Job Details

Attorney I - Housing/Foreclosure Unit

Company name

CAMBA (Church Avenue Merchants Block Association, Inc )

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Location

Brooklyn, NY

Date Last Verified

Jan 25,2018

Posted on

Sep 21,2016
Practice Area
Bankruptcy >> Bankruptcy
Real Estate >> Real Estate
Apply for this job
 
Your Email:
Upload Resume:

 
201 hits

Profile

Attorney I - Housing/Foreclosure Unit The candidate involves providing direct representation for tenants in Brooklyn by negotiating settlement agreements, engaging in motion practice and litigation of non-payment, holdover, Housing Part (HP) and administrative proceedings. In addition to direct representation handle policy advocacy, collaboration with other city and state agencies, community education, training and outreach to promote the work of the office. They also coordinate services with other departments of CAMBA to provide a holistic approach to the issues faced by the community. Should have Juris Doctor (J.D.) + Licensed to practice law in NY State. Must be in good standing with NY State Bar. Knowledge of, and experience in, foreclosure and housing law preferred. Must have ability to analyze complex rent/mortgage breakdowns to determine proper amount of rent owed. Should have ability to converse with clients in a language other than English preferred (Haitian/Creole, French, Spanish, Russian, etc.).

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
CAMBA (Church Avenue Merchants Block Association, Inc )
1720 Church Avenue
Suite 2
Brooklyn, NY 11226

Similar Jobs:

Housing Attorney
New York City, NY
Housing Attorney The candidate will prevent tenant harassment and displacement throughout Manhattan. Will work on a variety of civil legal issues, with a particular focus on housing and government benefits. Responsibilities will ...
Staff Attorney
Jersey City, NJ
Staff Attorneys The candidate will provide legal assistance to the most disadvantaged and vulnerable members of society. Prior Legal Services experience or a demonstrated commitment to legal assistance for the disadvantaged is es...
Legal Department Associate
New York City, NY
Legal Department Associate The candidate will assisting with the preparation of quarterly Board of Directors meetings; preparing minutes/synopses of Board dispositions, and other public meetings. Will be drafting notices to tenan...