Job Details

Housing Attorney

Company name

Northern Manhattan Improvement Corporation

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type


Years of Experience

1-3 yrs required


New York City, NY

Date Last Verified

Mar 16,2018

Posted on

Dec 11,2017
Practice Area
Real Estate >> Real Estate
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Housing Attorney The candidate will provide legal representation and advocacy to clients with housing issues including representation in housing court (including trial representation), administrative venues, supreme court, and appellate litigation. Will participate in community based initiatives on housing issues. Provide clients with benefits advocacy. Collaboratively develop approaches to affordable housing retention. Maintain daily and consistent case notes and status updates in firm’s proprietary database. Organize and maintain client files in compliance with grant requirements. Work with the Community Organizing Department on, and provide representation to, possible group or class action cases. Should have a JD Law Degree/LL.B. with admission to the New York State Bar or willingness to take exam. Should preferably have 1-3 years of relevant housing and court experience. Non-profit housing work experience preferred. Fluency in Spanish strongly preferred.

Additional info

Send cover letter, resume, 1 writing sample and salary requirements.

Company info

Rodrigo Sanchez-Camus
Northern Manhattan Improvement Corporation
76 Wadsworth Avenue, 2nd Floor
New York City, NY 10033

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