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Join the McCormick Barstow Team

McCormick Barstow is a leading full-service law firm.  We give attorneys the opportunity to develop and hone their professional skills under the guidance of the highest-caliber attorneys, including Central California’s first and only member of the California State Bar’s Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame, 3 attorneys admitted to the prestigious American College of Trial Lawyers, eight admitted to the American Board of Trial Advocates, 30 NorCal Super Lawyers, 9 NorCal Rising Stars, 2 Mountain States Rising Stars, and 31 AV Rated attorneys. Down our long hallways you will find open doors, a sense of humor, and a diverse group of lawyers with a variety of educational and professional backgrounds. We enrich our community through volunteerism and pro bono service, and encourage attorneys’ altruistic involvement in organizations outside of the law.  We also offer a collegial work environment where attorneys are given hands-on experience and meaningful responsibility, competitive salary, significant bonus opportunities, and generous benefits. Consider practicing with us.

We offer a flexible work schedule, a collegial work environment, highly competitive salary, significant bonus opportunities and generous benefits. Motivated, ambitious individuals are encouraged to submit a resume, cover letter and self-edited writing sample to Ben Nicholson, Hiring Partner c/o McCormick Barstow LLP, 7647 N. Fresno, Fresno, CA 93720 or via email to ben.nicholson@mccormickbarstow.com. All submissions are kept confidential.

Below are a few of our current needs:

Fresno

Employment Litigation (3+ years of experience)

The Employment Litigation Practice Group at our Fresno office is actively seeking attorneys with 3 plus years practicing in labor and employment law. Experience with wage and hour class actions and PAGA is preferred.

Business Litigation (3+ years of experience)

The Business Litigation Practice Group at our Fresno office is actively hiring associates with 3 or more years’ experience.

Family Law (5+ years of experience)

McCormick Barstow’s Fresno Office is actively hiring associates with 5+ years of experience for the Family Law practice group.  Strong research and writing skills and a willingness to take a lead role in handling cases, meeting with clients and making court appearances is necessary. While Family Law experience is preferred, it is not required.

Professional Liability (2-5 years of experience)

McCormick Barstow’s Fresno Office is actively hiring associates with 2-5 years of experience for its Professional Liability practice group.  While not required, the ideal candidate will have experience representing professionals such as doctors, accountants and attorneys against malpractice claims.

Insurance Defense (2-7 years of experience)

McCormick Barstow’s Fresno Office is actively hiring associates with with 2-7 years of experience in Insurance Defense, Employment and/or School District Defense to assist with matters in the Specialty Litigation practice group.

Modesto

Insurance Defense/Specialty (Government Entity) (3-10 years of experience)

McCormick Barstow’s Modesto Office is looking for an attorney with strong research and writing skills and 3­-10 years of experience for our Insurance Defense/Specialty (Governmental Entity) practice group.

Family Law (2+ years of experience)

McCormick Barstow’s Modesto Office has an immediate need for an attorney with strong research and writing skills and 2+ years of experience for our Family Law practice group.

Las Vegas

Litigation Defense (4-6 years of experience)

McCormick Barstow’s Las Vegas Office has a need for associates with 1-5 years of experience in Litigation Defense.  Prior court appearance, written discovery and deposition experience preferred. Excellent academic credentials, exceptional writing skills and strong interpersonal skills are a must. Must be a member of the Nevada State Bar.

Candidate Requirements:

  • State Bar of Nevada license, active and in good standing
  • 4-6 years’ experience in litigation
  • Strong and persuasive written, oral and presentation skills
  • Excellent research skills
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities and deadlines
  • Ability to work under pressure independently and as part of a team

Reno

Litigation Defense (1-5 years of experience)

McCormick Barstow’s Reno Office is looking to hire an attorney with 3-10 years of experience in Litigation Defense.  Prior court appearance, written discovery and deposition experience preferred. Excellent academic credentials, exceptional writing skills and strong interpersonal skills are a must. Must be a member of the Nevada State Bar.

Candidate Requirements:

  • State Bar of Nevada license, active and in good standing
  • 1–5 years’ experience in litigation
  • Strong and persuasive written, oral and presentation skills
  • Excellent research skills
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities and deadlines
  • Ability to work under pressure independently and as part of a team

Cincinnati

McCormick Barstow’s Cincinnati Office is actively seeking an attorney with at least three years of experience handling third-party insurance coverage and bad faith actions, or a two-year clerkship.  Strong research and writing skills required.

All Locations 

McCormick Barstow has a need for attorneys at all levels to become part of our bad faith litigation and insurance coverage team.  While not necessarily required, the ideal candidate will have experience preparing coverage opinions dealing with liability and property coverages. Experience litigating coverage and bad faith matters, such as appearing in court, preparing discovery and dispositive motions, and attending depositions, is helpful, but not required.

McCormick Barstow is always looking to add qualified candidates to their team.  Interested candidates should submit their resume to DeAnn Alexander, HR Specialist at deann.alexander@mccormickbarstow.com.

Current openings include:

Las Vegas Office – Experienced Litigation Paralegal 

Qualifications:

  • Paralegal certificate required;
  • General litigation experience, personal injury litigation experience preferred;
  • Excellent writing and verbal communication skills; and
  • A firm understanding of civil litigation procedures.

Requirements:

  • Draft discovery and discovery responses;
  • Ability to meet clients and experts;
  • Ability to use various e-discovery tools;
  • Review and analyze discovery responses and/or large amounts of data;
  • Prepare meet and confer letters;
  • Ability to bill 6.5 hours per day;
  • Ability to work as a member of a practice group team, for multiple attorneys;
  • Pleasant and professional demeanor.

Fresno Office – Experienced Paralegal 

Qualifications:

  • Paralegal certificate required;
  • Litigation experience in insurance defense a plus;
  • Excellent writing and verbal communication skills; and
  • A firm understanding of civil litigation procedures.

Requirements:

  • Meet with clients to review and obtain documents;
  • Ability to use various e-discovery tools;
  • Review and analyze discovery responses and/or large amounts of data;
  • Prepare meet and confer letters;
  • Experience reviewing medical records;
  • Ability to work with various experts;
  • Draft objections and discovery responses to review with clients for final attorney review;
  • Ability to bill 6.5 hours per day;
  • Ability to work as a member of a practice group team, for multiple attorneys;
  • Pleasant and professional demeanor.

Modesto Office – Experienced Family Law Paralegal (3+ years of experience required)

Qualifications:

  • Paralegal certificate required;
  • General family law experience;
  • Litigation experience also preferred;
  • Excellent writing and verbal communication skills;
  • A firm understanding of family law procedures.

Requirements:

  • Prior family law experience preferred but not required;
  • Meet with clients to review and obtain documents;
  • Ability to use various e-discovery tools;
  • Review and analyze discovery responses and/or large amounts of data;
  • Prepare meet and confer letters;
  • Ability to bill 6.5 hours per day;
  • Ability to work as a member of a practice group team, for multiple partners;
  • Work independently;
  • Ability to meet deadlines;
  • Pleasant and professional demeanor.
FRESNO, CA
McCormick Barstow LLP
7647 N. Fresno Street
Fresno, CA 93720
(559) 433-1300
(559) 433-2300 fax
MODESTO, CA
McCormick Barstow LLP
1125 I Street, Suite 1
Modesto, CA 95354
(209) 524-1100
(209) 524-1188 fax
BAKERSFIELD, CA
McCormick Barstow LLP
5060 California Ave., Suite 1090
Bakersfield, CA 93309
(661) 616-1594
(661) 616-1595 fax
SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA
McCormick Barstow LLP
656 Santa Rosa St., Suite 2A
San Luis Obispo, CA 93406
(805) 541-2800
(805) 541-2802 fax
LAS VEGAS, NV
McCormick Barstow LLP
8337 W. Sunset Road, Suite 350
Las Vegas, NV 89113
(702) 949-1100
(702) 949-1101 fax
RENO, NV
McCormick Barstow LLP
241 Ridge Street, Suite 300
Reno, NV 89501
(775) 333-0400
(775) 333-0412 fax
CINCINNATI, OH
Scripps Center, Suite 1050
312 Walnut Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202
(513) 762-7520
(513) 762-7521 fax