Nixon Peabody Is Hiring

Nixon Peabody Is Hiring A Complex Commercial Disputes Contract Attorney

San Francisco, CA

Position Summary
At Nixon Peabody, our priority is to attract, retain and promote talented individuals who have an array of racial, ethnic, social, economic, religious, professional, personal, and other backgrounds. Therefore, we encourage talented individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences to apply.

Our Complex Commercial Disputes Practice Group is seeking to hire an experienced litigation contract attorney on a temporary basis for our San Francisco, CA office.

The ideal candidate will have four or more years of products liability or asbestos litigation, including taking and defending depositions, researching and drafting pleadings. California State Bar admission and second-chair trial experience are required.

Qualified candidates will be motivated self-starters with superb judgment and communication skills, a commitment to excellence and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.

More than a third of Nixon Peabody’s lawyers are litigators. We have decades of experience representing clients at every level of the judicial system; in international forums; and in mediation, arbitration, and other methods of alternative dispute resolution. We help our clients manage virtually all forms of disputes, from relatively simple matters to highly complex cases.

Employment at Nixon Peabody brings the opportunity to do work that matters. It’s a chance to use your knowledge to shape what’s ahead. To share, to innovate, to learn at a firm that taps the power of collective thinking.

For consideration, please visit our website to apply online at

If you have any questions, please contact Jackie Van Laeken, Lateral Recruiting Specialist, at