Why Fenton & Keller?

Fenton and Keller is an established yet progressive law firm which values its clients and employees and is committed to excellence in the practice of law. We believe that attorneys and staff working in a challenging and supportive professional environment that rewards success, diligence, and efficiency are best able to serve the needs of the firm’s clients and achieve satisfaction in their personal and professional lives. For this reason, we strive to maintain a collegial workplace that values quality and integrity in the practice of law and in our relationships with our clients, with the community, and with each other.

Why Monterey?

The Monterey Bay region has a worldwide reputation for its superb climate, colorful history and culture, exquisite cuisine, and unsurpassed natural beauty. From the beaches and rocky outcrops of the Pacific Coast to the peaks of the Santa Cruz and Santa Lucia Mountains, the Monterey Bay area offers something for everyone. Like islands apart from the busy urban centers of California, Monterey County’s cities, towns, villages and rural areas offer an opportunity for a unique quality of life, while more urban attractions are available in the San Francisco Bay area, just a few hours’ drive to the north. The Monterey area’s vibrant economy is based on a diversified agricultural industry and a year-round visitor-serving sector, and many technology and service related businesses both large and small. Many public and private educational institutions, several of which focus on language, technology, or marine-related fields, provide educational opportunities to local residents and students from around the United States and the world.

Career Opportunities at Fenton & Keller


Attorneys

Civil Litigation – Associate Attorney

Fenton & Keller is currently seeking an associate attorney with 5+ years of experience in the area of civil litigation. Experience handling discovery, interviewing witnesses, taking/defending depositions, handling motion work, making court appearances, participating in mediations, participating in arbitrations, defending class action suits, and/or preparing for and participating in trials is desired. Outstanding legal writing and research skills are required. Experience in the area of employment law, including experience handling wage & hour issues, EEOC and DFEH complaints, Labor Commissioner hearings, and preparation of employee handbooks and policies is additionally desired. Fenton & Keller offers excellent employee benefits as described below.

Business Transaction – Associate Attorney

Fenton & Keller is currently seeking an associate attorney 3+ years of experience in the areas of business transactions, real estate transactionsestate planning, probate and trust administration. Outstanding legal writing and research skills are required. Fenton & Keller offers competitive salaries and excellent employee benefits as described below.

Staff

Paralegal – Business Transaction & Estate Planning

We are currently seeking a paralegal with experience in business transaction, real estate transaction, and/or estate planning and administration. Applicants shall be well versed in document preparation related to entity formation and dissolution, Secretary of State filings, corporate records, contracts, preparation of closing binders, preparation of estate planning documents and administration, court filings, client communications, and file maintenance, and be proficient in Microsoft Office 2010 and Adobe. Applicants shall be organized and detail oriented, able to work independently and as part of a team. Excellent benefits and competitive salary offered.

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Fenton & Keller currently provides a variety of competitive benefits to its employees, including the following:
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Flexible medical and dependent care reimbursement plan
  • 401k Plan (with matching contribution)
  • Profit sharing plan
  • Life insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Professional liability insurance
  • Professional association dues, and CLE for attorneys and paralegals
  • Vacation and approximately 10 holidays per year