Careers

Hartman King PC is currently recruiting for the following positions.

Associate Attorney | Paralegal | Contract Attorney

Hartman King PC is a Sacramento-area boutique environmental law firm that represents a broad base of clients located throughout the United States and abroad. Our clients range in size from small “Mom and Pop” companies to some of the largest drivers of our economy.

At our firm, we have assembled an extremely skilled, strategic, innovative, and collaborative team committed to supporting each other and delivering top-shelf representation and unmatched client service. We believe teamwork is essential to producing the highest quality work for our clients and to promoting each team member’s engagement and professional fulfillment. Our collaborative culture creates mentorship opportunities and space for team members to stretch and meet new challenges. As a team member at Hartman King PC, you will be valued as a whole person, empowered in your career, and supported in your development and professional growth. If you share these values, we want to hear from you!

Associate Attorney

We are seeking an associate with 4-8 years of experience. A demonstrated interest in our firm’s practice areas is desirable. Experience handling regulatory compliance, environmental litigation, agency enforcement defense, and contaminated property matters is ideal, but not required to be considered for a position. The ideal candidate must be a strong technical lawyer, excellent writer, effective communicator, self-starter, and enjoy motivating and mentoring more-junior members of the team. This position requires the ability to handle complex areas of law in an accurate and efficient manner. The successful candidate will be someone who enjoys working in a collaborative environment and inspires others to be their best. Solid academic credentials and references are required.

Hartman King PC offers a competitive salary package commensurate with skills and experience, plus excellent benefits that include medical, dental, and vision coverage and a retirement savings 401(k) plan.

If you meet the above qualifications and would like to be considered to join our team, please submit your resume, writing sample, and reference list to Resumes@HartmanKingLaw.com.

Paralegal

We are seeking an experienced Paralegal to join our team. The Paralegal’s role includes, but is not limited to the following duties:

• Assisting with case planning, development and management.

• Collecting, compiling, analyzing and summarizing records, technical documents, and legal documents to make an independent decision and recommendation to the supervising attorney.

• Performing legal research and analysis.

• Confirming citation accuracy and format.

• Identifying pertinent deadlines, dates and managing accurate calendars for attorneys and other team members as needed.

• Identifying, compiling and preparing matter preparation materials, hearing and trial preparation materials.

• Drafting and formatting legal filings, legal documents, letters, formal discovery requests, notices, motions, legal memoranda, and summaries of depositions.

• Drafting legal compliance trainings and presentations and delivering the same over a variety of media.

• Researching and drafting relevant articles for posting on the firm’s web site and social media outlets.

• Coordinating closely with technical consultants, experts, and outside vendors on projects, including review and management of consultant/expert/vendor invoices for reasonableness and accuracy.

• Responsibility for professional client communication on select matters.

• Tracking and documenting billable and nonbillable time pursuant to firm’s guidelines.

• Performing a number of other similar or related duties which may not be specifically included in this description, but which are consistent with the general skill level of the job and the responsibilities described.

Knowledge, Skills and Traits:

• Advanced experience and skill using technology and typical law firm office software, programs and computer systems, including calendaring programs, Microsoft Office, specifically Word, PowerPoint and Excel, electronic legal filing platforms in state and federal court, and legal research databases.

• Knowledge of principles, concepts and methodology of legal proceedings and legal research.

• Knowledge of principles related to attorney-client relationships, duties to clients and ethical rules.

• Principles of legal writing.

• Problem identification, analysis and evaluation.

• Excellent written and oral communication skills.

• Knowledge of basic math skills.

• Proactive and solution-oriented attitude.

• Desire to improve, grow and willingness to accept feedback.

• Team-oriented attitude and commitment to taking action to help one’s teammates succeed.

• Ability to work independently and efficiently, whether in a traditional office environment or in a remote-working environment.

• Close attention to detail.

• Excellent ability to proofread and format written documents.

Minimum Qualifications:

• Completion of an approved paralegal program or certification pursuant to California Business and Professions Code, Chapter 5.6.

• Associate degree or equivalent work experience in a field that develops the skills required for the functions and responsibilities of the position.

• 5 years of experience.

The successful candidate will be someone who enjoys working in a collaborative environment and inspires others to be their best. Solid academic credentials and references are required. Hartman King PC offers a competitive compensation package commensurate with skills and experience, plus excellent benefits that include medical, dental, and vision coverage and a retirement savings 401(k) plan.

If you meet the above qualifications and would like to be considered to join our team, please submit a cover letter, resume, and reference list to Resumes@HartmanKingLaw.com.

Contract Attorney

We are seeking attorneys to help us provide top-tier client service. This is a contract position and not a full-time employee position with the firm. Ideal contract attorneys will have a minimum of 5 years’ experience. The ideal candidate must be a strong technical lawyer, excellent writer, and effective communicator. This position requires the ability to handle complex areas of law in an accurate and efficient manner. If the candidate has a particular skill-set or area of expertise, we would like to hear about it. The successful candidates will be those who enjoy working in a collaborative environment and inspire others to be their best. Solid academic credentials and references are required.

Hartman King PC offers competitive compensation, commensurate with skills and experience.

If you meet the above qualifications and would like to be considered to join our team, please submit your resume, writing sample, and reference list to Resumes@HartmanKingLaw.com.

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We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. This company does not and will not discriminate in employment and personnel practices on the basis of race, sex, age, handicap, religion, national origin or any other basis prohibited by applicable law. Hiring and promotion practices are performed without regard to the above-listed items.