Municipal Attorney - City of Rochester, New York - Rochester (Posted 10/27/20)

The City of Rochester’s Law Department is seeking an experienced attorney to join its legal staff.  The Municipal Attorney is responsible for serving as legal counsel to various City departments, City employees acting in an official capacity, and City boards, commissions and City-affiliated entities.  Additional responsibilities may include:

1. Representing the City in lawsuits, appeals and administrative hearings brought for or against the City and/or indemnified officers, employees, agents, or groups entitled to defense and indemnification;
2. Representing the City in negotiations with a variety of other parties, including vendors, contractors, and labor unions.

The ideal candidate will possess a juris doctorate from a law school of recognized standing and at least two (2) years of experience as an attorney licensed to practice in New York State.

The City of Rochester Offers:
• Excellent Benefits Package
• NYS Retirement System
• Liberal Holidays and Vacation
All applications MUST be submitted on the City of Rochester's website (www.cityofrochester.gov/jobopportunities) no later than November 23, 2020.  If you wish to submit a resume to accompany your application, please e-mail it to millert@cityofrochester.gov.   
The candidate chosen for this position will be required to establish and maintain City residency within one (1) year of their hire date.

Procurement Specialist - US District Court of Western New York - Buffalo (Posted 10/7/20)
 
Position: Procurement Specialist I
(Full-Time, Permanent)
Vacancy: 20-12
Duty Station: Buffalo, New York
Salary: CL 25($43,853-$71,330)
Commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Promotion potential to CL 27, without further competition, based on eligibility and needs of the office
 
Overview
The Procurement Specialist performs and coordinates administrative, technical, and professional work to ensure that the Court is supplied with the materials, equipment, and services required to function optimally. CLICK HERE to view a brief video about Judiciary administrative professionals working in the Courts.
Important Dates
Position Available: 10/06/2020
Application Deadline: 10/27/2020
 
Read the full posting here
 
Real Estate Associate - Nixon Peabody - Rochester (Posted 10/7/20)
 
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 Real Estate Group is seeking to hire an associate to join our Rochester office.
 
We are seeking an associate with four to five years of experience working on sophisticated commercial real estate transactions. Qualified candidates will have experience representing buyers and sellers of commercial, retail and industrial properties and landlords and tenants. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of four years of real estate experience with a focus on one or more of the following areas: real estate acquisitions, disposition and financing transactions, commercial leasing, real estate development, construction contracts, zoning and permitting land use. 
 
Qualified candidates will have stellar academic credentials, superb judgment and communication skills and a commitment to excellence and have the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
 
Nixon Peabody’s Real Estate attorneys help clients structure, negotiate and close complicated real estate and construction transactions with future-focused, business-grounded advice and practical solutions. Our team helps clients maximize and manage their institutional real estate properties and transform development and land use challenges into success stories.
 
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 and share, to innovate, to learn at a firm that taps the power of collective thinking.
 

Environmental Attorney - Nixon Peabody - Rochester or Albany (Posted 10/7/20)
 
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 Environmental practice is seeking to hire an experienced attorney to join our Albany or Rochester office.
 
The ideal candidate will have at least six years of experience in environmental law, with a focus on the Clean Water Act and the Clean Air Act (including their state counterparts), and/or renewable energy development.  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. 
 
Nixon Peabody’s Environmental practice offers its clients a unique blend of legal counseling and representation supported by in-house engineering and scientific professionals. We have experience in all substantive areas of environmental law and can help our clients address the full spectrum of their environmental needs. To learn more about our team, please visit:  http://www.nixonpeabody.com/environmental.
 
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. We’re investing in our people and making them successful across the firm. Our Albany and Rochester offices also offer lawyers a sought after and differentiating environment to grow a practice and a family. These regions provide major market quality of life without major market costs, making them an ideal destination for talented people and innovative companies.
 

ERISA/Employee Benefits Attorney – Nixon Peabody LLP- Multiple Locations (Posted 10/05/20)
 
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.
We are seeking to hire an Associate or Counsel for the nationwide Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation Team.  Location is flexible. 
 
The ideal candidate will have at least four years of experience in ERISA and employee benefits counseling, focusing on issues related to retirement plans, health and welfare plans and executive compensation programs for both private and public businesses. Plan administration background a plus.
 
NP’s full service Employee Benefits Team delivers creative, specialized and real-world solutions to our clients. Our Employee Benefits team makes compliance simple, designing employee benefit plans that give our clients a competitive edge while keeping them in step with the law.
 
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.
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.
Nixon Peabody LLP is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Disability / Female / Gender Identity / Minority/ Sexual Orientation / Veteran.
 
 

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