Legal Jobs In Rochester and Western New York


Litigation and Municipal Law - Boylan Code LLP - Rochester, NY
Boylan Code LLP has an immediate opening for an Associate Attorney to join our Litigation and Municipal Law practice groups in our Rochester, New York office.

We are seeking a candidate with two to four years of experience, stellar oral and written communication skills, and outstanding academic credentials.  Must be self-motivated and driven to provide a high degree of client service.  New York State Bar admission is required.

This is an exciting opportunity for an attorney who is looking to join a growing practice area in an established firm.  Boylan Code is proud to offer a highly competitive salary and benefits package, and a great group of colleagues who enjoy working in a collaborative, team-oriented environment.  

Boylan Code LLP is a full service law firm, providing legal expertise in a variety of specialized practice areas in order to help our business, municipal, financial and individual clients achieve their most important goals. We serve as trusted advisors to our clients, focusing on the key values shared by entrepreneurial start-ups and the largest multi-national corporations. From formation through liquidity, we provide our clients with advice and legal solutions to protect and maximize the value of assets every step of the way and to help their owners and other key stakeholders achieve their most important business and personal goals.

Please submit your cover letter, resume and writing sample in complete confidence to Susan M. Gross, Director of Human Resources, at sgross@boylancode.com.  


Litigation Associate - Zwicker & Associates PC - Rochester, NY

Company Overview:
Zwicker & Associates PC is a national law firm that represents some of the largest creditors in the nation. Growing strong since 1991, Zwicker encompasses a large clientele ranging from major credit cards issuers to student loan collections.

General Summary:
Zwicker is presently seeking an Associate Attorney possessing 1 - 3 years litigation experience in a fast-paced environment to join the team in our New York office located in Rochester. The Associate Attorney will report to our Managing Attorney at the NY office. 

Responsibilities Include:

  • Communicate effectively and appropriately with opposing counsels, pro se parties, corporate office litigation members and courts.
  • Draft, review and file legal pleadings, motions, discovery, etc.
  • Advocate client’s interest at hearings, motions, mediations, and arbitrations regarding lawsuits filed within this office both in person and telephonically when permitted.
  • Conduct trials when necessary in furtherance of protecting the interests of both the client and Zwicker & Associates.
  • Utilize Collection Software to properly update and document the status of each account in the inventory.
  • Analyze and process reports, as assigned by Managing Attorney, to ensure that proper work flow is being adhered to pursuant to the expectations of both clients and the firm.
  • Comply with all standard operational procedures.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements:

  • Membership in good standing with the State Bar of NY
  • A minimum of 1 year of litigation/trial experience.
  • Well versed in Court Room Practice.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Proficient Computer Skills including extensive experience in Microsoft Word/ Excel/Outlook.
  • Excellent Oral and Written communication skills.

Strongly Preferred Skills:

  • Collection experience preferred.

This is a full time, full benefit position.  Benefit package includes medical & vision insurance, dental insurance, long term disability insurance, life insurance, compensated time off, and 401K with match. Applicants must submit a resume with cover letter including salary requirements and a writing sample.  Applicants who fail to include a cover letter with salary requirements will not be considered.

No Phone Calls, No Agencies, EOE, Drug free workplace. 

Contact sbann@zwickerpc.com
 

Real Estate Attorney - LF Solutions, LLC - Syracuse, NY
LF Solutions, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Barclay Damon, LLP, a 275-attorney law firm, is seeking a full-time Staff Associate for its Syracuse office to work directly with partners and clients in sophisticated commercial real estate transactions involving the sale, acquisition, securitized financing, and leasing of shopping centers, office buildings and other commercial real estate. Duties include reviewing, preparing, and managing transaction documentation, assisting in reviewing, managing, and responding to diligence requests, coordinating closings, and analyzing and examining real estate titles.  

Candidates must be licensed to practice in New York State or eligible to waive into the New York Bar; have 1-3 years’ experience as an attorney in commercial real estate and financing transactions; be organized and detail-oriented; demonstrate an ability to work well in a team environment; and possess excellent verbal and written communication skills. Consideration will be given to recently admitted attorneys who have non-lawyer business experience in commercial real estate, securitization, structured finance or related fields. Interested candidates should submit resume, cover letter, transcript and writing sample in confidence to:

Recruitment Coordinator Barclay Damon, LLP Barclay Damon Tower 125 East Jefferson Street Syracuse, NY 13202
Contact: Recruitment Coordinator  
Phone: 315.425.2721
Fax: 315.703.6266
Email: jobs@barclaydamon.com
LOCATION(S): Syracuse
Barclay Damon is an Equal Opportunity Employer. EEO M/F/V/H
 

Corporate Attorney - Barlcay Damon - Buffalo, NY
Barclay Damon, LLP, a 275-attorney law firm, with 33 practice offerings and eleven offices throughout New York State and the Northeast, is seeking an Associate for its Buffalo office in the Business Services Practice Group.  The Associate attorney will advise clients on corporate and business law issues and compliance matters, perform transactional work, including preparation and negotiation of agreements, opinion letters and other documents, perform related research and due diligence, and also develop and maintain client relationships. 

Strong communication and negotiation skills are required. The ideal candidate will have a minimum three years of progressively responsible experience in business and transactional services.
 
Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and law school transcripts in confidence to:
Recruitment Coordinator 
Barclay Damon, LLP
Barclay Damon Tower
125 East Jefferson Street 
Syracuse, NY 13202
Contact: Recruitment Coordinator 
Email: jobs@barclaydamon.com
Location(s): Buffalo
Barclay Damon is an Equal Opportunity Employer.    EEO M/F/V/H
 

Social Security Disability Attorney - Law Offices of Kenneth Hiller - Amherst & Rochester, NY
Small, busy law firm with offices in Amherst and Rochester seeks admitted attorney to handle all aspects of Social Security Disability Claims.  This position requires intensive interaction with clients.  Candidates must have excellent writing and communication skills. Please forward resume to resume@kennethhiller.com

Business Attorney - Barlcay Damon - Buffalo, NY
Barclay Damon, LLP, a 275-attorney law firm, with 33 practice offerings and eleven offices throughout New York State and the Northeast, is seeking a mid-level or senior Associate for its Buffalo office in the Business Services Practice Group with prior experience in corporate/transactional work.  The Associate attorney will assist in merger & acquisition, commercial, and other transactional work, including preparation and negotiation of acquisition agreements, and associated documents and due diligence in connection therewith. The Associate attorney will also advise clients on general corporate and business law issues and compliance matters and be involved in the development and maintenance of client relationships. 

Strong communication and negotiation skills are required. The ideal candidate will have a minimum five years of relevant experience in general business, merger & acquisition transactional work. 
 
Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, writing sample and law school transcript in confidence to:
Recruitment Coordinator
Barclay Damon, LLP
Barclay Damon Tower
125 East Jefferson Street
Syracuse, NY 13202
Contact: Recruitment Coordinator
Email: jobs@barclaydamon.com
LOCATION(s): Buffalo
Barclay Damon is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 

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