Posted on

Associate Attorney

Mendoza Law, LLC in Saint Paul, MN, USA


$70,000 to $90,000 Annually

Benefits Offered

401K, Dental, Medical

Employment Type


Why Work Here?

“Unique, fun, cutting edge practice areas; community engaged; good opportunity for practice development; entrepreneurial; collaborative.”

Mendoza Law, LLC seeks an associate attorney with 0-3 years of experience looking to join and help grow a fun, community engaged boutique law firm. The attorney hired for this position will:

  • Enjoy working on a variety of projects in dynamic practice areas including internet, telecommunication, and entertainment industries.
  • Provide top quality transactional, regulatory, legislative, and litigation legal services to a wide range of clients from individuals to small businesses to Fortune 500 companies.
  • Come with an entrepreneurial spirit and an interest in developing a practice focused on data privacy and entertainment issues.

We’ve got the remote working environment down, so no, you are not expected to be, or wanted to be physically in our beautiful St. Paul Midway office building until the COVID-19 threat is over. For more information about the firm please visit

Principal Duties:

The associate attorney hired for this position will:

  • Support the provision of top quality legal services to the law firm’s internet and telecommunications clients, involving a diverse set of subjects including data privacy, broadband deployment, cable franchising, civil litigation, administrative law, cybersecurity, and regulation of voice, video, and internet services.
  • Support and expand the firm’s entertainment industry practice involving a variety of subjects including business/corporate transactions, intellectual property, licensing, and litigation/dispute resolution.
  • Work to develop a law practice focused on data privacy and entertainment issues.

Required Qualifications:

  • Licensed to practice law in Minnesota.
  • Enthusiasm for firm’s practice areas and for developing a data privacy and entertainment law practice.
  • An entrepreneurial spirit.
  • Dedicated to client-service. The firm prides itself on its client service.
  • Exceptional legal research and writing skills.
  • Strong analytical, creative, and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent verbal and communication skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Confident, self-motivated, reliable, collaborative, and resourceful.
  • Comfortable and adept at marketing legal services.
  • Passion for community engagement and leadership.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Desire to develop a practice in the areas of data privacy and entertainment law.
  • Law review or graduate judicial clerkship experience.
  • Top 25% of law school graduating class.


  • Competitive base salary with opportunity for additional income from development of law practice.
  • 3 week PTO/vacation per year, front loaded with continuing accrued vacation time for each hour worked.
  • 2 weeks paid sick time front loaded with continuing accrued sick time for each hour worked.
  • Eligibility for group health and dental insurance coverage beginning in 2021.
  • Family/medical/parental leave policy eligibility after 12 months continuous employment.
  • Competitive retirement benefits.
  • Ample outdoor parking.

When not working from home due to the pandemic, the firm has a beautiful office centrally located on the Green Line, including a sunny patio for lunches and breaks on nice days.

How to Apply:

Please submit resume and cover letter through ZipRecruiter.

Equal Opportunity Employer

It is the policy of Mendoza Law, LLC to provide an equal employment opportunity to all individuals. We are committed to a diverse workforce. We value all employees’ talents and support an environment that is inclusive and respectful. We are strongly committed to this policy, and believe in the concept and spirit of the law. It is the policy of the Mendoza Law to comply with all applicable laws that provide equal opportunity to all employees or applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religious belief, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, status with respect to public assistance, disability, age, military status, genetic information, familial status or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal or state law.

Mendoza Law, LLC

About Mendoza Law, LLC:

Founded in 2003, Mendoza Law, LLC is a boutique law firm specializing in communications law, legislative affairs and government regulation, business law, litigation, nonprofit law, and arts and entertainment law. Our clients include Fortune 500 companies, trade associations, small businesses, creative entrepreneurs, non-profit organizations, musicians, songwriters, film and television clients, and other artists. Our knowledgeable and experienced attorneys and staff provide outstanding personalized service to every client.

Company website:

Company address: 1000 University Ave. West Ste 222 St. Paul, MN 55104

Posted date: 20 days ago

View all Jobs at Mendoza Law, LLC