Career Opportunities with Reed & Davidson, LLP

Associate Attorney

Small, downtown Los Angeles boutique law firm is looking for an associate attorney with a demonstrated interest and/or experience in political, election, and nonprofit organization law, as well as a broader interest and/or experience in civil litigation.

Job Description:

The associate’s primary responsibilities will be in the areas of political and election law, including at least the following: researching and drafting memoranda regarding federal, state and local political and election law; assisting in the preparation and reviewing of campaign finance and lobbying reports; assisting with ethics enforcement actions and complaints; serving as legal counsel in ballot measure and independent expenditure campaigns; providing advice regarding campaign communications and all other legal compliance issues; and generally providing verbal and written advice to clients regarding the foregoing.

The associate will also have significant responsibilities in the area of nonprofit organization law, including preparing tax-exempt organization applications, tax returns, and providing advice regarding the structure of nonprofit organizations.

The associate will also assist with litigation in election and campaign matters.


Zero to three years of relevant legal and/or prior professional experience; demonstrated interest in political and election law as well as nonprofit organizations; strong writing skills, flexibility, attention to detail; excellent academic credentials; law review or journal experience preferred.

Compensation and Benefits:



Please submit cover letter, resume and writing sample to Ana Simeonova, Office Manager,

Compliance Specialist

Small, downtown Los Angeles boutique law firm is looking for a Compliance Specialist to assist in the preparation of campaign and lobbying reports and maintain treasury services for clients engaged in the political arena.

Job Description:

The Compliance Specialist’s responsibilities include the following: performing data entry for campaign account activity, such as recording receipts and disbursements into accounting and reporting software; issuing disbursements via check and wire transfer; performing research pertaining to contribution limits and reviewing for compliance with applicable law; assisting with political action committee (PAC) filings; assisting with preparation of lobbying reports; preparing financial statements; and maintaining client files.

Preferred Qualifications:

Detail-oriented; well organized; strong time management skills; knowledge of basic accounting principles; familiarity with political campaigns; data entry skills; research skills; ability to work well in a team setting; familiarity with Microsoft Excel and/or campaign or accounting software programs; an interest in politics or civic engagement; perfect for a recent college graduate.

Compensation and Benefits:

Competitive salary. Great benefits. Paid overtime required during heavy reporting periods.


Please submit cover letter and resume to Ana Simeonova, Office Manager at

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