Hansen, Kohls, Sommer & Jacob, LLP

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Job Opportunities:







Associate Attorney

Hansen, Kohls, Sommer & Jacob, LLP is a boutique 9-attorney law firm looking to immediately add another litigation associate attorney to our office in Roseville, CA.

Our largest practice areas are professional malpractice defense, insurance bad faith and business litigation. This position requires a person with excellent verbal and written communication skills, confidence, poise and the ability to think creatively. A minimum of two years’ civil litigation experience is required. Our salaries are very competitive, and we offer a great working environment. 

Benefits Offered:

  •  Competitive Salary 

  •  Performance based bonus program

  • Health Insurance

  • Dental Insurance

  •  Retirement Benefits 

 Please include a current résumé and writing sample in your reply.

In-House Courier for Law Firm (Roseville)

compensation: $13.00 per hour
employment type: part-time

Law firm in Roseville, California, is looking for a part-time in-house courier.  You would work every Tuesday and Thursday from 9 am to 5 pm.    

Courier Responsibilities 

We rely on our couriers to file our legal documents daily.  The courier responsibilities are listed below:

  • Filing with the courts within a 50-mile radius of our office, which would include Placer, Sacramento, Yuba, Yolo and San Joaquin counties  

  • Occasionally filing documents in San Francisco, Modesto and Fresno  

  • Maintain a reliable vehicle and current auto insurance   

  • Office runs such as bank deposits, retirement account deposits, etc.

  • Hand deliveries

 Office and Administrative Tasks 

We also rely on our couriers to perform in-house duties, and to support the secretarial staff. Some of the tasks include:

  •  Office supply inventory and ordering  

  • Upkeep of conference rooms, kitchen, library, etc. 

  • Assisting secretaries with tasks such as copying, scanning, etc.

  • Covering the front desk during the receptionist’s lunch and breaks

  • Occasional full day front desk coverage   

The office is a friendly environment. Mileage reimbursement is at the current IRS-published rate and your starting hourly rate is $13.00. Please send a resume to jdurda@hansenkohls.com.



December 27, 2012

SACRAMENTO — Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. today announced the appointment of Michael W. Jones to a judgeship in the Placer County Superior Court.

Jones, 56, of Folsom, has served as senior partner at Hansen Kohls Jones Sommer and Jacob LLP since 2003 and was an associate attorney at Hansen Boyd Culhane and Watson LLP from 1998 to 2003. He was an attorney at Michael W. Jones Attorney at Law from 1997 to 1998 and assistant district attorney at the Shasta County District Attorney's Office from 1990 to 1997. Jones served as deputy district attorney at the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office from 1989 to 1990, associate attorney at Bonne Jones Bridges Mueller O'Keefe and Hunt in 1989 and senior criminal investigator at the California Department of Insurance Fraud Bureau from 1986 to 1989. He was senior special investigator at the California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control from 1982 to 1986. He earned a Juris Doctorate degree from Western State University College of Law and a Bachelor of Arts degree from California State University, Sacramento. Jones fills the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Larry D. Gaddis.