Classifieds July 2010


City of Santa Clara City Attorney: Located in the heart of Silicon Valley, the City of Santa Clara (population 118,830) seeks a new City Attorney. The new City Attorney will be a professional and collaborative leader who will further the City’s vision of providing superb affordable services to a community that both values its rich history and looks toward an exciting future.

Santa Clara has 1,011 full-time employees and a total budget of $546.7. The City Attorney will oversee a department of four attorneys and two assistants in providing legal guidance and counsel in all matters relating to the full range of city services provided by Santa Clara. This position requires the incumbent to have been engaged in the active practice of the law for at least four years immediately prior to appointment. At least four additional years dealing with municipal, county or state level governmental agencies within California is desirable. Supervisory experience is highly desirable.

To apply, submit letter of interest, resume, salary history and five work-related references (email preferred) to Bill Avery at 408-399-4424 or Ann Slate 805-459-5132 by July 30, 2010. The salary for this position is open and negotiable DOQ. A formal job announcement is available on our website at https://www.averyassoc.netjobs.

Collection Attorney: Top national commercial asset recovery company headquartered in Thousand Oaks seeks collection attorney. Candidate should possess between 2 to 4 years litigation experience, including knowledge of local Rules. Candidate must be a self -starter. Experience in commercial collections a plus. Candidate should possess an assertive personality, strong communication and negotiating skills, and must be able to hit the ground running. Résumé should detail applicant’s experience in negotiating actively litigated accounts and knowledge of and experience with the legal process. Excellent wage, commission, and benefit package, including medical, Dental, vision and 401k. Please forward your résumé along with salary history to jeanette.siegel@michaellegalgroup.


Westlake Village Office Space Available:Window office available in professional law firm in great location in Westlake Village. Includes use of reception area, kitchen, conference rooms, copier, phone system, and T-1 line. Term negotiable, available immediately. For more information please call Micki at (818) 338-3252 or email at

Law Office: View office in private suite in the Court of Appeal building on santa clara street, Ventura. Receptionist provided for clients and phones, law library/conference room, kitchen, free copying. $950 per month. Contact T. Viete (805)643-865g.


New JD, Admitted June 2010: Graduated with high honors. Worked five+ years as a legal assistant. Earned two prior graduate degrees. Seeking to contribute to your firm. Especially interested in civil litigation, estate planning, family law, elderlaw. Great references. Friendly and capable. Julie Stillman (805) 284-1313 or

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