Current Openings



Marketing Coordinator/Designer 

Payne & Fears LLP seeks a driven Marketing Coordinator/Designer to help bring our client-facing materials and communications to the next level.

This person will report to the Director of Marketing and Business Development. The role requires communication with partner-level attorneys, vendors, and other third parties. The ideal candidate will have a desire to grow within the role and bring new ideas to the table, and will be highly collaborative while also thriving independently. The ability to juggle multiple responsibilities simultaneously, strong organizational skills, and attention to detail are essential for success. The position will be based in our Irvine, CA, office, and will also serve attorneys in our LA, San Francisco, Salt Lake City, and Las Vegas offices. Remote start is possible, depending on start date, but ability to work in the Irvine office is required.

-3 to 6 years of graphic design experience
-Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Acrobat)
-Canva (for design)
-Strong PPT skills, including finding relevant images to fit the content, formatting, polishing for style, suggesting improvements
-Strong experience designing collateral, handouts, swag, client/internal newsletters, advertisements, etc.

-CRM systems
-Email management systems (Constant Contact a plus)
-GotoWebinar/Zoom/Teams other virtual Webinar platforms
-Website experience updating content, carousel, and other design elements (WordPress, Drupel, basic HTML a plus, alt tag/SEO/website design experience a plus)
-Event coordination (creating invitations, event logistics, follow-up reports, etc.)
-Research/fact checking skills
-Google analytics, social media

-Eye for detail, highly organized, creative
-Comfortable interacting with partners/executives                                                                       
-Highly motivated individual, eager to bring new ideas to the table
- Strong verbal and written communication skills, including proofreading content for typos/inconsistent formatting
-Ability to multi-task and rapidly respond to short deadlines
-Can deal with criticism and rethink projects based on management feedback

TO APPLY: Send resume and design samples (brochures, invites, handouts, etc.) to Alexandra DeFelice ( Note where you saw the job listing as well as salary expectation. 
The subject line should say: Marketing Coordinator-Your Last Name, Your First Name. 



Partner-Employment Litigation Group or Business Litigation Group

Location:  San Francisco, CA

Job Description:  Payne & Fears, LLP, a regional California law firm with seven offices, is seeking an experienced attorney to help lead our growing San Francisco office. The ideal candidate will have an established book of business with a desire to grow or expand in the Employment Litigation or Business Litigation practice areas. P&F is a different kind of law firm in that we allow our attorneys to blaze their own trails in a way that’s authentic to each person and we have tremendous respect for difference in practice styles. We are entrepreneurs who work independently, while also rolling up our sleeves to collaborate across offices to best serve our clients.

We allow our attorneys a great deal of autonomy to build their own practice with the backing of a brand-name firm without big-firm bureaucracy. We are here to build a legacy, promote the next generation of leaders and mentor and support junior attorneys. We are looking for an enthusiastic risk-taker who wants to make P&F a long-term home. The person would work hand in hand with our San Francisco office Managing Partner to develop and execute on a strategic plan to grow our client portfolio in the Bay Area.

Qualifications and Prior Experience:

  • Minimum of eight years of private law practice experience

  • Demonstrated ability to originate and maintain client relationships

  • Comfortable running a smaller branch office with larger firm resources

  • California State Bar admission

  • Experience working with technology industry clients a plus

To apply, contact