of hospitality law? Send your cover letter, resume, and a writing sample to hiring@stokeswagner.com. Resumes submitted without a cover letter and a writing sample will not be considered.

We look forward to getting back to you.