Careers

Legal professionals have considerable choices when it comes to law firms. The Firm has an extraordinary track record of finding and retaining the best employees at all levels. Berliner Cohen offers its employees a truly positive work environment, and is an exceptional place to work, where attorneys and staff alike share a great working relationship, collegiality, and a strong commitment to our clients and community.

We are an equal opportunity employer. For available positions, please see below or  email: lisa.karr@berliner.com.

Current Openings

BILLING & COLLECTIONS SPECIALIST – SAN JOSE

Berliner Cohen LLP has an immediate opening in its San Jose office for an experienced Billing & Collections Specialist.  The person in this position will be responsible for all aspects related to drafting and finalizing client invoices for assigned billing attorneys as well as actively monitoring the status of multiple matters and assisting in monitoring and coordinating the follow-up of outstanding receivables.   Aderant experience strongly desired.

Requirements:

  • Minimum 3 years of billing and accounts receivable experience in a law firm environment.
  • Excel, Word, and Aderant or other Accounting Software Applications experience
  • Report creation and analysis including effective verbal and written communication with Staff and Management.
  • Strong problem solving and quality control skills with attention to detail.
  • Organizational skills and the ability to juggle multiple priorities in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment.

Berliner Cohen is noted for its congenial work environment and provides competitive compensation and benefit package.

If you are interested in joining our team, please submit a cover letter and resume to email: lisa.karr@berliner.com. Qualified applicants will be contacted.

Berliner Cohen, LLP seeks outstanding candidates to join our diverse group. We are an equal opportunity employer. 

CONTRACT ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY – EMPLOYMENT LAW – SAN JOSE

Berliner Cohen, a mid-sized law firm in San Jose, has an immediate opening for a 3-6 month Contract Associate Attorney with 4-6 years of labor law and employment advice and counsel and litigation experience – employer side.

Ideal applicants will have the following experience:

  • Counseled clients
  • Litigated employment discrimination and wrongful termination matters in California State and federal courts
  • Responded to administrative charges
  • Familiar with ERISA, NLRB, leave and compliance matters (FMLA, ADA, wage and hour)
  • Policy development
  • Compliance training
  • Managing pre-litigation disputes.If you are interested in joining our team, please submit cover letter and resume. Qualified applicants will be contacted.
  • Berliner Cohen is an equal opportunity employer.
  • The successful candidate will possess a strong academic background, a proven track record of strong performance and measurable results with exceptional communication, analytical, and writing skills.

Berliner Cohen is noted for its congenial work environment and provides competitive compensation and benefit package.

If you are interested in joining our team, please submit a cover letter and resume to email: lisa.karr@berliner.com. Qualified applicants will be contacted.

Berliner Cohen, LLP seeks outstanding candidates to join our diverse group. We are an equal opportunity employer. 

PARALEGAL/LEGAL ASSISTANT – ESTATE PLANNING – SAN JOSE

Berliner Cohen LLP has an immediate opening in its San Jose office for an experienced Estate Planning Paralegal/Legal Assistant. The ideal candidate will have experience with both paralegal and administrative support in a busy Trusts and Estate Planning practice group.

Requirements:

  • Minimum 5 years of experience with trust administration, probate, and preparation of estate planning documents.
  • Administrative support to a busy estate planning practice that includes multiple attorneys.
  • Organizational skills and the ability to juggle multiple priorities in a fast paced, team-oriented environment.
  • Job Type: Full-time

Berliner Cohen is noted for its congenial work environment and provides competitive compensation and benefit package.

If you are interested in joining our team, please submit a cover letter and resume to email: lisa.karr@berliner.com. Qualified applicants will be contacted.

Berliner Cohen, LLP seeks outstanding candidates to join our diverse group. We are an equal opportunity employer.