Deputy Project Director
The candidate will be assisting the Project Director with fundraising and development, grant and contract management, oversight of daily office operations, supervising and supporting staff as needed, as well as developing and carrying out advocacy and administrative projects. Supervising SILS' Family Law/Domestic Violence Unit (FLDVU). As such, the Deputy Director will be responsible for directly supervising FLDVU staff, managing the Unit's grant co... read more
Staff Attorney, Family Law Project
The candidate provides direct representation and advocacy to clients in family law litigation, including family offense, custody and visitation, and child and spousal support. Maintains a caseload of approximately 20 - 30 active clients per month and approximately 40 – 60 active cases. Conducts outreach to undeserved communities. Trains law students, pro bono attorneys, social service providers, health care professionals, and community ... read more
Staff Attorney, Domestic Violence & Family Law Advocacy Project
Responsibilities: Will represent survivors of domestic violence in Family Court, Supreme Court and the Integrated Domestic Violence Part of Criminal Court in a range of family law matters including family offense, child custody and visitation cases, child and spousal support matters, and divorce proceedings. Additional responsibilities include off-site legal clinics, community outreach and education with our... read more
Schenectady office of our client seeks mid-level divorce lawyer with 3+ years of experience. The candidate will handle divorce and other aspects of family law. Must preferably be a portable book of business with compatible clients.
Responsibilities: The candidate have to complete extensive case-related research into relevant laws and regulations, negotiate on behalf of clients, draft and interpret contracts and legal documents, and oversee compliance to these documents. They must plan and present arguments and counter-arguments in a court of law. Throughout any legal process, creating and maintaining a good rapport with the firm’s clients so communicating often and explaining com...
Designated Felony Assistant Corporation Counsel
The candidate handle major cases in NYC Family Court in Bronx County. This includes firearms cases as well as burglaries, robberies, serious assaults and homicides. As part of the Raise the Age initiative, this attorney will be expected to handle removals from the Youth Part of the Superior Court for both juvenile and adolescent offenders, as well as designated felonies that originate in Family Court. Would be expected to par...
The candidate as a member of counseling team, will provide counseling services to users who need help or advice in area of expertise. Must have active License. Marital and Family Law Certification is required.
Staff Attorney - Domestic Violence & Elder Care
The candidate will serve both domestic violence survivors pursuant to a New York State Domestic Violence Grant from New York DCJS and seniors (age 60 and older) under Older Americans Act Grants through the local Offices for the Aging in Oneida, Herkimer, and Madison Counties. It is anticipated that casework will be evenly distributed between domestic violence and elder law work, though the distribution could shift based on fu...
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Staff Attorney - Family Law Unit
The candidate will have direct responsibility for all legal components of cases, from proficient in family law practice and work under the direction of a Supervising Attorney.
Family Law Attorney
Responsibilities: Direct representation and advocacy to survivors of intimate partner abuse seeking legal relief in family court proceedings. Maintain a caseload of approximately 50 active clients per month. Conduct monthly Outreach and Community Education events in the community. Assist clients' understanding full range of criminal, civil and available community based services and make meaningful referrals. Represent the Domestic Violence Project at in...
Newburgh office of our client seeks matrimonial/family court attorney with preferably 1-3 years of experience. The candidate will handle Matrimonial and Family Law cases from inception to trial. Will entail extensive advocacy and litigation, including motion practice and trials in Family and Supreme Courts. Must be admitted to the New York State Bar.
Assistant Corporation Counsel
The candidate will perform basic legal tasks appropriate to their level of education and experience and, until admitted to the Bar of the State of New York, in a manner consistent with the Appellate Division practice orders. Depending upon the division to which they are assigned, they will draft briefs, pleadings and motions, perform legal research, take depositions, interview witnesses, draft contracts, draft legislation and make court and ad...