Small diverse Law Firm seeks associate recently admitted to New York Courts with interest in litigation. Strong writing skills required. Salary negotiable and benefits. Please click "Apply Now" to submit your resume. read more
Insurance Defense Firm in Mineola seeks full time Litigation Attorney with 5-10+ years experience in defense of auto and premises cases. A successful candidate will need to have strong deposition and motion skills and have experience appearing in Supreme Court in the 5 boroughs and Long Island. Timely reporting skills and along with strong computer skills to support a cloud based work environment will be needed to excel in this position. Experience in Jury se... read more
The ideal candidate should have between 2 to 5 years’ experience in civil / commercial litigation. Position requires the ability to manage litigation cases and to resolve legal disputes on behalf of the Firm’s clients through careful research and analysis of case issues, drafting, filing and serving complaints, motions, and discovery, and advocating for clients in court.
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Lateral Assistant District Attorney
The candidate will join the Office in both the Trial and Investigation Divisions. Should have the ability to think and work independently as well as the ability to work in conjunction with other bureaus in the Office as well as with outside agencies. Should have 5 years of litigation experience and a record of jury trial verdicts. Solid knowledge of criminal procedure, search and seizure law, and evidence is required. Should have a prove...
Seeking Litigation Attorney with some experience in elder law, including fair hearings and guardianships, and the ability to handle all stages of litigation (from inception through trial). Candidate will handle litigation that consist of Supreme Court and Surrogate's Court proceedings. Must have strong interpersonal skills and be able to adapt to a fast-paced environment and challenging case load.
Attorney Training Program
The candidate spend the first few weeks of their employment at company attending in-house lectures on various aspects of criminal defense, shadowing experienced attorneys and practicing their skills through simulations of various aspects of criminal practice. The Appellate Division has granted us a student practice order which gives the right to have law students and law graduates working for company to appear in court even though they are not yet...
Attorney I (Housing)
The candidate, under the direction of the General Counsel, will provide direct legal representation and advice to the clients of organization. Will litigate cases in housing court, administrative forums, and other state and federal courts on behalf of people facing eviction, and in affirmative cases challenging actors who threaten Brooklyn residents' ability to obtain or retain affordable housing. Regularly appear in court, persuasively advocate for cl...
Deputy Director, Housing Law
The candidate will work closely with the Housing Unit Director, the Tenants' Rights Coalition Director and Deputy Directors to provide supervision to the Unit's attorneys and paralegals, strengthen relationships with community partners, to address systemic housing issues that perpetuate poverty, and to handle administrative and grant responsibilities. Will be responsible for helping to develop and implement a strategic vision for the Unit's wor...
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CSE - Special Education Unit Attorney (Level 3)
The candidate under the supervision of the Director of the Special Education Unit of the Office of Legal Services, with wide latitude for independent judgment and decision-making, the Special Education Unit (SEU) Attorney engages in difficult and complex legal work having significant financial, procedural or policy consequences. Performs related work. Reports to: Deputy Director of the Special Education Unit and the Special E...
Staff Attorney, The Guardianship Project
Duties: Drafting motions and other court papers. Appearing in court and administrative tribunals for conferences, hearings, and other proceedings. Representing clients and/or the agency in guardianship and collateral proceedings. Identifying clients’ legal issues as they arise and addressing them accordingly. Consulting with case managers and other staff as necessary to address issues facing clients. Preparing affirmations detaili...
Fellowship Opportunity for Fall 2019
Fellows will work in tenant advocacy program or workers’ rights program. Should be rising third-year law students, recent law graduates with judicial clerkships beginning in the fall of 2018, or current judicial law clerks; Admission to the New York Bar, or taking the New York Bar Exam not later than July 2019; Proficiency in a second language is strongly preferred, including Spanish, Korean, Mandarin, Cantonese or Bangla; A demonstra...