Land Use Associate Attorney – Oakland/Walnut Creek

Oakland or Walnut Creek Offices

Fennemore Wendel, an NLJ200 law firm that helps businesses thrive with an established presence of prominent land use lawyers in Northern California with the recent combination of Fennemore and Wendel Rosen, is seeking a land use associate attorney to join our distinguished land use practice in Oakland or Walnut Creek. The ideal candidate will have at least two years of relevant experience with land use entitlement processing, including the California Planning and Zoning Law, the California Environmental Quality Act, and the California Subdivision Map Act. Municipal law experience is a plus. Position will include assisting with land use entitlement processing and the opportunity to work on land use litigation matters. Position will involve client contact, as well as working with consultants, local agency staff, and appearances before public hearing boards and commissions. Excellent professional credentials and client service capabilities rare equired. This is a partnership-track position for a motivated team player who brings experience in these areas, and has excellent analytical, negotiating and drafting skills. California Bar membership is required. All inquiries will be kept in strict confidence. Interested candidates should submit their cover letter, resume and transcript in confidence here. 

Recruiting Contact

Laura Zilmer
Attorney Recruitment Administrator
P: 602.916.5272
F: 602.916.5957