Job Title: 

Law Clerk

Job Duties:

Bergman and Allderdice in Los Angeles, CA is seeking a Law Clerk to draft legal memorandums related to domestic and international nonprofit law issues. Individuals will apply advanced theoretical and practical knowledge of legal principles and concepts to carry out the following duties and responsibilities:

  •  Prepare and draft legal memorandums related to domestic and international nonprofit law issue.

  •  Prepare and draft legal memorandum related to legal issues concerning charitable organizations, business organizations, and tax-exempt laws.

  •  Prepare and file legal documents concerning formation of nonprofit organizations and business organizations.

  •  Research and draft legal documents related to legal issues concerning charitable organizations, business organizations, and tax-exempt laws pertaining to multi million-dollar community economic development projects made possible through complex tax credit-advantaged financing structures.

  •  Analyze and review foreign legal systems and regulations especially pertaining to nonprofit organizations and grassroots community economic development efforts.

  •  Network and build relationship with local and international charitable organizations to build and diversity the firm's client base.

 Minimum Requirements: Master's degree in Law (LLM) or Juris Doctor (JD) degree in Law, Business Law, or any related field of study, plus at least six (6) months of experience in the job offered, as a Legal Specialist or in any business law related position(s).

 Must have demonstrable knowledge of the following:

 1. International and Domestic Business Transactions including Community Economic Development and Real Estate.

2. Business Organizations including Formation and Compliance Under Relevant Federal, State, and International Statutes.

3. Domestic Nonprofit Law including Federal and State Tax Exemption.

4. International Tax-Exempt and Charitable Organizations Law.

 No travel; no telecommuting.

Additional Information:

Job Site: 1200 Wilshire Blvd., Ste. 610, Los Angeles, CA 90017.

Mail Resumes To: Bergman and Allderdice, ATTN: HR, 1200 Wilshire Blvd., Ste. 610, Los Angeles, CA 90017.

No calls or emails.  EOE.

Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship.