Contract Attorney - Litigation

The Wonderful Company

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Company

Roll Law Group PC

Location

Los Angeles, CA

The Role

 Roll Law Group PC, the "in-house law firm" for The Wonderful Company LLC (www.wonderful.com) and its affiliates, is seeking a contract attorney with at least ten (10) years commercial litigation experience to assist it in the handling of day-to-day litigation for all of The Wonderful Company's privately-held farming, food and beverage companies. This position will require participation in ongoing litigation and require, among other things, drafting pleadings, discovery, and dispositive motions, and conducting legal research, as required by a litigator in any law firm. Roll Law Group provides legal services to all of The Wonderful Company's operating companies in almost every legal discipline. The Wonderful Company and its affiliates are global leaders in their respective industries. The Wonderful Company's agricultural companies and integrated farming operations include pistachios, almonds, pomegranates and citrus, and represent such well-known brands as Wonderful Pistachios, Wonderful Almonds, Wonderful Halos, Wonderful Sweet Scarletts and POM Wonderful. The Wonderful Company portfolio also includes other businesses such as FIJI Water, JUSTIN & Landmark wines, and Teleflora. The Wonderful Company and its affiliates collectively have over $4 billion in annual revenues and over 8,500 employees. The Wonderful Company and Roll Law Group headquarters are located in West Los Angeles, California.

Here's what you'll do:

  • Litigate an array of commercial, regulatory and employment matters independently and with minimal supervision. Perform routine litigation tasks such as legal research; writing briefs/motions; interviewing witnesses; conducting investigations; and drafting/responding to discovery.
  • Counsel and advise operating companies on a broad range of legal issues, including U.S. food and beverage regulatory matters, commercial disputes, and labor and employment cases, among others.

Here's what you'll bring to the table:

  • Minimum of ten (10) years of experience practicing litigation in a top-tier U.S. law firm.
  • JD from an accredited, top tier law school.
  • Strong academic credentials, excellent analytical, organizational, verbal and written skills required.
  • Ability to provide top-quality, proactive, accurate, timely and effective legal representation in a fast moving environment with minimal supervision.
  • Member in good standing of California State Bar.


OTHER

  • Two writing samples required.
  • Competitive salary and benefits offered.

 

Perks

Here's what we'll bring to the table:

  • Competitive benefits package including Medical (including 24/7 online access to a physician), Vision, Dental, and 401k with match eligibility.
  • Subsidized gym membership.
  • Onsite subsidized high end cafe offering farm to table meals and snacks.
  • Free onsite yoga classes and other wellness-focused activities.
  • Wonderful Giving (www.wonderfulgiving.com) -- allowing you to donate company money to a cause of your choice.
  • Free tobacco cessation programs.
  • All the FIJI Water and Wonderful snacks you may want in the office.
  • Discounted tickets to various LA attractions.
  • We are bicycle-friendly, with newly installed bicycle racks available to all LA-based employees.

Headquartered in Los Angeles, The Wonderful Company is a privately held $4 billion global company dedicated to harvesting health and happiness around the world through its iconic consumer brands. The company's 9,000 employees worldwide are dedicated to bringing consumers everywhere the freshest, most wholesome pistachios, almonds, citrus and pomegranates; bottling the finest water and wines; and creating colorful bouquets that are sure to touch the heart. This commitment is reflected in the company's market share: Wonderful Pistachios is America's No. 1 tree nut brand and one of the top-selling salty snacks; Wonderful Halos is the No. 1 mandarin orange in America; POM Wonderful is the No. 1 100% pomegranate brand in America; FIJI Water is America's No. 1 premium bottled water brand; Teleflora is the No. 1 floral delivery service through local florists; and JUSTIN Wine has the No. 1 Cabernet Sauvignon in California. A 2016 Nielsen study evaluating the familiarity, quality, and momentum of more than 2,500 leading brands revealed that Wonderful Company products dominated the top 10 lists of consumers across all generations, more than any other consumer goods company.

The Wonderful Company's connection to consumers has health at its heart and giving back in its DNA. The company has a long-standing commitment to corporate social responsibility, including more than $120 million invested in environmental technologies and sustainability research, $45 million in charitable giving and education initiatives every year, $30 million toward the construction of a new charter school campus in California's Central Valley, and innovative health and wellness programs, including two new, free primary care clinics for employees and their dependents.

To learn more about The Wonderful Company, its products and core values, visit www.wonderful.com, or follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

The Wonderful Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer and with opportunities for advancement. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories.

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