Family Law Attorney

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New York City, NY, United States

Family Law Attorney

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4-20 yrs required

Full-time

No

A law firm in New York, NY is seeking a seasoned Family Law Attorney with over 8 years of experience. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in representing clients in New York and New Jersey across a broad spectrum of family law matters. They should demonstrate proficiency in managing a busy caseload, preparing legal documents, and advocating for clients in mediations, hearings, and trials.

 

Duties:

  • Represent clients in various family law matters including separation, divorce, custody disputes, spousal and child support, and marital property issues.
  • Manage a busy family law caseload efficiently and effectively.
  • Prepare and draft legal documents such as discovery requests, motions, and briefs.
  • Attend mediations, hearings, and trials to advocate for clients' interests.
  • Handle a high volume of cases while ensuring attention to detail and meeting deadlines.
  • Prefer candidates with 1st chair trial experience.
  • Manage active family law matters and contribute to the growth of the firm's family law practice.

 

Requirements:

  • 8+ years of experience practicing family law.
  • Proven track record of representing clients in New York and New Jersey.
  • Licensed to practice law in both New York and New Jersey.
  • Prefer candidates with a small book of business.

 

Education:

Juris Doctor (JD) degree from an accredited law school.

 

Certifications:

Active license to practice law in New York.

 

Skills:

  • Strong litigation skills with experience in mediations, hearings, and trials.
  • Excellent legal writing and research abilities.
  • Ability to manage a heavy caseload efficiently.
  • Strong negotiation and communication skills.
  • Attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Business development skills to contribute to the firm's growth.

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