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Is your firm, agency, or organization hiring? If so, please let us know so that we can share the opportunities with members of the Bar Association of Baltimore City. Please send information to info@baltimorebar.org. We will advertise the position(s), free of charge, in our Weekly Bar Review and on our website.


Shapiro Sher Guinot & Sandler

Mid-sized, Baltimore, Maryland law firm is seeking a Coporate Transactional Associate with 1 to 5 years of corporate transactional experience. This position will support the firm’s corporate practice group and will be responsible for providing advice to businesses on corporate governance, equity and debt financing, business restructuring, mergers and acquisitions, licensing, employment and consulting agreements, public company and securities law counseling, legal opinions, and general corporate issues. In addition to being admitted to the Maryland Bar, the ideal candidate will have superior academic credentials, law firm or clerkship experience, and flawless verbal and written communication skills. To be considered for this position, please forward copies of your résumé, professional references and law school transcript in Microsoft Word or PDF format to Renée Lane-Kunz, Esq., Chief Operating Officer, at rlk@shapirosher.com. All inquiries are strictly confidential. 
 

Homless Persons Representation Project (HPRP)

Director of Housing Justice

The Homeless Persons Representation Project (HPRP) seeks a passionate and motivated advocate to serve as the Director of Housing Justice, leading a small and dedicated team working to prevent the displacement of tenants and combat homelessness.
HPRP’s Housing Justice team fights for justice and housing rights for low-income community members through providing direct representation, community-based education and outreach, and local and statewide advocacy. Responsibilities include: Build, manage, and supervise a 3-person team, provide guidance, mentorship, professional development, and technical assistance to team members, and serve as a reliable and engaged team member within HPRP including engaging in ongoing race equity work. For full job description, CLICK HERE. To apply. please email a resume and cover letter (addressed to Carolyn Johnson, Managing Attorney) to jobs@hprplaw.org. Specify “Director of Housing Justice” in the subject line of the email. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.


Equal Justice Works Housing Justice Fellow

Homeless Persons Representation Project seeks diverse and dynamic applicants for a two-year, full-time attorney position as an Equal Justice Works Housing Justice Fellow with HPRP’s Homeless Youth Initiative. The Fellowship ideally begins in August 2022. The Equal Justice Works Housing Justice Fellow will join HPRP’s Homeless Youth Initiative team to provide legal representation and advocate for housing rights of youth and young adults aged 25 and younger who are unhoused or unstably housed and separated from their parents or guardians. For full job description, CLICK HERE. To apply. please email a resume and a thoughtful, personalized cover letter (addressed to Ingrid Lofgren, Director – Youth Homelessness) to jobs@hprplaw.org. Specify “EJW Housing Justice Fellow” in the subject line of the email. References will be requested if you are scheduled for an interview. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis with priority given to those received by July 29, 2022, but candidates are encouraged to apply as soon as possible. Position remains open until filled.


Goldberg Segalla LLP

Baltimore, Maryland’s Goldberg Segalla LLP’s Office is seeking applicants for the following positions:

• Civil Litigation Associate
• Labor and Employment Partner
• Product Liability Partner
• Workers Compensation Associate


The job descriptions and direct application portal can be found here. For questions or for more information on the positions above, contact Alana Glover at aglover@goldbergsegalla.com.
 

Client Protection Fund of the Bar of Maryland

The Client Protection Fund of the Bar of Maryland is hiring an attorney to serve as its legal counsel.  This is a 1099 position.  Duties include but are not limited to: providing expert and strategic legal advice to the Trustees, advise on governance policies, drafting Final Decisions, representing the Fund before the Circuit and Appellate Courts, and coordinating with outside counsel on legal matters pending in other jurisdictions.  Please submit your cover letter and resume to Douglas Bregman at dbregman@bregmanlaw.com.
 

Women's Law Center of Maryland, Inc.

The Women’s Law Center of Maryland, Inc. is seeking an experienced Family Law Attorney for its Family Law Hotline. The Hotline is open weekdays (unless the Court is closed) from 9:30 am-4:30 pm. The position is part-time, 17.5 per week (Monday-Friday when the court is open from 9:30 am -1 pm). Substitution for other Hotline attorneys as needed and available. Some benefits offered on a pro rata basis. Position is located off-site at your home or office.The successful applicant will have at least 2-3 years of family law experience and be a member of the Maryland Bar. Must be a compassionate person and a good listener, and enjoy speaking with members of the public about issues of family law. The Hotline offers information and referral for services on a wide range of family law topics, such as child custody, divorce, marital property, alimony, child support, name change, guardianship, etc. It also assists with court forms for family law proceedings, and issues about court procedure. Must be able to use Legal Server for data collection (training provided) for this grant-funded position. Position is dependent upon funding. Salary - $27-28 per hour. Interested applicants should send a resume and cover email to lruth@wlcmd.org. For further questions, call Laure Ruth at 410-321-8761, ext. 130.


Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service

Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service is hiring for a family law staff attorney who will support our Judicare program, which provides representation to clients with contested custody and divorce cases. The position will handle a small caseload of family law matters, provide support and mentorship to MVLS's volunteer attorney pool, organize and conduct trainings on family law topics, recruit Judicare attorneys and support overall family law services at MVLS.  The full posting can be found here. 
 

The Banks Firm, LLC

Exciting opportunity for a lawyer to obtain great, substantive experience and substantial responsibility (depending on experience level) at a busy, new law firm.

The Banks Firm, LLC is a new boutique medical malpractice and personal injury law firm focusing on serious medical malpractice and catastrophic personal injury cases. We are located in downtown Baltimore and represent clients throughout Maryland and Washington, D.C. in both circuit and federal courts. The Banks Firm delivers high quality legal services and comprehensive representation to its clients. We are currently seeking a strongly driven Associate Attorney to join our team. The successful candidate for this position will have 0 to 4 years in medical malpractice or personal injury litigation. This is the ideal opportunity for a candidate who wants to pursue a career as an attorney and is ready to jump into self-directed individual projects, gain significant litigation and trial experience under the supervision of a partner. The ideal candidate will have excellent academic credentials and strong research and writing abilities. Experience taking/defending depositions is a plus. This is an excellent opportunity to work with top-notch litigation professionals in all of the circuit and federal courts of Maryland. Highly preferred requirements include: judicial clerkship, admission to D.C. bar and ability to speak Spanish.

Interested applicants please send resume and cover letter to damien@thebanksfirm.com.  


Office of the State's Attorney for Prince George's County

The State's Attorney's Office for Prince George's County is seeking the following positions:

Assistant State's Attorney (ASA): Special Victim's Unit


The State’s Attorney’s Office is looking to fill vacancies for Experiences Assistant State's Attorneys (ASA) for the Special Victim's Unit. The candidates selected must be familiar with and able to effectively utilize the rules of evidence and criminal procedure to prosecute violations of the criminal law of Maryland, both confidently and professionally. Typical duities for ASAs include: Screen and indict potential cases for trial, prepare appropriate cases  for trial in Circuit Court and Juvenile Court; contacting, interviewing and preparing victims and witnesses for all court appearances; handling bonds, evidentiary hearings and motions,  and trials; drafting routine pleadings; and communicating appropriate information with the citizens of Prince George's County on a variety of issues. For full job posting, CLICK HERE. Submit resume and cover letter discussing experience to: Human Resources Director, Prince George's County Office of the State's Attorney, SAOHumanresources@co.pg.md.us. 


Assistant State's Attorney (ASA): Homicide

The State’s Attorney’s Office is looking to fill vacancies for Experiences Assistant State's Attorneys (ASA) for the Homicide Unit. The candidates selected must be familiar with and able to effectively utilize the rules of evidence and criminal procedure to prosecute violations of the criminal law of Maryland, both confidently and professionally. Typical duities for ASAs include: Screen and indict potential cases for trial, prepare appropriate cases  for trial in Circuit Court and Juvenile Court; contacting, interviewing and preparing victims and witnesses for all court appearances; handling bonds, evidentiary hearings and motions,  and trials; drafting routine pleadings; and communicating appropriate information with the citizens of Prince George's County on a variety of issues. For full job posting, CLICK HERE. Submit resume and cover letter discussing experience to: Human Resources Director, Prince George's County Office of the State's Attorney, SAOHumanresources@co.pg.md.us. 

Assistant State's Attorney (ASA)

The State’s Attorney’s Office is looking to fill vacancies for both entry-level and experienced Assistant State's Attorneys (ASA). Typical duities for ASAs include: Screen and indict potential cases for trial, prepare appropriate cases  for trial in Circuit Court and Juvenile Court; contacting, interviewing and preparing victims and witnesses for all court appearances; handling bonds, evidentiary hearings and motions,  and trials; drafting routine pleadings; and communicating appropriate information with the citizens of Prince George's County on a variety of issues. For full job posting, CLICK HERESubmit resume and cover letter: Human Resources Manager, Prince George's County Office of the State's Attorney, SAOHumanresources@co.pg.md.us. Please include information regarding trial experience (ie Number of trials, whether jury or bench trials, and your role during trial).

Assistant Chief - Youth Justice Unit

The State’s Attorney’s Office has an opening for an Assistant Chief of the Youth Justice Unit. This is an exempt position, meaning the Assistant State's Attorney is a political appointment and serves at the pleasure of the State's Attorney. Typical duties for the Assistant Chief of the Youth Justice Unit include: assist with training and supervising attorneys and legal assistants; assist the Chief with case review and assignment, trial preparation, in-court supervision, diversion programs, Teen Court, and daily contact with the Prince George's County Department of Juvenile Services (DJS), the Prince George's County Police Department (PGPD), and other law enforcement agencies; involved in contact with citizens, as well as regular attendance at meetings (day and some nights) with our partners. For full job posting, CLICK HERESubmit resume and cover letter: Human Resources Manager, Prince George's County Office of the State's Attorney, SAOHumanresources@co.pg.md.us. Please include information regarding trial experience (ie Number of trials, whether jury or bench trials, and your role during trial).

Internship

The State’s Attorney’s Office is seeking candidates for its internship program. Interns will assist the attorneys with clerical duties and administrative tasks to prosecute cases and support the Prince George's County State's Attorney's Office. Duties will include, but are not limited to: screening cases to be routed to the appropriate attorney; ordering, organizing and/or analyzing discovery such as 911; Use of Force reports; body cams and cruise cams video; surveillance video, etc.; organizing/re-organizing files; preparing discovery to be forwarded to Defense attorneys; copying CDs; scanning documents; creating and updating spreadsheets; updating the Case Management System; scheduling screenings for and updating victims and witnesses; and other duties as assigned. For more information, CLICK HERE. Please complete the Prince George's County State's Attorney Office Internship Application Package. Please return the completed package Niecie Draper via email to NVDraper@co.pg,md.us. Also be sure to include a copy of your resume and a picture of your government  ID (ie: Driver's License) when you return your application package. 
 

Semmes, Bowen & Semmes

immediate opening for an Associate with 6-9 years’ experience in Civil Litigation and Insurance Defense Liability Law. Ideal candidate should possess strong academic credentials and excellent research, writing and communication skills and have the ability to work independently. Benefits include: 

  • Flexible work environment, with options for full remote or hybrid work 
  • Casual dress code
  • Free Fitness Center
  • Concierge services in building.
  • Competitive salary, Health, Vision, Dental, LTD, STD, Life benefits. Annual performance review. Associate eligible bonus plan.

MD Bar required. Salary commensurate with experience. Please forward resume and writing sample to Karen Paglia at kpaglia@semmes.com.
 

University of Maryland School of Law

The Center for Dispute Resolution at the University of Maryland School of Law (C-DRUM) seeks to hire a Staff Attorney-Mediator (payroll title – Research Assistant) to support the overall mission of the Center. The staff attorney-mediator will support the Mediation Clinic by mediating civil cases, supervising and mentoring students in mediation, overseeing case management, and coordinating with court and agency referral partners. The Mediation Clinic is a practice-based clinical course in which students gain intensive experience as a mediator in civil, non-family cases, including civil small claims cases in Baltimore City District Court and employment and housing discrimination cases referred from the Baltimore Office of Civil Rights. For more information on this position and how to apply, CLICK HERE.


Baltimore City Law Department

Baltimore City Law Department is seeking the following Assistant Solicitor positions:

Police Legal Affairs

The Law Department of Baltimore City is seeking a litigation attorney to join its Police Legal Affairs Practice Group. The Police Legal Affairs Practice Group is responsible for the full spectrum of diverse legal requirements of the Baltimore Police Department (“BPD”). This team manages an aggressive caseload of civil litigation matters and disciplinary hearings, while also providing advice and counsel to BPD on a variety of strategic and operational matters. For full job description, CLICK HERE. Qualified individuals should submit a detailed resume, cover letter with salary requirements to:

Onica Barnes, Chief of Operations
Subject: Labor/Employment Assistant Solicitor

NOTE: Candidates under final consideration will be required to undergo and pass a background check and drug/alcohol test.

Police Legal Affairs

The Law Department of Baltimore City is seeking a litigation attorney to join its Police Legal Affairs Practice Group. The Police Legal Affairs Practice Group is responsible for the full spectrum of diverse legal requirements of the Baltimore Police Department (“BPD”). This team manages an aggressive caseload of civil litigation matters and disciplinary hearings, while also providing advice and counsel to BPD on a variety of strategic and operational matters. With this vacancy, the Law Department seeks to add to the three-attorney team co-located with and providing legal support to BPD’s Public Integrity Bureau. These attorneys provide guidance to detectives investigating alleged misconduct and, where policy violations are found, represent the Department in presenting the case against the accused officer in administrative hearing boards and related civil proceedings. For full job description,
CLICK HERE.

Onica Barnes, Chief of Operations
Subject: Labor/Employment Assistant Solicitor

NOTE: Candidates under final consideration will be required to undergo and pass a background check and drug/alcohol test.
 

Baltimore City Law Department is seeking the following City Solicitor positions:

Labor & Employment

The Law Department of Baltimore City is seeking a highly qualified and seasoned attorney to join its Labor and Employment Practice Group. Qualified candidates will have extensive litigation/labor & employment experience and should enjoy appearing as an advocate in court and administrative proceedings. Excellent advocacy, research and writing skills are required. Substantive knowledge of state and federal employment law and traditional labor law is preferred. For full job description, CLICK HERE. Qualified individuals should submit a detailed resume, cover letter with salary requirements to:

Onica Barnes, Chief of Operations
Subject: Labor/Employment Assistant Solicitor

NOTE: Candidates under final consideration will be required to undergo and pass a background check and drug/alcohol test.


Defensive Litigation

The Law Department of Baltimore City is seeking a seasoned litigation attorney to join its Defensive Litigation Practice Group. Qualified candidates should have litigation experience and enjoy appearing as an advocate in court and administrative proceedings. Excellent research and writing skills are required. The Defensive Litigation Practice Group is responsible for representing the City in lawsuits brought at all levels of the State and federal courts. Attorneys maintain a full caseload and are responsible for continuing the investigation of the allegations asserted against the City and individual City employees, as well handling all aspects of the pretrial and trial litigation of those matters when necessary. The majority of the matters handled in Litigation are in the defense of the City. New litigation is analyzed, assessed for damage exposure, assigned for defense and monitored throughout the litigation process. For full job description, CLICK HERE. Qualified individuals should submit a detailed resume, cover letter with salary requirements to:

Onica Barnes, Chief of Operations
Subject: Law Department Assistant Solicitor

NOTE: Candidates under final consideration will be required to undergo and pass a background check and drug/alcohol test.


Assistant Solicitor – Defensive Litigation

The Law Department of Baltimore City is seeking seasoned litigation attorneys to join its Litigation Practice Group. Qualified candidates should have litigation experience and enjoy appearing as an advocate in court and administrative proceedings. Excellent research and writing skills are required. The Litigation Practice Group is responsible for representing the City in lawsuits brought at all levels of the State and federal courts. Attorneys maintain a full caseload and are responsible for continuing the investigation of the allegations asserted against the City and individual City employees, as well handling all aspects of the pretrial and trial litigation of those matters when necessary. The majority of the matters handled in Litigation are in the defense of the City. New litigation is analyzed, assessed for damage exposure, assigned for defense and monitored throughout the litigation process. For full job description, CLICK HERE. Qualified individuals should submit a detailed resume, cover letter with salary requirements to:

Onica Barnes, Chief of Operations
Subject: Law Department Assistant Solicitor

NOTE: Candidates under final consideration will be required to undergo and pass a background check and drug/alcohol test.


Corporate Real Estate

The Law Department of Baltimore City is seeking an experienced senior attorney to join its Corporate Real Estate Practice Group. Qualified candidates should have extensive in real estate transactions including preparation and review of legal documents, negotiating terms and conditions, and facilitating transfer of titles. Excellent research and writing skills are required. The Corporate Real Estate Practice Group handles a wide range of financial and real estate acquisition and disposition matters, including bond transactions, easements, and title work on behalf of the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore City. For full job description, CLICK HERE. Qualified individuals should submit a detailed resume, cover letter with salary requirements to:

Onica Barnes, Chief of Operations
Subject: Law Department Assistant Solicitor

NOTE: Candidates under final consideration will be required to undergo and pass a background check and drug/alcohol test.


Rollins, Smalkin, Richards & Mackie, LLC

Baltimore insurance defense law firm seeks Legal Assistant for immediate position. Candidate must possess a minimum of two years active and verifiable secretarial or administrative support experience. The ideal candidate is one familiar with civil litigation in the areas of insurance defense and workers' compensation defense through recent college graduates (Associate or Bachelors) seeking opportunitiy to work in the legal field are encouraged to apply. The administrative assistant position is responsible for calendaring events, preparing correspondences, processing vendor invoices, all file organization, some record summarization, managing discovery deadlines, preparing record and/or trial subpoenas, coordinating independent medical examinations, scheduling depositions, preparing discovery motions, and e-filing, under the direction and review of counsel. Benefits of the position include paid holidays, a generous paid time off policy, a menu of dental, health, life, short-term disability, long-term disability, and vision insurance options, along with a Health Savings Plan and a 401(k) Retirement Plan with a profit-sharing element.

Rollins, Smalkin, Richards & Mackie seeks for immediate placement a legal secretary to assist two (2) junior associates. Ideal candidate
must possess a minimum of two years active and verifiable secretarial or administrative support experience. Salary is commensurate with the role combined with the candidate's experience and is complimented by a benefits menu offering health, dental, vision, life, long and short-term disability insurance coverages, 401K Plan with a profit-sharing element and generous paid time off. 

To apply for either position, e-mail resume and references to admin@rsrm.com.


Circuit Court for Baltimore City - Magistrate, Family Law

A full-time Magistrate position with the Circuit Court for Baltimore City is available due to the retirement of the current Magistrate. Duties include juvenile law matters authorized pursuant to Maryland Rule 9-208. The successful candidate will also be trained to handle juvenile proceedings invovlving children in need of assistance and delinquency matters, with the primary responsibilities of this position dealing with domestic matters. For more information on this posting,
CLICK HERE. All applicants must complete the online application process to be considered for this vacancy. After completing the online application, please send cover letter, resume and writing sample to crystall.young@mdcourts.gov.


Office of the State's Attorney for Prince George's County

The State's Attorney's Office for Prince George's County is looking to fill vacancies for Experienced Assistant State's Attorneys (ASA) for the Special Victim's Unit. The candidate selected must be familiar with and able to effectively utilize the rules of evidence and criminal procedure to prosecute violations of the criminal law of Maryland, both confidently and professionallly. This is an exempt position. This position is open until filled. For more information, CLICK HERE. To apply, submit cover letter and resume to: Human Resources Director, Prince George's County Office of the State's Attorney at SAOHumanResources@co.pg.md.us.

The State's Attorney's Office for Prince George's County is looking to fill vacancies for Experienced Assistant State's Attorneys (ASA) for the Homicide Unit. The candidate selected must be familiar with and able to effectively utilize the rules of evidence and criminal procedure to prosecute violations of the criminal law of Maryland, both confidently and professionallly. This is an exempt position. This position is open until filled. For more information, CLICK HERE. To apply, submit cover letter and resume to: Human Resources Director, Prince George's County Office of the State's Attorney at SAOHumanResources@co.pg.md.us.

The State's Attorney's Office for Prince George's County has an opening for an Assistant Chief of the Youth Justice Unit. The State's Attorney's Office is charged with servicing the interest of the citizens of Prince George's County, Maryland. This is an exempt position. This position is open until filled. For more information, CLICK HERE. To apply, candidates must submit a brief statement of interest and resume to: Human Resources Manager, Office of the State's Attorney for Prince George's County at SAOHumanResources@co.pg.md.us. Please include information regarding trial experience (i.e. Number of trials, whether jury or bench trials, and your role during trial).


United States District Court for the District of Maryland

The United States District Court for the District of Maryland invites applications for the position of Career Law Clerk to a U.S. Magistrate Judge. This position will be available on or about April 14, 2022 and is a permanent law clerk position rather than a term or temporary law clerk position. Law Clerk duties will include reviewing briefs and other case filings; writing bench memoranda; and assisting with legal research related to the drafting of orders and opinions in a wide variety of civil and criminal cases. Administrative duties will include serving as administrator of chambers; regularly reviewing and then managing the active case docket; training and assisting the term law clerks; coordinating with the Clerk of Court; and, on occasion, scheduling conferences and other meetings for parties before the Court. For more information, CLICK HERE.


U.S. Department of Justice
The Department of Justice places a high value on diversity of experiences and perspectives and encourages applications from all qualified individuals from all ethnic and racial backgrounds, veterans, LGBT individuals, and persons with disabilities. The Department of Justice welcomes applications from candidates who are interested in positively contributing to Justice and hope that you will consider joining the dedicated public servants at the Department of Justice. To learn more about Justice and legal careers, visit the vacancy listing page.


Pro Bono Resource Center of Maryland (PBRC)
PBRC is Maryland’s hub for pro bono (free) civil legal assistance provided by volunteers. Equal access to justice is a core value of our nation, yet hundreds of thousands of our state’s residents cannot afford the legal help they desperately need and have no legal guarantee of a lawyer. As the pro bono arm of the Maryland State Bar Association, PBRC plays a unique role as the training, support, innovation, and advocacy center for pro bono. To learn more about PBRC and career opportunities available, CLICK HERE.

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