Candidate will work in Group Representation Unit of its Preserving Affordable Housing team. Will work both alone and with other attorneys to represent: low-income tenant associations against their harassing owners; individuals and families facing eviction; community institutions facing closures or adverse actions due to extraordinary market pressures; low-income tenants in fair housing litigation; as well as community groups involved in struggles against pe... read more
Assistant Attorney General
The candidate will be responsible for: Reviewing a large docket of offering plans and amendments related to cooperative interests in realty, including complex conversion plans for occupied buildings and affordable housing offerings; Reviewing applications for regulatory exemptions, including those related to out-of-state offerings and homeowners association offerings; Interacting on a regular basis with attorneys for other government agencies and... read more
Midtown, mid-sized law firm is seeking a Commercial Real Estate Litigation Attorney with a minimum of 1-3 years of sophisticated drafting experience. Applicant must be admitted to practice in New York, self-motivated, and capable of functioning independently in a fast-paced working environment. Law review and/or judicial clerkship are preferred. Salary is commensurate with experience. The firm offers a full benefits package. Please apply with a copy of your current resume. read more
Civil Practice Staff Attorney (Housing Unit)
The candidate will do client representation and advocacy with city, state, and federal agencies and in court proceedings, administrative hearings, and affirmative litigation. Will conduct regular courthouse-based and off-site intake, including during evening hours. Provide training, community outreach, and education to individuals, local community-based organizations, and housing advocates. Policy advocacy including advocacy bef...
The candidate will be expected, under the direction of the General Counsel, to provide legal assistance to clients of firm's Legal Services; etc. Should have Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree. Must be Licensed to practice law in NY State and 2+ years of experience in housing law practice or equivalent. Must have knowledge of, and experience in, housing law.
Associate Attorney, Bilingual in Spanish
The candidate should have 0-3 years experience to assist in handling personal Injury Matters, Real Estate Transactions, Bankruptcy Matters, Worker’s Compensation Cases and General Litigation Matters. Must be admitted to the New Jersey Bar & be Bilingual in Spanish and English.
Attorney I - Housing Unit
The candidate should have a J.D. degree and be licensed to practice law in NY State. Must be in good standing with NY State Bar. Knowledge of, and experience in, housing law preferred. Ability to analyze complex rent breakdowns to determine proper amount of rent owed required. Ability to converse with clients in a language other than English preferred (Haitian/Creole, French, Spanish, Russian, etc.).
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Supervising Attorney-Housing and Public Accommodations
Duties : Supervising LEB attorneys and other staff conducting interviews with members of the public alleging claims of housing and public accommodations discrimination under the NYCHRL and investigating those claims. Supervising LEB attorneys and other staff in the investigation of housing and public accommodations complaints of violations of the NYCHRL. Supervising LEB attorneys in negotiating resolutions of claims of...
Civil Practice Supervising Attorney, Housing Program
DUTIES: Supervise staff attorneys, paralegals, and volunteers. Monitor and maintain a high standard of representation and client service. Maintain a reasonable individual caseload. Develop impact and/or affirmative litigation. Assist with the development, funding, implementation, and reporting of programs. Coordinate intake. Provide oversight of pro bono initiatives within the office. Respond to client, community, and st...
Attorney at Law
The candidate should preferably have 3+ years of litigation and/or transactional experience in the following core practice areas: Real Estate; Corporate / Business Law; or Commercial Litigation.
Attorney II, CAMBA Legal Services (CLS)--Housing Unit, Staten Island
The candidate will be responsible to represent clients in court and before quasi-judicial or administrative agencies of government. Handle complex cases as assigned. Conduct client intake and assessment of client cases. Interview clients and witnesses, as appropriate, in preparation for litigation and/or court proceedings. Prepare settlements and stipulations for housing court. Prepare letters of advocacy...