We are a boutique bankruptcy firm specializing in bankruptcy litigation for corporate clients. We are seeking a full-time virtual associate. Our current staff includes lawyers based in the Philippines, India and Japan.
Members of our offshore staff have been with us for up to ten years. We prefer a long-term relationship.
Please send a CV and a writing sample if you have an interest.
You must be a graduate of an accredited law school.
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Insolvency Associate Attorney
The ideal candidate must have 9+ years of experience in both in-court and out-of-court restructurings, representing creditors, debtors and/or other significant stakeholders. Must have a solid knowledge of the principal phases of a bankruptcy case, and some exposure to the corporate and finance aspects of consensual out-of-court distressed restructurings. Must be admitted and in good standing as a member of the New York State Bar. Current or p... read more
The candidate will cover varied areas of law, including commercial and business disputes, real estate and land use, municipal law, labor and employment, bankruptcy construction, landlord/tenant, and insurance coverage. Will work on performing legal research, drafting pleadings, motions, briefs and discovery demands, taking and defending depositions, appearing in court, and assisting partners with all aspects of case management. Must have Juris Doctorat... read more
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Candidate will practice focused on enforcement of creditors' rights throughout State.
Will draft motions, handle pleadings and appear in court regularly. Prior collections experience or litigation work is helpful. Must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal; Must be proactive, engaged and willing to learn; Must be entrepreneurial and energetic. Must be a litigation associate with experience.
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The candidate will provide various business and commercial counseling, have knowledge of mergers and acquisitions; financing arrangements; and debt restructuring, business planning, business tax. Knowledge of Real Estate and International Law is a plus. Must be admitted to the New York bar. Must have 3-10 yearsâ€™ related experience. Must be confident in managing own caseload and previous experience of working with a case management system wo...
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