Job Opportunities

Title Senior Counsel, Litigation
LocationNYC or Washington, DC
Job Information

Job Title: Senior Counsel, Litigation

Department: U.S. Programs

The Role:

The Senior Counsel, Litigation will report directly and serve as a thought partner to the Senior Director, Litigation and will assist in managing the Center’s U.S. litigation strategy as well as serve as a mentor and strategic leader on the litigation team. In addition, the Senior Counsel will directly participate in impact litigation on reproductive rights and justice issues in federal and state courts around the country. The Center’s high-profile and fast-paced litigation often involves novel legal claims, and our groundbreaking cases have changed the law and improved the lives of women throughout the U.S.

For more information and to apply, click the link below:

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Title Global Finance Associate, Nixon Peabody
LocationBoston, Chicago, or NYC
Job Information

Our Global Finance Practice Group is seeking to hire an associate to join our Boston, NYC or Chicago offices. The ideal candidate will have approximately two to three years’ experience at a large law firm representing domestic and international banks and other financial institutions in a wide range of leveraged transactions. Strong financial, analytical, drafting and negotiation skills and an ability to work independently, with direct client contact, is important.

For more information and to apply, click the link below:

Job Description – Global Finance Associate – BOS NYC CHI 4820-0972-5280 v.2



Title Associate Counsel – Claims & Litigation
LocationPA
Job Information

Port Authority is seeking an Associate Counsel – Claims & Litigation to represent Port Authority as the attorney of record in civil, labor, criminal and administrative matters; provide legal advice and counsel to Authority personnel; provide legal services and counseling regarding internal and external legal matters.

 

Essential Functions:

  • Provide proactive and effective legal representation for Port Authority and its officers and employees in a wide range of legal matters, including personal injury, property damage, unemployment compensation and contractual claims.
  • Prepare legal documents including pleadings, discovery responses, motions, etc., as litigation needs dictate.
  • Interview witnesses, parties, etc. for the development of facts relative to matters asserted against Port Authority or by Port Authority, as the issue or issues dictate.
  • Draft, review, analyze and interpret legal documents, including civil complaints, answers, discovery matters, contracts, construction documents, etc.

 

Job requirements include:

  • Degree of Juris Doctorate and membership in good standing of the Pennsylvania Bar.
  • Valid Pennsylvania License to Practice Law.
  • Minimum of three (3) years substantive experience in civil litigation with emphasis on discovery, trial preparation and trial of civil matters, including personal injury and property damage cases, in the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County or comparable forum.
  • Admission to Pennsylvania State Courts.
  • Admission to U. S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Pennsylvania and Federal Rules of Civil and Appellate Procedure and applicable statutes.
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze issues and communicate legal advice, both in written and oral form, to non-lawyers.
  • Demonstrated ability in the use of Windows, Microsoft Word, Outlook and Westlaw legal research software.
  • Professional and effective communication skills.

 

Preferred attributes:

  • Experience prosecuting and defending litigation matters on behalf of a Pennsylvania government agency or Pennsylvania municipal entity.

We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package.  Interested candidates should forward a cover letter (with salary requirements) and resume to:

 

Amy Giammanco

Employment Department

345 Sixth Avenue, 3rd Floor

Pittsburgh, PA 15222-2527

AGiammanco@portauthority.org

EOE

 



Title Insurance Defense Attorney
LocationAlbany, NY
Job Information

Rivkin Radler LLP is seeking an Insurance Defense associate with at least 5 years of experience in general defense litigation in areas such as employment, wage and hour, general liability and professional liability among others to join their Albany and/or their Poughkeepsie, NY offices. EOE

Requirements:

  • Demonstrate and have experience in analyzing case issues, communicating regularly with claims professionals, understanding of claims reporting requirements/document communication and assist in resolving cases efficiently;
  • Experience in reviewing claim files, preparing pleadings, conducting depositions, and motion practice

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