Director, Homeowner Defense Project
Duties: For Homeowner Defense Project, will promote high quality legal work in the areas of foreclosure prevention and bank misconduct, and will be charged with forging initiatives to move the HDP in new directions, including expanding our bankruptcy practice and such growing practice areas as consumer and elder law. The Director may also supervise our new community economic development practice, which currently consists of one attorney....
The candidate will involve representing homeowners facing foreclosure and handling other cases litigated by the office, engaging community members in legal and non-legal strategies, and engaging in legislative and administrative advocacy on behalf of those impacted by poverty and discrimination. Admission to the New York State Bar required.
Litigation Attorney- Real Estate
The candidate will represent mortgage lender and investor clients in foreclosure, title, evictions, and general real estate litigation. Make appearances in state and federal court for routine and contested hearings, reviewing incoming litigation and developing case strategy, drafting documents and conducting settlements negotiations. Manage and litigate volume case load of contested matters on behalf of mortgage lenders and investors. Appea...
The candidate work for Legal Division â€“ Commercial and Real Estate Litigation. Will be assigned a mentor in their division. Participate in a week-long orientation program (â€œThe ABC's for ACCsâ€). Tort and Family Court attorneys have individualized classroom training in preparation for courtroom appearances. Most litigating ACCs will also be invited to participate in week-long civil trial advocacy program, designed specifically for the...
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New York City office of our client seeks title curative attorney with experience. The candidate entails examination of title, litigating land title disputes, negotiating title insurance and land title dispute settlements and title insurance coverage matters. Must be admitted to practice in NY.
Litigation Associate Attorney
The candidate must have 10+ years of experience in construction/NYS Labor Law defense and construction defect/property damage practice areas. Should have depositions and court experience. Any insurance coverage experience will also be considered. New York Bar admission is required. New Jersey Bar admission is a plus.
The candidate will join a firm that focuses mainly on plaintiff-side employment class and collective actions, life insurance litigation, consumer fraud, partnership disputes, and real estate disputes. Must have 6 - 10 years of previous experience.
Buffalo office of our client seeks title curative attorney with experience. The candidate entails examination of title, litigating land title disputes, negotiating title insurance and land title dispute settlements and title insurance coverage matters. Must be admitted to practice in NY.
Staff Attorney, Housing
The candidate will be responsible to work in Housing Unit assisting low-income tenants throughout the borough in avoiding displacement through a range of legal avenues. Litigate cases in housing court, administrative forums, and other state and federal courts on behalf of people facing eviction, and in affirmative cases challenging landlords, administrative agencies. Conduct community outreach and to provide trainings to other advocates, tenant asso...