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There will be a $50 charge per job posting. To list a career opportunity, please email a brief job description to Communications Assistant, Dimitri Malliaris at dmalliaris@eriebar.org. The job notice will be included in the e-newsletter the week it is received and will remain on our site for four weeks unless otherwise requested. Employers will be invoiced for the job posting and payment is due upon receipt. Job postings must be submitted no later than 12:00 noon on Friday to be included in that week's newsletter. 

Associate Attorney 

Mura & Storm, PLLC, is seeking an associate with 1-3 years of legal experience, preferably in insurance coverage and defense.  Deposition and motion experience required, as well as exceptional research & writing skills.  Opportunities for advancement.  Qualified candidates should submit resume, salary requirements and writing sample to: employment@muralaw.com


Town of cheektowaga clerk

The Office of the Town Attorney in the Town of Cheektowaga Clerk (Part-Time). Previous experience in a Law Office/Legal background preferred. Good knowledge of Microsoft Office software a plus. Must be able to work independently with limited superivision, possess excellent organizational skills, and be detail-oriented. 19 Hours per week, wage rate $15.00 - $20.00/hour depending on experience. 

The Town of Cheektowaga Exmployment application is available on the Town's website: http://www.tocny.org/Portals/0/Departments/Employee%20Relations/employment%20applic.pdf

Send completed applications to: Personnel Department, 3301 Broadway, Cheektowaga, New Yrok 14227. No phone calls. EOE.


Associate Attorney

People who know William Mattar Law Offices know: Hurt in a Car? Call William Mattar. William Mattar, P.C. opened the doors to this law firm with one goal in mind: helping people. And that's why William Mattar decided to focus the law firm's legal practice on motor vehicle accident cases. "Helping people is what we do." The firm's home office is located in Williamsville, NY servicing areas in Buffalo, Rochester, Syracuse and Albany.

More about us:
Top100 verdicts in New York in 2016
Best Companies to work for in 2017
Top 25 MVA 2016 verdicts in New York

DESCRIPTION:
We are seeking an Associate Attorney to handle client cases from the initial client meeting through resolution.

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
We require at least two (2) year of experience in a personal injury law firm or in the insurance industry handling personal injury claims. 
Must have an excellent understanding of the CPLR, No Fault Regulations, various auto and property insurance coverage, and endorsements. 

EDUCATION REQUIRED:
Candidate must be admitted to practice law in New York State and have a JD from an ABA accredited Law School.

PERKS:
Our firm offers generous Paid Time Off (PTO) to help its employees keep their work/life balance.


TO APPLY, Please use link provided: 

https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=mattar&jobId=12134&lang=en_US&source=CC2

Those candidates whose experience best meets our requirements will be contacted.

William Mattar, P.C. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 


Staff Attorney - Attorneys for Children Unit

The Legal Aid Bureau of Buffalo, Inc. seeks an ambitious attorney to represent children in Family Court, primarily Article 10, JD and PINS matters. Family Law and trial experience preferred. Admission to New York State Bar required. Candidates must have a demonstrated commitment to working with children or disabled. Salary is based on experience. Reliable transportation required. The Legal Aid Bureau of Buffalo, Inc. values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Email cover letter and resume to resume@legalaidbuffalo.org or mail a hard copy to Human Resources, 290 Main Street, Suite 400, Buffalo, NY 14202 as soon as possible.  We will conduct interviews on a rolling basis. 


Attorney

Established law firm with more than 80 years serving the Buffalo area seeks attorney to join our long standing tradition of integrity, excellence, and dedication to the community.

Candidate should possess 1+ year of residential real estate and corporate law experience, be ambitious, hardworking, self-motivated, confident, and admitted to practice in New York State.

Generous benefits package including health insurance, 401k and more. Salary commensurate with experience.

Interested candidates please submit cover letter, resume, transcript and writing sample to Cohen & Lombardo, P.C.,  Attention: Rocco Lucente, II, c/o Kathy Karaszewski at karaszewski@cn-lo.com.


Assistant Attorney General (Utica)


Attorney

Law Firm named WNY’s Best Places to work in 2016 & 2017 is seeking an attorney with 2-5 years’ experience, which should include drafting motions, memorandums, briefs for state supreme court. Ideal candidate will have exp. w/ Real Estate, Real Property, Contracts &/or Civil Litigation. Must have the ability to adapt to changing policies, procedures & practices. Must be able to work independently in a fast-paced litigation environment. Excellent organizational skills are a must. Competitive salary and benefits package available. Please send resume along with wage requirements to Gross Polowy, LLC’s HR department at hr@grosspolowy.com.


M&A and Corporate Transactions Associate - Nixon Peabody (Rochester)

Our M&A and Corporate Transactions Practice Group is seeking a highly motivated associate to join our Rochester, NY office.  Qualified candidates will have approximately one to three years of experience working on M&A and other business transactions for private and public companies, a broad knowledge of general corporate law, and will be expected to work on matters in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, private equity, venture capital, and commercial transactions.

The successful candidate will have demonstrated success in working with clients and colleagues on transactions; outstanding judgment; superb communication and writing skills; be self a starter with a commitment to client service, business development, and excellence; and have the desire and ability to thrive in a fast-paced yet collegial environment.

NP is a market leader in the U.S. handling mergers and acquisitions and other corporate transactions.  Our 250 corporate lawyers work collectively across multiple disciplines and geographies to help clients tackle complex transactions.  We work with a broad variety of clients across several industries, in joint ventures, mergers, sales and acquisitions ranging from millions of dollars to billions of dollars.  We take an integrated, cross-disciplinary approach to addressing client needs and we are the only law firm in Rochester that offers a global stage on which to practice. 

Please visit our website to learn more about who we are and what we do – http://www.nixonpeabody.com/mergers_and_acquisitions.

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.

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.


Associate Attorney - Corporate Practice Group (Buffalo)

Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP, a Buffalo-based law firm with over 60 lawyers (working from Buffalo, Albany and New York City), is seeking a corporate/transactional associate with 3-5 years of experience for its Buffalo, New York, office.  This candidate would work on sophisticated deals in our fast growing corporate, private equity and M&A practice group.  Our clients include leading middle market private equity, venture capital and real estate firms, independent sponsors, private and public companies, and investors.  We are one of the leading corporate transactional focused law firms based in upstate New York, and we work with clients on a national basis.  We are looking for an enthusiastic candidate looking to become part of a growing firm with a very collegial and entrepreneurial work environment.

 REQUIREMENTS

*    3-5 years of corporate/transactional law firm experience

*    NY bar membership

*    Corporate/transactional background should preferably include the skills and qualifications listed below

 SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS

*    Drafting and negotiating mergers and acquisition, private equity, and/or venture capital transaction documents;

*    Acting as a first or second chair on the purchase and sale of private companies;

 *   Ability to work independently and to prioritize workload;

*    Solid academic credentials and written and oral communication skills.

*    Enthusiastic work attitude.

Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman is a growing law firm with over 65 attorneys located in 4 offices (Buffalo, Albany, New York City and Burlington, Ontario). We rely upon and promote teamwork among staff, paralegals and attorneys to meet the expectations of our clients. We look to hire people who are excellent at what they do and have a positive attitude of serving the client’s needs. We are a firm that values a diversity of ideas and experiences in an atmosphere that is collegial, informal and open. 

If you are interested in this position please send a cover letter and resume to:

Martin L. Doster, P.E.
Chief Operating Officer
Sr. Environmental Advisor
Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP
50 Fountain Plaza, Suite 1700
Buffalo, NY 14202-2216
Phone: 716.853.5100
Fax: 716.853.5199
mdoster@lippes.com
www.lippes.com


Buffalo Municipal housing authority

The BMHA is seeking candidates for the full-time position of General Counsel.  Qualifications include a Juris Doctorate Degree from a law school of recognized standing and a license to practice as an Attorney and Counselor for the Courts of the State of New York.  Experience in public and affordable housing matters, litigation, contract negotiations, employment and labor law is preferred. 

Interested candidates are requested to submit a cover letter, resume and compensation requirements by the close of business Friday, October 6, 2017,

Buffalo Municipal Housing Authority
Human Resources Department
300 Perry Street
Buffalo, NY  14204
Attn:  Theresa Spagna, SHRM-SCP
Deputy Executive Director for Personnel

For details visit www.bmhahousing.com.   

The BMHA is an equal opportunity employer.


Business Attorney - Buffalo, NY

Bond Schoeneck & King, PLLC seeks an associate for its Business and Transactions Practice in its Buffalo Office.  Candidates must have three or more years’ experience in one or more of the following areas: 

  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Securities Regulation
  • Commercial Finance
  • Commercial Law

Outstanding academic performance and exceptional communication skills are required.

Please send resume and letter of application in confidence to hrbsk@bsk.com.  We are an EEO Employer.  


real estate attorney/paralegal

Attorney or paralegal candidate should have residential real estate experience and passion.  Must be committed to detail and customer service.  Compensation commensurate with experience.  Submit resumes to: Info@LawSaia.com


Workers' Compensation Defense Attorney

Growing Workers' Compensation Defense firm looking for an attorney to help it represent clients across the WNY/Upstate NY area.  Prior WC experience a MUST; at least 2 years preferred.  Great firm culture.  Must be an independent disciplined self-starter and technologically savvy.  Position requires attendance at hearings in Buffalo, Rochester and Syracuse.  Salary dependent on experience.  Bonus structure and 100% of health insurance premiums for individual and family included.  Of counsel inquiries welcomed.  Join us and grow with a fun, young progressive firm.  Submit cover letter, resume and WC writing sample to mday@getmad.today


Business Attorney

Barclay Damon, LLP, a 275-attorney law firm, with 33 practice offerings and eleven offices throughout New York State and the Northeast, is seeking a mid-level or senior Associate for its Buffalo office in the Business Services Practice Group with prior experience in corporate/transactional work.  The Associate attorney will assist in merger & acquisition, commercial, and other transactional work, including preparation and negotiation of acquisition agreements, and associated documents and due diligence in connection therewith. The Associate attorney will also advise clients on general corporate and business law issues and compliance matters and be involved in the development and maintenance of client relationships. 

Strong communication and negotiation skills are required. The ideal candidate will have a minimum five years of relevant experience in general business, merger & acquisition transactional work.

Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, writing sample and law school transcript in confidence to:

Recruitment Coordinator
Barclay Damon, LLP
Barclay Damon Tower
125 East Jefferson Street
Syracuse, NY 13202

Contact: Recruitment Coordinator
Email: jobs@barclaydamon.com

LOCATION(s): Buffalo

Barclay Damon is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

EEO M/F/V/H


Corporate Attorney

Barclay Damon, LLP, a 275-attorney law firm, with 33 practice offerings and eleven offices throughout New York State and the Northeast, is seeking an Associate for its Buffalo office in the Business Services Practice Group.  The Associate attorney will advise clients on corporate and business law issues and compliance matters, perform transactional work, including preparation and negotiation of agreements, opinion letters and other documents, perform related research and due diligence, and also develop and maintain client relationships. 

Strong communication and negotiation skills are required. The ideal candidate will have a minimum three years of progressively responsible experience in business and transactional services.

Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and law school transcripts in confidence to:

Recruitment Coordinator
Barclay Damon, LLP
Barclay Damon Tower
125 East Jefferson Street
Syracuse, NY 13202

Contact: Recruitment Coordinator 
Email: jobs@barclaydamon.com

Location(s): Buffalo

Barclay Damon is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
EEO M/F/V/H


Two Year Clerkships, Appellate Division, Fourth Department - Rochester, NY


seeking experienced attorney

Cordell & Cordell, P.C., a domestic litigation firm with over 100 offices across 36 states, is currently seeking an experienced attorney to work in our office in Buffalo, NY.  The candidate must be licensed to practice law in the state of New York, have a minimum of 3-5 years of litigation experience with 1st chair family law experience.  

Cordell & Cordell offers a great working environment, career opportunities and incredible benefits including: 100% employer paid insurance premiums for health, dental, orthodontia, disability and life. The firm also offers 401(k), gym membership reimbursement, ongoing educational opportunities and more. This is a wonderful opportunity to be part of a large, client and employee-centered firm.

Position Type: Full time, Salary is DOE
Contact Information:
Hamilton Hinton, Executive Recruiter
(Corporate Address, not same as position)
600 Kellwood Parkway, Suite 300
St. Louis, MO 63017
314-587-3638
hhinton@cordelllaw.com

website: www.cordellcordell.com

Please submit resumes and cover letter with salary expectations to Hamilton Hinton via email


senior manager of legal - associate corporate counsel

The Legal Department functions as a business partner to the global organization, supporting strategic initiatives by advising on business terms, by creatively problem solving business and legal issues, and by striving to minimize legal risks. The Legal Department’s door is always open to be a problem solver for anyone who needs business or legal guidance within the organization and as such the role is more than being a lawyer focusing only on legal issues. The role involves guiding the business toward its goals while mitigating legal risks. We are seeking a highly-motivated energetic hard working attorney to become a member of a small legal department. New Era offers a fast-paced, exciting legal environment that requires top-level legal counsel, excellent risk management and mitigation skills and an ability to offer counsel on a variety of business issues as well as legal issues. Each attorney is expected to quickly learn the business and understand the intricacies of the New Era global organization to thus be able to provide counsel on any business or legal matter that arises. The Associate Corporate Counsel will be working on complex domestic legal issues requiring in-depth business knowledge, excellent business sense and judgment, analytical business and legal problem solving, and a solid knowledge in general contract, corporate, operational, intellectual property and commercial matters. The role of the Associate Corporate Counsel will also handle management of and integration of all contracts into the legal department’s new contract database system. The role of the Associate Corporate Counsel will report to the Vice President of Global Legal / General Counsel, and will support New Era’s General Counsel, Deputy General Counsel, Senior Legal Counsel and Corporate Counsel, as well as New Era’s domestic business teams functioning both as part of a team and in a matrix organization.

Apply for Senior Manager Legal Assoc. Corporate Counsel using the link below:

https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=neweracap&jobId=205495&lang=en_US&source=CC3


Director legal - corporate counsel

The Legal Department functions as a business partner to the global organization, supporting strategic initiatives by advising on business terms, by creatively problem solving business and legal issues, and by striving to minimize legal risks. The Legal Department’s door is always open to be a problem solver for anyone who needs business or legal guidance within the organization and as such the role is more than being a lawyer focusing only on legal issues. The role involves guiding the business toward its goals while mitigating legal risks. We are seeking a highly-motivated energetic hard working attorney to become a member of a small legal department. New Era offers a fast-paced, exciting legal environment that requires top-level legal counsel, excellent risk management and mitigation skills and an ability to offer counsel on a variety of business issues as well as legal issues. Each attorney is expected to quickly learn the business and understand the intricacies of the New Era global organization to thus be able to provide counsel on any business or legal matter that arises. The Corporate Counsel will be working on complex domestic and international legal issues requiring in-depth business knowledge, excellent business sense and judgment, analytical business and legal problem solving, and a solid knowledge in general contract, corporate, operational, intellectual property and commercial matters. The role of the Corporate Counsel is to support New Era’s General Counsel, Deputy General Counsel and Senior Legal Counsel as well as New Era’s domestic and international business teams. The Corporate Counsel will provide this support for New Era’s US offices and all offices internationally and shall act as the international contact for day to day matters for Europe, Middle East, Japan and Korea. The role of the Corporate Counsel will report to the Vice President of Global Legal / General Counsel, and will support New Era’s General Counsel, Deputy General Counsel, Senior Legal Counsel and Corporate Counsel, as well as New Era’s domestic business teams functioning both as part of a team and in a matrix organization.

Apply for Director Legal Corporate Counsel using the link below:

https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=neweracap&jobId=205494&lang=en_US&source=CC3


Staff Attorney Position - LawNY


BAEC lAWYER rEFERRAL iNTAKE aSSISTANT - aDMINISTRATIVE/oFFICE

The applicant must have effective, personable telecommunication skills. Match callers with attorney by legal category or refer to appropriate social agency. Must be comfortable talking on telephone 5-6 hours/day to callers in need of legal help. Must know Microsoft Word. Legal experience a plus but not required. Bilingual a plus. This is a part-time position (3 days/week – flex time). Salary commensurate with experience/paid parking. Email to Elise M. Rahner


corporate tax associate

Phillips Lytle LLP’s Corporate Practice Group seeks to hire an Associate with an LLM in Taxation in addition to a Juris Doctorate.  The associate’s duties will include:  research in connection with (i) federal, state, and local income tax issues for Subchapters C and S corporations, partnerships, and tax-exempt organizations and transactions involving corporations, partnerships and tax-exempt organizations including mergers and acquisitions, equity deals, joint ventures, and real estate transactions; (ii) state and local sales and use and transfer tax compliance and transactional implications; and (iii) tax issues arising in business succession planning.  Drafting memoranda and other written work product and advising clients in connection with such research.  Strong analytical and writing skills and strong academic record preferred.  To be considered, please send a cover letter, resume, official transcript and a writing sample to Sandra E. Langs, Esq., via email at slangs@phillipslytle.com or by mail to Sandra E. Langs, Esq., Human Resources and Professional Development Director, Phillips Lytle LLP, One Canalside, 125 Main Street, Buffalo, NY  14203


tutor a student

Lawyers for Learning is a local program designed to assist our community's young people in improving their academic performance, self-esteem, and self-confidence, primarily through one-on-one tutoring.  Tutoring is open to all members of the Erie County legal community, including judges, attorneys, legal secretaries, paralegals, law students, and retirees.  Tutoring is a one-hour-per-week commitment.  You may also sign up to tutor with other colleagues if you want to share the weekly commitment. Sessions can be held any day Monday-Friday 8:00-9:00 a.m., Monday-Thursday 4:00-5:00 p.m., or Monday-Thursday 4:30-5:30 p.m.  Tutoring begins in mid-October and takes place at Buffalo School #18, 750 West Avenue in Buffalo. If you would like to volunteer to tutor a child, please  visit www.lawyersforlearning.org to submit your application. For more information or questions, please contact the Lawyers for Learning tutoring coordinator, Ashlyn Capote at amcapote@kslnlaw.com or 716-853-3801. The School 18 students greatly appreciate this program and have shared the following video to express their appreciation:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NFaexPFFvmE.