Associate Attorney/Of-Counsel AttorneyVahey Getz LLP - Rochester, NY (Posted 5/28/20)

Vahey Getz LLP, a Rochester boutique litigation law firm, is seeking an attorney for work in various areas of litigation, including commercial litigation. Our firm is centrally and conveniently located in Downtown Rochester across from the Hall of Justice. Benefits include competitive salary and benefits package, beautiful, newly renovated office, fully paid parking, etc. Candidates for this position should have at least 3 to 10 years’ commercial litigation practice experience, an excellent work ethic, self-motivated and the ability to work independently, superior communication skills, the desire and ability to work as a team and commit to our core values, and the drive to provide superior service to our clients.

Expected duties and skills include: handling commercial litigation cases from client intake to securing and enforcing a judgement, meeting with clients and potential clients, initial investigations and legal research, preparation of demand letters, participating in settlement negotiations, drafting pleadings, drafting discovery demands and discovery responses, conducting and defending depositions, preparation of motion papers, preparation and participation in mediations and/or arbitrations, preparation and participation in trials, drafting and enforcing judgments, communicating with clients and witnesses, and all other actions necessary in a civil litigation practice group.

Interested candidates please send a resume via email to skoszelak@vaheygetz.com.
 
Legal Assistant - LawNY - Bath, NY (Posted 5/6/20)

AmeriCorps members provide intake and screening services for income-eligible persons seeking legal assistance with civil law problems and outreach to underserved populations. They are offered the opportunity for direct, substantive legal experience, excellent training and a chance to make a critical difference for low-income and vulnerable populations and their communities.

Members receive a living allowance of $715.42 semi-monthly for the duration of the contract term. They may also be eligible for aid in obtaining basic health coverage, an educational award of up to $3,047.50, childcare expenses and deferment of student loans. The successful candidate will serve full-time for six months in our Bath office. Commitment to a six-month term with a minimum of 900 hours of service is required. The LawNY Bath office is closed to the public at this time however, the term of service may begin once the office reopens to the public but no later than August 1, 2020 continuing for six months. Term renewal may be available after that time.

Member Responsibilities:

1. Provide screening and intake for low-income persons seeking civil legal assistance;

2. Recruit and support volunteer lawyers, students and community members;

3. Assist staff attorneys in providing legal services to clients ;

4. Work with community agencies serving low-income populations to strengthen collaborations;

5. Provide outreach and community education for targeted groups;

6. Participate on relevant staff committees and work groups;

7. Participate in impact cases or projects.

Member Qualifications:

Members should have at least two years of college or equivalent experience. Prior experience working with low-income persons is preferred.

Application Procedure:

To apply, please email a letter of interest, resume and (3) references to Thomas Dubel, Deputy Director, at lawnyapplications@lawny.org.

 

Legal Assistant - LawNY - Elmira, NY (Posted 5/6/20)

AmeriCorps members provide intake and screening services for income-eligible persons seeking legal assistance with civil law problems and outreach to underserved populations. They are offered the opportunity for direct, substantive legal experience, excellent training and a chance to make a critical difference for low-income and vulnerable populations and their communities.

Members receive a living allowance of $715.42 semi-monthly for the duration of the contract term. They may also be eligible for aid in obtaining basic health coverage, an educational award of up to $3,047.50, childcare expenses and deferment of student loans. The successful candidate will serve full-time for six months in our Elmira office. Commitment to a six-month term with a minimum of 900 hours of service is required. The LawNY Elmira office is closed to the public at this time however, the term of service may begin once the office reopens to the public but no later than August 1, 2020 continuing for six months. Term renewal may be available after that time.

Member Responsibilities:

1. Provide screening and intake for low-income persons seeking civil legal assistance;

2. Recruit and support volunteer lawyers, students and community members;

3. Assist staff attorneys in providing legal services to clients ;

4. Work with community agencies serving low-income populations to strengthen collaborations;

5. Provide outreach and community education for targeted groups;

6. Participate on relevant staff committees and work groups;

7. Participate in impact cases or projects.

Member Qualifications:

Members should have at least two years of college or equivalent experience. Prior experience working with low-income persons is preferred.

Application Procedure:

To apply, please email a letter of interest, resume and (3) references to Thomas Dubel, Deputy Director, at lawnyapplications@lawny.org.

 

Attorney(s) - William Mattar, P.C. - Rochester (Posted 8/14/19)*

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

William Mattar, P.C. opened its doors to serve their clients, support the community, support their colleagues and love their families, all with one goal in mind: helping people. That's why William Mattar decided to focus the law firm's legal practice on motor vehicle accident cases, so that peace of mind can be offered to those in need. "Helping people is what we do." The firm's home office is located in Williamsville, NY servicing areas in Buffalo, Rochester, Syracuse and Albany.

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://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=abd8e807-c581-4fef-a773-b924265bdb9d&ccId=19000101_000001&jobId=46425&source=CC3&lang=en_US

 


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