MILLER & OLSON PARTNER SELECTED AS NORTHERN CALIFORNIA SUPER LAWYER

Rebecca J. Olson
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Miller & Olson LLP is pleased to announce Partner Rebecca J. Olson has been named to the 2021 Northern California Super Lawyers list in the Legislative & Government Affairs category. Rebecca is a founding partner of the firm and heads up the Sacramento office.

Previously, Rebecca was named to the Super Lawyers list in 2020 and the Super Lawyers Rising Stars List in 2015 and 2016.

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area.  A description of the selection process can be found here.

Miller & Olson LLP is Hiring!

Miller & Olson LLP is seeking a Political Reports Specialist for its downtown Sacramento office. The Specialist position is responsible for administering the books for candidates, political action committees, as well as non-profit organizations. Specifically, the position requires bookkeeping and administering client bank accounts, preparing and filing campaign finance reports and communicating timely financial information to clients.

Candidates must possess a college degree, strong organizational skills, be self-starting, and meet multiple, fast-moving deadlines. Candidates should be proficient in Word, Outlook, Excel and QuickBooks. The ideal candidate is dependable, positive, has an interest in politics, likes working in a small team and is able to interact professionally with clients. Position does require some nights and weekend work in busy times. Prior experience a plus.

Miller & Olson LLP believes diversity and equal opportunity makes our workplace stronger and a better place to work. Applicants of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Resumes will be accepted through July 31st and interviews will begin in August for an employment start date this fall. To apply, click here.

Local Contribution Limits Take Effect

On January 1, 2021, local jurisdictions that have not adopted campaign contribution limits for candidates running for office in that jurisdiction will be required to adhere to the state-imposed limit of $4,900 per election for elections being held in 2021 and 2022. Limits will be linked to the state candidate contribution limit which is adjusted for inflation every two years. The language of the new law can be read here.

Miller & Olson Partner Selected As Northern California Super Lawyer

Miller & Olson LLP is pleased to announce Partner Rebecca J. Olson has been named to the 2020 Northern California Super Lawyers list in the Legislative & Government Affairs category.  Rebecca is a founding partner of the firm and heads up the Sacramento office.

Previously, Rebecca was named to the Super Lawyers Rising Stars List in 2015 and 2016.

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area.  A description of the selection process can be found here.

Second Fair Political Practices Commissioner Resigns

Commissioner Maria Audero, a Los Angeles employment law attorney, left the agency more than seven months before the conclusion of her term to assume a new role as a U.S. magistrate judge for the Central District of California.  Read the full article from the Sacramento Bee here.