Cultiva Law, PLLC seeks an eager and passionate mid-level litigation Litigation Attorney to join our California office. This attorney will support the managing attorney for the California office doing litigation work related to business and regulatory disputes associated to the cannabis industry and will work collaboratively with other members of the Cultiva offices in Washington, Oregon and California to analyze new business, assist with current client workload and to help grow the firm’s presence. You do not need to be physically located in California for this position.

Job details

Salary

$70,000 – $90,000 a year

Job Type
Full-time
Number of hires for this role
1

Qualifications

    • California Bar License (Required)

    • Doctorate (Preferred)

    • Litigation: 3 years (Preferred)

Full Job Description

Cultiva Law, PLLC seeks an eager and passionate mid-level litigation Litigation Attorney to join our California office. This attorney will support the managing attorney for the California office doing litigation work related to business and regulatory disputes associated to the cannabis industry and will work collaboratively with other members of the Cultiva offices in Washington, Oregon and California to analyze new business, assist with current client workload and to help grow the firm’s presence. You do not need to be physically located in California for this position.

Outstanding writing skills are a prerequisite and a writing sample is required along with the application. The Associate Attorney will be called upon to make and communicate difficult decisions, handle multiple complex situations, and produce high quality work while advocating for the clients under time pressure and during disputes. Our lawyers are responsible for helping our clients solve exciting business and regulatory challenges in a rapidly growing, constantly changing, emerging market.

Qualifications

· California Bar license (required), bonus if you are also licensed in Oregon or Washington

· Interest or experience in cannabis law

· Previous litigation experience

· Exceptional writing (writing sample required) and communication skills

· Detail-oriented

· Interest in working for a regional law firm with a far-reaching impact

· Demonstrated ability to develop and lead initiatives, a person who can work independently but also knows how to work well with others as part of a team

· A high level of professionalism and outstanding business judgment

Compensation and Benefits

· Salary based on experience and qualifications

· Generous PTO package

· Health insurance after 90 days

Please submit your resume and cover letter explaining why you want to work in the cannabis industry and writing sample.

*This job description provides a general but not comprehensive list of the essential responsibilities and qualifications required. It does not represent a contract of employment. Cultiva Law, PLLC reserves the right to change the description and/or posting at any time without advance notice. This position is “exempt” under the Fair Labor Standards Act.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $70,000.00 – $90,000.00 per year

Benefits:

  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

Education:

  • Doctorate (Preferred)

Experience:

  • Litigation: 3 years (Preferred)

License/Certification:

  • California Bar License (Required)

Work Location:

  • Fully Remote

Company’s website:

  • cultivalaw.com

Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply
  • Only full-time employees eligible

Work Remotely:

  • Yes

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Remote interview process
  • Virtual meetings