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19 days ago


Walnut Creek, CA


Pillar Legal, P.C., a boutique international law firm with offices in the San Francisco Bay Area and Shanghai, is seeking a corporate associate attorney to join our U.S. office remotely or onsite at our Walnut Creek, California office post pandemic. The candidate will work closely with the founding partner to provide corporate and transactional legal services for video game companies as well as other technology, media and entertainment companies.

We are currently seeking a junior or mid-level corporate and transaction attorney. For a junior associate, we offer excellent hands-on training opportunities through a wide range of business transaction work, helping the right candidate gain valuable experience for career advancement. For a mid-level associate with 3-5 years of relevant experience, we offer quality international transaction work with high profile clients. The ideal candidate should be a self-starter who is willing to take initiative and work well under pressure. The work hours are at times demanding, but the job provides excellent experience in the exciting space where technology, law, and China converge.

The position offers full benefits, market competitive salary based on relevant experience and location, as well as excellent growth potential for a highly motivated individual. 

Job Description.

  • San Francisco Bay Area or remote based associate position with technology focused boutique international law firm.
  • Assist with a broad range of client matters including venture capital financings, mergers and acquisitions, video game industry agreements and outside general counsel work for tech startups.


  • J.D. from a U.S. law school.
  • Admitted to a U.S. State Bar, with preference for California.
  • Native English speaker.
  • Demonstrated interest in China.
  • Strong interest in technology in general, and preferably the video game sector in particular.
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About the Company

Pillar Legal P.C.

Pillar Legal, P.C. is a boutique international law firm with offices in the San Francisco Bay Area and in Shanghai. Our practice focuses primarily upon providing transactional and corporate legal services for technology, media and entertainment companies with interests in the United States and in China. The firm regularly advises internet, software and video game companies, ranging from startups to some of the world’s largest mobile and online game publishers and developers, and we frequently represent either investors or companies in connection with venture capital investments into such companies. We are boutique in size, but often find ourselves working on large deals with brand-name companies in the video game and technology space, such as Electronic Arts (EA), Tencent, Ubisoft, Kabam, Wargaming, Perfect World, Kingsoft and iDreamsky.

Company Size

1 to 9 employees


Legal Services