Business Associate

About Us:

Spaulding, McCullough & Tansil LLP (“SMT”) is a premier law firm in the North Bay with 20+ attorneys. SMT represents sophisticated clients in a wide variety of matters, including business, intellectual property, litigation, labor and employment law, real property, and estate planning. SMT prides itself in fostering an environment for its attorneys and staff that focuses on the importance of practical and technical training and hands-on mentoring. At SMT, we deliver top-notch advice and service to our clients while maintaining a strong work-life balance for our attorneys and staff. SMT is deeply involved in the North Bay community and encourages its employees to take an active role in developing and contributing to the local community. We honor our commitment to the communities we serve and meet that responsibility through volunteerism and local board service.

About the Opportunity:

We are looking for an associate to join the business department in our Santa Rosa office. The candidate should have experience with general business law matters, including entity formation, general governance matters, shareholder agreements, mergers and acquisitions, drafting and reviewing contracts, LLC and partnership agreements, financings and related securities offerings, secured loans, noncompetition agreements, equity incentive plans, and debt structuring.

The ideal candidate will have outstanding writing, analytical, and communication skills, as well as a license to practice in California and a strong academic background. In addition, applicants should have an ability to synthesize and analyze diverse subject matter, a demonstrated proficiency in oral advocacy, and a strong work ethic.


We offer a competitive benefits package. Compensation commensurate with experience.

Please email cover letter, resume and list of references to Heather Holliday at [1]