Attorney Openings

Attorney Openings

ASSOCIATE – INSURANCE DEFENSE - $115,000 DOE
Immediate Hire – DOWNTOWN LAW FIRM


DESCRIPTION: Our client, a downtown law firm needs to hire an Associate with 3-5 years of experience in general Insurance Defense. Candidate will need to appear before federal and state judges for oral argument and pretrial conferences. Will also need to evaluate insurance claims, prepare and conduct depositions of plaintiffs and witnesses, draft pleadings, discovery requests and responses, substantive motions. They will also need to perform legal research and negotiate complex settlements.

REQUIREMENTS;
Admitted and in good “standing with NY Bar Association
Manage all Discovery aspects of a case
Prepare witnesses for deposition and trial examination
Manage all aspects of an Insurance Defense cases

Downtown firm has a permanent position for an Attorney with 3-5 years of general Insurance Defense experience. The position will pay up to $115,000 DOE. Please send your resume to: dhorowitz@roberthadleyassociates.com

Labor and Employment Attorney - $$$ DOE

Our client a prestigious nationwide law firm has an immediate opening for a full-time labor and employment law defense attorney to join their Bergen County, New Jersey office. Candidate must have 3 + years labor and employment law defense experience and possess excellent research and writing skills, as well as the ability to perform independently on complex matters. Experience with labor negotiations, employment discrimination defense, and arbitration, big plus. This is the perfect opportunity for someone looking for growth and career advancement. Firm offers an excellent benefits and compensation package.
Qualifications
• JD from an accredited law school
• Admission to NJ Bar, NY Bar a big plus
• 3+ years of labor and employment defense experience
• Ability to work independently
• Strong writing and communication skills

Candidates should email resume and writing sample to smartin@roberthadleyassociates.com

LITIGATION ATTORNEY $120k + DOE

Our client a regional law firm, with more than 115 lawyers with offices in PA, NJ, NY and DE seeks an attorney for their defense litigation group in their Philadelphia, PA. office. Successful candidate must have a minimum of five years of civil litigation experience, preferably in the fields of medical malpractice/ professional liability and defense of sexual abuse allegations. Qualified candidate must possess deposition experience, excellent analytical and research abilities as well as strong written communication skills. Must be admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. The firm offers excellent benefits and compensation package.

Qualifications
• JD from an accredited law firm
• Admission to PA and NJ Bar
• 5+ Defense litigation experience
• Experience with medical malpractice/professional liability a big plus

Candidates should email resume and writing sample to smartin@roberthadleyassociates.com

ASBESTOS DEFENSE LITIGATION

Location: White Plains, NY
Salary: DOE

Our client, a downtown White Plains litigation boutique seeks an associate attorney with NY asbestos / talc defense litigation experience to join its thriving practice. The ideal candidate will have 3+ years of asbestos / talc litigation experience. Courtroom, deposition experience, knowledge of NYCAL system and asbestos / talc practices and procedures in New York are necessary. Excellent research and writing skills required. Competitive salary and benefits.

For confidential review of your resume, please send directly to emiller@roberthadleyassociates.com.

TEMPORARY ATTORNEY – COMMERCIAL AND TRANSACTIONAL REAL ESTATE
Immediate Hire – MIDTOWN LAW FIRM

DESCRIPTION: Our client a boutique Commercial Real Estate law firm needs an experienced Attorney to start As Soon As Possible on a temporary assignment that will last 3-4 weeks to fill in for a medical absence. Must have solid experience handling transactional commercial real estate matters.

REQUIREMENTS:
New York Bar admission (In Good Standing)
Heavy Transactional Commercial Real Estate Experience

This assignment will last 3-4 weeks. For immediate review, please send your resume to dhorowitz@roberthadleyassociates.com

Please include a desired Hourly Pay Rate with your submission.

Position: Personal Injury Attorney
Location: New Canaan, CT
Salary: 95K+

Personal Injury/Criminal Attorney:
Our client, a small and growing law firm in New Canaan, Connecticut handling primarily criminal defense and serious injury cases is looking to bring on an Associate Attorney.
What will the Associate Attorney do?
The associate attorney will supervise all phases of pre-suit and post-suit litigation, including diligent analysis of written discovery, ensuring both defense compliance and the compliance with the plaintiff’s continuing duty to disclose. Associate attorneys prepare for and conduct fact and expert witness depositions. They prepare for criminal and civil trials. They also research and prepare motions and legal memorandum. They appear with clients in criminal and civil court and argue motions. Our associate attorneys maintain continual contact with our clients in order to exceed expectations for attention to detail, sincere interest, compassion and advocacy.
What are some characteristics that an Associate Attorney should have?
Associate attorneys should feel a sincere, abiding compassion for the people whom we represent. Associate attorneys have a passion and hunger to learn, are thick-skinned, always open to constructive criticism, learn from mistakes and take personal responsibility. They also are true team players, motivating others in our firm, contributing to tasks no matter how small, and seeking the highest possible level of professionalism.
In addition:
• You must be a positive person. If you see the glass as being half full, you are the type of person we are looking for. People who work for this firm believe that they have the rare ability and opportunity every day, to help our clients, improve the lives of others, and improve their own lives.
• You must be competent and proficient in the use of Microsoft Office programs and Outlook, at a minimum. CLIO is a plus • You must be able to proof read your own work. You must welcome learning new things.
• You must be able to think on your feet and make decisions.

REQUIREMENTS:
• JD from an accredited institution
• Admitted to practice in Connecticut
• 3+ years of experience in civil litigation and trial practice.

Contact: Erynn Miller at emiller@roberthadleyassociates.com

Land Use Attorney to $147K DOE

Our client a regional law firm with 100+ attorneys and offices in NJ, NY and PA has an immediate opening for an attorney with 4+ years experience in complex land use and redevelopment matters, including hearings before Planning and Zoning Boards and other administrative agencies, and related litigation, regulatory and permitting matters. The position will involve review and assisting in the preparation of development applications, as well as review, drafting and analysis of municipal enactments related to area in need of redevelopment or rehabilitation area designations, adoption of redevelopment plans and approval of redevelopment and PILOT agreements. Experience with NJ’s statutes and procedures related to land use, redevelopment and incentive programs is preferred. Outstanding academic credentials, excellent written and oral communication skills and NJ Bar in good standing required. The firm offers an excellent benefits and compensation package.
Qualifications
• 4+ years of Land Use Experience in NJ
• JD from an accredited Law School
• Admission in good standing to NJ Bar

Candidates should email resume, writing sample, and law school transcript in confidence to smartin@roberthadleyassociates.com


3rd Year Real Estate Associate

Midtown Firm – to $210K DOE


Our law firm client is hiring a third year Real Estate Associate to join their growing team of Real Estate attorneys. Candidates must have current leasing experience representing the borrower along with financing experience. For confidential review of your resume, please send to: dburo@roberthadleyassociates.com

Senior Trademark Attorney (Senior Associate)
Location: White Plains, NY
Salary: DOE

Our client, a well-established firm in White Plains, NY is seeking a motivated Senior Trademark Associate with 5+ years of experience to join its IP practice. The ideal candidate will have experience with trademark clearance, prosecution, and counseling, as well as anti-counterfeiting and enforcement (e.g., take down notices, DMCA, etc.) Excellent writing and research skills a must. Experience with TTAB proceedings is a plus. Management Experience and experience with Product Liability a plus. Salary open and dependent on experience.

For confidential review of your resume, please send directly to emiller@roberthadleyassociates.com

Real Estate Litigation Attorney - $100K+++ DOE

Our client, a regional growing law firm with offices in NY and NJ seeking an attorney with 2+ years of Landlord/Tenant/Real Estate Litigation experience to join their Uniondale, Long Island office. The firm offers an excellent compensation and benefits package. This is a great opportunity to join a growing firm and do sophisticated work.

Position requirements:
• Experience handling NYC based Landlord/Tenant court appearances and preparing predicate notices a must
• Landlord/Tenant trial experience a plus
• NYC based real estate experience preferred (residential and commercial)
• Commercial/construction litigation experience a plus

Qualifications:
• JD from an accredited law school
• At least 2 years of NYC based landlord/tenant experience
• Admission to NY BAR

Candidates should email resumes to smartin@roberthadleyassociates.com

Part-Time Bankruptcy Attorney- Immediate Need

Our client a busy growing boutique law firm with offices in Hasbrouck Heights, NJ has an immediate need for a bankruptcy attorney. This is a part-time role with the ability to work remotely if desired. Candidates should have experience with Chapter 11 and creditors rights as well as foreclosure. Commercial litigation experience a big plus. Candidate must be admitted to NJ Bar. NY Bar a big plus. This is a great opportunity to join a firm with flexible hours and still have the chance to do sophisticated work.

Qualifications
• JD from an accredited law school
• Admission NJ Bar/NY Bar admission a big plus
• Chapter 11 and Creditors' Rights Experience

Candidates should email resume to smartin@roberthadleyassociates.com

Position: Litigation Associate
Location: White Plains, NY
Salary: DOE

Downtown White Plains litigation boutique seeks associates to join its expanding defense practice. Associates will have an opportunity to litigate product liability, asbestos defense, general liability, IP and/or other litigation matters. The ideal candidate will have 2+ years of litigation experience. Courtroom and deposition experience as well as a working knowledge of the CPLR and FRCP necessary. Excellent research and writing skills required. Competitive salary and benefits. Up to 4% match on 401K.


For confidential review of your resume, please send directly to emiller@roberthadleyassociates.com

Medical Malpractice Attorney - $$$DOE

Our client a regional law firm with offices throughout PA, NJ, and NY has an immediate opening for an experienced Medical Malpractice Defense Attorney assistant in their Scranton, PA office. Qualified candidate must possess at least 5+ years experience in Medical Malpractice Defense law. Successful candidate should have five or more years of defense litigation experience in the area of Medical Malpractice. Qualified candidate must possess excellent analytical and research abilities as well as strong written communication skills. Must be admitted to practice in Pennsylvania. Be part of a growing and busy practice. Firm offers a competitive benefits and compensation package.

Requirements
• 5+ years of Medical Malpractice Defense Law Experience
• Admission to PA Bar
• JD from an accredited Law School
• Team Player
• Strong writing and research skills

Candidates should email resumes to smartin@roberthadleyassociates.com

Appellate Associate - $125,000 + Bonus
2-3 years of Legal Appellate Experience

Our NYC Law Firm client is a very well known boutique plaintiff’s personal injury firm who is adding an Appellate to their growing team of two. They would like to hire an associate with 2-3 of Appellate experience. Open to reviewing all Appellate candidates. Candidate should have very strong writing skills and be familiar with working heavy motion calendar. Amazing work, fabulous firm that strongly believes in a work-life balance. Experienced candidates should send their resume to resume and writing sample to duro@roberthadleyassociates.com for immediate review. Candidates must be a member in good standing with the NY Bar.

NJ Plaintiff Personal Injury Trial Attorney $$$ DOE

Our client a busy NJ based personal injury law firm has an immediate need for an experienced Trial Attorney. The Firm is in need of a tenured and experienced Litigator. This associate would have the ability to write demand letters, facilitate settlement negotiations, propound discovery, chair depositions, motion hearings and trials. This candidate needs to not only have instinctual litigation skills but deploy fierce advocacy while maintaining professional decorum. The writing content required from this associate must be succinct, legally on point and impactful. Candidate must be admitted to the NJ BAR and have Spanish Language fluency. Firm offers a very pleasant and professional working environment as well as an excellent benefits package.

Qualifications
• JD from an accredited law school
• Admission to NJ Bar
• Excellent Communication skills
• Spanish Language Fluency
• Strong writing skills

Candidates should email resume to smartin@roberthadleyassociates.com