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 Los Angeles office is seeking a Legal Secretary 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 someone who 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:

  • Provide admin support (answering phones, email maintenance, copying & scanning documents, coordinate travel arrangements, etc.)
  • Prepare correspondence, memoranda, and other legal documents.
  • Calendar deadlines related to discovery, pleadings, court-mandated hearings, etc.
  • Proofread completed documents thoroughly to check for errors in grammar, spelling, punctuation, and formatting.
  • Handle submission and tracking of attorney expenses.

Requirements:

  • 3+ years of experience.
  • Strong analytical, writing, and verbal skills.
  • Strong understanding of Federal, State, and Local court rules and procedures.

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.

Preferred, but not required:

  • Multilingual.

Are you ready to explore the world of hospitality law with us? Send your cover letter and resume to hiring@stokeswagner.com. Resumes submitted without a cover letter will not be considered. We look forward to getting back to you!

Stokes Wagner’s Downtown Los Angeles 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.
  • 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.