Expertise and in-depth legal insight across a range of practice areas.

A Fulfilling Career for Top-Tier Talent

WSHB’s attorneys harness top-tier academic, legal and trial experience to deliver the best outcomes for our clients. From partners to summer associates, we bring aboard exceptional individuals who are expert litigators and who embrace our firm philosophy.

If you feel WSHB could be a good fit for you, please review our current openings. We look forward to working with you.

Associate

Chicago Office

Want to join a national defense firm that is different and innovative? Casual day every day, flexible work from home policy, diverse and inclusive, with attorneys that are collaborative and supportive across every office? If this sounds interesting, we are that firm and we are looking for an associate for our Chicago office with 5-7 years of insurance litigation experience. The ideal candidate will have experience drafting and responding to pleadings and discovery, handling court appearances, motion practice, client reporting. Experience taking and/or defending depositions, preparing for trial and/or trial experience are a plus. Join the firm that is a bold differentiator in the industry. Please send your resumes to cderrig@wshblaw.com.

Associate

Dallas Office

The Dallas-Fort Worth office of WSHB is looking for 1 to 3 year associate applicants for its expanding general liability, trucking accident and construction defect practice groups. As the ‘go to’ litigation firm for dozens of domestic and international insurance carriers, as well as many large private clients, WSHB attorneys handle a wide-spectrum of matters. On a daily basis, associates work closely with lead attorneys on all phases of litigation, from rapid response investigations following catastrophic losses, case evaluation and reporting, discovery and depositions, through trial presentation, with an emphasis on strategic thinking to meet client objectives. Recognized nationally for its commitment to diversity and an inclusive atmosphere, WSHB and the Dallas-Forth Worth office provides attorneys a flexible work from home policy and the opportunity to collaborate with lead attorneys across offices as well as across a variety of practice areas. Excellent research and writing skills are a must. Experience in insurance defense litigation and general familiarity with carrier billing and reporting guidelines is preferred. Join an innovative firm and team of attorneys with a reputation for professional excellence that offer the flexibility and casualness of the modern legal practice. Please send your resumes to the attention of Robert Hellner, Managing Partner – Dallas Office, via email at rhellner@wshblaw.com.

Associate

Los Angeles Office

Want to join a national defense firm that is different and innovative? Casual day every day, flexible work from home policy, diverse and inclusive, with attorneys that are collaborative and supportive across every office? If this sounds interesting, we are that firm and we are looking for associates for our Los Angeles (Westwood) office with at least 3-6 years of litigation experience in general liability, habitability, premises liability, toxic torts, catastrophic injury and employment. Strong writing and oral advocacy skills are required, and trial experience is a plus. Join the firm that is a bold differentiator in the industry. Please send your resumes to versoff@wshblaw.com.

Associate

Los Angeles Office

Want to join a national defense firm that is different and innovative? Casual day every day, flexible work from home policy, diverse and inclusive, and attorneys that are collaborative and supportive across every office? If this sounds interesting, we are that firm and we are looking for associates for our Los Angeles (Westwood) office with 3-10 years of litigation experience preferably in general liability, construction and/or transportation. Join the firm that is a bold differentiator in the industry. Please send resumes to ccoppola@wshblaw.com.

Associate

Los Angeles Office

Want to join a national defense firm that is different and innovative? Casual day every day, flexible work from home policy, diverse and inclusive, and attorneys that are collaborative and supportive across every office? If this sounds interesting, we are that firm and we are looking for an associate for our Los Angeles (Westwood) office with 3-5 years of litigation experience, including drafting and responding to pleadings and discovery, handling court appearances, taking and defending depositions and client reporting. Experience in general liability and transportation is preferred. Join the firm that is a bold differentiator in the industry. Please send your resumes to vherzog@wshblaw.com.

Associate

Orange County Office

Want to join a national defense firm that is different and innovative? Casual day every day, flexible work from home policy, diverse and inclusive, with attorneys that are collaborative and supportive across every office? If this sounds interesting, we are that firm and we are looking for an associate for our Aliso Viejo, CA office with 1-4 years of litigation experience in general liability, toxic tort, premises liability and catastrophic injury. The ideal candidate will have experience taking depositions of fact witnesses and experts, and preparing trial documents (exhibit lists, witness lists, motions in limine, jury instructions, verdict forms, trial briefs, etc.). Strong research and writing skills are a must. Join the firm that is a bold differentiator in the industry. Please send your resumes to slomeli@wshblaw.com.

Associate

Northern California Office

Want to join a national defense firm that is different and innovative? Casual day every day, flexible work from home policy, diverse and inclusive, and attorneys that are collaborative and supportive across every office? If this sounds interesting, we are that firm and we are looking for associates for our Concord, CA office with at least 3 years of litigation experience, including drafting and responding to pleadings and discovery, handling court appearances, taking and defending depositions and client reporting. Experience in General and/or Professional Liability, Construction Defect, Transportation or Commercial and Business Litigation is preferred. Join the firm that is a bold differentiator in the industry. Please send your resumes to ddutra@wshblaw.com.

Associate

San Diego Office

Want to join a national defense firm that is different and innovative? Casual day every day, flexible work from home policy, diverse and inclusive, and attorneys that are collaborative and supportive across every office? If this sounds interesting, we are that firm and we are looking for an associate in our San Diego office with 1-3 years of litigation experience, including drafting and responding to pleadings and discovery, handling court appearances, motion practice, and client reporting. Experience taking and/or defending depositions, preparing for trial and/or trial experience are recommended but not necessary. Experience in trucking/transportation, product liability, personal injury and/or professional liability is preferred. Join the firm that is a bold differentiator in the industry. Please send your resumes to kbaker@wshblaw.com.

Associate

Seattle Office

The Seattle office of WSHB (located in Kirkland) is looking for 1 to 3 year associate applicants for its expanding general liability and construction defect civil litigation practice groups. WSHB attorneys handle a wide-spectrum of matters. On a daily basis, associates work closely with lead attorneys on all phases of litigation from case evaluation and reporting, discovery and depositions, through trial presentation, with an emphasis on strategic thinking to meet client objectives. Recognized nationally for its commitment to diversity and an inclusive atmosphere, WSHB and the Seattle office provides attorneys a flexible work from home policy and the opportunity to collaborate with lead attorneys across offices as well as across a variety of practice areas. Excellent research and writing skills are a must. Join an innovative firm and team of attorneys with a reputation for professional excellence that offer the flexibility and casualness of the modern legal practice. Please send your resumes to the attention of Tim Repass, Managing Partner – Seattle Office, via email trepass@wshblaw.com.

Associate

Thousand Oaks Office

National law firm seeks an associate for its defense practice in Thousand Oaks, CA. Experience required in one or more of the following areas: general liability, transportation litigation, and/or complex litigation. Additional requirements include at least 2-3 years of litigation experience, experience taking and defending depositions, client reporting, ability to handle court appearances, and excellent writing skills. Please send your resumes to dkuck@wshblaw.com.

Paralegals

Los Angeles Office

Looking to join a national defense firm that is progressive and innovative? Casual day every day, flexible work from home policy, diverse and inclusive, and attorneys that are collaborative and supportive across every office? If this sounds interesting, we are that firm and we are looking for paralegals to work in and around the greater Los Angeles area. Ideal candidates will have 3-6 years of litigation experience and must be extremely organized and self-motivated. Qualified candidates will assist our attorneys in all aspects of case management including, pre-trial preparation, summarizing of medical records, depositions, employment records, and provide assistance with discovery work up. This position has the flexibility to work from home but you must also be able to come into our offices in Westwood to assist with trial prep as needed. Join the firm that is a bold differentiator in the industry.

Requirements:

• Must possess a paralegal certificate
• Professional and pleasant demeanor
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Attention to detail
• Ability to respond timely and effectively in a team atmosphere
• Ability to multi-task independently
• High level of computer competency, in the complete Microsoft Office Suite. Proficiency in Outlook, Word, Excel, iManage document file system, e-Copy, PDF conversion
• Requires the ability to work 40 Hours a week M-F 8:30 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
• Reliable with excellent attendance

Please send your resumes to jobs@wshblaw.com.

Paralegal

Seattle Office

Looking to join a national defense firm that is progressive and innovative? Casual day every day, flexible work from home policy, diverse and inclusive, and attorneys that are collaborative and supportive across every office? If this sounds interesting, we are that firm and we are looking for a paralegal to support our Seattle office. Ideal candidates will have 3-6 years of litigation experience and must be extremely organized and self-motivated. Qualified candidates will assist our attorneys in all aspects of case management including, pre-trial preparation, summarizing of medical records, depositions, employment records, and provide assistance with discovery work up. This position has the flexibility to work from home but you must also be able to come into our office to assist with trial prep as needed. Join the firm that is a bold differentiator in the industry.

Requirements:

• Must possess a paralegal certificate
• Professional and pleasant demeanor
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Attention to detail
• Ability to respond timely and effectively in a team atmosphere
• Ability to multi-task independently
• High level of computer competency, in the complete Microsoft Office Suite. Proficiency in Outlook, Word, Excel, iManage document file system, e-Copy, PDF conversion
• Requires the ability to work 40 Hours a week M-F 8:30 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
• Reliable with excellent attendance

Please send your resumes to rfaulds@wshblaw.com.

Legal Secretary

Las Vegas Office

WSHB has an immediate opening for a skilled and experienced legal secretary in civil litigation and construction defect in its Las Vegas office. Qualified candidates must have 3+ years of experience in a paralegal and/or legal secretary position in a law firm setting. Insurance defense is highly preferred. Skills and Responsibilities, include but are not limited to the following:

• e-filing experience in Nevada, both State and Federal court
• Familiar with civil, arbitration procedures/filings
• Familiar with Clark Co. District Court, Justice Court and Washoe Co. 2nd District Courts procedures/filings
• Maintain attorneys calendar by planning and scheduling meetings, depositions, mediations, teleconferences, and travel
• Have the ability to communicate with outside law firms to schedule depositions and other meetings as needed
• Proof and finalize correspondence, pleadings, discovery, motions, and prepare routine shell macros
• Ability to prepare and file pleading documents and discovery documents while consulting with the attorney
• Be able to open and close legal files
• Handle general correspondence between outside law firms, clients, and insurance carriers
• Heavy document management organizational skills
• Record and track deadlines through docketing and calendar system
• Assist multiple attorneys
• Trial preparation

Requirements:

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Attention to detail
• Ability to be a team player
• Excellent organizational skills including ability to prioritize and coordinate multiple projects
• Ability to multi-task independently
• Professional and pleasant demeanor
• Time management skills to handle multiple tasks efficiently and accurately
• Knowledge of Odyssey and eFlex e-filing systems and eDockets a must
• High level of computer competency, in the complete Microsoft Office Suite; proficiency in Outlook, Word, Excel, iManage document file system
• Requires the ability to work 40 Hours a week M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Please send your resumes to mledesma@wshblaw.com.

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