Established and well known matrimonial and family law firm, with other diverse practice groups, Goldberg & Cohn, LLP, in Downtown Brooklyn on Court Street, is seeking a NYS admitted attorney to join our team at this time.
Requirements include that you be admitted to practice in New York State, and have a core level of experience working in a family law firm and/or environment. Ideal level of experience is 2 to 4 years of practice,
Practice includes matters before the Supreme Court and Family Court throughout the five NYC counties, along with drafting of agreements pertaining to matrimonial and family law including separation, pre-nuptial, post nuptial and parenting; Child Support/Custody matters; Meeting with and representing clients before NYC and NYS agencies including HRA/ACS and administrative law matters
Desired Duties include and are related to:
Extensive motion practice including Orders To Show Cause
Court appearances including allocutions
Ability to prioritize
Four (4) way conferences
Child Support and Visitation
Superior Writing Skills (both legal writing and correspondence)
Able to help manage a high volume practice
High level of legal research and cite checking/blue booking
Provide essential support to lead attorney
Document Production/Document Review
Ability to negotiate
Deposition preparation and conducting depositions
Advanced research skills (legal and otherwise)
Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines
Ideal candidate will be able to handle heavy Court calendar, balance every day workload and be able to multi-task. In addition, we seek someone who also works well in a team environment and is truly motivated to further learn about the ins and outs of a diverse family law practice with a multitude of clients. Be able to hit the ground running and to adjust to changing priorities; and be a self-starter with developed analytical abilities. Good organization skills. In addition, we seek a candidate who can work on non family law matters as well as administrative agencies, litigation, contract disputes, investigations, government relations and multi-faceted negotiations.
This is a solid opportunity for a driven attorney to absorb the intricacies of a family law practice, and also gain experience in niche practice areas.
Compensation: To be determined
Start date: To Be Determined
Please send replies by email to firstname.lastname@example.org (Attention: Marc Jay Liebman, Office Manager) with resume and cover letter.
No agencies or recruiters please
No phone calls