Careers

Working at KNCH

Working at Koeller Nebeker Carlson Haluck, LLP is not only an opportunity to start or further your career among the brightest minds and collaborative teams; it is also an opportunity to become part of our firm family.

KNCH is a complex litigation law firm, respected nationally by our clients and colleagues.  Since our founding in 1986, the firm has established itself as the leader in defending many of the country’s largest contractors, developers, and insurance carriers.  And as a firm committed to exceeding our clients’ expectations, we have grown into a multifaceted law firm with 11 practice areas.  KNCH is proud to currently have 200 employees in 7 offices spanning the country, with plans for further expansion and reaches for our clients.

Koeller Nebeker Carlson Haluck, LLP management is committed to fostering a positive working environment.  We are dedicated to mentoring our employees and seek individuals with a passion for excellence and a strong belief in teamwork, integrity, and leadership.  We offer the right balance of support, motivation, and “hands-on” experience to enable our team members to be the very best colleagues and professionals they can be.

Our firm culture reflects our commitment to our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.  We offer many firm-wide wellness initiatives and all of our office’s support and participate in community outreach.  At our core, we at KNCH believe in maintaining an inclusive environment where people are valued, respected, accepted, and supported to allow each firm member to succeed at every level.

Career Growth

Whether you are just starting out in your career, or have become a seasoned professional, KNCH is positioned to assist in your growth and further success.  Our partners, senior associates and department managers provide skilled experience and training, as well as provide the tools for all employees to explore and excel in our firm.

Associate attorneys will have the opportunity to work on complex litigation matters from the start, some among the largest cases in the country.  KNCH encourages individuals to explore our multi-faceted practice areas, working in teams guided by our exceptional partners, enabling them to gain valuable experience that will allow them to make informed decisions regarding their individual career path.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Koeller Nebeker Carlson Haluck, LLP is committed to equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, or disability.

Attorneys
Sacramento, CA
Posted 1 week ago
INTEGRITY.  INNOVATION.  INSIGHT. Built on the Tradition of Exceeding Client Expectations. OVERVIEW: Koeller Nebeker Carlson & Haluck LLP, is seeking an experienced Associate Attorney to assist with its busy litigation practice in the greater Northern California area.  Practice areas include defense in personal injury, trucking, construction, and nursing home claims. This position offers the ability to work remotely for the right candidate.   The ideal candidate will have the ability to independently prepare and argue persuasive motions and hearings, written discovery, conduct depositions, and handle trial preparation. The Associate will be assigned a full workload so a considered applicant will need to be able to identify and execute a plan for successful handling.   Koeller Nebeker Carlson & Haluck, LLP is committed to equal opportunity employment. We welcome talented individuals with diverse areas of expertise and points of view to join our team. KNCH is dedicated to fostering an environment that embraces differences, promotes equality, and engenders mutual respect, thereby creating a culture of inclusion where everyone has the opportunity to excel. Please submit a resume, cover letter, and salary requirements for immediate and confidential consideration to Stephanie.Young@knchlaw.com. QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Must be an active California licensed attorney in good standing
  • Strong research and writing skills
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong time management skills
  • Ability to analyze case law
  • Knowledge of state, federal and local laws
BENEFITS:
  • Medical, dental, vision insurance (First of the month following 30 days of full‐time employment)
  • Basic & Supplemental Life Insurance
  • Disability (STD & LTD)
  • 401K plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • 10-11 Paid Holidays
  • Remote work options
  • Salary commensurate with experience but ranges from $110,000-$155,000

INTEGRITY.  INNOVATION.  INSIGHT. Built on the Tradition of Exceeding Client Expectations. OVERVIEW: Koeller Nebeker Carlson & Haluck LLP, is seeking an experienced Associate Attorney to assist ...

Attorneys
San Diego, CA
Posted 4 weeks ago
Senior Associate Attorney 3+ Years of Experience San Diego, California  INTEGRITY.  INNOVATION.  INSIGHT. Built on the Tradition of Exceeding Client Expectations. OVERVIEW: Koeller Nebeker Carlson & Haluck LLP, a downtown San Diego law firm, is seeking an Associate Attorney with over 3 years of legal experience, particularly in the areas of complex civil litigation, construction, and personal injury matters. If you are an experienced, self-motivated individual who can communicate effortlessly with clients, counsel and courts, then we want you. Koeller Nebeker Carlson & Haluck, LLP is committed to equal opportunity employment.  We welcome talented individuals with diverse areas of expertise and points of view to join our team.  KNCH is dedicated to fostering an environment that embraces differences, promotes equality, and engenders mutual respect, thereby creating a culture of inclusion where everyone has the opportunity to excel. RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Independent case evaluation, recommendation, and support skills.
  • Communicate with client and counsel and senior managing partner.
  • Strategize, recommend and then propound and respond to discovery.
  • Perform legal research, draft memoranda and supervise more junior attorneys as to same.
  • Draft complaints, motions, and other pleadings and documents.
  • Evaluate, draft and argue dispositive motions.
  • Prepare for, take, and defend depositions of percipient, party and expert witnesses.
  • Prepare for and attend court hearings.
  • Prepare for and attend mediation.
  • Supervise junior attorney and paralegal staff in preparation for trial and arbitration.
  • Provide excellent service to all clients.
  • Become familiar with and comply with billing and reporting requirements of the Firm, client and insurance carriers.
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Three or more years of civil litigation experience.
  • In good standing with the California State Bar; licensure in other states a plus.
  • Strong research and writing skills.
  • Strong oral advocacy skills and familiarity with rules of evidence.
  • Ability to work independently and to multitask while demonstrating strong attention to detail.
  • Strong communication and time management skills.
  • General familiarity with courts, E-Filing, Excel, Word, IManage, Outlook, Serengeti Tracker, Time Matters, and PowerPoint.
BENEFITS:
  • Medical, dental, vision insurance (First of the month following 30 days of full‐time employment)
  • Basic & Supplemental Life Insurance
  • Disability (STD & LTD)
  • 401K plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • 10-11 Paid Holidays
Please provide a resume, cover letter and writing sample.  

Senior Associate Attorney 3+ Years of Experience San Diego, California  INTEGRITY.  INNOVATION.  INSIGHT. Built on the Tradition of Exceeding Client Expectations. OVERVIEW: Koeller Nebeker Carlson ...

Attorneys
San Diego, CA
Posted 4 weeks ago
Associate Attorney 1-3 Years of Experience San Diego, California  INTEGRITY.  INNOVATION.  INSIGHT. Built on the Tradition of Exceeding Client Expectations. OVERVIEW: Koeller Nebeker Carlson & Haluck LLP, a downtown San Diego law firm, is seeking an Associate Attorney with 1-3 years of legal experience, particularly in the areas of complex civil litigation, construction, and personal injury matters. If you are an experienced, self-motivated individual who can communicate effortlessly with clients, counsel and courts, then we want you. Koeller Nebeker Carlson & Haluck, LLP is committed to equal opportunity employment.  We welcome talented individuals with diverse areas of expertise and points of view to join our team.  KNCH is dedicated to fostering an environment that embraces differences, promotes equality, and engenders mutual respect, thereby creating a culture of inclusion where everyone has the opportunity to excel. RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Independent case evaluation, recommendation, and support skills.
  • Communicate with client and counsel and senior managing partner.
  • Strategize, recommend and then propound and respond to discovery.
  • Perform legal research, draft memoranda and supervise more junior attorneys as to same.
  • Draft complaints, motions, and other pleadings and documents.
  • Evaluate, draft and argue dispositive motions.
  • Prepare for, take, and defend depositions of percipient, party and expert witnesses.
  • Prepare for and attend court hearings.
  • Prepare for and attend mediation.
  • Supervise junior attorney and paralegal staff in preparation for trial and arbitration.
  • Provide excellent service to all clients.
  • Become familiar with and comply with billing and reporting requirements of the Firm, client and insurance carriers.
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Civil litigation experience.
  • In good standing with the California State Bar; licensure in other states a plus.
  • Strong research and writing skills.
  • Strong oral advocacy skills and familiarity with rules of evidence.
  • Ability to work independently and to multitask while demonstrating strong attention to detail.
  • Strong communication and time management skills.
  • General familiarity with courts, E-Filing, Excel, Word, IManage, Outlook, Serengeti Tracker, Time Matters, and PowerPoint.
BENEFITS:
  • Medical, dental, vision insurance (First of the month following 30 days of full‐time employment)
  • Basic & Supplemental Life Insurance
  • Disability (STD & LTD)
  • 401K plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • 10-11 Paid Holidays
Please provide a resume, cover letter and writing sample.  

Associate Attorney 1-3 Years of Experience San Diego, California  INTEGRITY.  INNOVATION.  INSIGHT. Built on the Tradition of Exceeding Client Expectations. OVERVIEW: Koeller Nebeker Carlson & ...

Paralegals
Phoenix, AZ
Posted 2 months ago

Litigation Paralegal Phoenix, Arizona

INTEGRITY.  INNOVATION.  INSIGHT.

Built on the Tradition of Exceeding Client Expectations.

OVERVIEW: The Phoenix office of Koeller Nebeker Carlson & Haluck, LLP, is growing and is adding a full-time Litigation Paralegal to join our team. This is an in-person position with flexibility. We are seeking an exceptional paralegal that works proficiently and effectively while assisting attorneys in all phases of the case. The paralegal will be responsible for working with the team and will take on significant matter management responsibilities. The ideal candidate will be a highly-motivated, proactive, organized individual with superior analytical ability, judgment, and research skills as well as the desire to provide exceptional client service.   We’re looking for a self-starter with excellent interpersonal skills, and the highest degree of professionalism. Must be a team player with a positive, can-do attitude.   Essential responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
  • Substantive knowledge of the litigation process and rules of procedure.
  • Ability to manage large litigation matters from inception through trial.
  • Draft disclosures, discovery, and other legal documents for attorney review.
  • Prepare exhibits for attorney use at depositions and as attachments to motions.
  • Maintain and organize case and witness files.
  • Communicate with investigators, expert witnesses, counsel, and clients about obtaining discovery and other case related issues.
  • Ability to analyze and summarize case information and evidence for attorney review, including medical records.
  • Prepare initial drafts of status reports to clients.
  • Ability to perform substantive research.
Education and Experience:
  • Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree in paralegal or legal studies from an accredited college or university program preferred.
  • Minimum of four years litigation experience.
  • Insurance defense background helpful.
Koeller Nebeker Carlson & Haluck, LLP (“KNCH”) offers a competitive performance-based compensation and benefits package, including health and dental insurance, 401K and parking. KNCH is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.   Koeller Nebeker Carlson Haluck, LLP is committed to equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, or disability.

Litigation Paralegal Phoenix, Arizona INTEGRITY.  INNOVATION.  INSIGHT. Built on the Tradition of Exceeding Client Expectations. OVERVIEW: The Phoenix office of Koeller Nebeker Carlson & Haluck,...

Attorneys
Phoenix, AZ
Posted 2 months ago
Associate Attorney Phoenix, Arizona INTEGRITY.  INNOVATION.  INSIGHT. Built on the Tradition of Exceeding Client Expectations. OVERVIEW: The Phoenix office of Koeller Nebeker Carlson & Haluck, LLP is growing and is adding a Senior Associate with 4-8 years of legal experience, particularly in the areas of complex civil litigation, construction, and personal injury matters. Candidates with insurance defense experience are strongly encouraged to apply. If you are an experienced, self-motivated individual who can communicate effortlessly with clients, counsel and courts, then we want you. This is a hybrid position.   The firm is committed to equal opportunity employment. We welcome talented individuals with diverse areas of expertise and points of view to join our team. We are dedicated to fostering an environment that embraces differences, promotes equality, and engenders mutual respect, thereby creating a culture of inclusion where everyone has the opportunity to excel. RESPONSIBILITIES:
      • Case evaluation, recommendation, and support.
      • Communicate with client and counsel.
      • Propound and respond to discovery.
      • Perform legal research and draft memoranda.
      • Draft complaints, motions, and other pleadings and documents.
      • Prepare for, take, and defend depositions.
      • Prepare for and attend court hearings.
      • Prepare for and attend mediation.
      • Provide excellent service to all clients.
QUALIFICATIONS:
      • Four or more years of civil litigation experience.
      • Must be in good standing with the Arizona State Bar.
      • In addition to the Arizona State Bar, those in good standing with the California State Bar are strongly encouraged to apply.
      • Strong research and writing skills.
      • Ability to work independently and to multitask while demonstrating strong attention to detail.
      • Experience with depositions, motions and court hearings are required.
      • Strong communication and time management skills.
      • Believe in being a team player.
Koeller Nebeker Carlson & Haluck, LLP (“KNCH”) offers a competitive performance-based compensation and benefits package, including health and dental insurance, 401K and parking. KNCH is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.   Koeller Nebeker Carlson Haluck, LLP is committed to equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, or disability.  

Associate Attorney Phoenix, Arizona INTEGRITY.  INNOVATION.  INSIGHT. Built on the Tradition of Exceeding Client Expectations. OVERVIEW: The Phoenix office of Koeller Nebeker Carlson & Haluck, L...

Attorneys
Las Vegas, NV
Posted 2 months ago

Associate Attorney Las Vegas, Nevada

INTEGRITY.  INNOVATION.  INSIGHT.

Built on the Tradition of Exceeding Client Expectations.

OVERVIEW: Koeller Nebeker Carlson Haluck LLP, office in Las Vegas, Nevada, is seeking an Associate Attorney with 0-3 years of legal experience. The firm defends clients in areas of complex civil litigation, construction, bad-faith insurance claims and personal injury cases. If you are a self-motivated individual who is interested in learning litigation from Complaint to verdict, then we want you. RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Case evaluation, recommendation, and support
  • Communicate with client and counsel
  • Propound and respond to discovery
  • Perform legal research and draft memoranda
  • Draft complaints, motions, and other pleadings and documents
  • Prepare for, take, and defend depositions
  • Prepare for and attend court hearings
  • Prepare for and attend mediation
  • Provide excellent service to all clients
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • In good standing with the Nevada State Bar
  • Strong research and writing skills
  • Ability to work independently and to multitask while demonstrating strong attention to detail
  • Strong communication and time management skills
  • General familiarity with courts, E-Filing, Excel, Word, IManage, Outlook, and PowerPoint

BENEFITS:

  • Medical, dental, vision insurance (First of the month following 30 days of full‐time employment)
  • Basic & Supplemental Life Insurance
  • Disability (STD & LTD)
  • 401K plan
  • Paid Time Off 
  • 10-11 Paid Holidays 

Koeller Nebeker Carlson Haluck, LLP is committed to equal opportunity employment and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, transgender status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, disability or genetic information.

We welcome talented individuals with diverse areas of expertise and points of view to join our team.  KNCH is dedicated to fostering an environment that embraces differences, promotes equality, and engenders mutual respect, thereby creating a culture of inclusion where everyone has the opportunity to excel.

  • We are not accepting resumes from placement agencies.
  • Please provide references

Associate Attorney Las Vegas, Nevada INTEGRITY.  INNOVATION.  INSIGHT. Built on the Tradition of Exceeding Client Expectations. OVERVIEW: Koeller Nebeker Carlson Haluck LLP, office in Las Vegas, Nev...

Attorneys
Irvine, CA
Posted 1 year ago

Associate Attorney - Irvine, California

INTEGRITY.  INNOVATION.  INSIGHT.

Built on the Tradition of Exceeding Client Expectations.

OVERVIEW: Koeller Nebeker Carlson Haluck LLP, office in Irvine, is seeking an Associate Attorney with 2-5 years of legal experience, particularly in the areas of complex civil litigation, construction, and personal injury matters. If you are an experienced, self-motivated individual who can communicate effortlessly with clients, counsel and courts, then we want you. RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Case evaluation, recommendation, and support
  • Communicate with client and counsel
  • Propound and respond to discovery
  • Perform legal research and draft memoranda
  • Draft complaints, motions, and other pleadings and documents
  • Prepare for, take, and defend depositions
  • Prepare for and attend court hearings
  • Prepare for and attend mediation
  • Provide excellent service to all clients
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • 2 or more years of civil litigation experience
  • In good standing with the California State Bar
  • Strong research and writing skills
  • Ability to work independently and to multitask while demonstrating strong attention to detail
  • Strong communication and time management skills
  • General familiarity with courts, E-Filing, Excel, Word, IManage, Outlook, and PowerPoint

BENEFITS:

  • Medical, dental, vision insurance (First of the month following 30 days of full‐time employment)
  • Basic & Supplemental Life Insurance
  • Disability (STD & LTD)
  • 401K plan
  • Paid Time Off 
  • 10-11 Paid Holidays 

Koeller Nebeker Carlson Haluck, LLP is committed to equal opportunity employment and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, transgender status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, disability or genetic information.

We welcome talented individuals with diverse areas of expertise and points of view to join our team.  KNCH is dedicated to fostering an environment that embraces differences, promotes equality, and engenders mutual respect, thereby creating a culture of inclusion where everyone has the opportunity to excel.

  • We are not accepting resumes from placement agencies.
  • Please provide references

Associate Attorney – Irvine, California INTEGRITY.  INNOVATION.  INSIGHT. Built on the Tradition of Exceeding Client Expectations. OVERVIEW: Koeller Nebeker Carlson Haluck LLP, office in Irvin...

Attorneys
Posted 1 year ago

Associate Attorney Miami, Florida

INTEGRITY.  INNOVATION.  INSIGHT.

Built on the Tradition of Exceeding Client Expectations.

OVERVIEW:

Koeller Nebeker Carlson Haluck LLP, a downtown Orlando and Miami law firm, is seeking an Associate Attorney with 1-5 years of legal experience, particularly in the areas of complex civil litigation, construction, and personal injury matters. If you are an experienced, self-motivated individual who can communicate effortlessly with clients, counsel and courts, then we want you.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Case evaluation, recommendation, and support
  • Communicate with client and counsel
  • Propound and respond to discovery
  • Perform legal research and draft memoranda
  • Draft complaints, motions, and other pleadings and documents
  • Prepare for, take, and defend depositions
  • Prepare for and attend court hearings
  • Prepare for and attend mediation
  • Interest in going to trial and arbitration
  • Provide excellent service to all clients

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 1 or more years of civil litigation experience
  • In good standing with the Florida State Bar
  • Strong research and writing skills
  • Ability to work independently and to multitask while demonstrating strong attention to detail
  • Strong communication and time management skills
  • General familiarity with courts, E-Filing, Excel, Word, IManage, Outlook, Serengeti Tracker, Time Matters and PowerPoint

BENEFITS:

  • Medical, dental, vision insurance (First of the month following 30 days of full‐time employment)
  • Basic & Supplemental Life Insurance
  • Disability (STD & LTD)
  • 401K plan
  • Paid Time Off 
  • 10-11 Paid Holidays 

Koeller Nebeker Carlson Haluck, LLP is committed to equal opportunity employment and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, transgender status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, disability or genetic information.

We welcome talented individuals with diverse areas of expertise and points of view to join our team.  KNCH is dedicated to fostering an environment that embraces differences, promotes equality, and engenders mutual respect, thereby creating a culture of inclusion where everyone has the opportunity to excel.

  • We are not accepting resumes from placement agencies.
  • Please provide references

Associate Attorney Miami, Florida INTEGRITY.  INNOVATION.  INSIGHT. Built on the Tradition of Exceeding Client Expectations. OVERVIEW: Koeller Nebeker Carlson Haluck LLP, a downtown Orlando and Miam...