San Jose is the largest city within Silicon Valley. Since San Jose produces more US patents than any other city, attorneys, paralegals, legal secretaries and legal staff with experience in intellectual property are in high demand. Some of the other areas of practice include real estate, financial, healthcare, and corporate law. Phoenix is home to many large corporations such as Adobe, eBay, Cisco Systems, IBM, Samsung, Hewlett-Packard, and Hitachi to name a few. Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati PC, Cooley LLP, Fenwick & West LLP, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP, and Morrison & Foerster LLPare a few of the law firms that you will find in the San Jose area.
San Jose has over 15k acres in parkland within the city limits. With this amount of parkland there is also a lot of habitat and wildlife preserves and over 53 miles of hiking and walking trails. There are many historical and cultural museums and art centers to visit as well. The thriving nightlife and the shopping are also a very good way to spend your days. If you are into a little more excitement there is also Raging Waters, the largest water park with 23 acres of wet and wild fun.
With so many different legal fields to choose from in the vibrant and growing California, legal candidates are bound to find the perfect job within the law firm.