Staff Attorney

Job Type

Full Time

Published

07/12/2018

Start Date

08/03/2018

Application Deadline

08/03/2018

Address

216 West 14th Street
New York
NY
10011
United States

Description

Admitted attorney sought to become part of a team of lawyers who represent unionized NYC employees in civil matters covered by the Teamsters Local 237 Legal Services Plan. Staff Attorneys have cases involving landlord/tenant disputes, real estate, family law, wills, domestic relations, bankruptcy and consumer issues. Attorneys advise and counsel clients, conduct case assessment and intake, engage in motion practice, author legal pleadings, organize real estate transactions, and provide direct representation for clients at trials and proceedings in Federal Bankruptcy Court and New York Supreme, Civil, Housing and Family Courts. Qualifications: Admitted to NYS Bar, strong legal and interpersonal skills, ability to work efficiently and effectively under pressure and in crisis situations and a commitment to public service. Excellent benefits. Send resume with cover letter to: Mary E. Sheridan, Director, at Teamsters Local 237 LSP, 216 W. 14th Street, NY, NY 10011, msheridan@local237.org

Level of Language Proficiency

Fluency in Spanish a plus.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

J.D.

How To Apply

msheridan@local237.org

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