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Health and Higher Ed Law Attorney

The State University of New York (SUNY) is seeking an experienced health care and higher education law attorney for an Associate Counsel position that will be located in the SUNY Office of General Counsel's office at the University at Buffalo in Buffalo, New York.

The Associate Counsel will handle a wide range of health and higher education law issues pertaining to the UB Academic Health Center, its relationships with affiliated hospitals and research institutions, and its administrators, faculty, staff and students. For a full description of this position, minimum qualifications and to apply, please visit the UB Jobs page at the below link or contact Robert Ruggeri, Senior Managing Counsel at Robert.Ruggeri@suny.edu. The application deadline is January 5, 2017.

https://www.ubjobs.buffalo.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetails_css.jsp?postingId=222490


chautauqua county district attorney's office


attorney

Small, busy law firm with offices in Amherst and Rochester seeks admitted attorney to primarily write district court briefs relating to Social Security Disability claims. Will also do some Social Security hearings.

We offer an excellent benefit package. Please provide resume and writing sample to: resume@kennethhiller.com


attorney/defense litigation

Brown & Kelly LLP seeks an attorney with 1-3 years’ experience for a full or, depending on experience, part-time associate attorney position. Experience in the areas of personal injury, asbestos, lead paint, coverage, products liability, matrimonial, and/or workers compensation is preferred. Applicants must have excellent research and writing skills. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, references, and law school transcript to: Renata Kowalczuk, Brown & Kelly LLP, 800 Main Place Tower, 350 Main St., Buffalo, New York 14202 or, preferably via e-mail at rkowalczuk@brownkelly.com. All responses will be kept confidential. 


associate attorney

The Tarantino Law Firm is seeking a full-time Associate Attorney.  Candidate must have passed the New York State Bar Exam and be awaiting admission or must be admitted with one year of legal experience in a litigation firm.  Associate attorney will practice in the field of insurance defense, including medical malpractice, general liability and construction /labor law.  Interest in learning and practicing in other areas of law, such as business and employment, is preferred.  Candidate must have excellent communication and writing skills, with a strong academic record.  Please submit cover letter, writing sample, and law school transcript to Ann Campbell at Acampbell@tarantinolaw.com.   


Executive Director - Federal Bar Council


Intellectual Property Associate in our Rochester, NY Office - Nixon Peabody LLP

A career at Nixon Peabody is the opportunity to do work that matters. It’s a chance to use yourknowledge to shape what’s ahead. To share, to innovate, to learn at a firm that taps the power of collective thinking.

We are seeking a highly motivated associate to join our Intellectual Property Counseling & Transactions Practice Group in our Rochester, NY or Washington, DC office. Qualified candidates will have four to eight years of trademark experience in prosecution, enforcement, brand and portfolio management and litigation services.   

Qualified candidates will be motivated self-starters with stellar academic credentials, superb communication and writing skills, a commitment to excellence and an ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment. 

The attorneys in our Intellectual Property Counseling & Transactions Practice Group work closely with clients to develop a strategic approach to managing, growing, and protecting their brands and ensure that successful brand management and global enforcement programs are in place before any marks are launched. Our team also foresees issues and provides forward-thinking advice designed to prevent disputes. Of course, if the need for litigation arises, we get into the trenches with our clients and vigorously represent their interests regardless of the forum or jurisdiction.

NP offers challenging work, a friendly environment and an excellent benefits package. We are always looking for outstanding lawyers with diverse backgrounds and experience to complement our strengths and become part of our exciting future.

To learn more, or to apply online, please visit our website at http://www.nixonpeabody.com/Careers


matrimonial and family law

Excellent opportunity for qualified candidate to practice as an associate in growing matrimonial and family law department. Ideal candidate should have 3-4 years of experience in representing litigants in Matrimonial and Family Law matters. Communication and organizational skills are critical. Cover letter and resume to be sent to Kristin Arcuri at karcuri@bsawlaw.com


Associate Attorney

Steenberg Law Firm is seeking an attorney to handle plaintiff workers’ compensation matters. The ideal candidates are admitted to the NYS Bar with 1-5 years of litigation experience, preferably in workers compensation. Applicants should be eager to work with clients, handle their own caseload and be able to thrive in a fast paced, rewarding environment. The successful candidate will be ideally positioned in a quickly growing practice. Must possess excellent communication and research/writing skills with a strong academic record. Competitive salary and benefits.  Please submit cover letter, resume, transcript and writing sample to Kayte Steenberg via email: kayte@steenberglaw.com


Attorney - Mental Hygiene Legal Service, utica, NY


personal injury firm

Campbell & Associates, a personal injury firm, has an opening for a full-time associate attorney.  Requirements include:
Ability to work independently in a fast-paced litigation environment.
Ability to utilize case management and legal research software.
Critical thinking skills, including identifying case issues and case strategies.
Good communication skills and ability to understand and empathize with clients.
Diligence in tracking and meeting due dates, deadlines and following up on pending matters.
Ability to draft pleadings, discovery responses, motions and conduct depositions.
Willingness to try cases and to continually develop trial skills.
Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.  Please respond to jryan@campbellassociateslaw.com.  


associate attorney

Chelus, Herdzik, Speyer & Monte, P.C. is looking for a newly admitted attorney or one with up to three years of experience. Primary responsibility will be as a trial lawyer in civil litigation. There will also be limited responsibility for our clients in the general practice areas. Email your resume to Thomas Speyer at tspeyer@cheluslaw.com


personal injury defense attorney

Barth Sullivan Behrestablished in 1928 and located in downtown Buffalo, seeks an associated attorney with 3-6 years of experience to join the firm's personal injury defense practice. The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate proficiency in research and writing skills, be able to conduct depositions, and handle all apects of a file, including dispositive and other motions, trials and appeals. The successful candidate will be responsible for handling their day to day case load and client interaction. Please submit cover letter, resume, final transcript and writing sample to the attention of Laurence D. Behr, lbehr@barthbehr.com.


staff attorney - criminal defense unit

The Legal Aid Bureau of Buffalo, Inc. seeks applicants for a Staff Attorney to work in its Criminal Defense Unit. The Attorney shall be responsible for the representation of indigent clients in criminal matters. The assigned work will primarily involve cases in Buffalo City Court. NYS Bar Admittance and at least 1 year of criminal defense experience are required. Candidates must have a demonstrated commitment to indigent defense. Salary is based on experience.  Legal Aid offers a competitive benefits package. Reliable transportation required. Interested applicants should forward a cover letter and resume to The Legal Aid Bureau of Buffalo, Inc. 290 Main Street, Suite 400, Buffalo, New York 14202 Attn: Human Resources or via e-mail to resume@legalaidbuffalo.org by November 23, 2016. The Legal Aid Bureau of Buffalo, Inc. values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  


assistant legal counsel II

Buffalo Public schools is looking for a qualified candidate for Assistant Legal Counsel II - Exempt.

RESPONSIBILITIES: This is an intermediate position in the fields of state and federal education law, special education, labor and employment law, municipal law and general corporate law practice for the Buffalo City School District.  The incumbent serves as a surrogate to the Legal Counsel and is responsible for representing the School District in Federal and State court and in administrative proceedings.  Duties also include developing and interpreting School District policy.  Supervision of other attorneys may be included as a responsibility of this class, and may occur on certain projects, or in certain subject matter areas, as assigned by the Legal Counsel.  S/he works under general supervision of the Legal Counsel and will be required to assume direct and independent responsibility for legal matters. 

Qualified and interested candidates are encourage to review the job specifications on the District’s website: http://buffaloschools.applicantstack.com/x/detail/a2gaqkztonad/aaaf

APPLICATIONS: CANDIDATES INTERESTED IN THIS POSITION MUST COMPLETE AND SUBMIT AN ONLINE APPLICATION AT www.buffaloschools.org 


civil litigation firm

Civil litigation firm in Buffalo is looking to hire an attorney that is currently pending admission for a full-time position. The attorney would be concentrating in the areas of Collections, Landlord-Tenant, and Real Estate. Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to
antoinettef@chiari-ilecki.com


law clerk to us district judge, rochester, ny 


creditors' rights attorney

Davidson Fink LLP, located in downtown Rochester, NY, is looking for a qualified Creditors’ Rights Attorney.                                       

The ideal candidate will have 3+ years' experience including, but not limited to, creditors’ rights, bankruptcy or foreclosure.  Admission to the New York State Bar required.  Position will responsible for the management of a significant number of cases, and representation of clients at hearings and other court appearances. 

The position requires strong academic credentials, writing skills and work ethic.  This opportunity offers challenging work, a friendly, collegial work environment and a comprehensive compensation and benefits package.  Salary will be commensurate with experience.

Interested candidate should send a resume and cover letter to klaruez@davidsonfink.com


personal injury lawyer

The Law Office of Robert Berkun is seeking a personal injury attorney with a minimum of two years of experience. Pay commensurate with experience. Must have writing and court room skills. Please send resume, cover letter, writing sample, and law school transcript to Robert Berkun at rbjd62@yahoo.com.  

associate position

Williamsville law firm offering an associate position for qualified candidate to practice in commercial lending, corporate transaction,  and title examination areas.  Ideal candidate should want a mentor relationship with an experienced attorney, desire significant client contact and have at least 1 year of experience in real property collateral secured transactions.  Communication and organizational skills are critical and candidate must be self-motivated.  Cover letter and resume to be sent to Schop, Powell & Associates c/o Marybeth Clark, Administrator.

Marybeth Clark
ADMINISTRATOR
5900 Main Street
Williamsville, NY 14221-5714
p (716) 633-1444 Ext. 307
f (716) 633-1446
mclark@SPA-Legal.com