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Special Counsel for Ethics, Risk & Compliance

ALBANY, NEW YORK

JOB SUMMARY:

•Create and implement an Ethics, Risk and Compliance system tailored to the needs of NYS Agencies

•As a part of senior management, study and learn agency business and operations as well as gain understanding of regulatory environment

•Create a system for the agency to avoid waste, fraud and abuse and ensure statutory and regulatory compliance

•Work closely with agency Commissioner and General Counsel to realign and/or centralize certain common activities, and develop best practices

•Liaise with counterparts across other agencies and in the Executive Chamber

Desired Skills and Experience:

•J.D required; admission to New York State Bar

•Minimum of 8 years of legal experience; Prefer experience in compliance, ethics, investigations, or law enforcement

•Must have high integrity and excellent judgment along with an understanding of generally accepted principles, standards, and techniques used for identifying and managing ethics, risks and compliance

•Demonstrated excellent written and oral communication skills

•Must have exceptional organizational skills, attention to detail and independent follow through

•Ability to learn quickly, synthesize input from a variety of sources, and think critically and strategically about ethics, risk and compliance

All resume submissions can be sent to Jennifer.nazario@ogs.ny.edu


 

Progressive Insurance

Insurance Defense Trial Attorney -  Yonkers, NY  

Join our collaborative team of dedicated individuals-and love what you do. 
Why Progressive? We’re an organization that celebrates and rewards hard work each and every day, with a goal of being a company people can trust. 

As a member of our insurance defense litigation team, you will be providing legal representation to Progressive insureds and/or to the Progressive Insurance Companies before courts and arbitration panels in all aspects of litigation. Handling your own cases from beginning to end, you will also prepare legal pleadings, motions, statements, trial briefs and be involved in negotiating settlements. You will work closely with our customers and claims team to ensure all appropriate defenses are leveraged to reach positive outcomes.

To apply: send resume to hdogias1@progressive.com


 

POSITION:  Entry Level Insurance Defense Lawyer

Seeking entry level associate to join our boutique general practice firm.  Attorney’s responsibilities will include court appearances, conducting depositions, drafting of documents, and eventually overall case management for a caseload. Resumes and salary requirements should be sent to jmiller@millerleiby.com

Firm Info: http://millerleiby.com/
Jeffrey Miller Info: http://www.millerleiby.com/jeffrey/
Doron Leiby Info: http://millerleiby.com/doron/


 

POSITION: LEGAL SECRETARY

Busy AV rated trial firm seeks hard working, mature legal secretary with good computer skills. Duties include typing and filing of legal documents, transcribing dictation, utilizing and updating case management software, data entry and occasional phone coverage. Must be proficient in Microsoft Word and must type a minimum of 50wpm.  Bilingual Spanish a plus. Salary commensurate with experience. Email resumes and references to abonina@medlaw1.com

 


 

POSITION :ATTORNEY

Seeking a Court Attorney with excellent research and writing skills; with a minimum of two years civil litigation experience; motivated and amiable; detail oriented; and with a demonstrated interest in equal justice.  APPLICATION BY EMAIL ONLY.  Please send as PDF attachments cover letter addressed to Hon. Richard J. Montelione, Brooklyn Civil Court, 141 Livingston Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201, resume and two writing samples to: CourtAttorneyApplication@GMail.com.  Salary approximately $71,000.


POSITION:  Part-time Office Assistant required.  

DETAILS:   Must have office experience including Microsoft and Outlook.  Good written and oral skills.  Good customer service skills. $20 per hour

CONTACT:  Barton L. Slavin, Esq.  Slavin & Slavin, Esqs. 450 Seventh Avenue, 33rd floor  New York, NY  10123-3300  (Between 34th / 35th Streets)  Tel:   212-233-1010  Tel:   646-233-0656  Fax:  646-257-2206 Barton@NYCAttorneys.com


 

LEGAL FELLOWSHIP

 

This full-time position is available with a leading litigation boutique law firm located in Brooklyn near to public transportation.  If an option, we will assist you in applying for fellowship or academic credits.  Areas of practice include litigation, intellectual property, real property, and contracts; substantive experience is a plus.  Responsibilities include legal research, writing, IP drafting, client intake, participating in settlement conferences, court filings, and performance of general clerical functions incidental to the practice of law.  Fellow is expected to commit to the internship for at least five months (preferably longer).

 

In addition to learning the practice of law, you will have fun!  We work hard and play hard, so it’s important that you are similarly collegiate.  Please be ready to learn, professional, punctual, smart, wise, well-spoken, well-written, hard-working, and humorous.  This will be a great learning experience for the right candidate who is interested in learning the ins and outs of law firm practice.  To apply, one must forward a resume, writing sample, law transcript, and cover letter.  Thanks and we look forward to working with you.  NOTE: fellow will need to have his/her own laptop.

 

CONTACT:  Please email required materials to: info@sewellnylaw.com.  No agencies or phone calls please.


 

POSITION: part time summer associate. My practice focuses on small business law, including; entity establishment, corporate governance, contracts and transactions, and basic employment issues. You will have

DETAILS: Practice focuses on small business law, including; entity establishment, corporate governance, contracts and transactions, and basic employment issues. You will have opportunity to shadow me and learn about the client-facing side of the law, sharpen your drafting and research skills and learn more about business law. An ideal candidate for this position will have an interest in business law and entrepreneurship, and will have taken at least 1-2 relevant courses. Most importantly, candidates should be self-motivated and interested in doing something creative with their legal education. A background or interest in the arts is a plus.

CONTACT: Please email a 1 page cover letter and a 1-2 page resume in PDF form to jenny@jennyodegard.com with the phrase “summer associate” in the subject line.

 


 

ADR Administrator
Brooklyn Courthouse – 225 Cadman Plaza East
Salary range: $85,008 – $102,917, commensurate with education and experience.

The United States District Court has an opening for the position of ADR Administrator based at the Brooklyn Courthouse. The ADR Administrator plans, develops and implements the court-annexed alternative dispute resolution program (ADR) for the court. Assists with formulating policies and procedures related to the ADR-Mediation Program and works with Judges, Clerk of Court, committees of the Court and advisory groups in rules and procedures designed to achieve ADR related court goals. For more information and how to apply please go to: https://www.nyed.uscourts.gov/content/adr-administrator

USDC, EDNY Human Resources
718-613-2335


 

 

 

Date Added: January 5, 2015

Job Description: Associate Attorney Position, 5 plus years experience representing plaintiffs in construction site accidents with strong writing skills.

Contact: Glenn Verchick, Esq. 212-601-9700


Lawyer – Insurance Defense [Premises/Labor Law]

Miller, Leiby and Associates, P.C. [formerly Jeffrey Miller & Associates, P.C.], a growing and expanding law firm, seeks an insurance defense attorney with not less than seven years of experience in all aspects of Insurance Defense litigation focused on premises liability and labor law matters. Attorney will be expected to handle all aspects of litigation

http://www.millerleiby.com/ is a boutique firm with a diversified practice. Associates will be afforded opportunities to develop a wide array of skills and practice areas.

Please forward a resume and cover letter with salary requirements attached to jmiller@millerleiby.com.

Miller, Leiby & Associates, P.C.
32 Broadway | 13th Floor | New York, NY 10004
Tel: 212.227.4200 | Fax: 212.504.8369 | MillerLeiby.com


 

Date added: November 12, 2014

Job Description:  Associate “legal resident” for NYC estate planning, Surrogate Court, and litigation firm.  1-3 years experience.  Salary contingent on experience.  Send cover letter, resume, transcript and writing sample as directed below.

Contact information:  Send required materials to alison@besunderlaw.com

 


 

Date added: November 12, 2014

Job Description:  Administrative Assistant to provide general administrative support for one attorney with busy NYC estate planning, Surrogate Court and litigation practice.  1-5 years experience.  Salary contingent on experience.  Send cover letter and resume by email.

Contact information:

alison@besunderlaw.com


 

Date added: October 28, 2014

Job Description: Matrimonial Associate for Bay Ridge Law Firm.  1-3 years experience.  Salary negotiable depending on experience.  Send Cover letter and resume to email address below.

Contact information: Send cover letter and resume to R. Branda at rbranda@carusobranda.com.  Telephone # 718-680-5778


 

Date Added: July 22, 2014

Job Description: Looking for a new associate to manage a boutique Probate and Administration/Estate Planning Law Firm on Court Street.  1-2 years of experience in these areas required.  Send  resume and cover to email address below. Starting salary is between 40-50k, doe. Laptop and Notary license will be required.

Contact Information: markfriedmanlaw@aol.com

 


 Date added: September 10, 2014

Friends:

I am looking for an attorney with at least five years of quality plaintiff’s personal injury experience.

The candidate must be well versed in the Labor Law, products liability, MVA and general negligence.

Contact: Gregory Cannata cannata@cannatalaw.com


 

 

Solo employee benefits and tax attorney in Brooklyn Metrotech area seeks experienced paralegal/assistant for approx. 30 hours per week. Some flexibility with schedule.    Please email resume & cover letter to:  brenaud@renaudpllc.com.  No agencies or phone calls please.

LEGAL FELLOWSHIP

 

This full-time position is available with a leading litigation boutique law firm located in Brooklyn near to public transportation.  If an option, we will assist you in applying for fellowship or academic credits.  Areas of practice include litigation, intellectual property, real property, and contracts; substantive experience is a plus.  Responsibilities include legal research, writing, IP drafting, client intake, participating in settlement conferences, court filings, and performance of general clerical functions incidental to the practice of law.  Fellow is expected to commit to the internship for at least five months (preferably longer).

 

In addition to learning the practice of law, you will have fun!  We work hard and play hard, so it’s important that you are similarly collegiate.  Please be ready to learn, professional, punctual, smart, wise, well-spoken, well-written, hard-working, and humorous.  This will be a great learning experience for the right candidate who is interested in learning the ins and outs of law firm practice.  To apply, one must forward a resume, writing sample, law transcript, and cover letter.  Thanks and we look forward to working with you.  NOTE: fellow will need to have his/her own laptop.

 

CONTACT:  Please email required materials to: info@sewellnylaw.com.  No agencies or phone calls please.

Barton L. Slavin, Esq. Slavin & Slavin, Esqs.450 Seventh Avenue, 33rd floor New York, NY  10123-3300 (Between 34th / 35th Streets) Tel:   212-233-1010 Tel:   646-233-0656 Fax:  646-257-2206Barton@NYCAttorneys.com

 

Seeking a Court Attorney with excellent research and writing skills; with a minimum of two years civil litigation experience; motivated and amiable; detail oriented; and with a demonstrated interest in equal justice.  APPLICATION BY EMAIL ONLY.  Please send as PDF attachments cover letter addressed to Hon. Richard J. Montelione, Brooklyn Civil Court, 141 Livingston Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201, resume and two writing samples to: CourtAttorneyApplication@GMail.com.  Salary approximately $71,000.

Busy AV rated trial firm seeks hard working, mature legal secretary with good computer skills. Duties include typing and filing of legal documents, transcribing dictation, utilizing and updating case management software, data entry and occasional phone coverage. Must be proficient in Microsoft Word and must type a minimum of 50wpm.  Bilingual Spanish a plus. Salary commensurate with experience. Email resumes and references to abonina@medlaw1.com

Entry Level Insurance Defense Lawyer Seeking entry level associate to join our boutique general practice firm.  Attorney’s responsibilities will include court appearances, conducting depositions, drafting of documents, and eventually overall case management for a caseload.  Resumes and salary requirements should be sent to jmiller@millerleiby.com Firm Info: http://millerleiby.com/
Jeffrey Miller Info: http://www.millerleiby.com/jeffrey/
Doron Leiby Info: http://millerleiby.com/doron/

 

Progressive Insurance Insurance Defense Trial Attorney –  Yonkers, NY  Join our collaborative team of dedicated individuals-and love what you do. Why Progressive? We’re an organization that celebrates and rewards hard work each and every day, with a goal of being a company people can trust. As a member of our insurance defense litigation team, you will be providing legal representation to Progressive insureds and/or to the Progressive Insurance Companies before courts and arbitration panels in all aspects of litigation. Handling your own cases from beginning to end, you will also prepare legal pleadings, motions, statements, trial briefs and be involved in negotiating settlements. You will work closely with our customers and claims team to ensure all appropriate defenses are leveraged to reach positive outcomes.
To apply: send resume to hdogias1@progressive.com

 

Special Counsel for Ethics, Risk & Compliance

ALBANY, NEW YORK

 

 

JOB SUMMARY:

•Create and implement an Ethics, Risk and Compliance system tailored to the needs of NYS Agencies

•As a part of senior management, study and learn agency business and operations as well as gain understanding of regulatory environment

•Create a system for the agency to avoid waste, fraud and abuse and ensure statutory and regulatory compliance

•Work closely with agency Commissioner and General Counsel to realign and/or centralize certain common activities, and develop best practices

•Liaise with counterparts across other agencies and in the Executive Chamber

Desired Skills and Experience:

•J.D required; admission to New York State Bar

•Minimum of 8 years of legal experience; Prefer experience in compliance, ethics, investigations, or law enforcement

•Must have high integrity and excellent judgment along with an understanding of generally accepted principles, standards, and techniques used for identifying and managing ethics, risks and compliance

•Demonstrated excellent written and oral communication skills

•Must have exceptional organizational skills, attention to detail and independent follow through

•Ability to learn quickly, synthesize input from a variety of sources, and think critically and strategically about ethics, risk and compliance