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

Fresno Office

National litigation firm seeks associate for Fresno office. Wood, Smith, Henning, and Berman, LLP is a rapidly growing firm with over 300 lawyers and 27 offices nationwide. We have a diverse client base and practice in a wide variety of areas, including trucking and transportation, toxic torts, commercial litigation, general liability, construction, professional liability and agribusiness. WSHB-Fresno seeks a motivated attorney with a record of accomplishments interested in joining an office with a local focus supported by national resources. Please contact cwalker@wshblaw.com.

Associate, Litigation

Las Vegas 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 Las Vegas, NV office with 2-4 years of active litigation experience in the following practice areas: general liability including transportation, habitation, environmental claims, and premises liability; professional liability; employment; and/or retail, restaurant, or hospitality liability. Candidates should be admitted to practice in all State and Federal Courts in Nevada. Join the firm that is a bold differentiator in the industry. Please send resumes to amoya@wshblaw.com.

Associate, General Liability

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 2-6 years of general liability 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. Join the firm that is a bold differentiator in the industry. Please send resumes to aetkin@wshblaw.com.

Associate, General Liability

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), Glendale, Rancho Cucamonga or Riverside 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 resume and supporting documents to jobs@wshblaw.com.

Associate, General Liability

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 1-3 years of general liability 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. Join the firm that is a bold differentiator in the industry. Please send your resumes to snora@wshblaw.com.

Associate, Litigation

New York 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 New York, NY office with at least 1-4 years of litigation experience in professional liability, general liability and medical malpractice practice groups. Must be licensed and currently admitted in NY. Requirements include prior insurance defense experience including, but not limited to: 1) responding to discovery 2) attending discovery court 3) client reporting 4) taking depositions 5) drafting motions 6) excellent writing skills. Join the firm that is a bold differentiator in the industry. Please send resumes to dmcdermott@wshblaw.com.

Associate or Senior Associate, Litigation

Northern California Office

WSHB seeks an Associate or Senior Associate in 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. Please send resumes to ddutra@wshblaw.com.

Associate, Litigation

Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia, PA office with 5-8 years of experience, with coverage and construction defect experience strongly preferred. The ideal candidate must be licensed in PA, but preferably licensed in PA and NJ. Prior defense experience is required, including responding to discovery, attending discovery court, taking and defending depositions, handling arbitrations and client reporting. Excellent research and writing skills are a must. Join the firm that is a bold differentiator in the industry. Please send resumes to dmcdermott@wshblaw.com and akessler@wshblaw.com.  

Associate, Litigation

Rancho Cucamonga 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 Rancho Cucamonga, CA office with 0-5 years of litigation experience in general liability and transportation. The ideal candidate will have experience with 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. Join the firm that is a bold differentiator in the industry. Please send your resumes to sjamneshan@wshblaw.com.

Associate, Litigation

Thousand Oaks 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, 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 Thousand Oaks, CA office with at least 3-6 years of litigation experience, including 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 resumes to versoff@wshblaw.com.

Associate, General Liability

Thousand Oaks 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 Thousand Oaks, CA office with at least 2-3 years of general liability experience. Transportation and premises liability experience is preferred, but not required. Join the firm that is a bold differentiator in the industry. Please send your resumes to cgarcia@wshblaw.com.

Associate, Litigation

White Plains 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 White Plains, NY office with at least 1-4 years of litigation experience in professional liability, general liability and medical malpractice practice groups. Must be licensed and currently admitted in NY. Requirements include prior insurance defense experience including, but not limited to: 1) responding to discovery 2) attending discovery court 3) client reporting 4) taking depositions 5) drafting motions 6) excellent writing skills. Join the firm that is a bold differentiator in the industry. Please send your resumes to mromano@wshblaw.com.

Litigation Secretary

Denver Office

WSHB has a full-time position available for a Litigation Secretary with expertise in insurance coverage and general civil litigation. We seek a highly-motivated, organized individual with superior time management ability as well as the desire to provide exceptional client services. Skills and responsibilities, include but are not limited to the following: e-filing experience in Colorado, both state and federal court; record and track deadlines through docketing and calendar system; setting up mail merge, proof and finalize correspondence, pleadings; prepare orders/depo notices/stipulations for dismissal and routine macro pleadings; prepare notebooks for depositions, hearings, arbitrations, mediations, trial; save and print all documents; perform various litigation assistant duties; heavy document management organizational skills; download voluminous documents; and assist multiple attorneys. Requirements include professional and pleasant demeanor; excellent written and verbal communication skills; attention to detail; self-motivation; ability to respond timely and effectively in a team atmosphere; ability to multi-task independently under deadlines; high level of computer competency, in the complete Microsoft Office Suite, 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. Please send resumes to smontalvo@wshblaw.com.

Paralegal

Los Angeles Office

Want to join a national defense firm that is different and innovative? Casual day every day, 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 for our Los Angeles (Westwood) office. Ideal candidate will have 3-6 years experience and must be extremely organized and self-motivated. Paralegal will primarily handle retention of experts and pre-trial preparation, assist with summarizing large volumes of documents and medical records, and provide assistance with discovery work up. Join the firm that is a bold differentiator in the industry. Requirements include the following, 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, and the 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, and PDF conversion is also required. Must have the ability to work 40 Hours a week, M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Please send resumes to statum@wshblaw.com.

Litigation Secretary

Los Angeles Office

WSHB seeks a Litigation Secretary for our Los Angeles office with at least 4 years of experience with expertise in general civil litigation, including but not limited to medical malpractice and personal injury. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following. E-filing experience in California, both state and federal court; record and track deadlines through docketing and calendar system; setting-up mail merges, proof and finalize correspondence and pleadings; prepare orders/depo notices/stipulations for dismissal and routine macros; prepare notebooks for depositions, hearings, arbitrations, mediations, and trial; name, save and print documents from our iManage system; perform various litigation assistant duties; heavy document management organizational skills; assist multiple attorneys; and trial preparation. Skills/requirements include a 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; and a high level of computer competency  in the complete Microsoft Office Suite. Proficiency in Outlook, Word, Excel, iManage document file system, e-Copy, PDF conversion. e-Dockets calendaring experience helpful. Requires the ability to work 40 hours a week M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Reliable with exceptional attendance Please send resumes to jobs@wshblaw.com.

Legal Assistant/File Clerk

Los Angeles Office

Los Angeles (Westwood) law firm seeks full-time Litigation Assistant/File Clerk. Position is Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5:30. p.m. Must have 1+ years of filing or office/admin experience. Prior legal background is a preferred. The Litigation Assistant will be responsible for all day-to-day filing related duties. Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to, sorting and filing legal documents, creating and updating file indexes in document management system, maintaining file room and all case file drawers and tracking open and closed cases. Litigation Assistant will arrange for sending and retrieving closed files to and from off-site storage. Other duties include updating binders, conference room set-ups, lifting and moving boxes of approximately 20 - 40 lbs., keeping general office areas organized and assisting attorneys, paralegals, and secretaries with various projects as needed. Litigation Assistant will cover tasks such as monitoring printers for supplies daily, CD/DVD duplication, scanning documents and saving to the system. All applicants must be punctual, reliable and detail oriented. Must be able to multi-task and prioritize. Please send resumes to jobs@wshblaw.com.

Litigation Assistant/File Clerk

Northern California Office

WSHB seeks a full-time Litigation Assistant/File Clerk for our office in Concord, CA. Position is Monday - Friday 8:00 - 5:00. Must have 1+ years of filing or office/admin experience. Prior legal background is a plus. The Litigation Assistant will be responsible for all day-to-day filing related duties. Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to, sorting and filing legal documents, creating and updating file indexes in document management system, maintaining file room and all case file drawers and tracking open and closed cases. Litigation Assistant will arrange for sending and retrieving closed files to and from off-site storage. Other duties include updating binders, conference room set-ups, lifting and moving boxes of approximately 20 - 40 lbs., keeping general office areas organized and assisting attorneys, paralegals, and secretaries with various projects as needed. Litigation Assistant will assist our current Office Services Clerk by covering tasks such as monitoring printers for supplies daily, light kitchen clean up, CD/DVD duplication, scanning documents and saving to the system. Litigation Assistant will be main back up support for reception, covering for vacation and daily breaks. All applicants must be punctual, reliable and detail oriented. Must be able to multi-task and prioritize. Please send resumes to ddutra@wshblaw.com.

Legal Secretary

Riverside Office

WSHB seeks a full-time Legal Secretary in our Riverside, CA office with at least 4 years of expertise in general civil litigation, including but not limited to personal injury, business tort, construction and professional liability. We seek a highly-motivated, organized individual with superior time management ability as well as the desire to provide exceptional client services. Skills include but are not limited to the following: e-filing experience in California, both state and federal court; record and track deadlines through docketing and calendar system; setting up mail merge, proof and finalize correspondence, pleadings; prepare orders/depo notices/stipulations for dismissal and routine macros; prepare notebooks for depositions, hearings, arbitrations, mediations, trial; name, save and print documents; perform various litigation assistant duties; heavy document management organizational skills; assist multiple attorneys; and trial preparation. Requirements include 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. e-Dockets calendaring experience helpful. Requires the ability to work 40 Hours a week M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Reliable with exceptional attendance. Please send your resumes to jcarlin@wshblaw.com.

Litigation Secretary

Tampa Office

WSHB seeks a Litigation Secretary in our Tampa, FL office with at least 3 years of experience with expertise in general civil litigation. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following: e-filing experience in Florida, both state and Federal court; proof and finalize correspondence, pleadings; including but not limited to, Answers, Discovery Demands, Motions; name, save and print documents from our iManage system; perform various litigation assistant duties; heavy document management organizational skills; assist multiple attorneys; trial preparation, including preparation of trial binders; opening and scanning all incoming mail; handling outgoing mail; and scheduling and coordinating with vendors. Skills/requirements include a 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; and a high level of computer competency in the complete Microsoft Office Suite. Must be proficient in Outlook, Word, Excel, iManage document file system, e-Copy, PDF conversion. e-Dockets calendaring experience helpful. Requires the ability to work 40 Hours a week M-F 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Must be reliable with exceptional attendance. Please send resumes to jobs@wshblaw.com.

Litigation Assistant/File Clerk

Tampa Office

WSHB seeks a full-time Litigation Assistant/File Clerk for our Tampa, FL office. Position is Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5:30. p.m. Must have 1+ years of filing or office/admin experience. Prior legal background is a preferred. The litigation assistant will be responsible for all day-to-day filing related duties. Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to, sorting and filing legal documents, creating and updating file indexes in document management system, maintaining file room and all case file drawers and tracking open and closed cases. The litigation assistant will arrange for sending and retrieving closed files to and from off-site storage. Other duties include updating binders, conference room set-ups, lifting and moving boxes of approximately 20 - 40 lbs., keeping general office areas organized and assisting attorneys, paralegals, and secretaries with various projects as needed. The litigation assistant will cover tasks such as monitoring printers for supplies daily, light kitchen clean up, CD/DVD duplication, scanning documents and saving to the system. Will also be main back up support for reception, covering for vacation and daily breaks. Must be punctual, reliable and detail oriented. Also must be able to multi-task and prioritize. Please send resumes to jobs@wshblaw.com.

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