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To list a career opportunity, please email a brief job description to Executive Director Katherine S. Bifaro at kbifaro@eriebar.org. The information will remain on our site for four weeks unless otherwise requested. Vacancies will also be included in an e-newsletter sent to members. 

Buffalo and Erie County Workforce Investment Board, Inc. Public Notice - legal services

The Buffalo & Erie County Workforce Investment Board, Inc. is accepting proposals for a highly qualified attorney/law firm to act as general legal counsel to provide legal services to its organization. Proposals clearly labeled RFQ for Legal Services must be postmarked or hand delivered to 726 Exchange Street, Suite 630, Buffalo, NY 14210 no later than 4:00 p.m. on Friday, December 5, 2014 in order to be considered.

Those interested in submitting a proposal may download this RFQ at www.becwib.org

Trial attorney

Trial Attorney sought to represent clients who are customers of Allstate Insurance Company, Encompass Insurance Company, and Esurance (the Company) in the defense of bodily injury liability and property damage liability lawsuits. Candidate will also represent the Company in the defense of certain uninsured/underinsured motorist claims. Juris Doctorate and member in good standing of NY State Bar. 1-5 years of litigation experience highly preferred. If interested go online to apply: http://www.allstate.com/careers.aspx

Personal Injury attorney

Growing suburban personal injury law firm seeks admitted attrorney with one to three years of personal injury experience. The ideal candidate should be a self-starter who is capable of working with limited supervision. This is an outstanding opportunity for an individual with the desire to learn the personal injury field and be trained to handle cases properly. Please submit a cover letter and resume in pdf format to peg@dietrichlawfirm.com

insurance defense attorney

Kenney Shelton Liptak Nowak LLP is seeking an attorney with up to 5 years experience in civil litigation to join our insurance defense department. The successful candidate must have experience in drafting pleadings, conducting depositions, evaluating medical records, drafting motions, and presenting oral argument in court. Trial experience preferred. Competitive salary based on experience, plus full benefits package. Please submit resume via email to Andrea at AMCaffrey@KSLNLaw.com.

Associate Attorney

Duke, Holzman, Photiadis & Gresens LLP seeks to locate an associate to support its commercial litigation practice. Duke, Holzman, Photiadis & Gresens LLP is a mid-size Buffalo, New York law firm concentrating its practice in commercial litigation and corporate matters. Candidates should preferably have at least 2 years of litigation experience and a strong interest in litigating business and construction disputes.  Interested parties should submit resumes and references to Matthew J. Beck, Esq. at 701 Seneca Street, Suite 750, Buffalo, New York 14210 or mjbeck@dhpglaw.com

staff attorney

The Legal Aid Bureau of Buffalo, Inc. seeks applicants for a Staff Attorney to work in its Civil Legal Services Unit. Initial responsibilities will focus primarily on housing matters, including tax and mortgage foreclosures. Experience in housing matters preferred. NYS Bar Admittance and proof of Good Standing are required.  Starting salary up to $57,217/year together with a competitive benefits package.  Interested applicants should forward a cover letter and resume to The Legal Aid Bureau of Buffalo, Inc. 237 Main Street, Suite 1602, Buffalo, New York 14203 Attn: Human Resources or via e-mail to resume@legalaidbuffalo.org by October 31, 2014. The Legal Aid Bureau of Buffalo, Inc. values diversity. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability. 

real estate associate

Underberg & Kessler seeks real estate associate admitted 3 - 6 years, with experience in commercial real estate and commercial lending.  Experience with municipal finance, HUD transactions and tax credit deals a plus.   We offer a competitive salary and benefits, as well as an enjoyable and professional working environment.  Reply to:  Robert Janson, Director of Operations, Underberg & Kessler LLP, 300 Bausch & Lomb Place, Rochester, New York 14604 or rjanson@underbergkessler.comEqual Opportunity Employer

plaintiff's personal injury 

Seeking motivated lawyer to work in plaintiff's personal injury practice. Compensation will be determined by work ethic and compensation will be tied to productivity. Please submit resume and writing sample, both in pdf format, for immediate consideration to zaylad12345@gmail.com


litigation attorney

Burden, Gulisano & Hickey, LLC seeks a full time associate attorney admitted in New York with 2 to 5 years of experience in insurance defense litigation. Experience in the areas of transportation law, product liability and premises liability is preferred. Applicant should have strong analytical and writing skills. Competitive salary and benefits. Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter with salary requirements and resume to: Philip M. Gulisano, 605 Brisbane Building, 403 Main Street, Buffalo, New York 14203; preferably by email at pmg@bghattorneys.com. EOE

Attorney/plaintiffs' litigation

Andrews, Bernstein, Maranto & Nicotra, PLLC seeks full time associate attorney. Experience in the areas of personal injury and no fault is preferred, but not required. Applicants must have excellent research and writing skills. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, references, and law school transcript to: Andrew J. Connelly, Esq., Andrews, Bernstein, Maranto & Nicotra, PLLC, 420 Franklin St., Buffalo, New York 14202, or by e-mail at aconnelly@wnyinjurylawyers.com. All responses will be kept confidential.

Litigation attorney

Central NY law firm is searching for an experienced Litigation Attorney to head their new Buffalo, NY office.  Candidates should have 3-5 years of litigation experience with a focus on insurance defense. Great opportunity to join a growing firm handling sophisticated litigation cases. Competitive compensation package offered. Submit your resume to Peggy Koch, to explore this opportunity in complete confidence today!

Requirements: Juris Doctorate; NYS Bar member in good standing; strong academic and professional credentials; team player with a strong work ethic.

Please send all responses to Peggy Koch, Senior Staffing Manager at pkoch@krgstaffing.com.

spanish speaking immigration staff attorney

The ECBA Volunteer Lawyers Project in Buffalo seeks a fully bilingual Spanish-English Immigration Attorney with 0 – 5 years experience. Must be fully fluent. Please do not apply otherwise; all candidates will be tested for their ability to speak Spanish fluently.

Attorney will represent detainees in immigration court at the Buffalo Federal Detention Facility in Batavia under a five-month contract which will provide government-funded representation for noncitizens facing deportation.  It is hoped, but uncertain at this time, that the position will turn into a permanent position.

For full details and application instructions, click here

For further information about VLP, please visit www.ecbavlp.com

Trusts, estates and elder law attorney

Downtown Buffalo, NY law firm is searching for an experienced Trusts, Estates and Elder Law Attorney to join their practice on a full-time, direct hire basis.  Growing, mid-sized firm is looking to expand the size of their current practice group. Qualified candidates will have between 5 and 7 years of related experience.   Individuals should be knowledgeable in the areas of estate planning and administration including preparing trust agreements and wills and handling probate proceedings.  Experience handling complex estate planning for owners of private businesses and other high net worth individuals is also required

Applications must have excellent academic credentials, outstanding writing skills and be in good standing with the NYS Bar. Compensation will be commensurate with experience. Submit your confidential resume to Peggy Koch at pkoch@krgstaffing.com to be considered for this opportunity.

hospital legal counsel

BryLin Behavioral Health System seeks qualified candidates for the Hospital’s Legal Counsel.  Qualifications for employment include a J.D. from an ABA Accredited Law School, admittance to the NYS Bar and 0-2 year’s experience.  Background in a Healthcare setting required.  The candidate will be responsible for the management of legal/compliance requirements, Risk Management as well as overseeing all Quality initiatives of the Hospital. 

Salary commensurate with experience.  Competitive benefit package.

Applicants should submit cover letter, resume, references and salary requirements to jbixler@brylin.com

associate attorney

Medium size downtown Buffalo law firm seeks Associate Attorney. The successful candidate will have 2-5 years experience and superior writing and interpersonal skills. Practice areas include defense litigation and family law. The work environment is dynamic and this position presents an excellent career opportunity. Please send resumes to: mail@eriebar.org.

Criminal appellate attorney

Prestigious Buffalo, NY law firm seeks experienced Attorney for its Appellate Practice Area.

Responsibilities include: research, writing & preparing appeals in various multi-jurisdictional cases; presenting and arguing appeals in various court jurisdictions.

Must have at least 4 years’ experience with appeal preparation and arguments. Must be licensed to practice in NY. Ideal candidate will have Federal or State court clerkship experience and admittance. Excellent writing and legal analytical skills required.

Our firm is a dynamic firm with a comprehensive client focus & a reputation for our commitment to excellence.

Competitive compensation package. Send resume, references and salary requirements to: HR Dept, Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria LLP; 42 Delaware Ave. Suite 120; Buffalo, NY 14202.  Or email hrdept@lglaw.com.

Litigation Attorney

Damon Morey seeks litigation attorney to work in medical malpractice group.  Attorney should have a minimum of 5 years litigation experience with medical malpractice experience preferred but not required.  Excellent law school credentials and NYS bar admission required.  Please send resumes to Damon Morey LLP, 200 Delaware Avenue, Suite 1200, Buffalo, New York  14202, Attn:  Human Resources or mdalton@damonmorey.com.