Careers at Preg O’Donnell & Gillett

Preg O’Donnell & Gillett PLLC is always interested in retaining the brightest and the best litigation attorneys, paralegals and support staff  to serve its clients.  We provide a work environment that promotes first-rate advocacy as well as collegiality. We believe that you cannot develop into the best employee unless you also develop as a person. We encourage all employees to focus on improving their personal lives while at the same time developing their professional skills. We pay excellent salaries and bonuses. The firm provides immediate access to a 401(k) plan and, upon eligibility, to a profit-sharing plan. We also provide a first-rate medical/dental plan. If you would like further information, please contact our Office Manager, Sonya Baker, at

Current Job Openings

Litigation Associate – Portland Office

Preg O’Donnell & Gillett seeks an attorney for our Portland, Oregon with four to eight years of defense litigation experience.   Our attorneys strive to demonstrate integrity, passion, excellence, service and balance, in the way we practice every day.   We have a wide variety of practice areas including transportation, personal injury, construction defect, and other insurance defense matters.

Qualified candidates must have strong drafting, writing, and researching skills, as well as excellent client relationship and interpersonal skills. Law firm experience preferred, as well as immediate transferable case management skills, including deposition, motions practice, and trial experience.

To apply please submit your cover letter, resume and writing sample to We would appreciate you specifying how you heard about this position.  All replies confidential.


Legal Assistant – Seattle Office

Preg O’Donnell & Gillett seeks an experienced legal assistant for our Seattle, WA office.  Candidates must have 5+ years of litigation experience with a strong knowledge of state and federal court rules.  Successful candidates should also have excellent writing, communication, organizational, and computer skills and be proficient with Microsoft Office.  Insurance defense experience is a plus. ProLaw experience strongly preferred.  We offer competitive salary/benefits and a positive atmosphere with an emphasis on work/life balance.  To apply, please send your resume to