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Tenants Rights Attorney

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Outerbridge Law P.C.
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New York, NY

Outerbridge Law P.C.


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Published 1 month ago

December 28, 2020
December 28, 2020
$80,000 - $90,000

Established in 2019, Outerbridge Law P.C. is a boutique, thriving landlord-tenant, real estate and immigration firm located in the heart of midtown, in New York City. Composed of 2 attorneys with a combined decades of leading law firm experience, Outerbridge Law P.C. provides excellent legal services to a variety of clients in the landlord tenant, real estate and immigration sector. The right candidate in this role, will be ready to join a thriving, growing culture, and have the necessary sense of flexibility that comes with being part of a startup and rapidly growing company.

The Opportunity

It's an exciting time to join our growing law firm! We are looking for a motivated, dedicated Landlord Tenant attorney.

A successful person in this role will:

You will appear in court regularly and draft legal documents including motions and oppositions to motions and appear in court. The candidate must be comfortable navigating a small but high volume, fast-paced office and perform well under pressure of managing multiple time sensitive projects and must have excellent legal drafting skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct research to support legal proceedings
  • Drafting documents including rent demands, petitions, motions, oppositions, etc.
  • Defend NYC tenants against eviction proceedings
  • Investigate facts to help in the negotiation of legal disputes
  • Filing motions and other documents with various courts in NYC
  • Appearing in court (Bronx, Manhattan, Kings and Queens)

Qualifications:

  • NY bar admission required.
  • Prior law firm experience or prior experience with drafting legal documents required.
  • Knowledgeable of landlord tenant law including, non-payment cases, holdovers, etc.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Familiarity with legal research.
  • Ability to prioritize and multitask.
  • ***Excellent written and verbal communication skills***
  • Deadline and detail-oriented.

Salary: DOE

Experience:

  • 5 years (Required)

Location:

  • New York, NY 10177 (Required)

Work Location:

  • 250 Park Avenue, 7th Floor, New York, New York

Working days:

  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday

Typical start time:

  • 9:30AM

Typical end time:

  • 7PM

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
  • Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction
  • High stress tolerance -- thrives in a high-pressure environment

This Company Describes Its Culture as:

  • Detail-oriented -- quality and precision-focused

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: DOE

COVID-19 considerations:

Masks and hand sanitizer are provided to all visitors. CDC social distancing. Zoom client meetings.

Application Questions


Established in 2019, Outerbridge Law P.C. is a boutique, thriving landlord-tenant, real estate and immigration firm located in the heart of midtown, in New York City. Composed of 2 attorneys with a combined decades of leading law firm…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • J.D. Required
  • Professional

Benefits

401k match, paid vacations.

401k match, paid vacations.

Location

New York, NY

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