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Public Finance Associate - Rochester Office

Nixon Peabody

At Nixon Peabody, our priority is to attract, retain and promote talented individuals who have an array of racial, ethnic, social, economic, religious, professional, personal, and other backgrounds. Therefore, we encourage talented individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences to apply.

Our Public Finance Practice Group is seeking to hire an associate to join our Project and Public Finance Group in our Rochester office. The ideal candidate will have one to five years of transactional experience in project or public finance, corporate finance, or real estate. The successful candidate will work primarily with our Project and Public Finance Group and will be involved in a varied and dynamic practice. The attorney’s practice will focus on a range of project finance and public finance projects including exempt facilities, waste to energy projects, charter schools, healthcare facilities, higher education facilities and multi-family housing transactions. Our Public Finance group has a national reputation for innovative work in financing a wide range of municipal and infrastructure projects—from mass transit and hospitals to baseball stadiums, student loans, public power and housing. Qualified candidates will be motivated self-starters with strong academic credentials, superb judgment and communication skills, a commitment to excellence, and will have the ability to thrive in a demanding and fast-paced environment.

A career at Nixon Peabody is the opportunity to do work that matters. It’s a chance to use your knowledge to shape what’s ahead.  To share, to innovate, to learn at a firm that taps the power of collective thinking. To learn more, or to apply online, please visit our website at http://www.nixonpeabody.com/Careers

Nixon Peabody LLP is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Disability / Female / Gender Identity / Minority / Sexual Orientation / Veteran.


Real Estate Attorney

Ramos & Ramos

We are expanding our Real Estate department in our downtown Buffalo office! Our firm is seeking an attorney whose primary work will be residential purchases, sales, title and bank work.  *No experience necessary.*  401k (immediate vesting), low deductible health insurance, PTO, dental program, free parking.  Send resume with salary requirements to coni@ramosandramos.com.  All resumes will be held in confidence.


Worker's Compensation Attorney

Ramos & Ramos

We are expanding our Worker's Compensation department in our downtown Buffalo office!  Our firm is seeking an attorney who has some experience in Workers Compensation.  401k (immediate vesting), low deductible health insurance, PTO, dental program, free parking.  Send resume with salary requirements to coni@ramosandramos.com.  All resumes will be held in confidence.


Coordinator - Policy Services

Erie 1 BOCES

Labor Relations Services, E1B Education Campus, West Seneca, NY, Annual Salary: $66,602, Hours: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Minimum Civil Service Qualifications:

A) Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered four (4) year college or university with a Master’s degree in Business, Public Administration, Education or closely related field and one (1) year of experience performing research or communications activities relating to either governmental planning or K-12 school operations; or;

B) Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered four (4) year college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in Business, Public Administration, Education or closely related field and three (3) years of experience performing research or communications activities relating to either governmental planning or K-12 school operations; or;

C) An equal combination of training and experience as defined by the limits of (A) and (B).

Additional Qualifications:

  • Must have the ability to develop and maintain school board policies, administrative manuals and specialty handbooks for client school districts
  • Experience researching law, regulations and other relevant policy matters as to their impact on school operations preferred
  • Must have the ability to respond to policy-related inquiries from participating school districts
  • Experience conducting professional development workshops and facilitation on policy, regulations and procedures for client school district personnel including Board members, administrators and teachers
  • Must be able to instruct school districts in complying with state and federal mandates
  • Must be able to inform staff of any legislative directives/changes and the legal implication of these mandates

To apply online please go to E1b.org, Employment, Open Classified Positions, Job Posting #0120-0019. E1B is an EOE.


Senior Staff Attorney: Immigration Program - Removal Defense

ECBA VLP

The Erie County Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project (VLP) is seeking a full-time Senior Staff Attorney to join its Immigration Program, in their Batavia, NY office. This office handles work under the New York Immigrant Family Unity Project (NYIFUP) contract at the Buffalo Federal Detention Facility in Batavia, and some WNY county jails which hold immigrant women. This is a public defender model program where we represent all low income detained people that are facing deportation and are not otherwise represented. Click here for further job description and application information


Injury Attorney

William Mattar, P.C. - Buffalo, Rochester or Syracuse

We are seeking Attorneys with different levels of experience to handle client cases from the initial client meeting through resolution.

More about us:
Top100 verdicts in New York in 2016
Best Companies to work for in 2017, 2018, 2019
Top 25 MVA 2016 verdicts in New York

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Positions at different levels of experience are available. 1-5, 5- 10, and 10 + years in a personal injury law firm or in the insurance industry handling personal injury claims. 

TO APPLY, Please use link provided: https://www.williammattar.com/attorneyjobopenings/


Associate Attorney

Civil Litigation Law Firm

Civil litigation law firm in Buffalo, New York seeks an admitted lawyer with 0-3 years’ experience. Position will require independent thinking and ambition.  Compensation will be directly tied to efficiency, effectiveness and work ethic in the range of $50,000 - $150,000.  Submit resume, cover letter and writing sample for immediate consideration to hiringmgr.legalfirm@gmail.com.


Trademark Attorney - Rochester Office

Nixon Peabody LLP

At Nixon Peabody, our priority is to attract, retain and promote talented individuals who have an array of racial, ethnic, social, economic, religious, professional, personal, and other backgrounds. Therefore, we encourage talented individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences to apply.

Our Intellectual Property Practice Group is seeking to hire a Trademark Attorney to join our Rochester office. The successful candidate may be an associate or a non-partner track Department Attorney.  Ideal candidates will have approximately two to four 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 judgment and communication skills, a commitment to excellence and have the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment. The attorneys in our Intellectual Property 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.

A career at Nixon Peabody is the opportunity to do work that matters. It’s a chance to use your knowledge to shape what’s ahead.  To share, to innovate, to learn at a firm that taps the power of collective thinking. To learn more, or to apply online, please visit our website at http://www.nixonpeabody.com/Careers

Nixon Peabody LLP is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Disability / Female / Gender Identity / Minority / Sexual Orientation / Veteran.


Associate Attorney

Ward & Kutzuba PLLC

WARD & KUTZUBA PLLC, an established Law Office for over 35 years, is seeking an Associate Attorney to add to our team. The successful candidate will be experienced in the field of all aspects of residential and commercial real estate as well as estate planning. This opportunity is ideal for a professional who is looking to start as an Associate Attorney with the ultimate objective of continuing the practice beyond the retirement of the current Managing Partner. This position has the potential for a highly rewarding, life long career. The appreciation of the benefits, limitations, and challenges of living and working in a small town is essential.

Please forward your resume with cover letter via mail or email to: WARD & KUTZUBA PLLC, Attorney Robert H. Kutzuba, P.O. Box 321, 364 Main Street, Arcade, New York 14009, wardkutz@aol.comwww.wardkutzuba.com


Litigation Attorney

Webster Szanyi LLP

Webster Szanyi LLP is seeking a full-time attorney to join its litigation team.  The candidate must be admitted to the New York State Bar and possess a minimum of 5 years of experience in commercial, complex and/or products liability litigation.   Trial experience is a plus.  Partner-level applicants and those interested in a path toward future ownership opportunities are encouraged.    Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Generous benefit package includes, 401(k), medical insurance, Health Reimbursement Account (HRA) for eligible medical expenses, firm paid Long-Term disability policy, CLE cost and membership dues.  Webster Szanyi LLP is a mid-sized litigation firm handling complex and high exposure matters for a variety of diverse clients.  Additional information can be found at www.websterszanyi.com. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to emarzo@websterszanyi.com.   All submissions will be deemed confidential.


Full Time Legal Assistant

Cole, Sorrentino, Hurley, Hewner & Gambino, PC

General Practice Law Firm in Downtown Buffalo is looking for a full time Legal Assistant. Employer willing to train.  Must have good attention to detail, ability to multi task, be proficient in Microsoft Office, and have a willingness to learn.  Employer provides health insurance and will pay for parking.  Interested applicants should send resume and cover letter to:  jtasca@cole-sorrentino.com


Associate - General Practice

Pusatier, Sherman, Abbott & Sugarman LLP

Associate, 3 years’ experience, general practice. Please send resume to Pusatier, Sherman, Abbott & Sugarman LLP, 2464 Elmwood Avenue, Kenmore, NY 14217  or psas@psasattorneys.com.


Attorney - Matrimonial/Family Law Department

Cohen & Lombardo, P.C.

Cohen & Lombardo, P.C. is seeking an intelligent, hardworking, self-starting attorney with 3+ years of litigation experience to work in our growing matrimonial/family law department. Candidates should anticipate a challenging but rewarding career. Benefits include health insurance, 401k plan, Bar Association dues and CLE expenses. All resumes should be sent to say@cn-lo.com


Associate Attorney

Burden, Hafner & Hansen, LLC 

Burden, Hafner & Hansen, LLC is seeking a full-time associate attorney to join its civil defense litigation team.   The candidate must be admitted to the New York State Bar and possess a minimum of 2 to 5 years of experience in insurance defense litigation.  Experience in the areas of transportation law, labor law, product liability and premises liability are preferred.  Candidates with other experience are encouraged to apply.   Applicants should be ambitious, hardworking, have excellent research and writing skills and strong communication skills. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.   Generous benefit package includes,  401(k), medical insurance, dental insurance, cell phone reimbursement, CLE costs, membership dues, Health Care FSA for eligible medical expenses, and Dependent Care FSA for eligible child care expenses.    Employees may enroll in the Parking and Transportation Expense Reimbursement Accounts, which allows them to pay for out-of-pocket work-related parking and transportation expenses with per-tax dollars. The billable hourly requirements are reasonable, and bonuses are available for exceeding the billable hourly requirements.   The atmosphere is open and collaborative.   Interested candidates should submit a cover letter with salary requirements, resume, writing sample and transcript to Donna L. Burden at dlb@bhhattorneys.com.  All submissions will remain confidential.   Burden, Hafner, & Hansen is committed to equal employment opportunity.


Marketing Coordinator - Buffalo

Bond Schoeneck & King Attorneys

Bond, Schoeneck & King is accepting applications for a Marketing Coordinator in the Buffalo office. This position will manage and implement marketing initiatives and serve as a business development resource to local stakeholders.  This person will, among other things:
  • Serve as the local point of contact for marketing and business development support 
  • Provide proactive recommendations to enhance the visibility of attorneys and the firm, including advertisements, sponsorships, memberships and community relations endeavors 
  • Manage marketing events
  • Pursue public relations opportunities/placements 
  • Create and distribute press releases for firm wide award recognitions 
  • Network to build internal relationships among Bond lawyers to drive cross-practice integration and cross selling
  • Contribute content and post to the firm’s social media platforms
  • Lead the firm’s SEO efforts guided by a software program
  • Assume other day-to-day marketing responsibilities firm wide and locally as needed. 
This position will have a matrix reporting structure and be supported by the Syracuse-based firm wide marketing team.  A Bachelor’s degree is required and 5+ years of experience (3 of which should be in marketing or business development in a professional services environment is preferred); strong written and verbal communications and organizational skills; and the ability to prioritize tasks.  Attention to detail is a must.  Proficiency with PowerPoint, Word and Excel; knowledge of BrightEdge, Vuture and InterAction a plus.  Please send a cover letter and current resume to openings@bsk.com.  We are an EEO Employer. 

Associate Attorney

Chiacchia & Fleming, LLP

Associate needed with 0-4 years’ experience with advanced research and writing skills for busy personal injury practice.   Please forward a cover letter, resume, law school transcript, and writing sample in a PDF format to Dan Chiacchia at dan@cf-legal.com.   All inquiries will be held in confidence.


Staff Attorney: Department of Health (DOH)

ECBA VLP

The Erie County Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project (VLP) in Buffalo, NY seeks an Attorney to work with individuals living with HIV/AIDS and their families. This Attorney will work under our Department of Health (DOH) contract. TO APPLY: Please send a resume, writing sample, and a cover letter clearly explaining your interest and qualifications. Include contact information for 3 references and send your materials to: Nikole Wynn, Supervising Attorney, ECBA Volunteer Lawyers Project, Inc. at nwynn@ecbavlp.com. Click here for further job description and application information


Senior Staff Attorney: Regional Immigration Assistance Center (RIAC)

ECBA VLP

The Erie County Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project (VLP) seeks a Senior Staff Attorney for our Buffalo, NY office to provide the legal support, training and resources necessary to assist New York indigent legal service attorneys and mandated representation providers regarding the immigration consequences arising from criminal and family court proceedings. This position will work under our Regional Immigration Assistance Center (RIAC) contract and the WNY Immigration Assistance Center project which is a joint effort of VLP and The Legal Aid Society of Rochester, New York (LASROC). We are open to the possibility of the attorney hired being located in Rochester, NY. TO APPLY: Please send a resume and a cover letter clearly explaining your interest and qualifications. Include contact information for 3 references and send your materials to: Robert Elardo, Executive Director/CEO, ECBA Volunteer Lawyers Project, Inc. 438 Main Street, 7th Floor, Buffalo, NY 14202 or email your materials to relardo@ecbavlp.com. Click here for further job description and application information. 


Corporate Associate - Rochester Office

Nixon Peabody LLP

At Nixon Peabody, our priority is to attract, retain and promote talented individuals who have an array of racial, ethnic, social, economic, religious, professional, personal, and other backgrounds. Therefore, we encourage talented individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences to apply.

Our Corporate Practice Group is seeking to hire a mid-level associate to join our Rochester office.

The ideal candidate will have four to five years of experience working on M&A and other business transactions for private and public companies, a broad knowledge of general corporate law, and will be expected to work on matters in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, private equity, venture capital, commercial transactions, private placements and securities. In addition to general corporate transactions experience, the ideal candidate will also have experience assisting in the preparation and review of SEC filings, including periodic reports, current reports, proxy statements and registration statements.

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

NP is an industry leader in corporate transactions.  Our firm has over 200 business lawyers who work together to handle the full range of mergers, sales, acquisitions, investments, joint ventures, licensing, and strategic transactions for both private and public clients – from structure and strategy to negotiation and documentation. Please visit our website to learn more about who we are and what we do – http://www.nixonpeabody.com/labor_and_employment. A career at Nixon Peabody is the opportunity to do work that matters. It’s a chance to use your knowledge to shape what’s ahead. To share, to innovate, to learn at a firm that taps the power of collective thinking. To learn more, or to apply online, please visit our website at http://www.nixonpeabody.com/Careers

Nixon Peabody LLP is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Disability / Female / Gender Identity / Minority / Sexual Orientation / Veteran.


Estate and Elder Law Attorney

HoganWillig

HoganWillig, an established full-service law firm, is seeking an experienced full time Estate and Elder Law attorney to join our ever-growing and thriving team.  We are looking for people who want to make their mark in the practice of law. 

At HoganWillig, you will find a firm that cultivates your professional and personal goals through a:

  • Competitive benefits and compensation package
  • Sophisticated technological infrastructure
  • Supportive, diverse and inclusive culture

Candidates must have experience in Medicare and Medicaid planning. Experience in preparing estate planning documents, trusts, probate matters and/or guardianships a plus. Must have a strong work ethic and a strong academic background. Interested candidates should email their resume, cover letter, unofficial transcript and references to hr@hoganwillig.com.


Family and Marital Law Attorney

HoganWillig

HoganWillig, an established full-service law firm, is seeking an experienced full time Family and Marital Law attorney to join our ever-growing and thriving team.  We are looking for people who want to make their mark in the practice of law. 

At HoganWillig, you will find a firm that cultivates your professional and personal goals through a:

  • Competitive benefits and compensation package
  • Sophisticated technological infrastructure
  • Supportive, diverse and inclusive culture

Candidates should have at least one year of experience handling family law and/or matrimonial matters. Must have a strong work ethic and a strong academic background. Interested candidates should email their resume, cover letter, unofficial transcript and references to hr@hoganwillig.com


Assistant Corporation Counsel

Office of the Corporation Counsel for the City of Niagara Falls

Ideal candidate must be admitted to practice law in the State of New York and possess 0-3 years’ experience. Duties will include, but are not limited to, civil litigation, claims defense, prosecution of non-criminal and traffic offenses and providing legal advice to City Officials and employees on an ongoing basis. Candidates for this position must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills. Starting salary is negotiable together with a generous benefit package, inclusive of health insurance. Residence in the City is required within 6 months of hire date. For consideration, please forward a cover letter, resume and writing sample to the following address. Please reference "Assistant Corporation Counsel Application" OR "Deputy Corporation Counsel Application" in the subject line. Department of Human Resources, City Hall, Room 14, 745 Main Street, P.O. Box 69, Niagara Falls, NY 14302, NF.Jobs@niagarafallsny.gov.

The City of Niagara Falls is an equal opportunity employer


Deputy Corporation Counsel

Office of the Corporation Counsel for the City of Niagara Falls

Ideal candidate must be admitted to practice law in the State of New York and possess a minimum of 10 years’ experience in Municipal Law, Contracts and Real Property Law. Duties will, among other things, include providing legal advice to City Officials and employees on an ongoing basis. Candidates for this position must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills. Starting salary is negotiable together with a generous benefit package, inclusive of health insurance. Residence in the City is required within 6 months of hire date. For consideration, please forward a cover letter, resume and writing sample to the following address. Please reference "Assistant Corporation Counsel Application" OR "Deputy Corporation Counsel Application" in the subject line. Department of Human Resources, City Hall, Room 14, 745 Main Street, P.O. Box 69, Niagara Falls, NY 14302, NF.Jobs@niagarafallsny.gov.

The City of Niagara Falls is an equal opportunity employer


Corporate Attorney

Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria LLP

Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria LLP is seeking a committed Attorney to work in our growing Business & Corporate practice. Candidate must have at least five years of experience in business law, transactional matters and commercial real estate. Submit resume with references and salary requirements toHR Manager, Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria LLP, 42 Delaware Ave, Suite 120, Buffalo, NY  14202, or email to hrdept@lglaw.com.


Staff Attorney: Immigration Program - Removal Defense

ECBA Volunteer Lawyers Project

The Erie County Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project (VLP) is seeking a full-time Staff Attorney to join its Immigration Program, in their Batavia, NY office. This office handles work under the New York Immigrant Family Unity Project (NYIFUP) contract at the Buffalo Federal Detention Facility in Batavia, and some WNY county jails which hold immigrant women. This is a public defender model program where we represent all low income detained people that are facing deportation and are not otherwise represented. Click here for job description and application information.
Social Security Disability Attorney

Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria LLP

Buffalo NY based Law Firm, Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria LLP, seeks an Attorney to join its Workers Compensation & Social Security Department. A minimum of 2 years of Social Security or Workers Compensation experience preferred. Federal Court experience a plus. Must possess excellent writing, drafting, organizational, communication and client service skills.  We are a dynamic firm with a comprehensive client focus & a reputation for our commitment to excellence. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package.
Send resume to:  HR Manager; Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria LLP; 42 Delaware Avenue, Suite 120; Buffalo, NY  14202 or email hrdept@lglaw.com.

Staff Attorney - Criminal Defense Unit

The Legal Aid Bureau of Buffalo, Inc.

The Legal Aid Bureau of Buffalo, Inc. is seeking applicants for our September 2020 Criminal Defense Unit hiring class.  Selected attorneys will undergo an intense training program and shall, upon completion of training and NYS Bar Admittance, 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 is preferred.  Computer proficiency is required.  Candidates must have a demonstrated commitment to indigent defense.  Salary is based on experience.  Legal Aid offers a competitive benefits package.  Reliable transportation and license to drive a motor vehicle is 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 February 14, 2020. The Legal Aid Bureau of Buffalo, Inc. values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity. For additional information, please visit https://legalaidbuffalo.org/

Staff Attorney - Appeals and Post-Conviction Unit

The Legal Aid Bureau of Buffalo, Inc.

The Legal Aid Bureau of Buffalo, Inc. is seeking a Staff Attorney for its Appeals and Post-Conviction Unit. The Attorney shall perform a variety of appellate activities in Family and Criminal Law, with a primary focus on Family Court appeals, including but not limited to Attorney for the Child (AFC) and Juvenile Delinquent (JD) matters. Staff attorneys handle every aspect of their cases, upon receipt of the file through the final disposition, including at the New York State Court of Appeals, if needed.  When appropriate, staff attorneys also investigate cases for potential post-conviction issues, and file necessary motions.
NYS Bar Admittance is required. Experience as an attorney in the practice of Family or criminal appeals is preferred. Computer proficiency is required. Candidates must have a demonstrated commitment to indigent defense.  Salary is based on experience.  Legal Aid offers a competitive benefits package.  Reliable transportation and license to drive a motor vehicle is required.  Interested applicants should forward a cover letter, resume, and writing sample 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 February 14, 2020. The Legal Aid Bureau of Buffalo, Inc. values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity. For additional information, please visit https://legalaidbuffalo.org/

Attorney

Neighborhood Legal Services, Inc.

Neighborhood Legal Services, Inc. seeks to hire an Attorney in our Buffalo Office to provide legal advocacy in housing and landlord/tenant law matters. Duties include: litigation, counsel and advice, case management and community education.  Qualifications: Must be admitted to practice in New York State, have good communication and writing skills, demonstrated commitment to the goals and clients of the legal services program, sensitivity to the needs of people challenged by poverty and/or disability, and have evening court and event availability.   Salary based on experience. Generous benefits package.  Possible eligibility for student loan forgiveness program.  Spanish speaking individuals, minorities, women, persons with disabilities, and people who identify as gay, lesbian, and/or transgender are all welcome and encouraged to apply. Please send resume and references to (no phone calls please):  Grace Andriette, Supervising Attorney,  Neighborhood Legal Services, Inc., 237 Main Street, Suite 400, Buffalo, New York 14203, gandriette@nls.org


Attorneys New to Family Court Practice Needed

ECBA Volunteer Lawyers Project

The ECBA Volunteer Lawyers Project is seeking attorneys new to Family Court practice to participate in the Erie County Family Court Child Support Mentoring Program.  You must be admitted to practice in New York and willing to be paired with an experienced practitioner to guide you through a pro bono child support case for a low-income client.  Attendance at an April 30th training is required.  Malpractice insurance and CLE credit provided.  Please contact Maria Valeri, Pro Bono Recruitment Coordinator at the ECBA Volunteer Lawyers Project to apply or for more information at 716.847.0662 ext. 321 or mvaleri@ecbavlp.com.


Assistant Counsel

Liberty Mutual

Are you passionate about supporting your clients and achieving success?  Would you like to join a growing Legal Office in Buffalo, New York? If so, then let us tell you more about Liberty Mutual's Insurance Defense practice. You will have the opportunity to work collaboratively with Liberty Mutual Field Legal attorneys through the county and support the attorneys that represent the Company and its policyholders in civil litigation matters involving claims for money damages or compensation for personal injury or property damage of a moderate value with moderately complex legal issues. You will gain experience working for a major insurance company in a collaborative and inclusive environment that includes annual performance bonuses, work/life balance, 20 days flexible time off per year, personal holidays, and 401k with a match.

Responsibilities:

  • You will use Litigation Protocols to develop and revise appropriate legal strategy for discovery, investigation of cases or matters; advises communicate and develop those strategies with our Claims Representatives, trial attorneys throughout the county, and insured clients to render clear, unambiguous legal opinions and advice.
  • Understand and creatively use technology; apply technology to the process of law to improve quality and reduce cost. Possess the skills necessary to use technology to work with attorneys throughout the country. Capable of working with office staff who are remotely located.
  • You will conduct necessary and appropriate discovery.  Researches the law applicable to cases or matters; drafts legal documents, pleadings, motions, briefs and opinions as required.
  • Remains current with developments in the law; understands medical, scientific, construction, products, engineering or similar issues and defenses involved with cases or matters.

Qualifications:

  • Current Bar Member in New York State.
  • Completion of law school with LLB or JD and admission to the bar.
  • The individual is required to have a general knowledge of insurance law and specific understanding of the operations and requirements of insured clients, customers and Liberty Mutual.
  • The ability to effectively communicate and persuade by printed or spoken word is important.
  • Experience and ability appropriate to the level of cases or matters.

Liberty Mutual is an equal opportunity employer.  We embrace an environment that is free from all discrimination in the workplace, in its business, or by its vendors. Liberty Mutual values diversity and the differences and similarities of our employees. We foster a diverse and inclusive work environment that leads to better ideas, stronger teams and more innovative products and services for our customers.

Please send resume to: Destin C. Santacrose, Electric Tower- Suite 403, 535 Washington Street, Buffalo, New York  14203, Office: (716) 852-6923, Direct Dial (716) 604-0340, Cell:  (716) 544-5521, Fax:   (603)- 334-7775 


Assistant DA (P-T & F-T); and Legal-Clerk Typist Position (P-T)

Genesee County District Attorney (ADA positions available 01/01/20)

Salary range $71,851 – $90,891 (F-T ADA), depending on years of experience, plus excellent benefits including health insurance and NYS Retirement.

The Office of the Genesee County District Attorney is seeking candidates to fill newly created Assistant District Attorney positions (1 F-T & 1 P-T). New York State bar admission required. Criminal litigation experience preferred. Applicants should possess superior communication and courtroom skills, have strong research and writing abilities and exhibit the ability to work with other attorneys, staff and the courts in a professional manner while functioning in a highly demanding work environment. Interested candidates will need to submit a cover letter, civil service application and resume to: Lawrence Friedman, District Attorney, County Courts Facility, 1 West Main Street, Batavia, N.Y. 14020 or by email to Lawrence.Friedman@co.genesee.ny.us. The following link will take interested candidates to the civil service application: http://www.co.genesee.ny.us/departments/humanresources/index.php


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