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Kutak Rock Job Posting: Irvine Civil Litigation Associate

Thursday, May 04, 2023 8:30 AM | Executive Director (Administrator)


Kutak Rock’s Irvine office has an immediate need for an associate to join its Litigation Department. The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years of experience, with a focus in civil litigation, municipal/public entity litigation, insurance litigation, real estate, and general liability matters.

 The direct link to apply is:


- Law degree (JD) from a fully accredited law school

- Strong academic credentials

- Excellent writing skills

- Experience taking and defending depositions

- Experience drafting dispositive motions

- Experience handling matters independently

- 2+ years of experience in civil litigation, insurance litigation, municipal/public entity litigation, real estate, and construction matters


Additional Information

Salary Range: $135,000 – $165,000, based on experience plus a discretionary bonus

Position Status: Exempt

Required Documents: Resume and cover letter



Benefits offered include: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Dependent Life, Disability, and Accidental Death & Dismemberment insurance. Flexible Spending Plan. Health Savings Account. Profit-Sharing and 401(k) Retirement benefits. Paid Holidays and Paid-Time Off Plan. Employee Assistance Program. Back-Up Care. Domestic Partner Benefits. Commuting Benefits. Some of the foregoing benefits include Employer/Employee cost sharing.


Additional Information

Any offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check.

Kutak Rock requires all prospective employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, subject to a state or local exemption procedure, or a reasonable accommodation for a bona fide medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief if accommodation does not cause Kutak Rock an undue hardship or pose a direct threat to the health and safety of others in the workplace and/or to the candidate who requested the accommodation.


About the Firm

Kutak Rock was formed in 1965 with a commitment to exceptional client service delivered with a collaborative, team-focused approach. Our founding charter commits the firm to “allow and encourage each individual within it to be a full person,” and we strive to offer an exceptional professional environment, intellectually challenging and engaging work in multiple disciplines, competitive compensation and benefits, opportunities for training and career development. We are a leading national law firm with locations in 19 cities united by our common commitment to our core values of client service; integrity and fairness; innovation; and inclusiveness and diversity.

We are dedicated to the maintenance of a respectful, collegial, communicative, and equal opportunity workplace that encourages and rewards innovation and entrepreneurship. We measure our success not just on the basis of our revenues or our profits, but by the satisfaction we deliver for our clients and the health, engagement and loyalty of our people.

Kutak Rock LLP is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to sustaining a culturally and ethnically diverse working environment and to principles that promote inclusive practices. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, domestic partner status, pregnancy, caregiver status, gender stereotyping, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, AIDS/HIV status, handicap or disability, or status as a Vietnam era or special disabled veteran, or any other legally protected category.

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