Recruiting

CMPR is always looking for highly motivated individuals to join our team. Our goal is to hire well educated, dynamic, experienced individuals with a positive attitude. Our salary and benefits are competitive with the other leading firms in the North Bay.
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Intellectual Property Litigation Attorney

Excellent career opportunity for a dedicated intellectual property litigator with 7-10 years of trademark litigation and other IP litigation experience to join one of the top trademark and general IP teams in the North Bay. The ideal candidate will have experience in district court litigation, TTAB proceedings, foreign oppositions, UDRP matters, licensing disputes, and routine enforcement. Copyright litigation experience preferred. Requirements include strong academic credentials, superior writing skills, the ability to quickly absorb and analyze large amounts of information, an aptitude for creative problem solving, the ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment, strong interpersonal skills, excellent judgment, and a sense of humor. Great pay and benefits working in bucolic Sonoma County

CEQA/Land Use attorney with:

Excellent research skills

Excellent writing skills with an emphasis on brevity and a simple, clear, plain English writing style

The candidate must have at least five years of experience:

  • Analyzing CEQA documents (MNDs, EIRs, Subsequent CEQA documents, and Addendums)
  • Analyzing CEQA issues
  • Overseeing administrative record preparation
  • Drafting findings, trial briefs and other pleadings
  • Preparing appellate briefs and pleadings
  • Ability to analyze and address statutes with CEQA-related issues, such as endangered species, surface water rights, and ground water availability
  • Must have a basic knowledge of general government statutes, such as the Public Records Act, Brown Act, and conflicts of interest

Must be able and willing to:

  • Maintain cooperative working relationships with government staff members, consultants, and officials and members of the public
  • Appear and speak effectively at fast-paced, large, lengthy, and controversial public hearings
  • Appear and argue in court
  • Manage workload and meet deadlines
  • Work in several different jurisdictions

 

We offer competitive salaries and excellent benefits.  If you are relocating, we would be interested to know why you have chosen Sonoma County. Please email your resume with a cover letter to our business manager, Coral Cogbill at ccogbill@cmprlaw.com.  Please, no phone calls.

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To learn more about CMPR, and how you may profit from what we have to offer, please call us to arrange an introductory meeting.

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