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Associate Attorney - Rochester

Mid-size Rochester law firm seeks associate with 5+ years of experience in Corporate/Business related matters. Candidates should have a working knowledge of corporate legal matters, including mergers and acquisitions, financial/securities offerings, compliance issues, and intellectual property; the ability to assist in formation of corporations, both for profit and not-for-profit; commercial lending matters, including preparation and negotiation of commitment letters, commercial loan documents, and the review of due diligence items. Candidate must be admitted to practice in NY; be highly motivated; be comfortable meeting with clients; and have good marketing, computer and research skills. Please submit your resume with a cover letter and current compensation expectations to Karen Craft, Director of Operations, Underberg & Kessler LLP, 300 Bausch & Lomb Place, Rochester, New York 14604 or kcraft@underbergkessler.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer

PAVA Advocate - Brooklyn, NY

PAVA Advocate - Position Details
To apply: https://www.appone.com/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=1292320

NOT-FOR-PROFIT CORPORATION OPPORTUNITY

A local not-for-profit corporation established in 1954 seeks advice on its program for providing interest-free college loans to inner city and rural women.  The corporation is looking for a pro bono attorney to review and update its scholarship/loan application documents, including guarantor documents and offer guidance on limited corporate matters.  The attorney would write demand letters on defaulted loans and file judgments. The pro bono attorney would be reimbursed for out of pocket fees.  If interested, a meeting with the  Chair of the Educational Loan Fund will be arranged. Reply to Vasanthi Pillai, Esq. at Volunteer Legal Services Project vpillai@vlsprochester.org or (585) 232-3051

Associate Attorney - Underberg & Kessler LLP, Rochester
A mid-size Rochester law firm seeks associate with 5+ years of experience in Corporate/Business related matters. Candidates should have a working knowledge of corporate legal matters, including mergers and acquisitions, financial/securities offerings, compliance issues, and intellectual property; the ability to assist in formation of corporations, both for profit and not-for-profit; commercial lending matters, including preparation and negotiation of commitment letters, commercial loan documents, and the review of due diligence items. Candidate must be admitted to practice in NY; be highly motivated; be comfortable meeting with clients; and have good marketing, computer and research skills.
Please submit your resume with a cover letter and current compensation expectations to Karen Craft, Director of Operations, Underberg & Kessler LLP, 300 Bausch & Lomb Place, Rochester, NY 14604 or kcraft@underbergkessler.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Pro Bono Attorney - Not-For-Profit Corporation Opportunity

A local not-for-profit corporation established in 1954 seeks advice on its program for providing interest-free college loans to inner city and rural women.  The corporation is looking for a pro bono attorney to review and update its scholarship/loan application documents, including guarantor documents and offer guidance on limited corporate matters.  The attorney would write demand letters on defaulted loans and file judgments. The pro bono attorney would be reimbursed for out of pocket fees.  If interested, a meeting with the  Chair of the Educational Loan Fund will be arranged.
Reply to Vasanthi Pillai, Esq. at Volunteer Legal Services Project vpillai@vlsprochester.org or (585) 232-3051

Finding A Female Attorney for Small Business Decision
Kimberly Corpus is looking for a small business female attorney to help with the decision of going with a PLLC, LLC, or 501c3. If you are interested in helping Kimberly, please contact her via email.
Kimberly Corpus can be contacted at kimcorpuslmt@gmail.com or (585) 442-5410

Commerical Litigation Associate, Nixon Peabody LLP, Rochester, NY Office
 Our Commercial Litigation Practice Group is seeking to hire an experienced litigation associate to join our Rochester, NY office.  Qualified candidates will have approximately four to six years of commercial litigation experience.  The successful candidate will be a motivated self-starter with stellar academic credentials, superb communication and writing skills, a commitment to excellence, and have the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.  New York State Bar admission is required. 
More than a third of Nixon Peabody’s lawyers are litigators.  We have decades of experience representing clients at every level of the judicial system; in international forums; and in mediation, arbitration, and other methods of alternative dispute resolution.  We help our clients manage virtually all forms of disputes, from relatively simple matters to highly complex cases.
A career at Nixon Peabody is the opportunity to do work that matters in one of the most affordable and innovative cities in the U.S.  We’ve created a dynamic, energizing environment that promotes success for our clients and each other.  We live our values of teamwork and collaboration every day, and take great pride in fostering a culture based on collegiality and mutual respect.  We’re the only law firm in Rochester that offers a global stage on which to practice and an appreciation for entrepreneurial thinking.  We’re investing in our people and making them successful in Rochester and across our firm. 
NP offers challenging work, a friendly environment and an excellent benefits package.  We are always looking for outstanding lawyers with diverse backgrounds and experience to complement our strengths and become part of our exciting future.

To learn more, or to apply online, please visit our website at http://www.nixonpeabody.com/Careers
 

Trust & Estates Attorney : Underberg & Kessler
Trust & Estates Attorney: Underberg & Kessler is growing! We are currently seeking a Trust and Estates Attorney to join our team in our downtown Rochester office. The position covers all areas of estate planning and trust and estate administration. The ideal candidate possesses the ability to organize, prioritize, effectively multi-task while producing high quality work, and to interact positively with other members of the team.
Qualifications:
·         Minimum 5+ years’ experience in trust and estates administration
·         Must be able to practice in NYS
·         Comfortable meeting with clients and have good business development
·         Highly organized and able to prioritize workload
·         Strong writing and verbal communication skills are required
 
We offer a competitive salary and benefits, as well as an enjoyable and professional working environment. Please submit your resume with a cover letter and current compensation expectations to Karen Craft, Director of Operations, Underberg & Kessler LLP, 300 Bausch & Lomb Place, Rochester, New York 14604 or kcraft@underbergkessler.com. Equal Opportunity EmployerAssociate

Attorney : Underberg & Kessler
Associate Attorney: Underberg & Kessler is growing!  We are seeking an attorney to join our Corporate Practice Group in our downtown Rochester office. Candidates should have a working knowledge of corporate legal matters, including mergers and acquisitions, financial/securities offerings, compliance issues, and intellectual property; the ability to assist in formation of corporations, both for profit and not-for-profit; commercial lending matters, including preparation and negotiation of commitment letters, commercial loan documents, and the review of due diligence items. The ideal candidate possesses the ability to organize, prioritize, effectively multi-task while producing high quality work, and to interact positively with other members of the team.
 Qualifications:
·         Minimum 5+ years’ experience in corporate/business related matters
·         Must be able to practice in NYS
·         Comfortable meeting with clients and have good business development
·         Highly organized and able to prioritize workload
·         Strong writing and verbal communication skills
 We offer a competitive salary and benefits, as well as an enjoyable and professional working environment. Please submit your resume with a cover letter and current compensation expectations to Karen Craft, Director of Operations, Underberg & Kessler LLP, 300 Bausch & Lomb Place, Rochester, New York 14604 or kcraft@underbergkessler.com. Equal Opportunity Employer

Nixon Peabody LLP Labor & Employment - Rochester, NY
Our Labor & Employment Practice Group is seeking to hire a non-partner track, attorney to join our Rochester, NY office. 
 
The ideal candidate will have approximately six to eight years of experience in employment litigation and other aspects of labor and employment 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.  New York State Bar admission is required.
 
Our full-service L&E practice delivers creative, specialized, and real-world solutions to keep our clients’ businesses moving forward.  Our diverse team of more than 70 labor
and employment attorneys cover every angle of the workplace: from wage-hour issues to complex ERISA matters, to employee use of social media.  Whether it’s a routine hire
gone awry, wage and hour class action, a health care reform question, or a precendent-setting labor dispute, Nixon Peabody has it covered.  To learn more about our L&E practice,
please visit: http://www.nixonpeabody.com/labor_and_employment.
 
A career at Nixon Peabody is the opportunity to do work that matters in one of the most affordable and innovative cities in the U.S.  We’ve created a dynamic, energizing environment that promotes success for our clients and each other.  We live our values of teamwork and collaboration every day, and take great pride in fostering a culture based on collegiality and mutual respect.  We’re the only law firm in Rochester that offers a global stage on which to practice and an appreciation for entrepreneurial thinking.  We’re investing in our people and making them successful in Rochester and across our firm.  
 
NP offers challenging work, a friendly environment and an excellent benefits package.  We are always looking for outstanding lawyers with diverse backgrounds and experience to complement our strengths and become part of our exciting future.
 
To learn more, or to apply online, please visit our website at http://www.nixonpeabody.com/Careers

Nixon Peabody LLP is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.  Disability / Female / Gender Identity / Minority / Sexual Orientation / Veteran

Monroe County: Public Defender's Office

The Monroe County Public Defender is accepting resumes for an entry-level position as an assistant public defender in the Town Court Bureau. In this position the attorney would be responsible for representing persons charged with misdemeanors or violations in town courts throughout Monroe County. Starting salary is $51,154 with excellent benefits, including full health insurance, dental, vacation, sick time, compensatory time, and membership in the NYS Retirement System. Applicants must be admitted to practice in New York and have a valid driver's license. All employees of Monroe County are required to reside within Monroe County. Interested applicants should submit a resume to the Monroe County Public Defender's Office, 10 N. Fitzhugh Street, Rochester, NY 14614.

Conflicts Attorney - Nixon Peabody LLP, Rochester
Nixon Peabody is looking for a Conflicts Attorney. Please refer to the linked document for position details.
https://nixonpeabody.careers.micronapps.com/job_post_details.aspx?>ac^?LWCZ4dN=1`&%401g%5d%3a%5bW7=1nJl0%40

Associate Position at Barclay Damon

http://barclaydamon.com/current-openings-attorneys/litigation-insurance-coverage-attorney-buffalo-rochester-syracuse
 

APPEAL TECH is looking to hire for its Rochester office.   If interested in a non-traditional legal career move, this might be something to consider. Here’s the info:
https://www.indeed.com/cmp/AppealTech/jobs/Appellate-Counsel-Sales-Consultant-d128baf918966fcc?q=appealtech

Rupp Baase Pfalzgraf Cunningham LLC - Litigator Position
Rupp Baase Pfalzgraf Cunningham LLC seeks an ambitious litigator with 1 to 5 years experience to work in our Rochester office. Unparalleled opportunities available for the right candidate. Candidate must be admitted to practice in New York and have excellent verbal, writing, research and analytical skills. Generous benefits package including health insurance, 401k and more. Interested candidates should submit resume, cover letter, and writing sample in confidence to: lenhard@ruppbaase.com.  All qualified applicants will be afforded equal employment opportunities without discrimination because of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, age, disability or marital status.

DRNY Open Positions

Disability Rights New York is currently offering a Human Resource Assistant position for our Albany NY office. We are seeking a hardworking and self-motivated individual who will assist our HR Director by providing general clerical support, along with other duties and special projects as assigned.Interested candidates should apply through the link submitted below:


DRNY seeks a Supervising Attorney in its Protection & Advocacy for Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (PADD) Program. The Supervising Attorney will provide supervision and support to PADD staff attorneys, coordination of PADD program activities, and assistance with the administration of the state-wide PADD program. The Supervising Attorney will also provide direct legal services and engage in individual and systemic advocacy on behalf of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, including addressing allegations of abuse and neglect and using litigation and other advocacy tools to assure compliance with federal and state laws protecting the rights of persons with disabilities. This position reports to the Director of the PADD Program.

Please apply at the link below:

https://www.appone.com/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=1537586

Livingston County Social Services Attorney

The Livingston County Department of Social Services is soliciting applications for a Social Services Attorney.  The Social Services Attorney is responsible for providing legal counsel to the Livingston County Commissioner of Social Services and Department staff.  Primary functions include:  representing the Agency in family court proceedings as well as courts of general jurisdiction, collaborating with the management team regarding legal philosophy of the Department and developing Agency policies and procedures.  The incumbent will work closely with other members of the administrative team for the purpose of short and long term planning and may be assigned additional functional areas. Supervision may be exercised over the work of subordinate employees.  Candidates must be admitted to practice and in good standing as an attorney and counselor at law before the courts of the State of New York, have a minimum of two (2) years of experience in the practice of law in New York State, a valid New York State driver’s license and maintenance of same throughout appointment, and an automobile which may be used to perform job responsibilities.  Successful candidates will be required to obtain Livingston County residency. 
Please visit the County website at:  http://www.livingstoncounty.us/jobs.aspx for the full job description and application information. This is a provisional appointment for a civil services competitive class position.
Salary is commensurate with successful candidate’s qualifications.  Excellent benefit package includes New York State retirement, health insurance, and paid time off. 
Interested qualified candidates should submit an application along with a cover letter and resume by March 31, 2017 to:
Livingston County Personnel Department
6 Court Street, Room 206
Geneseo, New York 14454
 Livingston County is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Volunteer Legal Services Project of Monroe County - Executive Director

VLSP is seeking a dynamic new Executive Director of Volunteer Legal Services Project.  This position is a great opportunity for an experienced, creative leader to build on VLSP’s strengths and successes and respond to the growing client need for pro bono volunteers to provide civil legal services.

If you know of exceptional candidates who might be interested, please pass along the attached posting.  Also, we’d appreciate it if you could share this with your networks. 

Indications of interest, inquiries and applications should be directed by email to Cochran, Cochran & Yale, Attention: Cheryl Yawman and Kymberly Bailey, Non-Profit Search Practice Directors at vlsp@ccy.com

Posting: https://www.vlsprochester.org/careers