Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. – Employment Litigation Associate


Ogletree Deakins is one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management in all types of employment-related legal matters. The firm has 850 lawyers located in 52 offices across the United States, Canada, Europe and Mexico. Ogletree Deakins has been named a “Law Firm of the Year” for seven consecutive years by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms.”  In 2018, the publication named Ogletree Deakins its “Law Firm of the Year” in the Litigation – Labor & Employment category. In addition to handling labor and employment law matters, the firm has thriving practices focused on business immigration, employee benefits, and workplace safety and health law. Ogletree Deakins represents a diverse range of clients, from small businesses to Fortune 50 companies.

Our Sacramento office has an opportunity for an attorney with extensive employment law experience to join the firm’s expanding practice in California and assume a major role in litigation with extensive contact with client representatives and opposing counsel. Our firm can provide multiple writing, publishing and speaking opportunities.

We are fully committed to the importance of diversity within the legal profession, as well as all workplace environments and strongly encourage the interest of diverse candidates in the firm.

Equal Opportunity Employer.


  • Juris Doctor. Qualified candidates must be and remain licensed to practice law and in good standing in California. During employment, must meet requirements for continuing licensure for law practice.
  • Candidates must have 3-5 years of employment law experience. Wage and hour class action experience preferred.
  • Excellent analytical and writing skills are required.

We are not working with outside recruiters for this position.


 Ogletree Deakins offers a robust suite of benefits for our attorneys including: comprehensive training and development programs including a firm-wide Attorney Retreat every year, firm-sponsored CLE and bar admission expenses, competitive bonus programs, 401(k), affordable health and life insurance including dental & vision coverage, flexible spending accounts to help offset the cost of dependent care and/or health care expenses, Teladoc (24/7 access to a doctor by phone or online video) and an employee assistance program.


 To apply for this position, please submit your materials to our online application: https://lawcruit.micronapps.com/sup/lc_supp_app_frm.aspx?%40Pl3%3CKWEX%40=2%5e71&%3fa8=1%60&B1%3fl%3EJo%3fYe%60=1mjoo&%3db8=5%60%3bO

If you have any questions about this opportunity or want to follow up on your application, please reach out to Anastasia Bohonos at ana.bohonos@ogletree.com with “Sacramento Associate” in subject line.