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Real Estate Associate -- Underberg & Kessler LLP (Rochester)
Underberg & Kessler seeks real estate associate admitted 3 - 6 years, with experience in commercial real estate and commercial lending. Experience with municipal finance, HUD transaction 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, NY 14604 or rjnason@underbergkessler.com. Equal Opportunity Employer

Associate Litigation Attorney -- Calihan Law PLLC (Rochester & NYC)
Assist in large civil litigation - draft pleadings and other court documents, appear in court and conduct depositions, review and analyze documents; work in Web-based document management system; witness preparation and legal research.

Excellent oral and written communication skills and analytical ability; experience in all aspects of civil litigation; computer skills, including web-based programs and databases required; excellent ability to comprehend technical documents and work closely with clients.

Please submit resume, cover letter, transcript, writing sample and references via email to Mspringer@calihanlaw.com by October 20, 2014.

Litigation Attorney -- Bond, Schoeneck & King PLLC (Rochester)
Bond, Schoeneck & King PLLC is seeking an attorney with two to six years of experience in commercial litigation to join our growing firm and become part of our sophisticated litigation practice group. This position requires an excellent skill set in legal research and writing. In addition, this position requires experience and skills in appellate work, motion practice, depositions, document production work, counseling clients and court appearances. Candidate will be required to submit academic records and writing samples. Please send a current resume and letter of application to hrbsk@bsk.com. We are an EEO Employer.

Secretary -- Mental Hygiene Legal Service (Rochester)
Secretaries provide personal and confidential secretarial services and perform other related duties for the following individual, non-judicial administrators. Chief Clerks VII, Chief Clerks VI, Directors of the Mental Health Information Service, Executive Assistants, Directors and Deputy Directors of units within the Office of Court Administration and other administrative positions of comparable responsibility.

This position will be assigned to the Rochester office. The secretary will provide support for attorneys in litigation-intensive assignments including: preparation of draft pleadings and other draft documents for attorney review; assist in finalizing motions and pleadings for submission to trial court; assist in scheduling adjournments and other interactions with trial courts; organizing discovery documents; preparation of trial books, and processing requests for payment for services involving expert witness, travel expenses and transcripts. Familiarity with Microsoft Outlook and Word Perfect X3 is desirable.

All interested persons meeting the minimum qualifications are encouraged to submit a UCS-5 Application for Employment form www.nycourts.gov/careers/UCS5.pdf and resume to:

Emmett J. Creahan, Director
Mental Hygiene Legal Service - Administrative Offices
M. Dolores Denman Courthouse
50 East Avenue, Suite 402
Rochester, NY 14604

Attorney Family Law Unit -  The Legal Aid Society of Rochester, NY
NYS Bar Admission Preferred: Provide legal representation in Monroe County Family and Supreme Courts in proceedings to obtain orders of protection, custody, child support and divorce. Bilingual skills a plus. Excellent benefits, $46,000 for admitted attorneys + DOE.

Resume and cover letter to Kathleen James, Legal Aid Society, One West Main Street, Suite 800, Rochester, NY 14614 or kjames@lasroc.org.

Title Attorney or Title Examiner -- Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC (Rochester)
Bond, Schoeneck & King PLLC is seeking an experienced commercial title attorney or title examiner for its Rochester, New York office to provide comprehensive title services, including examinations, preparation of title commitments, closing day title services, and coordinated policy issuances in agency relationships.

Expectations and Responsibilities:

  • Possess positive, goal-oriented, can-do attitude, and an ability to work cooperatively and contribute to a vibrant real estate practice group.
  • Demonstrate superior written and oral communication skills.
  • Perform job responsibilities in a timely and efficient manner with a high level of accuracy based upon procedures and processes.
  • Understand risks and liabilities of titles.
  • Examine title orders to determine the conditions of the title and insurable documents.
  • Research, analyze and explain chains of title, legal descriptions, title exceptions, and curative requirements.
  • Analyze property surveys and understand survey issues and exceptions in the context of marketability and insurability.
  • Prepare accurate and comprehensive title commitments.
  • Coordinate and manage closing day title services, including preparation of comprehensive settlement statements and loan closing statements and collection of curative requirements necessary for policy issuance.
  • Coordinate and manage timely policy issuances in agency relationships.

Qualified candidates should send a confidential letter of application and a current resume with references to hrbsk@bsk.com.

Administrator of the Erie County Assigned Counsel Program                           
Well-respected organization providing legal representation to indigent clients in criminal and family courts. Responsibilities include program development, oversight & management of 350 attorney panel; grant management & budgeting; supervision of staff of 20.

The ideal candidate will have substantial experience in the following areas: budgets and financial reporting; grant writing and management; staff management; governmental relations; computer proficiency in Excel, Access & Word.  Job requires demonstrated strong work ethic, attention to detail, the ability to work in a team environment, and superior people skills.

Admitted to practice a minimum of 10 years.  $100K+, commensurate with experience, excellent benefits.  E-mail resume, cover letter demonstrating commitment to serving persons of limited means, and references by October 23, 2014 to mwilson@assigned.orgProjected start mid- to end of January 2015.  No phone calls please.

The Assigned Counsel Program is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Commercial Real Estate Legal Assistant - Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC (Rochester)
Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC (Rochester, NY office) is seeking an experienced commercial real estate legal assistant to join our growing firm and become part of our sophisticated commercial real estate practice group.

Under general supervision and according to established policies and procedures this position is responsible for researching, reviewing and drafting of commercial real estate documents including but not limited to the preparation of closing statements, transactionchecklists, deeds, and easements. The review of title commitments and titlecuratives, coordinating intake and delivery of transaction due diligence requirements, providing memoranda of findings and overall assistance to the attorneys in preparation for closing.

The successful candidate should be a positive-minded, organized, self-starter with superior oral and written communication skills. Pride in work product, excellent interpersonal skills, and 10+ years of experience in commercial real estate are required. Experience in residential real estate cannot be used to substitute. Qualified candidates should send a confidential letter of application and a currentresume with references to hrbsk@bsk.com.  We are an EEO Employer.

Litigation Attorney - Damon Morey LLP (Buffalo)
Damon Morey seeks litigation attorney to work in a 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

U.S. Bankruptcy Judgeship Vacancy (District of New Jersey)
Chief Judge Theodore A. McKee of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit announces the application process for a bankruptcy judgeship in the District of New Jersey, seated in Newark. A bankruptcy judge is appointed to a 14-year term pursuant to 28 U.S.C. 152.

The application process is entirely automated. No paper applications will be accepted. Applications must be submitted electronically by October 22, 2014. Applications must be submitted only by the potential nominee personally. To apply, go to www.ca3.uscourts.gov for more information or call the Circuit Executive's Office at 215-597-0718.

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