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Over the last three decades, AALRR has earned a strong reputation as one of California 's most widely respected law firms. Our uncompromising approach to high quality legal work enables us to provide consistently practical management solutions in the areas of employment, labor, construction, education, real estate, general business and business litigation, corporate, taxation, and bankruptcy. With 160 attorneys in eight California offices, our firm was ranked 39th in the Daily Journal’s annual survey of the “Top California Law Firms,” March 2012. In March 2012, the firm was ranked 25th in the Los Angeles Business Journal’s annual ranking of the “Top 100 Largest Law Firms in L.A. County.” We are proud to offer attorneys and staff a productive working environment which promotes teamwork throughout the firm. The firm is an equal opportunity employer, reflective of the cultural diversities of our client base and community. Attorneys can expect a challenging and varied practice in their careers here. Managers, paralegals, secretaries, and other staff members take on equally challenging roles which play an integral part in the delivery of outstanding service to our clients.


Our Staff

In addition to our legal professionals, we are proud of the caliber of staff members who are responsible for the daily management of the firm. If you are considering a career in the law firm arena, we look for qualified professionals in the areas of: administration, paralegal, secretarial, accounting, human resources, marketing, library and facilities.

The following positions are currently available: 

Librarian/Information Services Manager - Cerritos

The law firm of Atkinson, Andelson, Loya, Ruud & Romo has an immediate opening for an experienced Librarian/Information Services Manager.    

Job Summary: 

The Librarian/Information Services Manager is responsible for day to day operation and management of the library and information center, including monitoring the law firm’s nine regional libraries, and working with filing services for library maintenance. 

The successful candidate will be completely adept at Westlaw, Courthouse News, court websites, Internet research, PACER, and Lexis.  

Duties:

  • Respond to a wide variety of research requests, including retrieving court documents and corporate, public, criminal, and real property records.  
  • Check in and process mail.    
  •  Maintain Information Services webpage.
  • Manage and maintain attorneys’ MCLE records. 
  • Schedule webinars, seminars, and meetings as requested.
  • Order print and online materials and services as needed.
  • Assist other departments as necessary.
  • Conduct library orientation and training for new employees.

Education and prior work requirements:  

  • MLS from an ALA accredited university.  
  • Minimum five years managing a law library.  
  • Preferred but not mandatory: JD or other advanced degree.
  • Strong technical skills, including familiarity with SharePoint, MS Office, social media, graphic editors, and other related technology tools.  

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Good interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to work harmoniously and effectively with others
  • Ability to work under pressure

 

To apply, please send resume to CSullivan@aalrr.com  

Law Firm Communications Writer - Cerritos

Excellent writer needed to draft and edit marketing material for large law firm.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Writing and editing content for law firm’s website, attorney biographies, practice group descriptions, press releases, pitch letters, law firm and attorney award nominations, and other marketing materials
  • Submit articles and press releases to newspapers, websites, and other media
  • ​Proofread marketing materials

Required Qualifications:

  • Most importantly, must be a terrific writer
  • College degree
  • Great grammar
  • Able to meet deadlines
  • Available for occasional overtime
  • Proficient research skills
  • Organized, detail-oriented, and able to multitask
  • Strong initiative and ability to work independently
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work professionally with senior management, attorneys, and staff
  • High standard of ethics

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in a law firm, legal services or publishing environment. JD a plus
  • Understanding of legal jargon
  • College major in journalism, English, marketing, or related communications field
  • Knowledge of SEO principles to drive traffic to the firm’s website

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee will:

  • Stand/walk frequently during their scheduled shift
  • Ability to see well enough to read/compose reports and use the computer
  • Ability to hear well enough to communicate with clients, co-workers, and outside vendors
  • Climb, stoop, and kneel, occasionally
  • Use fine finger manipulation including writing, typing, and using the telephone system
  • Ability to work more than 40 hours a week       

Please contact Human Resources for more information at: hiring@aalrr.com.

Service Center Clerk - Cerritos

Summary: Provide general office services support in a law firm environment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to (other duties may be assigned):

  • Stock office supplies and paper, maintain copier/supply rooms and secretarial stations
  • Process all incoming and outgoing mail
  • Check and replenish stock in break rooms and other key areas
  • Assist with meeting and special events set-up (catering, A/V needs, etc)
  • Assist Facilities / Service Center Manager as needed
  • Assist with special projects as needed by supervisor
  • Assist with copy jobs when needed
  • Back-up to mail office services clerk; restock all copiers with regular paper, clean the kitchen, and turn on all the dish washing machines

Qualifications: 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Education and/or Experience:

  • Requires a High School diploma (or equivalent) and office clerical experience
  • Proficient in MS Office applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Attention to detail and organizational skills a must

Physical Demands: 

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the functions of the job.

 

E-mail resume, cover letter, and salary history to: hiring@aalrr.com

Working at AALRR

"AALRR offers me the flexibility to balance my career and personal life. I especially enjoy working with experienced and talented lawyers in a collegial atmosphere."

Thomas A. Lenz

Partner

"I choose AALRR because I can work on fascinating issues affecting thousands of workplaces throughout California and the West."

"The people at AALRR whom I have the privilege of working with and the mentorship opportunities available to me are what I like best.”